When you think of the word ‘Himachal Pradesh’, what comes to mind? Mountains. Lots of them. And beautiful valleys that span across the state, from one end to another. Known for its picturesque ....
HOSTELS IN HIMACHAL PRADESH
The Hosteller Bir
Located right across from the primary bus stand in the town, The Hosteller Bir features comfy rooms, a big open air cafe, a hammock lounge, bonfire areas and a super friendly furry host, Joey. The best part about the hostel is that it is at a walkable distance from pretty much all the attractions in the charming town of Bir. Whether it's the Tibetan market, the artistic monasteries, the top cafes in the area or the landing site - you can simply grab your day pack and walk to all these locations. The hostel also provides several activities that one can take part in like cycling, paragliding, monastery tours and day hikes. Bonfire sessions, chai sessions and movie nights are also part and parcel of it. Truly a lively hostel in the middle of one of Himachal's best holiday destinations.
The Hosteller Kareri
Nestled in the bosom of the verdant valley, The Hosteller Kareri is the first hostel in this vicinity. Relaxing, utterly peaceful and perfect for the folks looking to TRULY get away from their city's hustle and bustle. An iconic L shaped charming structure with 9 rooms, this hostel will make you feel at home right away. Comfortable dorms and spacious private rooms await you, with some of the most glorious views of the surrounding mountain ranges. Elegant, charming and pleasant to the eye - The Hosteller Kareri also has a pretty common area and an indoor-outdoor cafe. Sitting all bright and yellow in the village, this hostel is going to become your BFF if you are wanting to workation somewhere totally new and unexpected. And with the magical and mystical, glacier fed Kareri Lake as your neighbour; why would you ever want to leave? Right?
The Hosteller Kasol
The Hosteller Kasol, Kasol’s first hostel, is the perfect stay option for a backpacker or a traveller looking to relax, rejuvenate and reconnect. We believe in giving the best hospitality service by providing quality accommodation, great vibes and the utmost focus on cleanliness, hygiene, safety and security of all our travellers. Located just 5 min away from the city centre towards Old Kasol and within a walking distance, we are in close proximity to the Kasol main temple, waterfall and right on the foothills of the mountains. Our neighbourhood is friendly, green and quite peaceful. The Hosteller offers clean and comfortable beds, attached WCs, free WiFi, common spaces, friendly front-desk and concierge service, in-house dining and many more services. There is so much to do at the hostel like jungle walks, river trails, karaoke nights, beer-pong, etc. happening every evening. You’ll keep coming back for more!
The Hosteller Kasol Riverside
Set amidst the scintillating mountains of the Parvati Valley, The Hosteller Kasol is going to become your favourite in all of Himachal. Wanna know why? Cuz it's got its own private riverside! Yes, you read that right. Sprawled over a large area and surrounded by lush greenery - The Hosteller Kasol by the Riverside has the glittering Parvati river flowing right next to it. What's more? You can enjoy the ultimate camping experience as we have some beautiful private tents set up near the riverside. Enjoy the chilly breeze and wake up to the gurgling sound of water. Now isn't that a dream come true? That's not all, folks! This time, 'Winter is coming' at Kasol! The major attraction of this new hostel is the gigantic larger-than-life throne that sits right next to the river. With a height of approximately 18 feet, this majestic structure is the perfect spot to click those awesome grammable pictures with your friends. Or just grab a coffee from our great in-house cafe and watch the sunset over the river as you chill in the lush gardens.
The Hosteller Kufri, Shimla
Right beside the verdant Green Valley, The Hosteller Kufri, Shimla is a no-brainer when deciding on a perfect Himalayan getaway. Located on the national highway leading to Reckong Peo and Spiti, this beautiful hostel is just a stone's throw away from all of Kufri's adventure activities. From ski sports to yak rides, and nature hikes to apple picking picnics; here is where the magic lies. The Hosteller Kufri has a charmingly charismatic vibe to it, with tasteful wooden decor and modern furniture to appeal to your design side.
The Hosteller Manali
Manali, a gateway to Spiti and Lahaul, is an idealistic place for adventure seekers, peace lovers, young backpackers or travellers looking to get away from busy city lives. The Hosteller Manali aims to create authentic memories for every traveller looking for a bit more than just a vacation. Located ideally on the Club House Road in Manali, the hostel is close to all major attractions like Mall Road, Manu Temple, Hadimba Temple etc. The hostel supports lux rooms, chill spaces, open porches & balconies and an upbeat travel desk. You even have your resident furry friends Tom & Jerry to keep you company and show you around. What could be better, right?
The Hosteller Mcleodganj, Bhagsu
Located in upper Bhagsu near Dharamkot, The Hosteller Mcleodganj, Bhagsu is a vibrant backpacker hostel themed around a fusion of Tibetan and Himachali art & culture mixed with modern & smart design. Closely located near Bhagsu Nag temple & waterfall, it is 10 minutes (by cab or tuk-tuk) away from Mcleodganj main circle and 30 minutes from Dharamshala city center. The Hosteller is easily accessible on foot from Bhagsu Nag market is surrounded by quiet and serene landscapes. The hostel boasts 7 well-furnished rooms totalling a capacity of 30 people and features comfortable living spaces (dorms as well as privates), an uptown travellers' cafe, a stocked library and common areas. Themed around yellow & black color, it is contemporary, and classy and blends perfectly with relaxed mountain vibes. The hostel offers a number of adventure & offbeat activities like trekking, camping, stargazing, paragliding, etc. to the travellers. One can also engage in hostel activities like jungle walks, movies, games or karaoke nights and can meet backpackers from all around the world in the hostel.
The Hosteller Narkanda
Known as the 'gateway to the apple country' Narkanda is a paradise for winter lovers. Being one of the oldest ski destinations in the country, it offers some of the best snow-clad slopes to enjoy winter sports. So if you're looking to try something new this winter, pack your gear and head over to this adventurous location. Experience the perfect winter vacation as you watch fresh snowfall, take in the quiet vibe and relax back at our ski resort-styled hostel. With its creative arches, wooden furniture, large windows and corridors, it has an old-world charm that you just don't want to miss. And thanks to the ski ascents at every corner, you'll constantly be reminded of the thrill of the sport. The balconies in our private rooms are the perfect place to de-stress and spill tea over a cup of chai while the snowy mountains give you some much-needed company. Leave behind your routines and live life without a schedule when you arrive at this enchanting hostel.
The Hosteller Shangarh, Sainj Valley
A cozy property located bang next to the great and lush Shangarh meadows, this backpacker hostel is the best place to be when looking for an offbeat and wonderful retreat. Housing only 3 dorms and 3 common rooms, the charm and wonder of this location are unparalleled. Absolutely perfect for travellers who are looking to get away from their busy lives and just hand themselves off to nature for a few days. The hostel is within walking distance from the Shangarh Meadows and Temple, as well as only 500 mts. from the entry to the Great Himalayan National Park. The hostel, as well as the meadows, are actually inside the Great Himalayan National Park ecozone. Wooden interiors with perfectly matching Himachali decor make this place seamless with its surroundings. But our unmatched hospitality and lively backpacker vibes make it stand out. Enjoy the lush gardens, homely balconies overlooking the great beyond and traveller’s cafe for some yummy treats. Take advantage of modern amenities like hot water, Wi-Fi, 24×7 electricity and parking – without compromising on the uniqueness of the location. Let's #GetUpGo to Shangarh!
The Hosteller Tirthan Valley
Located near the Great Himalayan National Park, The Hosteller Tirthan Valley is a cosy wooden hostel with the OG pahadi vibe. From a laidback solo trip in winter to an adventurous road trip with your gang, everything is possible here. With a modern stone structure and wooden interiors, the rustic charm of the hostel will fill you with warmth. And hey, we have a special surprise for backpackers. This time, we're giving our beloved bunk beds a break and introducing comfy single beds in our dorms too. With a balcony in every room, you can wake up to the most amazing mountain views. We love creating spaces that help you connect and engage and our all-in-one common area is for anyone and everyone who is eager to meet new people. A library area for the avid readers, dedicated workspaces for the busy bees, a special screening for the movie buffs, a dining area to enjoy scrumptious food from our cafe and much more. Every moment is a celebration in itself when you're here.
The Hosteller Shoja
If you wish to stay in Shoja, you should definitely make us the pit stop! Our hostel is one of the best hostels in the Jibhi Valley and supports a fully equipped cafe & kitchen, chilling space, library area and a backpacker tailored travel desk to make all your offbeat travel dreams come true. Jibhi is the perfect unconventional getaway from the hustle and bustle of usual Himachal tourist destinations and The Hosteller Shoja has captured the essence of the quiet and the calm of the valley perfectly. The Hosteller Shoja is featured with comfy beds, wi-Fi, open spaces, and gorgeous views of the valley outside and is located at a very convenient spot which is super easy to reach. A perfect spot for artists, writers, musicians, digital nomads, adventure travellers and backpackers - Shoja will inspire you to reflect and create.
The Hosteller Shimla
Located right on the Shimla Mall Road, The Hosteller Shimla is the epitome of comfort, style and beauty. This brand new backpacker hostel is three storeys tall - housing 21 luxurious rooms; providing more space and comfort than most. You have your pick of spacious dorms or luxe private rooms; perfect for any friend group. The hostel also has a distinctly smart design aesthetic which sets it apart. You get to enjoy a modern and cool interior without having to let go of the comfort and warmth of a lively backpacker hostel. The hostel has a massive ground floor common area and a special rooftop cafe with a direct view of Mall Road. Whether it be an annual trip with your college friends or a special two day getaway with your SO, The Hosteller Shimla is the perfect place to be. Enjoy the double ceilings, wooden decor infusions and plush rooms along with our A+ hospitality and yummy cafe grub. For all your sightseeing, trekking, road tripping and day outings suggestions and needs; we have a 24x7 help desk ever ready to serve. So what are you waiting for? Lets #GetUpGo to Shimla!
HOSTELS NEAR HIMACHAL PRADESH
The Hosteller Delhi
The Hosteller New Delhi, India's biggest hostel, is the perfect stay option for a backpacker or a traveller looking to relax, rejuvenate and reconnect. We believe in giving you the best hospitality service by providing quality accommodation, great vibes and the utmost focus on cleanliness, hygiene, safety and security of all our travellers. Located in south Delhi, within a walking distance from Ashram Metro station (pink line), we are in close proximity to Lotus temple, Akshardham, NZM train station and many other heritage sites in Delhi. Our neighbourhood is friendly, gated and quite serene. The Hosteller offers clean and comfortable beds, attached WCs with 24/7 hot running water, free WiFi, common spaces, friendly front-desk and concierge service, in-house dining and many more services. We are one hip, crazy party hostel with pub crawls, city walks, karaoke nights, beer-pong, etc. happening every evening. You’ll keep wanting to come back for more.
The Hosteller Kasar Devi
A heavenly hamlet in the lap of the Kashyap Hills, Kasar Devi is an abode of peace and quiet. Located in the verdant Kumaon hills, this stunning hamlet was the vacation place of many famous people back during the time of the Hippie Movement. It started to become well known after the visit of Swami Vivekananda who praised his time spent meditating here. He was quickly followed by the likes of Sunyata Baba, Bob Dylan, Cat Stevens, Timothy Leary etc. Cradled among grassy knolls and offering a panoramic view of the mighty mountains, Kasar Devi is a splendid location to forget all your fears and take a breather. Located right on the famous Crank’s Ridge, The Hosteller Kasar is the perfect vacation partner to help you do so. This premium hostel boasts 8 spacious and luxurious private rooms and 2 dorms to satisfy all types of backpackers. Wake up with a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains and chill in the lush gardens, awesome deck area, or charming library. Equipped with all modern facilities to make your stay hassle-free, The Hosteller Kasar is going to feel like a home away from home.
The Hosteller Ramgarh
A lesser-known location in Uttarakhand, Ramgarh offers a perfect escape from the crowds and the chaos. The cosy vibe of the hostel feels like a warm cup of hot chocolate on a chilly night and the classic stone structure gives it a vintage feel. Want to escape the present and go back in time? The secret passage that transports you to the yesteryears lies in the corners of our hostel. The charming fireplace, the wooden panel ceilings, the large bay windows and the beautiful views from them, everything here feels straight out of a fairytale. With 3 dorms and an exclusive attic suite, the hostel is an ideal getaway for every traveller. Located away from the city, it offers wide open spaces where you can enjoy a breath of fresh air and relax back to your heart’s content.