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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 6,969 hotels in Shanghai, China and price data was last updated on 19 June 2024. The average price for a hotel in Shanghai, China is €29/night.
These are some of the hostels in Shanghai with the highest demand. Users seeking more options can adjust the settings in the search form at the top of the page.
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Citizen Building C96, Lane 3188, 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
6f, No.350 South Shanxi Road, 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
53 Daxin Street Zhujiajiao, Shanghai, China
Yehe Hostel is located in Shanghai and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It provides luggage storage, and is an easy stroll from Zhujiajiao Chenghuangmiao Temple.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Location
43.5 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 19 June 2024.
Cheapest month:February
Most expensive month:May
Average price in Shanghai:€29/night
Cheapest price found:€7/night
Cheapest day:Friday
Most expensive day:Thursday
€13 - €57
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
€14 - €57
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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 €9 per night. There is currently one property in Shanghai, China that can be booked for this price. Pod Inn (Shanghai Pudong Airport) is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Shanghai, China. Price data was last updated on 19 June 2024
At the moment, these hostels offer the lowest nightly rate out of those we've come across in Shanghai. 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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No.10 Shuizha South Road, Shanghai, China
24.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
€9
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No.333 Datong Road, Jingan District, Shanghai, China
5.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
€9
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Rm101, Unit2, Blk3 Liutong Dormitory, Shijiazhuang, China
3.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
€9
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No.33 Zhongshan North 1st Road, Shanghai, China
6.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
€12
Avg. per night
No.735 Huanzhen North Road, Shanghai, China
13.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
€15
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No. 938 Datong Road, Jingan District, Shanghai, China
5.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
€17
Avg. per night
No. 840A, Lane 834, Pudong Avenue,Pudong New District Shanghai,China, Shanghai, China
4.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
€18
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Other accommodations in Shanghai, China

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338 Heng Feng Road, Shanghai, China
5.5 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
€101
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5888 Chenhua Road, Songjiang District, Shanghai, China
36.7 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
€234
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Lane 108 North Shanxi Road, Shanghai, China
3.6 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
€658
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5.1 km from city centre
Air conditioning
€57
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Shanghai, China
2.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
€340
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Shanghai, China
2.8 km from city centre
Air conditioning
€75
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98 Shou Ning Road, Shanghai, Shanghai, China
1.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
€91
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 19 June 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 19 June 2024.
  • What is the cost of a hostel in Shanghai?

    €29/night is an average price for a hostel in Shanghai throughout the year. Hostel prices do vary, and you’ll find that in July is the most expensive month to book, and in June is the cheapest month to book. Our users recently found Shanghai hostels for as low as €8/night. In general, Shanghai hostels for €27 or less are a good deal.

  • What hostel is closest to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport?

    Shanghai Blue Mountain Bund Youth Hostel is the nearest hostel in Shanghai to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport, at a distance of 14.5 km.

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

    The most popular neighbourhood is Pudong, with 3% of our users looking to stay in Shanghai searching for hostels in this area over the last 12 months. J Trip Youth Hostel is a popular hostel in Pudong that might be available for your travel dates, though there are other great properties in the area as well.

  • Should I stay in a Shanghai hostel?

    Staying in a Shanghai hostel has many benefits, including cost savings, proximity to the centre of the city, a social and laid-back atmosphere, and similar amenities to hotels (such as Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, or 24/7 check-in). Hostels in Shanghai tend to attract younger, solo travellers, but they can be great for couples and families as well.

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