HI Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel

in the beautiful state of California
  • dining area of HI Point Montara
  • HI Point Montara lounging area with large window overlooking scenery
  • HI Point Montara dorm room with bunkbed and desk
  • outside of Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel

HI Point Montara Lighthouse hostel sits on a bluff overlooking the Pacific just 25 miles south of San Francisco. Here, you’ll wake up each morning to the sound of waves crashing on the shore from your cozy dorm or private room.

Check out the tide pools on the beach just in front of the hostel, bike past breathtaking scenery on one of the many nearby trails, or head down to the charming little town of Half Moon Bay for a bite to eat. Nearby beaches are perfect for surfing, swimming, kayaking, windsurfing, and relaxing. Back at the hostel, grab a warming cup of coffee from the on-site espresso bar and settle in for a cozy evening of board games and good conversation beside the lighthouse.

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Pay-as-you-go DSL internet terminals
  • Free bag and bike storage
  • Free on-site parking
  • On-site guest laundry facilities


See more of what Northern California has to offer with a trip over the Golden Gate Bridge and a stay in the Marin Headlands National Park.

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  • Cafe/Bar
  • Basic store available at or near the hostel
  • Common room(s)
  • Credit card accepted
  • Earth friendly hostel
  • Groups welcome
  • Individual traveller welcome
  • Internet access
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lockers available
  • Luggage Store
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Sheets in price
  • Smoking room/area
  • Suitable for wheelchair users
  • Beach nearby
  • Historical sites nearby
  • Restaurants nearby
  • River nearby
  • Shopping centre/market nearby

Address & Contact

HI Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel
PO Box 737
16th Street at CA HWY 1
Montara California 94037
Phone 1 (650) 728-7177
Fax 1 (650) 728-7058
GPS 37.535949, -122.518971

Bus & Train tickets to Montara, CA (Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel)

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Bed Capacity
> Total Beds 45

Opening Times
> Office hours 7:30am-10:30pm
> *Check-in from 3:30pm-10:30pm
> *Check-out by 11am.
> Access may be limited or
restricted at any time due to
group day use or special events-call
the hostel for info.
> All Year

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