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Hi Boston - Hostel
2 stars

Hi Boston - Hostel

19 Stuart St., Boston, MA 02116, United States
+1 617 536 9455

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based on 5,407 reviews

Hi Boston - Hostel
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About Hi Boston - Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Situated close to South Station, HI - Boston Hostel provides guests with a convenient base when visiting Boston. It also offers free Wi-Fi, an express check-in and check-out feature and a 24-hour reception.

The hostel treats guests to luggage storage, an atm/cash machine and a laundry service. In addition, the multilingual staff are available to offer local information.

The modern rooms at HI - Boston Hostel include heating and all the essentials for an enjoyable stay.

The hostel has a convenient café, ideal for those who want a meal without leaving the property. A variety of cafés and restaurants are also available in the surrounding area.

HI - Boston Hostel is situated within a 10-minute walk of Boston Commons and Downtown Crossing. Copley Square, Back Bay and Boston Massacre are a brief stroll away.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night, not including taxes and fees

Amenities at Hi Boston - Hostel

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Express check-out


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Body soap
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Air-conditioned
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Conditioner


  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Express check-out
  • Safety deposit box
  • Mini-market on site
  • 24hr front desk


  • Shared kitchen
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Snack bar

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Smartphone dock

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Pool table


  • Lockers
  • Storage available


  • Desk

Reviews of Hi Boston - Hostel

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7.7 Good
Pros:The breakfast is pretty good.
Cons:I woke up my first night with red spots on my face. Not sure what it was but the spots stayed there for a long time. They just started to disappear now that I am back home. The sheets had to be changed. It only happened the first night not any other night.
7.4 Good
Pros:the location, it was close to downtown and could walk everywhere
Cons:it was too expensive to stay there
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Everthing you ask for from hostel is there. Staff is friendly and everything is clean and modern. This was the best hostel I’ve stayed in the US and the UK. The location is pretty good and close to a subway station.
Cons:Nothing at all
9.7 Wonderful
Pros:Quiet and diverse. Great bed in the dorm.
6.8 Okay
Pros:The staff is helpful and the place is very easy to get.Several markets around there and really close to red line station.I like the breakfast too.
Cons:Restrooms and sheets were not clear enough.
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Very Clean and Modern!


19 Stuart St., Boston, MA 02116

What's nearby

  • Boston Common0.3 mi
  • Freedom Trail0.4 mi
  • Boston Public Garden0.4 mi
  • Old State House0.6 mi
  • Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum0.6 mi
  • Boston Children's Museum0.7 mi
  • Charles River Esplanade0.7 mi
  • Faneuil Hall Marketplace0.8 mi
  • Quincy Market0.8 mi
  • New England Holocaust Memorial0.8 mi
  • New England Aquarium0.9 mi
  • Institute of Contemporary Art1 mi



Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

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Most expensive month to stay with an average 208% rise in price.
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Top tips for your stay at Hi Boston - Hostel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Hi Boston Hostel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in November and January.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Hi Boston Hostel, plan to stay on a Monday or Sunday. The most expensive day is usually Wednesday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Hi Boston Hostel was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $76, while the most expensive was $331.
  • How long should you stay at Hi Boston Hostel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at Hi Boston - Hostel

  • How is the cleanliness of the hostel?

    The hostel is very clean, and the bathrooms are clean and available on each floor. The common areas are big and comfortable, and there are a lot of places to stay, eat, or work.

  • What can I expect from the breakfast at the hostel?

    The breakfast is good, and there are plenty of food options available. It includes bread, bagels, spreads, oats, apples, bananas, and tea/coffee.

  • What are the laundry services at Hi Boston Hostel?

    Hi Boston Hostel offers laundry services for its guests. The service includes washing and drying of clothes. The price of the service varies depending on the size of the load and it is charged per pound. The laundry facilities are accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week and guests can drop off their dirty clothes at the front desk and collect them when they are done. The laundry service is a great option for travelers who want to pack light or for those who simply need to clean their clothes during their stay.

  • Are the beds comfortable at the hostel?

    The beds and pillows are comfortable, and the private rooms are soundproof. The mattresses are spacious and the rooms are well equipped.

  • Can I request an early check-in or late checkout at Hi Boston Hostel?

    Yes, guests can request an early check-in or late checkout at Hi Boston Hostel. However, these requests are subject to availability and cannot be guaranteed. Guests can request an early check-in or late checkout by contacting the hostel's front desk ahead of time or upon arrival. If the room is ready before the standard check-in time of 3 pm, guests may be able to check in early at no additional cost. Late checkouts are available based on availability and can be requested at an additional cost. Extra fees for late checkout may vary depending on the time and the specific room type.

  • Is the hostel staff helpful and friendly?

    The staff is very friendly and helpful. They offer a warm and welcoming environment, and they provide a lot of space for work and play.

  • What luggage services are offered by Hi Boston Hostel?

    Hi Boston Hostel offers luggage services for its guests, including baggage storage and lockers. The hostel provides lockers that are available in the dormitory rooms and are included with the room rate. These lockers are a great option for guests who want to keep their belongings safe while they explore the city or have a day trip planned. The lockers come in different sizes, which makes them convenient for storing large and small items. Additionally, the hostel also offers secured baggage storage for guests who need to store their luggage before or after checkout. Guests can leave their luggage in a designated area, which is supervised by staff and monitored by security cameras.

  • What are the best times to visit the hostel?

    The low season is in January, and the high season is in May. It's recommended to plan a visit during these times for a comfortable stay.

  • What services does Hi Boston Hostel offer for people with reduced mobility?

    Hi Boston Hostel offers services for people with reduced mobility. It has a limited number of wheelchair-accessible dormitory rooms and bathrooms on its premises. The hostel also has elevators that can accommodate guests with mobility issues. Furthermore, the hostel's staff is trained to assist guests with mobility issues and can provide assistance as needed.

  • Which activities can I access while staying at Hi Boston Hostel?

    Hi Boston Hostel is located in the heart of Boston and close to many tourist attractions, restaurants, and parks. The hostel is within an hour's drive to some of the best ski lifts such as Wachusett Mountain and Blue Hills. Guests can participate in skiing and snowboarding activities, or enjoy some of the other winter activities available. For those who enjoy exploring nature and outdoor activities, Seybolt Park, Oxford Place Playground, Eliot Norton Park, Mary Soo Hoo Park, and Bay Village Neighborhood Park are great options. Visitors can hike, jog, bike, or have a picnic in the parks while enjoying the beautiful views.

  • Where is Hi Boston - Hostel located?

    Hi Boston - Hostel is located at 19 Stuart St. in Downtown, 0.7 miles from the center of Boston. Boston Common is the closest landmark to Hi Boston - Hostel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Hi Boston - Hostel?

    Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Hi Boston - Hostel.

  • Does Hi Boston - Hostel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Hi Boston - Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Hi Boston - Hostel from the airport?

    Hi Boston - Hostel is 0.9 miles from Boston Harbor SPB. Hi Boston - Hostel is 2.8 miles from Boston Logan Intl.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Hi Boston - Hostel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Hi Boston - Hostel in Boston and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Hi Boston - Hostel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Hi Boston - Hostel.

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Distance to city center

0.7 mi

Nearest Airport

Boston Logan Intl

Distance to airport

3.0 mi