Free Hostelling International membership!

Get a 10% discount in over 4.000 unique hostels as well as thousands of other local and national discounts around the world with a Hostelling International membership as an ESNcard holders. From Paris to Berlin, Shanghai to New York, Sydney to Buenos Aires, Brussels to Stockholm.... Everywhere!

Hostelling International is the only global network of Youth Hostel Associations. Located in some of world’s most inspiring locations, the HI network offers 4,000 unique hostels in 91 countries worldwide. All their hostels meet assured standards, which guarantee a range of good quality safe accommodation, in friendly surroundings at affordable prices.


The table below lists the membership requirements of Youth Hostel Associations whose hostels are listed on this site. Please note that some of these links point to native language versions of the country's membership page.

Membership Required: 'Yes' in this column indicates that Membership is compulsory in this country.
Member Saving: 'Yes' in this column indicates that Members will receive a discount on accommodation of at least 10% (compared to non-members). A valid membership card must be shown on arrival to benefit from this saving.