HI Impact Hostels

It’s easy to be a sustainable traveler when your destination is environmentally and socially responsible. Check out how some of our hostels are inviting guests to join them in making a HI impact in the local community:

HI San Francisco

HI Boston

Martin Luther King Day march in San Francisco
In San Francisco, our 3 hostels make it easy to make
a positive social impact – especially if you’re there on
January 16.
What do you get when you combine 17 changemakers,
creatives, and developers from 10 countries in a hostel
for 48 hours? Hack For 2030!

HI New York City

HI Portland Hawthorne

Volunteer with HI NYC local partners
For travelers who really want to pack their impact,
HI NYC invites guests to volunteer with one of their
local partners.
This hostel infuses sustainability into its core. So it
should come as no surprise that they have big plans
for Earth Hour, Earth Day, and World Environment Day.

HI Point Montara Lighthouse

HI Washington DC

HI Point Montara Lighthouse hostel
In their natural state, the gardens at HI Point Montara
Lighthouse hostel are a tangle of greenery made up
of coastal succulents and little optimistic wildflowers.
HI Washington DC makes it easy to absorb the rich
culture that defines the nation’s capital.

HI Cape & Islands

Hyannis hostel by the water
Ditch the car, soak up the sun, and immerse yourself
in the stunning natural beauty of the Cape and