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Surf City Hostel

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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Travelling through the USA you come by so many different hostels, by which the Surf City Hostel was the best of all of them. It is not a huge hostel, as some, but it has charme and you really get to know the people staying...More

1  Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The hostel is in a busy place at night, with a not very good energy. But the people were nice to me. The breakfast is simple and unfortunately you cant rely on putting your food in the refrigerator. I kept a bread and cream chease...More

1  Thank Gysele B
Reviewed 27 November 2016

My experience of Surf City Hostel has always been a good one. Over the years having travelled from New York to Los Angeles I was always warmly received by the manager a very nice lady from France. In addition the atmosphere was always casual and...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I did not look into the hostel much when I booked it, so it was a surprising and very welcome surprise to see it was almost ON the beach. The beach at Hermosa is full of volleyball nets and surfers, and the neighbourhood is very...More

Thank Mara V
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Worst hostel I"ve ever stayed in. Told I'd lose not just my deposit but the entire amount of the stay, I came in around 9 pm, and was told to pay for parking in the lot behind the hostel, then park many blocks away for...More

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Price range
US$38 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms
80
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Location
United States > California > Hermosa Beach
Also Known As
Surf City Hotel Hermosa Beach
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Lukas M
13 February 2018|
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I have a 9 yr old child is it safe is there a minimum age required to stay there
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Response from Adrian R | Reviewed this property |
There is no space for pets as well as the entrance to the hostal is by stairs since the reception and rooms are upper the second floor. So, is not pet friendly and not suitable for persons that can't walk the stairs.
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"The Wifi works down near the common areas. the TV room and kitchen and in the hallway."
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"3rd floor rooms are quieter as there is a loud bar on the first floor"
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"If you want a quieter room, ask for a 3rd floor room away from the front of the building"
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"My room (shared, 6 girls) had a private bathroom, not sure if I had to pay extra for it but not all rooms..."
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