As the name implies, Circus Hostel offers a fun and wild time for anyone who’s looking for it. The hostel hosts a series of activities, with or sans alcohol. The friendly staff offers tours of the city and shows the guests their favorite joints. In the basement they have their own brewery, and, of course, they have a bar, a café, and a restaurant. A wise place to book far in advance.
It might be hard to find a room in Wombat if you’re traveling during peak seasons. Wombat’s Berlin is centrally located in Mitte and is one of the most popular hostels in the city. They have a rooftop terrace, and when the season is right, most of the guests are hanging out up there. They also have an in-house bar known as the Wombar, which always helps in having a good time.
Grand Hostel Berlin
Grand Hostel is in a great location if you are interested in exploring the Kreuzberg nightlife. There is a bar in the hostel that often gets pretty wild at night, as the drinks are cheap, and the vibe is chill. Even if you don’t feel up for partying, you can just have a fun time beer in the bar and then head to your own room for some relaxation and rest. Many travelers pass through here, so you’re sure to meet some cool people to drink and party with. The design of this hostel is rated one of the best in all of Germany.
Tempelhofer Ufer 14, Berlin, Germany, +49 30 20095450
Pfefferbett Hostel is located right next to a lot of great bars, cafés and music venues. The U-Bahn station is just a block away. Did we mention the bar inside the hostel is open 24 hours? The hostel doesn’t get too wild, but is a cool spot for travelers of all ages. The rooms and bathrooms are clean, and they have a courtyard where fellow backpackers can hang out and have a good time.
Heart of Gold Hostel Berlin
If you’re okay with sharing a room with a lot of people, then check out Heart of Gold Hostel. It’s not hard to meet the people who want to go out and find a good party. The bar inside the hostel has a happy hour that offers beer for one euro inside the hostel. That’s not a bad way to get your night started.
Johannisstraße 11, Berlin, Germany, +49 30 29003300
Some would say JETpak Alternative is in one of the best locations in Berlin. They have a large communal eating area that makes it really easy to meet people to go out and explore the city with both day and night. The beer and coffee are super cheap, but either way, the hostel itself has a really great atmosphere. There are plenty of bars and parties going on around this neighborhood that won’t be hard to find, and will certainly keep you out all night. If you’re a solo traveler, this might be your best bet.
Görlitzer Str. 38, Berlin, Germany, +49 30 62908641
Generator Berlin Mitte
Generator Berlin Mitte is a hostel with one of the cooler vibes around Berlin. Like most hostels, there is a bar inside, which is a great place to socialize with the other guests in the hostel, or locals who are hanging out around the bar. The staff and the guests are generally really friendly and open to having a good time around the city. The hostel is close to an U-Bahn station, which also offers easy access to other party parts of Berlin.
Oranienburger Str. 65, Berlin, Germany, +49 30 921037680
St Christopher’s Inn
St Christopher’s Inn is one of the more well-known party hostels. The hostel offers discounts on food and drinks to its guests, and there is a very social and light atmosphere inside these walls. The staff and the packers are pretty easygoing and seem to know how to have a good time. While many hostels have a bar, they may not be exactly the kind of bar in which you want to have a few drinks; however, St. Christopher’s bar has a great vibe, where it’s easy to meet people and go out if you feel up for it.
Rosa-Luxemburg-Straße 41, Berlin, Germany, +49 30 81453960