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The Burlington Hostel

53 Main St Fl 2, Burlington, VT 05401-8407
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53 Main St Fl 2, Burlington, VT 05401-8407 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Concierge
Business Center
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

I will try to make this quick! This was my only second hostel. I didn't care for the curtains and no doors, I think that is a safety issue since anyone can be let up "pretending" to inquire on a room. The staff is very...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank DavisFamilyBayboro
Reviewed September 9, 2018

The hostel itself was cosy, I really enjoyed the 'make your own' waffles and complimentary oatmeal. Something different from the usual cereal and toast in hostels! I was disappointed with the staff, they were all young and had that 'don't care' attitude. The main common...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank KayE408
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Beyond being highly economical and a great hostel experience, the Burlington Hostel is a great place to be. The people who work there make an effort to have the hostel be a community of people from all walks of life, and from all over the...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank Ryan L
Reviewed April 18, 2018

I´ve worked at 2 hostels and stayed at 100 plus in my travels: This is one of the worst hostels I have ever stayed at. The bathrooms and showers havent been cleaned in ages, with caked up fecal matter in the toilet bowl and food...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank Jason M
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Everything you need for an economic way to visit Burlington. Typical hostel accommodations (bunk beds, showers down hall, etc.), but location is ideal... halfway between Church Street Marketplace and the Lake Champlain waterfront activities. Staff is super helpful and available 24-7. Community room is huge...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Description
Affordable Community style Lodging in Vermont- Only $40 per night/bed - Burlington Hostel is situated two blocks from Church Street & two blocks from Lake Champlain. We offer accommodation for the young and More older travelers who come to enjoy our geography, climate, culture, cuisine, attractions, or work opportunities, and who are on a budget or simply prefer the clean social multi-cultural hostel accommodations. Our hostel has an attractive & comfortable atmosphere, friendly, caring & helpful personnel, nearby coffee shops, natural food stores, yoga studios, attractions, events, and numerous transportation options for our guests. The location is ideal for arriving, exploring, and departing guests. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Number of rooms
7
Price range
$57 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Vermont > Burlington
Hotel class
Number of rooms
7
Price range
$57 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Vermont > Burlington
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"Call the Hostel directly rather than book through a service. Talking to the helpful staff is the best way..."
C8019HDryanl
Jul 6, 2018
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"Book a female-only, male-only, or co-ed dorm, depending on your wishes."
RLMorris14
Oct 6, 2017
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"Doesn't really matter which room you pick considering its mostly one big room with curtains separating..."
flowernomad
Sep 11, 2017
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"Bring earplugs"
sburgess92
Jun 28, 2017
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