Hello Backpackers, do you have plans for backpacking to Bangkok? If yes, then you have the right choice! Among the various cities in Asia, Bangkok has always been a backpackers favorite.

Bangkok has almost everything sought by backpackers, ranging from cool but cheap attractions, distinctive culinary, glitzy nightlife, and of course a wide selection of cheap but cool accommodations.

Talking about accommodation, Bangkok is not merely a scattered accommodations, guys. Instead, Bangkok is also have many budget accommodations with a cool atmosphere (some of which you can find them here: Let’s Prove that Bangkok is Backpacker-friendly by Staying at These 10 Cool Budget Accommodations! and This is The Variety of Hotels in Bangkok That Will Make Backpackers and  Instagrammers Very Happy!).

However, if you still want another budget accommodation with a better atmosphere, try to glance at some of the following recommendations. Some of the following accommodations have a really colorful atmosphere. In other words, so festive! Suitable for you guys, backpackers who claim to have a young soul. Hmm, let’s just review this 6 recommended festive hotels, okay!

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1. Vimarn Hostel Bangkok, A Nearby Festive Hotel, Only 3 Minutes From The Nearest Station.

Vimarn Hostel
Vimarn Hostel, via vimarnhostel

For tourists who rely on public transportation as a mode of transportation for tourism, accommodations that located close to the nearest public transport mode obviously has more value than other accommodations.

Unfortunately, most of the accommodations that have easy access to public transportation usually more expensive than other accommodations that is quite far from the center of the crowd.

But apparently that does not apply to Vimarn Hostel. This hostel is only about 3 minutes’ walk from the nearest station, the Phaythai BTS station. Locally, this hostel is also quite strategic because it is only about 10 minutes walk to reach various cool spots like MBK Shopping Center, Siam Square, and Patunam Shopping area.

Furthermore, you can also easily reach the Victory Monument (from here you can access other popular destinations in Thailand such as Pattaya), and just 10 minutes ride the BTS you can get to Jatujak weekend market. The rate room? Starting from USD7.5 only! Fun isn’t it?

Another cool part is, this hostel is a small hostel that can only accommodates a maximum of 30 guests only, so it’s ideal for tourists who want a fairly intimate atmosphere and not too crowded.

Moreover, the interior atmosphere is designed with a choice of festive cheerful colors, which will make chit-chat activities with other guests more enjoyable. Let’s just see the feel of the atmosphere at Vimarn Hostel Bangkok.

Receptionist
Receptionist, via vimarnhostel
Living room
Living room, via Vimarn Hostel Bangkok/facebook
Living room
Living room, via Vimarn Hostel Bangkok/facebook
Freight elevator
Freight elevator, via vimarnhostel

Vimarn Hostel has 2 types of rooms: dormitory (single and mixed), and private rooms. For dormitory rooms, there are rooms with capacity of 2, 4, and 6 people/rooms. As for private rooms, there are family rooms and double room type. Ah, the room rate at this hotel is included with breakfast facilities. So, pretty frugal right?

Room ambiance
Room ambiance, via Vimarn Hostel Bangkok/facebook
Room ambiance
Room ambiance, via Vimarn Hostel Bangkok/facebook
Room ambiance
Room ambiance, via Vimarn Hostel Bangkok/facebook

In addition to other information, this hostel also provides layover facilities for travelers who simply want to transit only. Those travelers pay a fee of approximately TBH200 only to be able to store luggage, take a shower, enjoy coffee and tea, surf and relax in the public area in this hostel while waiting for the next flight. This service is open from 07.00-21.00 local time every day.

Address: 69/73 Phayathai Road, Ratchathewi, Bangkok, Thailand 10400
Check in: 15.00, Check out: 11.00
Rate: from THB316 or USD8.9 (weekdays, low season, 1 adult, dormitory) Check The Latest Prices!
Facility: [General] WiFi, locker, laundry, library, luggage storage, ATM, [service] airport transfer, express check-in/out, tour, [language availability] English, Thailand

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2. If You Stay At Around the World Bed & Breakfast, You Will Feel Like Travelling The World, Folks!

Around the World Bed & Breakfast
Around the World Bed & Breakfast, via agoda

Usually, the word “bed and breakfast” (or BnB) is synonymous with homey, and sometimes, as it is. Understandably, BnB is attached to the image of the inn that is managed by the family. So, the feel of homey and kinship are strong in this Inn.

However, believe me. If you choose Around the World Bed & Breakfast as your choice of accommodation while in Bangkok, it is guaranteed you won’t be able to find an atmosphere like the general BnB here.

This Around the World Bed & Breakfast was designed with a fun concept, because deliberately carrying cultural elements from various countries. Simply stay at Around the World Bed & Breakfast, you can feel how the thrill of thematic rooms from various countries, ranging from China, India, Indonesia, Japan, and others. Exciting right?

Furthermore, Around the World Bed & Breakfast is located in a strategic location. Located in Suan Luang area, this B & B is just 10 minutes by car from the airport.

From this hostel you are also close enough to access Thonglor and Ekkamai, two streets that known as one of the tourist hot spots in Bangkok. You can also easily reach various shopping centers, temples, culinary centers, to hospitals from this hostel. Perfect!

Interior ambiance
Interior ambiance, via agoda
Interior ambiance
Interior ambiance, via agoda
Rooftop
Rooftop, via agoda

Around the World Bed and Breakfast features 2 types of rooms: dormitory and private. Each room is designed with a different theme, highlighting cultures from around the world. For example, for dormitory rooms, designed with African Safari theme. As for private rooms, which consists of Standard and Deluxe type, have a more varied atmosphere.

The Standard Room has 4 theme options: Casablanca (Arabic style), French Vintage, Little India, and Bali Hut. As for the Deluxe room consists of Wild West, Siam City, Chinatown, and Sumo Village (Japanese-style). For the Sumo Village room, the floor is completely lined with tatami!

Some of the atmosphere of the rooms can be seen below:

Bali Hut
Bali Hut, via Around the World B&B/facebook
Little India
Little India, via Around the World B&B/facebook
Chinatown
Chinatown, via aroundtheworldbnb
Siam City
Siam City, via aroundtheworldbnb
French Vintage
French Vintage, via aroundtheworldbnb
Sumo Village
Sumo Village, via aroundtheworldbnb

Ah, in addition to the information, please note, this hostel occupies a 4-storey building. There are no elevators inside this building. But, for you who bring a lot of goods do not worry. The friendly staffs at the hostel will always be ready to help the travelers who need help to carry their luggage up to the rooms.

Address: 2043, Phatthanakan Road, Suan Luang, Bangkok
Check in: 14.00, Check out: 12.00
Rate: from THB309 or USD8.7 (weekdays, low season, 1 adult, dormitory) Check The Latest Prices Now!
Facility: [General] WiFi, laundry, dry cleaning, library, luggage storage, smoking area, common lounge, convenience store, [f&b] coffee shop, [service] airport transfer, 24 hours receptionist, 24 hours check-in, 24 hours security, room service, taxi service, daily cleaning service, tour, [recreation] karaoke, massage, garden, fishing, [language availability] English, Thai, Dutch, China (Mandarin), Jerman, Tagalog, Laos

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3. Do You Want to Know What It’s Like to Live in A Container? You Can Start by Staying at WH Hostel Bangkok.

WH Hostel Bangkok
WH Hostel Bangkok, via WH Hostel/facebook

There are many cool hotels in Bangkok. Cool hotel that is affordable by the budget was no less numerous. So, you could say that Bangkok is one of the cities in Asia that has a lot of backpackers-friendly accommodations.

However, if you want accommodation that is not just cheap and cool, but also want a unique stay experience, try to glance at WH Hostel as an accommodation option while in Bangkok. WH Hostel, short for Wanderer Hub Hostel, does have a great atmosphere, and also unique. Endlessly, the entire building of this hostel is made of colorful painted containers. Colourful, and really festive!

Hostel Exterior
Hostel Exterior, via WH Hostel/facebook
Hostel Exterior
Hostel Exterior, via WH Hostel/facebook

Apart from the uniqueness of building materials, this hostel is worthy of being a backpackers favorite. This hostel has a nice garden and public spaces that are fun to be used as a place to hang out and relax with other backpackers from various countries.

And, to add excitement during staying here, WH Hostel is also located in a strategic position. The distance is very close to bars, nightclubs, shopping centers and other entertainment centers in Bangkok. In other words, WH Hostel is ideal for backpackers who really want to have fun while in Bangkok.

Garden
Garden, via WH Hostel/facebook
Living room
Living room, via whhostel

WH hostel has 2 types of rooms: dormitory and private. For dormitory rooms, it consists of 4 types: Lodge A (6 beds/room), Lodge B (6 beds/room), Lodge C (4 beds/room), and Lodge D (4 beds/woman). While the private room is named Lodge E/F. Private rooms in this hostel are equipped with a number of facilities to support the comfort of the stay, from double mattress, television, wardrobe, to private bathroom.

Lodge A
Lodge A, via whhostel
Lodge B
Lodge B, via whhostel
Lodge C
Lodge C, via whhostel
Lodge D
Lodge D, via whhostel
Lodge E/F
Lodge E/F, via whhostel

Address: 48 Soi Sukhumvit 4 (South Nano), Sukhumvit Road, Klongtuey, Bangkok 10110 Thailand
Check in: 14.00, Check out: 12.00
Rate: from THB332 or USD9.3 (weekdays, low season, 1 adult, dormitory) Check The Latest Prices!
Facility: [General] WiFi, laundry, library, luggage storage, smoking area, common lounge, [service] 24 hours security, daily cleaning service, [recreation] garden

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4. Yodsiam Hostel Bangkok, Offers a Complete Package For Those Who Are Looking For Cheaper Accommodations With A Unique Atmosphere, And Located In A Strategic Location.

Yodsiam Hostel Bangkok
Yodsiam Hostel Bangkok, via Yodsiam Hostel/facebook

Who would reject if there is an accommodation with a super-efficient rate, but have a great atmosphere? Especially if the accommodation is in a strategic location, and have a fairly complete facilities. Hmm, it is going to be the ideal accommodation for traveler! Agree?

Receptionist and lobby
Receptionist and lobby, via Yodsiam Hostel/facebook

But seriously, in Bangkok there are ideal accommodations like that, one of which is Yodsiam Hostel. There are several things that can make you need to consider this hostel as the preferred accommodation while in Bangkok, one of which is due to location factor.

Yes, this hostel location is quite strategic. Right by the river, this hostel is just steps away to Flowers Market (Thailand’s largest flower market). It’s only take a few minutes to reach Wat Kunlayanamitt and Wat Pho, and by using public transportation, you can easily access other attractions such as Wat Arun, China Town, Khao San, and many others.

Lounge
Lounge, via Yodsiam Hostel/facebook
Hotel interior
Hotel interior, via Yodsiam Hostel/facebook

The atmosphere in this hostel was fairly unique and interesting. From the outside, this hostel will look like a regular warehouse. But once you walk into the inside, you will find rooms with quite colored shades. The facilities were quite complete too, because this hostel also has some recreational facilities such as pool table, library, and others. In fact, its rate starts from USD6.7 only! Isn’t it great?

Library
Library, via Yodsiam Hostel/facebook
Billiards table
Billiards table, via Yodsiam Hostel/facebook

Well, for the choice of rooms, this hostel also offers a quite varied alternatives. There are dormitory rooms for 2, 4, 6, and 8 people; there is a capsule type room, and of course there is a private room that can accommodate up to 2 people in one room. The rooms are designed with shades of festive color too, so it will not make you bored. The atmosphere of the room is something like this:

Room ambiance
Room ambiance, via Yodsiam Hostel/facebook
Room ambiance
Room ambiance, via Yodsiam Hostel/facebook
Room ambiance
Room ambiance, via Yodsiam Hostel/facebook
Room ambiance
Room ambiance, via Yodsiam Hostel/facebook

Address: Yodpiman Flower Market 390/17 Ban Mo Road, Wang Buraphra-Pirom, Phra-nakom, Tepi Sungai Bangkok, Bangkok 10200
Check in: 14.00, Check out: 12.00
Rate: from THB237 or USD6.7 (weekdays, low season, 1 adult, dormitory) Check The Latest Prices!
Facility: [General] WiFi, laundry, library, luggage storage, locker, common lounge, meeting facility, shops, ATM, car park, [service] 24 hours security, daily cleaning service, concierge, 24 hours receptionist, ticket service, bicycle rental, [recreation] garden, billiards, boat, play room, [language availability] English, Thai

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5. If Stay at Everyday Bangkok Hostel, You Will Find It Difficult to Believe Because the Rate Started from USD5.9 Only!

Lobby at Everyday Bangkok Hostel
Lobby at Everyday Bangkok Hostel, via Everyday Bangkok Hostel/facebook

Believe me, when you walk into the area of Everyday Hostel Bangkok, you will not believe that this hostel is included in the budget category. Imagine, the cheapest rate only starts from USD5.9, folks! In fact, the interior of this hostel is pretty cool, because it is designed with a combination of rustic and ethnic concepts. In the lobby area you can see the atmosphere of a cheerful ceiling and full of typical Thai motifs, which distinguishes this hostel with other budget hostels.

Lobby dan receptionist
Lobby dan receptionist, via everydaybangkokhostel

And, in terms of location, this hostel is also fairly strategic because it is only 5 minutes walk from Samyan MRT Station. In other words, from this hostel you will be very easy to explore various other cool tourist spots in Bangkok. Isn’t it great?

Common room
Common room, via everydaybangkokhostel

The rooms in this hostel are also designed with the concept that is not less fun with the public space. Each room is given a touch of different mural, so each room has its own trademark.

The murals themselves are Thai-themed, and have different shades of color. Ah, for the choice of accommodation type, there are dormitory type (capacity of 4, 6, 8 mattress/room) and private room (double bed and twin bed). Do you want to know what kind of room atmosphere in Everyday Bangkok Hostel? Just take a look at the following photos:

4 bed mixed dormitory
4 bed mixed dormitory, via Everyday Bangkok Hostel/facebook
6 bed mixed dormitory
6 bed mixed dormitory, via Everyday Bangkok Hostel/facebook
6 bed ladies dormitory
6 bed ladies dormitory, via Everyday Bangkok Hostel/facebook
Dormitory room
Dormitory room, via Everyday Bangkok Hostel/facebook
Double bed
Double bed, via Everyday Bangkok Hostel/facebook
Double bed
Double bed, via Everyday Bangkok Hostel/facebook

Address: 1-3 Sap Road Siphraya Bangrak Bangkok, Thailand 10500
Check in: 14.00, Check out: 12.00
Rate: from THB222 or USD6.2 (weekdays, low season, 1 adult, dormitory) Check The Latest Prices!
Facility: [General] WiFi, shared kitchen, laundry, luggage storage, smoking area, locker, common lounge, [service] 24 hours receptionist, tour, [language availability] English, Thai

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6. iSanook Hostel, Festive Hotel For Young Soul and Sociable Backpackers.

iSanook Hostel
iSanook Hostel, via iSanook Hostel/facebook

Still looking for a festive atmosphere hotel to enliven your holiday in Bangkok? Just include iSanook Hostel Bangkok in your list! The hostel had everything sought by unique ambience hunters, from the cool and colorful interior concept, the Instagramable atmosphere, and the affordable rate. Just imagine, the rate at this hostel starts from the range of USD5.9 only, folks!

Lobby area
Lobby area, via iSanook Hostel/facebook
Lobby area
Lobby area, via iSanook Hostel/facebook

There is still another attraction of this hostel, that is, its location factor. The hostel is close enough to Chinatown, MBK, Siam Square, and several other popular spots in Bangkok. And, in terms of facilities, this hostel has facilities that are quite charming. In addition to having a shared kitchen, iSanook Hostel is also equipped with a restaurant, coffee shop, to convenience store in the hostel area.

Dining area
Dining area, via iSanook Hostel/facebook
Bathroom
Bathroom, via iSanook Hostel/facebook

Well, for the rooms type, this hostel only offers dormitory type rooms only. The choice between a room with a capacity of 4 beds, 6, and 8 beds per room. The atmosphere of the room is considered cool because it is designed with a minimalist modern concept that is given a touch of bright colors. The atmosphere is something like this:

Dormitory 4 beds (female only)
Dormitory 4 beds (female only), via iSanook Hostel/facebook
Dormitory 6 beds (mixed)
Dormitory 6 beds (mixed), via iSanook Hostel/facebook
Dormitory 8 beds (mixed)
Dormitory 8 beds (mixed), via iSanook Hostel/facebook

Address: 238, 238/1, 238/2, Soi Songphra, Siphraya Road, Kwang Maha Pruttaram,Khet Bangrak, Bangkok 10500 Thailand
Check in: 14.00, Check out: 12.00
Rate: from THB229 or USD6.45 (weekdays, low season, 1 adult, dormitory) Check The Latest Prices!
Facility: [General] WiFi, laundry, dry cleaning, shared kitchen, luggage storage, common lounge, locker, convenience store, smoking area, [service] 24 hours receptionist, 24 hours security, daily cleaning service, concierge, ticket service, tour, taxi service, postal service, [f&b] coffee shop, restaurant, [language availability] English, Thai, Tagalog, Jerman, Myanmar, France, Poland, Russian

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