40 per night
40 per night
Friend Street Hostel, Boston, Massachusetts

Friend Street Hostel

Boston, Massachusetts - 234 Friend Street
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  • Good quality food choices
  • Very secure
  • Reliable service
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Description - Hostel

Welcome to Boston's friendliest hostel! Friend Street Hostel provides clean, safe, inexpensive accommodations for travelers to Boston, Massachusetts USA. Friend Street Hostel is centrally located and very close to Boston hot spots. Locally owned and operated, Friend Street offers friendly atmosphere and many amenities. Excellent location, great service, and affordability is what makes Friend Street Hostel Boston's friendliest boutique hostel!

Friend Street Hostel, aptly named because of it location, services the much-needed budget travel market in downtown Boston by offering safe, clean and centrally located accommodations with budget minded amenities. It also offers a lot of fun!
By opening in a great location, Friend Street Hostel attracts 18-30 year old travelers who wish to visit the great city of Boston but can only do so on a budget. Locally owned and operated, Friend Street offers an exciting and hospitable budget travel experience.

Friend Street Hostel provides free breakfast, free wi-fi, tour sales, bike rentals, free maps & travel info, luggage storage, towels for rent or purchase, travel items for purchase, guest kitchen, 24-hour reception, free linen, a guest kitchen and laundry facilities to all guests. Travelers can meet, mingle, discuss future travel plans in our common room, outfitted with a 42" HD flat-screen TV with hundreds of satellite channels to choose from.

Italian Tuesdays, Nights on the town, Games Night, and pub crawls are just a few fun events Friend Street Hostel offers to all its guests. Travelers are sure to make a new friend at the Friend Street Hostel!

Friend Street Hostel has a few types of rooms available for the budget traveler. We offer a choice of 10 bed or 6 bed dorm style rooms, shared bathroom is in the hallway. Friend Street Hostel offers a choice of mixed, all female, or all male rooms as well. However, the 6 bed dorm rooms are strictly mixed.
All dorm rooms have safe lockers directly below your bed, and tall windows with great views. New pillows, new blankets and linen is included in all rooms, free of charge.
Our private room is offered with a double bed, desk, satellite TV and a closet with a shared bathroom.
A lounge with a big screen TV in a relaxing common room, a guest kitchen, laundry facilities, towels for rent or purchase, and 24-hour reception can all be enjoyed by our guests.

The space
  • Property type: Hostel
  • Guest rooms/units: 40
  • Year built: 1900
  • Renovated: 2009
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: 40 ()

Female Dorm Male Dorm Mixed Dorm Quad
  • Check-in: 2:00pm
  • Check-out: 11:00am

Hostel amenities

Friend Street Hostel provides free breakfast, free wi-fi, tour sales, bike rentals, free maps & travel info, luggage storage, towels for rent or purchase, travel items for purchase, guest kitchen, 24-hour reception, free linen, a guest kitchen and laundry facilities to all guests. Travelers can meet, mingle, discuss future travel plans in our common room, outfitted with a 42" HD flat-screen TV with hundreds of satellite channels to choose from.

24-hr front desk Age restrictions Breakfast included Concierge Elevator/lift not available Express checkout Gay friendly Laundry/valet service Linen included Movie rentals Multi-lingual staff Newspapers/magazines No curfew Open 24 Hours Pets not allowed Restaurant on site Smoking not permitted WIFI (free)

Room amenities

Friend Street Hostel has a few types of rooms available for the budget traveler. We offer a choice of 10 bed or 6 bed dorm style rooms, shared bathrooms are in the hallway. Friend Street Hostel offers a choice of mixed, all female, or all male rooms as well. However, the 6 bed dorm rooms are strictly mixed. All dorm rooms have safe lockers directly below your bed, and tall windows with great views. New pillows, new blankets and linen is included in all rooms, free of charge. Our private room is offered with a double bed, desk, satellite TV and a closet with a shared bathroom.

A lounge with a big screen TV in a relaxing common room, a guest kitchen, laundry facilities, towels for rent or purchase, and 24-hour reception can all be enjoyed by our guests.

A/C climate control Backpacker facilities Coffee/tea maker Electronic key Fax service Fireplace (electric) Hairdryer Iron/ironing board Keyless entry Kitchenettes Lockers Microwave Movie rental Non-smoking rooms Refrigerator Shared bathroom Showers without bath Telephone Television Television (cable/satellite) Toiletries VCR/DVD WIFI


Neighborhood

Centrally located in the heart of Downtown Boston and in the heart of New England Friend Street Hostel sits directly beside TD Garden (a very popular sports venue). We are just steps away from North Station, and minutes away from The North End (also known as "Little Italy"), Fanieul Hall, Boston Common, The Freedom Trail, Government Center, Cambridge, The New England Aquarium, Chinatown, Boston Harbor, The Charles River and many other tourist attractions! We are also just a short ride on the underground from Fenway Park, Harvard & MIT, Prudential Center, Boston Public Library, South Station and Logan Airport.
Restaurants, shops, clubs, museums, breweries, bars, coffee shops, parks and tons of tourist attractions neighbor Friend Street. Whether you are seeking authentic Italian cuisine, Famous New England Clam "Chowda", a fresh local beer or a hot cup of coffee, you will find it within minutes of our doorstep.

Points of interest
  • Faneuil Hall Marketplace (. 5 mi)
  • Freedom Trail (. 5 mi)
  • Harvard University (3. 3 mi)
  • Boston City Hall (. 4 mi)
  • Fenway Park (2. 7 mi)
  • North End (. 5 mi)
  • MIT (2 mi)
  • Boston Commons (1 mi)
  • Chinatown (1. 3 mi)
  • New England Aquarium (. 8 mi)
  • Muesum of Science (. 6 mi)
  • Museum of Fine Art (2. 7 mi)

Food and drink
Eating in house
Friend Street Cafe
Coffee shop, bakery, sandwiches, event space
Eating out
Boston Beer Works
Brewery/Restaurant
The Greatest Bar
3 story bar/restaurant
The Harp
Irish pub and sports bar

Policies
Price details

40 - 50 per night ()

Taxes: 14.45%
Prices shown here are without tax. Tax will be added to your final payment.

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaMasterCardAmerican ExpressDiscover

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

We gladly accept cash in USD, credit or debit card, or travelers cheques. The full amount is due upon check-in.

CANCELLATION
In order to be eligible for a refund for any night’s stay, you must cancel 24 hours prior to the date you wish to cancel or are arriving (for example: if you are due to arrive on the 15th and you wish to cancel your stay, or any part of your stay, you must notify us by 23:59 on the 13th). You must talk to a staff member or email hostel directly in order for cancellation to be valid. Otherwise, you will be charged for the first night’s stay of your entire party if you fail to show. Your remaining reservation will then be cancelled.

Location - Hostel

234 Friend Street
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts  US  02114

Latitude: 42.36435, Longitude: -71.0611

How to get there

Centrally located in the heart of Downtown Boston and in the heart of New England Friend Street Hostel sits directly beside TD Garden (a very popular sports venue). We are just steps away from North Station, and minutes away from The North End (also known as "Little Italy"), Faneuil Hall, Boston Commons, The Freedom Trail, Government Center, Cambridge, The New England Aquarium, Chinatown, Boston Harbor, The Charles River and many other tourist attractions! We are also just a short ride on the underground from Fenway Park, Harvard & MIT, Prudential Center, Boston Public Library, South Station and Logan Airport.
Restaurants, shops, clubs, museums, breweries, bars, coffee shops, parks and tons of tourist attractions neighbor Friend Street. Whether you are seeking authentic Italian cuisine, Famous New England Clam "Chowda", a fresh local beer or a hot cup of coffee, you will find it within minutes of our doorstep.

Take the Orange or Green Line subway inbound to North Station (correct exit will be at the end of the train). When you exit the T at North Station you will be on Canal Street. Walk straight ahead on Valenti Way and take your first right on Friend Street. Our address is: 234 Friend Street.

From North Station (Commuter Rail & Amtrak):
Take a right out of North Station and a right on Causeway Street. You will walk one block then then take a left on Friend Street. Our address is: 234 Friend Street.

From the Airport:
Take the Blue line inbound to State Street and change to the Orange line to North Station(correct exit will be at the end of the train). When you exit North Station you will be on Canal Street. Walk straight ahead on Valenti Way and take your first right on Friend Street. Our address is: 234 Friend Street.

From South Station:
Take the Red line inbound to Downtown Crossing, change to the Orange line to
North Station (correct exit will be at the end of the train). When you exit North Station you will be on Canal Street. Walk straight ahead on Valenti Way and take your first right on Friend Street. Our address is: 234 Friend Street.

Tax is not included in the rates shown online.

Nearest airport: Logan Airport, 3.2 miles