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The Desire Hostel in New Delhi provides adults-only accommodation with a garden, a shared lounge and a terrace. Featuring room service, this property also provides guests with a barbecue. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, a shared kitchen and free WiFi throughout the property.

Each room is equipped with a private bathroom with a shower, while some rooms are equipped with a kitchen with a fridge. Guest rooms at the hostel include air conditioning and a safety deposit box.

Guests at The Desire Hostel can enjoy a Full English/Irish breakfast.

The accommodation provides an ironing service, as well as business facilities like fax and photocopying.

Qutub Minar is 2.6 miles from The Desire Hostel, while Lodhi Gardens is 4.7 miles away. The nearest airport is Delhi International Airport, 10.6 miles from the hostel.

The Desire Hostel has been welcoming guests since 14 Jun 2018.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Room type
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

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Property questions and answers
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  • Do you have planned events or activities?
    Yes, we have daily events happening in Hostel like City Tour with a Guide, Local Food Walk Tours , Pub Crawls(include free drinks and Food) , Agra One..
    Answered on 7 October 2019
  • Is it couple friendly?
    Answered on 14 December 2019
  • How many bunk beds are there in the female dormitory room?
    8 bed in one female dorm
    Answered on 25 August 2019
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    Yes, Its good to carry lock for lockers. However, We also provide locks free of cost.
    Answered on 7 October 2019
  • Is it quiet at night?
    We have an area to make noise rest is quite
    Answered on 25 August 2019
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Facilities of The Desire Hostel
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Dressing room
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Live music/performance
  • Cooking class
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Pub crawls
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site
  • Evening entertainment
  • Nightclub/DJ
  • Entertainment staff
  • Karaoke
  • Games room
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Snack bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Adult only
  • Minimarket on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Allergy-free room
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Car hire
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Fan
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Yoga classes
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi

House rules

The Desire Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 13:00 hours


Until 12:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 18 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Adult (18+ years)
Extra bed upon request
Rs. 500 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no cots available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.

The fine print

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please inform The Desire Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about The Desire Hostel

  • The Desire Hostel is 6.2 miles from the centre of New Delhi.

  • The Desire Hostel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Games room
    • Karaoke
    • Evening entertainment
    • Walking tours
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Bicycle rental
    • Cooking class
    • Yoga classes
    • Pub crawls
    • Entertainment staff
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Movie nights
    • Live music/performance

  • Check-in at The Desire Hostel is from 13:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Guests staying at The Desire Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • The prices at The Desire Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.