HI Chamounix Hostel

in the beautiful state of Pennsylvania
  • back exterior of HI Philadelphia Hostel
  • front exterior HI Philadelphia Chamounix Mansion Hostel
  • 6 bed dorm room at the Philadelphia Hostel

A Philadelphia hostel in a quiet park setting

In the heart of Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park, the historic HI Philadelphia-Chamounix Mansion offers a quiet retreat within the city limits of this classic American destination.

HI Philadelphia Chamounix Mansion is a peaceful country setting away from the bustle and noise of the city, welcoming guests from across the USA and around the world. In the heart of Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park, this historic mansion has welcomed overnight guests and groups for more than 40 years. Originally built in 1802 as a country home, HI Philadelphia Chamounix Mansion rests on a scenic bluff above the Schulykill River, and is convenient to Philadelphia’s cultural and historic attractions, sporting events, hiking trails, and restaurants.

The hostel provides accommodations for individuals, families and groups, and the Carriage House across the way is an ideal facility for group accommodation. Guests enjoy free breakfast, Internet access, laundry facilities, and meeting rooms with kitchen/dining areas for workshops, retreats, and events.


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  • Air conditioning
  • Basic store available at or near the hostel
  • Common room(s)
  • Credit card accepted
  • Cycle rental available at or near the hostel
  • Games room
  • Groups welcome
  • Individual traveller welcome
  • Internet access
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lockers available
  • Luggage Store
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Sheets in price
  • Smoking room/area
  • Suitable for wheelchair users
  • Botanical centre nearby
  • Historical sites nearby
  • Leisure facilities nearby
  • River nearby
  • Shopping centre/market nearby

Address & Contact

HI Philadelphia Chamounix Mansion
3250 Chamounix Drive
Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19131
Phone 1 (215) 878-3676
Fax 1 (215) 871-4313
GPS 40.0027014, -75.1976929

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Bed Capacity
> Total Beds 80

Opening Times
> 8-11am; 4:30 pm to 2 am (curfew)
> Jan 15-Dec 15

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