Get Inn Hostel, Parede, Portugal
With a symmetrical pastel-blue exterior, a la Wes Anderson, and block color splashes all through, this former Portuguese household residence simply outdoors Lisbon has been remodeled right into a vibrant new hostel. The partially dilapidated construction was restored with a view to preserve the unique form of the roof intact. Minimalist interiors embody white partitions and polished concrete flooring with blocks of intense color together with a brilliant yellow central stairwell. This connects the dorms, which have curtained bunk beds, and field constructions, in darkish inexperienced, housing toilet services on every ground. There’s additionally a lounge and a terrace for breakfast and summer time barbecues.• Dorms from £12 room solely, getinnhostel.com
Kloem Hostel, Bangkok

Most of this new hostel – in a 1950s authorities constructing within the Ratchathewi district of central Bangkok – was constructed utilizing refurbished sections of the outdated hardwood construction. Accomplished in 2018, the design was impressed by conventional Thai properties and modernist structure, with darkish panelled partitions and white drapes. New components embody a big, netted seating space over the open-sided foyer, hammocks and a grassy central backyard area with Malay rose apple bushes. There are dorms with curtained bunk mattress pods and personal rooms, plus the choice to “adorn your individual non-public area” to really feel at residence, with a selection of pot vegetation, fish bowls, bamboo desk lamps and extra.• Dorms from £15.50 B&B, doubles from £43 B&B, kloemhostel.com
Native Hostel, Austin, Texas

This two-storey, central hostel was constructed within the 1890s as a brewery, with the addition of a brick warehouse part within the 1940s. It later turned outlets and factories however was became a hostel with a big occasion area in mid-2017. The intention of the brand new design was to maneuver away from “no-frills” hostels the builders had seen throughout the US. Plaster, carpets and panels have been stripped away to reveal the stone and metal construction, together with historic etching and stencilling. The result’s a trendy industrial-inspired inside with comfortable leather-based and velvet furnishings and huge gilded mirrors. Alongside dorms with curtained bunks and personal rooms, there’s a restaurant, bar and huge warehouse area for stay music, movie screenings, exhibitions and different occasions. • Dorms from $40 B&B, nativehostels.com
Dock Inn, Rostock, Germany

On the sting of Warnemüende shipyard, stacked delivery containers have been used to kind a big hostel with an city maritime really feel. It’s a brief stroll to a sandy seaside and near the city centre. Containers have been upcycled to create brilliant bedrooms and several other have been welded collectively to kind bigger dorms. Open since mid-2017, the economic area additionally has a sauna, climbing wall, cinema room, cafe and huge open-plan communal areas with furnishings crafted from wood pallets. It’s one of many newest in a sequence of shipping-container hostels to have opened prior to now few years all over the world, together with Tetris Container Hostel in Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, and Ccasa Hostel in Nha Trang, Vietnam. • Dorms from £17 room solely, hostelworld.com
Lengthy Story Quick, Olomouc, Czech Republic

A part of a 17th-century horseshoe-shaped fortress – a podkov because it’s additionally recognized – this hostel blends the historical past of the constructing with up to date design options. Traces of stone emerge behind white plastered partitions and, below arched ceilings, mezzanine-beds give a trendy twist to conventional bunks. The historic city of Olomouc in Moravia, within the east of the Czech Republic, was as soon as protected by a fort often called Locatelli’s Bastion. It turned a navy bakery within the 19th century. There’s a mixture of dorms and personal rooms, a restaurant, bar and lounge, and a backyard with stay occasions in the summertime months. The bottom ground additionally contains Vault 42, a co-working area open to digital nomad company.• Dorms from £eight room solely, longstoryshort.cz
99 Surf Lodge, Tola, Nicaragua

This modern, minimalist hostel is correct on the seaside in Playa Santana, between Colorado and Popoyo in north-west Nicaragua, thought to be probably the greatest surf spots within the nation. It’s a contemporary, eco-friendly property, which opened in mid-2017, and was constructed utilizing solely native supplies, with a shade system created to minimise the necessity for air-conditioning. Giving it the texture of a pricier beachside lodge, the massive 600 sq m decked veranda has a four-sided infinity pool. There’s a restaurant and gymnasium on-site, too, and all rooms and dorms have a sea view, so it’s mattress to board in seconds.• Dorms from £20 room solely, doubles £84 room solely, 99surflodge.com
The Sands, Taos, New Mexico, US

The Sands is a brand new hostel at Lodge Luna Mystica, a classic trailer lodge and campsite within the New Mexico desert. Its 1957 Spartan Imperial Mansion trailer was renovated in 2017, and being bigger than most trailers has room inside for eight bunks and shared area with kitchenette, toilet with a separate bathe room subsequent door. It’s a 20-minute drive to pure scorching springs on the banks of the Rio Grande River, or 30 minutes from snowboarding or mountain climbing within the valley. Past the customary beers and a singsong around the outside firepit at night time, restaurant and stay music venue Taos Mesa Brewing welcomes company subsequent door. • Dorms from $25 room solely, hostelworld.com
The Passenger, Porto

Porto’s São Bento railway station opened in 1896 and is now a Unesco world heritage website, recognized for its spectacular grand corridor adorned with greater than 20,000 azulejo tiles. The hostel, which opened in 2017, is between the primary and third flooring and retains authentic design options together with the massive arched home windows, excessive ceilings and parquet ground. It has dorms and split-level non-public rooms, a kitchen on each ground, a library, a bar and lounge space with classic furnishings and grand piano. The third ground will quickly have an indoor backyard and the station’s authentic clock tower is being redeveloped right into a gallery and occasion area set for opening later this 12 months.• Dorms from €18 B&B, hostelworld.com
Rodamon Riad, Marrakech

Now residence to a city-centre hostel, this 100-year-old riad (a home with an inside backyard or courtyard) has views of the Djemaa el-Fna market place, mosque Ben Youseff and the Atlas Mountains from the rooftop terrace. Not like lots of the pricier riad palace resorts within the space, the hostel has dorms with curtained bunks, non-public en suite doubles, in addition to household rooms. Renovation of the historic property took a couple of 12 months, and was accomplished in 2017, with lots of the design options utilising native craftspeople. Interiors combine conventional Moroccan and fashionable, minimalist types, with the principle attraction being an emerald inexperienced and white-tiled courtyard with a restaurant, pool and fountain.• Dorms from £12 B&B, hostelworld.com
Kex, Portland, Oregon

Named after the previous biscuit manufacturing unit it was inbuilt, Reykjavík hostel Kex (Icelandic for biscuit) is opening a property in Portland, Oregon. The historic Vivian Residences, inbuilt 1911, close to Burnside Bridge in Portland’s Central Eastside neighbourhood, are being developed into a big hostel with a Nordic-style gastropub and bar on the bottom ground. Designers and cooks from Portland and Iceland are collaborating on the challenge, together with Icelandic chef Ólafur Ágústsson, who labored on the unique Kex, Dill restaurant in Reykjavík, and pop-up Pream in Portland. Closing plans are nonetheless below wraps however the proposed design goals to protect the historic integrity of the constructing. The unique staircase can be restored and prolonged up onto the roof, plus a kitchen, stay music area, sauna, dorms and personal en suite rooms on different flooring.• Worth TBC, kexportland.com
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