If you’ve been scouring the internet for the most Instagrammable Airbnbs but they’re slightly out of your budget, you might want to check out the most Instagrammable hostels in the world.
Hostelworld named Combo Venezia in Venice as the top European spot for those wanting some pics for their grid with backpackers giving it the most ‘likes’. It was the only European hostel to feature on the worldwide top ten list, and it sounds pretty special.
Just fifteen minutes from St Mark’s Square and the party scene, it’s also a bargain £40 a night. It boasts two ancient cloisters, a library and study room, as well as a café and bar. Plus, there’s free WiFi, walking tours, and tea and coffee, and the rooms have complimentary towels and toiletries. There are private rooms, apartments, female-only dorms and mixed dorms so you can take your pick depending on the getaway.
So which hostels made the Hostelworld top ten list?
Number one was 248 Street Hostel in Chiang Mai, Thailand with a rooftop pool, bar and mountain views. It’s right next to Wat Lokmolee and Chhang Phuak Street Food market, meaning tasty and inexpensive dinners on your doorstep, and is just 500 meters from the Old Town Centre.
Selina La Fortuna in Costa Rica came second. It’ll will not only look great in pictures, but also offers a range of activities like yoga lessons, horse riding and paddle boarding.
USA Hostels Ocean Beach in San Diego, USA was awarded third place thanks to its almost tye-die exterior.
See – who said you need to be backpacking on a gap year to pick a hostel over a hotel?
Now all you’ve got to do is hop on board and jet off to one of these Instagram-worthy hotspots.