$28 per night
$28 per night
Mark Twain Hostel, Hartford, Connecticut

Mark Twain Hostel

Hartford, Connecticut - 131 Tremont Street

5 Total reviews

  • Excellent staff
  • Notably safe
  • Excellent value
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Mark Twain Hostel ... It is an insult to Mark Twain's name that this hostel is named after him. Maybe in its heyday, this hostel was nice, but it is now a fire trap and I was constantly wondering what was I breathing in when I'd pass thru the first floor. I only slept and ...

Description - Hostel

Hartford! The Gateway to New England! The hostel is located
between New York and Boston, 2 hours driving distance.
From the hostel, walk to almost everything including the world-famous rose gardens at Elizabeth Park, visit the nearby
homes of Mark Twain and Harriet Beecher Stowe, the Opera
of Connecticut, Wadsworth Atheneum, Christ Church Cathedral-one of the oldest gothic churches in the U. S.,
or the Bushnell-a major performing arts center. Cruise down
the Connecticut River on the Lady Fenwick. Enjoy East Hadddam's Goodspeed Opera House, the Air Museum at Bradley International Airport, or Gillette Castle in Hadlyme-the home of actor William Gillette, best known for his portrayal of
Sherlock Holmes. Don't miss Yale University in nearby New Haven.

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The space
  • Property type: Hostel
  • Guest rooms/units: 42
  • Year built: 1898
  • Renovated: 2002
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: $28

Double Female Dorm Male Dorm Mixed Dorm Private Quad Shared Bath Private Room Private Single Room Private Single, Shared Bath Private Triple Room Quad Queen Single Standard Studio Suite Triple Twin Vacation rental
  • Check-in: 5:00pm
  • Check-out: 10:00am

Hostel amenities

24-hr front desk Bicycle rental Children permitted Currency exchange Express checkout Internet access Internet wireless (free) Linen included Multi-lingual staff Newspapers/magazines No Smoking No curfew Open 24 Hours Parking (free) Safe deposit box Taxi service Tour/sightseeing assistance

Room amenities

A/C climate control Clock radio Coffee/tea maker Cribs available Ensuite Fax service Hairdryer Internet access Iron/ironing board Kitchenettes Lockers Microwave Non-smoking rooms Private bathroom Refrigerator Shared bathroom Showers without bath Telephone Television (cable/satellite) VCR/DVD Voltage converters


The hostel is located in the West End, the best neighborhood
district in Hartford, an area of elaborate Victorian mansions.
Within walking distance to Elizabeth Park, U-Conn Law School,
Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford Seminary( Library) etc.

Points of interest
  • CVS Pharmacy Store (3 minutes)
  • FedEx Kinko Store (4 minutes)
  • Braza Steakhouse (5 minutes)
  • Bank Of America (3 minutes)
  • Kentucky Fried Chicken (4 mins.)
  • Tisane Restaurant (3 minutes)
  • Burger King (5 minutes)
  • Ichiban Restaurant (4 minutes)
  • China House (5 minutes)
  • Whittney Pizza (4 minutes)
  • Half Door Pub (5 minutes)

Food and drink
Eating out
American. Breakfast,lunch and dinner daily.
American/Mediterranean style.
Japanese/Korean favourites. Sushi, Udon, miso soup etc..
Half Door Pub
Irish Bar and Restaurant
Murasaki Japanese Restaurant
Sushi, sashimi and salmon teriyaki, most authentic cuisine.

Price details

$28 per night

$28 for dorm room, per night per person

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaMasterCard

Available discounts

Special group rate available.

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

All major credit cards acceptable.
Cancellation policy prior 48 hours.
Lomg terms staying available, special
discount rates for weekly and monthly

Location - Hostel

131 Tremont Street
Connecticut    06105

Latitude: 41.76737, Longitude: -72.71286

How to get there

Exit 46 off I-84, right onto Sisson Ave. at second traffic light left onto Farmington Ave. Tremont Street is the fourth street on right (I-84W connects with I-91).
AIRPORT: 16 miles from Bradley International Airport. Exit 40
off I-91.
BUS/TRAIN : From Hartford Union Station downtown on Farmington Ave. Take any E bus to Tremont St. Hostel is a 25-minute walk from the train station. CT bus transit 1 block away.

Nearest airport: 16 miles to Bradley International Airport (Hartford)