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    ITH Beach Bungalow Surf Hostel

    707 Reed Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-3961
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    • Excellent57%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Reviewed 20 May 2011

    The building is falling apart, the guests are disrespectful, and the staff are unhelpful. It would be bearable if it was 15 bucks, but 35!? Go elsewhere.

    6  Thank Reviewer311
    Reviewed 16 May 2011

    I stayed here during the start of December 2010 and it was not a good experience. The place is filthy and I mean filthy. The best thing the owners could do is bulldose the entire place and start from scratch because it is in a...More

    3  Thank fruges12
    Response from BananaBungalowSD, Guest Relations Manager at ITH Beach Bungalow Surf HostelResponded 11 December 2011

    So you hated us so much that you extended for an extra night??????? You extended whilst well aware that we do not refund extensions because we are such a massively popular hostel that we sell out every night for much of the year. Which means...More

    Reviewed 5 April 2011

    This is about the BEST in hostel travel. Ryan, Kevin, and the crew at The Banana made my stay incredibly smooth. I was traveling on a mix of business and leisure and this spot was the key to a good trip. I stayed two nights...More

    Thank underbrain
    Reviewed 24 March 2011

    I definitely recommend this hostel! I have travelled a lot during the past few years and so have stayed in many hostels, and I must say that Banana Bungalow San Diego is by FAR the BEST hostel I have ever stayed at!! It was so...More

    3  Thank madelynanne
    Reviewed 4 February 2011

    The staff are awesome and made us feel at home right from the start. The location is better than any of us have ever come across - right on the beach. Weather not too great the first day or two (but it was January) but...More

    Thank Hanzz83
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$32 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 10
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    • San Diego >
    • Pacific Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Banana Bungalow San Diego Hotel San Diego
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    Linda H
    24 July 2017|
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    Response from Bobby D | Property representative |
    Hey! Our number is posted below. Thanks, 858-412-5878
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    simon_o_uk
    23 August 2015|
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    Response from Bobby D | Property representative |
    Hi, We do offer a few parking spots which are paid for at reception. Otherwise, there are some free spots along the street and a nearby parking garage. Thanks!
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    bobxcore
    12 May 2015|
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    Response from Bobby D | Property representative |
    Hi! Our private rooms have their own bathrooms and offer a full size bed and a bunk bed. Thanks!
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    "If you want to sleep well, ask for a bunk bed away from toilet/ external door."
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    "If you prefefer bottom bunk, maybe helpful to request."
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    "Don't get a private dorm, choose a big dorm and you will meet more awesome travelers."
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