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HOMESTAY
2 out of 5
Church Rd, New Delhi, DL
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Located in Old Delhi, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Gurudwara Sis Ganj Temple, Chandni Chowk, and Red Fort. Jama Masjid and Majnu ka Tilla are also within ...

HOMESTAY
Minimalist Poshtel and Suites
3.5 out of 5
T-47, Hauz Khas Village, Deer Park, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, New Delhi
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The price is $37 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13

Located in Hauz Khas Village, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Siri Fort Auditorium, Qutub Minar, and Sarojini Nagar Market. Jawaharlal Nehru University ...

Minimalist Poshtel and Suites
Moustache Delhi
1.5 out of 5
D-920, New Friends Colony, New Delhi, Delhi
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Located in New Friends Colony, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, Jamia Millia Islamia, and Lotus Temple. Nizamuddin Dargah ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)
Nice for friends or solo

"Good stay. Easy to locate"…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2020

Moustache Delhi
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PodStop Delhi
1.5 out of 5
3 Sant Nagar, East Of Kailash, New Delhi, Delhi
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The price is $23 per night from Mar 16 to Mar 17

Situated in New Delhi, this hostel is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Coronation Park and 2.3 mi (3.6 km) from Bhalswa Golf Course. Majnu ka Tilla and University of Delhi ...

4.3/5Excellent! (4 reviews)
Low cost stay at Delhi

"Okay"…"

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2018

PodStop Delhi
Bunkin Hostel
1 out of 5
C59B, Block C, Kalkaji, New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi
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Located in Kalkaji, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Kalkaji Mandir, Lotus Temple, and Fortis Escorts Heart Institute. Jamia Millia Islamia is 2.2 mi (3.5 ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Good clean room and bed

"Amazing experience"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Bunkin Hostel
LetsBunk Poshtel
2 out of 5
T40 Hauz Khas Village, T40 HAUZ KHAS VILLAGE, New Delhi, DELHI
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Located in Hauz Khas Village, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Siri Fort Auditorium, Qutub Minar, and Sarojini Nagar Market. Jawaharlal Nehru University ...

4.1/5Very Good! (14 reviews)

"The warm shower lasted for 1 min before it became cold...room and sheets seem a little dirty."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

LetsBunk Poshtel
Amigos India
1 out of 5
Chattarpur Enclave, New Delhi
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The price is $27 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9

Situated in New Delhi, this hostel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Qutub Minar, Lodhi Garden, and Lotus Temple. ISKCON Temple and National Museum are also within 9 ...

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"Amazing staff and people! Really helpful when needed. Lots of positive vibes :) Food was also so tasteful!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Amigos India
BunkIn
C-59b, Kalka ji, New Delhi, Delhi
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Located in Kalkaji, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Kalkaji Mandir, Lotus Temple, and Fortis Escorts Heart Institute. Jamia Millia Islamia is 2.2 mi (3.5 ...

BunkIn
Spot Inn Hostel
2 out of 5
867-868 Gali Chandi Wali, Main Bazar, Pahar Ganj, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R
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The price is $14 per night from Mar 11 to Mar 12

Located in Paharganj, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Gole Market, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and Jama Masjid. Chandni Chowk and Red Fort are also within 3 ...

2.8/5 (43 reviews)

"the hotel was awful , the room was dirty ,and smelly .smelt of drains and danp . the bed was damp aswell . the window was boarded up with wood . and we saw mice running around the bedroom .. we were shown two rooms and refused to stay .."…"

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2019

Spot Inn Hostel
The Hosteller Delhi
2 out of 5
A-10, Mathura Rd, Near Ashram Chowk, Block A, New Friends Colony East, New Delhi, DL
The price is $33 per night from Apr 2 to Apr 3

Located in New Friends Colony, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, Jamia Millia Islamia, and Lotus Temple. Nizamuddin Dargah ...

4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)

"Great little difuñicult to find no phone # in the web"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2019

The Hosteller Delhi
CITY BACKPACKERS HOSTEL
2 out of 5
5413/16,LADDU GHATI, NEHRU BAZAR,PAHARGANJ, New Delhi, DL
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Located in Paharganj, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Gole Market and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. Jama Masjid and Jantar Mantar are also within 2 mi (3 km). ...

CITY BACKPACKERS HOSTEL
goSTOPS Delhi
2 out of 5
4/23B Asaf Ali Road, Daryaganj, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi, Delhi
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The price is $15 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9

Located in Old Delhi, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Raj Ghat and Jama Masjid. Red Fort and Chandni Chowk are also within 2 mi (3 km). Chawri Bazar Station ...

3.2/5 (5 reviews)
Super séjour

"Parfait! A 10 mètres du métro. Très propre, le ménage est faut tous les jours du sol au plafond. L'espace commun est tres agréable et super pour rencontrer du monde. Le personnel est très gentil."…"

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2018

goSTOPS Delhi
The Backpackers Hostel
2 out of 5
5090 Main Bazaar Road Paharganj, New Delhi, JAI
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Located in Paharganj, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Gole Market, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and Jama Masjid. Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and Chandni Chowk are ...

3.7/5Good! (15 reviews)

"All good.. Very neat, clean and tidy.. Shops are nearby such as eatables and shopping.. Great place to stay for travellers at reasonable price.."…"

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2019

The Backpackers Hostel
New Hindustan By Backpackers Heaven
2 out of 5
2503 Nalwa Street, New Delhi
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The price is $21 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9

Located in Paharganj, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Gole Market, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and Jama Masjid. Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and Chandni Chowk are ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (27 reviews)
Horrible experience with tour desk

"This review is for the awful experience I had with the tour desk. The property itself is about what you'd expect. Old, a little rundown, we had some bugs in our bed but we got in late so we just wanted to sleep. The hotel owner was nice and got us into our room quickly. Now about the tour desk: We ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2019

New Hindustan By Backpackers Heaven
Zostel South Delhi
2.5 out of 5
103, Shanti Kunj Main Rd, Sector D, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, Delhi
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The price is $68 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9

Located in Vasant Kunj, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Fortis Hospital and 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Qutub Minar. Nelson Mandela Road and Jawaharlal Nehru University ...

Zostel South Delhi
The Mystic Soul Hostel
1.5 out of 5
E 98, first floor, greater kailash enclave 1, New Delhi, new delhi
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Located in Nehru Place, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Kalkaji Mandir, Lotus Temple, and Fortis Escorts Heart Institute. Siri Fort Auditorium and Jamia ...

The Mystic Soul Hostel
Madpackers Delhi
2 out of 5
S39-A, 3rd Floor, Panchsheel Park South, Panchsheel Park, New Delhi, Delhi
The price is $22 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9

Situated in a shopping district, this hostel is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Siri Fort Auditorium and 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Qutub Minar. Select CITYWALK and Max Super Specialty ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)

"Had a great stay at this clean , well maintained and organised hostel made possible by the very helpful, chilled out and always smiling staff ."…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2019

Madpackers Delhi
Shubham Vilas
2 out of 5
Plot No. A-42, Vishal Enclave, Opposite TDI Mall, Rajouri Garden, New Delhi, Delhi
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The price is $28 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13

Situated in New Delhi, this hostel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Pacific Mall and within 6 mi (10 km) of Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and Janakpuri District Centre. BLK ...

Shubham Vilas
Datstop Hostel
2 out of 5
B-95, Nangal Dewat, Vasant kunj, Behind Indian Spinal Center, New Delhi, DL
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The price is $25 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9

Located in Vasant Kunj, this hostel is 4.1 mi (6.7 km) from Qutub Minar and within 12 mi (20 km) of Lotus Temple and Jantar Mantar. Humayun's Tomb and India ...

Datstop Hostel
Joey's Hostel
2.5 out of 5
1/49 Lalita Park, Laxmi Nagar, Main Vikas Marg, New Delhi, Delhi
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The price is $5 per night from Apr 3 to Apr 4

Situated in New Delhi, this hostel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Laxmi Nagar and within 3 mi (5 km) of Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple and Pragati Maidan. Kabuli Khuni ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)

"Awesome hostel, full of lovely people who want to make you feel at home! There is always events going and guides waiting to show you on some amazing tours. Best stay in dheli"…"

Reviewed on May 21, 2019

Joey's Hostel
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Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport

Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport

5 out of 5
Near Mahipalpur Extension NH 8, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R
The price is $38 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9
4.2/5Very Good! (989 reviews)

"Staff coardial specially in NYC and at reception should follow them. overall stay good and worth money"…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021

Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport
Holiday Inn New Delhi International Airport

Holiday Inn New Delhi International Airport

5 out of 5
Asset Area 12, Hospitality District, Aero City, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R
The price is $32 per night from Mar 16 to Mar 17
4.4/5Excellent! (991 reviews)

"The hotel had courteous staff and well organized."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2021

Holiday Inn New Delhi International Airport
Roseate House

Roseate House

5 out of 5
Plot No. 10, GMR Hospitality District, Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi, Delhi N.C.R
The price is $52 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9
4.3/5Excellent! (283 reviews)

"The property is located close to New Delhi International Airport and there are a lot of bars and shopping areas next to the property. What we didn't like: The lobby area is quite small compared to the size of the hotel, we couldn't even find a place to sit while we wait for our turn at the check-in ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2021

Roseate House
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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
Natural Features
  • Lodhi Garden
  • Talkatora Garden
  • Mughal Gardens
Cultural Attractions
  • National Museum
  • Malliah Memorial Theater Craft Museum
  • National Philatelic Museum

Generally, New Delhi is known for its:

  • Temples
  • Cultural attractions
  • Shopping
  • Monuments
  • Architecture
  • Gardens
  • Museums
  • Archaeological sites
  • Art

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.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in New Delhi?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your money for exploring. You can enjoy activities like shopping, and the gardens create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many have private options too), low prices, and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in New Delhi?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These options get the best reviews from our travelers and might be a good place to look first: GoSTOPS Delhi - Located within a 20-minute walk of Jama Masjid. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with free toiletries. Minimalist Poshtel and Suites - Property features include free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant. 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. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk, as well as tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with showers, free toiletries, and lockers. Moustache Delhi - Located within a 20-minute walk of Fortis Escorts Heart Institute and Jamia Millia Islamia. You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a rooftop terrace. You’ll find lockers and bed sheets in all rooms. LetsBunk Poshtel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar. You’ll find TVs in all rooms.
How many hostels should I expect to find in New Delhi?
If you’re hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in New Delhi, one of Expedia’s 40 hostels could be a great option for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in New Delhi?
The weather is important when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s some information about the local climate: The hottest months are usually May and June with an average temp of 88°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 62°F. Average annual precipitation for New Delhi is 31 inches.
What is there to see and do in New Delhi?
Overall, New Delhi is known for its temples, monuments, and architecture. Major attractions include Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Jama Masjid, and India Gate. Get out into nature with places like Lodhi Garden, Shanti Vana, and Garden of Five Senses. Cultural attractions include Rashtrapati Bhavan, Siri Fort Auditorium, and National Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around New Delhi while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in New Delhi in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL), located 9.7 mi (15.6 km) away from the city center. Once you’re on the ground, you might want to make use of public transit. You can walk to nearby metro stations including Rajiv Chowk Station, Barakhamba Road Station, and Shivaji Stadium Station. To explore more of the area, catch a train at New Delhi Shivaji Bridge Station, New Delhi Station, or New Delhi Tilak Bridge Station.

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