Travelling with nothing but a backpack and putting down a little bit of money for a bed for a few nights don’t seem that great. But if you listen closely you might hear the vibrations of music pumping through the walls. Hostels are not just known anymore for their cheap accommodation, but for their party lifestyle. So here are 5 of the wildest party hostels from around the world.
5 of the wildest party hostels from around the world: Flying Pig, Amsterdam, Netherlands
First up is the Flying Pig Downtown Hostel. Known as party central, the Flying Pig offers beds from $37 (US). Partying till day break, DJs from around the world pump their tunes, and an all-night open bar for the party goers. Lay back on the comfy couches and inhale some cannabis if that’s your thing. If you are wanting some quiet time, the “happy room“, which is a pillow room, is downstairs for those who are looking for a rest.
Surf’n’Sun, Gold Coast, Australia
Surf’n’Sun Beachside Backpackers, offer up roomd from $28USD a night. Located near the beach with a pool on premises the hostel has free club entry and punch. This party tends to start late in the afternoon, with those coming from the beach ceremoniously cracking open some goon bags (casket wine).
The Rising Cock, Lagos, Portugal
The Rising Cock. Booze cruises go for only $36USD so if you’re after a 24 hour party, this is the place to go. Travellers from all around the world come her for the ranhcy cruises that are fueled with every kind of drink in the Mediterranean. If the ocean isn’t your thing, then there are also beach parties, all-you-can-drink sessions and crazy drinking games. These is a central hotspot for many young travellers and if you’re looking to meet someone special, this is the place for it. And of course, try to remain in control when drunk and enjoy the party.
Loki Hostel, Cusco, Peru
The Loki Hostel, is the place to go for those backpackers making their way back from Macchu Picchu. Beds from $8USD a night, the Loki is a 450 year old mansion that has been converted into a hostel. Always tightly packed with backpackers the Loki offers an open lounge and many themed nights.
The Pink Palace, Corfu, Greece
From $26USD a night, The Pink Palace offers a 24 hour cocktail bar, a beach and Jacuzzi. Once popular with people like the iconic Freddie Mercury, Saturday nights are particular crazy. The themed pink toga parties held every Saturday are a favourite. Other than the pink toga party the Pink Palace also offers a booze cruise with cliff jumping (clothing optional), matchmaker night, Ouzo cup volleyball and pajama parties.