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    Hostelling International Austin

    2200 S Lakeshore Blvd, Austin, TX 78741-1473
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$54
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          Overview
          • Excellent23%
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          • Average22%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible5%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          1 - 5 of 76 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          I stay at HI for one night and compared to other HI locations and hostels in general, this one does not inspire confidence. The place is old and run down, especially the shared bathrooms that were particularly nasty. The upside is that they are doing...More

          Thank Arnaud M
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          My fiance and I stayed in one of the private rooms. The bathroom was shared with another private room, but I never had to wait to use it. It was clean. The room was on the small side (exactly what I expected) with shelves for...More

          Thank Doxlace
          Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

          I stayed in this hostel for one night with TrekAmerica, hostel was clean and tidy. The hostel is not too far from acttractions and is next yo a lake. Only downside was there was not much room inside the dorm but overall i was pleased...More

          Thank Laura H
          Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

          First and foremost the place smells amazing... The restrooms felt like my own home and were clean. For the first time I could walk barefoot in the shower. True feeling of Austin charm and hospitality. The young guy at night really knows his way around...More

          Thank Daniel G
          Reviewed 3 January 2017

          Came down for new years to check out 6th street and downtown Austin. Loved our stay! The hostel is beautifully situated right by the ladybird lake trail that we walked round on new years day. So pretty! The hostel has a nice communal area with...More

          Thank Chloe T
          Firehouse Hostel and Lounge
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$31 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 6
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          "The private room was great"
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          "If staying in a private room, ask that you don't get put in room 5. Room wasn't true to pictures and..."
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          "Make sure you book in the 6 bed dorm room, otherwise you will be stuck in a 14 bed dorm"
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