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    Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa Monica

    1436 2nd St, Santa Monica, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2302
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    • Excellent33%
    • Very good47%
    • Average13%
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    “pub crawl” (22 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (16 reviews)
    “hi hostel” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 425 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I stayed at this hostel for 4 nights. A very chilled out atmosphere with lots of activity areas. Check in was fast. It's very close to the market area and pier. Plus, you get to meet people from all over the world.

    Thank JanuaryTheFourteenth
    Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

    As always the hi hostel is very clean and the staff is very nice. The bathrooms were just remodeled so they are very clean. Even though some of the showers are just dripping so that it's hard to wash your long hair. But if you...More

    Thank Klaratie
    Reviewed 29 October 2017

    I stayed here for two nights, the location is the best. It is very close to the shopping malls, restaurants, bars and walking distance to Santa Monica pier. So you are spoiled for choice. The train station is a few minutes walk as well. The...More

    Thank Banester1989
    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    The Hostel is being upgraded at the moment and so the new parts are Amazing! The only downside is obviously the same fact - if you are unlucky to be on the floor which hasn't been upgraded it isn't as nice as the new bits....More

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    Response from mainplace, Front Desk Lead at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 9 October 2017

    Thank you so much for your great comments and we are also every excited for the construction to be finished so everyone can have a chance to enjoy our new and improved facilities. We are sorry for the shower and bathroom not working on your...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

    Great location by the Santa Monica beach - literally 1 block away! Clean and spacious rooms. Parking available at a parking building right across the hostel at $17.50/day. Currently, under renovation on 2nd floor.More

    1  Thank Jiwon L
    Response from mainplace, Front Desk Lead at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 9 October 2017

    Thank you for your awesome feedback! We love our location as much as you do and can't wait for you to come back and visit again. Our renovations will be over soon so you'll be able to enjoy our new and improved Hostel but until...More

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    Jack H
    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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    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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    18 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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    "Away from the activity areas"
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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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