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Featured Hostels in Delhi

Minimalist Poshtel and Suites
3.5 out of 5
T-47, Hauz Khas Village, Deer Park, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, New Delhi
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs2,500 per night from 11 Oct to 12 Oct

Located in Hauz Khas Village, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Siri Fort Auditorium, Qutub Minar and Sarojini Nagar Market. Jawaharlal Nehru University ...

Minimalist Poshtel and Suites
HOMESTAY
2 out of 5
Church Rd, New Delhi, DL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs400 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep

Located in Kashmere Gate, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Gurudwara Sis Ganj Temple, Chandni Chowk and Red Fort. Jama Masjid and Majnu ka Tilla are also ...

HOMESTAY
PodStop Delhi
1.5 out of 5
3 Sant Nagar, East Of Kailash, New Delhi, Delhi
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs1,155 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep

Situated in New Delhi, this hostel is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Coronation Park and 2.3 mi (3.6 km) from Bhalswa Golf Course. Majnu ka Tilla and University of Delhi ...

4.3/5Excellent! (4 reviews)
Low cost stay at Delhi

"Okay"…"

Reviewed on 22 Dec 2018

PodStop Delhi

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Bunkin Hostel
1 out of 5
C59B, Block C, Kalkaji, New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs1,344 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep

Located in Kalkaji, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Kalkaji Mandir, Lotus Temple and Fortis Escorts Heart Institute. Jamia Millia Islamia is 2.2 mi (3.5 ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Good clean room and bed

"Amazing experience"…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Bunkin Hostel
Moustache Delhi
1.5 out of 5
D-920, New Friends Colony, New Delhi, Delhi
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs1,567 per night from 8 Oct to 9 Oct

Located in New Friends Colony, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, Jamia Millia Islamia and Lotus Temple. Nizamuddin Dargah ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Awesome hostel, brilliant stay

"This hotel was great with friendly staff and clean rooms"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Moustache Delhi
New King by Backpackers Heaven
2 out of 5
Ramdwara Road, New Delhi
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs800 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep

Located in Paharganj, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Gole Market and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. Jama Masjid and Jantar Mantar are also within 2 miles (3 km). ...

4.4/5Excellent! (44 reviews)
Hidden in the heart of delhi

"Tricky bit is trying to find it for the first time. It’s challenging, you may need to ask. Regular hostel inside though."…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

New King by Backpackers Heaven
LetsBunk Poshtel
2 out of 5
T40 Hauz Khas Village, T40 HAUZ KHAS VILLAGE, New Delhi, DELHI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs2,000 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep

Located in Hauz Khas Village, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Siri Fort Auditorium, Qutub Minar and Sarojini Nagar Market. Jawaharlal Nehru University ...

4.1/5Very Good! (14 reviews)

"The warm shower lasted for 1 min before it became cold...room and sheets seem a little dirty."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

LetsBunk Poshtel
Amigos India
1 out of 5
Chattarpur Enclave, New Delhi
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs1,799 per night from 8 Oct to 9 Oct

Situated in New Delhi, this hostel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Qutub Minar, Lodhi Garden and Lotus Temple. ISKCON Temple and National Museum are also within 9 ...

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"Amazing staff and people! Really helpful when needed. Lots of positive vibes :) Food was also so tasteful!"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2020

Amigos India
AROMATIC @ CITY CENTER
2 out of 5
43 - Panchkuian Road, Opp Pillar 8, R.K Ashram Metro, Connaught Palace, New Delhi, Delhi
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Located in Paharganj, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk and Red Fort. Lodhi Garden and Humayun's Tomb are also within 6 mi (10 ...

AROMATIC @ CITY CENTER
Himalayan Hostel
2 out of 5
1663-64 Ground Floor Main Bazaar, Paharganj, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R.
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Located in Paharganj, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Gole Market, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib and Jama Masjid. Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and Chandni Chowk are ...

4.2/5Very Good! (22 reviews)
Better options than this place

"I have stayed in much more nice hotels than this in Delhi and India. Very noisy guests and traffic. Staff was disrespectful."…"

Reviewed on 2 Sep 2019

Himalayan Hostel
goStops Delhi (Stops Hostel Delhi)
2 out of 5
4/23B Asaf Ali Road, Daryaganj, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi, Delhi
The price is Rs1,499 per night from 30 Sep to 1 Oct

Located in Old Delhi, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Raj Ghat and Jama Masjid. Red Fort and Chandni Chowk are also within 2 miles (3 km). Chawri Bazar ...

3.2/5 (5 reviews)
Super séjour

"Parfait! A 10 mètres du métro. Très propre, le ménage est faut tous les jours du sol au plafond. L'espace commun est tres agréable et super pour rencontrer du monde. Le personnel est très gentil."…"

Reviewed on 21 Dec 2018

goStops Delhi (Stops Hostel Delhi)
Zostel South Delhi
2.5 out of 5
103, Shanti Kunj Main Rd, Sector D, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, Delhi
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Located in Vasant Kunj, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Fortis Hospital and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Qutub Minar. Nelson Mandela Road and Jawaharlal Nehru University ...

Zostel South Delhi
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Holiday Inn New Delhi International Airport

Holiday Inn New Delhi International Airport

5 out of 5
Asset Area 12, Hospitality District, Aero City, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R
The price is Rs1,999 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,006 reviews)

"Great service-pretty close to igi airport,shuttle service good"…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep 2020

Holiday Inn New Delhi International Airport
Hyatt Regency Delhi

Hyatt Regency Delhi

5 out of 5
Bhikaiji Cama Place Ring Road, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R
The price is Rs5,100 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep
4.1/5Very Good! (601 reviews)

"Great service, friendly staff, very clean, the in-house WhatsApp service is spot on and bespoked - was helpful to get a taxi booked and waiting for you as you arrive from your room to the lobby."…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb 2020

Hyatt Regency Delhi
Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport

Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport

5 out of 5
Near Mahipalpur Extension NH 8, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R
The price is Rs2,988 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep
4.2/5Very Good! (989 reviews)

"Beautiful environment and a complimentory business class upgrade..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Sep 2020

Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in Delhi, one of its 16 hostels might be a great option for you. No two hostels look identical, but these dorm-style accommodation options all feature the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social atmosphere

Hostels are a great way to stay in Delhi for a lower cost, so you can save your money for sightseeing. You can check out the temples and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Delhi?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you're discovering new places, so here's a little information about the local climate:

  • The hottest months are typically May and June, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 32° C and night-time temperatures average 6° C
  • April-June: 40° C is the daytime average and 17° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 36° C and night-time averages are around 22° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 34° C during the day and 6° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 29 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Delhi?

Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might like these places to visit:

Top Sights
  • Red Fort
  • Humayun's Tomb
  • Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple
Natural Features
  • Lodhi Garden
  • Shanti Vana
  • Talkatora Garden
Cultural Attractions
  • National Museum
  • Malliah Memorial Theater Craft Museum
  • Art Heritage Gallery

Generally, Delhi is known for its:

  • Temples
  • Cultural attractions
  • Shopping
  • Historical sites
  • Architecture
  • Gardens
  • Museums
  • Archaeological sites
  • Art

How to Get to Delhi and Around the Area

You can fly into the nearest airport in Delhi (DEL-Indira Gandhi Intl.), 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from the city centre. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transport to get around. You can access metro transport at Rajiv Chowk Station, Barakhamba Road Station and New Delhi Metro Station. To explore more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at New Delhi Shivaji Bridge Station, New Delhi Station or New Delhi Tilak Bridge Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Delhi?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your budget for sightseeing. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its temples and historic sites.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget prices and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Delhi?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These ones have the highest reviews from our customers and might be a good place to start: Minimalist Poshtel and Suites - Property features include free WiFi, free parking and a 24-hour front desk. HOMESTAY - Close to public transport, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Kashmere Gate Station. Property features include free WiFi, free parking and a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find showers in all rooms. PodStop Delhi - Property features include free WiFi, free parking and a rooftop terrace. Rooms come with showers and linens. Bunkin Hostel - Property features include free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. Rooms come with showers, free toiletries and lockers. Moustache Delhi - Located within a 20-minute walk of Fortis Escorts Heart Institute and Jamia Millia Islamia. You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a rooftop terrace. You’ll find lockers and linens in all rooms.
How many hostels will I be able to find in Delhi?
If you’re searching for a low-cost place to stay in Delhi, one of Expedia’s 41 hostels could be a great choice for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Delhi?
Good weather’s always better when you’re discovering new places, so here’s some information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually May and June, with an average temperature of 31°C, while the coldest months are January and December, with an average of 16°C. Average annual precipitation for Delhi is 782 inches.
What is there to see and do in Delhi?
Generally, Delhi is known for its temples, historical sites and architecture. Major attractions include Jama Masjid, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib and Chandni Chowk. Get out into nature with places such as Lodhi Garden, Shanti Vana and Garden of Five Senses. Cultural attractions include Rashtrapati Bhavan, Siri Fort Auditorium and National Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Delhi while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Delhi on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Delhi (DEL-Indira Gandhi Intl.), located 10.1 mi (16.2 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you might want to use public transport during your trip. Take advantage of metro transport at Rajiv Chowk Station, Barakhamba Road Station and New Delhi Metro Station. To see more of the area, take a train from New Delhi Shivaji Bridge Station, New Delhi Station or New Delhi Tilak Bridge Station.