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Featured Hostels in Dortmund

a&o Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
2 out of 5
Königswall 2, Dortmund, NW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $48 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2

Located in City-Ost, this hostel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Orchestra Center NRW and within 3 miles (5 km) of Signal Iduna Park and Westfalenhallen. Westfalenpark ...

3.7/5Good! (346 reviews)
not bad, affordable

"It's ok for the price, not far from the train station"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 11, 2020

a&o Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
DJH Jugendgästehaus Adolph Kolping - Hostel
2 out of 5
Silberstr. 24-26, Dortmund, NW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $106 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4

Located in Dortmund City Centre, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Hansaplatz, Signal Iduna Park and Westfalenhallen. Westfalenpark Dortmund is 1.9 mi ...

4/5Very Good! (117 reviews)
Top banana - couldn't rate it higher!

"Very clean and modern. Excellent, friendly helpful staff. Very good breakfast. Ideally situated in the city."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 2, 2020

DJH Jugendgästehaus Adolph Kolping - Hostel
The Design Apartments are Less Than 1 km From Dortmund Central Station
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Situated in Dortmund, this hostel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Orchestra Center NRW and within 3 miles (5 km) of Signal Iduna Park and Westfalenhallen. Westfalenpark ...

The Design Apartments are Less Than 1 km From Dortmund Central Station
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Radisson Blu Hotel Dortmund

Radisson Blu Hotel Dortmund

4.5 out of 5
An der Buschmuehle 1, Dortmund, NW
The price is CA $132 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.2/5Very Good! (719 reviews)

"Great gym, pool and sauna. Also, wonderful buffet breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 3, 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel Dortmund
Limehome Dortmund Südwall

Limehome Dortmund Südwall

3.5 out of 5
Südwall 17, Dortmund
The price is CA $74 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
4.5/5Wonderful! (21 reviews)

"Modern apartment-like space that’s close to the city center, but far away enough from the hustle and bustle. The door opening situation can be a little weird, but it’s pretty secure. Feels like a home away from home. I recommend it, especially if you’re in town to catch a Dortmund game. Close to ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 22, 2020

Limehome Dortmund Südwall
L'Arrivée Hotel & Spa

L'Arrivée Hotel & Spa

4 out of 5
Wittbräucker Str. 565, Dortmund, NW
The price is CA $149 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
4.4/5Wonderful! (170 reviews)

"Hotel was Clean, Beautiful, Comfortable and Relaxing... Only (tiny) issue was that the 2 beds kept coming apart.... :-)"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 5, 2020

L'Arrivée Hotel & Spa
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're in the market for low-cost places to stay in Dortmund, a hostel in town could be a great option for you. These dorm-style accommodations come in quite a few shapes and sizes, but all of them have three main things in common:

  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social setting
  • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)

By choosing a hostel in Dortmund, you can spend less on lodging and use more of your budget for going out during your trip. You can find sporting events and other activities in this destination, while the local restaurants offer plenty of opportunities to treat your taste buds.

Hostels in Dortmund

You might be asking, what are the most popular hostels in Dortmund? According to reviews from our guests, these options have the highest ratings:

A&o Dortmund Hauptbahnhof - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Dortmund Central Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar, and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with showers, free toiletries, and TVs.

DJH Jugendgästehaus Adolph Kolping - Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Stadtgarten U-Bahn and Kampstrasse U-Bahn. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a bar. Rooms come with desks.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Dortmund?

The weather can be a big factor when you're experiencing new places, so here's a little information that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 51° F and nighttime temperatures average 31° F
  • April-June: 70° F is the daytime average and 39° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 73° F and nighttime averages are around 49° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 60° F during the day and 35° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 1.14 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Dortmund?

Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might like these places:

Top Sights
  • Westfalenhallen
  • Signal Iduna Park
  • Starlight Express Theater
Natural Features
  • Westfalenpark Dortmund
  • Rombergpark Botanical Garden
  • Henrichenburg Boat Lift
Cultural Attractions
  • Dortmund Concert Hall
  • Museum of Art and Cultural History
  • Theater Dortmund

In general, Dortmund is known for its:

  • Museums
  • Shopping
  • Sports
  • Monuments
  • Theater
  • Restaurants

How to Get to Dortmund and Around the Area

You can search for flights to the closest airport in Dortmund (DTM), 6.5 mi (10.4 km) away from the city center. Another option is Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), situated 33.8 mi (54.4 km) away. When you're out and about, you might want to use public transit to get around. Walk to nearby metro stations like Reinoldikirche U-Bahn, Kampstrasse U-Bahn, and Stadtgarten U-Bahn. To see more of the area, hop on a train at Dortmund Central Station, Dortmund Signal Iduna Park Station, or Dortmund-Hörde Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Dortmund?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a lower cost, so you can save your budget for fun things to do. You can find sporting events and other activities in this destination, while the local restaurants offer plenty of opportunities to treat your taste buds.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in lots of forms, but they all have three main qualities in common, including low prices, a social environment, and shared rooms (though many have private options too).
What are the best hostels in Dortmund?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These top picks get the best reviews from our customers and could be a good place to start looking: A&o Dortmund Hauptbahnhof - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Dortmund Central Station. Property features include free WiFi, a bar, and a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find towels, showers, and free toiletries in all rooms. DJH Jugendgästehaus Adolph Kolping - Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Stadtgarten U-Bahn and Kampstrasse U-Bahn. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as free parking. You’ll find desks in all rooms.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Dortmund?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here are some stats about the seasons: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 61°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 39°F. Average annual precipitation for Dortmund is 32 inches.
What is there to see and do in Dortmund?
In general, Dortmund is known for its museums, sports, and monuments. Major attractions include Signal Iduna Park, Starlight Express Theater, and Westfalenhallen. Get out into nature with places like Westfalenpark Dortmund, Rombergpark Botanical Garden, and Henrichenburg Boat Lift. Cultural attractions include Dortmund Concert Hall, Orchestra Center NRW, and Dortmunder U.
What's the best way to get to and around Dortmund while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Dortmund on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Dortmund (DTM), 6.5 mi (10.4 km) away. An alternative is Duesseldorf Intl. Airport (DUS), located 34.3 mi (55.2 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you may want to make use of public transit. Take advantage of metro transit at Reinoldikirche U-Bahn, Kampstrasse U-Bahn, and Stadtgarten U-Bahn. To see more of the surrounding area, catch a train at Dortmund Central Station, Dortmund Signal Iduna Park Station, or Dortmund-Hörde Station.

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