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Best Puerto Vallarta hostels

Most recommended Puerto Vallarta hostels

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Hostal Vallarta Suites - Puerto Vallarta - Patio
Free Wi-Fi
Los Muertos Hostal - Puerto Vallarta - Beach
Los Muertos Hostal
8.8 Very Good
Zona Romantica£19+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Hostel Vallarta
7.9 Good
El Centro£36+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
The hostal spot
El Centro£72+
Free Wi-Fi
Casa Kraken Hostel
8.4 Very Good
El Centro£21+
Free Wi-Fi
Jet's Gay Youth Hostel
8.5 Very Good
El Centro£17+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Oasis Hostel
8.3 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Canova Hostel & Pizza
7.6 Good
5 de Diciembre£40+
Free Wi-Fi
Billy Box
Zona Romantica£129+
Free Wi-Fi

Puerto Vallarta hostels near the city centre

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El Sunset Hostel - Puerto Vallarta
El Sunset Hostel
8.1 Very Good
Zona Hotelera£14+
Vive Alegria Hostel - Puerto Vallarta
Vive Alegria Hostel
8.8 Very Good
Zona Hotelera£198+

How much is a Puerto Vallarta hostel?

Here are our most popular & best value hostels

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Cheapest month to stay with an average 39% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 285% rise in price.
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When to book a hostel in Puerto Vallarta

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Top tips for finding Puerto Vallarta hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Puerto Vallarta, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Puerto Vallarta in May and August.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Puerto Vallarta if you stay on a Tuesday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Friday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 30 days before your stay to get the best price for a Puerto Vallarta hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Puerto Vallarta found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was £82, while the most expensive was £91.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Puerto Vallarta for 10 days.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Puerto Vallarta

  • What are the best hostels near Malecon?

    Malecon is a popular area in Puerto Vallarta and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Teocalli Hostel Adults Only or Hostel Vallarta for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Malecon.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Puerto Vallarta?

    Hostel prices in Puerto Vallarta can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Puerto Vallarta is £28 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as £16 in the last 3 days.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Puerto Vallarta?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Puerto Vallarta is £28 compared to £208 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Puerto Vallarta?

Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Puerto Vallarta by showing you the exact location of each hostel