HI San Diego Downtown Hostel
Open and Accepting Reservations
Get to Know HI San Diego Downtown
Experience the best of Southern California’s beaches, warm weather, and culture when you stay at our downtown hostel in San Diego, California. Located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter, HI San Diego Downtown hostel is a perfect base for exploring the heart of the city. Decked out with endless art and San Diego flavor galore, this hostel is for anyone who wants to feel immersed in the local scene.
Heading out to the beach, a local park, or a walk to see activist murals? We’ll set you up with all the info you need to get there hassle-free. Our awesome staff will help you get to know the city like a local with self-walking guides and tips for finding the best car-free streets for outdoor dining. Come relax in one of our COVID-safe private rooms while getting to know San Diego a little better.
Let’s Stay Safe, Together.
While some of our favorite parts of hostelling look a bit different for now, our commitment to keeping our guests and staff safe and comfortable is stronger than ever. Learn about the enhanced safety, distancing and cleaning measures you can expect during your stay.
Close to Public Transit
Free Towels & Bed Sheets
To help with distancing, we're staggering check-in times:
Dorm Guests: 1:00 pm - 2:00 p.m.
Private Room Guests: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Check Out: 11: 00 a.m.
4 Bed Dorm (Female)
4 Bed Dorm (Male)
6 Bed Dorm
10 Bed Dorm
Private Single Bunk
Groups of 10 or more are required to book through our Group Sales department. We recognize that every group comes to San Diego with different needs, and our Group Sales and Services team can help provide special assistance to make your experience here a unique and memorable one. All you have to do is ask! Please submit a request here for more information about booking your group at HI San Diego Downtown.
Want to know more about what group stays are like at this hostel? Check out our HI San Diego Downtown Group Stays video.
Get to Know San Diego
1.3 mi. away
Gaslamp Quarter Sign
.3 mi. away
.8 mi. away
Awards & Certifications
Clean & Safe Certified
Awarded by California Hotel & Lodging Association