OFF THE BEATEN PATH: HOSTELS & ALTERNative accommodations in downtown boston
For travelers seeking non-hotel based lodgings in downtown, Hostelling International Boston (lobby/coffee shop shown below) is conveniently located at 19 Stuart St., adjacent to the Theater District, Boston Common, and Chinatown. Contact 617-536-9455 for reservations info.
Airbnb, the highly-popular website that allows travelers to rent space from private individuals for short-term stays, features numerous listings on its downtown Boston page.
For apartment and condo listings within the Downtown Boston BID area, please visit the residential section of BID's Real Estate Listings.