11 Hostels and Capsule Hotels In Hong Kong - Updated 2022

Capsule Hotels In Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a vibrant and thriving city, home to over 7.4 million inhabitants. Formerly a British colony, Hong Kong is an economic hub for international business and boasts one of the highest Human Development Index ratings in the world. The culture of Hong Kong has been shaped by its unique past that represents a melting of Eastern and Western ideas and practices, which are reflected in the political, social and economic life of its citizens. Visitors often come to the city to enjoy the renown cuisine, and local attractions such as Victoria Peak, Hong Kong Disneyland, Tsim Sha Tsui and Lantau Island. These attractions are popular for their historical, economic and religious significance. Other adventures include taking a ferry tour of the famous harbor or trying out local treats at the best markets in the city. Whatever your reason for visiting Hong Kong, one great option to save some money is to stay in a capsule hotel or hostel. If you want to learn more about our top 10 recommended hostels and capsule hotels in Hong Kong, read on!

1. SLEEEP (from USD 41)

Only a 10-minute walk from Hong Kong MTR Central Station and PMQ, a popular destination for shopping in Hong Kong, this is a conveniently located accommodation option for solo travelers or businessmen. Each capsule contains a multiple USB and plug socket, blackout windows, organic cotton pillows, and free WiFi. You’ll also have access to shared bathrooms and lounge spaces that are stocked for your comfort in this capsule hotel near Hong Kong airport. Previous guests rave about the customer service and value of this hotel.

SLEEEP Sheung Wan

Wifi Available

Address: 1/F, 242 Queen's Road Central, Sheung Wan
Accommodates: 1

Room service Non-smoking rooms Internet services Express check-in/check-out Safety deposit box Heating WiFi Available Free WiFi

2. The Mahjong (from USD 19)

The Mahjong Hotel is located in the center of Hong Kong, minutes away from the MTR Mong Kok station and Tsim Sha Tsui harbor. Each room is designed for your comfort and safety, offering air-conditioning and a private safe. There is also a full kitchenette and private bathroom available in each room. The concierge and staff will be happy to give you suggestions on places to see and things to do in the area and make your check-in experience as smooth as possible.

The Mahjong

Wifi Available

Address: 1/F, 2A Ma Hang Chung Road, To Kwa Wan, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Accommodates: 2

Non-smoking rooms Laundry Internet services Safety deposit box Fax/photocopying Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi

3. WM Hostel (from USD 30)

Situated in the heart of Sham Shui Po, this hostel is another economical option for the savvy traveler. The surrounding neighborhood is known for its artistic and creative scene. As a result, there are many cafés, galleries and entertainment options nearby. The rustic space includes access to a game room and outdoor patio.

WM HOSTEL | Authentically HK
115 reviews  Wifi Available
Room in hostel 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room mates were so amazing
a relative comfortable place to have a temporary live
wontonmeen is very clean and tidy hostel
place: beds were comfortable and clean
it's really cozy and clean
super nice hostel and very clean i recommend you ;)
the host welcomed me and showed me around
the hosts are also very responsive and kind
the staffs are friendly and will help as they could
thanks to the host for guiding me to her place
the staff is really helpful and good for a talk so are the other travelers
perfect location in the city
the location is perfect and at walking distances to any places you wish
great space awesome location and great price
it is in a good location close to the mtr and lots of good food near by
bathrooms and common areas were clean location: in mongkok near prince edward station
Read more reviews

4. L'etoile de Mer Mong Kok - Capsule Hotel (from USD 24)

Another capsule hotel worth mentioning is the L'etoile de Mer Mong Kok. Guests here can enjoy their stay in air-conditioned rooms that are equipped with a kettle, refrigerator, and microwave. Those who check into the establishment have access to a shared bathroom, kitchen, WiFi access, and a reception desk that’s open 24 hours. This capsule hotel, located within Yau Tsim Mong, is located close to several tourist attractions such as Wong Tai Sin Temple, Kowloon Park, the Mira Malls, and Ladies Market.

L'etoile de Mer Mong Kok - Capsule Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Unit B, 5th Floor, Lung Shing Mansion, 753 Nathan Road
Accommodates: 6

24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Laundry Ironing service Internet services Lift Express check-in/check-out Soundproof rooms

5. Hi Backpackers (from USD 23)

It is hard to beat the location on this one! This hostel is located less than a 5-minute walk away from Hysan Place and Times Square. The budget-friendly capsule hotel in Causeway Bay provides a comfortable and clean place to lay your head at night. Rooms vary from shared dorms to privates, including private bathroom options. Additional amenities include complimentary WiFi.

Hi Backpackers (Hong Kong Hostel Group)

Wifi Available

Address: Flat E, 17/F, Hong Kong Mansion, 1 Yee Wo Street, Causeway Bay
Accommodates: 1

24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Internet services Lift Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout

6. Budget Hostel (from USD 18)

This wallet-friendly hostel lives up to its name and offers a great value for the price. Less than a 5-minute walk away from Hysan Place, Times Square Hong Kong, Victoria Peak and Hong Kong Stadium, there is plenty to do in this area of town. There are also many brand-specific shops and dining options around the corner. The shared rooms offer non-smoking options, air-condition and baggage storage.

Cool Budget Hostel

Wifi Available

Address: Flat P,11/F, Hong Kong Mansion,1 Yee Wo Street, Causeway Bay
Accommodates: 1

Non-smoking rooms Internet services Lift Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout Air conditioning

7. Four bed hostel

This hostel is a clean and conveniently located accommodation option for solo travelers or small groups. You will be only a 20-minute ride away from the center of town on the subway. It is also only 10 minutes away from Tsim Sha Tsu, 15 away minutes from Causeway Bay and the Exhibition Center in Wan Chai, and 40 minutes away from Disneyland and Ocean Park. You’ll also find convenience stores and restaurants around the corner. Your hosts will welcome you with hospitality and will be happy to recommend things to do or how to travel around the city.

Hostels,for [email protected] for 3 mins
Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
128 reviews
Private room in hostel 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
overall the room amenities were fairly clean and the air conditioning was great
the room was newly renovated so the amenities were great
the room is quite small but newly renovated and amenities were great
very clean and also has air conditioning which was a great bonus when it got warm
we thought that the private room we have seen in the airbnb was way better maintained
it is very clean
the room is clean and comfort but very small
the room itself was very clean
room is clean and it's a good place overall
clean near to ladies market mtr strategic place to go anywhere
and liu is a lovely host
the host was really good and understanding
very lovely and helpful hosts
the owner is very helpful and fast response when i asked anything
the host was incredibly responsive and friendly
great location close to mong kok station and bus stop to the airport
the location was great and is a short walk to the mtr
the location of the apartment was really great because it was located near mong kong mtr station
the location is great few-minute walking distance to subway and easy to reach any tourists you want
also close to grocery mcdonalds and shopping mall like langham
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8. Rainbow Lodge (from USD 1273)

The Rainbow Lodge offers warm and cozy accommodations at a reasonable price. Each room comes with a TV, air-conditioner, computer, kitchenette and sitting area. The bathrooms are shared but include complimentary toiletries. Situated in the Tsim Sha Tsui neighborhood, there are many luxury brand shops, restaurants, and cultural sites within walking distance of the hotel, as well as easy access to the renown public transportation system in Hong Kong.

Rainbow Lodge HK

Wifi Available

Address: Flat 501, 5/F, Hai Phong Mansion, 101 Nathan Road
Accommodates: 1

Non-smoking rooms Laundry Games room Ironing service Internet services Lift Darts Soundproof rooms

9. Hoho Hostel (from USD 15)

This cute and chic hostel is situated in the Yau Ma Tei district. Local sites and attractions include the Temple Street Night Market and Mira Place 1. Rooms are shared but come with linens and access to a shared lounge, kitchen, and bathroom. Complimentary WiFi is also available. Guests who have stayed here before speak highly of the convenient location in proximity to local eats and public transportation.

10. L'étoile de Mer (from USD 44)

This capsule hotel offers chic and effortless service. The high-quality, boutique-style accommodation is very popular, and for good reason. Check-in is a breeze with the automatic kiosks and QR codes used to access each private capsule. The shared space includes a sitting area and bathroom, which is stocked with toiletries for your convenience. It is located in central Hong Kong and is a quick walk to Causeway Bay station.

L'étoile de Mer

Address: Reception at Unit B, 4th floor, Hoi Tao Court, 275 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay (Building entrance at no.23 Cannon Street)

11. Wontonmeen (from USD 65)

Wontonmeen has a youthful and fun vibe, perfect for solo travelers hoping to meet others. The hostel features dormitory-style accommodations, a game room, shared kitchen, and a terrace. The location makes it easy to access attractions such as Metro Harbor Plaza, Ladies’ Market and other sites in Tai Kok Tsui. Public transportation is just a 6-minute walk away to the MTR Prince Edward station.


Address: 1/F 135 Lai Chi Kok Road Kowloon

Trouser press Parking WiFi available in all areas Board games/puzzles Non-smoking rooms BBQ facilities Lockers WiFi Available

Budget-friendly accommodations in Hong Kong

Whether you are a business traveler, solo traveler or small group of friends, visiting Hong Kong doesn’t have to break the bank. Each of these accommodations offers clean, comfortable and hospitable rooms for you to relax after a long day. As Hong Kong is one of the few places in the world that offers capsule accommodations, it would also be a fun opportunity to try it out for the first time. Keep these hostels and hotels in mind for your next trip to Hong Kong and you won’t be disappointed.

Frequently asked questions about the best hostels and capsule hotels in Hong Kong

1. How much does it cost to stay in a capsule hotel in Hong Kong?

Staying at a capsule hotel doesn’t cost much. Many people who love to travel without breaking the bank on accommodations like staying at capsule hotels. The cost of staying in one can range from as low as 13 USD and up to 65 USD.

2. Which is the best area to stay in Hong Kong?

There are many great places to stay in Hong Kong for tourists. If you want to be in the middle of the goings-on in the city, Central is a good place to stay. On the other hand, you’re in Hong Kong to shop ‘till you drop, Causeway Bay is the place to go. If you’re there for the food and night markets, try staying near Mong Kok. For first-timers, the best place to stay in is Tsim Sha Tsui as it’s near a lot of tourist attractions.

3. Are there any pet-friendly capsule hotel in Hong Kong?

Not a lot of hostels and capsule hotels in Hong Kong allow pets. Luckily, both Wontonmeen and WM Hostel allow them. Make sure to call the hotel ahead if you’re bringing a pet as additional charges might apply.

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