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HI Madison Hostel

Temporarily Closed

Out of an abundance of care, the hostel is temporarily closed. We look forward to reopening this summer.

141 South Butler St, Madison, WI 53703
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Get to Know HI Madison

Looking for a cozy place to call home when you visit Madison, Wisconsin? Look no further than HI Madison hostel. Located in the vibrant neighborhood surrounding the impressive State Capitol Building, HI Madison makes it easy to enjoy all the city has to offer.

Chat with travelers from near and far in our common rooms, then ask our staff where you can all go get a tasty, local craft beer and some cheese curds. Whether you’re in town for a Wisconsin Badgers football game, to check out one of our city’s many Frank Lloyd Wright-designed buildings, or to enjoy the great outdoors, HI Madison is ready to help you make the most of your stay.

HI Madison


Quiet neighborhood just two blocks from downtown


Jam with new friends on our house piano and guitar


Ask us for directions to the Lake Mendota bike path or our local farmer’s market



Free WiFi

Free Breakfast

Luggage Storage

Close to Public Transit

Guest Laundry

Tours & Social Activities

Guest Kitchen

Personal Power & USB Outlets

Free Towels & Bed Sheets


The Basics

Check-in: 2 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Check-out: 10 a.m.

Room Types

Private Double

Number of Guests: 2

4 Bed Dorm

Number of Guests: 4

6 Bed Ensuite

Number of Guests: 1
Room has Ensuite bathroom

6 bed Dorm

Number of Guests: 6

Group Travel

Groups of 10 or more are required to book through our Group Sales department. We recognize that every group comes to Madison with different needs, and our Group Sales and Services team can help provide special assistance to make your experience here a unique and memorable one. All you have to do is ask! Please submit a request here for more information about booking your group at HI Madison.

Get to Know Madison

What's Nearby

Ensuite dorm at HI Madison hostel.

Wisconsin State Capitol

0.3 mi. away

Ensuite dorm at HI Madison hostel.

University of Wisconsin-Madison

1.1 mi. away

Ensuite dorm at HI Madison hostel.

Majestic Theatre

0.2 mi. away