HI Bethel

in the beautiful state of Maine
  • outside of Bethel Hostel
  • bethel stream along appalachian trail
  • HI Bethel lounge
  • two boys playing on ping pong table outside Bethel Hostel

For Unbeatable Maine Lodging, Consider HI Bethel Youth Hostel Near the Appalachian Trail

Bethel is located in the western part of Maine about 70 miles from the coast, in an area of rugged mountains, remote lakes, swift streams and rivers, and intriguing forests. The White Mountain National Forest is a mere step away, the Androscoggin River within spitting distance, and the Appalachian Trail just ten miles from our hostel door.

A Maine Hostel Ideal for Outdoor Adventuring

This area of Maine is perfect for outdoor adventures. Stay at this youth hostel with like-minded young travelers and soak in the great outdoors. Popular activities include:
• Bicycling, either on road or by more rugged mountain bikes
• Hiking along the famous Appalachian Trail, tailored to the skill level and needs of the party - from easy to blisteringly tough!
• Canoeing, either on local lakes or the Androscoggin River; the waters are perfect for families and folks with little (or even no) experience
• Fishing is fabulous all summer in the area; small mouth bass and trout are the most commonly fished species, either from shore or a boat
For those with less active tastes, or to fill in summer evenings, the BIG adventure center has Laser Tag, indoor climbing, mini golf and a water slide. This cheap hostel is also perfect for groups who want to combine Maine hostelling with outdoor adventuring. In addition to offering affordable Maine lodging, we can work with you to design the perfect vacation or stay.

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  • Common room(s)
  • Credit card accepted
  • Groups welcome
  • Individual traveller welcome
  • Internet access
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lockers available
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Sheets in price
  • Smoking room/area
  • TV room
  • Suitable for wheelchair users
  • Leisure facilities nearby
  • Main attractions nearby
  • River nearby

Address & Contact

HI Bethel
646 West Bethel Rd
Bethel Maine 04217
Phone 1 (207) 357-0273
GPS 44.405749, -70.855347

More Information

Bed Capacity
> Total Beds 15
> 1 Bed Rooms 4
> 2 Bed Rooms 2
> 3 Bed Rooms 1
> 5 Bed Rooms 4
> 6+ Bed Rooms 4

Opening Times
> Check-in 5pm-10pm
> Check-out 10am
> All Year

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