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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%
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    “pub crawl” (22 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 21 December 2014

    My last visit to Los Angeles was 2012. When I decided to visit Los Angeles again, I chose to stay in this hostel without hesitation. The check-in process was smooth and efficient. I stayed in a male dorm with six beds. Due to the low...More

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    Reviewed 21 December 2014

    To keep it brief: Rooms clean, tidy and well laid out inclluding extra blankets and a reading light. You have to bring your own lock for locker. Breakfast included was great. Staff were very helpful including printing me out bus directions and dealing with my...More

    Thank Tessa S
    Response from mainplace, Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 5 February 2015

    Thanks for the great review Tessa! Giving our guests a great experience is something we strive for every day, so this kind of feedback makes all of us smile. We're happy to hear that you had a great time and we hope that you will...More

    Reviewed 14 December 2014

    I´ll start for the bad things: we´ve done a reservation for a 5 straight days and for our surprise at checkin they told us will have to stay for 1 night in one room and move the other day for another. No problem at all,...More

    Thank Paulo L
    Reviewed 6 December 2014

    Excellent location; friendly staff; clean rooms. The bathrooms could have been better. There was no air-con in my room which was a disappointment. The common areas are very good ..nice cozy TV area & the breakfast served was high quality with a lot of options....More

    Thank Vineet G
    Response from mainplace, Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 6 February 2015

    We're happy to hear that you had a good time in our little city by the sea, Vineet! Sorry to hear that our restrooms did not look up to par during your stay, I can personally assure you that this is not the norm at...More

    Reviewed 2 December 2014

    I really liked this hostel, it was quirky yet truly West Coast styles. I stayed in an 8 share female dorm, the ladies in the room were really nice and it made for a comfortable nights stay. Thank you also to the staff for their...More

    2  Thank FlankerLady7
    Response from mainplace, Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 6 February 2015

    Thank you for the review Australia! we hope that you had a nice flight out of LAX after you left. The plugs sockets in the room endure a lot of wear and tear and they can definitely become loose after a while, I can assure...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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    "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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