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Surf City Hostel

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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
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“great location”(19 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stay for a night looking for a place to stay near LAX. Located a few meters from Hermosa Beach, it has comfortable beds and clean bathrooms, nice staff. The breakfast is good enough to keep you full. Near the hostel you can take a...More

Thank Pouchi C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

close to LAX it cost less than $20 by lift (including $5 tip) to the Hostel. The price was great $30 a night right on the beach! the downside was the loud music below. The 2nd night I used my ear plugs.

Thank Truth1914
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

At just $30.00 a night per bed the price is excellent. The rooms are clean, the guests are friendly, the location is right on Hermosa beach. You can walk on the pier right from the hostel. Free towels linens and breakfast. I highly recommended it.

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Directly at Hermosa Beach. Many bars, restaurants and a supermarket right around the corner. Friendly stuff and great atmosphere (just a lil bit unorganized) Clean bathroom with direct access of the room. Wifi worked good in public room and kitchen.Lockers are in the rooms. Reach...More

1  Thank Julia T
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Location is what makes this hostel amazing. It's not on the beach, but it's maybe 50 feet away. I was in the large dorm style room on the second floor. The room had its own bathroom/ shower and a closet- which was really nice. They...More

1  Thank BackCountryExplorer
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US$32 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$32 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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11 December 2014|
Response from Adrian R | Reviewed this property |
There is no space for pets as well as the entrance to the hostal is by stairs since the reception and rooms are upper the second floor. So, is not pet friendly and not suitable for persons that can't walk the stairs.
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"The Wifi works down near the common areas. the TV room and kitchen and in the hallway."
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"3rd floor rooms are quieter as there is a loud bar on the first floor"
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"If you want a quieter room, ask for a 3rd floor room away from the front of the building"
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"My room (shared, 6 girls) had a private bathroom, not sure if I had to pay extra for it but not all rooms..."
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