HI Monterey Hostel

in the beautiful state of California
  • HI Monterey hostel exterior
  • HI Monterey hostel lounge
  • HI Monterey hostel common room
  • HI Monterey hostel dorm room
  • HI Monterey hostel kitchen

If you’re looking for a laid-back base for your visit to charming Monterey, HI Monterey hostel can’t be beat. Just blocks from Cannery Row, the Monterey Bay Aquarium, and the California Coastal Trail, you’ll love our prime location.

We’ve got both private rooms and dorms available for every kind of traveler, and our fully equipped guest kitchen, beautiful living room, outdoor area with BBQ, and super-friendly staff will make you feel right at home - whether you’re visiting from across the state or across the world. Whether you’re in town for a jazz festival or conference, are enjoying a coastal family vacation, or are exploring nearby Big Sur and Carmel, HI Monterey hostel’s got you covered!

  • Free on-site parking
  • Fully equipped guest kitchen
  • Free pancake breakfast
  • Outdoor area with BBQ
  • Guest lounge with piano, ping pong table, and TV


Looking to explore more of the California coast’s smalls towns? Head north on Highway 1 to the quaint Point Reyes Station.

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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
  • Earth friendly hostel
  • Groups welcome
  • Individual traveller welcome
  • Internet access
  • Lockers available
  • Luggage Store
  • Currency exchange at or near the hostel
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Sheets in price
  • Smoking room/area
  • Suitable for wheelchair users
  • Beach nearby
  • City centre location
  • Cultural centre nearby
  • Historical sites nearby
  • Leisure facilities nearby
  • Main attractions nearby
  • Museums/art galleries nearby
  • Nightlife nearby
  • Restaurants nearby
  • Shopping centre/market nearby

Address & Contact

HI Monterey
778 Hawthorne Street
Monterey California 93940
Phone 1 (831) 649-0375
Fax 1 (831) 649-0375
GPS 36.6150530, -121.9042022

Bus & Train tickets to Monterey, CA

More Information

Bed Capacity
> Total Beds 32

Opening Times
> Office Hours:
8:00-10:30am & 5-10pm
> Access Hours: 8am-1am
> Checkout 10:30am
> All Year

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