Best Hostels in Australia and New Zealand

Welcome to the best hostels in Oceania. We will list here all the best Hostels in Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu.

We will do the leg work for you to let you enjoy the best Hostels in Oceania with no hassle in finding them by yourself.

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We did all the leg work for you to unbox the coolest places to stay. These hostels are recommended to solo-travelers as well as couples.

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3 Simple Steps for you:

  1. Pick your city
  2. get the coolest hostel
  3. book it

Read this guide how to book a hostel the smart way

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You cannot book the hostels with Hostelgeeks. However, we give you the smartest booking recommendation on hand. Find all our guides to hostels here.

Here we cover all topics around hosteling, including sex, packing lists, and design-led hostels to fall in love with.

Here are 3 hostels-101 articles we highly recommend to read:

15 Essential Tips for Booking Hostels (incl. Apps, Discounts and Hacks) – The Starter Guide

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Collection of the best hostels in Oceania

Ocean Road and so much more is calling. Let’s find out what are the absolute coolest hostels in Australia and Oceania altogether.

Hostel Packing List

It is time to see what you should pack in your backpack or suitcase. Make sure you always pick a quality hostel, it totally reduces the things you need to pack. Here is our ultimate hostel packing list. It features 23 items you should really throw in your backpack.

The most important things to pack are:

  1. earplugs
  2. eye mask
  3. key chain flashlight
  4. the right backpack, the Nomatic (our review of Nomatic here) or Lowe Alpine Lightflite 45 Pack
  5. packing cubes
  6. generic padlock (fitting all locker types)
  7. quick-dry travel towel
  8. universal power adapter
  9. travel-sized toiletries

Read the full packing list here.

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