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What Is a Hostel?
If you're in the market for somewhere affordable to stay in New Delhi, one of its 16 hostels could be a great option. No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all feature the following:
- Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)
- Budget-friendly prices
- A social environment
Hostels are a great way to stay in New Delhi for a lower cost, so you can save your money for exploring. You can check out the temples and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.
Hostels in New Delhi
Ready to book a hostel in town? These top picks get the best reviews from our travelers and might be a good place to start looking:
LetsBunk Poshtel - Property features include free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with showers, free toiletries, and desks.
GoStops Delhi (Stops Hostel Delhi) - Located within a 20-minute walk of Raj Ghat and Jama Masjid. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. You'll find free toiletries in all rooms.
The Backpackers Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Rama Krishna Ashram Marg Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk, as well as tour/ticket assistance. You'll find showers, free toiletries, and desks in all rooms.
Joey's Hostel - You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as free parking.
New King by Backpackers Heaven - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Rama Krishna Ashram Marg Station and New Delhi Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance. You'll find showers and free toiletries in all rooms.
When Is the Best Time to Visit New Delhi?
The weather can be a big factor when you're discovering new places, so here's some information about the local climate:
- The hottest months are typically May and June, while January and December are the coldest months
- January-March: Daytime temperatures average 92° F and nighttime temperatures average 44° F
- April-June: 105° F is the daytime average and 63° F is the nighttime average
- July-September: Daytime averages are around 99° F and nighttime averages are around 71° F
- October-December: The average temperatures are 94° F during the day and 46° F at night
- Average rainfall is 30.71 inches in a year
What Can I Do in New Delhi?
Depending on your interests, you might enjoy these places to visit:Top Sights
- Red Fort
- Humayun's Tomb
- Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple
- Lodhi Garden
- Talkatora Garden
- Mughal Gardens
- National Museum
- Malliah Memorial Theater Craft Museum
- National Philatelic Museum
Generally, New Delhi is known for its:
- Cultural attractions
- Archaeological sites
How to Get to New Delhi and Around the Area
You can search for flights to the nearest airport in Delhi (DEL-Indira Gandhi Intl.), 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from the city center. When you're out and about, you may want to make use of public transit. You can access metro transit at Rajiv Chowk Station, Barakhamba Road Station, and Shivaji Stadium Station. To explore more of the surrounding area, catch a train at New Delhi Shivaji Bridge Station, New Delhi Station, or New Delhi Tilak Bridge Station.