A backpacker’s paradise nestled in the stunning mountains of Himachal Pradesh. This is a sweet spot in Old Manali for nature lovers, with a plethora of activities like water rafting, paragliding, skiing, snowboarding. Perfect for treks with your favourite people, to make memories of a lifetime.

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It’s no surprise backpackers from all over the world trust us. Our spaces are curated according to your needs

Dedicated Rooftop Workspace (day passes available for walk-ins) with a picturesque 360-degree view of the entire valley

In house bar & café – with indoor and outdoor seating

Evening entertainment - in the form of live music performances, open mic & karaoke, movie screenings, game nights, pub crawls, live sports broadcast, etc

Game room & shared lounge space with TV setup for online content streaming

Garden area with seating options to soak in the natural beauty & enjoy some organic seasonal fruits

Laundry services available at nominal charges

2-wheeler rentals with private parking space available

Group tours & hiking activities

Accommodation Types

4-Bed Female Dorm Attached Washroom

Comfortable shared accommodation for solo female travelers.

6-Bed Mixed Dorm Attached Washroom

Spacious shared accommodation for larger groups or budget-conscious travelers. 

6-Bed Mixed Dorm

Spacious shared accommodation for larger groups or budget conscious travelers.

8-Bed Mixed Dorm

Ideal for larger groups or travelers looking for a budget-friendly shared accommodation option. 

Std Private Room

Cozy private room for a comfortable stay.

Deluxe Private Room

Upscale private room with added amenities for a luxurious stay.

Superior Private Room

Upscale private room with added amenities for a luxurious stay.

Places Nearby

Manu temple

Rocky’s café

Drifter’s inn and bar

Hidimba Dev temple

Jogini waterfalls

Vashisht hotwater & temple

Solang Valley

Bhrigu Lake

Museum of Himachal Culture & folk Art

Anjali Mahadev Mandir

Package Rates

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All year round, rooms are not available. Contact us for additional information

Frequently Asked Questions

Jungle by sturmfrei is a hostel that’s perfect for travelers and backpackers who are looking for an awesome place to stay. It’s especially designed for Gen Z and Millennials who want to have an unforgettable experience! 

You can find Jungle by sturmfrei at several different locations! If you’re heading to Goa, you can check out our Vagator location, which is right next to the mango tree. We also have a spot in Ashvem, which is right next to the Ukiyo resort. Or, if you’re heading to South Goa, you can find us on the Palolem beach road. We also have a location in Manali, which is near Dragon chowk in Old Manali, and one in Udaipur, which is near the Hanuman ghat and walking bridge. Finally, we have a location in Gokarna, which is on the Om beach road in Banglegudda, Karnataka.

You can make a reservation at Jungle by sturmfrei online, by calling us, or even by walking in (subject to availability, of course).

Our check-in time is 1 pm, and our check-out time is 11 am.

We have several different types of rooms available at Jungle by sturmfrei! You can choose from standard, deluxe, and super deluxe private rooms, or you can opt for a dorm bed in one of our separate female dorms.

No worries! We’ve got you covered with a 7-day free cancellation policy.

Absolutely! Depending on your location, we’ve got cab rentals available from airports (Mopa and Dabolim), railway stations (Thivim), and bus stands to get you to Vagator, Ashvem, and Palolem. If you’re headed to Manali, auto rickshaws and cabs can take you to Dragon Chawk from the nearest bus stand, and there are buses available from the airport and railway station. For Udaipur, you can catch an auto rickshaw or cab from the nearest airport, railway station, or bus stand. And if you’re heading to Gokarna, there are public modes of transportation available from the nearest railway station and bus stands.


Important Asked Information

  • Reservations cancelled 7 days prior to the check-in date, will get a full refund (after deducting payment gateway’s fees) of the amount paid at the time of booking
  • Reservations cancelled within 7 days prior to the check-in date, are not eligible for any refunds
  • EXCEPTION TO THIS POLICY (Important): For the stay dates between 21st Dec to 7th Jan, bookings will only be confirmed upon receiving a 100% advance payment (non-refundable).
  • All guests must be of at least 18 years of age to be able to check-in at the hostel
  • The maximum duration that a guest can book for a single stay is 7 days
  • Standard Check-in time: 1 PM, Check-out time: 11 AM
  • Early Check-in and Late Check-out is subject to availability and at the discretion of the Property Manager
  • Guests are allowed to hang out in the common areas and use toilets upon arrival before standard check-in time
  • In case of 4 or more people travelling together, please note that we do not guarantee accommodation of all of them in the same dorm room
  • Non-resident guests are not allowed inside the rooms. In case you want to invite someone, you can meet with them in the common areas outside the rooms
  • Pets are not allowed

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