Hostelling International USA is a nonprofit membership organization that provides you with a wide range of benefits, including:
- Access to more than 4,000 hostels in over 80 countries worldwide.
- Access to nearly 60 hostel locations in the United States.
- Savings up to 70% on international phone calls, free e-mail access, voicemail and travel information through eKit.
- HI-USA members now get basic international travel insurance coverage and discounts on optional upgrades
- Worldwide access to commission-free currency exchange.
Travelex offers Hostelling International members a discount on currency purchases at retail locations. Members save 50% off Commission at Travelex retail locations throughout the US when members show their Hostelling International cards.
- A free second night stay offer at participating HI-USA hostels. hiusa.org/secondnight
- Discounts on Trek America - Valid for bookings made directly with TrekAmerica, HI offer must be mentioned at time of booking and can not be used in conjunction with any other promotional discount. This offer is valid only for the Hostelling International member.
- A free directory of all U.S. hostels, upon request
- Discounts available across the USA.
- Worldwide discounts in restaurants, retail stores, and attractions and more.
- An online newsletter, HI-USA Travelbytes, emphasizing travel tips.
- Access to programs and activities at local hostels and councils (local chapters).
Membership Types and Costs
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Membership Sheet and Insurance Description of Benefits
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