The world’s best hostels get their moment in the spotlight with the booking site’s annual awards. This year honours go to Madrid, St Petersburg and Galway
The world’s most popular hostels have been announced by Hostelworld, with the booking site revealing the winners of its annual “Hoscar” awards. Chosen from a pool of 35,000 hostels in 170 countries, the winners were based on more than one million customer reviews made over the past year, incorporating a range of criteria, from atmosphere to security.
Awards are given over a wide number of categories, including best by property size, continent, country and city, as well as special awards, such as best value for money and best staff.
Source: The Guardian