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    RK Hostel

    642 W Hawthorn St # 648, San Diego, CA 92101-1715
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    • Excellent22%
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    • Average18%
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    18 May 2017
    “Great location.”
    14 Feb 2017
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    1 - 5 of 35 reviews

    Reviewed 19 May 2017

    The hostel was in a great location in Little Italy. The bathroom was nice and spacious, and the WIFI good. On the negative side, the bed was very uncomfortable and the Hostel did not return my $10 key deposit as promised. Views are becoming compromised...More

    2  Thank SternaLarid
    Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

    R K Hostel is an amazing place to stay. It is very Clean and affordable. There are Friendly staff and it is a peaceful environment. Here you can relax in a home type atmosphere. There is a large common room for watching T.V or socializing...More

    2  Thank Crystal D
    Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

    The absolute best hostel in San Diego. Located in an excellent area of the city, very clean and comfortable accommodations.EXCELLENT rates. The staff is very friendly and courteous. Highly recommended.

    2  Thank Lee C
    Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

    My first visit to RK Hostel was amazing. With Free Wi-Fi, and breakfast. The view is clear, i recommend for all tourist to visit RK Hostel, a good friend of mine referred me to RK Hostel, now I'm during the same referring others

    2  Thank Winston L
    Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

    Wow the rk hostel is great free wi fi u have access to computers and the people are nice there are stores close by and also the trolley is 2 blocks away the harbor is right down the street it is amazing at night

    3  Thank harveythomas610
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    • Downtown / Little Italy
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    "Don't stay here."
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    "The trolley stop on Market is actually closer to the hostel and there is a bank and a Starbucks on the way. I..."
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    "Just talk to the staff they will put you in a room that is perfect for you"
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    "There's one private room that costs the same as a dorm room. It's a very quiet hostel."
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