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Featured Hostels in San Juan

Hostel H1 Miramar
1.5 out of 5
668 Calle Suau, San Juan, PR
The price is CA $52 per night

Located in Miramar, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Convention Center and Condado Beach. Pan American ...

3.4/5 (48 reviews)
Recommend for backpackers

"Great environment, nothing fancy but very friendly. Had no issues with the parking which is very important."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 2, 2020

Hostel H1 Miramar
Villa Eshta
2 out of 5
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $41 per night

Located in Ocean Park, this hostel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Barbosa Park and within 3 miles (5 km) of Carolina Beach and Condado Beach. Puerto Rico Convention ...

4/5Very Good! (30 reviews)

"We rented the private room (#2) with private bathroom. It was great and it had it's own a/c. Good location to restaurants and Walgreen's was close. Beach was a few blocks away."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 10, 2020

Villa Eshta
Nomada Urban Beach Hostel - Adults Only
2 out of 5
2062 Calle Loiza, San Juan
The price is CA $69 per night

Situated near the beach, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Barbosa Park and within 3 miles (5 km) of Carolina Beach and Condado Beach. Jose Miguel Agrelot ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (164 reviews)

"The staff here are amazing and the hostel is set up to be very welcoming and community based! It's a quick 10 min walk to the beach or plenty of tasty places to eat/drink."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Nomada Urban Beach Hostel - Adults Only
Casa Santurce
1.5 out of 5
1050 Calle Mariana, San Juan
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $65 per night

Situated near the beach, this hostel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Puerto Rico Convention Center and ...

3.7/5Good! (100 reviews)

"Would have liked a tv in the room and our light in the room would just turn on and off at random times."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 1, 2020

Casa Santurce
Santurcia Hostel - Adults Only
2.5 out of 5
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $43 per night

Situated in the entertainment district, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Centro Europa, Condado Beach and Jose Miguel Agrelot Coliseum. Puerto Rico Convention ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Book this place! Guaranteed you'll be impressed

"This place is amazing! Byfar the cleanest and safest hostel on the island. Forgot staying at a big name hotel, they have nothing on this place. Everyone here is incredibly nice and welcoming. You'll make instant friends when you hangout in the common area. Don't think twice about it, book this place. ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 8, 2020

Santurcia Hostel - Adults Only
San Jorge Hotel & Hostel
2 out of 5
605 Calle San Jorge, Btwn Ave P. de Leon & F. Juncos, San Juan
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $123 per night

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Condado Beach, Plaza las Americas and Puerto Rico Convention Center. Carolina Beach and Pan American ...

3.6/5Good! (100 reviews)

"Did not like the soaps/shampoos. They did not lather, almost on purpose."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 16, 2020

San Jorge Hotel & Hostel
Henry's GuestHouse
2.5 out of 5
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Located in Río Piedras, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Mercado de Rio Piedras and University of Puerto Rico. Jose Miguel Agrelot Coliseum and Plaza ...

3.9/5Very Good! (14 reviews)

"Excellent in all aspects"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 3, 2020

Henry's GuestHouse
Hostel San Juan

Located in Martín Peña, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.6 km) from Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Puerto Rico and within 3 miles (5 km) of Condado Beach and Puerto ...

Hostel San Juan
Conturce Hostel
2 out of 5
1507 Calle Loíza, San Juan
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Located in Parque, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from San Jorge Children's Hospital and within 3 miles (5 km) of Condado Beach and Carolina Beach. Puerto Rico ...

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Best Western Plus Condado Palm Inn & Suites
Best Western Plus Condado Palm Inn & Suites
3 out of 5
55 Condado Avenue, San Juan
The price is CA $157 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (2,092 reviews)

"The shower was excellent. The view was uninteresting. The breatfast was mediocre. The loan of big umbrellas was great and saved a very rainy day. The staff was accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

Best Western Plus Condado Palm Inn & Suites
Serafina Beach Hotel
Serafina Beach Hotel
4 out of 5
1045 Avenida Doctor Ashford, San Juan, PR
The price is CA $226 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (684 reviews)

"The staff was awesome. They were friendly and helpful with providing tips on getting around the island and with making recommendations of sites to see. The room was spacious. If you can, request a room with an ocean view. You won’t be disappointed. The resort was small but big enough to provide all ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 14, 2020

Serafina Beach Hotel
Caribe Hilton
Caribe Hilton
4.5 out of 5
1 San Geronimo Street, San Juan
4/5Very Good! (2,734 reviews)

"Super nice hotel super nice staff. I stayed in the beach wing and it was beautiful. 10/10 recommend"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

Caribe Hilton
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in San Juan, one of the 7 hostels here might be a great option. These dorm-style accommodations come in many different forms, but all of them have three main things in common:

  • Low prices
  • A social atmosphere
  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)

By going with a hostel in San Juan, you can cut your spending on lodging and save more of your money for going out during your trip. The island views create an appealing natural setting, and you can enjoy attractions like the waterfront.

Hostels in San Juan

You might be wondering, what are some favorite hostels in San Juan? According to our customers' reviews, these ones have the highest ratings:

Nomada Urban Beach Hostel - Adults Only - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a rooftop terrace, and a shared/communal kitchen. You'll find towels, showers, and free toiletries in all rooms.

Casa Santurce - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as laundry facilities. Rooms come with showers.

Hostel H1 Miramar - Located within a 20-minute walk of Puerto Rico Convention Center. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and 24-hour check-in. Rooms come with showers and free toiletries.

San Jorge Hotel & Hostel - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and laundry facilities.

Henry's GuestHouse - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Rio Piedras Station. Property features include free WiFi, laundry facilities, and air conditioning. You'll find towels and showers in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit San Juan?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you're discovering new places, so here are some stats that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically August and October, while February and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 84° F and nighttime temperatures average 70° F
  • April-June: 88° F is the daytime average and 72° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 88° F and nighttime averages are around 76° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 88° F during the day and 71° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 73.07 inches in a year

What Can I Do in San Juan?

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

Top Sights
  • San Juan Cathedral
  • San Juan Gate
  • La Fortaleza - Palacio de Santa Catalina
Natural Features
  • Luis Muñoz Rivera Park
  • Third Millennium Park
  • Parque Central Municipio de San Juan
Cultural Attractions
  • Casa del Libro
  • Museum of our African Roots
  • Pablo Casals Museum

Overall, San Juan is known for its:

  • Historical sites
  • Beaches
  • Excursions
  • Live music
  • Restaurants

How to Get to San Juan and Around the Area

You can fly into the nearest airport in San Juan (SJU-Luis Munoz Marin Intl.), 7.4 mi (12 km) away from the city center. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transit during your trip. Nearby metro stations include Sacred Heart Station, Hato Rey Station, and Roosevelt Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in San Juan?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your money for going out. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its historic sites and live music venues.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms), low prices, and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in San Juan?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These options get the highest reviews from our travelers and might be a good place to look first: Villa Eshta - Property features include free WiFi, barbecue grills, and multilingual staff. Rooms come with towels, showers, and lockers. Santurcia Hostel - Adults Only - Property features include free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and air conditioning. Rooms come with towels, showers, and linens. Nomada Urban Beach Hostel - Adults Only - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a rooftop terrace, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. Rooms come with towels, showers, and free toiletries. Hostel H1 Miramar - Located within a 20-minute walk of Puerto Rico Convention Center. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and TV in a common area. Rooms come with showers and free toiletries. Casa Santurce - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as laundry facilities. You’ll find showers in all rooms.
What's the weather like in San Juan?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you’re discovering new places, so here’s a little information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually June and July with an average temp of 82°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 77°F. Average annual rainfall for San Juan is 73 inches.
What is there to see and do in San Juan?
Generally, San Juan is known for its historical sites, beaches, and live music. Major attractions include San Juan Gate, Port of San Juan, and Condado Beach. Get out into nature with places like Escambron Beach, Luis Muñoz Rivera Park, and Jardin Botanico. Cultural attractions include Centro de Bellas Artes Luis A. Ferre, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, and Museo de Arte e Historia de San Juan.
What's the best way to get around San Juan?
You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is San Juan (SJU-Luis Munoz Marin Intl.), 7.4 mi (12 km) from the city center. After you’ve arrived, you may want to use public transit to get around. Take advantage of metro transit at Sacred Heart Station, Hato Rey Station, and Roosevelt Station.

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