Social Rehab Downtown Hostel On Lavelle Road Wins For Its Prime Location And Budget Digs

    Sampangi Rama Nagar, Bangalore


    Located on Lavelle Road, and just a 5-min walk away from Cubbon Park, Social Rehab Downtown is a hostel that promises budget digs and also a really good central location.

    Room of Requirement

    For all you budget backpackers out there, this is the perfect little hostel that understands the concept of cheap as well as comfortable and cute.  While the Indiranagar version comes with its own quirks, the Lavelle Road hostel comes with an interesting Madhubani mural on its wall, bright bean bags to lounge around, and a bunk bed system. They have AC and non-AC dorms. Each bunk bed comes with a curtain to give you some privacy They also have all-female, all male and mixed dorms.

    Don’t want to live with other people? Not to worry they have AC and non-AC private rooms as well with attached bathrooms. Each room also comes equipped with a kettle, and if this is kinda starting to feel like your old college dorm scenes where you could create magic with a pot of hot water {late night Maggi or tea anyone?}, then you are kind of right.

    Home Away From Home

    Apart from cosy sleeping arrangements they also have a games rooms filled with board games, DVDs, a pool table as well as a play station. Free wifi, laundry facilities, and hot showers this place can be kind of like a home away from home. The central location of Social Rehab Downtown makes it a walking distance from a number of pubs and shopping areas in CBD. Biere Club is just down the road and so is UB City.

    Don’t want to step out? No problem. Just head over to the hotel’s terrace space, which offers a nice view of the city’s skyline as well as a pretty garden below. What’s more? You can also rent cars or bikes to explore your surroundings. If you’re missing home just a little bit extra you can also eat some ghar ka khaana as they have an in house cook who will cook up a home style meal for you. But at the same time, Social Rehab Downtown might give you that Euro backpacker style hostel feels.

    Prices start at INR 1,000.

      Sampangi Rama Nagar, Bangalore