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How much is a Kuala Lumpur hostel?

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Low season

June

High season

August

Average price (weeknight)

$18

Average price (weekend night)

$16
Cheapest month to stay with an average 49% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 35% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hostel in Kuala Lumpur

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Top tips for finding Kuala Lumpur hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Kuala Lumpur, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Kuala Lumpur in June and January.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Kuala Lumpur if you stay on a Thursday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Sunday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 17 days before your stay to get the best price for a Kuala Lumpur hostel.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Kuala Lumpur

  • What are the best hostels near Kuala Lumpur Sentral?

    Kuala Lumpur Sentral is a popular area in Kuala Lumpur and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Pods The Backpackers Home & Cafe or Bullockcart Hostel for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Kuala Lumpur Sentral.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Kuala Lumpur?

    Hostel prices in Kuala Lumpur can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Kuala Lumpur is $23 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as $5 in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hostel in Kuala Lumpur for tonight?

    The best price a KAYAK user has found for a 3-star hostel in Kuala Lumpur in the last 3 hours was $8 and the lowest priced 4-star hostel was $7. The cheapest hostel found on KAYAK for tonight is $5.

  • How much is a hostel in Kuala Lumpur for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, KAYAK users have booked Kuala Lumpur hostel for this weekend for as low as $7. Users have also found 3 star hotels from $11 and 4-star plus hotels from $8.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Kuala Lumpur?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Kuala Lumpur is $23 compared to $64 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Kuala Lumpur?

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