Best Places for Backpackers in Yangon, Myanmar.

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The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Yangon, Myanmar.

Top 29 hostels in Yangon, Myanmar.

These are the 29 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Yangon, Myanmar.

1
NZH Hostel

97 /100

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NZH Hostel

Located in the lovely area of Latha (Chinatown), NZH Hostel enjoys a commanding position in the night markets, restaurants, bars, shopping hub of downtown, Yangon. You are easily reach many local points of interest. With its convenient location, NZH Hostel offers easy access to the city’s must see d...
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2
Wayfarer

94 /100

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Wayfarer's Rest

Staying in Myanmar doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg. Wayfarer's Rest provides high quality living environment at affordable price. This place is close to restaurants and dining, nightlife, public transport and family-friendly activities. You will love our place because of the coziness and t...
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3
BaobaBed Hostel Chinatown

94 /100

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BaobaBed Hostel Chinatown

Opened in September 2017, BaobaBed Hostel aims to provide a nice, relaxing and social stay in Yangon, the former capital of Myanmar. It is located in Chinatown right on the Yangon River. 24/7 Reception is available for your service. The staff are always here to help you. They are trained and kno...
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4
Shwe Yo Vintage Hostel

91 /100

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Shwe Yo Vintage Hostel

Mingalabar. Welcome to the one of the best hostels in Yangon. Shwe Yo Vintage Hostel was opened in December 2016 as a home away from home, where anyone from around the world can relax, exchange ideas, and share experiences. Shwe Yo is strategically and centrally located in the heart of Yangon...
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5
Htinn Yue Tann Hostel

91 /100

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Htinn Yue Tann Hostel

H.Y.T (Htinn Yue Tann) Hostel accommodations have been heartly appointed to the highest degree of comfort and convenience. To do so, the hostel provides best services and amenities, including free Wi-fi in all rooms, taxi service, ticket service, 24-hour security, daily housekeeping , luggage storag...
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6
Lotus Bed & Breakfast

89 /100

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Lotus Bed & Breakfast

Lotus Bed & Breakfast offers verity of services and well maintained and cleaned accommodation. Our services includes not only bed and breakfast, but also make our guest feel home away from home. Genuine and care treatment for all of our guests make Lotus Bed & Breakfast different from others....
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7
City Hotel Yangon

89 /100

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City Hotel Yangon

When visiting Yangon, you'll feel right at home at City Hotel Yangon, which offers quality accommodation and great service. The hotel lies 0.04 Km from the city centre and provides accessibility to important town facilities. A heaven of rest and relaxation, the hotel will offer total renewal jus...
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8
East Hotel

89 /100

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East Hotel

East hotel is situated in the heart of the Yangon downtown area, within walking distance and easily accessible to main shopping area and commercial centers. New concept boutique hotel with all rooms are designated carefully to appreciate local design and craft, 30 Private rooms, 5 dorm rooms, 7 view...
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9
Backpacker Bed and Breakfast

88 /100

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Backpacker Bed and Breakfast

Backpacker Bed & Breakfast features 16 rooms spread over two floors in a building that resonates character and charisma. The facilities and services that we provide for your convenience are- Complimentary Wi-Fi in every room and dorm. Daily Breakfast Hot water and Cool water Air Condition...
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10
Little Monkey Hostel

87 /100

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Little Monkey Hostel

Located in the center of China Town, the heart of Yangon, Little Monkey Hostel is closed to all signature of this attractive city. "Good Location " , walking distance to Shwe Dagaon Pagoda, Sule Pagoda, City Circular main train station, Bogyoke Market and Night Market. * Dream never end : High q...
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11
Chan Myae Guesthouse

87 /100

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Chan Myae Guesthouse

Chan Myaye has one large airy dormitories, one with single bed bunks. Each bed has its own AC unit. We also have private rooms; singles with or without bathroom, doubles with or without bathroom and superior rooms and family rooms with bathrooms. All rooms have AC and a TV. Larger rooms also have a...
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12
501 Merchant Bed & Breakfast

85 /100

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501 Merchant Bed & Breakfast

501 Merchant Bed & Breakfast is located in downtown Yangon. It serves you in an authentic Yangon Heritage Trust certified Colonial building in Yangon. A typical downtown shophouse builds in the early 1900s. 501 Merchant Bed & Breakfast was the first building in Yangon to be conserved according t...
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13
Bodhi Nava Boutique Hostel & Café

85 /100

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Bodhi Nava Boutique Hostel & Café

Bodhi Nava came to life when its founders, Bo and Ben, discovered a lovely house in a quiet little street at the foot of the Shwedagon Pagoda. Previously used as an old car workshop, its potential stood out to create a hostel and café reflecting the peaceful charm of Myanmar life in the heart of Yan...
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14
Scott @31st Street

84 /100

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Scott @31st Street

Well-placed in the culture, sightseeing, shopping area of Yangon city, [email protected] Street provides a most conducive spot for you to take a break from your busy days. Only 1km from the city center, the hotel's strategic location ensures that guests can quickly and easily reach many local points of int...
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15
The Lodge Yangon Hostel

83 /100

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The Lodge Yangon Hostel

Superbly located at center of Yangon, The LODGE YANGON HOSTEL offers accommodation with free hi-speed WiFi access throughout the property and bar and 24-hour on-site staff.Our friendly staff also has free walking tours, a daily updated Yangon agenda, a free detailed map of Yangon and discounts on se...
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Backpacker Hostel Yangon

83 /100

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Backpacker Hostel Yangon

Located in the Yangon downtown district of Yangon, Backpacker Hostel is 800 meters from Sule Pagoda, Yangon City Hall and 4 km from Shwedagon Pagoda. This hostel is very close to the Strand Road also that is famous for the night market with street foods. There are many famous restaurants and coffee...
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17
TRIBE THEORY - Entrepreneurs and Startups Hostel

82 /100

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TRIBE THEORY - Entrepreneurs and Startups Hostel

You are a young startup or entrepreneur on a budget, busy building your business venture and needing affordable yet soulful accommodation in the heart of Yangon - then look no further! Come to Tribe Theory Startup Hostel, a global chain of business hostels targeted to young startups and entrepreneur...
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18
Hostel9 Yangon

78 /100

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Hostel9 Yangon

Hostel 9, located in the heart of the bustling China Town area of Downtown Yangon, is the ideal, laid back place for travellers on a budget to rest and enjoy all that Yangon has to offer. The friendly staff are on hand 24/7 to help with your travel plans, to point you in the right direction for a go...
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19
Four Rivers Youth B&B

77 /100

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Four Rivers Youth B&B

Four Rivers Youth B&B is fittingly nestled within the charming neighborhood of Lanmadaw Township (Chinatown) in Central Yangon. From here, you can travel easily to many iconic districts and landmarks of our beloved city. The rooms are well-equipped with modern amenities to make your stay with Fo...
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20
Roly Hostel

72 /100

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Roly Hostel

If you want to have a hassle-free travel around Yangon, or you are going to take early / late flights at Yangon Airport, we believe we are the best fit for you. Roly’s Hostel is close to: 1.Yangon Circular Train Station (which could go to every tourist spots without traffic jam). 2.Yangon In...
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21
21 Hostel

71 /100

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21 Hostel

Mingalar par. Warmly welcome to 21 Hostel Yangon. We are ecogreen, economic price and the most minimum power consumption for green environment while we are achieving the maximum facilities and the best services for our customer. We have single pods for solo traveler, super single pods for X...
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22
Shannkalay Hostel

66 /100

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Shannkalay Hostel

This hostel features many old traditional statues and puppets, The atmosphere at Shannkalay will give you a great feeling of Myanmar. It is a lovely home-stay feeling guest house in Yangon. And also decorated by Myanmar Traditional Styles providing with best-hospitality and low price rate. All...
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23
Little Yangon Hostel

64 /100

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Little Yangon Hostel

YANGON KNOWN AS RANGOON IS THE LARGEST CITY IN MYANMAR. YANGON IS ONE OF THE MOST EXCITING CITIES WHERE YOU CAN SEE LOCAL BURMESE CULTURE, BRITISH COLONIAL BUILDING PLUS MODERN BUILDING, SHOPPING MALL AND MANY CLUBS AND BARS WHERE YOU CAN PARTY ALL NIGHT LONG. ALL THESE FABULOUS THINGS ARE WALKING D...
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24
Agga Youth Hotel

64 /100

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Agga Youth Hotel

Agga Youth Hotel is ideal for leisure and family travelers with convenient location near the best dinning, entertainment and area attractions in Yangon. It is only walking distance away from the most popular sightseeing such as Sule pagoda, Shwedagon pagoda, Botahtaung pagoda, Scott market, City...
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25
CY Hotel

46 /100

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CY Hotel

Our hotel is equipped with fire protection system, network monitoring system, air conditioning, refrigerator, network smart flat TV, telephone, and toiletries etc. We provides free information and consulting services about local culture and food, shopping, travel and tours, business visits, hous...
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The Lodge Yangon Poshtel

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The Lodge Yangon Poshtel

Superbly located at center of Yangon, The LODGE Yangon Poshtel offers accommodation with free hi-speed WiFi access throughout the property and bar and 24-hour on-site staff.Our friendly staff also has free walking tours, a daily updated Yangon agenda, a free detailed map of Yangon and discounts on s...
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27
Hotel Broadway Yangon

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Hotel Broadway Yangon

The Hotel Broadway Yangon, newly built in 2017, is an affordable accommodation to open in Yangon. Our friendly & courteous staff will surely make your stay at the Hotel Broadway a memorable one. We offer affordable and cozy rooms, each adored with modern amenities. We provide our room with worki...
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Hninn Si Budget Inn

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Hninn Si Budget Inn

The Hninn Si Budget Inn is newly open and centrally located in the city of Yangon, formally known as Rangoon. There are many restaurants within a minute walk. Bakeries, travel agency, Bank, ATM, official money changer, department store and local super markets. The facility has single rooms, doubl...
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Hotel 63

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Hotel 63

Hotel 63 is situated in the business district of yangon , to the east side of downtown. The location is within walking distance to botahtaung pagoda, Botahtaung Jetty Bandoola Bridge and Ocean Supermarket. The hotel is featured with Sapel Spa (the best spa in yangon categorized by tripadvisor...
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