There's nothing creepy about hostels, despite what horror movies tell you, they're just cheap and they're actually becoming quite creative. You can choose from Japanese capsule hostels, airplane hostels, and even hostels hosted in former prison facility, depending on where you're staying. Hostels tend to have basic amenities but very impressive interiors, helpful staff and great company.
Hostel Hotels
BOOK1 Design Hostel - The New Cool In Aarhus
'21jul27
BOOK1  
Design Hostel
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Freshly opened BOOK1 Design Hostel follows the attractive new trend of stylish affordability. It's located in a former library building from 1934 in the heart of Aarhus. Danish people take design seriously, and this place is no exception. Clever architecture and eye-pleasing design details are all around at BOOK1. Your …
Accommodation types: Design   Hostel
Location: Aarhus  Denmark  West Europe
KINN Capsule Hotel - Japanese Zen & Boutique-Level Comfort In Singapore
'21jun4
KINN Capsule  
Hotel
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The elegant and minimalist KINN Capsule Hotel is located in the heart of Singapore. It follows the Japanese design language of MUJI, also known as "no-brand quality goods." It was influenced by the Japanese Zen philosophy, placing the focus on simplicity and the essence of well-being. The interior design is …
Accommodation types: Capsule   Design   Hostel
MeetMe23 - Bonkers Ho(?)tel Design In Prague
'21may3
MeetMe23  
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To be, or not to be? Or rather the question here is, to sleep in a hotel or to sleep in a hostel? That's the concept behind MeetMe23´s ho(?)tel wordplay. And the answer is most likely depending on your budget and how much privacy you would prefer to have for …
Accommodation types: Design   Hostel
Minimalist Poshtel - Japanese-Style Capsules And Scandinavian Suites In New Delhi
'21apr20
Minimalist  
Poshtel
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The new creation of Poshtel is located in Hauz Khas Village's green neighborhood. It's the twin-brother of the LetsBunk Boutique Hotel right across the road. Poshtel manages to cleverly fuse classic Swedish and Japanese minimalist interiors in a pleasant package for a wide array of travelers. The posh hostel part …
Accommodation types: Capsule   Design   Hostel
Location: New Delhi  India  South Asia
Steel House Copenhagen - Fun Industrial-Design Hostel
'21apr12
Steel House  
Copenhagen
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The brand new world of backpacking opens up new prospects for hostels, one that is not afraid to be bold. Taking inspiration from the hotels in New York, the facade is covered by corten steel, and the industrial design continues to be dominant inside. Progressive thinking went into the concept …
Accommodation types: Capsule   Hostel   Industrial
LetsBunk Poshtel-Boutique Hotel - High Life In A Hostel
'21apr5
LetsBunk  
Poshtel
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In New Delhi, it's crucial to find a great spot to stay as it's the second-most populous city in the world. The hostel is right on the Magenta line that you can take from the Indira Gandhi International Airport, making it super convenient if you are about to take off …
Accommodation types: Design   Hostel
Location: New Delhi  India  South Asia
Long Story Short Hostel & Café - Chic Hostel In Omolouc
'21mar30
Long Story Short  
Hostel
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Situated in the old town of the cheerful little Moravian town of Omolouc, Long Story Short prides itself to be different from the rest. It's founded on the principle that hostels don't have to look cheap nor should they serve dry toasts for breakfast. Instead, they have a magical garden …
Accommodation types: Design   Hostel
Stayokay Domburg – Hostel In A 13th-Century Medieval Castle
'21mar10
Stayokay  
Domburg
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Backpacking can be a tiring business, particularly if you arrive at a hostel with the expectation to have a good rest and a clean shower. Most often than not this remains to be a dream. Stayokay Domburg is the strongest contrast yet to be seen for the whole cheap-hostel concept. …
Accommodation types: Castle   Hostel
Stayokay Hostel Dordrecht - Floating Glass and Wood Lodge In Biesbosch National Park
'20nov18
Stayokay  
Dordrecht
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Stayokay is a well-known chain of Dutch hostels that operates around the country. But recently they’ve added new accommodation to their offer that looks a lot more like an eco-hotel than your usual hostel dorm. The Ecolodge at Dordrecht is a beautiful floating hotel room located in a remote quiet …
Accommodation types: Floating   Hostel
Pangea Pod Hotel - Hip pod hotel in the heart of Whistler, Canada
'19jul23
Pangea Pod  
Hotel
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If you’re traveling to Whistler, Canada’s prime skiing resort, Pangea Pod is a good choice for accommodation that’s both well-located and affordable. Situated just 200 meters from Whistler and Blackcomb gondolas and right on the Village Stroll, Pangea is right in the center of all the ski and – more …
Accommodation types: Capsule   Hostel
Sekeping Victoria - Rough-Luxe Warehouse Hotel
'18oct25
Sekeping  
Victoria
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Sekeping Victoria (Ruins of Victoria) is located in the UNESCO World Heritage town of Georgetown, Penang, a constituent island off the coast of Malaysia. The island was a colonial hub for trade in spices, tobacco, and betel nut for much of the 19th Century. Remnants of the old town center …
Accommodation types: Hostel   Industrial
Friends By The House Of Books - Quirky Cartoon Hotel In St. Petersburg
'18may24
Friends by the  
House of Books
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Tucked away on the top two floors of a historic building somewhere in St. Petersburg is one of the best budget hotels. 'Friends by the House of Books' as it's called is right next to the landmark Zinger House aka the House of books. The hotel decor is very vibrant …
Accommodation types: Cartoon   Hostel   Soviet
Fondazione Curzùtt-San Barnard Hostel - Middle Ages Village with a Hostel
'18apr26
Hostel  
Curzútt
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Situated near Bellizona, Switzerland, the Fondazione Curzùtt-San Barnard hostel is surrounded by natural beauty near the Swiss and Italian border. The rural areas of Ticino have a rich and interesting history that is often overshadowed by the larger urban centres in the region, but those who make the trek to …
Accommodation types: Heritage   Hostel
Pengheng Space Capsules Hotel - Served by Robots
'18mar2
Pengheng Space  
Capsules Hotel
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Whether you are a tech nerd or just have a dream to live in a world where robots cater to your every need, the Pengheng Space Capsules Hotel is the choice for you. This hotel made news all over the world and took the internet by storm, and for good …
Accommodation types: Capsule   Hostel
Location: Shenzhen  China  East Asia
The Pod - Boutique Capsule Hotel in Singapore - Oh My Pod
'18jan11
The Pod  
Singapore
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You might not get views of Sydney opera house, or herds of wildebeest sweeping majestically across the plains, but you do get a good night’s sleep in Singapore’s chic answer to the Japanese pod hotels. Each pod is luxuriously accommodated with 300 thread-count sateen cotton sheets, fluffy duvet, and blind. …
Accommodation types: Capsule   Hostel
Clink78 - Prison Turned Into A Hipster Hostel In London
'17jul17
Clink78  
Hostel
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Located inside an English Heritage building, this has to be one of the grandest-looking youth hostels ever. It was once a magistrate’s court and served sentences to London’s criminals for over 200 years. I’m sure some of the patriarchs of Australia even went through this courthouse. Anyway, today it is …
Accommodation types: Hostel   Jail
Location: London  England  West Europe
Floating Hostel ArkaBarka - Danube River Fun In Belgrade
'16dec7
ArkaBarka  
Floating Hostel
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This hostel rocks, literally. Arkabarka (is that not the most fun name to say?) is a boat hostel in Belgrade, Serbia, at the river Danube. This contemporary wooden building is situated in one of the most beautiful central parks of Belgrade. Though it’s a hostel, there are definitely options for …
Accommodation types: Floating   Hostel
Location: Belgrade  Serbia  East Europe
DEL900 Hostel Boutique - Quirky Vintage Design Hostel In Buenos Aires
'16jul8
DEL900  
Hostel
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Located in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the DEL900 hostel is a unique escape for travelers looking to explore this cosmopolitan capital. With a vintage, quirky, 1900s vibe and style, this hostel is described as having “all kinds of musical, expressive & architectonic styles converge and coexist in perfect disharmony.” From the …
Accommodation types: Design   Hostel
SleepIn Faengslet - Authentic Prison Life In Denmark
'16apr22
SleepIn  
Fængslet
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Fancy sleeping behind bars for a night? Ever wonder what it truly feels like to be an inmate? The SleepIn Fængslet (Fængslet = jail) in Denmark can finally put to rest your curiosities! Situated in a prison’s old, sick ward (the last inmate left in 2006), the building has been …
Accommodation types: Hostel   Jail
Location: Horsens  Denmark  West Europe
Hotel Galeria Spirit - Funky "Butterfly House" In Bratislava
'16jan13
Hotel Galeria  
Spirit
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Locally known as the “Butterfly House,” this Slovakian hotel/hostel hybrid in Slovakia looks like something out of a children’s fairytale with its explosions of color and jagged designs. Strikingly bright and bold, Hotel Galéria Spirit is a 5-minute walk from the train station and about 15 minutes from the historic …
Accommodation types: Fairytale   Hippie   Hostel