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Dili Central Backpackers

Rua Nu Laran #28, Bario Dos Grilhos


Walking distance to the Government Palace, Beachfront, Resistance Museum, Xanana Reading Rooms, and vast selection of restaurants and cafes. Boosting the best value budget accommodation in Dili with air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, fully equipped kitchen, tour desk, bicycle and motorbike hire, international ticketing office and friendly hosts. Take a 10min drive to the famous Cristo Rai Statue and main swimming beach with its vibrant café on the sand. DCB Compound 1 house all of the Dorm rooms, and our private rooms and Villas are located in the DCB Compound 2 approx 30m from the HQ.


  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Housekeeping
  • Ironing board
  • Jobs Board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Utensils



Traveler Reviews


Rating: 3 Reviewed on June 28, 2019

There was nothing wrong with this place, but I was expecting a little bit more. Overall ambience was average and things looked a little bit runned down. There were only two other travelers staying...

“Cheap for Dili / Easttimor”

Rating: 2 Reviewed on June 16, 2019

I would say location is good and that everything else in Dili is way more expensive. And still the value of what you pay is not what you get. Nice staff and cheap eveningmeals. Got one room right...

“Highly recommended”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on March 20, 2019

Clean, comfortable, roomy, friendly, quiet. Good value for money - especially with breakfast included and inexpensive dinners on offer. Staff are friendly and helpful. Agree with the comment about...


Dili International Airport, Díli\\r\\nHead east\\r\\nGo through 1 roundabout and take the first exit\\r\\n2 min (700 m)\\r\\nContinue on Av. Pres. Nicolau Lobato to Av. Bpo. de Medeiros\\r\\n13 min (5.7 km)\\r\\nContinue on Av. Bpo. de Medeiros. Drive to R. de Nu Laran\\r\\n2 min (1.0 km)\\r\\nDili Central Backpackers\\r\\nR. de Nu Laran #28, Díli\\r\\n


If the guest cancels less than 24 hours before arrival date, or is a no show, the first night is non-refundable.