Stay in the heart of Bergen Excellent location – show map

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Located only 800 feet from Bergen Station, City Hostel Bergen provides basic hostel accommodations with free Wi-Fi and a shared kitchen. Bergen’s famous Fish Market is a 5-minute walk away.

City Hostel Bergen provides modern and bright rooms featuring wooden floors, lockable wardrobes and a writing desk. Bathroom facilities are either private or shared.

A refrigerator, microwave and tea/coffee maker can be accessed in the shared kitchen. Laundry facilities are also available.

Only 5 minutes’ walk away is the medieval harbor area, Bryggen, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Staff will gladly recommend nearby restaurants, shops and sights to see.

This is our guests' favorite part of Bergen, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

City Hostel Bergen has been welcoming guests since Sep 10, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Bergen, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Sheets are included. Towel is 25NOK to rent
    Answered on October 11, 2019
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?
    No. Sheets are provided
    Answered on October 11, 2019
  • Is there a kitchen in the room. One of the photos suggests the single room has a private kitchen. I was wondering if this is also the case for the double room?
    There is a fridge and kettle in the double room that you can use. There is a common kitchen that you can use for cooking.
    Answered on November 22, 2019
  • We are staying with our 2 kids, a 9 yo and a 5 yo. Our 5yo still sleeps wit us a bed. Can we select 3 persons instead of 4 and get the room good for 3? Thanks
    Hi, Yes you can
    Answered on January 16, 2022
  • Hey. We are two girls but there are only male dormitory left. Could we book it?
    Hi, we dont mix gender
    Answered on July 24, 2022
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Area info *
Amenities of City Hostel Bergen
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Shared kitchen
Living Area
  • Sitting area
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Norwegian

House rules

City Hostel Bergen takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 12:00 AM


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
NOK 215 per child, per night
Crib upon request
NOK 150 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
NOK 215 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking for more than 10 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express City Hostel Bergen accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Bed linen is included and guests need to make their own bed. Guests can rent towels for 25 NOK or choose to bring their own. Sleeping bags are not permitted.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in if traveling as part of a family or with an adult.

Check - out is no later the 11:00.
Check-in is from 14:00.

Opening hours for the reception:

October - April from 10:00 to 16:00
May - June from 10:00 to 21:00
July - August from 09:00 to 22:00
September from 10:00 - 20:00

Guests arriving outside these hours are kindly requested to inform the hostel in advance. If you arrive after check-in hours, you will be charged for the first night in advance. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

Please note that the dormitory rooms are gender specified.

Please inform City Hostel Bergen of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about City Hostel Bergen

  • City Hostel Bergen offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • City Hostel Bergen is 1,500 feet from the center of Bergen.

    • The prices at City Hostel Bergen may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Check-in at City Hostel Bergen is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to City Hostel Bergen by:

      • Taxi 25min
      • Airport shuttle (public) 40min