1. We are a volunteer group that supports Hostelling International USA. This website is a starting point for inquiries about Hostelling International brand hostels.

2. We host a monthly travel discussion group in Altamonte Springs, FL, the 4th Wednesday of each month. See our page "Conversation Cafe (travel discussion group)" on this website for more information.

3. We maintain the website www.hiflorida.org for the benefit of the general public

4. We maintain a Bulk mailing system to provide information to Florida members about HI-USA.

5. Occasionally, we organize trips to Hostels to

  • Introduce new or prospective members to the Hostel experiences.
  • Expose our current HI members to new hostels.
  • To provide a gathering experience to our current HI members.

Hostel Reservations information

For making hostel reservations in the USA, the URL is www.hiusa.org.
For making hostel reservations worldwide, the URL is www.hihostels.com.