About HI Philadelphia Chamounix Mansion 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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