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    Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa Monica

    1436 2nd St, Santa Monica, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2302
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          US$113
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          Overview
          • Excellent33%
          • Very good47%
          • Average13%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible3%
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          “pub crawl” (23 reviews)
          “bed dorm” (15 reviews)
          “hi hostel” (11 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Self-Serve Laundry
          Free Parking
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 6 February 2015

          Great location as it is close to the beach and shops. Staff were very friendly and helpful and were very happy to answer all of our questions. There were a few things though that were a let down. Showers were luke warm first thing in...More

          Thank Nz1986
          Response from mainplace, Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 19 February 2015

          Thanks for taking the time to write a review for us Nz1986. We're sorry to hear that you had a few issues. During the mornings, there are a lot of people utilizing the showers and our water heaters have to work over time. This can...More

          Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

          This is a very good hostel. The location is fantastic and value for money is incomparable to anything else in the area. This is clear when you see the variety of guests who check in - legit backpackers, travelling party-goers, oldies, young families with kids......More

          3  Thank MarcPT
          Response from mainplace, Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 3 February 2015

          Marc, thank you for taking the time to give us such a comprehensive review! Santa Monica really does have it all doesn't it? We're happy that we could help you enjoy everything our beautiful city has to offer. We'd also like to take this time...More

          Reviewed 19 January 2015

          all the rooms where we normally stay in Westwood were booked so my lady suggested something we had always wanted to try, a Hostel. We looked up the one closest to Westwood and found this place in Santa Monica three blocks from the beach. We...More

          1  Thank SurFun5389
          Response from mainplace, Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 4 February 2015

          Jim, thank you for not only giving HI-Santa Monica a try, but also for giving us a great review! We host guests of all ages, from 6 years old all the way to 90+! If there's one thing we've learned it's that you're never too...More

          Reviewed 6 January 2015

          Can't really give this hostel any bad feedback other than the rooms were pretty hot in the night! Decent vibe in the hostel. Good chill out spot with a big tv and a nice outside area. Pub crawl was pretty awesome and easy to meet...More

          Thank Luke B
          Response from mainplace, Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 4 February 2015

          Thanks for the feedback Luke! Summer time is our busiest season and when the rooms are at capacity it can definitely get a little stuffy, but we do our best to keep the climate at a level that keeps everyone comfortable. Still, we want you...More

          Reviewed 1 January 2015 via mobile

          I stayed here for 1 night and it was great. The beds are comfortable and have great pillows, the bathrooms were clean and the staff was very friendly and helpful. I also liked the events they had planned throughout the week everything from pub crawls...More

          Thank Kathleen F
          Response from mainplace, Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 4 February 2015

          Kathleen, thank you for the great feedback! We hope that you got to enjoy a few of our activities and that you were able to catch some rays down at the beach. Please come in and see us again soon!

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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$62 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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          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?
          24 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
          Hey!! I was interested in staying here but was wondering what the best way to get to Disneyland is from here ? Thanks?
          18 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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          "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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