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Featured Hostels in Luxor

Venus Hostel
1 out of 5
Youssef Hassan Street - East Bank, Luxor
Free Cancellation
The price is $11 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26

Situated in a shopping district, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Luxor Museum and Luxor Temple. Karnak is 1.6 mi (2.5 km) away.

3.9/5Good! (14 reviews)

"Hotel is value for what i paid. Location is just in the middle of the city. We can reach very easily to everywhere."…"

Reviewed on Dec 25, 2019

Venus Hostel
Nile Youth Hostel
2 out of 5
Al biirat, west side,Outside the ferry, West Bank, Luxor
The price is $10 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26

Situated in Luxor, this hostel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Luxor Museum and within 3 mi (5 km) of Luxor Temple and Karnak. Colossi of Memnon and Medinet Habu are ...

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Other property types in Luxor

Cleopatra Hotel Luxor

Cleopatra Hotel Luxor

3 out of 5
El Gezara West Bank, Luxor
The price is $12 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.4/5Wonderful! (73 reviews)

"Staff were exceptionally helpful when I needed to change plans at the last minute - Mohammed went above and beyond to assist."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Cleopatra Hotel Luxor
New Memnon Hotel

New Memnon Hotel

3 out of 5
Memnon St, West Bank, Luxor
The price is $31 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31
4.8/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Awesome place with very friendly stuff

"I had a awesome stay at New Memnon Hotel, very friendly stuff, i travel alot and this is one of my best stays by far. Location is very good to see all the historical sites. Love it!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

New Memnon Hotel
Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa

Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa

5 out of 5
New Karnak, P.O. Box 13, Luxor
The price is $59 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.7/5Exceptional! (503 reviews)

"The outdoor space at this hotel is beautiful! The pool and restaurant are right on the River Nile. The views are incredible and so are the sunsets! The food is very good and the staff are incredible! They do everything to make you happy. Best location in Luxor! Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2020

Hilton Luxor Resort & 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 searching for somewhere affordable to stay in Luxor, there are 95 accommodations here to choose from, including hostels. These dorm-style accommodations come in many shapes and sizes, but they have three main qualities in common:

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

By staying at a hostel in Luxor, you can spend less on accommodations and set aside more of your money for fun things to do during your stay. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its temples and historic sites.

Hostels in Luxor

Still deciding where to stay in Luxor? This hostel is popular:

Venus Hostel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant, and a 24-hour front desk. You'll find showers in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Luxor?

The weather can be important when you're discovering new places, so here's a little information about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically June and July, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 90° F and nighttime temperatures average 42° F
  • April-June: 108° F is the daytime average and 58° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 107° F and nighttime averages are around 68° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 99° F during the day and 44° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 0 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Luxor?

Depending on what interests you, you might like these places to visit:

  • Luxor Temple
  • Colossi of Memnon
  • Malkata
Additional Attractions
  • Luxor Museum
  • Medinet Habu
  • Ramesseum

Generally, Luxor is known for its:

  • Temples
  • Historical sites
  • Museums
  • Riverfront
  • Sightseeing
  • Horseback riding
  • Tours

How to Get to Luxor and Around the Area

You can find the nearest airport in Luxor (LXR-Luxor Intl.), located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city center.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Luxor?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a lower cost, so you can save your budget for exploring. You can check out cultural highlights like the temples in this destination, or enjoy the local tours and other activities.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look identical, but these dorm-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many have private options too), low prices, and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in Luxor?
Based on our customers’ reviews, these Luxor hostels have the highest ratings: Venus Hostel - Located within a 20-minute walk of Luxor Temple. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant. You’ll find towels, showers, and TVs in all rooms. Nile Youth Hostel - Property features include free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with showers.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Luxor?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats about the seasons: The hottest months are usually June and July with an average temp of 89°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 62°F. From January through March, the daytime average is 90°F and the nighttime average is 42°F. Between April and June, temperatures average 108°F during the day and 58°F at night. July through September averages 107°F during the day and 68°F at night. In October-December, the average temperature is 99°F during the day and 44°F at night.
What is there to see and do in Luxor?
Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might like to explore some places near Luxor. Major attractions include Luxor Temple, Karnak, and Valley of the Kings. Get out into nature with places like Ancient Thebes Necropolis. Visit landmarks like Medinet Habu, Valley of the Queens, and Colossi of Memnon.
What's the best way to get to and around Luxor while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Luxor on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Luxor (LXR-Luxor Intl.), 5.2 mi (8.4 km) away from the city center.