image 5 Hostels in Rishikesh, India

5 Hostels in Rishikesh, India

Dorms from INR 399

Bunk Stay


You’ll find Bunk Stay nestled in front of wild jungle on the hill behind the famous Trayambakeshwar temple, a short 5-minute walk from Laxman Jula bridge. When you reach the rooftop cafe and look out at the view, you’ll soon realise why you struggled up the hill with your luggage.

This is a place where you can make yourself at home. Here you can settle in on a beanbag with a good book, connect with other travellers, play a board game, pick up an instrument, watch the sunset and exchange stories around the fire in the evening. Our cafe serves delicious vegan and vegetarian food all day long.

When you feel like it’s time to peel yourself away from the rooftop, our friendly staff can help you to organise any number of adventures in and around Rishikesh, from rafting and waterfall walks to camping and trekking.

The hostel is also located nearby to countless cafes and yoga studios. We look forward to showing you the best of Rishikesh.

Dorms from INR 449

The Hosteller Rishikesh

The Hosteller - Rishikesh, the first & only backpacker hostel overlooking the ferocious Ganges river, is just 5-min away from the main bus stop & in the middle of the bustling narrow lanes of Rishikesh. Once inside the hostel, travellers could feel the touch & taste of Rishikesh (meaning one who could control all the senses) and is multi-themed hostel on 4 major reasons to visit: Adventure, Spirituality, Yoga & Getaway. 

Hostel supports a multi-cuisine cafe & kitchen, river facing garden, chilling space, a swimming pool, open porches & balconies to hang loose, library area, and a adventured filled travel desk, for activities like river rafting, bungee jumping, etc. 

Come, chill at the favourite backpacker hostel in Rishikesh to learn more about how one can calm & control the senses of all the materialistic things in the world.

Dorms from INR 399

Moustache Hostel Rishikesh


Spellbound by the thoughts of long, blue, spiky - edged shadows crept out across a beautiful scenery. The Beatles jammed at Rishikesh back in the '60s and ever since then it has been a beacon for spiritual seekers, and travelers. Fifty years later, Rishikesh fancies itself as the Yoga capital of the world, with masses dedicated to religion, meditation, tourism and adventure sports. In order to cater to such a diverse crowd, Moustache Rishikesh tries its best to provide an inclusive environment for all travellers who may seek the mountains for reasons of their own.

The hostel's proximity to various touristic sites, tourist information centre, transport depots, a national highway and a stunnig view of river Ganga makes it the place to be.

Rishikesh, the city of magnanimous beauty beckons you to get the good tidings of it's mountains as your every nerve quivers and the cool winds fill your every pore and cell.

We offer a choice of private rooms and dorms with a gorgeous view of the Mountains.

Dorms from INR 270

The Wayfarers Hostel

Providing free WiFi, The wayfarers hostel is located in Rishīkesh, 183 m from Patanjali International Yoga Foundation and 0.6 km from Laxman Jhula. Featuring a 24-hour front desk, this property also boasts a restaurant and a terrace. The rooms include a balcony with mountain views. All rooms at the hostel come with a seating area. The daily breakfast offers à la carte, Full English/Irish or vegetarian options. You can play ping pong at The wayfarers hostel, and the area is popular for cycling. Ram Jhula is 1.1 km from the accommodation, while Parmarth Niketan Ashram is 1.8 km away. Dehradun Airport is 14.5 km from the property. This is our guests' favorite part of Rishīkesh, according to independent reviews. This property also has one of the top-rated locations in Rishīkesh! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area. Solo travelers in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a one-person stay.

Dorms from INR 300

Live Free Hostel

We at Live Free aim to create not only a comfortable stay but a completely authentic experience for every individual. Whether you are wanting to retreat in spirituality, explore and wonder the peaks of the mountains or just want to unwind and make new friends, we have it all. In order to make your trip unforgettable, Live Free brings to you a hostel that will cater to your every need. We strive to offer you the best hostel accommodation, a relaxing environment and a home away from home.
The hostel is cradled in the foothills of the Himalayas surrounding the rooftop with the peaks and shrines of temples and mountains, making it a perfect place for your yoga practice or to watch the sun go down. The hostel is in a great location walkable to the holy Ganga (River Ganges) flowing through the hustling and bustling city and with lots of other things to do, we are sure to help you kick back and relax, whilst we take care of the rest. We believe in the moto of living free and helping to live free too, so let us share with you our experience and expertise to make your trip a memorable one.

About Rishikesh:

Hrishikesh is the city in India having religious where Non-vegetarian food and alcohol are strictly prohibited. It is said that here Lord Rama had done penance for killing Ravana. Pilgrims for char-dham yatra i.e. Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Jamnotri, start their pilgrimage from this very point. Hrishikesh is also famous as Yoga Hub of the world due to numerous Yoga centres in the city. The spectacular Ganga Arti is an attraction for the many tourists across the globe. It is said that the river Ganga takes its form after the Triveni Sangam, i.e. confluence of the three rivers namely, Bhagirathi, Alaknanda and Devprayag that is why this place has got utmost spiritual importance.

How to Reach Rishikesh:

Hrishikesh Railway station. Private Bus services mainly from Delhi.

Things to do in Rishikesh:

Ram Jhula
Lakshman Jhula
Muni ki Reti
Bharat Mandir
Shratrughna Mandir
Lakshman Mandir
Sattvik Food
River rafting