Wandering Nomad

6 Hostels To Check Out In Delhi When You Have An Adventurous Soul With A Shoestring Budget

Taking its cue from the super-popular and simply super-cool youth hostels of Europe, Delhi has now chugged into action with its own pouches of backpacker pads! Travel solo or take a friend - just go! If you want to explore slices of the country you’ve never seen before, check out our comprehensive list of the best backpacker hostels in Delhi!

1. Moustache Hostel

Full of swagger, Moustache was created by backpackers for backpackers! Happily, they offer guests a terrace to chill in a garden to sip coffee in, a common room to swap stories with other backpackers, lockers, free WiFi, a kitchen to cook your meals - basically everything you could ever have wished for! Stuff your knapsacks, smile and head straight to Moustache - nothing more needed!

Where | Moustache - D-920, Block D, New Friends Colony
Tariff | Rs 349 Onwards (As Recorded On 13th November, 2019)
Call Them | +91 9811 817 864
Book Your Stay Online Here | https://hotels.cloudbeds.com/reservation/AZLGDn#checkin=2019-11-13&checkout=2019-11-14
Here’s Their Website | https://www.moustachehostel.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/moustachehostel/

2. Zostel

Zostel was one of the first to prop open its doors for the crazy backpackers and is one of our favourites! Dubbed as India’s first chain of branded backpacker hostels, Zostel is the saviour to the crazy traveller in you - it provides safe, centrally-located, hygienic little havens for you to stay in while you sojourn and whizz all around the country collecting beautiful travel stories! Start booking up!

Where | Zostel - Railway Station 5, Arakashan Road Opposite New Delhi Railway Station & 103, Shanti Kunj Main Road, Shanti Kunj Main, Sector D, Vasant Kunj
Tariff | Rs 550 Onwards (As Recorded On 13th November, 2019)
Call Them | +91 2248 962 267
Book Your Stay Online Here | https://www.zostel.com/book/
Here’s Their Website | https://www.facebook.com/Zostel/

3. Madpackers Hostel

Clean spaces, fresh linen, cutely turned-down bunk beds and rubbing shoulders and stories with other backpackers - that’s what Madpackers Hostel is all about! With a soft spot for anything that moves with a backpack and offering much-needed essentials like free WiFi, airport shuttles, sun terrace, lounge, shared kitchen and welcoming smiles, and Madpackers just becomes ideal for those meandering stays!

Where | Madpackers Hostel -  S39 A Third Floor, Panchsheel Park
Tariff | Rs 449 Onwards (As Recorded On 13th November, 2019)
Call Them | +91 9971 823 935
Book Your Stay Online Here | https://live.ipms247.com/booking/billinginfo-themadpackersdelhi-en-English
Here’s Their Website | https://madpackers.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/themadpackers/

4. Joey’s Hostel

Comfortable, squeaky clean rooms, snug bunk beds, regular barbeque parties, fully-equipped kitchenettes, WiFi, XBox and lush lounges - say hello to Joey’s Hostel! Roam and thoroughly explore the city during the day, and come back to a warm, welcoming home that’s got you covered! Add in affordability, and you’ve got yourself a hell of a deal - check them out!

Where | Joey’s Hostel - 1/49 Lalita Park, Laxmi Nagar
Tariff | Rs 449 Onwards (As Recorded On 13th November, 2019)
Call Them | +91 9818 642 824
Book Your Stay Online Here | https://live.ipms247.com/booking/book-rooms-joeyshosteldelhi
Here’s Their Website | https://www.joeyshostel.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/hstljoey7771/

5. GoStops 

GoStops is basically the comfiest, happy and safe pit stop you could ever make on your travels! They invite you to come and take big, thorough gulps of the local culture and provide you with numerous documentaries, a large video and books library, Bollywood nights and cookouts, lockers, high-speed WiFi, hot showers and clean beds besides lots more! 

Where | GoStops - 4/23-B, Asaf Ali Road, Daryaganj
Tariff | Rs 449 Onwards (As Recorded On 13th November, 2019)
Call Them | +91 7428 882 828
Book Your Stay Online Here | https://booking.gostops.com/booking/roomlisting-gostops-delhi
Here’s Their Website | https://gostops.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/gostopsdelhi/

6. Jugaad Hostels

Exposed brick walls, low couches, loads of cushions, wide-open spaces and lots of light makes for the perfect place to hang out and share your love for travel. Game nights, Bollywood nights, clean and safe dorm rooms and a sprawling terrace just meant for long ruminations, Jugaad Hostels is our pick for a good backpacker joint in Delhi!

Where | Jugaad Hostels - F 128, Jhandu Mansion, Sector 1, R.K. Puram
Tariff | Rs 449 Onwards (As Recorded On 13th November, 2019)
Call Them | +91 8510 001 800
Book Your Stay Online Here | https://hotels.cloudbeds.com/reservation/sxgdzH#checkin=2019-11-13&checkout=2019-11-14
Here’s Their Website | https://www.jugaadhostels.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/jugaadhostel/

Peeps, get set with your backpacks & let's go!