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If you're looking for an affordable place to stay in Philadelphia, there are 430 accommodation options here to pick from, including hostels. No two hostels look identical, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature the following:
Hostels are a great way to stay in Philadelphia for a good value, so you can save your money for exploring. You can check out the museums and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.
Ready to book a hostel in town? These options have the best reviews from our guests and could be a good place to look first:
Apple Hostels - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of 2nd St. Station. You can take advantage of free continental breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a nightclub. Rooms come with free toiletries and hair dryers.
City House Hostel Philadelphia - 2-minute walk from 2nd St. Station for easy access to public transit. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and 24-hour check-in. Rooms come with showers.
City House Hostel Old City Philly - Located within a 10-minute walk of Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall. Property features include free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with showers.
Good weather's always better when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats that might be helpful:
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You'll find the nearest airport in Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), located 11.8 mi (19 km) away. Once you're on the ground, you may want to use public transit during your trip. You can walk to nearby metro stations including City Hall Station, 13th St. Station, and Walnut Locust Station. To explore more of the surrounding area, take a train from Philadelphia 30th St Station, Philadelphia University City Station, or Philadelphia Temple University Station.