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Located in the heart of Boston, this hostel is within 5 minutes’ walk to Boston Common and public transportation. All rooms include free Wi-Fi. Guests have access to a shared kitchen.

Dormitory style rooms at Boston – Hostelling International have individual lockers. Guests can choose between female, male, or mixed accommodations. Private rooms boast en suite bathrooms.

Guests of Hostelling International - Boston can relax in the game room complete with billiards and TV. A coffee bar and vending machines offering snacks and drinks are on-site. Bike storage is available.

Plenty of shopping and dining are within 5 minutes’ walk of Hostelling International – Boston. Guests can enjoy organized activities that take them to tourist attractions and local hot spots.

This is our guests' favourite part of Boston, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

HI Boston Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 2 May 2012.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Boston, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4


Availability

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Room type
Sleeps
 
1 single bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is this a private room?
    Yes
    Answered on 15 October 2019
  • Is there a kitchen area to store drinks etc?microwave?
    Yes, there is a kitchen with refrigerators and cubbies to store food and beverages. The kitchens are fully equipped, including stoves, microwaves, and ovens.
    Answered on 26 November 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Yes
    Answered on 15 October 2019
  • Is it quiet at night?
    It is quiet most nights, but if you ever have issue just notify the front desk and we will take care of it.
    Answered on 15 October 2019
  • Do you have showers
    Yes
    Answered on 15 October 2019
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Property surroundings *
Facilities of HI Boston Hostel Great facilities! Review score, 8.5
Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Billiards
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Snack bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Minimarket on site
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Lift
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

HI Boston Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 16:00 hours

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children older than 17 years are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking for more than 9 persons, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express HI Boston Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Hostelling International is a member based organization. Guests must present a membership card at check-in or pay a membership fee of USD 4 per night. Please contact the property for more details.

Guests under the age of 18 must check in with a parent or official guardian and can only stay in private accommodations with family members. Shared dorm accommodations are allowed for guests ages 18 or older.

All guests must reside more than 30 miles away from Boston city limits.

Each guest can stay a maximum of 14 days per year at this hostel.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about HI Boston Hostel

  • Check-in at HI Boston Hostel is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • The prices at HI Boston Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • HI Boston Hostel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Billiards

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to HI Boston Hostel by:

    • Car 19min

  • HI Boston Hostel is 0.6 miles from the centre of Boston.