Hoi An is an incredible destination known for its historic architecture. If you’re a backpacker or budget traveler looking for places to stay in Hoi An, be sure to take a look at this list of the best hostels in Hoi An.
Hoi An Lazy Bear Hostel
Its location is perfect, just outside the tourist center of Hoi An, so you get more of a local-village feel. It’s also surrounded by beautiful rice fields and bicycle paths.
Hoi An Lazy Bear Hostel offers shared and private rooms with a unique cute-bear theme.
Unlike other hostels, its spacious dorm has three to four separate beds – no double beds in cramped rooms. A delicious home-cooked breakfast is also provided for free.
Backhome Hostel & Bar
The hostel features free buffet breakfasts. There’s also a gaming room with many board games – a great way to get to know fellow travelers!
There are also bicycles available to rent, organized excursions such as snorkeling, and even a ping-pong table.
Mad Monkey Hoi An
Mad Monkey is a party hostel with good room services and entertaining evening shows at the alfresco-style bar. You can also grab a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant.
When I stayed, I loved relaxing in its outdoor pool. With a range of tours and experiences available in the surrounding area, you won’t be bored! Check out this guide for more things to do at night in Hoi An.
Okra Hoi An
If you want a place near the Ancient Town and An Bang beach, there’s no better place than Okra Hoi An. With a rustic design, it offers a homely feeling. This homestay provides a mixed dorm room as well as a private room.
Don’t worry about losing touch with your contacts; free Wi-Fi is offered throughout your stay.
A unique feature of this hostel is they provide free bikes to roam the town. The nearby cafe also offers a 10% discount if you tell them you’re staying at the homestay.
Under The Coconut Tree Hoi An
If you want to be close to the beach, the Under the Coconut Tree homestay may be a good choice.
Made up of straw huts surrounded by lush trees, you’ll feel like you’re in the middle of the jungle. There’s a relaxing island vibe with lots of space to relax on comfy bean bags.
Accommodation includes private rooms and dorms, but make sure you have a lock for your valuables if you stay at dorms.
In addition, the restaurant is known for its big portions of delicious food. The cocktails are also recommended. Events are organized every week, such as BBQs and beach bonfires.
Bed Station Hostel Hoi An
Bed Station is a pool party hostel close to Hoi An Ancient Town and Hoi An Handicraft Workshop.
The outside pool is perfect for catching some sun and relaxing. There are lots of awesome deals on drinks going on every night. My go-to is their vodka soda!
During your stay, you’ll get a complimentary buffet breakfast and savor local Vietnamese food. Western and Mexican food are available on order. While here, don’t forget to join a free cooking class with Banh Xeo (Pancake) and fresh spring rolls.
Cucumber hostel has a perfect location close to the old town but is still tranquil at night, which is ideal if you’re looking to escape the crowd. The space around the hostel is green, with dozens of colorful flowers planted.
The rooms are airy and decorated with wall paintings and colorful Hoi An lanterns. The dorms have single beds and not bunks. There’s also a bar, and it’s relaxing there.
Frequently asked questions about hostels in Hoi An
What are the best areas to stay in Hoi An?
The best areas to stay in Hoi An are Cam Pho, Cam Chau, Hoi An Old Town, and An Hoi.
How much do hostels cost in Hoi An?
Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors. The average cost for a hostel in Hoi An is around $10 per night.