Liverpool is most famously known for being the birthplace of The Beatles although it has much more to offer. The city is a major port and was the port of registry for the RMS Titanic as well as the RMS Lusitania, Olympic and Queen Mary, which you can learn more about at the Merseyside Maritime Museum. Today, it has accumulated a culturally diverse population and is also home to two Premier League football teams. With such a unique culture, history and entertainment industry it really is a city that everyone can enjoy visiting.
If you happen to be planning a trip to this fantastic city we urge you to check out some of the cheap hostels in Liverpool when you're choosing your accommodation. They are a popular choice among solo travelers because of how social they are, and it's one of the best ways to make friends while traveling abroad. Booking hostels can also help you save money which will give you more chances to enjoy the attractions in Liverpool.
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This hostel is found in a great location in the Baltic Triangle, a nice and creative neighborhood. Staying here you'll be surrounded by plenty of art galleries and street art, and with close proximity to Liverpool Lime Street Station you'll be able to get anywhere. There is lots to do nearby like walking around Tate Liverpool, River Mersey, the Knowledge Quarter, and Royal Albert Dock where you can find The Beatles Story exhibition.
Each of the rooms is clean and nicely designed, and both dorms and private rooms are available. Other amenities in the hostel include a shared kitchen, tour desk and free wi fi. They are a Bounce partner, meaning that you'll always have access to luggage storage whenever you need it.
What makes Selina Liverpool unique
Selina Liverpool has lots of nice bonus facilities including a coffee shop, a bar, a restaurant, plus a secret beer garden. They also have a cozy movie room that is perfect for relaxing in, and they offer yoga classes at an additional charge.
Selina Liverpool pricing
Staying in a 10 bed community room at Selina will cost you about £38.00. A private family room will cost about £155.00 per night.
YHA Liverpool Central
This is one of the best hostels in the city centre and is situated on Stanley Street next to plenty of shops, dining opportunities and nightlife. From here, you'll be able to reach Cavern Club in no time, and the Royal Albert Dock Liverpool is within walking distance as well. Formerly known as Euro Hostel Liverpool, this is a party hostel with a lively atmosphere and is great for solo guests looking to make friends or for groups of young travelers.
The building has bright and colorful decor with included amenities like free wi fi and 24 hour reception. They have private rooms suitable for 2 to 6 guests as well as gendered dorm rooms.
What makes YHA Liverpool Central unique
With a licensed bar and cafe on site, there are plenty of places that you can go to meet up with fellow vacationers and share travel stories. Who knows, you might even make some new travel buddies. You'll never leave the hostel hungry, especially since they serve free breakfast each morning.
YHA Liverpool Central pricing
The average nightly price for a bed in a shared room is £35.00 per night, but if you'd like to have a room to yourself or for a group you can rent a private ensuite for 6 at £275.00.
Liverpool International Inn
This former Victorian warehouse is now a nice cheap hostel that offers nice double rooms as well as female only and mixed dorm rooms that sleep between 2 to 10 guests. Its central location is a plus, and from here you'll be close to the Liverpool Cathedral, the University of Liverpool and the Cavern Club. With the Lime Street Station within walking distance, all of the main attractions will be within reach.
They have useful facilities including a laundry room, kitchen, baggage storage, free wi fi and an information desk that can help you decide what you want to do in Liverpool.
What makes Liverpool International Inn unique
Looking for somewhere to relax at night or to mingle with other guests? The TV lounge room is the perfect place, and they also have a games room with a pool table.
Liverpool International Inn pricing
Liverpool International Inn won't disappoint and is a popular place for visitors to Liverpool. This hostel prices dorm rooms at about £30.00 per bed, and private rooms cost about £66.00.
The Liverpool Pod
You'll have a great sleep in this Liverpool hostel featuring pod beds that are each equipped with a privacy curtain, power socket, and reading light. They have a few room types to choose from, depending on if you want to share a space with strangers or have your own room, and all of them come with ensuite bathrooms. There are men and women only rooms that are nice for solo travelers and plenty of useful amenities including laundry facilities, a kitchen with an oven and free wi fi.
It's arguably the best hostel for football fans since the famous Anfield Stadium is just a 2 minute walk away, and the John Lennon Airport can be reached in just 30 minutes. Other nearby landmarks include the Liverpool Echo Arena and Irish Sea Terminal, and there are plenty of shops and restaurants in the area as well. Note that the hostel has an age restriction of between 18 and 38 years old.
What makes The Liverpool Pod unique
While staying at The Liverpool Pod you'll get to enjoy a yummy free breakfast each morning. You can also relax in their cozy common room at any time.
The Liverpool Pod pricing
You can stay in the deluxe 6 bed mixed dorm for approximately £40.25 per night. If you're traveling as a group and want a room to yourselves you might be interested in their superior 6 bed family ensuite for around £276.00.
Embassies Liverpool Backpackers
Located in a beautiful mansion that is 200 years old, this party hostel is a great choice for anyone visiting Liverpool. It has a great location in the Georgian Quarter which places you close to some major attractions like the Liverpool Cathedral, the Baltic Triangle, The Peaky Blinders Pub, the University of Liverpool and Chinatown.
This hostel in Liverpool also features a kitchen and dining room, storage lockers, and other self-catering facilities. They have nice dorm rooms that are either mixed or gendered for males and females.
What makes Embassies Liverpool Backpackers unique
Every Thursday you can join the owner of the hostel on a themed tour that will tell you everything about The Beatles story, and at the end, you'll even be given free access to the Cavern Club where they used to play. Games and quiz nights happen regularly, and there is usually an event planned for when the Liverpool or Everton football teams play as well. Guests can also enjoy free breakfast, art classes and movie nights.
Embassies Liverpool Backpackers pricing
Embassies Liverpool Backpackers is one of the top hostels for those traveling on a budget and guests can stay in any of the dorm rooms for about £32.00 per night.
Hope Street Hotel
Although technically a hotel, this location has prices that are comparable to even the best Liverpool hostel. You can stay in a clean and spacious private room for a good price and its location in the Liverpool city centre puts you close to The Beatles Story, the Tate Liverpool and the International Slavery Museum.
The Liverpool Lime Street Station is close by as well and can take you anywhere else in the city. The property has everything that you need for a comfortable stay including laundry facilities and room service.
What makes Hope Street Hotel unique
This hotel has its own restaurant and a bar that serves bottled beers, cocktails, champagnes and an extensive wine list, plus sandwiches and snacks.
Hope Street Hotel pricing
You can get a very nice standard twin or king room at Hope Street Hotel for just £166.00 per night, which is very affordable for a hotel. If you really want to treat yourself you can book a corner suite for around £392.00.
YHA Liverpool Albert Dock
If you liked the look of the recommended hostel YHA Liverpool Central, you'll definitely like this other YHA location as well. This one is situated just a minute away from Albert Dock and is also close to the Cavern Club, the Liverpool Tate, the International Slavery Museum and the Museum of Liverpool making it the perfect hostel for vacationers who want to go sightseeing and relax by the water.
Unlike its lively sister location, this award winning hostel is a bit quieter making it a good choice for families, couples or travelers looking to get a good night's sleep. Vacationers staying here will have access to wifi, a shared laundry room and vending machines.
What makes YHA Liverpool Albert Dock unique
Guests staying at this hostel in Liverpool will get treated to an unlimited breakfast every morning for free. They also offer free parking which is an added bonus if you're traveling with a car, and they have meeting rooms for rent if you have any business or event to host. They have a licensed bar, a library, a lounge with a TV and games room on site as well.
YHA Liverpool Albert Dock pricing
Like their other location, the average price for a bed in a shared single gender room starts at £35.00 per night. A doubled bed room with a private bathroom and sleeping accommodations of up to 6 will cost you about £265.00.
If you want to stay in something that is a bit more than just a hostel, this affordable hotel is a solid choice. Wi fi is not included but is available at an extra charge and rooms are simple and small, but each of them has private bathrooms, air conditioning and heating.
The establishment can be found close to the Liverpool One shopping centre which makes it the ultimate choice for those who want to do lots of shopping. You'll also be a short walk away from the Cavern Club, Albert Dock waterfront and the Liverpool St James Station which can help you get elsewhere around the city centre.
What makes EasyHotel Liverpool unique
This location doesn't have any restaurants or lounge rooms, but it does offer very nice private accommodation for a good price. On top of that, they have a great location that will let you explore all of Liverpool right outside its front doors.
EasyHotel Liverpool pricing
EasyHotel Liverpool is very affordable and can offer you a private room for not much more than the cheapest hostel in Liverpool. For around £64.00 per night, you can get a double room without a window, and one with a window costs about £72.00.
Affordable accommodation in Liverpool hostels
It's not hard to find cheap hostels in Liverpool because there are so many to choose from, and oftentimes you'll get access to extra facilities that even more expensive hotels don't offer. Solo travelers, families and couples can all take advantage of the affordable accommodation and fun atmosphere that comes with every hostel, so consider staying in one of the choices listed above the next time that you're visiting Liverpool.
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