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Check Out 8 Of Asia's Coolest Hostels From $6/Night—Splurge On Experiences, Not Hotels!

Check Out 8 Of Asia's Coolest Hostels From $6/Night—Splurge On Experiences, Not Hotels!

Hostels provide travelers incredible opportunities to socialize in swanky environments at a fraction of the price of hotels. While some people may associate hostels with questionable conditions, hostels today have improved their amenities significantly due to the amount of increased competition. We've rounded up a few of our favorite hostels in Asia with prices starting at just $6 per bed per night—sure there's cheaper ones out there, but they might not offer the same perks. If you're a traveler who would rather spend money on experiences instead of accommodations, check out these fabulous hostels!


Bangkok Bed and Bike
Bangkok, Thailand

This hostel carries a 2-star rating and offers a super cool vibe, daily breakfast, and WiFi, and is located just outside the hustle and bustle of Thailand's capital city. Perfect for travelers seeking walking or biking tours—available both day and night—the Bangkok Bed and Bike takes the cake for cool amenities and incredible customer service. 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

bangkok bed and bike

Sample trip dates: August 22 – 23, 2018
Price per night: $14

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Beimen Wow Poshotel
Taipei, Taiwan

Boasting a 2-star rating, this hostel provides an incredible location, a unique design, plenty of comfy shared spaces, breakfast, and an international staff. Take advantage of the programs this hostel participates in that encourages language and cultural learning. 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

beimem wow poshotel taipei taiwan

Sample trip dates: August 1 – 2, 2018
Price per night: $18

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Good Vibes Bungalows
Gili Tranwangan, Indonesia

Enjoy private accommodations in an elevated bungalow at the Good Vibes Bungalows—which boasts a location just ten minutes from the beach. Overnight guests can enjoy complimentary breakfast, WiFi, and views of the jungle. 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

good vibes bungalow

Sample trip dates: July 24 – 25, 2018
Price per night: $50

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Happynest Inspiring Hostel
Chiang Rai, Thailand

Large, cozy spaces, modern architecture, and a twist of traditional Thai inspiration, await guests to the Happynest Inspiring Hostel in Chiang Mai. Offering a variety of stylish and sleek accommodations, visitors will not be disappointed by this beautiful hostel. 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

happynest inspiring hostel chiang mai thailand

Sample trip dates: August 13 – 14, 2018
Price per night: $10

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Bread and Jam Hostel
Kuta, Indonesia

Mixed dorms, female dorms, private rooms, and capsules await overnight guests to the Bread and Jam Hostel. Complimentary breakfast, WiFi, and towels are provided by the hostel staff. And in case you were wondering, Kuta Beach is less than one mile from this hostel. 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

bread and jam hostel kuta bali

Sample trip dates: August 13 – 14, 2018
Price per night: $8

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Memory Hostel
Da Nang, Vietnam

If you're looking for an affordable hostel filled with incredible Vietnamese decor, look no further than the Memory Hostel. Female dorms, mixed dorms, and romantic double rooms are available to overnight guests in addition to a rooftop bar. 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

memory hostel da nang vietnam

Sample trip dates: July 25 26, 2018
Price per night: $6

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Yim Huai Khwang
Bangkok, Thailand

This colorful hostel provides a quiet haven from bustling Bangkok. Two large common rooms, WiFi, complimentary shower amenities and a fabulous location close to night markets and shopping await overnight guests to the Yim Huai Khwang hostel. 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

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Sample trip dates: July 16 – 17, 2018
Price per night: $11

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Piece Hostel
Kyoto, Japan

Japan is a notoriously expensive destination. Thankfully, the 2-star Piece Hostel is able to provide incredible accommodations, breakfast, and a fantastic location at insanely low prices. Offering spacious common rooms and a minimalistic approach, this hostel is perfect for active travelers and those looking to explore Japan beyond Tokyo. 4.5/5 on TripAdvisor

piece hostel kyoto

Sample trip dates: June 12 – 13, 2018
Price per night: $25

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