The 7 Best Hotels & Hostels Near Khao San Road in Bangkok

Most people who travel through Southeast Asia start their journey in Bangkok, often in the vicinity of Khao San Road. This is the traveler’s hotspot of Bangkok with many guesthouses, hotels, and hostels. Of course, it’s difficult to choose from hundreds of hostels and hotels, which is why we are sharing our favorite places to stay here. These hostels and hotels are very popular, so making a reservation well in advance can be helpful.

We start this list with a few great hostels, followed by the hotels where you can expect more luxury.

Here Hostel

For backpackers, Here Hostel is a real gem. It’s a beautiful and cozy hostel where you can easily meet other travelers. It’s only a 5-minute walk from Khao San Road, so the location is superb. There is a lovely pool, a beautiful garden with lots of seating areas, and there’s even a slide. It’s a great way to start and/or end your trip through Thailand!

Dorms starting at $15 | Double rooms starting at $35

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Bed Station Hostel Khaosan

Just one block away from Khao San Road is the Bed Station Hostel. This hostel has literally everything you need for a great stay in Bangkok. Air-conditioned rooms, a swimming pool, a pool table, and even a gym! There’s a great atmosphere in the hostel, making it the perfect place to meet other backpackers.

Dorms starting at $10 | Double rooms starting at $30

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Boxpackers Hostel Phranakorn

This is what you call an incredibly beautiful hostel! Boxpackers Hostel looks like a luxurious hotel. Choose a nice double room or a bed in a dorm with lots of privacy. This hostel is super centrally located but still offers a lot of peace and quiet. The shared showers and toilets are often cleaned, and the staff is very friendly.

Dorms starting at $10 | Double rooms starting at $35

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CHERN Bangkok

Chern hostel is located a 15-minute walk from Khao San Road. It may be a bit further away, but you can enjoy a fantastic large swimming pool here. This is a great way to spend a hot afternoon in Bangkok! You’ll stay in a comfortable double room with good beds, a nice shower, and air conditioning.

Dorms starting at $15 | Double rooms starting at $30

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Villa Phra Sumen Bangkok

Villa Phra Sumen Bangkok is perfect if you prefer to stay in a charming hotel. There’s a lovely swimming pool for when it’s time to relax after exploring Bangkok. From the hotel, it’s only a 700-meter walk to Khao San Road. However, in the hotel, you won’t feel like you’re in the middle of the city. The hotel is beautifully decorated in Thai style.

Double rooms starting at $35

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Bangkok Saran Poshtel

The peaceful and comfortable Bangkok Saran Poshtel is also an excellent choice in Bangkok. It’s located in a quiet area within walking distance of Khao San Road. A delicious breakfast is included in the price.

Double rooms starting at $35

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Ayathorn Bangkok

At Ayathorn Bangkok, you begin or end your trip through Thailand in style. Here, you can enjoy the lovely rooftop pool with a view over Bangkok. The rooms are beautiful and the beds are comfortable. Khao San Road is just a few minutes’ walk away.

Double rooms starting at $75

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