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Most recommended Salt Lake City hostels

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Avenues Hostel - Salt Lake City - Kitchen
Avenues Hostel
6.7 Okay
The Avenues$38+
$38+
Free Wi-Fi

Salt Lake City hostels near the city center

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Camelot Inn & Hostel - Salt Lake City - Building
Camelot Inn & Hostel
People's Freeway$59+
$59+
Bposhtels Salt Lake City - Salt Lake City - Building
$34+

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Low season

August

High season

June

Average price (weeknight)

$54

Average price (weekend night)

$84
Cheapest month to stay with an average 38% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 67% rise in price.
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When to book a hostel in Salt Lake City

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Top tips for finding Salt Lake City hostel deals

  • There are a few hostels in Salt Lake City within 2 mi of the city center, where there are many places of interest such as the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Clark Planetarium, and Brigham Young Historic Park. The grid layout of Salt Lake City makes it easy to explore by car or on foot, and there is a comprehensive public transportation system that includes buses, a light rail system, and a commuter train network for longer distances. Also, you should know that buses and light rail are free within the downtown area.
  • Avenues Hostel on F Street in The Avenues district is a couple of blocks away from Central City and also within a mile of the Utah State Capitol building, the Salt Lake Temple, and Clark Planetarium. Accommodations here range from dorm rooms with shared baths to private rooms with en-suite bathrooms. If you stay at this affordable hostel in Salt Lake City, you will find the 3rd Avenue Bus only a block or so away on E Street, which will take you past places like Einstein Bros Bagels and Saffron Valley East India Café.
  • A no-frills hostel in Salt Lake City is Camelot Inn & Hostel on West 800 South, where there are several private rooms and dorm rooms that sleep up to four people. Located near the Central City/Liberty Wells district, this hostel is within 10 min of Salt Lake City International Airport, or you can take the UTA Route 50 Bus from the airport into the city. Some of the city’s major attractions to explore include the Salt Palace Convention Center and Temple Square, while Vertical Diner is an inexpensive place to eat.
  • A few doors down from Camelot Inn & Hostel is SLC Hostel, a recent addition to the hostels in Salt Lake City. Here you can choose between private, double, and 8-bed dorm rooms, which are suitable for small groups visiting the city. The light rail (TRAX) is a short walk away, as is International Peace Gardens and Liberty Park; meanwhile, Proper Burger and Kiitos Brewing are places to get some refreshments.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Salt Lake City, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Salt Lake City in August and November.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Salt Lake City if you stay on a Wednesday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Thursday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Salt Lake City hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Salt Lake City found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $133, while the most expensive was $279.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Salt Lake City for 4 days.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Salt Lake City

  • What are the best hostels near Salt Palace Convention Center?

    Salt Palace Convention Center is a popular area in Salt Lake City and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Camelot Inn & Hostel or Avenues Hostel for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Salt Palace Convention Center.

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Avenues Hostel - Salt Lake City - Kitchen
Avenues Hostel
6.7 Okay
The Avenues$38+
$38+
Free Wi-Fi
Camelot Inn & Hostel - Salt Lake City - Building
Camelot Inn & Hostel
People's Freeway$59+
$59+
Free Wi-Fi

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