Best Hostels In Spain – Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia And Beyond


Thinking about traveling to Spain? Here is our list to the best hostels in Spain. Let the fun start! Whoop whoop.

Why Travel To Spain?

Spain is one of the best countries for independent travelers. But not only that.

Spain will deliver whether you travel solo, or with a group of friends.

Whether you like beaches, cities, or mountains.

It’s perfect for road trips and surfing.

Spain also has some of the best wine and food cultures in the world.

You won’t regret going to Spain, you’ll certainly want to stay longer!


Briefing: What To See In Spain?

Top 5 Cities in Spain

#1 Barcelona
#2 Madrid
#3 Sevilla
#4 Granada
#5 San Sebastian.

Top 10 in Spain

#6 Valencia
#7 Bilbao
#8 Cordoba
#9 Salamanca
#10 Toledo

Top 15 Cities in Spain

#11 Pamplona
#12 Girona
#13 Malaga
#14 Burgos
#15 Santiago de Compostela

While a dynamic list, I’d recommend to start with the Top 5 and then progress if you have more time. I’d say 3-4 days per city for Top 5/10, and 1-2 days for Top 15 and beyond.

The Best Hostels in Spain

Finding the right accommodation can be tough, so we’ve prepared a list of the best hostels in the most common destinations. Find them sorted alphabetically with score. Kindly use the links to book and support us.


Best Hostels in Alicante

Old Centre Inn (9.0)

Hostel Ole (8.9)


Best Hostels in Avila

Mistic Hostel (9.5)


Best Hostels In Barcelona

Yeah Barcelona Hostel (9.4) Best in city!

Jam Hostel Barcelona (9.2) Quiet in Gracia

St Christopher’s Inn Barcelona (8.2) Most central!

Generator Hostel Barcelona (8.4) Well-known poshtels!


Best Hostels In Bilbao

Quartier Bilbao Hostel (8.8)

Poshtel Bilbao – Premium Hostel (8.8)

Best Hostels In Burgos

Hostel Burgos (8.7)

Hostal Torres (8.3)


Best Hostels in Cadaques

L’Hostalet de Cadaques (8.8)


Best Hostels in Caceres

Albergue Las Veletas (8.4)


Best Hostels in Cadiz

Casa Caracol (8.3)

Summer Cadiz (8.2)

Cadiz Inn Backpackers (8.0) Nice Terrace!


Best Hostels in Cordoba

Option Be (9.7)

Mayflowers Hostel (9.3) Nice terrace!

The Dreamers&Co (8.2) Nice patio!


Best Hostels in Cuenca

Green River Hostel (9.5) Well located!


Best Hostels in Formentera

Hostal Bon Sol (8.8)

Sa Pergola (8.0)

Best Hostels in Gibraltar

Con dios (8.0) It’s on a boat!


Best Hostels in Girona

Bed & Breakfast Bells Oficis (9.3)

Residencia Universitaria Pare Claret (8.0)


Best Hostels In Granada

Granada Old Town Hostel (9.1)

Lemon Rock Hostel (8.7)

Granada Inn Backpackers (8.6)


Best Hostels in Ibiza

Hostal Residencia Europa Punico (8.5)


Best Hostels In Madrid

Sungate ONE (9.5)

OK Hostel Madrid (9.3)

The Hat Madrid (9.1)

Toc Hostel Madrid (9.0)

Mola Hostel (8.9)


Best Hostels in Malaga

Lights Out Hostel (8.8)

Picnic Dreams Boutique Hostel (8.7)

Alcazaba Premium Hostel (8.7)


Best Hostels in Menorca

Albergue & Gimnasio Relise (8.2) In San Lluis

El Claustre de Ciutadella (7.5) In Ciutadella


Best Hostels in Merida

Hostal Aquaforum (9.7)


Best Hostels in Palma de Mallorca

Hostel Pura Vida (9.1)

Palma Port Hostel (8.8)

Hostel Fleming (8.2)


Best Hostels in Pamplona

Albergue Plaza Catedral (9.2)

Aloha Hostel (9.0)


Best Hostels in Salamanca

Residencia Universitaria Europa (8.6)

Erasmus Home (8.0)


Best Hostels In San Sebastian

Koisi Hostel (9.1)

Surfing Etxea (8.9)

A Room In The City (8.7)


Best Hostels in Santiago de Compostela

Blanco Albergue (9.3)

A Casa De Dora (9.3)

Albergue The Last Stamp (8.5)


Best Hostels in Segovia

Hab Urban Hostel (9.1)

Hosteria La Natura (9.0)


Best Hostels In Sevilla

La Banda Rooftop Hostel (9.3)

Black Swan Hostel Sevilla (9.1)

The Nomad Hostel (9.0)

Hostel One Catedral (8.9)


Best Hostels in Tarifa

Tarifa Kite Hostel (9.0) BBQ!

Sulok Tarifa (9.0) Nice bunks!

Aristoy (8.8)


Best Hostels in Tarragona

Tarragona Hostel (8.4)


Best Hostels in Toledo

Albergue Juvenile Los Pascuales (8.7)

Oasis Backpackers’ Toledo (8.5)


Best Hostels in Trujillo

Hostal San Miguel (8.7)

Hostal Conde De La Encina (8.3)


Best Hostels in Valencia

Quart Youth Hostel (8.9)

Urban Youth Hostel (8.7)

Home Youth Hostel By Feetup Hostels (8.5)

The River (8.4)


Best Hostels In Zaragoza

Albergue La Posada Del Comendador (7.7)

What do you think?

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