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Popular hostels in Shanghai, China

Discover well-known properties in Shanghai, China that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 6,937 hotels in Shanghai, China and price data was last updated on 29 May 2024. The average price for a hotel in Shanghai, China is $29/night.
These hostels are among the most popular properties in the Shanghai area. If you're not finding the hostel you're looking for and have flexibility with dates, try adjusting the search form at the top of the page for more options.
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Citizen Building C96, Lane 3188, Pudong, Shanghai, China
Situated in Pudong, J Trip Youth Hostel provides 3-star accommodation and luggage storage, laundry facilities and free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Location
15.2 km from city centre
No.333 Datong Road, Jingan District, Shanghai, China
This Shanghai hostel is located within a 10-minute stroll of Shanghai Railway Station. Guests can also enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Location
5.8 km from city centre
No. 840A, Lane 834, Pudong Avenue,Pudong New District Shanghai,China, Shanghai, China
This hostel is located in Pudong, and offers a games room, a tour desk and a library. It also features a designated smoking area.
Free Wi-Fi
8.1
Excellent
380 reviews
Location
4.2 km from city centre
No.33 Zhongshan North 1st Road, Hongkou, Shanghai, China
WeFlow Hostel Shanghai Hongkou is located in Shanghai and provides free Wi-Fi. It also offers luggage storage, a vending machine and laundry facilities.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.9
Excellent
30 reviews
Location
6.5 km from city centre
6f, No.350 South Shanxi Road, Huangpu, Shanghai, China
Located in Huangpu, this 3-star hostel is within easy walking distance of the Shanghai Natural History Museum and Bund Center. It is ideally positioned for those wishing to discover the area's attractions.
Location
3.2 km from city centre
No.735 Huanzhen North Road, Shanghai, China
Changlv 98 Chain Hotel offers a comfortable setting when in Shanghai. Guests can also enjoy free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
Location
13.8 km from city centre
No.10 Shuizha South Road, Shanghai, China
Boasting free Wi-Fi, Pod Inn Shanghai Pudong Airport Disneyland is situated in Shanghai and offers comfortable accommodation. It also provides a 24-hour reception, room service and luggage storage.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Location
24.5 km from city centre
Rm101, Unit2, Blk3 Liutong Dormitory, Chang'an, Shijiazhuang, China
Shijiazhuang YC Hostel is located in Shijiazhuang and is close to Yutong International Sports Center. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet throughout the property.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Location
3.2 km from city centre
No. 938 Datong Road, Jingan District, Shanghai, China
Shanghai Mofang Style Girls' Hostel is located in Shanghai and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is also conveniently situated minutes on foot from Shanghai Railway Station.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Location
5.8 km from city centre

Tips for booking hostels in Shanghai, China

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Shanghai, China. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Cheapest month:September
Most expensive month:October
Average price in Shanghai:$29/night
Cheapest price found:$4/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$9 - $98
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$7 - $65
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Cheapest hostels in Shanghai, China

Discover affordable stays in Shanghai, China that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Shanghai, China can be found for as low as $56 per night. There is currently one property in Shanghai, China that can be booked for this price. Yehe Hostel is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Shanghai, China. Price data was last updated on 29 May 2024
Out of the hostels in Shanghai we've come across, these properties are priced the lowest. Prices can differ depending on the dates selected, so use the search form to browse more options if you have flexibility.
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53 Daxin Street Zhujiajiao, Qingpu, Shanghai, China
43.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$56
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Other accommodations in Shanghai, China

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Qing Pu District, Zhu Jia Jiao Town, Shanghai, China
43.9 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
$457
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5888 Chenhua Road, Songjiang District, Shanghai, China
36.7 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$246
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Lane 108 North Shanxi Road, Huangpu, Shanghai, China
3.6 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
$709
Avg. per night
98 Shou Ning Road, Shanghai, Shanghai, China
1.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$99
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5.1 km from city centre
Air conditioning
$61
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Shanghai, China
2.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$365
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Shanghai, China
2.7 km from city centre
Air conditioning
$81
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Shanghai, China

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Shanghai to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
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Facts about staying in Shanghai, China

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Shanghai to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 29 May 2024.
  • What is the cost of a hostel in Shanghai?

    $30 per night is how much hostels in Shanghai cost, on average. $5 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for $26 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 July being the cheapest.

  • What hostel is closest to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport?

    The closest Shanghai hostel to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport is Shanghai Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel, which is 14.5 km away.

  • What area of Shanghai is most popular to stay in?

    While there are other neighbourhoods throughout Shanghai, 18% of HotelsCombined users searched for hostels in Pudong in the past 12 months, making it a popular choice. J Trip Youth Hostel is our most popular hostel in this area.

  • Should I stay in a Shanghai hostel?

    Staying at a hostel is beneficial if you’re looking to travel to Shanghai on a budget. Spending less on accommodations means you can spend more on activities, food, and souvenirs. You may find that some hostels in Shanghai offer amenities similar to those that hotels provide, such as continental breakfasts, 24/7 check-in, an on-site bar, and free Wi-Fi - so there’s often no need to forego any travel comforts.

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