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Hostelling International USA (HI USA) is a nonprofit, member organization founded on an enduring belief in the power of travel to foster a deeper understanding of people, places, and the world around.

A Historic Brand, Looking Forward

As the nation’s oldest and largest hostel brand, HI USA hosts more than 1 million overnights annually across 30 hostels, with guests from more than 100 countries.

For over 80 years, HI USA has provided a network of affordable hostels in converted mansions, reinvented lighthouses, and historic urban buildings across the country. HI USA is part of Hostelling International, a collection of over 4,000 hostels in more than 80 countries with roots stretching back to the beginning of the hostelling movement more than 100 years ago.

A leader in sustainable travel, HI USA embraces a triple-pillar approach to our operations and programs, spanning environmental, social, and financial stewardship.

Press Kit

Download our Annual Report, access our CEO bio and head shot, request hostel photos, and more.

Press Kit

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In the News

Find our latest press releases, as well as our top media coverage.


Environmental Sustainability

Review our Environmental Impact Report, learn about our Million Gallon Challenge to conserve water, and more.


Quick Facts

Get a quick summary of who we are, what we do, and our impact.

Quick Facts

Press Contact

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