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Hostelling International - Baltimore

17 West Mulberry Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 (Downtown)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights and had a reasonably good experience. Arrived and was told to wait, so had to sit around with my bags for quite a while, while I think they changed shifts. Ended up having to go back and ask if I could check I'm yet, but was smooth from there. Was in a 10 bed dorm,... More 

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Coutras, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I wish I could have stayed longer in the hostel. The hostel is in a beautiful old mansion, but has been completely refurbished and everything is brand new. As soon as you come in, you feel at home and cosy. All the facilities are beautiful and useful. Nice living-room with great movies, a piano, books, couches, a game room, a... More 

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San Pedro Sula, Honduras
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

prices are reasonable, it is kept clean. staff was friendly. conveniently located in the downtown area, so it's very close to bars and restaurants if you're into the nightlife like me. not very good for the budget traveler though.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Although old this hostel is perfectly clean and the staff are lovely. We thoroughly enjoyed our FREE pancakes with melted chocolate and blueberries every morning. Don't miss the street art tour run by the hostel of Baltimore's open walls project and get the light rail out to Hampden for arty quirky shops, good coffee, cupcakes and antique&vintage shops. Also a... More 

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Ronneby, Sweden
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87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I stayed only one night in the city and the location for the hostel is very good. Lots of things to see in the area. Some of the streets around the area might be a bit dodgy at night time though. I stayed in one of the dorms and I can't really say it's something special. They had lockers, free... More 

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Staff were lovely; very friendly, helpful and efficient. The rooms were old, extremely hot (aircon was poor), with bad beds which were very uncomfortable because of the plastic matress and pillow protectors. As previously mentioned, there were not enough bathrooms/showers for the number of people. The common area was the exception to this as it was large, spacious and full... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful, clean hostel in a great location. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful, and I loved the vibe of the place! Wish I could have stayed more than two nights, would highly recommend it to everyone!

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78 reviews 78 reviews
29 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

we stayed here in baltimore for 2 nights only. everywhere is expensive and we found the only hostel in town. the hostel is a very large house, check in is at 2pm but they can store your bags for you in the basement. we stayed in a 8 mixed dorm, the room was nice and big, the bathroom could do... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

When I entered Hostel International in Baltimore, I thought I was in New York in a down-to-Earth laid-back Brooklyn pad. I've stayed at other New York hostels but none have come close to how great it feels to walk up to the front door at 17 W. Mulberry St in Baltimore, MD. I actually smile when I'm walking up to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

But I guess thats not a bad thing. Even though they own the hostelling market the price is fair. The staff are ok, one young dude with a beard was nice to talk to... the rest were helpful enough. Location is great, 15mins walk from harbour, 20 to sports stadiums. Wifi is pretty good. The bedrooms are spacious but the... More 

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Address: 17 West Mulberry Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
Location: United States > Maryland > Baltimore > Downtown
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Number of rooms: 8
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