Top 7 Hostels With Private Rooms In Miami, Florida, USA - Updated 2022

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From the stunning sands and turquoise waters of South Beach to the art deco charms and shopping opportunities of Ocean Drive, the bustling streets of Miami are a great place to hit the Atlantic Coast during a visit to Florida. But what if cash is tight and you’d rather spend your hard-earned money on shops in the Bayside Marketplace or on a day-trip at the Miami Seaquarium? Well, there are plenty of hostel accommodation options available in a city this size. And, better still, if your budget doesn’t stretch too far, but you still value your privacy, there are also a range of possibilities when it comes to booking hostels with private rooms. These are just some of the hostels with private rooms that you can find in Miami, Florida.

1. Three-star hostel close to Miami Beach (from USD 22)

This three-star option boasts a very good reputation and it enjoys glowing word-of-mouth from thousands of past guests. What’s more, like its predecessor on this list, it isn’t far from Miami Beach. In this case, it is just a five-minute walk away, and also within a mile (1.6km) of a host of popular nightspots in South Beach, so those looking to party or socialise should find plenty to keep them entertained. Speaking of which, there are no fewer than two on-site bars and a restaurant, so you won’t have to go far to enjoy a good meal. And there’s even a pool at the hostel too. Amenities include free wi-fi across the site and cable TVs. The accommodation also comes in a range of sizes to suit your individual needs - be they king-size suites, standard rooms, quadruple rooms, or a berth in a dormitory.

Freehand Miami

Address: 2727 Indian Creek Drive

2. Popular hostel close to South Beach (from USD 26)

Whether you’re a solo traveller or a couple looking for their own private room, or happy to bed down in a dormitory, there are plenty of accommodation options in this hostel, which is located just 10 minutes away from South Beach on foot and within easy reach of the area’s popular bars, eateries and shopping options. The hostel itself boasts free wi-fi, so you’ll be able to stay connected during your stay - as well as a number of entertainment options. These include an on-site beer garden and cafe, table tennis, pool and an outdoor hot tub in which to enjoy the golden Florida sunshine. Amenities also include air conditioning and a communal kitchen - should you prefer to prepare your own meals. There’s also on-site parking, so those planning on using a car to get about will have no bother getting to and from their digs.

Bikini Hostel, Cafe & Beer Garden

Wifi Available

Address: 1255 West Avenue
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant Bar Tennis court Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

3. Highly-rated three-star hostel (from USD 17)

You’ll have no difficulty getting to and from the airport if you opt for a stay at this popular three-star hostel. It offers an airport shuttle service to take the stress out of getting to and from your flights. Happily, it also enjoys a very good reputation among thousands of impressed former guests, who loved its “amazing” location close to the beach, eateries and night-spots. As well as the usual dormitory rooms, there is also a mix of “deluxe” double, quadruple and luxury king-size rooms, so those who value their privacy will have plenty of options too. Amenities include free wi-fi internet, air conditioning - which will come in handy in the hot Miami climate - as well as an on-site bar and parking facilities.

Beds n' Drinks

Wifi Available

Address: 1676 James Avenue
Accommodates: 6

24-hour front desk Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Laundry Family rooms

4. Hostel with good rating close to South Beach (from USD 19)

Just two minutes from the sands of South Beach, this hostel, which enjoys good word-of-mouth, will likely appeal to fans of an ocean break. It also provides free breakfasts to set you up for the busy day ahead and drew praise for its “friendly staff”. What’s more, whatever your personal vacation plans, you’ll have ample chance to simply enjoy your privacy or get yourself out there and mix with some new friends. For, not only does the hostel provide private family, double and quadruple rooms alongside the usual mix of dormitory options, but it throws regular movie nights, game room tournaments and happy hours, should you wish to take part. Amenities include free wi-fi, for keeping in the loop on your Miami adventures, as well as on-site parking and an airport shuttle service.

South Beach Rooms and Hostel

Wifi Available

Address: 236 9th Street
Accommodates: 6

24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Games room Internet services Billiards Darts

5. Smart hostel with Art Deco stylings (from USD 75)

Looking for a memorable hostel stay? Then why not give Hotel Mimo and its striking Art Deco stylings a whirl. Its stylish exterior continues within, with the smart neutral-coloured decor in many of the bedrooms. It also offers a mix of accommodation options, from the wooden floorboards and simple but charming decor of the family-sized queen loft, to the two-person queen-size bedrooms and the usual mix of dormitory accommodation options. A number of rooms offer city views and they also come with plenty of home comforts, including the all-important air conditioning, flat-screen TVs and free wi-fi. It’s a bit further from the likes of South Beach - some 9 miles (14.5km) away - but enjoys a very good reputation for its location nevertheless, as well as for the cleanliness of the rooms and its position within easy reach of bars and restaurants on foot. The on-site parking also means that those with their own transport should have no bother exploring the wider area.

Treehouse Studio Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 7126 Biscayne Boulevard
Accommodates: 4

Parking Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms Free parking Internet services WiFi Available Free WiFi

6. Well-reviewed hostel close to the beach (from USD 17)

Beach fans who cannot wait to hit the sands will certainly wish to give this three-star hostel some consideration. It’s just two minutes away from the beach on foot and within easy reach of local bars and eateries. Indeed, there’s a restaurant and bar on site, so you and your group won’t have to go far to socialise. What’s more, there are plenty of room options available to cater to your own needs - be they double or quadruple private rooms, or beds within larger dormitory rooms. Amenities include air conditioning, private bathrooms, flat screen TVs and soundproofing for a more peaceful night’s sleep. There’s also free wi-fi, so you’ll be able to stay connected, whether your trip is for work or pleasure.

7. Smartly-decorated hostel

Enjoying a good reputation, this smartly decorated hostel and its modern design were a popular option among past guests. Its “comfortable” beds and “good transport links” to downtown Miami were some of the aspects which drew particular praise. Amenities include free on-site parking - ideal for those using their own car to get about - and a spacious and smartly decorated communal kitchen in which to whip up some meals, should you prefer to dine in rather than to eat out. There’s also free wi-fi, which is sure to appeal to work travellers, social media fans and students alike. Indeed, Miami Dade College and one of the University of Miami’s campuses are both within a mile (1.6 km) away. The rooms also come with a mix of shared or private bathrooms to suit the level of privacy you want.

Enjoy a hostel stay without sacrificing your privacy

Those who value their privacy don’t have to rule out a hostel stay in Miami. There are plenty of highly-rated options offering a mix of solo, double and family-size bedrooms alongside the usual dormitory beds. All you need to do is decide where you want to stay.

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