HI Santa Monica Hostel

in the beautiful state of California
  • palm trees, boardwalk, and beach near santa monica pier
  • colorful lounge in the Santa Monica Hostel with comfortable seating
  • internal courtyard with fountain and comfortable seating at HI Santa Monica
  • spacious dining area in Santa Monica Hostel
  • HI Santa Monica entrance from 2nd St

HI Los Angeles - Santa Monica hostel is located just west of LA, less than ten miles from the airport, in a trendy, upscale neighborhood. Set close to cafes, restaurants, and shopping, the hostel is just two blocks from the beach and is within easy walking distance of the famous Santa Monica pier. The hostel offers frequent tours that let you explore local food, landscapes, and culture with your fellow travelers. Excursions to Disneyland, Hollywood, and all of the area’s other top attractions depart from just outside the hostel’s front door, with discounted rates for HI Los Angeles Santa Monica guests. The hostel is located just a few blocks from the Expo Light Rail, giving guests at HI Los Angeles Santa Monica easy access to the sights and culture of downtown LA via public transportation.

This is the largest purpose-built hostel in the United States, with capacity for 273 travelers—and we’ve got the comfy common spaces, authentic outings, and ideal location to help you meet them all! In-hostel amenities include free Wi-Fi, a fully stocked guest kitchen, laundry facilities, complimentary breakfast, and everything else you need to relax and enjoy the laid-back California lifestyle with new friends.

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  • Basic store available at or near the hostel
  • Breakfast at or near the hostel
  • Common room(s)
  • Credit card accepted
  • Cycle rental available at or near the hostel
  • Discounts and concessions available
  • Games room
  • Groups welcome
  • Individual traveller welcome
  • Internet access
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lift
  • Lockers available
  • Luggage Store
  • Currency exchange at or near the hostel
  • Hostel open 24h
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Sheets in price
  • TV room
  • Suitable for wheelchair users
  • Beach nearby
  • Cultural centre nearby
  • Leisure facilities nearby
  • Main attractions nearby
  • Museums/art galleries nearby
  • Nightlife nearby
  • Restaurants nearby
  • Shopping centre/market nearby
  • Swimming pool at or near hostel

Address & Contact

HI Los Angeles Santa Monica
1436 2nd Street
Los Angeles California 90401
Phone 1 (310) 393 9913
Fax 1 (310) 393 1769
GPS 34.014133, -118.496194

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Bed Capacity
> Total Beds 273

Opening Times
> 24 hours
> All Year

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