Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa Monica

1436 2nd Street, Santa Monica, California, 90401, United States | Hostel
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Where the Art meets the Sea!

A travel blog entry by amanda.gwillim



I stayed on 2nd Street at a hostel called HI (Hostelling International) This was a nice place however everyone kept to themselves ALOT! I didnt really have time to socialize with them as I was off doing day trips!

Walking Santa Monica to Venice Beach - Highly Recommend doing this - Its a nice walk …

Highway 1

A travel blog entry by boxblinkracer


Nach der intensiven Ausschlafphase gestern Abend, ging es heute bereits sehr bald los. Auf uns wartete ein ca. 9h Trip von Monterey nach Losa Angeles mit Zwischenstopp in Santa Barbara. Die Fahrt führte uns dabei zum legendären Highway 1......oh aja...Highway 1, nicht 180 oder ne andre Fake-Strasse...einfach nur 1. Dabei fährt man …

Welcome to the land of fame excess...

A travel blog entry by mjworldtour


" I am for the first time, look to the right and see the Hollywood sign. This is all so crazy, everbody seems so famous."
Damit nicht der Eindruck entsteht, wir haben hier keinen Spaß oder genießen unsere Zeit nicht, nach diesen letzten beiden deprimierenden Einträgen: L.A. ist der Hammer! Und hat uns wieder beflügelt. Unser Hostel lag …

Jet Lag and top bunk

A travel blog entry by dawnolivia


Climbing down a ladder in the dark half asleep isn't easy, and the communal loo's are a half mile down the corridor. I'm sharing a room with 7 others, none of them I have seen or spoken with as our room is always dark with people sleeping. It's a sin to rummage in your bag, as you feel really guilty disturbing them, it's awkward. I couldn't sleep …

I've Arrived...

A travel blog entry by dawnolivia


I've made it to California!!! My chosen home for the next two nights is the trendy beach city of Santa Monica in Western Los Angeles. It's where all the cool and beautiful people hang out, I'll obviously have no trouble fitting right in.

I managed to make it to my hostel, which is pretty huge and daunting. But I've succeeded in finding " …

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This hostel, located in the Venice area of Santa Monica, is near Amazing LA Tours, Los Angeles Sightseeing, Exhale Spa, and A Walking Tour of Historic Santa Monica, CA.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa Monica

    Reviewed by amanda.gwillim

    Nice Place

    Reviewed Mar 1, 2013
    by (5 reviews) Mornington Peninsula , Australia Flag of Australia

    I likes the breakfast they had! The staff seemed friendly enough! I wasnt there most of the time just to sleep so didnt get to know many people! BuT i did like they offered cheap burger nights!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by natarajatour

    Nice stay

    Reviewed May 17, 2011
    by (1 review) , France Flag of France

    Spent 3 nights over there : clean, good matress quality, good shower facilities, good computer lounge. Staff is OK.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by nadsadventure

    The costs add up.

    Reviewed Feb 19, 2011
    by (15 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    It´s close to Santa Monica which takes like an hour to get anywhere else. The no alcohol policy makes it a bit harder to get to know people and that you have to pay $5 for a locker for your bag once you check out is stupid.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hostelling International - Los Angeles/Santa Monica

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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