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HI-Point Montara Lighthouse

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Staying in a dorm with two schnoorres might not be acceptable, but breakfast at a kitchen table bathed in sunshine looking out on the Pacific overwhelms life at La Quinta. Ear plugs were beneficial after the first night, but the the Swedish woman who baked...More

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Response from MontaraLighthouse, Front Office Manager at HI-Point Montara LighthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review HI Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel! Our shared dorms are a great way to meet people while saving money, but in shared space there is always the possibility of a snorer. Our location makes up for any sleep...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018

We have been coming to HI Point Montara for 2 semesters as part of a student study abroad program and the space is beautiful! The kitchen is fully equipped, the meeting room has basic AV needs and the rooms are very comfortable. We recommend it...More

Thank Katy D
Response from MontaraLighthouse, Front Office Manager at HI-Point Montara LighthouseResponded 4 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review HI Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel! We are glad to hear that you enjoy our hostel. We hope you will visit us again next semester :)

Reviewed 4 January 2018

I took 20 people to stay here over the New Year's Eve holiday and our experience was nothing short of fantastic. The location was incredible, with stunning views of the Pacific ocean. The rooms were cozy, with plenty of common areas for us to hang...More

1  Thank justinoliphant
Response from MontaraLighthouse, Front Office Manager at HI-Point Montara LighthouseResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you for the great review of HI Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel! We are so happy to hear that you and your group had a great experience over the New Years Eve holiday. We are glad you enjoyed our location as well as our facility....More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

We were impressed with the location, situation and cleanliness of the hostel - friendly staff too. Good parking and kitchen facilities. Only drawback is the distance to eating establishments. We will definitely be staying here again.

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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting small lighthouse with a gorgeous view of the ocean. Information/history signs are in poor condition & need updating. You can't go in. Also the site of a hostel, promoted as one of the most beautiful in the U.S. Worth a stop if you happen...More

Thank Sherry S
Response from MontaraLighthouse, Front Office Manager at HI-Point Montara LighthouseResponded 27 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the lighthouse on our property. Our non profit organization maintains the hostel onsite with a small staff. The history about the lighthouse can be found in front of the lighthouse, on our website, or with a quick...More

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Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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USD 34 - USD 78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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USD 34 - USD 78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from uesnna | Reviewed this property |
We didn't use the bunk and I was glad. It seemed like a really small bed that folded down from the wall above the double bed. I don't remember how you would climb up there. I felt claustrophobic in the little room (cured by... More
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