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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place was one of the best hostels i have stayed at. The rooms are very comfortable, safe and there is even a power plug inside the locker to leave valuable electronics charging while you move. The kitchen has everything you would need and the bathrooms are clean and nice

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Edinburgh
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Absolutely amazing location if you're into the party scene, tonnes of restaurants, bars & clubs in the area to keep you going! Perfect for travellers and young people. Staff are super friendly and really helpful with letting you know what there is to do in the area and outwith the area. Couldn't recommend USA Hostels enough!

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Sungai Petani, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole experience in the hostel was awesome, from the time I check in with the friendly staff to the activities they provide. The room is clean, spacious, comfortable. Oh! one more thing, at some days they even provide free shuttle to the Zoo, Seaworld, beach and etc.

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USAH, Public Relations Manager at USA Hostels San Diego, responded to this review

Thanks for your stay. Glad you enjoyed our free shuttle to the Zoo, Seaworld, beach, and airport every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday mornings. Hope to see you again your next time in San Diego and we wish you happy and safe travels!

Malibu
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the first time I stay the night in this city and I couldn't have chosen a better place! This hostel has everything you need, it is clean, quiet in the night, the staff is helpful and the environment is really friendly. What I like the most about this place is its location. It is surrounded by restaurants, bar...

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USAH, Guest Relations Manager at USA Hostels San Diego, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay and leaving the amazing review! We will be sure to pass along your kind words to our amazing international staff. Hope to see you again your next trip to San Diego and we wish you happy and safe travels!

Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location, very safety place and friendly staff. Kitchen space too small, without enough tables during the breakfast. Small but organized rooms with good locker size. Wi-fi not to fast and seems to have limited data.

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USAH, Public Relations Manager at USA Hostels San Diego, responded to this review

Thanks for your stay and the review. Glad you liked the location of our hostel right in the middle of San Diego's historic gaslamp district surrounded by San Diego's best restaurants and bars. We usually have very good Wi-Fi feedback but we will be sure to share this with the head of our IT Department. Thanks again for your stay...

Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best location down town near all transportation and near to the airport. Friendly cooperative staff Clean hostel Near to the sea Good attractions The kitchen is average needs some improvement and change in breakfast items, also needs to secure guest private food as some times its lost! Rooms needs chairs and better airiation, other wise everything is nice and the...

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USAH, Guest Relations Manager at USA Hostels San Diego, responded to this review

Thanks for your stay and for taking the time to leave us feedback. We will be sure to pass along your kind words regarding the staff to them. Glad you liked some of our daily activities that include sunset walks, pub crawls, trips to La Jolla, and free shuttles to the beach, Zoo, Seaworld, and airport every Monday, Wednesday, Friday,...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

evrything was good, except for the breakfast which compare to other hostels in California that I've been to, was terrible. No real milk, just one type of fruit: inedible bananas! one type of bread/bagel , limited sitting space ...

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USAH, Guest Relations Manager at USA Hostels San Diego, responded to this review

Thanks for your stay and for your feedback. We are currently in the works of revamping our breakfast that as of now includes bagels, bananas, clementines, oatmeal, juice, coffee, and tea. Thanks again for your stay and safe travels.

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best location, great service, cool people, its noisy by the night beacuse its in the heart of the gaslamp quarter but thats the idea isnt it? You have access to cool bars and restaturants. I will return to this hostel on my next trip to san diego

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USAH, Guest Relations Manager at USA Hostels San Diego, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and the excellent review! We will be sure to pass along your kind words to our amazing international staff. Hope to see you again your next time in San Diego and we wish you happy and safe travels!

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was friendly and so was everyone staying at the hostal. I really liked the social environment of the place, but you can also be by yourself if that's what you like. Location was perfect, really close to a lot of fun stuff. It was also clean.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sure beats hostels in Europe. Everything you could want in a hostel they mastered. Bathrooms were great and clean, location ideal and awesome activities and collaboration with their Oceab beach location. I'll definitely be back!

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
San Diego's original backpacker hostel, located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter for 20 years. We're in the midst of the city's most popular bars and clubs. We offer the best value and most fun in hostel accommodations with daily breakfast, free and discounted activities, free wifi and more. Our staff are always happy provide insider tips on where to go, eat, etc. Our quirky decor in a historic 1880's walk up makes our hostel unique in many ways. All rooms are shared bath. Dorms feature 'privacy pods' with privacy screening, a light, shelf and outlet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about USA Hostels San Diego

Address: 726 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6918
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown , Gaslamp
Price Range: ₹ 2,119 - ₹ 6,485 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — USA Hostels San Diego 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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“If you're on the ground floor make sure you have ear plugs. ”
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“Your room is cool, at least for me.”
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“Room 17 is a 6 woman dorm. Would a folding chair or a small step stool be added so short people like me can reach the top bunk more easily? I borrowed a stool from a shower to reach more of my upper bunk. (I understand that space is limited in room 17 but this little extra would really make a difference.)”
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