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Live Free Hostel Rishikesh

Laxman Jhula Road Near Anand Dham, Rishikesh 249192 India
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  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
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#4 of 414 Speciality lodging in Rishikesh
Travellers' Choice
Live Free Hostel offers spacious, airy and well-lit dorms and privates featuring simple decor and furnishing. We also have a female only dorm for solo female travellers. All the rooms are fitted with all basic amenities. Lots of free spaces invite you to relax, do some activities or just spend some time with other travellers. On our rooftop you can enjoy the view of the Ganga, hills and the city, take a sunbath or join our Yoga classes. You will also find sitting areas on each floor as well as a lounge area and a restaurant, which serves authentic Indian and international food, on the ground floor. We offer conveniences such as good wi-fi, 24 hour front desk, library, ticket assistance, private free parking space, arrangement of activities such as rafting, trekking, visiting traditional ceremonies and much more. We are always here to answer your questions and arrange your requests. Our property is located just 400m away from Laxman Jhula, the main backpackers destination in rishikesh.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Yoga classes
Coffee shop
Bicycle rental
Game room
Indoor play area for children
Airport transportation
Secured parking
Breakfast available
Kids' meals
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Vending machine
Entertainment staff
Evening entertainment
Board games / puzzles
Car hire
Taxi service
Rooftop terrace
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Outdoor fireplace
Outdoor furniture
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun terrace
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
Ironing service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Air conditioning
Bottled water
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Good to know
Languages Spoken
English, Hindi
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Archit wrote a review Jul 2021
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One of the best hostels around here in tapovan area. Staff and the vibe here is really amazing. Nice food and rates. I would highly recommend staying here. There is lovely goldenretriver. Live music on the weekends are really good.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Travelled solo
Sumonto Chakravarty wrote a review Jul 2021
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My performance voyaging began with remaining at LFH Varanasi it was in reality great experience so when this time I visited India I made my brain to visit LFH Rishikesh and partook in a lot....they give every single essential convenience and delightful food....Its flawlessly cleaned ...day by day housekeeping....Filter water ...Ac and generator facilities....owner Arpan and his group are client driven ...Freya the furry colleague guarantees visitors are tranquil yet she is shot tempered .....met few superb characters like Deepa , Golu , Arihant, Anna, Luv and scarcely any more ....it was certainly a decent encounter ..... The property is enormous .....has great view from porch situated in Tapovan close to all significant vacation spots...
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Travelled solo
Sumit Sharma wrote a review Jul 2021
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It's a good place to stay. Strategic location. Place is very clean which is difficult to find in this price. Good restaurant with lot of options of home like food. Supportive staff who provides information and in case need support to buy stuff from market. Very good place to stay for Solo travelers as well as family. So recommend by us.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
gaurav wrote a review Jul 2021
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The vibe of the place is amazing. Staff is really helping and more importantly, its right in the heart of Rishikesh, tapovan. You can walk to laxman jhoola in 5 mins or less. Food is great as well. i mean its a complete package. Food could have been a lil bit less expensive but that's alright.
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
Kanchan wrote a review Jul 2021
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It was amazing trip had fun and peace both , the sitting zone is way more amazing.i stayed in domatry they were nice as well. In terms of food they had defend food. But the cafe downstairs is way to nice to sit and work.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Travelled solo
US$12 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IndiaUttarakhandDehradun DistrictRishikesh
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Frequently Asked Questions about Live Free Hostel Rishikesh
Which popular attractions are close to Live Free Hostel Rishikesh?
Nearby attractions include Scorpion Handicrafts (0.2 km), Lakshman Jhula Bridge (0.4 km), and Real Happiness - Meditation School India (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Live Free Hostel Rishikesh?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Live Free Hostel Rishikesh?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, breakfast, and a snack bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Live Free Hostel Rishikesh?
Yes, free parking, secured parking, and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Live Free Hostel Rishikesh?
Conveniently located restaurants include Ira's kitchen & Tea Room, Free Spirit cafe, and Ramana’s Organic Cafe.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Live Free Hostel Rishikesh?
Yes, guests have access to yoga classes during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Live Free Hostel Rishikesh?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Live Free Hostel Rishikesh?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Hindi.
Are there any historical sites close to Live Free Hostel Rishikesh?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Beatles Ashram (2.5 km) and Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Ashram (3.7 km).