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Top Rated Hostels in Shanghai, China

90.4%
587 reviews Book Now 
1

The Phoenix Hostel

Hostel
17 South Yunnan Road, Shanghai, China 200433

544 out of 587 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend The Phoenix Hostel

Atmosphere - 88% Staff - 87% Facilities - 84% Safety - 92%
Location - 95% Cleanliness - 92% Value - 94%
MARK MCCULLUM
With my spouse / partner
Backpacking / gap year
97.1%
MARK would recommend this property 19 July 2015

Great location, with incredible food at the restaurant on the ground floor and at most other places on the street, we had a double private and it felt like a mid-range hotel. We were really impressed.

Customer review
With my spouse / partner
Partying / nightlife, Shopping, Visiting friends or family
80.0%
Customer would recommend this property 19 May 2015

Reasonably good location, 2 minutes from metro, plenty of restaurants nearby. 10-15 minutes walk from Nanjing Road.

90.3%
109 reviews Book Now 
2

Shanghai Dock Bund Hostel

Hostel
No.55 Xianggang Road, Shanghai, China 200085

98 out of 109 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Shanghai Dock Bund Hostel

Atmosphere - 84% Staff - 92% Facilities - 88% Safety - 89%
Location - 96% Cleanliness - 87% Value - 92%
samir cadavid
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture
100.0%
samir would recommend this property 18 June 2015

the staff is so helpful and friendly, wu tianxin was a sweetheart ! great location and very clean

Puti Puar
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture
97.1%
Puti would recommend this property 23 April 2015

I booked single budget room and it's comfortable for me with such reasonable price (considering that I'm not tall). It even provides you towel and tootbrush. The staff are very kind friendly and they try their best to help the guests.

87.0%
259 reviews Book Now 
3

Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel

Hostel
6F, No. 350, South Shanxi Road, Shanghai, China 200001

247 out of 259 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel

Atmosphere - 84% Staff - 85% Facilities - 82% Safety - 92%
Location - 95% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 88%
Customer review
Alone
Sightseeing & culture
82.9%
Customer would recommend this property 18 June 2015

The service is good, especially the people at the counter are very kind. Also it is near the subway station and all other sightseeing sites of Shanghai, even though it is a little bit difficult to find the hostel at first time. However overall, I am satisfied for this price.

Jonathan Matthews
Alone
City break, Sightseeing & culture
100.0%
Jonathan would recommend this property 10 June 2015

Entire floor for the hostel, with great facilities. Always people around to meet from all over the world. Staff were great as they put the football match on the projector even though it started at 3am and finished at 5am.

84.6%
657 reviews Book Now 
4

Mingtown Etour Youth Hostel

Hostel
55 Jiangyin road, Huangpu Dist, Shanghai, China 200003

616 out of 657 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Mingtown Etour Youth Hostel

Atmosphere - 85% Staff - 78% Facilities - 78% Safety - 89%
Location - 96% Cleanliness - 76% Value - 88%
Customer review
Alone
Backpacking / gap year
82.9%
Customer would recommend this property 18 February 2015

Convenience Location, good price Shanghai style house and lovely garden. Almost facilities are for rent. 55위앤의 6인 도미토리 묵엇는데,,, 위치. 가격. 옛 상해 건물 디자인 및 카페 라운지 모두 만족스러움. 잠만 자기엔 문제없는 듯. 데스크에 락커열쇠, 수건, 슬리퍼 등 렌트하여 사용할 수 잇음. 오래된건물이니 최근 수도꼭지와 세면대 및 변기 새것으로 교체된듯함. 샤워부스는 노후하나 사용에 문제없음. 체크인때 침대 및 이불 시트를 받주며, 직접 씌우고 체크아웃때 다시 벗겨 반납함. 1-2분거리 편의점과 과일가게가 잇어 필요한것 대부분 살 수 있음. 주변에 상점 쇼핑몰 많음. 인민광장역에서 걸어서4-5분

Jang Won Choi
Alone
Sightseeing & culture
57.1%
29 August 2014

It's CHEAP!!! And it's near the Renminguangchang station so you can get anywhere easily by subway.

84.2%
183 reviews Book Now 
5

Rock&Wood International Youth Hostel

Hostel
No.278,lane 615,ZhaoHua Road, (opposite No.551 WuYi Road), At the side of KaiYuan School, Shanghai, China 200050

175 out of 183 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Rock&Wood International Youth Hostel

Atmosphere - 84% Staff - 84% Facilities - 84% Safety - 87%
Location - 78% Cleanliness - 83% Value - 87%
Customer review
With my spouse / partner
Backpacking / gap year
71.4%
Customer would recommend this property 14 August 2015

The atmosphere and environment inside the hostel is good. The room we had was comfortable, spacious and clean.

Jennifer Menzel
With my spouse / partner
Backpacking / gap year, City break, Shopping
97.1%
Jennifer would recommend this property 09 June 2015

This Hostel is amazing. The common area is really huge with comfy spots everywhere and a pond in the garden. The bar makes really good breakfast and the staff is extremely helpful. The rooms are big and really clean with beautiful bathrooms. You can wash your clothes here for small money.

84.2%
205 reviews Book Now 
6

Mingtown Nanjing Road Youth Hostel

Hostel
No.258 Tianjin Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China 200002

191 out of 205 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Mingtown Nanjing Road Youth Hostel

Atmosphere - 76% Staff - 79% Facilities - 76% Safety - 84%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 86% Value - 87%
Helen Deeny
Alone
Sightseeing & culture
100.0%
Helen would recommend this property 05 August 2015

Really easy to get to from train or plane as it is just round the corner from exit 1 East Nanjing Rd. I felt very safe and welcomed. The staff arranged a taxi for me at 5.00am and it was early for a great transfer to Pu Dong airport which took about an hour and cost 220 yuan. Superb service from all the staff. Thank you very much.

Customer review
Alone
Backpacking / gap year
91.4%
Customer would recommend this property 02 July 2015

Excellent location. No long term stay which is good to avoid bunch of Chinese students/workers invading the building

82.3%
235 reviews Book Now 
7

Mingtown People's Square Youth Hostel

Hostel
No.35 Yong Shou Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China 200021

209 out of 235 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Mingtown People's Square Youth Hostel

Atmosphere - 77% Staff - 85% Facilities - 76% Safety - 84%
Location - 90% Cleanliness - 74% Value - 87%
KWON HYERAN
With friends / other travellers
Backpacking / gap year, City break, Relaxation/spa
85.7%
KWON would recommend this property 06 August 2015

It was easy to find from the station. And the staffs in this property were very friendly.

Customer review
With my spouse / partner
City break
77.1%
Customer would recommend this property 28 February 2015

Stayed in double room - fantastically large, everything works nicely. Location is the most perfect place to experience Shanghai, with lots of authentic streets with real street food, Bund and People's Square nearby. Also nice decor in the hostel. Cheap cafe on the premises and wifi everywhere. Great people to chat with.

80.8%
1027 reviews Book Now 
8

Shanghai City Central Youth Hostel (Utels)

Hostel
No.300 Wuning Road, Putuo District, Shanghai, China 200063

956 out of 1027 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Shanghai City Central Youth Hostel (Utels)

Atmosphere - 81% Staff - 80% Facilities - 75% Safety - 85%
Location - 78% Cleanliness - 76% Value - 87%
Customer review
With my spouse / partner
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
65.7%
16 July 2015

1/ Huge hostel so room available even when booked on last minute. 2/ Not too far from the metro. 3/ Big and confortable double room

Customer review
With friends / other travellers
Backpacking / gap year, City break, Sightseeing & culture
82.9%
Customer would recommend this property 30 June 2015

Friendly staff, good location and easily accessable with the meteo, good price for the value

80.2%
310 reviews Book Now 
9

Blue Mountain LuWan Youth Hostel

Hostel
Building #1, 1072 Nong, Qu Xi Road, Shanghai, China 200023

278 out of 310 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Blue Mountain LuWan Youth Hostel

Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 72% Safety - 88%
Location - 79% Cleanliness - 76% Value - 84%
Rafael disfrutar
Alone
Backpacking / gap year
97.1%
Rafael would recommend this property 01 September 2014

Very good hostel. Clean, made kind of for western people. A few locals life there. Friendly and helpful staff.

Alex Giardino
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, City break, Partying / nightlife
97.1%
Alex would recommend this property 27 August 2014

A very friendly atmosphere with an array of different rooms to suit your budget as well as your comfort. I've come here multiple times and have never had a bad experience.

80.1%
190 reviews Book Now 
10

Le Tour Travel's Rest Youth Hostel

Hostel
Bldg. 36, 319 Jiaozhou Road, Shanghai, China 200040

176 out of 190 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Le Tour Travel's Rest Youth Hostel

Atmosphere - 81% Staff - 72% Facilities - 77% Safety - 84%
Location - 85% Cleanliness - 78% Value - 80%
Marco Allegri
With friends / other travellers
City break
34.3%
21 April 2014

The reception staff is not really friendly. Part of the hostel is under refurnish and there is smell of solvent everywhere. They trying to charge you up to 3% extra money if you pay with debit or credit card because of the bank commission, that's ridiculous... Just trying to get extra% profit Around the hostel there are several hotels where you can book a better room for a lower price and no problem to pay by cards

Danielle Reeder
Alone
Events / festivals, Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture
80.0%
Danielle would recommend this property 05 January 2014

Friendly atmosphere, convenient location, a reliable place to stay for a traveling through a big city.

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