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USA Hostels Ocean Beach

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
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Clinton, Mississippi
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My friend and I stayed here for a week and we had such a great time! The hostel is clean and the staff and guests are all so welcoming. The daily activities were all a lot of fun too. I would suggest this place to anyone traveling in the area.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Awesome place to stay super close to the beach, very inviting, loved the volunteers this year compared to last year. Much more kind and organized. Love that the patio was redone as well. And that everything is cleaned daily.

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We loved our stay, the rooms were clean and nice, only the bathrooms a little too small. It was everyday so fun to chill in the backyard, we made a lot of new friends and would definitely go back to this amazing hostel!

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Krakow
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Cool spacious hostel in a great location, super nice and helpful stuff, clean rooms with comfortable beds, big public space (only outdoor - consider it when comming during more chilli time). Anything you would need in a place from cool events organised by hostel stuff through renting gear with a discount prices until resting if you need it.

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Thank 124monika
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

A nice place to stay close to the beach. We met a lot of friendly people and had a great time. Unfortunately there is no place to stay inside with others and people smoke too much there! Despite that, an awesome place to stay!

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First impression and contact was very friendly and nice. Each bed has its own plug-in (usb, general plug-in). Mission Beach (prefer more than the beach next to hostel) is 5min away with the car. The downtown is 15min away (with car). The 4 room was a bit small for 4 people. The lounge is outside, so in the evening it...

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hostel was new and very clean, the staff was very friendly for the entirety of the stay. Parking was an issue as they do not have a parking lot, one night had to drive for 40 minuets one night just to find a spot. However otherwise this is a fantastic place to stay. Had a great experience with guests...

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Flagstaff, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hostel was very clean and the people were super nice! My only gripe would be that the backyard patio guests were so loud! Screaming and laughing well into the night.... sleep was difficult to catch. I loved that there were activities planned each day from yoga to pub crawls there was always something fun to get into.

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Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best hostel I've ever stayed in. Super clean, friendly staff, safe rooms, very organized about storing food and beer and luggage, two minutes walk to the beach, awesome common spaces. It was definitely a party hostel and I wasn't drinking, but that's pretty normal for a hostel. It was pretty loud (people talking late and doors slamming) so bring ear...

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USAH, Guest Relations Manager at USA Hostels Ocean Beach, responded to this review

Thanks for your stay and such a lovely review! We will be sure to share your kind words with the staff. Can't wait to host you again your next time in San Diego and we wish you great travels!

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed in this hostel for 2 nights, and I must say I really enjoyed my time. The staff was nice, always smiling and ready to help. The free breakfast, included towels as well as the beautiful patio was a nice surprise for me. I enjoyed the fact that this hostel is very secure ; they won't let anybody in...

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USAH, Guest Relations Manager at USA Hostels Ocean Beach, responded to this review

Thanks for your stay and taking the time to leave us such an awesome review! Glad you enjoyed our newly remodeled patio. :- ) We do our best to make sure the building is extremely secure and to ensure everyone enjoys the great vibes of Ocean Beach. Thanks again and hope to see you again your next time through. Safe...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With the beach just 2 blocks away, a newly remodeled hostel with all new rooms, beds, and hang out space, and a free shuttle to area attractions and downtown, there’s no better beach choice than us! Formerly Ocean Beach International Hostel, now with new owners and new management, you get the best of the Ocean Beach vibe and the amenities that USA Hostels is known for. You’ll make great memories here as we have loads of activities designed to help you make new friends and have new experiences. Join us for our beach bonfire with hot dogs and s’mores, show us your beer pong skills or relax after a day of sun and sand at our ‘family dinner’. If you want a beach break we’ll take you to the Zoo, SeaWorld, Downtown or La Jolla and even drop you off at the airport for free! Our dorm rooms feature USA Hostels exclusively-designed ‘privacy pods’ that not only provide screening from roommates but a reading light, shelf, usb plug and outlet. Free security lockers are also provided. Most rooms have a sink and some rooms are with full bath. Amenities include a FREE shuttle to the Zoo, SeaWorld and downtown. We loan out beach gear and have low cost rentals to try your hand at surfing too. We’re surrounded by restaurants, bars and shopping in the heart of Ocean Beach but also have plenty going on at the hostel to keep guests busy. Check out our list of activities and amenities below: Hostel Activities: • 4x a week free shuttle to the famous San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld, USA Hostels downtown Gaslamp location and airport • La Jolla free shuttle twice a week • Beach bonfire 2x a week with free hot dogs and American camp fave S’mores • Weekly Beer Pong tournament • Coastal bike ride tour twice weekly • Yoga class twice weekly • Weekly farmers market • Pub crawl twice weekly • Hostel dinner nights FREE Amenities including: • Daily breakfast of baked goods, oatmeal, fresh juices, fresh fruit, coffee/tea and more • WiFi • Lockers • Bed linens and bath towels • Beach towels/mats, umbrellas, chairs and coolers • Guitars, board games and foozball Discounted: • Surf lessons • Wet suit rental • Bike rental • San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld and Harbor Cruise tix ... more   less 

Additional Information about USA Hostels Ocean Beach

Address: 4961 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107-3112 (Formerly Ocean Beach International Hostel)
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Ocean Beach
Price Range: $43 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — USA Hostels Ocean Beach 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Ocean Beach International Hotel San Diego
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“The only thing I could think of would be to provide paper towels for the free standing sinks in the rooms. But they also provide towels to us, so it was not an issue. ”
 of 5 bubbles 24tianac, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Keep being awesome!!”
 of 5 bubbles MandersK512, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Nothing to recommend, rooms are clean and fine.”
 of 5 bubbles T4843PBroberte, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“6 bed room. mixed males and females together.”
 of 5 bubbles shangjiaos, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Private rooms are super clean with ensuite, mini fridge and tv - loved it!”
 of 5 bubbles GypsyChany, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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