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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)
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 November 2014

    This hostel is in a great location within easy walking distance to the beach. The shops and bars around the hostel are fantastic. The hostel had a great vibe with big communal areas and kitchens. The staff where fantastic and helped me out with a...More

    Thank Markabroad91
    Reviewed 7 November 2014

    Wonderful location, great staff, bedroom was superb, breakfast generous, socialising areas were abundant and laundry clean and efficient. So why not 5 stars? The bathrooms. The bathrooms are not modern but that is quite acceptable. What disappointed me was the lack of cleanliness in the...More

    Thank mmahoney60
    Reviewed 7 November 2014

    My friends and I had booked to stay in this hostel as we wanted to spend a couple of days at the beach and exploring Santa Monica. Upon arrival (10am) we were told we could not check into our room until after 2pm. We were...More

    7  Thank geordietraveler90
    Reviewed 1 November 2014

    The location is great and there are some good facilities but was let down by bad cleanliness during my visit. Every single time I visited one of the communal bathrooms during my two night stay there was blood or some kind of mess, which wasn't...More

    Thank Samantha C
    Response from mainplace, Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 9 February 2015

    Thank you for the feedback Samantha! I'm sorry to hear that the bathrooms weren't as clean as they should have been during your stay. I can assure you that this is not the norm for HI-Santa Monica and that our housekeeping team works very hard...More

    Reviewed 29 October 2014

    This hostel is in a great location to visit Santa Monica beaches, pier and 3rd Street Promenade for shopping/restaurants. Also well connected by bus and cycle routes if you want to venture further in to LA. Great breakfast (which was included in price) had pancakes...More

    Thank 681AmyJ
    Response from mainplace, Manager at Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa MonicaResponded 9 February 2015

    Thanks for the review and the great feedback Amy J! August is not only one of our busiest months, but one of our hottest months as well. Still we'd like to apologize that the rooms were so hot during your stay and we want you...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • USD 44 - USD 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 260
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    Jack H
    2 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
    24 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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    oliviah445
    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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