Check-In and Check Out: The average check-in time is from 15:00 (3pm), while the Check Out time is before 11:00 (11am). Hostels usually offer luggage storage in case you arrive earlier or leave later. Make sure you check if luggage storage is free or if there is an extra cost.
Tourism Tax: Just be aware that in most hostels in New Orleans, the 16% tax is not included in the booking price. You will need to pay this extra fee on arrival.
Make sure you use then the other filters and rank per price.
Also keep a close eye on the ratings, especially the “extreme ratings”. Meaning, the best and worst. These ratings can give great insight on what to expect.
Best Hostels in New Orleans for Solo Travellers?
What is seriously the best hostel in New Orleans for solo travellers?
It has to be a tie between our #1 and #2 hostels.
For the female solo travellers heading to New Orleans, we recommend choosing The Quisby. You can relax in a 4-bed dorms with other ladies, and get sociable at the 24hr bar.
As for New Orleans solo travellers as a whole, whether you’re male, female, gay or trans, Auberge NOLA Hostel is a wonderful choice.
Like we already mentioned, it’s the place to enjoy a good party, and find respite in a small or private room if you wish. There’s a good balance between social and quiet that should suit all solo traveller types.
Party Hostels in New Orleans
Are you looking for good times, drinks and that all important party hostel experience? We thought so!
Luckily for you, alongside our #2 hostel Auberge NOLA Hostel, we have three more great party hostels in New Orleans to tickle your tastebuds.
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Your Smart 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.