Just two miles from Harpers Ferry National Historic Park, HI - Harpers Ferry Hostel is a cosy lodge that stands high on a bluff, overlooking the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah Rivers.
The hostel has a self-catering kitchen, dining area, common area with a fireplace, and a free guest use computer with Internet. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the building. The hostel also has porches for relaxing in the sun. The campgrounds surrounding the building offer use of picnic tables, grills, and the large fire pit.
HI - Harpers Ferry Hostel is perfect for visitors to the Civil War Battlefields of Western Maryland. Washington, D.C., Baltimore and Gettysburg are only an hour away. You can hike the Appalachian Trail, bike the C&O Canal, and float down the river on an inner tube, raft or canoe. You can even use hostel’s equipment to play Frisbee, volleyball, or badminton.
What travellers think
Enjoyed the comfort and friendliness of Harper's Ferry Hostel. I lucked out on free pizza night. Also very historic HF park.
Tue 11 Nov 2014
Climbing Maryland Heights to great views of Harpers Ferry, the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers. Also, a big bonus is that you can arrive in HFY by a short train ride from DC.
Tue 29 Apr 2014
Budget meal tip
I didn't eat out, but I understand some places deliver to the hostel and they have a nice kitchen.
Sat 10 May 2014