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Best Hostels in Krakow ~ From Family Stays to Party Palaces

Last updated on November 8, 2016

Whether you’re visiting Krakow for the culture or the vodka, here are the very best hostels in the centre of the Old Town. Perfect for all types of budget travellers, from families and couples to solo adventurers and party goers!

By the local experts at Discover Crakow, who offer professionally customised trips of the city.

Okay Hostel ~ Family-friendly Hostel in the Heart of Krakow

okay-family-friendly-hostel-in-krakow-polandSitting at the beautiful boulevards of Vistula, this clean hostel is just 1.6 km from Krakow’s main square and is an excellent option for budget travellers. The owners of Okay Hostel welcome everyone from couples to families, with clean and comfy interiors, as well as the cosy scent of candles and flowers.

It is complemented by tasty breakfasts and the helpful staff taking care of your visiting programme of Krakow running along the right tracks!

Beds available from £5 / $6
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Cracow Hostel ~ Quality Hostel in the Heart of Krakow

cracow-hostel-quality-hostel-in-the-very-heart-of-krakow-poland-viewsLocated just at the bustling main square of Krakow, this stunning budget hostel offers views of the St. Mary’s church and/or Cloth Hall. Family rooms area available and dorms are clean and bright. 

Clean, close to the best party spots in Krakow and the hallmarks of it, Cracow Hostel – alike Okay Hostel – manages to reach the hotel standard with the prices of a budget hostel.

Beds available from £9 / $12
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Grand Central Hostel ~ Perfect for Culture Vultures and Foodie Travellers

grand-central-hostel-krakow-hostel-for-friends-and-familiesLocated opposite to Krakow’s main railway station (perfect for those carrying heavy backpacks), the Grand Central Hostel is fitted with modern furnishings and is not a “party hostel”, making it perfect for everyone from families to groups of friends and couples. 

You can walk to the very centre of Krakow in just over five minutes, making it the ideal hostel for travellers interested in discovering Krakow’s many cultural and gastronomical delights. 

Beds available from £6.50 / $8
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Hostel Rynek 7 ~ Private, Family and Dorm Rooms in Krakow’s Main Square

private-rooms-for-solo-travellers-in-krakow-polandLocated just off Krakow’s main market square in the old town, it attracts those who want to be in the centre of all the culture and action. Clean, modern and offering a great standard for the price, it is one of those budget hostels in Krakow that you’ll need to book in advance.

Family rooms and private rooms with private bathrooms are available, as well as dorms, and there are plenty of pubs and bars in its direct vicinity, too!

Beds available from £9 / $11
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Mosquito Hostel ~ Krakow’s Most Central Party Hostel

mosquito-party-hostel-hostel-krakow-city-centreThis vibrant party hostel is located just 500 metres from Krakow’s main square and is well-known for being the place to make new friends and explore the city’s best nightlife. 

The cleverly designed common area is perfect for socialising with other guests and the special events organised by the staff make even lone wolves enjoy the company of strangers. 

Beds available from £14 / $17
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Little Havana Hostel ~ Cuba-Themed Party Bar/Hostel

little-havana-party-hostel-in-krakow-old-townLittle Havana Hostel is a hostel and pub rolled into one, with the age of its guests restricted to the range of 18 and 35. The exotic Cuba-inspired interior of an old town-situated tenement house, where other famous nightlife spots of Krakow make for an excellent party hostel in the heart of Krakow of the city.

A special bar-equipped socialising space for you to spend your evenings and enjoy the sounds of Cuban music. 

Beds available from £14 / $17
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Pillows Party Hostel ~ 24 Hour Parties in Krakow City Centre

party-pillow-party-hostel-in-krakowPillows Party Hostel is another top-rated accommodation venue to be found in the proximity of main market square. The vivid colours of this ultra-clean hostel and common area with pillows scattered around and encourage you to make new friends.

Just like many other party hostels of Krakow, Pillows Party Hostel’s reception desk is open 24 hours a day.

Beds available from £9 / $12
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  1. Hey I stayed in the Let’s Rock Hostel and it was great! They had suggestions on places to go to and things to do. Plus they always had things going on at the hostel. I added your blog to my Krakow post for anyone that might be traveling there. My blog is

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