10 Best Hostels In Vienna, Austria - Updated 2024

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Vienna is one of Europe’s most beautifully preserved historic capitals; it is a destination for every traveler who dreams of seeing the best historic sites. There are several museums in Vienna which you can explore. Vienna is Austria’s capital and it offers a unique mix of traditional and modern architecture. It features Baroque streets, imperial palaces, and epicurean designs. Aside from being rich in history, it is famous for its cultural activities, coffee houses, vibrant scenery, and the hospitable Viennese. Vienna is also known as the City of Music, where you can enjoy shows and concerts of different genres of music. You can either go on day tours and sightseeing, watch concerts, and taste the unique cuisine. It is renowned throughout the world for its historical buildings, beautiful gardens, and coffee houses. This city is also ranked as one of the safest livable cities, which makes it also one of the best tourist spots. Plan your trip to experience everything that this destination offers. Listed below are the best hostels in Vienna, Austria, which will surely feel like home during your vacation. Scroll down to find out more.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 14, 2024.

1. Wombat's City Hostels Vienna (from USD 42)

Once you book your stay in Wombat’s City Hostels Vienna, you will receive a welcome drink, bed linens, and a city map to guide you during your stay. It is a simple hostel where the rooms are clean and tidy. It features white rooms with wooden floors, simple black tables and chairs, and white bunk beds that match the room. It gives off a minimalist vibe. The good thing during your stay is that you will wake up to a delicious buffet breakfast every morning. You can also easily access U4 Metro Stop Kettenbrückengasse which is very near the hostel.

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Wombat's City Hostel Vienna Naschmarkt

8.6 User Rating Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Rechte Wienzeile 35

Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Internet services Lift Billiards Karaoke

2. CH Hostel (from USD 39)

The CH Hostel in Vienna is located near popular places like Rathausplatz St. Stephen’s Cathedral, and St. Peter’s Catholic Church. The hostel offers rooms which provides free WiFi, bunk beds, and bathrooms. There is also a working space for guests who are always busy on their laptops. The rooms and bathrooms look very bright and they are always tidy and clean.

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7.8 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: Börsegasse 1

Non-smoking rooms Internet services Lift Express check-in/check-out Heating Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi

3. Do Step Inn Central (from USD 32)

If you simply need a short stay close to train stations, this hostel is the perfect choice for you. It is convenient for guests who are always on the go. It is located near the Vienna International Airport and near train stations. Each room has comfortable beds and a shared bathroom. You can also cook your own meals in the shared kitchen. This hostel is great for travelers who are interested in art and museums. You can visit the Museum of Military History and Albertina which is nearby.

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Do Step Inn Central - Self-Service-Hostel

7.6 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: Südtiroler Platz 3

Non-smoking rooms Internet services Express check-in/check-out Heating Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout

4. Vienna Hostel Ruthensteiner (from USD 32)

Vienna Hostel Ruthensteiner is located in Wien near sites including Raimund Theatre and Schönbrunn Palace. There are a cafe and supermarket close to the hostel. In the hostel, you will find a 24-hour front desk, a beautiful garden, and a terrace where you can view the stunning sights of the city. There is also a shared lounge and luggage storage for the convenience of guests. Each room includes a bed and linens free of charge.

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Vienna Hostel Ruthensteiner

9.0 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: Robert-Hamerling-Gasse 24

Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Laundry Family rooms Games room Internet services

5. Jugendherberge Wien Myrthengasse (from USD 31)

The hostel is located in Vienna’s seventh district. During your stay, you can always visit the City Hall, Parliament, and Leopold Museum. It is the best hostel to stay in especially if you are into museums and history. The rooms feature green flooring which matches the wooden bunk beds. It offers beds in male or female dormitories, complete with linens and towels. There is a shared bathroom where you can ask for towels for an extra charge. You can eat your meals in the shared dining area and lounge.

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Jugendherberge Wien - Myrthengasse

8.0 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: Myrthengasse 7

Restaurant 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Games room Internet services Billiards Packed lunches Luggage storage WiFi Available

6. myNext - Campus Hostel

Campus Hostel is located in the center of Vienna. It got its name because it functions as a home for students during school days, and shifts into a hostel during school vacation. It features a fully equipped common kitchen and common lounge. Each room includes bed linens which are free of charge. During your stay, you can always visit Alsergrund, which is the perfect place to go if you are interested in history and culture.

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7. myNext - Westbahnhof Hostel One

Westbahnhof Hostel One offers free WiFi and 24-hour reception for the convenience of travelers. It is very near Mariahilf where you can see museums and cafes. It has a modern design which features bright and clean rooms. The rooms include a refrigerator where you can store your food during your stay or you can always make use of the shared kitchen to prepare your own meals. You can chill out in the lounge where there are vending machines for snacks.

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myNext - Westbahnhof Hostel One

Wifi Available

Address: Bürgerspitalgasse 19

Parking 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Laundry Family rooms

8. HousingPlus (from USD 61)

If you want to visit museums during your stay, Book a room in HousingPlus. It is very near Haus des Meeres, Museums Quartier, Mariahilf, and Leopold Museum, where you will learn about history and culture. HousingPlus features a bar, shared kitchen, and lounge for guests. You will have full access to those facilities and even enjoy a breakfast buffet. The rooms are simple and bright, some are painted with a solid color of blue, white, pink, and purple.

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Address: Otto-Bauer-Gasse 8-10

Internet services Shared lounge/TV area Soundproof rooms Shared kitchen Bar WiFi Available WiFi available in all areas Board games/puzzles

9. Boutique Hostel - Zum Goldenen Kegel

The Zum Goldenen Kegel Hostel is located in Ottakring District in Vienna. An interesting fact is that it features a 300-year-old building that has been preserved and restored. The hostel offers a relaxing garden where you can simply stroll or read a book. Each room has a flat-screen television and a shared bathroom. You can buy groceries at nearby supermarkets and Brunnen Market. A shared kitchen is provided for cooking your own meals.

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10. Wombat's City Hostel Vienna - The Lounge (from USD 21)

The Wombat’s City Hostel - The Lounge offers a 24-hour reception and luggage storage room for the convenience of guests. It is located in the best-rated area in Vienna, near Mariahilfer shopping street and Lugner City Shopping Center where you can always drop by for your needs. Each room is very clean, bright, and modern, and there are private bathrooms in each room. If you don’t feel like leaving the hostel, there is a vending machine for drinks and snacks.

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Come and explore Vienna, Austria

Whether you wish to explore museums, historic sites, or cafes, Vienna is definitely the destination with something for everyone. Explore, enjoy, and collect memories in Vienna, Austria while staying in the best hostels in town. With our list above, you have enough options for places to stay.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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