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Book these 10 budget hostels in Paris

Paris is a great city to explore on your own, and it’s possible to find accommodation that fits a backpacker’s budget if you know where to look.

Baggage recovery in a hostel in Paris

It’s no secret that Paris is an expensive city to travel to, mainly due to the high price of accommodation in some areas. However, solo travelers on a backpacker budget still have the option of enjoying a comfortable stay in Paris without breaking the bank. These 10 hostels are the ideal solution for solo travelers who want to visit Paris at a lower cost.


10/10 Inn of the Piaules

This adults-only hostel is the perfect place to meet like-minded travelers while exploring Paris and forming bonds that last a lifetime. Auberge Les Piaules is just a five-minute drive from Place de la République and the Canal Saint-Martin, making it easy to explore these popular sites. Front desk staff is available 24 hours a day for guest comfort and security. They also have an on-site nightclub, an airport shuttle service and free Wi-Fi.

9/10 Le Village Montmartre By Hiphophostels

This trendy hostel has free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour front desk to ensure travelers have the help they need to explore the city. The Village Montmartre by Hiphophostels is just a 10-minute walk from the Barbes-Rochechouart metro station, making it easy for guests to take the metro and explore anywhere in Paris. The hostel has 27 rooms, laundry facilities and an on-site cafe.

8/10 Jo&Joe Paris Gentilly

This charming hostel is located near line B of the RER which will take you to the heart of Paris. Both shared and private rooms are available, along with an on-site bar and lounge that serves trendy cocktails. There is a 24-hour reception and breakfast is available at the hostel, further reducing the cost of travel to Paris.

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7/10 The 3 Ducks Eiffel Tower By Hiphophostels

Another great option from Hiphophostels is The 3 Ducks Eiffel Tower hostel, located in the 15th arrondissement of Paris. Dorms are clean, chic, and modern, and there’s a shared kitchen and terrace for all guests to enjoy. The iconic Eiffel Tower is just 2 km from the hostel, making it within walking distance. The hostel offers an airport shuttle service, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour front desk.

6/10 People – Paris Marais

The People – Paris Marais is an affordable and well-reviewed hostel located in the city center. It is a 10-minute walk from popular sites such as Canal Saint-Martin and Rue de Rivoli. The cozy hostel has an indoor cafe, restaurant and bar so guests can mingle and make friends while traveling solo. A 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi add to the comfort of this accommodation.

5/10 Fiap Hostel

Fiap Hostel is a great option for travelers looking to stay in the 14th arrondissement of Paris. This area offers easy access to attractions such as the Paris Catacombs and Montsouris Park just 15 minutes away on foot. Rooms are shared and ultra-modern, plus there’s a trendy bar inside the hostel and a panoramic communal terrace to enjoy on sunny days.

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4/10 Caulaincourt Montmartre By Hiphophostels

Caulaincourt Montmartre is a hostel located just 600 meters from Sacré-Coeur. The decoration of this hostel is more traditional and is ideal for travelers who want to stay in an authentic Parisian building on a budget rather than ultra-modern accommodation. There is a bar where guests can socialize and relax. Guests also have access to a safe for their valuables.

3/10 The Regent Montmartre By Hiphophostels

The Regent Montmartre By Hiphophostels is the perfect place for solo travelers who love the nightlife. This hostel is located near the Moulin Rouge and the Paris Nord train station. The hostel is quite large, with 56 comfortable, shared and private rooms. Free Wi-Fi and laundry services are available.

2/10 Auberge St Christophe Paris – Canal

This hostel is located in the 19th arrondissement of Paris. It has many basic but comfortable dorms and offers a convenient place to stay in a nice area of ​​Paris. Travelers will have the opportunity to socialize while staying here, thanks to the bar, nightclub, and restaurant, all located on-site.

1/10 Generating set Paris

Generator Paris is a fantastic option for solo travelers who want to stay somewhere modern, hip and fun while staying on budget. The hostel is nicely decorated for a warm and extremely welcoming urban atmosphere. It is located near the metro and RER station of the East of Paris and the Gare de l’Est, which makes it accessible on foot to access public transport throughout the city.