Best Hostels For Solo Men Travellers


Are you planning a solo trip this year? Never fear! It's one of the best ways to see the world. And you know what? not only are you able to do things at your own pace but, you can meet and make new friends and experience the cities in an unique way.

With that said, choosing an accommodation has always been crucial to have a great time, so I've found you some of the best hostels that'll guarantee the time of your life. And if you're a woman, wanting to take a solo trip, read my article on the best hostels for women....Like they say, 'we've got you covered'.

Here are top 5 splendid hostels that are best suited for you boys!

One of the most highly rated hostels in Prague, The Madhouse will simply grab your attention. No wonder, the hostel is well kept and beautified with hand-painted murals. The hostel also hosts daily activities, games, nightly group dinners and offers a comfortable and homey atmosphere! The staff is very friendly and really make an effort to keep its guests engaging and happy.

Where: Spalena 102/39, Prague, 110 00, Czech Republic

What's so special: The hostel offers great options for late-night food: 24-hour pizza, burritos, kebabs and more that you may crave at any hour!

Price: Rs. 2,541 for two nights

What’s nearby: Take some time to visit the Old Town; Take a short walk to all the nearby sights; Visit the Wenceslas Square which is about 3.6 km from the hostel, and Vyšehrad which is about 3.8 km from the property.

Yes! Lisbon Hostel has won several Hoscars in 2011, including being named as the most popular in Lisbon too. The hostel takes pride in its cleanliness, security, conveniently located and fun.  The staff is friendly and the hostel offers the most quiet and comfortable rooms. You'd be happy to know that the hostel also offers free shots every night, free tea, coffee and chocolate, free walking tours and pub crawls. Great, isn't it? 

Where: Rua São Julião, 148, Santa Maria Maior, 1100-527 Lisbon, Portugal

What's so special: Since the hostel offer free walking tours and pub crawls, you're sure to meet loads of people to make new friends in the lobby and at special events, even their famous dinners!

Price: Rs. 1,273 for Bunk Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room and Rs. 1,405 for Bunk Bed in 5-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room (exclusive of taxes and charges)

What’s nearby: Visit and explore the MUDE - Fashion Design Museum; Spend sometime at the Rua Augusta Arch; Grab a snack at the famous Café A Brasileira; or you can visit the Lisbon Cathedral for some solace time!

One of the most socialising hostel, this is a smart, simple, well-located, clean and connected hostel if you're seeking to have a great time! The hostel also has a brilliant bar where you can make new friends; interact with like-minders and locals. Ô de Casa Hostel aims to promote awesome experiences for your out-of-home days. If you decide to stay here, you are guaranteed of its chilled atmosphere, cosy & relaxed environment and a friendly staff. Not to forget, the Brazilian breakfast is simply delicious. 

Where: Rua Inácio Pereira da Rocha, 385, Pinheiros, Sao Paulo, CEP 05432-011, Brazil

What's so special: While the hostel can provide you with around 100 options on where to eat or drink just a walk away,  you are  welcome to use their common table to prepare your own sandwich or so. 

Price: Rs. 1,486 for Bed in 8-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room; Rs. 1,586 for Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room (includes taxes and charges)

What’s nearby: Walk to the Rio Verde Cultural Centre; Visit the Oscar Freire Street or you may go shopping at the Iguatemi Shopping Mall; Spend some quality time at the Parish of Our Lady of Brasil which is a must-visit attraction. 

A stylish boutique, upscale hostel with two buildings, Los Patios Hostel is located in one of the most innovative cities in South America. The buildings showcase the geographical and cultural wealth such as mountains, oceans, festivals, rhythms, beaches, destinations, and more, are all part of the stories on their walls. In this property, you will have plenty of interesting things to access ranging from zones to chill out, co-working room, recreation area, kitchens, gym, rooftop bars, Spanish school. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy the facilities and activities of both buildings.

Where: Carrera 43E N° 11 - 40 Barrio Manila - El Poblado, El Poblado, 050021 Medellín, Colombia

What's so special: As a solo traveller, you will surely like the location. And you know what's interesting? - The rooms in this property are all set in themed levels which are inspired by Colombia's different regions!

Price: Rs. 1,211 for Bunk Bed in Mixed Dormitory Room; Rs. 1,278 for Bunk Bed in 6-Bed Dormitory Room. (taxes and charges may vary)

What’s nearby: Take a walk at the Dancer's Park or the El Poblado Park; Visit the León de Grieff Library; or head to the Paisa's Little Town.

Winner of the Best Large Hostel Worldwide HW Awards 2017, Ostello Bello Grande is located about 50 meters from Milan Central Station. The hostel lets you free to enjoy all the facilities and services and if you're looking to meet new people; have some drinks; their bar is the right place to be! The staff members are enthusiastic travellers and have travelled across five continents; so you'll be surprised that they speak English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Japanese, German, Corean and Slovenian languages. 

Where: Via Roberto Lepetit 33, Stazione Centrale, 20124 Milan, Italy

What's so special: You also get to enjoy the free aperitivo, exhibitions and concerts, as well as play instruments, and enjoy with the locals.

Price: Rs. 2,350 for Bed in 5-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room; Rs. 3,000 for Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room; over Rs. 6,000 for Single Rooms. (exclusive of taxes and charges)

What’s nearby: The Duomo square is easily reachable, so take a nice walk and head  to the main city attractions too; Explore the Isola nightlife district; the Alcatraz Club; the famous shopping street Buenos Aires which are all just at a walking distance from the property.