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USA Hostels San Diego

0.5 km from San Diego centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Breakfast included
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726 5th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Hostel always had something going on in the evenings. The hostel was right in the centre of the gas lamp district and thus was easy to get around to various locations. It was a really really enjoyable stay

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Reviewed 1 week ago

USA knows how to do Hostels is not something you usually hear. These guys have it down. Comfy beds, privacy screens, and your own plugs, super clean facilities, massive kitchen and right in the heart of the city!! Great events and friendly staff. You will not regret staying here

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Abbotsford, British Columbia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in a 6 bed dorm but it was never full. The beds were what I would expect from a hostel, in terms of comfort but it was very quiet so I slept well. I was pleasantly surprised with how clean everything was. The washrooms were cleaned multiple times throughout the day. Staff were very friendly and helpful. The...

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Oakridge, Oregon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed my stay. Staff was friendly, and it was very clean. They had a laundry and served a good breakfast too. Only drawback was the room was a bit hot and stuffy and the fan was often turned off if people didn't look when turning on and off room lights. Shuttle was a plus and very convenient.

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Collegien, France
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nice place, close to the principal san diego place. In the center of gaslamp, maybe a litlle bit noisy du to the street. Free breakfast awsome, and the staff are very frindly and helps you for find anything you want.

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Riverside
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a great experience staying at this Airbnb destination. It was right in the gaslamp district which was very convenient to go around the area to explore the night life! I wouldn't mind staying here again next time!

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Busan, South Korea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I arrived there at 12 so waited 2 hours. When I checked in my room, it was not cleaned up. I thought it was wasted my time, but they cleand up quickly. Hopefully next time, it would be cleaned up. Also there were not enough kinds of meal for breakfast compare with other USA hostels branches.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just there to sleep for one night on a long car journey, but it was a somewhat reasonable price and I slept quite sound. The bed could use uodateing to something a bit less springy but hey, if your tired enough anything works.

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Oxford,
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a very strong smell of paint. It seemed the whole building had been painted from top to bottom very recently. There was noise from air-conditioning equipment at the back. The microwave was 6 feet off the ground. Not very convenient. The refrigerator was not functioning properly. The hotel management didn't send me the number of the room, which...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location in Gaslamp Quarter. Everything near. Super friendly and helpful staff. Free breakfast. Free shuttle buses to the Beaches.Beautiful, clean and fancy hostel. Recommend and definitely staying there again.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
San Diego's original backpacker hostel, located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter for 20 years. We're in the midst of the city's most popular bars and clubs. We offer the best value and most fun in hostel accommodations with daily breakfast, free and discounted activities, free wifi and more. Our staff are always happy provide insider tips on where to go, eat, etc. Our quirky decor in a historic 1880's walk up makes our hostel unique in many ways. All rooms are shared bath. Dorms feature 'privacy pods' with privacy screening, a light, shelf and outlet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about USA Hostels San Diego

Address: 726 5th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown , Gaslamp
Price Range: €31 - €88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — USA Hostels San Diego 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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“6 female bedroom”
 of 5 bubbles Claire-Delacroix, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Spend the night in TJ.”
 of 5 bubbles buceriasc, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Keep sex quiet or your roommates will complain to the front desk and they'll ask you to stop right before you're going to orgasm. Ugh, jerks...”
 of 5 bubbles 190olliet, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Pleasant room but extremely noisy, both street noise, loud music from downstairs bar, and loud neighbors. Fine if you're a kid in town to party but not good for the business traveler. ”
 of 5 bubbles W7582ZJcharlesb, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go and eat at Melting Pot, nearby this hostel: very good fondue and they have happy hours.”
 of 5 bubbles EllieN191, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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