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White Mountains Hostel

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Whilst this isn't the swankiest hostel I've ever stayed in and they could really use some new dishcloths, I thoroughly enjoyed staying here. The staff are delightful and it has a real old school YHA feel as it's small and intimate. Rooms are basic but nice enough with huge piles of spare blankets. And there are lovely touches like a...

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This was my first time staying at a hostel, and I loved it. Just the bare necessities after a long day of hiking or skiing. Friendly environment. Great for those days when you are just too tired to drive home. Great for low maintenance travelers.

Thank Leah N
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We stayed at this hostel for only one night. Its a small hostel which I like and the vibe was positive. The rooms are small and clean. The bathrooms were not crowded and also clean. For this region it is the best you can get for this price! We loved staying in the White Mountains and the hostel had everything...

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

My climbing partner and I visited off season, so it was quiet, but we had a wonderful experience. We have both traveled extensively and enjoy the hostel environment. This place was clean, cue and well maintained by the owners who are young, but caring and engaged. Highly recommend and we would stay here again.

Thank Matt G
West Baldwin, Maine
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Reserved a room for 4 girls, with 4 beds. Morning of the day we were going to stay at the hostel, the receptionist texted us and said 3 of us would be sleeping in one room, and 1 of us would be in another, ,seeing as the hostel was entirely booked that weekend. Told her that wasnt our reservation, as...

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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 nights in a double room on the hostel. Although inexpensive it did not hold up with our expectations. The room carpet was old and looked dirty, there was only one small lamp in the room, hard for reading in the evening. Wifi did not work in the room, only at the front desk/ entry, probably because so...

Thank Corinna H
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We stayed in a private room and we learnt that a bathroom partially opened is an euphemism for shared bathroom. The laundry area was outside our room. When I saw that, I asked if we could have another room, but check-in starts at 4pm and at 5pm, we were told there was no more vacancy. At 9pm the reception closes....

Thank Julia S
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We spent a few nights here and loved it! The location was great, just a short drive from the busier North Conway where the supermarkets, shops and outlet mall are. The hostel itself was very clean. We were there during weekdays when it was quieter. Rooms are scattered on all three stories. We stayed on the 2nd floor. The room...

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I used this a my base on trips up from MA. It's a great spot! Old New England charm with lots of friendly folks I've met through the years. It's in a great location if you want to head back on the Kanc Hwy or into N Conway in the morning. Super grateful to have this place up there! Friendly...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Its tough to be the White Mountains Hostel for location, cleanliness and value. Its a few miles south of North Conway (restaurants, shopping, etc.), but there are some night local places within walking distance for meals. The hostel has a full kitchen for guest use, and on this particular Saturday night the owners had cooked up several trays of veggie...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hostel has 5 bunk rooms with 28 beds and 5 private rooms. There is big common kitchen and common dinning and meeting area. The hostel is super clean and friendly place to stay. We specialize in groups of 15-40 people. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White Mountains Hostel

Address: 36 Washington St, Conway, NH 03818-6042 (Formerly Albert Lester Memorial Hostel)
Region: United States > New Hampshire > White Mountains > Conway
Price Range: $45 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — White Mountains Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“We stayed in Room 5, great for 2-3 people”
mattgL5919NN, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you're open the bunk beds take advantage of the low prices. The guests I've bunked with are always respectful and quite.”
Austin_Coffin, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
“all the rooms are pretty much the same except some are more private than others”
themusicaldynamo, 30 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Bunkroom # 2 is on the ground floor. Other bunkrooms are on the 2nd floor.”
jooy, 1 Dec 2014 | Read review
“If looking for a private room, choose #10 (one queen and one twin bed) instead of #9 (one double and one twin with a pillar in the middle of the room). Dorm-style rooms are nice and have private lockers for each guest.”
KellyC899, 23 Aug 2014 | Read review
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