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Riyadh Area

Alshehab Alghassani-St, West King Fahd Rd, PO Box 2359, Opp New Paasport Building, Riyadh, 11451, Saudi Arabia

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Riyadh YH has a 20-year old expertise in providing its services to its customers. It is located in the city centre, which makes easy to reach from any direction.

  • Dorm
    From $8.00
10 or more people?

Riyadh Hostel

Hostel Riyadh

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Prince Faisal bin Fahd Youth Hostel in Riyadh is the first YH opened in Saudi Arabia. It is located in the centre of Riyadh City, the capital of Saudi Arabia, near King Fahd Road, in Al-Shehab Al-Ghasani Street, Al-Namouthajia District. It has many sports facilities such as courts, gymnasiums, and sports halls for volleyball, tennis courts, karate, squash, billiard, basketball and a swimming pool. It has also meeting halls, a library, TV room, a theatre, and the headquarters for boy scouting and another for plastic arts. It has greenery sciences on which many offices and accommodation room overlook


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 02:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 15 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • Non-members are required to purchase full membership on arrival at hostel.
  • Limited payment options apply at hostel check-in
  • Payment methods accepted at hostel are cash only in local currency.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • Garden
  • Gym
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Swimming pool
  • TV room
  • Table tennis / ping pong
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby
  • Internet Cafe Distance - 500m to 1km

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Shop
  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Car parking nearby
  • Car Parking Nearby Distance - 500m to 1km
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available
  • Locker Type - At Reception
  • Luggage Room
  • Luggage Room Availability - Available during hostel reception times
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Open 24 hours
From 07:00 to 07:00
From 04:30 to 04:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 966 1 4055552 / 1 4043209

Fax. 966 1 4051376

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • King Abdullah Park (3 to 5km)
  • King Abdulaziz Historical Centre (5 to 10km)
  • King Fahad Cultural Centre (3 to 5km)

See the full list of attractions



The Hostel is OK. Nothing fancy, just a place for a sleep and storing your items. If you are going to get a shared room, " Which i do not like " make sure that you have a lock. Beds and pillows are not clean , I highly recommend to get your own bed sheet cover "it's better to be save than sorry". One more thing, they close the gate at 11:00 pm so be aware of that.


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Fri 20 May 2016

Very good But they don't know about online booking system and security guard or Incharge behaviour should be improve rest all very good


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Fri 22 Apr 2016


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Distance to Amusement / Theme park (500m to 1km)
  • City Centre (1 to 2km)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Gym
  • Hiking / Walking trails (1 to 2km)
  • Local market (3 to 5km)
  • Mountainous Area (More than 10km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (More than 10km)
  • National / State Park (3 to 5km)
  • Parks / Green Area (3 to 5km)
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping area / Mall (5 to 10km)
  • Swimming pool (5 to 10km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (500m to 1km)
  • Theatre (5 to 10km)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (5 to 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

45km from King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh.
Alternate Transport
Prince Faisal bin Fahd Youth Hostel in Riyadh lies in the heart of Riyadh City. It is very close to many governmental Directorates ministries museums galleries courts and sports clubs
7km from Riyadh Railway Station.
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

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