HI Hyannis, voted Best HI hostel in North America 2012 and always highly rated, is a great base for exploring Cape Cod. Located on Hyannis harbor. the hostel is 1km (0.6 mi) from the Hyannis transportation center, served by regional and local bus service, and a short walk from the ferry docks, where boats travel to and from Nantucket and Marths'a VIneyard. Hostellers can walk to Hyannis' busy Main Street within minutes, or to the Kennedy Museum and Monument.
This newly renovated hostel has private rooms, 6-bed dorms, fully equipped kitchen, indoor and outdoor common areas, guest computer, free wifi, and complimentary simple breakfast. Bed linens and a bath towel are included in the price.
2017 dates: May 19-October 8
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Book Exchange
- Free Breakfast
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Steam Room
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels Included
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Cancellation is 48 hours.
We are Membership organization. Non-Members will be charged an additional $3 per night - this amount will be added upon arrival as needed.
There is a 7-night maximum stay per guest per calendar year.
Please note that guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. All guests must present a valid government-issued photo ID upon check-in.
NOTE: We do not accept online group bookings of 10 or more people and you must contact the hostel directly if you want to make a booking for a group, as supplemental group reservation policies and prices will apply. If you decide to make a booking for your group anyway through individual bookings we retain the right to cancel your booking without a refund of your deposit. groups.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
We suggest Google maps or Mapquest for mapping the journey. From all points off Cape Cod: Cross at the Sagamore Bridge. Continue on route 6 (Mid-Cape Highway) approximately 13 miles. Take exit 6 to MA-132 (Iyannough Rd) toward Barnstable/Hyannis. At the traffic circle, take the 2nd exit onto Barnstable Rd. Barnstable Rd becomes Ocean St. The hostel will be about one mile from the traffic circle, on the right.
For bus service, take the Plymouth and Brockton Bus from South Station in Boston and get off at the Hyannis Transportation Center. From New York City and Providence RI, take the Peter Pan Bus to the Hyannis Transportation Center. Local bus service to the Transportation Center is also available from Falmouth/Woods Hole, Eastham/Orleans, and Truo/Provincetown.
It is a 0.8 mi walk from the Hyannis Transportation Center to the hostel (see map below). Or, catch the free Hyannis Trolley to the Ocean Street ferry docks(seasonal service only - check website for details) and walk across the street to the Hostel.