Hostels in San Diego

About San Diego

With year-round sunshine, miles of beaches, and epic nightlife, San Diego has something for every type of traveler. And at just a few hours’ drive or train ride from Los Angeles, it’s the perfect place for a laid-back Southern California getaway. Whether you want to visit Balboa Park, Ocean Beach, or the San Diego Zoo, HI USA’s two San Diego hostels make the perfect home base.

Hostel Locations

private room in HI San Diego Downtown with ensuite bathroom and desk

HI San Diego Downtown Hostel

Located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter, HI San Diego Downtown Hostel is a perfect base for exploring local restaurants, nightlife, and shopping. Decked out with endless art and San Diego flavor galore, the hostel is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the local scene. Heading out to the beach, San Diego Zoo, or Balboa Park for the day? We’ll set you up with all the...

hostellers playing ping pong

HI San Diego Point Loma Hostel

In one of the city’s most laid-back neighborhoods, HI San Diego Point Loma Hostel is the perfect place to chill with new friends on your visit to sunny SoCal. Borrow a free surfboard and ride the waves at Ocean Beach less than two miles away, relax by the backyard fire pit with fellow travelers or in our double-wide hammock, or spend your days experiencing San Diego’s...