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    Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa Monica

    1436 2nd St, Santa Monica, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2302
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          Reviewed 25 August 2014

          I would recommend this hostel to anyone who is looking for a cheap place to stay. It is in a great location, the hostel is very modernised and clean. It is great for people of all ages, it is not aimed at the younger generation....More

          Thank Danielle J
          Response from mainplace, General Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 8 September 2014

          Thanks for mentioning all of things we love about our hostel too...especially how great the staff is!

          Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

          As two underage girls travelling the states this was our first ever hostel stay. It was a pleasant surprise! Staff were friendly, location was absolutely perfect, rooms were fine, bathrooms were fine and we had no problems at all. Only complaint is the heat in...More

          Thank lauramt18
          Response from mainplace, General Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 8 September 2014

          Thank you for choosing us for your first hostel experience! No problems while you are traveling is always good. I hope you tell your friends about us so that we can show them all a hostel can offer.

          Reviewed 23 August 2014

          I've had a nice 5 days stay in a private room, which was big enough and clean. The room wasn't as bright as I like but it had air conditioning and was more comfortable than I expected. You can get towels at the reception for...More

          Thank 1991_francesca
          Response from mainplace, General Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 8 September 2014

          Thanks for mentioning what a great value we are. The average hotel price in Santa Monica in the summer is over $300 a night - so we are great option for the budget traveler.

          Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

          HI couldn't have been better! I had just arrived from Sydney and had not set up accommodation yet so I checked the Internet for hostels. I just needed somewhere to get my bearings and get some rest! I didn't sleep much on the plane. I...More

          1  Thank chalmdaddy
          Response from mainplace, General Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 8 September 2014

          That is so cool that you landed at our doors your first night in America! Our staff loves to greet people from all over....it's what motivates us to show our best.

          Reviewed 15 August 2014

          I've grown to have tremendous faith in the Hostelling International brand. My first stay with them in Sydney was amazing, and so when I needed a cheap place to stay, I looked up the HI in Los Angeles. I didn't even consider the location when...More

          Thank Rebecca B
          Response from mainplace, General Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 8 September 2014

          You described Santa Monica perfectly - "heaven"! This area can take your breath away. We look forward to your next visit!

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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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?
          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
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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?
          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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