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Wanderstay Houston Hostel - Houston - Bedroom
Wanderstay Houston Hostel
8.3 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Stop Inn Stay Hostel - Houston - Bedroom
Stop Inn Stay Hostel
7.4 Good
The Doze Off
6.9 Okay
Southeast Houston$26+
Shuteye Hostel
6.1 Okay
Southeast Houston$27+

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Most expensive month to stay with an average 156% rise in price.
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Top tips for finding Houston hostel deals

  • If you are looking for family-friendly Houston hostels, look no further than HI Houston: The Morty Rich Hostel in Montrose, Houston. This fine establishment offers comfy family rooms, complimentary breakfast, a kids pool, laundry facilities, a library with children’s books, a 24h front desk, and lots of storage space. You and your family will enjoy bonding over some games in the hostel’s gaming room or an afternoon picnic in the beautiful garden.
  • Consider staying around the city center if you would like to secure some of the best Houston hostels. One such hostel that will give you value for your money is Wanderstay Houston Hostel. It offers comfy accommodations with air conditioning, parquet floors, extra-long beds, an outdoor garden, a seating area with TV, a private bathroom, and 24h security. The hostel provides a fully-stocked kitchen which you can use for your meals, and you will find restaurants like The Doshi House just a few steps away. Moreover, its location is great if you’re planning to explore Houston since you’ll be right in the heart of the Houston Museum District and a short drive from Texas Southern University and Houston Zoo.
  • For those visiting Houston on a tight budget, Bunkwood Hostel is the place to be. It is one of the most affordable Houston hostels yet doesn’t compromise on quality. Bunkwood Hostel is just a mile from downtown, and it offers clean rooms with air conditioning, a lounge area, a coffee machine, a shared bathroom, and a well-equipped kitchen. It also has a pool and a wellness center where you can unwind after a long day in Houston.
  • Consider staying at Modern B&B if you are looking forward to a fun-filled weekend in Houston. This fine establishment is in Houston’s Theater District and places you 5min away from the Downtown Aquarium and Revention Music Center. Staying here will also give you easy access to fun stops in Houston like Alley Theater, Tranquility Park, Sesquicentennial Park, and Market Square Park.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Houston, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Houston in February and April.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Houston if you stay on a Friday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Tuesday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Houston hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Houston found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $75, while the most expensive was $663.

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