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40 Berkeley

Hostel | 40 Berkeley Street, Boston, Massachusetts, USA MA 02116

65.1% Overall Rating

659 out of 804 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (22/10/2015)

"We were presently surprised by the value for money that we received, the friendliness of the staff,the saying goes you get what you pay for well in the past we have paid more and got less than what we received at 40…"

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wake-up calls
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Common area / room
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Outside area
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

Group bookings of more than six people must be booked through the 'Groups enquiry form' on the agency's website.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Tax Policy (payable to property)

Other Tax 14.50%

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 15:00
Latest Check-out: 11:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Boston?

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40 Berkeley is a good budget accommodation option in Boston. If you’re travelling with a large group and after somewhere to spend your Boston holiday, this is a great choice. Known for its great location, stay here if this is important to you. At 0.8km away Tufts Medical Center is close by. Make the most of its secure lockers, its Wi-Fi and its restaurant, and you’ll have an even better time in Boston. 594 out of 708 customers would recommend this Hostel to a friend. Read more

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Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Single (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Twin (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Triple (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Deluxe Double (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About 40 Berkeley

Our location is absolutely unbeatable! Located in Boston’s chic South End, and a short distance from popular spots such as the Freedom Trail, Museum of Science, New England Aquarium, Museum of Fine Arts, Quincy Market, and Faneuil Hall, 40 Berkeley offers incredible value and convenience for all travelers!

At 40 Berkeley, our aim is to make everyone, both our guests and our year-long residents, feel right at home! We offer:
• FREE popcorn
• FREE billiards
• FREE towels
• FREE luggage storage
• Movie room (complete with theater seats and FREE DVD collection!)
• Living room (complete with plush couches and a working fire place!)
• Relaxing garden patio
• Laundry machines
• Internet & printer kiosks
• 24-hour reception
• And more!

Accommodation Information

All of our rooms have access to two large shared community bathrooms on each floor, one male & one female, with private shower closets.

The majority of our rooms are private and come with a bed, desk, chair and ceiling fans. There is no air conditioning in the rooms, but the front desk is happy to provide free desk fans for a small security deposit.

Single rooms have 1 twin bed
Double rooms have 2 twin beds
Triple rooms have 3 twin beds
Quad rooms have 4 twin beds
The Full Bed is a private room with 1 full bed, and can accommodate up to 2 people.

Location Information

At 40 Berkeley, our goal is to provide guests with New England’s hippest and most affordable place to stay. Located in Boston’s historic, chic South End, and a few short blocks from Copley Square, Back Bay, and Downtown Boston, 40 Berkeley offers unbeatable value and convenience for all travelers.

We are a 5 minute walk from Back Bay Station, a 10 minute walk from Arlington Station, a 20 minute walk from South Station bus terminal, and a quick taxi ride from Logan Airport.

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