10 Best Hostels in Himachal That Offer Luxury Under 900 for Broke Backpackers

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Looking forward to a trip to Himachal Pradesh and trying to find places to stay that are budget-friendly?

Well, we have tried to make a list of the best hostels under INR 900 where you can choose to stay without worrying about the cost. Hostels have now become a thing in India. Apart from being budget-friendly, there are quite a few reasons to consider for staying at a hostel.

You get to meet interesting people whom you have never met. You get an opportunity to be acquainted with people belonging to different cultures and places. You’ll realize right away that you are surrounded by people who are quite fun in their unique way. You might even end up making great bonds with them. In fact, who knows you might as well plan your next trip with them. Hostel experiences turn out to be super amazing which you will cherish forever. And once you are at it, there is no looking back!

On that note, take a look at some of the best hostels where you can enjoy luxury without burning a hole in your pocket in Himachal Pradesh.

1. The Culture Nation Hostel, Manali

The Culture Nation Hostel is one of the most sought after hostels to be at while you are in Old Manali. This hostel is all about vibrant colors, beautiful corners, a soulful rooftop, lovely people around and a great overall vibe.

This property offers: a clean room with a terrace, garden, private bathrooms wardrobe, and a shared lounge to spend some time by indulging in fun-filled games and other entertaining activities. They offer free Wi-Fi and breakfast at the café too.

Cost for two: INR 849 (per night), Deluxe Double Room

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2. Backpacker Panda, Manali

Backpacker Panda in Manali is no doubt one of the best hostels to experience a relaxing stay. A favorite amongst travelers, this hostel is located in Old Manali. It is an ideal choice for those looking for a hostel which is near all the popular landmark areas.

This property offers: Free Wi-Fi, kitchenette, free breakfast, lockers to keep your precious belongings, hot shower and a fully-functional café. You get motorbikes/bicycles on rent too.

Cost: Within the range of INR 749-1349 (per night)

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3. goStops, Dalhousie

This goStop hostel is situated 30 minutes away from Dalhousie. As you can see in the pictures, this place is a vision to the eyes. You get to witness stunning views of the snow-capped Pirpanjal range of mountains. There are so many adventures or fun activities that you can be a part of if you choose to stay at this goStops. One day you could venture out to the Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary to spot some leopards, while the other day you can choose to stay back amd share travel stories with your fellow hostelites.

This property offers: Wi-Fi, home-like experience, free breakfast and evening tea, home theatre, 24-hour kitchen access, access to library, electric blankets, and aesthetic bedside reading lights.

Cost: Within the range of INR 379 – 2279 (per night)

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4. The Hosteller, Kasol

This hostel, which is merely 5 minutes away from the city, caters to the needs of backpackers. Book this hostel if you are looking for wide spaces and open porches. You also get to enjoy a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains from the windows of this hosteller. It is almost like you are sitting in the laps of nature. All in all, it is a beautifully designed space for all budding travelers.

This property offers: Free Wi-Fi, storage, access to kitchen, café, library, provision of travel desk, and a dedicated parking spot.

Cost: INR 399 (per night)

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5. goStops, Bir

One of the biggest reason to stay here is that it is located right next to the Paragliding Landing Site and Deer Park Institute. If you are planning a workation in Bir, this is where you need to be. This cozy little heaven is all about colorful spaces and pleasant vibes.

This property offers: Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and evening tea, bonfire nights, availability of indoor games, home theatre, 24/7 access to kitchen, library and electric blankets.

Cost: Within the range of INR 474 – 1808 (per night)

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6. Zostel Mcleodganj

Zostel Mcleodganj is one of those cozy backpacker hostels. You will find it tucked in a scenic, peaceful corner of Dharamkot. Perks of being here include: getting to enjoy the stunning mountain views & gorge on yummy food at a great café.

This property offers: parking space, free WiFi, restaurant, game room, board games/puzzles, baggage storage, 24-hour front desk

Cost: INR 517 (per night)

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7. The Hostalgic Jibhi

This hostel in Jibhi has an unbeatable ambience. Located at a very convenient spot, it offers mesmerizing views of the valleys outside.

This property offers: Free Wi-Fi, open spaces, fully equipped café, kitchen, chilling space, library and a travel desk (especially made for backpackers)

Cost: INR 380 (per night)

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8. Hostel Triangle Folks, Mcleodganj

The area where Hostel Triangle folks is situated is famous for cycling, and bike hire and car hire are also available. It is 7 km away from Dharamshala. The nearest airport is Kangra Airport which is 11 km away from here. The hostel is an absolute treat to the eyes. The colorful walls and the cheerful environment makes it an ideal choice for people looking for pleasant vibes.

This property offers: Entertainment and family services like Kids' outdoor play equipment, Indoor play area, Board games/puzzles, Free Wi-Fi, Wellness facilities like Yoga classes, body massage (but these are chargeable)

Cost: INR 500 (per night)

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9. Madpackers, Manali

Situated in a picturesque environment, this hostel is surrounded by lush greenery. Their staff are known for providing great service to their guests. You will find friendly fellow travelers around you. The overall vibe is great and the views from the hostel windows are to die for.

This property offers: Free Wi-Fi, Private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer, Movie nights, Outdoor fireplace, Picnic area, Outdoor furniture, Entertainment and family services like Board games/puzzles

Cost: INR 586 (per night)

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10. Moustache Hostel, Kaza

If you are looking for comfort, warmth and a really really chill scene, this hostel has it all. This hostel has a traditional bukhari and mud insulation to keep hostellers warm in freezing temperatures. The hostel goes over the INR 900 budget of this article, but luxury comes at a marked up price in Spiti Valley.

This property offers: Spacious dorm rooms, gorgeous private rooms, Highest Authorized Royal Enfield service station, Outdoor activities and sports like Tours and Treks, Vehicle Rental

Cost: INR 999 (per night)

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These are few of the highly rated hostels where you can have a guaranteed pleasant stay!

You may also check Alt Life Hostels, Mitra Hostel Dharmkot, Keekoo Manali, Backpackers Inn, Hipostel Bir, Shalom Backpackers Dharamkot McLeodganj, Flügler Hostels Dharamkot (Mcleodganj), La Vaca India McLeodganj.

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