Add dates
1 guests
Seach Icon

Zostel - Varanasi

Hippy Backpacker Hostel Near The Ghats

Rating4.4(1,288)
Sidhgiribagh, Varanasi
Stays > Hostel
KPI Icon
OffbeatA truly hidden and local experience
KPI Icon
BasicEconomical options for the backpacker
With the magnetic pull of its old-world charms, one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world will welcome you with open arms, soak you in the holy aura it commands, and make you feel lost within the world different from what you have ever experienced. Located right in the heart of the city and yet not far from the Ghats, Zostel Varanasi provides the right comforts one looks for. A place to relax amidst the chaos of the city, we offer mixed dormitories as well as the female-exclusive ones.

A photo walkthrough

A Day To Lay Back

Timeline Image
Zostel Varanasi
A place to relax amidst the chaos of the city.
Timeline Image
Social Distan'seeing'
Each of the bunk bed has its own charging socket and a reading lamp. You can even book a private room.
Timeline Image
Leisure Time
With indoor and outdoor seating area, a lounge and a tv room; any place could be your personal escape.
Timeline Image
Covid-Check
With all the checks in place, to effective social distancing and regular sanitization and much more! You are bound to feel protected and safe at all times.

Quick gist

About the stay

  • Enjoy an overnight stay in a rustic but exuberant backpacker hostel perfectly mirroring the spirit and essence of Banaras.
  • You can chill in the airy cafe, lounge area, or the Tv room.
  • The walks are chalked with hand paintings giving it a psychedelic vibe.
  • Take a morning walk across all the Ghats to witness the striking diversity within the city.
  • Connect with the people who've come here to have the same spiritual tension as you!

Where is this?

  • Varanasi, with its narrow alleys, overcrowded streets, and religious air, is a whole package.
  • Witness the evening prayers at the ghats of the Ganges and we promise you would not want to return.
  • And don’t forget to fill yourself up with the delightful street food all around the city.
  • The hostel is 1 km from Shri Kashi Vishwanath, an iconic Hindu temple on the banks of the River Ganges.
  • It's 3 km from Varanasi train station.

With whom?

  • You'll have a bed in the shared dorm room.
  • The rooms now work at 50% of their maximum capacity.
  • You can even book an individual room at the property.

You get

  • Accommodation is provided to you.

Things to remember

  • Meals, laundry, activities and experiences shall be charged extra.

Something unique

Zostel Hostels are one of the most renowned hospitality chains in India. Each of their property is known for its exemplary service, ambience and user reviews.

Tips from insiders

  • The distance to Ghats is walkable from here.
  • Let us know if you want to book a bed in the 'female-exclusive' dorm.