Cheapest month to stay with an average 68% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 213% 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 Shanghai
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Top tips for finding Shanghai hostel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Shanghai, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Shanghai in November and December.
Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Shanghai if you stay on a Thursday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Monday.
If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Shanghai hostel.
The cheapest 3-star hostel in Shanghai found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 96, while the most expensive was C$ 98.
FAQs when booking a hostel in Shanghai
Shanghai Public Library is a popular area in Shanghai and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Dengba Hostel Shanghai Flagship Store or Haowanmei Inn Shanghai Tanghuang Road for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Shanghai Public Library.
Hostel prices in Shanghai can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Shanghai is C$ 25 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as C$ 8 in the last 3 days.
The average price for a night in a hostel in Shanghai is C$ 25 compared to C$ 151 for a night in a hotel.
Hostels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hostels in Shanghai. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Where to find the best hostels in Shanghai?
Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Shanghai by showing you the exact location of each hostel.