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New King by Backpackers Heaven
2 out of 5
Ramdwara Road, New Delhi
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs612 per night from 17 Apr to 18 Apr
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
Minimalist Poshtel and Suites
2 out of 5
T-47, Hauz Khas Village, Deer Park, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, New Delhi
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The price is Rs2,699 per night from 19 Apr to 20 Apr
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
Bunk Hostel Delhi
2 out of 5
22/1 Main Bazar Rd, New Delhi, DL
The price is Rs754 per night from 17 Apr to 18 Apr
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 ...
3.3/5 (3 reviews)
"This property ignored me when I needed to make a booking change. This is unacceptable in the hotel business. If you are considering staying here, beware."

Reviewed on 13 Jan 2020

Bunk Hostel Delhi
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A sleepy Fox
2 out of 5
B-13 2nd Floor, Kailash Colony, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R.
The price is Rs740 per night from 17 Apr to 18 Apr
Located in Greater Kailash, this hostel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from ISKCON Temple and within 3 miles (5 km) of Lotus Temple and Siri Fort Auditorium. Fortis Escorts ...
A sleepy Fox
Moustache Delhi
1.5 out of 5
D-920, New Friends Colony, New Delhi, Delhi
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The price is Rs1,206 per night from 23 Apr to 24 Apr
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 ...
4.8/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)
Nice for friends or solo
"Good stay. Easy to locate"

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2020

Moustache Delhi
Zostel South Delhi
2 out of 5
103, Shanti Kunj Main Rd, Sector D, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, Delhi
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The price is Rs5,000 per night from 17 Apr to 18 Apr
Located in Vasant Kunj, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Fortis Hospital and 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Qutub Minar. Nelson Mandela Road and Jawaharlal Nehru University ...
Zostel South Delhi
Joey's Hostel
2 out of 5
1/49 Lalita Park, Laxmi Nagar, Main Vikas Marg, New Delhi, Delhi
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The price is Rs1,042 per night from 17 Apr to 18 Apr
Situated in New Delhi, this hostel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Laxmi Nagar and within 3 miles (5 km) of Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple and Pragati Maidan. Kabuli ...
4.6/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
"Awesome hostel, full of lovely people who want to make you feel at home! There is always events going and guides waiting to show you on some amazing tours. Best stay in dheli"

Reviewed on 21 May 2019

Joey's Hostel
Haveli Hostel
2 out of 5
H- 70, Hosiyarpur, Sector 51, Noida, Uttar Pradesh
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The price is Rs600 per night from 17 Apr to 18 Apr
Situated in Noida, this hostel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Atta Market, Worlds of Wonder and Noida Film City. Great India Place and KidZania Delhi NCR are also ...
Haveli Hostel
PodStop Delhi
1.5 out of 5
3 Sant Nagar, East Of Kailash, New Delhi, Delhi
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The price is Rs1,650 per night from 21 Apr to 22 Apr
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
goSTOPS Delhi
2 out of 5
4/23B Asaf Ali Road, Daryaganj, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi, Delhi
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The price is Rs1,089 per night from 17 Apr to 18 Apr
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
LetsBunk Poshtel
2 out of 5
T40 Hauz Khas Village, T40 HAUZ KHAS VILLAGE, New Delhi, DELHI
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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
Madpackers Delhi
2 out of 5
S39-A, 3rd Floor, Panchsheel Park South, Panchsheel Park, New Delhi, Delhi
The price is Rs1,575 per night from 21 Apr to 22 Apr
Situated in the shopping district, this hostel is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Siri Fort Auditorium and 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Qutub Minar. Select CITYWALK and Max Super ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
"Had a great stay at this clean , well maintained and organised hostel made possible by the very helpful, chilled out and always smiling staff ."

Reviewed on 19 Jul 2019

Madpackers Delhi
Amigos India
1 out of 5
Chattarpur Enclave, New Delhi
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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
New Hindustan By Backpackers Heaven
2 out of 5
2503 Nalwa Street, New Delhi
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The price is Rs1,499 per night from 17 Apr to 18 Apr
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 ...
4.4/5Wonderful! (27 reviews)
Horrible experience with tour desk
"This review is for the awful experience I had with the tour desk. The property itself is about what you'd expect. Old, a little rundown, we had some bugs in our bed but we got in late so we just wanted to sleep. The hotel owner was nice and got us into our room quickly. Now about the tour desk: We ..."

Reviewed on 23 Jul 2019

New Hindustan By Backpackers Heaven
Tobo Stays
1.5 out of 5
S-569, Greater Kailash 2, Near Don Bosco School, Above Olympia Gym, New Delhi, Delhi
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Situated in New Delhi, this hostel is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Kalkaji Mandir and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Lotus Temple. NSIC Exhibition Ground and ISKCON Temple are ...
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The Hosteller Delhi
2 out of 5
A-10, Mathura Rd, Near Ashram Chowk, Block A, New Friends Colony East, New Delhi, DL
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The price is Rs2,438 per night from 1 May to 2 May
Located in New Friends Colony, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, Jamia Millia Islamia and Lotus Temple. Nizamuddin Dargah ...
4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
"Great little difuñicult to find no phone # in the web"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2019

The Hosteller Delhi
HOMESTAY
2 out of 5
Church Rd, New Delhi, DL
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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
Datstop Hostel
2 out of 5
B-95, Nangal Dewat, Vasant kunj, Behind Indian Spinal Center, New Delhi, DL
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The price is Rs2,070 per night from 17 Apr to 18 Apr
Located in Vasant Kunj, this hostel is 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from Qutub Minar, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Lotus Temple and Humayun's Tomb. India Gate and Jantar Mantar ...
Datstop Hostel
Bienvenue Stays
2 out of 5
A-2, 3rd Floor, Greater Kailash Enclave - 1, New Delhi, DL
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Located in Greater Kailash, this hostel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Kalkaji Mandir and within 3 miles (5 km) of Lotus Temple and Fortis Escorts Heart Institute. ...
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Spot Inn Hostel
2 out of 5
867-868 Gali Chandi Wali, Main Bazar, Pahar Ganj, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R
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The price is Rs996 per night from 21 Apr to 22 Apr
Located in Paharganj, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Gole Market, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib and Jama Masjid. Chandni Chowk and Red Fort are also within ...
2.8/5 (43 reviews)
"the hotel was awful , the room was dirty ,and smelly .smelt of drains and danp . the bed was damp aswell . the window was boarded up with wood . and we saw mice running around the bedroom .. we were shown two rooms and refused to stay .."

Reviewed on 1 Dec 2019

Spot Inn Hostel
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Taj Palace, New Delhi

Taj Palace, New Delhi

5 out of 5
2 Sardar Patel Marg, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R
The price is Rs4,500 per night from 19 Apr to 20 Apr
4.6/5Wonderful! (960 reviews)
"Excellent ambience and excellent staff, must recommended!"

Reviewed on 15 Apr 2021

Taj Palace, New Delhi
Novotel New Delhi Aerocity Hotel

Novotel New Delhi Aerocity Hotel

4 out of 5
Asset 2, Aerocity Hospitality District, IGI Airport New Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R
The price is Rs2,649 per night from 19 Apr to 20 Apr
4.1/5Very Good! (487 reviews)
"Very nice clean and friendly hotel. I like to stay again. I have one suggestion need access to Computers for guests so they can do some work."

Reviewed on 11 Apr 2021

Novotel New Delhi Aerocity Hotel
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 Rs1,943 per night from 26 Apr to 27 Apr
4.2/5Very Good! (986 reviews)
"The staff was very polite, courteous and nice, accommodating. The daily breakfast buffet is amazing with a lot of variety and handled really well by staff. Overall, a great experience."

Reviewed on 10 Apr 2021

Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport
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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: New King by Backpackers Heaven - Close to public transport, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Rama Krishna Ashram Marg Station and New Delhi Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk, as well as tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find showers, free toiletries and lockers in all rooms. Minimalist Poshtel and Suites - Property features include free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. Bunk Hostel Delhi - Close to public transport, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Rama Krishna Ashram Marg Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a rooftop terrace. You’ll find towels, showers and free toiletries in all rooms. A sleepy Fox - You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a restaurant. Rooms come with towels, showers and free toiletries. 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 40 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 17°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 Nehru Park. 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 Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL), 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.