Santa Cruz Youth Hostel Carmelita Cottages

321 Main Street, Beach Hill, Santa Cruz, California, 95060, United States | Hostel

Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz

Beetlebug Tour Day Four

A travel blog entry by janeski


First thing this morning I met my roommate who had arrived late and offered me a free ticket to go to the Aquarium, yes please!! I felt it was too expensive to go but I was definitely there for free!!

It was well worth it, I loved the whole place. I found the jellyfish and the sea otters particularly amazing. They run free 'behind the …

Strange and pretty places...

A travel blog entry by sc89

Sad to leave San Francisco we caught the bus to Santa Cruz. The bus ride was probably the best part, as we drove through the mountains and forests, which gave great views. We arrived in the early evening. Our hostel was really nice, lots of little cottages, though no free breakfast this time! We decided to explore our surroundings. We were just a 5 …

No You're Not That Far

A travel blog entry by vicaroo


Last night did not go according to plan. I was meant to leave Santa Monica at 7pm, to get to Downtown at 8pm, ready for the 9pm bus, but some guys from my hostel accosted me and thought I was joking when I said I had to leave! So when I got to Greyhound the 9.40pm bus had sold out. D'oh! That was a pain as it was a direct to Santa Cruz, and it …

San Francisco

A travel blog entry by raroboy


... of the Bouldin bakery and see how they make cute crab or rabbit breads – before going inside for a nice fresh sourdough bread – homemade recipe.

Cable Car – Chinatown – Lombard Street

And if you need a break from walking: let’s take the cable car – no that was inconvenient… first time we want to use them, they were out of power… ...

Towed in for a nice surprise!

A travel blog entry by cmoreforlife


... so she can make a difference for her town and people. One of the leaders of the school played a song for all of us on his instrument and we got to hear from the founders who had just retired from a 10 year stretch. I met a few fun people that night and headed back home to hang out with the flat mates. I am so thankful to this beautiful couple for inviting me (someone they only knew from a mutual friend) into their home and letting me stay there while my house and truck were ...

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This hostel, located on 321 Main Street, Beach Hill, Santa Cruz, is near Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz Main Beach, Stagnaro Fishing Charters & Whale Watching Cruises, and Pacific Garden Mall.
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    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good