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Featured Hostels in Boston
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Hyatt Regency Boston
Reviewed on Sep. 18, 2020
Boston Park Plaza
Reviewed on Sep. 16, 2020
Archer Hotel Boston/Burlington
Reviewed on Sep. 9, 2020
What Is a Hostel?
If you're hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in Boston, there are 1247 lodging options here to pick from, including hostels. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer the following:
- Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)
- Budget-friendly prices
- A social environment
Hostels are a great way to stay in Boston for a good value, so you can save your budget for going out. You'll find sporting events, local tours, and more activities to enjoy in this destination.
Hostels in Boston
Ready to book a hostel in town? These top picks have the best reviews from our customers and could be a good place to start looking:
HI Boston - Located steps from Tufts Medical Center. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a shared/communal kitchen. Rooms come with showers.
Boston Homestel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Boston JFK-UMass Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen. You'll find lockers and linens in all rooms.
When Is the Best Time to Visit Boston?
Good weather's definitely a plus when you're discovering new places, so here's some information that might be helpful:
- The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
- January-March: Daytime temperatures average 41° F and nighttime temperatures average 22° F
- April-June: 80° F is the daytime average and 36° F is the nighttime average
- July-September: Daytime averages are around 82° F and nighttime averages are around 52° F
- October-December: The average temperatures are 67° F during the day and 24° F at night
- Average rainfall is 39.41 inches in a year
What Can I Do in Boston?
Depending on what you're interested in, you might enjoy these places:Top Sights
- Boston City Hall
- Faneuil Hall Marketplace
- Massachusetts State House
- Boston Common
- Boston Public Garden
- Walden Pond
- Orpheum Theater
- Boston Opera House
- Boston Tea Party Ship
Generally, Boston is known for its:
- Historical sites
- University life
How to Get to Boston and Around the Area
You can fly into the nearest airport in Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), located 2.2 mi (3.5 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial), which is 13.3 mi (21.5 km) away. After you've arrived, you may want to make use of public transit. You can walk to nearby metro stations including Government Center Station, State St. Station, and Bowdoin Station. To explore more of the surrounding area, catch a train at Boston North Station, Boston South Station, or Boston-Back Bay Station.