Group accommodation in USA at HI group hostels
The United States of America is the third largest country by land area and by population, and as you would expect, a country this vast offers group travelers a wide range of experiences and opportunities. From educational group trips in subjects such as history, art, language studies, geography and music; to sports trips or extracurricular school group travel; to sightseeing with groups of friends, HI’s group hostels in America provide safe, cost-effective and quality-assured accommodation for groups throughout the country.
All of our group hostels in the USA meet HI’s assured standards for quality, cleanliness and comfort, and many also provide extra services tailored to the needs of groups, such as:
- Private rooms for leaders and drivers
- Parking for coaches, buses or mini-buses
- Seminar rooms, games rooms and/or lounge areas
- Full meals service, and lunch packs for days out
- Staff who understand the needs of groups
Our group accommodation in the USA is available in cities around the country, allowing groups to experience this country’s diverse offerings on a budget. Whether you want to visit the historical monuments of Washington D.C., check out the beaches in L.A. or soak up the lively atmosphere of New York, HI’s group hostels in the USA provide the perfect accommodation for groups of all types.
Choose from the following locations to view our group hostels in USA:
Boston – Boston is one of America's oldest cities and ﬁrst settled in 1630. The capital of Massachusetts on the east coast of the US, Boston is a city rich in history and tradition, yet vibrant and modern. Guests at our group hostel in Boston can view the turning of the leaves in Autumn, or experience some of America’s best seafood at any time of the year.Cape Cod – A popular vacation destination for locals and international groups alike. Bike trails, 40 miles of pristine national park shoreline, kayaking, fresh seafood, and picturesque hikes beckon visitors to the relaxing seasonal getaway. Hyannis, home to the region's newest hostel, is the transportation hub of the Cape with air, car and boat access. HI-Hyannis is within easy walking distance of local shops, beaches, The Kennedy Museum, restaurants and bus terminal. The hostel is located across the street from the harbour and ferry terminal with service to the islands of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard. HI-Hyannis | HI-Eastham - Mid-Cape | HI-Martha’s Vineyard | HI-Nantucket
Chicago – ‘The Windy City’ is situated on the western shore of Lake Michigan, one of the ﬁve Great Lakes. Since the ﬁrst settlement in 1779 Chicago has attracted immigrants from all over the world and is now culturally diverse. Home to some of America’s best sports teams, our group accommodation in Chicago is a popular destination for sports fans.
Los Angeles – L.A. is the largest city in California and home to Hollywood, Long Beach, Disneyland and many ‘beautiful people’. The city has a very multicultural feel and guests at our group hostel in L.A. can take in the ﬁlm-star glitz of Hollywood, including the celebrity Walk of Fame and the Hollywood Studio Museum.
Midpines – is a community on the Mariposa County which lies among the Sierra Nevada foothills in the State of California. The hostel is just 20 miles from the Yosemite National Park which is internationally recognized for its spectacular granite cliffs, waterfalls, clear streams, Giant Sequoia groves, and biological diversity. The area has great opportunities for mountain biking, skiing, rafting, and hiking. Explore the old Gold Rush town of mariposa and site of the California Mineral Museum.
Monterey – Situated halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, at the Northern boundary of the Big Sur coastline, Monterey offers a unique balance of city and nature. The first capital of California, Monterey Bay has a rich history, with dozens of historical sites. Our group accommodation in Monterey is well-placed for exploring the area’s ample shopping, dining and nightlife, as well as pristine beaches and coastal recreation trails.
New York – With 5 boroughs, the most well known being Manhattan Island, New York is the largest city in the US and has a wealth of attractions, landmarks and shopping. HI’s group hostel in New York is ideally placed for visiting sights such as The Statue of Liberty, Times Square and the Empire State Building.
Philadelphia – Philadelphia is the nation's fourth-largest urban area and home to many national historical sites, including the world famous Liberty Bell. Guests at the HI group hostel in Philadelphia can also visit many art museums such as the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and the Rodin Museum.
Portland – 100 kilometres from the Paciﬁc and in a magniﬁcent riverside setting Portland has an historic old town, galleries, museums, markets, theatre and lush green parks. HI’s group accommodation in Portland is also a good base for exploring the Willamette valley wineries or skiing at Timberline Lodge.
Punta Reyes – The Northern Californian city of Point Reyes can tell a story or two. First and foremost this pretty coastal area lays claim to the first European landing when Sir Francis Drake arrived in 1579 to proclaim it Nova Albion (New England). It is also the proud home of a stunning lighthouse which featured in the classic movie – the Fog. Point Reyes is in an area designated as a National Park. It has an operating Morse code station which was used during the Cold War and is one of the best places to visit to see elephant seals in the winter. It’s also a great base for hiking holidays. So this destination ticks the box for most types of group – whether history, nature, school or walking, there is no end of opportunity.
Sacramento - A Gold Rush-era boomtown turned state capital, Sacramento is rich with historic sites and cultural attractions, and is a popular gateway to Gold Country, Lake Tahoe, and the Sierra Nevada. Housed in an elegant Victorian mansion, the Sacramento Hostel is just a few blocks from the California Capitol, Old Sacramento historic district, Sutter’s Fort, the American River, and several major museums
San Diego – There are so many reasons San Diego is a popular destination for travellers. The city enjoys fantastic weather year round, and is close to the ocean, mountains and desert, providing a wide variety of outdoor recreation options. The beach culture is very strong, and it’s not uncommon to see people hurrying to the beach for lunchtime surf. San Diego's location just north of the US-Mexico Border makes it a great destination for travellers heading into Mexico or on to central & South America. Tijuana is just 20 miles away, making it an easy day trip from San Diego.
San Francisco – Steep streets lined with Victorian era houses, a great turquoise bay surrounded by low mountains and giant redwoods, and antique cable cars that still shuttle passengers up and down the city slopes all make San Francisco one of the most picturesque cities in the US. At night the city is full of vibrant night clubs and bars as well as theatres and shows.Activities from wine-tasting to whale-watching are on the doorstep of our group hostel in San Francisco.
Seattle – “The Emerald City” is located in the Pacific Northwest and is a major seaport as well as the home of Starbucks and grunge music. Our group hostel is perfectly located in downtown Seattle to easily reach Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square, Seattle Center (Space Needle, Pacific Science Center, and Experience Music Project (EMP)/Science Fiction Museum), Seattle Aquarium, and Seattle Art Museum (SAM).
Washington, D.C. – A city of variety and contrast. The central area is beautifully designed with broad avenues lined with magniﬁcent buildings (including The White House) and monuments set in spacious green parks. There are many historical and educational attractions and many are free of charge.
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