Hotels can sometimes be a heavy burden on your wallet. However, there are some hostels that are revolutionizing budget travel accommodations. Hostels are now clean, trendy, and fun! Before booking your next hotel, take look into one of these super cool hostels in Europe.
Maverick Hostel & Ensuites (Budapest, Hungary)
Located in the heart of the city of Budapest is the Maverick Hostel & Ensuites. The hostel was once a royal mansion built by the Habsburg dynasty. One big perk of this hostel is there are no bunkbeds! Many of the rooms also include fireplaces. Many of the city’s biggest attractions are in walking distance and the staff can give you best tips and tricks for local food stops and nightlife.
Kadir’s Tree House (Olympos, Turkey)
Did you love playing in tree houses when you were a child, then Kadir’s Tree House is the perfect hostel for you! Located in the National Park of Olympus the view from every room is magnificent. You are also just a rope ladder away from amazing beaches. But don’t worry, these tree houses are slightly more upgraded than the one you had as a child. Rooms include air conditioning, Wi-fi, and hot showers 24/7.
St. Briavels Hostel (Gloucestershire, England)
Ever dream of living in a castle, but never had the budget for it? Well, now you do. St. Briavels Hostel, is located with-in a “haunted” castle, in the English countryside. The staff will be open telling you “ghost stories” from the castle’s 800-year-old history. Each room features original stone walls and furniture from the Victorian period.
AthenStyle Hostel (Athens, Greece)
The AthenStyle Hostel is located beneath the Acropolis. Rooms offer verandas with amazing views of the Acropolis as well as from the hostel’s rooftop bar. The hostel has an option for travelers on any budget, with a wide selection of rooms: dorm beds, private rooms, studio flats and junior suites. The hostel is located in the perfect area of the city, within walking distance to many cultural sites and nightlife hot spots.
With more people, traveling on a budget, new hostels are springing up all over the continent. Therefore, it was very hard to just choose a few. Honorable mentions include: Van Gogh Hostel (Amsterdam, Netherlands), The Red Boat Mälaren (Stockholm, Sweden) and The MadHouse Hostel (Prague, Czech Republic).