Malang hostels are R194/night, on average. However, you may find that prices fluctuate depending on the time of year. In July is often the cheapest month to book, and in June is the most expensive month to book a hostel in Malang. Our users recently found hostels for R51/night - which is currently the lowest price. Keep in mind that we would consider anything in Malang for R181/night or less a good deal.
Staying in a Malang hostel has many benefits, including cost savings, proximity to the centre of the city, a social and laid-back atmosphere, and similar amenities to hotels (such as Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, or 24/7 check-in). Hostels in Malang tend to attract younger, solo travellers, but they can be great for couples and families as well.