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Hostelling International - Richmond

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

This has to be one of the nicest hostels one could ever stay at. Super clean, nice common areas (and kitchen), great staff and great location. There are a lot of "little" touches that you wouldn't expect at a hostel. Things like a light free...More

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Response from HIRichmond, Public Relations Manager at Hostelling International - RichmondResponded 25 April 2018

We're glad to hear you enjoyed all the little (and big!) things we do to make this hostel one of the best! We'd love to see you again sometime. -Brooke, Community Engagement Coordinator

Reviewed 8 October 2017

I first stayed in the hostel on a bike tour. Fast-forward a few years and I was traveling south and decided to stop to bike along the Virginia Capital Trail. I am past the age for hostels, but this one was great value in a...More

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Response from Ethan A, General Manager at Hostelling International - RichmondResponded 7 November 2017

Wow! So happy to have had you come back, we look forward to hosting you again on all of your biking adventures! -Ethan, General Manager

Reviewed 9 August 2017

We traveling from NC to Washington DC and decide to stay 1 night in Richmond. We (2 adults and 2 children) book family room. It was clean, quite and comfort for us. Very friendly personal and good enough location. We can recommend this place for...More

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Response from Ethan A, General Manager at Hostelling International - RichmondResponded 9 August 2017

I am so glad that you enjoyed our space and would recommend it to others!

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Our family of 3 stayed in a private room with private bathroom. The room had amazing floor to ceiling windows and was possibly the most attractive hostel bedroom we've ever encountered. The common area was very welcoming and comfortable, the communal kitchen was expansive and...More

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Response from Ethan A, General Manager at Hostelling International - RichmondResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you so much for your great review! We have been so grateful to host families, friends and hostellers from all over the world!

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Maybe I just haven't stayed in a hostel for a while, but I was so pleasantly surprised by how lovely and clean and amazing this place is. I was traveling to the Richmond area to do a weekend trail run, and we showed up to...More

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Response from Ethan A, General Manager at Hostelling International - RichmondResponded 18 May 2017

I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed our hostel! We put a lot of thought into how to make our guests as comfortable as possible, so I'm happy to see it's working! We do have breakfast every day of the week, so I...More

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HI Richmond is located in the historic Otis Elevator Building in downtown Richmond with a mix of 4- and 6- bed dorms and private rooms. The completely renovated hostel retains the charming details of the original ...More building while incorporating the modern features and amenities travelers desire like free WiFi, breakfast, coffee and tea. Less
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Emily A
30 September 2016|
Response from Ethan A | Property representative |
We do not have our own parking spaces, but there is plenty of street parking around the hostel. Feel free to ask our front desk for specifics when you arrive! -Ethan, General Manager
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"I've stayed on the 2nd floor, but I have a feeling they are all good."
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