5 Most Preferred Localities for Hostels in Bangalore

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Bangalore remains one of the most sought-after cosmopolitan cities in India. Best known for its ability to make people from all over the world feel at home, Bangalore is also known as India’s Silicon Valley and is home to some of the best colleges and research institutions in India, as well as numerous public sectors, software companies, aerospace, telecommunications, heavy manufacturing industries, and defense organizations.

There is an influx of students and young professionals descending into the city for studies or in search of jobs. Coming from other cities and metros the biggest challenge being faced by these people is finding the right accommodation which means that not only should it be centrally located but should have all the modern amenities to make life easier and more comfortable and more importantly fit their budget. The need of the hour is good living accommodation and there are quite a few options for the best PG in Bangalore that can cater to your taste and needs.


The city is flooded with young professionals and students who don’t mind paying a little extra for the right location and facilities. If you are into boutique-style accommodation, look out for a hostel with rustic dorms and a picturesque rooftop where you can practice yoga every morning. In fact, all hostels in the silicon city have similarly chilled vibes. There are several managed accommodations like Stanza Living which offer more in terms of value for money. They cater to all your needs under one roof and you have all the privacy of living in your home whilst you also have the company of the other inmates if you so desire it. The rent is inclusive of food, Wi-Fi, laundry, and good housekeeping besides offering you 24X7 security and an absolutely sanitized atmosphere.

Some of the hostels you could look at are located in BTM layout which is located between Amidala lake, Taverekerkre, HSR layout, and Bommanhalli. BTM layout is a self-sustained high-end locality. There are many eateries, hospitals, and educational institutes in the neighborhood besides being very well connected which makes it a perfect area for families as well as working professionals.

The Hosur Sarjapur road, commonly known as HSR layout is a relatively new and upcoming suburban locality. In the last few years, HSR layout has emerged as a very strong residential alternative for people staying Koramangala and BTM layout. The area is lush and green which is a feast to the eyes and a big change from the concrete jungle.


Koramangala which is nearer to Indiranagar is a place where you will find a large number of people associated with the technological sector. This area is more modern with well planned residential buildings, planned roads, bungalows, and even modern studio apartments. Its proximity to the main city and its structured homes is what makes this place a hot-spot among the younger generation.

A mini Bangalore in itself, Manyata Tech Park is located a little away from the main city which makes it a better place to live in.  If you’re working anywhere around Manyata Park, you should seriously consider living in the area, the co-working and co-living culture is very popular in the area and almost all facilities are available within the premises including a mall, pubs, shopping complex and all the major food chains.

Another popular place to live in is Whitefield which is located in the eastern part of Bangalore. It is a buzzing suburb owing to the boom in the IT industry. It is home to many of the big IT names In Bangalore and boasts of many upscale residential societies in its vicinity making it a much sought after locality for people working in and around Whitefield.


Then there is the electronic city which is an IT hub located in South Bangalore. Established in 1978, the electronic city consists of 4 phases now. There are approximately 200 plus IT companies in this area including Infosys, Wipro, Tech Mahindra, HCL, etc. With many posh residential societies and lots of food joints, this area is a hot spot for all the people working in and around Electronic City.

There are several managed accommodation spaces and PGs in Koramangala, Electronic City, Yelahanka, and other popular areas. It is a city that has something for everybody and caters to all categories of people.