HI-Boston hostel is in the centre of downtown Boston, on the border of the Theater District and Chinatown, an area which offers some of the best entertainment the city has to offer. In a few short minutes you can walk around to Boston Common (see a Pop concert if you can) and get to the famous Freedom Trail.

This state-of-the-art, environmentally-friendly Boston hostel was designed with hostellers in mind and offers free Wi-Fi, breakfast, tea and coffee all day, 50 inch TV, hair dryers in all bathrooms, individual reading lights on each bed and a games area with board games, pool table and games console.

At HI-Boston guests can enjoy daily programs, lectures, films and workshops, as well as museum nights, movie sneak previews and walking tours. Explore the city with our free map and make sure you visit the nearby Quincy Market for its food stalls and free entertainment!

What travellers think...

Best for

  • Culture
  • Socialising

Green rating



I have been to several HI hostels around Europe and North America and HI Boston is one of the best. The staff is very friendly and the place is super clean. I love it :D


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Mon 14 Apr 2014

A great place to stay. Like it's a 100 feet from Chinatown!


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Mon 14 Apr 2014

Travel tips...

Attraction tip

All that Boston has to offer

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Fri 04 Apr 2014

Budget meal tip

Chinatown--close by

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Fri 04 Apr 2014