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    Hostelling International San Diego Downtown

    521 Market St, San Diego, CA 92101
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    Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

    I was at the hostel to attend a conference. I stayed in a four-bed female only dormroom that unfortunately did not have a wash basin. This would have been handy to eliminate the trip to the washroom for brushing teeth. The washrooms are clean, provide...More

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    Response from Judith_AGM, Manager at Hostelling International San Diego DowntownResponded 4 May 2017

    Thank you for all the great feedback. We are always looking to see where we can improve. We hope to see you again in the future!

    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    I stayed here alone, sharing a room with around 5 other girls. This hostel is perfect if you're travelling alone. Staff are really friendly and willing to help with any problems you have. Location is in walking distance of everything, only downside is that it...More

    Thank Emma T
    Response from Judith_AGM, Manager at Hostelling International San Diego DowntownResponded 23 March 2017

    We are really glad you enjoyed your stay! We hope to see you again in the future :)

    Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

    One night only but well worth it! I took the aeroport bus (992; short ride) and walked over to this easy-to-find location in the midst of the action. The staff were open and helpful. I was impressed with how close it was to WALK to...More

    Thank Cp W
    Response from Judith_AGM, Manager at Hostelling International San Diego DowntownResponded 15 February 2017

    Thank you for your review!! We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again in the future!

    Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

    This is a hostel that have tons of details thought for travelers. Every day they organize a special tour, good enough breakfast (the best exception was that for 2 days the juice machine wasn't working). The price is smilar to a hotel with no housekeeping....More

    Thank PaulaGR
    Response from Judith_AGM, Manager at Hostelling International San Diego DowntownResponded 10 February 2017

    We are so glad to here you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you again in the future! Cheers,

    Reviewed 28 December 2016

    SHABBOS FRIENDLY! Unable to open the room door or take the elevator during for religious reasons, the staff helped me to not break Shabbos. Hot water dispenser in the kitchen made a cup of tea possible (they provide dishes but it's easy bring your own...More

    Thank Karen S
    Response from Judith_AGM, Manager at Hostelling International San Diego DowntownResponded 8 January 2017

    Thank you for the lovely review! We always try to make sure that our guests needs are met. We look forward to seeing you again in the future!

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Price range
    • US$48 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    3 March 2017|
    Response from Judith_AGM | Property representative |
    Hi, Check-in time is anytime after 3pm. In a private room it is possible to check-in late in the evening. Just make sure to contact us before so that we can expect your arrival.
    15 August 2015|
    Response from norcalitaliana | Property representative |
    Greetings ajs202, There is parking nearby. The two closest parking options are the Park It On Market garage (on Market between 6th and 7th), and the LAZ Parking Lot (on Market between 7th and 8th). The Garage parking is... More
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    "Just the rooms on the kitchen floor would be the best to stay in."
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    "2nd floor rooms are great for nearby TV room, laundry room & computers while 3rd floor is practical for..."
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    "Private rooms are available!"
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    "Get a room away from the street or do NOT stay here. You won't be able to sleep."
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