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Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa Monica

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pub crawl”(22 reviews)
“bed dorm”(16 reviews)
“hi hostel”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Talk about convenient, this would be at least $200 a night at a hotel maybe even more. There is lots of help and information. they have computers and a movie lounge area. They have tours that leave here. It's within walking distance of the 3rd...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the heart of Santa Monica, a stones throw from the beach, one cannot find a better deal. Great staff, clean and recently renovated facilities, it seemed to me a great way to interact with international travelers. Wide range of ages, all friendly but...More

Thank CoolLoon
Reviewed 2 January 2018

I went there in June 2017. I changed couple of places before . But everyone was talking about how you must stay in Santa Monica because its so great . BIG mistake . This hostel is ok-is. Pro Its pretty clean . Many facilities ....More

Thank Tudor C
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I stayed at this hostel for 4 nights. A very chilled out atmosphere with lots of activity areas. Check in was fast. It's very close to the market area and pier. Plus, you get to meet people from all over the world.

Thank JanuaryTheFourteenth
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

As always the hi hostel is very clean and the staff is very nice. The bathrooms were just remodeled so they are very clean. Even though some of the showers are just dripping so that it's hard to wash your long hair. But if you...More

Thank Klaratie
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$45 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$45 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (138)
Room & Suite (77)
Dining (27)
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Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
...More
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Jack H
1 February 2017|
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Response from Catherine M | Reviewed this property |
There is a multi level carpark across the road from the hostel which is $17 for 24 hours
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Moataz M
23 November 2016|
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Response from Ahmed N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I called them before going to check if there were any rooms available and then went and paid fully in cash
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oliviah445
17 October 2016|
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Response from Jen D | Reviewed this property |
We used the tour company next door to the hostel, they run a bus daily to Disneyland. You can either buy your own ticket to Disney and then pay the tour company for the bus journey or you can buy the Disney ticket and bus as... More
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