Staying in hostels when you’re travelling as a couple is a great way to meet new people and experience the local culture. They are also a good way to save money when you’re travelling but, with so many hostels to choose from, it can be hard to know which ones are worth your time and money.
There are tonnes of hostels in Bangkok, Thailand, sure, but not all of them are great for couples and it completely depends on what vibe you’re looking for. Some hostels may be too noisy or some may not have private rooms, so in this post, we’ll showcase the top 5 best hostels in Bangkok for couples – based on reviews by couples.
Khao San Social Capsule Hostel
Featuring free Wi-Fi and air conditioning, the quirky Khao San Social Capsule Hostel is great for couples looking to be right in the heart of the action as it is right around the corner from Khao San Road in Bangkok.
There’s a range of room types available but if you’re happy staying in a mixed dormitory, you’ll get a comfortable double bed with plenty of amenities free of charge. If you’re wanting a little more privacy, there are private rooms available too.
Couples particularly love the location of this Khao San Social Capsule Hostel, rating it 9.8 out of 10 for a two-person trip. The hostel has fantastic reviews for cleanliness, comfort and the staff, so if you’re looking for a fantastically sociable hostel, be sure to check out Khao San Social Capsule Hostel.
Located a stone’s throw from Bangkok’s Train Station and just around the corner from Wat Traimit (Golden Buddha), Tamni is a stunning hostel in an excellent location.
Although slightly more expensive than a lot of Bangkok’s hostels, Tamni has some excellent features that are not often seen in a lot of hostels including a bar, free private parking, a shared lounge and a garden.
There’s a wide choice of rooms available at Tamni, from standard dorms to a variety of private rooms including a standard double and a family double. All rooms come with free WiFi, air conditioning and a delicious breakfast for a small extra fee.
If you’re looking for an amazing, couple-friendly hostel close to Bangkok’s Chinatown, Photohostel is a fantastic choice.
All rooms at Photohostel in Bangkok have their own private bathrooms, with some featuring their own private bathtubs, something that’s fairly rare when you’re travelling in hostels. You’ll also have air conditioning, free WiFi and tea and coffee-making facilities.
Photohostel is perfectly located just 2.4 miles from Wat Pho and just 2.5 miles from the Grand Palace.
If you’re looking for a cheaper hostel in Bangkok, Apartment45 Hostel could be the choice for you.
This adults-only accommodation has been rated 9.4 out of 10 for a two-person trip, with their rooms featuring free WiFi, air conditioning and shared bathrooms.
Happy Station Hostel
Rated 9.7 out of 10 by couples on Booking.com, Happy Station Hostel is located right next to Bangkok’s train station and close to Hua Lamphong station.
The rooms are amazingly designed and feature some stunning amenities, with free Wifi, air conditioning, comfy beds and private bathrooms available.
Happy Station Hostel has some great views over the Bangkok skyline with one particular room type boasting a bathtub with an unbeatable view and a very reasonable price.
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There are so many hostels to choose from in such a vast and vibrant city so hopefully, these recommendations have given you an idea of the type of accommodation you can get in Bangkok. And just because you’re travelling as a couple, it doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the hostel life!
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