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Featured Hostels in Vienna

a&t Holiday Hostel Wien
2 out of 5
Leibnizgasse 66, Vienna, Vienna
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The price is CA $16 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2

Located in Favoriten, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Military History Museum, Belvedere and Naschmarkt. Vienna State Opera and Albertina are also within ...

3.8/5Good! (218 reviews)

"Very good stay nice room and nice hostel very nice reception ppl as well"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 20, 2020

a&t Holiday Hostel Wien
Vienna Hostel Ruthensteiner
2 out of 5
Robert-Hamerlinggasse 24, Vienna
The price is CA $72 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23

Located in Rudolfsheim-Funfhaus, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Mariahilfer Street, Stadthalle and Vienna Technical Museum. Schoenbrunn Palace and Brunnenmarkt ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (307 reviews)
Classic and Comfortable

"Overall a very solid hostel. Everything you’d want and a touch of artistic flair. Comfortable rooms and friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 2, 2020

Vienna Hostel Ruthensteiner
wombat's CITY HOSTELS VIENNA - Naschmarkt
2 out of 5
Rechte Wienzeile 35, Vienna
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $76 per night from Oct 12 to Oct 13

Located in Wieden, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Naschmarkt and Mariahilfer Street. Vienna State Opera and Albertina are also within 15 minutes. ...

4.3/5Excellent! (248 reviews)
great hostel, great location.

"The location is great, the premises awesome, great breakfast, awesome staff. Wonderful hostel, thank you !!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 17, 2020

wombat's CITY HOSTELS VIENNA - Naschmarkt

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wombat's CITY HOSTELS VIENNA - The Lounge
2 out of 5
Mariahilfer Straße 137, Vienna
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Located in Rudolfsheim-Funfhaus, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Mariahilfer Street and Wiener Stadthalle. Schoenbrunn Palace and Naschmarkt are also ...

3.9/5Very Good! (162 reviews)
Great Spot

"This spot is perfect for travelers. Everyone you encounter will be friendly right from the start. The hostel is clean, nice and well taken care of. You have laundry options and a kitchen available, electric scooters to rent and a pretty nice bar/lounge. Staff is very easy to ask for help about anything ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

wombat's CITY HOSTELS VIENNA - The Lounge
Frei Nest Wien
2 out of 5
Handelskai 206, Vienna, Wien
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Located in Leopoldstadt, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Riesenrad, Wiener Prater and Messe Wien Exhibition and Congress Center. Vienna International ...

Frei Nest Wien
Prime Rooms Vienna
2 out of 5
Vilicusweg 10, Vienna, Wien
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Located in Ottakring, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Ottakringer Brewery, Schoenbrunn Palace and Wiener Stadthalle. Schoenbrunn Zoo is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) ...

3.3/5 (4 reviews)

"Das Personal ist sehr freundlich, die Gastgeber haben uns ihr Zimmer überlassen (King room), haben uns ein Upgrade gegebenen."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 18, 2019

Prime Rooms Vienna
Easy Room Hostel Vienna
1 out of 5
Gaudenzdorfer Gürtel 41, Vienna, Wien
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Located in Meidling, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Raimund Theater, Schoenbrunn Palace and Naschmarkt. Leopold Museum and Museum of Natural History are ...

3.1/5 (55 reviews)
Never using this site again

"Site hotels.com booked me a room in a hotel that is closed."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 3, 2018

Easy Room Hostel Vienna
Hostel Vienna Hütteldorf
2 out of 5
Schlossberggasse 8, Vienna, Vienna
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The price is CA $65 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 27

Located in Hietzing, this hostel is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Schoenbrunn Zoo and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Schoenbrunn Palace. Vienna Technical Museum is 2.8 mi (4.5 ...

3.5/5Good! (96 reviews)
Not good.

".. just one officer to do everything.. and if u would like to ask a question or get a towel you should wait in a queue for around 15 min. By the way: you should pay for getting a towel hahhahaha. Also if u beg this only one officer to repeat what he'd said for example .. he will be nervous hahaha. ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 28, 2019

Hostel Vienna Hütteldorf
myNext - Campus Hostel
1 out of 5
Wilhelm-Exner-Gasse 4, Vienna
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Located in Alsergrund, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Vienna General Hospital, University of Vienna and Rathaus. Spanish Riding School and Hofburg Imperial ...

3.7/5Good! (18 reviews)
Good value

"Front desk were really helpful, room was nice and clean. The only problem I had was the shower was too low so I couldn't stand up properly in it."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 12, 2019

myNext - Campus Hostel
Fox-Box Apt.
2 out of 5
Spengergasse 5, Vienna, Wien
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Located in Margareten, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Belvedere, Naschmarkt and Vienna State Opera. Albertina and Mariahilfer Street are also within ...

3/5 (4 reviews)

"Bathroom door is broken, entrance doesn't lock and no hot water. Extremely hot inside the capsule pod."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 12, 2019

Fox-Box Apt.
Hostel Guesthouse Kaiser 23 - Hostel
2 out of 5
Kaiserstraße 23, Vienna, Vienna
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Located in Neubau, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Mariahilfer Street and Wiener Stadthalle. Museumsquartier and Leopold Museum are also within 1 mile ...

4/5Very Good! (189 reviews)
Nice Hostel, very neat and clean, big breakfast

"We arrived to Vienna. We found the hostel because of the good announcement outside. The workers in the front desk were excellent. The cleanliness great, and the breakfast awesome."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 22, 2017

Hostel Guesthouse Kaiser 23 - Hostel
Hotel am Augarten
2 out of 5
Heinestraße 15, Vienna
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Located in Leopoldstadt, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Riesenrad, Wiener Prater and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Stephansplatz and Hundertwasser House Vienna ...

4.1/5Very Good! (29 reviews)

"Very Spacious facility. Extremely friendly and helpful staff. Felt more like a nice hotel than a hostel."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 10, 2018

Hotel am Augarten
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NH Vienna Airport Conference Center

NH Vienna Airport Conference Center

4 out of 5
Einfahrtsstrasse 1-3, Schwechat, Lower Austria
The price is CA $110 per night from Oct 15 to Oct 16
4.2/5Excellent! (1,275 reviews)

"My stay was great, the staff was very friendly and displayed safety. I will definitely recommend this hotel"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 4, 2020

NH Vienna Airport Conference Center
MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Sissi

MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Sissi

3 out of 5
Schiffamtsgasse 15, Vienna, Vienna
The price is CA $60 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 19
4.1/5Very Good! (969 reviews)

"Great location and value, wonderful staff. Beds are comfortable and clean."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 8, 2020

MEININGER Hotel Wien Downtown Sissi
25hours Hotel at MuseumsQuartier

25hours Hotel at MuseumsQuartier

4 out of 5
Lerchenfelder Strasse 1-3, Vienna, Vienna
The price is CA $168 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
4.5/5Wonderful! (980 reviews)
Nice stay!!

"No complaints, nice and quiet room, very clean."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 19, 2020

25hours Hotel at MuseumsQuartier
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're hoping to find an affordable place to stay in Vienna, one of the 12 hostels here could be a great choice for you. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)
  • Low prices
  • A social atmosphere

Hostels are a great way to stay in Vienna 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 museums and art galleries.

Hostels in Vienna

Ready to book a hostel in town? These ones have the best reviews from our travelers and could be a good place to look first:

Wombat's CITY HOSTELS VIENNA - Naschmarkt - 2-minute walk from Kettenbruckengasse U-Bahn for easy access to public transit. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. You'll find showers and linens in all rooms.

Wombat's CITY HOSTELS VIENNA - The Lounge - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Vienna West Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with showers and linens.

Vienna Hostel Ruthensteiner - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Gumpendorfer Street U-Bahn and West U-Bahn. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a 24-hour front desk.

A&t Holiday Hostel Wien - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Reumannplatz U-Bahn. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with free toiletries and desks.

Do Step Inn Central - 2-minute walk from Sudtiroler Place U-Bahn for easy access to public transit. Property features include free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and multilingual staff. You'll find showers and hair dryers in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Vienna?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you want to venture out and explore, so here's a little information that might be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 52° F and nighttime temperatures average 25° F
  • April-June: 74° F is the daytime average and 36° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 76° F and nighttime averages are around 48° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 61° F during the day and 27° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 26.22 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Vienna?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might like these places:

Top Sights
  • Burgtheater
  • Austrian Parliament Building
  • Spanish Riding School
Natural Features
  • Viennese City Park
  • Wiener Prater
  • Rathausplatz
Cultural Attractions
  • Museum of Natural History
  • Albertina
  • Museum of Art History

In general, Vienna is known for its:

  • Museums
  • Art
  • Monuments
  • Architecture
  • Theater
  • Churches
  • Opera

How to Get to Vienna and Around the Area

You can fly into the nearest airport in Vienna (VIE-Vienna Intl.), located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Bratislava (BTS-M.R.Stefanika), located 38.6 mi (62.1 km) away. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transit to get around. Walk to nearby metro stations like Schottentor U-Bahn, Herrengasse U-Bahn, and Schottenring U-Bahn. To see more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at Vienna Franz-Josefs-Station, Vienna Wien Mitten Station, or Vienna Praterstern Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Vienna?
By choosing a hostel you can cut your spending on lodging and use more of your money for sightseeing during your stay. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its museums and art galleries.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dorm-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), low prices, and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Vienna?
Ready to book a hostel? These ones have the best reviews from our guests and might be a good place to start looking: A&t Holiday Hostel Wien - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Reumannplatz U-Bahn and Troststraße Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar, and a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find free toiletries and desks in all rooms. Vienna Hostel Ruthensteiner - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Gumpendorfer Street U-Bahn and West U-Bahn. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. Rooms come with towels, free toiletries, and linens. Wombat’s CITY HOSTELS VIENNA - Naschmarkt - 2-minute walk from Kettenbruckengasse U-Bahn for easy access to public transit. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar, and a shared/communal kitchen. You’ll find showers and linens in all rooms. Wombat’s CITY HOSTELS VIENNA - The Lounge - Located within a 5-minute walk of Mariahilfer Street. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar, and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with showers and linens. Frei Nest Wien - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Vorgartenstrasse U-Bahn and Donauinsel U-Bahn. Guests can enjoy free WiFi and free newspapers. Rooms come with towels, showers, and coffee/tea makers.
How many hostels should I expect to find in Vienna?
If you’re in the market for somewhere affordable to stay in Vienna, one of Expedia’s 11 hostels might be a great option for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Vienna?
Good weather’s always better when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s some information about the seasons: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 64°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 34°F. Average annual precipitation for Vienna is 26 inches.
What is there to see and do in Vienna?
Overall, Vienna is known for its museums, art, and monuments. Major attractions include Spanish Riding School, Hofburg Imperial Palace, and St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Get out into nature with places like Wiener Prater, Viennese City Park, and Alte Donau. Cultural attractions include Stephansplatz, Albertina, and Vienna State Opera.
What's the best way to get to and around Vienna while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Vienna in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Vienna Intl. Airport (VIE), 10.4 mi (16.7 km) away. An alternative is Bratislava (BTS-M.R.Stefanika), situated 38.6 mi (62.1 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you may want to use public transit during your trip. Take advantage of metro transit at Schottentor U-Bahn, Herrengasse U-Bahn, and Schottenring U-Bahn. To see more of the surrounding area, take a train from Vienna Franz-Josefs-Station, Wien Mitte Station, or Vienna Praterstern Station.

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