No doubt Dubai is emerging on the world map and has become the best destination for the backpackers. We know that nothing is cheap in Dubai but Dubai is becoming an affordable place with the help of developing economical hostels in the area.

The article will give you insight about the top 7 hostels of Dubai and you can choose the best that suits you. The hostels are differently categorized as per the style, facilities, and economies of scale.

If you are traveling alone in Dubai or as a couple, you can have the best hostels to choose from as per your style and personal want.

Dubai Beach Host

HostelWorld (*8.7) Booking.com (*7.6) 

Map Starts at ($24) for 10 bed-dorm

**prices are shown for weekdays in Mid-season (March)

Being a traveler if you want to stay in a budget hostel then Dubai beach host situated on the marina is a good option for you with turf astro terrace and swimming pool. Just by sitting in your room you can enjoy the amazing and mesmerizing view of Jumeirah beach.

Dubai is the hot city and to keep you cool there are air conditions available in all the rooms. You can also have access to the guest kitchen to cook for your self and don’t spend too much money on eating from outside.

At the top

HostelWorld (*9.1) Map 

Starts at ($26) for 12 bed-dorm

**prices are shown for weekdays in Mid-season (March)

At the top hostel is known to be the best hostel of 2018 in Dubai. It is situated on the elite residence building 66 th floor and is considered to be the highest backpacker in the world.

The hostel provides you with the best views of Dubai Marina and an outdoor pool. You are in the heart of the city and once down can have access to huge bars, restaurants, and shops which are just minute away. At the top hostel are considered as best because of the amazing free breakfast and supreme services at its best.

BackPacker 16

HostelWorld (*8.9) Booking.com (*8.2)

Map Starts at ($18) for 8 bed-dorm

**prices are shown for weekdays in Mid-season (March)

If you are a solo traveler then backpacker 16 is the good option for you as you can have great chances to socialize along. You can have access to a fitness center where you can meet other fitness freaks and once done with the gym you can enjoy back pecker 16 swimming pool, steam room, and sauna.

It is known to be the coolest hostel in Dubai city. With super fast and free wifi you are 24/7 connected to your friends and family back home. As a traveler, you can have enjoyed free breakfast within the room rate.

Royal Plaza Apartments

HostelWorld (*8.4) Map 

Starts at ($22) for 8 bed-dorm

**prices are shown for weekdays in Mid-season (March)

These apartments have no comparison to backpacker but are cheap apartments in Dubai. They are very clean, simple and just a 2 minute away from nearby metro station.

These apartments have separate dorms for girls and boys and thus not the mixed like other apartments. There are very few good areas around the royal plaza but being in the historical location of Dubai you can meet and chitchat with friends at any nearby tea shop.

Saffron boutique hotel (budget alternative)

HostelWorld (*4.9) Booking.com (*7.5)

 Map Starts at ($76) for 1 bed-private

**prices are shown for weekdays in Mid-season (March)

There is no hotel in Dubai which offers backpackers private rooms, not till the moment. The saffron boutique hotel is the best hostel as a couple. No doubt it is amazing and backpacker can stay within the budget. It is a hotel which offers services like a hostel. It is highly recommended by others.

As a traveler, you can have access to the swimming pool and fitness center. There are restaurant and bar on the ground floor, as a couple, you can enjoy there and meet some new travelers from around the world.

Best cheap hostel – backpacker

 HostelWorld (*2) Map 

Starts at ($20) for 8 bed-dorm

**prices are shown for weekdays in Mid-season (March)

As a traveler, if you are looking for the cheap hostel then backpacker is the choice for you. The hostel is very comfortable and friendly and offers you the best relaxing beds. It is simple but for youngsters it is perfect.

The nearby metro station is burjuman which is on a 5-minute walk and connects to the major places of Dubai such as golden souk, Burj Khalifa and Dubai Marina. If you are really keen to see the historic side of Dubai, book with backpacker as you will experience the authenticity of Dubai.

Domme

HostelWorld (*2.0) Map

 Starts at ($47) for 10 bed-dorm

**prices are shown for weekdays in Mid-season (March)

If you are interested in some part hostel then domme is the ultimate choice for you. If you are a sheesha lover then this place will give you unlimited free sheesha till your stay.

You will actually feel that you are in Dubai. The domme is very close to the airport and the nearby metro station can take you the departure hall in few minutes. The amazing nightclubs of Dubai are quite close such as the warehouse, the Irish village, and Cavalli. You can use a taxi or the staff will guide you for directions if you like to walk around. Domme also gives its clients late checkout which is free.