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Reviewed 25 March 2015

We three women of a certain age and one adult daughter spent last Sunday night at the hostel. For the price it can't be beat! It is clean, well run, and in the beautiful Pt. Reyes National Seashore. No alcohol allowed perhaps explains the lack of younger, louder guests. We stayed in the 10 person dorm (5 bunk beds) for...

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Ocean12122011, General Manager at Point Reyes Hostel, responded to this review

Yeah! All ages welcome!

Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2015

I'd been to the Point Reyes National Park before and wanted more time to explore more. This was a good place to do it from. The park itself is phenomenal!! I'm glad I took the time to enjoy all it has to offer. The hostel is quite remote and inaccessible without a car as public transport stops about 6-7 miles...

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Ocean12122011, General Manager at Point Reyes Hostel, responded to this review

Happy to hear our efforts show!

Incline Village, Nevada
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Located in the secluded Point Reyes National Seashore- this is my weekend getaway retreat- quiet and peaceful with hiking and biking trails everywhere. Clean, cozy and reasonable accommodations with a short jaunt to the beach.

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Ocean12122011, General Manager at Point Reyes Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for the comments, we appreciate the feedback!

Southern California
Reviewed 21 February 2015

We stayed in one of the family rooms in the new building. The bathroom, which was shared between two rooms, was split into a toilet/sink room and a shower/sink room. The kitchen was shared between six rooms. Everything was very clean and relatively new. We had great neighbors and had no trouble sharing space. This place is quite remote, so...

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Ocean12122011, General Manager at Point Reyes Hostel, responded to this review

So happy to hear you liked the hostel! Please come and see us again!

Seattle
Reviewed 17 February 2015

We stayed in a private room over the past weekend. We had a great experience. I guess the only thing that would have been better would be if the beds were more comfortable. The private rooms are set up really well so you don't get much noise from other rooms. Only share the bathroom with one other room so no...

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Ocean12122011, General Manager at Point Reyes Hostel, responded to this review

So nice to hear to hear you enjoyed your stay. Come again!

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 February 2015

I absolutely love staying at the hostel in Point Reyes National Seashore. It's very cozy and clean and in a phenomenal location. The staff are very helpful in giving visitors all the information they need for their adventures. We really loved seeing the lighthouse and the whales off shore. Other hostellers took advantage of a lot of the hiking trails...

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Ocean12122011, Manager at Point Reyes Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review that is full of helpful tips for future guests. So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay, please come back again!

Ashland, Oregon
Reviewed 28 December 2014

We spent a night in a private room in the new LEED certified building at the Point Reyes Hostel. Quiet, comfortable, clean. Attached kitchen was well-equipped and comfy. Main building also had a kitchen for use, but we used the one in the private room building. Main building also has a community room, though it's rather small and, though it...

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Ocean12122011, Manager at Point Reyes Hostel, responded to this review

Thank so much for the feedback! Please come again!

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 27 December 2014

I stay at Point Reyes Hostel because it was the only hostel in the area while I was on a cycle tour. You need to be prepared when you go to stay at this hostel because they do not serve food or provide drinks. There isn't a lot of information online about the hostel, I called them and they explained...

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Ocean12122011, General Manager at Point Reyes Hostel, responded to this review

Glad to hear you enjoyed the hostel and its location! Hope to see you again.

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 21 October 2014

This was our first Hostel experience and it was great. The Staff were delightful and helpful and the property is more than just pretty...it is beautiful and well maintained. It is off the beaten path but there are effective signs pointing the way. We expected to be surrounded by very young travelers but were surprised to find a generous number...

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Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

Loved this place. Very modern feel in a fantastic location. Kitchen facilities are excellent and staff very, very helpful. The hostel is located next to some fab walks to the beach and along. Very convenient! We really enjoyed our stay. I would recommend this to all.

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Glad to hear it! Thanks for the feedback!

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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in a secluded valley of the Point Reyes National Seashore, HI-Point Reyes is surrounded by 140 miles of trails winding through uniquely diverse habitats perfect for hiking, biking, and wildlife watching. The only lodging offered within the park, the hostel provides a fully equipped guest kitchen, cozy common areas with great views, and an outdoor patio and barbecue, along with the chance to experience the wonders of this unspoiled coastal wilderness. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Point Reyes Hostel

Address: 1390 Limantour Drive, off Limantour Road, P.O. Box 247, Point Reyes Station, CA 94956-0247
Region: United States > California > Marin County > Point Reyes Station
Price Range: ₹ 2,022 - ₹ 4,448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Point Reyes Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 41
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“we liked the private room rather than the dorm rooms with 7 others.”
 of 5 bubbles sushiskynyc, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Even though they are very basic,private rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles travelerscal, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Large groups can be accommodated in bunk rooms while families or couples can stay in the private rooms with shared kitchen.”
 of 5 bubbles theah134, 25 Apr 2015 | Read review
“8-person dorm comes with your own bathroom and showers.”
 of 5 bubbles H2918EZkarenc, 28 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Call way in advance if you want the pricier but very reasonable family cottages. Get there early if you would be more comfortable in a bottom bunk in the communal rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Hittheroadmama, 25 Mar 2015 | Read review
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