Quiet, Safe, and Affordable Hostels in Malaga, Spain

Quiet, Safe, and Affordable Hostels in Malaga, Spain
Malaga, on the Andalusian coastline of southern Spain, is a beautiful destination full of culture, history, and warm weather. Visitors flock here for many reasons, including a relaxing getaway full of warm weather, great food, and new friends.

The hostels we've listed below are all perfect places to relax and meet fellow travelers in a fun yet quiet environment that also provide launchpads to see all of the great sites in the city. So, check out the photos, read the reviews, and find the perfect place for your stay.
How much do hostels in Malaga cost?
Average Dorm Price $25 ($12 to $54)
Average Double Private Room Price (in a hostel) $57 ($21 to $102)

A social hostel for backpackers, couples, and families

Dorm Bed: $19.64
Private Room: $17.18
Overall Rating: 76%
Calle Vendeja, n 25. , Malaga Spain
Another establishment of the Feel group of hostels, this place receives a lot of positive reviews due to its friendly staff, nice facilities, and amazing location that is only steps from everything Malaga has to offer. Right near the port and old town, as well as plenty of restaurants, bars, public transportation, and more, you'll have Malaga at your fingertips here.

Private rooms and dorms are available, with and without ensuite bathrooms. An all-female dorm option is available. Smaller and larger dorm rooms are available, at a variety of prices. Dorm bunk beds have curtains and hooks. Larger apartment rooms are also available with multiple beds and a kitchen (great for a family).

A great breakfast is served up for a cheap add on cost, and the onsite restaurant and bar provides food and drinks. A paella night also helps all of the guests mingle and get to know one another. The atmosphere is colorful and modern, as everything has been upgraded and refurbished in this charming older building. The rooftop terrace is only one spot to relax, as is the common area, dining area with a terrific shared kitchen, and more. Games and internet are also available, as is tour booking, laundry, bike rental, and more.

Guest reviews are consistently great, with high ratings given for the friendly staff, clean facilities, great social vibe, and more. Many guests state that this is the best hostel they have ever stayed at, or something similar to it.

Check out the photos. Highly recommended!

A quiet hostel in a perfect location, great for couples, groups, or solo travelers

Dorm Bed: $53.50
Private Room: $29.72
Overall Rating: 87%
c/alcazabilla nº12, Málaga C.P: 2901 , Malaga Spain
This relatively new and modern hostel has a relaxed hotel-like feel and is perfectly located in the middle of the city, close to everything. Located just a few minutes' walk from so many sights and activities, including the port, cathedrals, restaurants, shops, and more, you'll find that you can just hop out of bed and see Malaga's best attractions.

Check out the photos, as the rooftop terrace and bar look up onto the old fortress on the hill. The onsite restaurant serves up food, as well, including an inexpensive breakfast to help start your day. Common areas are chic and modern, and make for a great spot to relax and mingle with other guests. Other than the rooftop bar, another bar is located within the building, too.

Private rooms and dorms are available. Private rooms have ensuite bathrooms. Dorms are clean and modern, and an all-female dorm is available. The bunks have under-bed lockers. Bathrooms are also modern and clean. Many of the rooms have views over the city!

Other typical hostel amenities are available as well, such as laundry, free Wi-Fi throughout the building, games, air conditioning (some guests say that the air-con is not working), tour booking, and more.

Guest reviews are very positive, stating that the location and the facilities are perfect.

A quiet and relaxing hostel for couples, solo travelers, and groups

Overall Rating: 78%
Calle Mármoles 28 , Malaga Spain
This relaxing hostel has a central location convenient for everything in town. The rooftop terrace is one of the highlights, as it has views overlooking the city and is the social hub of the hostel. The decorative style of the entire hostel is very nice and has a Spanish Mediterranean atmosphere.

Private rooms and dorms are available. Dorms are clean and modern, and offer a small safe for each bunk. Shared bathrooms for all rooms are colorful, modern, and clean as well. A long list of nice amenities is included such as a shared kitchen, free Wi-Fi, linens, a BBQ, laundry, TVs, and more. If you're looking for a peaceful, cozy, and relaxing hostel, look no further!

Guest reviews are consistently positive, citing the cleanliness, the relaxing atmosphere, the central location, and the very friendly staff. There's nothing to find fault with here!

A small, chill hostel for couples, solo travelers, or groups

Overall Rating: 74%
Calle Molinillo del Aceite 5 , Malaga Spain
This centrally located hostel is steps from all of the historic sites in town as well as restaurants, bars, shopping, and nightlife. Private rooms and dorms are available in this quiet and relaxed hostel. Some rooms have balconies, and all have shared bathrooms.

The relaxing rooftop terrace is a great place to unwind and meet fellow travelers. Amenities include free Wi-Fi, a BBQ, a shared kitchen for self-caterers, laundry, transportation booking, and more.

Guest reviews are generally positive, and the staff is said to be very friendly and helpful.
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