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

  • Sightseeing
  • Culture
  • Socialising
  • Relaxing

Green rating



Good stay. Staff great as always . I wouldn't mind if you added NY Times to newspaper rack. Restroom next to my room was out of order during my entire stay.


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Fri 27 Feb 2015

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Attraction tip

All that Boston has to offer

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Fri 04 Apr 2014

Attraction tip

Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, Freedom Trail, Old Town Trolley Tour

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Tue 15 Apr 2014