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HI - Boston Hostel Reviews

19 Stuart St., Boston, MA, Boston, USA

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92%

Rating
2218 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 95%Security
  • 94%Location
  • 91%Staff
  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 94%Facilities

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83%

I had a very good stay. The front desk was very helpful with directions and suggestions. The bathrooms were clean and we were provided with bathtowels whenever we asked. I will say that having to make our own bedding was a little difficult. I struggled with properly getting the heavy blanket into the slip. That's pretty much my only complaint though. A+ staff, A + location, A + cleanliness. Good choice for anyone going to Boston alone.


89%

Super location, really modern facilities, breakfast was included and pretty decent!!! But I had the feeling our bathroom did not get cleaned over the weekend once, maybe that was because of memorial day...but by tuesday there was no toilet paper anymore and already by sunday no clean bath mats...


71%

Enjoyed the hostel, rooms were a bit warm at night. I liked the private bathrooms. Some water fountains in the room would go a long way but I realize that's not really standard. Only real thing I didn't like was the price, WAY too expensive for a hostel.

  • 21st May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


100%

Fantastic location made it very easy to get around Boston! Close to multiple T stations/lines and to attractions. Loved the modern feel of the hostel, friendly staff, and spacious general rooms.

  • 21st May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


71%

Tivemos um problema com a porta do quarto. Ela estragou e precisamos entrar na fila varias vezes e reclamar que a porta não abria. Eles demoraram mais duas horas para nos dar um retorno. Nossos objetos e malas ficaram trancados. Depois de muito tempo esperando chegou uma pessoa do suporte detectou que a porta estava com defeito e simplesmente foi embora sem nos dar qualquer posicionamento. Ficamos sabendo muito depois. Achei muita falta de consideracao.

  • 17th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


100%

It is by far, the most expensive hostel I have ever been. That said, the location and facilities are great and make your stay 1000 times easier in town. I'd go back again


77%

The hostel is perfect is clean all over, the facilities are an A++++ except for those male bathroom that smell like male urine even after they've been cleaned up. For the huge price tag, for food: the hostel should bring back boiled eggs OR instead a container of scrambled eggs…. and some sausages…. basic foods like apples, bananas, berries….. Later on party times I suggest children who want & deserve something dignified


89%

HI Boston is super clean and the facilities are awesome, however for a hostel it is quite pricy - but I do understand that Boston is a more expensive city in general. Also there are a lot of younger students and families staying here which is fine, but it does make for a different sort of atmosphere than what many backpackers may be used to in Europe or Asia (also no alcohol is allowed on the premises).


94%

Super coole location, mit einem sehr gutem Preis-Leistungs-Verhältnis. Alle wichtigen Sehenswürdigkeiten sind so gut wie fußläufig zu erreichen. Infos werden ausgehängt, Personal ist freundlich, wie alle Amis. Es werden jeden Tag die Bäder, Lobby und so weiter geputzt. Betten sind bequem, Kaffee und Frühstück sind o.k. Ich würde wieder hingehen. Gäste sind bunt gemischt von jung bis alt, aus aller Welt, also nicht nur was für junge Leute sondern auch für solche, die jung geblieben sind.

  • 13th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


100%

It was awesome. There are a lot of events . If you like meet new people and make foreign friends, It will be chance! I really recommend the HI Hostel if you are looking for staying.

  • 12th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • South Korea
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


91%

Um dos melhores hosteis dos EUA


97%

This is my first time living in a hostel and I have to say I was impressed. The hostel is very clean and convenient. staff are super nice. The location is close to many attractions too. Stayed 3 nights there and enjoyed it!


69%

Hostel does not have a bar and you are not allowed to bring alcohol from the outside, therefore no wine dinner parties at night :( Also, locker aren't free.


100%

Staff was very friendly, location was perfect, everything was very clean and I found folks of all ages stayed there.

  • 8th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


97%

This place was great ! It's right in the middle of tons of bars, restaurants, clubs but not too loud! Perfect distance from major attractions. The breakfast was phonomenal. I was only there for one night and wanted to stay longer! Great hostel!


100%

I always stay here when I come to Boston for business. I enjoy the clean facilities including the quilt on the bed. Close to restaurants and everything including subway from airport.


100%

O Hostel é excelente. As camas são novas e não fazem barulho. Cada cama tem iluminação própria. Os quartos são climatizados. O café da manhã é básico, mas você pode comer a vontade. A cozinha é grande e você pode usar em qualquer horário. Tem uma área comum com lavanderia, TV, sinuca e vários opções de lazer. Possui um excelente lounge. Super bem localizado, perto da principal praça de Boston. Enfim, estadia excelente. Super Recomendo.


89%

Ótimo hostel. Os melhores banheiros que já ví. O lugar é um pouco bom "demais" para mochileiros. Tudo muito organizado. Falta a informalidade de hostels menores. Mas recomendo.


94%

Great place right on the centre and 10 mins walk from tge South Station. New, clean, nice & helpful staff, breakfast included and big rooms and hotel bathrooms. Totally recommended.


100%

L'auberge est très très bien situé, la propreté rien à reprocher, le personnel super gentil, accueuilant, le petit déjeuner est offert, l'espace commun est immense. Je recommande fortement


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