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    Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa Monica

    1436 2nd St, Santa Monica, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2302
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          Free Parking
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 18 May 2014 via mobile

          The location of this hostel is perfect literally one block over from the beach and in the other direction one block over from a street mall. The rooms are tidy with lockers, bathrooms are massive, tidy and easy to use. There is an information centre...More

          2  Thank 15gemmad
          Reviewed 12 May 2014

          I stayed there with some friends and liked it very much. Is close to the beach and other nice locations in Santa Monica...Staff is friendly and the place is very clean...check it out....We only stayed for one night but were impress by the place...

          Thank Oskar M
          Reviewed 12 May 2014

          I'm sure this place could be a paradise but... The location is great! The staff is very kind but when a problem occurs... My experience was disappointing because when I faced a problem with a (drunk) guy, in a male dorm with his girlfriend (!),...More

          2  Thank Rigas S
          Response from mainplace, General Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa Monica

          I'm sorry you had a disappointing stay at the hostel. It sounds like the staff did respond by giving you another room but then it got confusing....did you want to move again after that? We do have a non alcohol policy that is very difficult...More

          Reviewed 10 May 2014

          I spent 4 nights at HI Santa Monica and enjoyed my stay overall. I had a slight shock on arrival with the added extras to the price....non HI member and city tax. They were in the small print on Hostel world, but I don't see...More

          Thank Katie H
          Reviewed 3 May 2014

          I had a great time at HI- Santa Monica. It felt a very safe area to be in, including the streets around always seemed safe. Being so close to the beach was an added bonus, plus being so close to the shopping area (3rd street)...More

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          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$59 - US$306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 260
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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
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          Jack H
          Hi, I'm due to stay here at the end of March. I'm looking into hiring a car when I land at LAX to assist with my travel around LA. I was wondering where the best place would be to park the car overnight as the facilities states there is no on-site parking. Where are the nearest places to park overnight and what do they charge? I'm not too keen on the idea of forking out hundreds of dollars for car parking. I'm there for 4 nights.
          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
          Moataz M
          Is it possible to check in and pay in full with cash only without a credit card or is a credit card an absolute must?
          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
          Hey!! I was interested in staying here but was wondering what the best way to get to Disneyland is from here ? Thanks?
          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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          "Try to avoid a room overlooking the entrance, just because because of any street noise"
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          "I'd expect top floor rooms to have better view"
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          "ask for the four bed dorms. You'll find them to be much more hygienic. The rest smell of sweaty balls and..."
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          "Try to ask for a room as far as possible from the elevators."
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