Mumbai is the largest city in India. It is densely populated, a financial powerhouse, and home to Bollywood - India’s version of Hollywood. If you’re planning to visit this city, be ready, for it has limited public transport and the pollution will make your visit more challenging; but, once you get passed through it, you’ll discover a gem. The city has a lot to offer, all you need to do is explore, and you’ll find out about its beautiful temples, one of a kind bazaar, hippie scene, mouth-watering restaurants, and its dynamic nightlife. You’ll also find in Mumbai the most expensive and extravagant home in all of Asia. Aside from these attractions, there’s more to Mumbai than what it makes the world see. So, what are you waiting for? Check out our list of affordable capsule hotels and hostels in the area for a hassle-free holiday.
Set yourself in the middle of every essential establishment in Mumbai when you book a room here in Urbanpod Hotel. It is just a few minutes’ drive away from Powai Lake, Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai Domestic Terminal 1, and more. The hotel serves buffet breakfast every morning and has a 24-hour front desk that can accommodate you any time of the day. Each room in the capsule hotel is equipped with a television, a comfortable bed, and a shared bathroom.
Abza Dormitory is highly rated and is always on demand in Mumbai. In case you’re looking for a budget-friendly hotel/hostel, this dormitory won’t fail you, as it offers minimal rate without compensating comfort, security, and cleanliness. All rooms here are equipped with air-conditioning unit, flat-screen television, and seating area. They also offer a la carte and Asian breakfast every morning. Moreover, if you need anything the front desk is available 24-hours a day.
Address: Kailash Puram Rd, BMC School, Pereira Wadi, Sakinaka, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400072
Price: from 4 USD
Shared lounge/TV area Fruits Non-smoking throughout Daily housekeeping Ticket service Chocolate or cookies Dry cleaning Breakfast options
If you want an accommodation that is affordable even for a big group, the Dorm Factory will suit your budget and your taste. Each room here has a balcony and a seating room. In case, you’re looking for a studio type room, they have rooms here with a kitchen that is fully equipped with all the essentials. Other services include a 24-hour front desk, and car and bicycle rental.
Basti Backpackers Hostel caters to all kinds of travellers with its wide array of rooms to choose from. You can opt for a dormitory room for four or six, an all-girl room for four, a double room with private bathroom, and more. Each room here is equipped with a closet. They also have a garden, a lounge, and a free bike for guests. Other services include a complimentary vegetarian breakfast, free WiFi, ironing service, and business facilities. In case you want to roam around Mumbai, your hostel is quite near to Pali Hill, Prithvi Theatre, ISKON, and the Chhatrapati airport.
Zostel is not your typical hotel, it is a hippie haven with beautiful graffiti, décor, and free-spirit vibe. You’ll love this hotel for its wide variety of rooms to choose from. It has rooms that can suit a family, a couple, or even solo travellers – at just an affordable price. All rooms here have a terrace and is equipped with a private bathroom with shower, and some even have a kitchenette. The good things don’t stop there for they also offer continental breakfast every morning.
If you opt for a stylish accommodation, Hostel Mantra is the way to go. It is located in Adheri district and is pretty close to the beaches including Juhu and Aksa beaches. You can also choose from a wide selection of rooms here. They have every type of room for every type of traveller and budget. Some rooms have a terrace, WiFi, and a private bathroom. The hotel also offers breakfast every morning, you can choose from a buffet to a continental breakfast.
Horn Ok Please Hotel is the accommodation you need to choose when you want to meet new people and gain new friends, for they have common rooms and a place, where you can play darts. The hostel also has a wide array of rooms to choose from, depending on your budget or the number of people you’re with. Each room here has a coffee machine, an electric teapot, and a shared bathroom with shower and hairdryer. Some rooms even have a kitchenette. Other services of the hotel include car and bike rental, a 24-hour front desk, and a complimentary buffet or vegan breakfast.
Bombay backpackers is an accommodation that you should book for its location, accessibility, and comfort. The property is near Pali Hill, the airport, and within walking distance to a lot of restaurants as well as the bus and train station. All rooms here come with a closet, a seating area, and a shared bathroom. The hostel also offers Asian breakfast every morning and a 24-hour front desk to help you with anything.
If you want an accommodation that is just a few minutes away from the beach, then the social space hostel is what you’re looking for. It is just 4km (2.48mi) away from Jufu Beach and 5km (3.11mi) away from Aksa Beach. Aside from this, the hostel also offers comfortable rooms that have a terrace and shared bathroom with shower. You can order breakfast from an a la carte menu or opt for a continental breakfast.
Teepees Dormitory is one accommodation you shouldn’t miss for its affordable rate, cleanliness, and comfort. It is newly built so expect rooms and amenities to be in good condition. It also has a 24-hour front desk that can help you anytime, an in-house restaurant and bar where you can dine and drink, and a complimentary breakfast which offers both halal and vegan options. Moreover, rooms in the dormitory are all equipped with a desk and some even have a seating area.
Address: Andheri-Ghatkoper link Road, Sakinaka Metro Station, Sakinaka, Andheri East, 1st Floor, Sakinaka Industrial Estate,
Price: from 5 USD
Don’t miss out on a lot of fun when you visit Mumbai. Though it is the most populated city in India, it is also the most interesting with its grand colonial-era architecture, the evident presence of Bollywood, rich food scene, and more. Check out these budget-friendly capsule hotels and hostel in Mumbai for a budget-friendly holiday.
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