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Mingtown Shanghai Etour International Youth Hostel
Mingtown Shanghai Etour International Youth Hostel
7.1 Good
No.55 Jiangyin Road, Shanghai, China
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3.1 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 
GoodBased on 12 reviews
7.1

This Shanghai hostel is located just two minutes from the Shanghai Museum, and provides charming accommodation. Guests can also make use of free wireless internet.

Shanghai Le Tour Traveler's Rest Youth Hostel
Shanghai Le Tour Traveler's Rest Youth Hostel
8.4 Excellent
Building 36, Alley 319, Jiaozhou Road, Shanghai, China
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5.3 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 
ExcellentBased on 1 review
8.4

Shanghai Le Tour Traveler's Rest Youth Hostel is located in Shanghai and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a variety of dining options and is within a 10-minute walk of Jing'an Temple Metro Station.

Captain Hostel
Captain Hostel
5.8 Okay
No.37 Fuzhou Rd, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
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2.6 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 
OkayBased on 12 reviews
5.8

This themed Shanghai hostel is located within a 10-minute walk of East Nanjing Road Metro Station. It also offers free Wi-Fi and a rooftop terrace.

Shanghai Rock & Wood International Youth Hostel
Shanghai Rock & Wood International Youth Hostel
8.2 Excellent
No.278 Lane.615 Zhaohua Road, Shanghai, China
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7.2 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 
ExcellentBased on 13 reviews
8.2

Shanghai Rock & Wood International Youth Hostel provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Shanghai. It also features laundry facilities, a library and an express check-in and check-out feature.

Shanghai Blue Mountain Youth Hostel - Luwan
Shanghai Blue Mountain Youth Hostel - Luwan
2f No 1a Lane 1072 Quxi Road, Shanghai, China
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2.5 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 

Shanghai Blue Mountain Youth Hostel - Luwan is situated in Huangpu, just 35 minutes from Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport. Rooms are air conditioned and a wireless internet connection is provided free of charge.

Shanghai Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel
Shanghai Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel
8.7 Excellent
6F, No350, South Shanxi Road, Shanghai, China
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3.2 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 
ExcellentBased on 1,512 reviews
8.7

Located in Huangpu, this 3-star hostel is within easy walking distance of the Shanghai Natural History Museum and Bund Center. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

Tips for booking a hostel in Shanghai

Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:May
Average price in Shanghai:₱884/night
Absolute cheapest price found:₱303/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Tuesday
₱340 - ₱1,334
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₱486 - ₱1,782
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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Shanghai Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel
Shanghai Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel
8.7 Excellent
6F, No350, South Shanxi Road, Shanghai, China
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3.2 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 

Located in Huangpu, this 3-star hostel is within easy walking distance of the Shanghai Natural History Museum and Bund Center. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

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Captain Hostel
Captain Hostel
5.8 Okay
No.37 Fuzhou Rd, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
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2.6 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 

This themed Shanghai hostel is located within a 10-minute walk of East Nanjing Road Metro Station. It also offers free Wi-Fi and a rooftop terrace.

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Mingtown Shanghai Etour International Youth Hostel
Mingtown Shanghai Etour International Youth Hostel
7.1 Good
No.55 Jiangyin Road, Shanghai, China
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3.1 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 

This Shanghai hostel is located just two minutes from the Shanghai Museum, and provides charming accommodation. Guests can also make use of free wireless internet.

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Shanghai Rock & Wood International Youth Hostel
Shanghai Rock & Wood International Youth Hostel
8.2 Excellent
No.278 Lane.615 Zhaohua Road, Shanghai, China
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7.2 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 

Shanghai Rock & Wood International Youth Hostel provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Shanghai. It also features laundry facilities, a library and an express check-in and check-out feature.

₱555
Avg. per night
Shanghai Blue Mountain Youth Hostel - Luwan
Shanghai Blue Mountain Youth Hostel - Luwan
2f No 1a Lane 1072 Quxi Road, Shanghai, China
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2.5 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 

Shanghai Blue Mountain Youth Hostel - Luwan is situated in Huangpu, just 35 minutes from Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport. Rooms are air conditioned and a wireless internet connection is provided free of charge.

₱605
Avg. per night
Shanghai Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel
Shanghai Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel
8.7 Excellent
6F, No350, South Shanxi Road, Shanghai, China
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3.2 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 

Located in Huangpu, this 3-star hostel is within easy walking distance of the Shanghai Natural History Museum and Bund Center. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

₱706
Avg. per night
Mingtown Shanghai Etour International Youth Hostel
Mingtown Shanghai Etour International Youth Hostel
7.1 Good
No.55 Jiangyin Road, Shanghai, China
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3.1 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 

This Shanghai hostel is located just two minutes from the Shanghai Museum, and provides charming accommodation. Guests can also make use of free wireless internet.

₱1,109
Avg. per night
Captain Hostel
Captain Hostel
5.8 Okay
No.37 Fuzhou Rd, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
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2.6 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 

This themed Shanghai hostel is located within a 10-minute walk of East Nanjing Road Metro Station. It also offers free Wi-Fi and a rooftop terrace.

₱2,370
Avg. per night
Shanghai Le Tour Traveler's Rest Youth Hostel
Shanghai Le Tour Traveler's Rest Youth Hostel
8.4 Excellent
Building 36, Alley 319, Jiaozhou Road, Shanghai, China
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5.3 km from city centre, Shanghai, SH, China 

Shanghai Le Tour Traveler's Rest Youth Hostel is located in Shanghai and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a variety of dining options and is within a 10-minute walk of Jing'an Temple Metro Station.

₱2,622
Avg. per night

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Shanghai hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Shanghai?

    ₱885 per night is how much hostels in Shanghai cost, on average. ₱307 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for ₱642 per night or less is a good deal. Shanghai hostel prices fluctuate throughout the year, with October being the most expensive month to book, and in November being the cheapest.

  • What’s the best hostel in Shanghai?

    Based on our data, Shanghai Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel is the best Shanghai hostel, with a rating of 8.7/10 from 1,512 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport?

    Shanghai Rock & Wood International Youth Hostel is 8.1 km away from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport, making it the closest Shanghai hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • Should I stay in a Shanghai hostel?

    Hostels in Shanghai tend to have a more active social scene than hotels, so they’re perfect for outgoing travelers looking to meet other people. Shanghai hostels are, on average, cheaper than other stays in the city due to their dorm-style sleeping quarters. However, this means you can spend your money elsewhere such as on local tours and events.