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    Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa Monica

    1436 2nd St, Santa Monica, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2302
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 425 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    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 2 weeks ago

    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 2 weeks ago 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

    Thank Jiwon L
    Response from mainplace, Front Desk Lead at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 2 weeks ago

    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

    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    Easy to get from the airport (firstly take Green bus to Aviation Metro Station and then direct connection by bus R3 and 3 to Santa Monica - all trip will take about an hour); our room (for 2 people) was very small and not too...More

    Thank AlexaKPL
    Response from mainplace, Front Desk Lead. at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feedback and we are glad to hear that it was easy for you to get to our location. We are sorry about the room being a bit small, we also have bigger private rooms if you would be interested in them...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    This hostel is generally quite nice and clean. There is a lot of refurbishment happening at the moment and the rooms and bathrooms are so much better for it. Unfortunately I had the bed below an air vent which blew air out all night long...More

    Thank Ellie T
    Response from mainplace, Front Desk Lead at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your comments, we are sorry for the noise throughout the night and we are working on ways to fix them. Hopefully you come back to check out our Hostel. We are also working on adding more activities that will make...More

    Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

    First hostel I have even stayed in and it's perfect. Surrounded by so many shops and restaurants also just a street away from the beach and the pier. We arrived just after check in time and we were upgraded to the private room with a...More

    Thank DRD_1994
    Response from mainplace, Front Desk Lead at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your positive feedback! We try our best to make your stay as enjoyable as possible and we are glad that we were able to accomplish that. We are also happy to hear that you enjoyed our free upgrade! We will...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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    Moataz M
    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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    "Try to avoid a room overlooking the entrance, just because because of any street noise"
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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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