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    HI-Point Montara Lighthouse

    Hwy 1, Montara, CA 94037
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    1 - 5 of 85 reviews

    Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

    Interesting small lighthouse with a gorgeous view of the ocean. Information/history signs are in poor condition & need updating. You can't go in. Also the site of a hostel, promoted as one of the most beautiful in the U.S. Worth a stop if you happen...More

    Thank Sherry S
    Response from MontaraLighthouse, Front Office Manager at HI-Point Montara LighthouseResponded 27 August 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review the lighthouse on our property. Our non profit organization maintains the hostel onsite with a small staff. The history about the lighthouse can be found in front of the lighthouse, on our website, or with a quick...More

    Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

    I have been traveling HWY 1 for years. I have seen a few lighthouse along the way and created a bucket list item to one day get to sleep at one, now here I am! The HI-Point Montara Lighthouse is an excellent hostel with amazing...More

    Thank Robert D
    Response from MontaraLighthouse, Front Office Manager at HI-Point Montara LighthouseResponded 20 July 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to review Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel! We are so happy you were able to check us off your bucket list and stay with us. We hope you will be able to stay and enjoy the property again...More

    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    great stop and they even have an extra lane added if you're turning left. lots of history, great hostel, i'd even recommend renting out an entire hostel for your group (knitting, reunion, friends) open longer hours than most hostels on the coast

    Thank Dusk_Treader
    Response from MontaraLighthouse, Front Office Manager at HI-Point Montara LighthouseResponded 17 July 2017

    Thank you very much for taking the time to review Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the property during your visit!

    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    I was visiting San Francisco and I didn't want to stay right in the city, so I came to this lovely lighthouse hostel 15 miles south of the city. What a lovely, peaceful place to stay. It has two ample kitchens with lovely views out...More

    Thank HappyTrails12345
    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    This is just a review of the lighthouse, didn't stay here. My wife and I try to stop at any lighthouses in the area we visit, so we drove from Half Moon Bay a couple miles to see this cute little light. It has to...More

    Thank jamaicabitty
    Response from MontaraLighthouse, Front Office Manager at HI-Point Montara LighthouseResponded 8 July 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel. We love to hear that you had a nice visit! Our lighthouse may be small, but it is still functional and run by the coastguard. Since our property is located very high on...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$ 32 - US$ 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    Response from uesnna | Reviewed this property |
    We didn't use the bunk and I was glad. It seemed like a really small bed that folded down from the wall above the double bed. I don't remember how you would climb up there. I felt claustrophobic in the little room (cured by... More
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    Response from Vicki P | Reviewed this property |
    The website says, "Our shared dorm-style rooms sleep up to 6 people per room. Both co-ed and gender-specific rooms are available." I don't know how many dorm-style rooms they have. We had a private room, of which I think... More
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    "The private rooms have KILLER views!"
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    "Read the instructions of the gate of you're leaving early!"
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    "The private rooms all have views. Each pair shares a bathroom and separate shower room. We stayed in No. 2."
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