We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Lucky D's Hostel

    615 8th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6405
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Lock in the lowest price from our partners
          US$60
          View Deal
          Traveller (81)
          Room & Suite (66)
          Dining (21)
          USA Hostels San Diego
          572 reviews
          #2 of 63 Speciality lodging in San Diego
           
          Hotel Z - A Staypineapple Hotel
          438 reviews
          #8 of 279 hotels in San Diego
           
          Hotel Indigo San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
          1,708 reviews
          #34 of 279 hotels in San Diego
           
          Hostelling International San Diego Downtown
          348 reviews
          #6 of 63 Speciality lodging in San Diego
           
          Overview
          • Excellent62%
          • Very good22%
          • Average8%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “common room” (53 reviews)
          “free dinner” (30 reviews)
          “beer pong” (15 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Laundry Service
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Free Parking
          Pool
          Restaurant
          2.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Offers from Lucky D's Hostel
          Special Deal: Save on Attraction tickets
          {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}}}
          USA Hostels San Diego
          572 reviews
          #2 of 63 Speciality lodging in San Diego
           
          Hotel Z - A Staypineapple Hotel
          438 reviews
          #8 of 279 hotels in San Diego
           
          Hotel Indigo San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
          1,708 reviews
          #34 of 279 hotels in San Diego
           
          Hostelling International San Diego Downtown
          348 reviews
          #6 of 63 Speciality lodging in San Diego
           
          Rooms
          11 Jun12 Jun
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 2 partner sites to see rooms from US$60.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all San Diego hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "5406131c076c478996307fad695a4c39", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":676548,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":11,"month":6,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":12,"month":6,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"5406131c076c478996307fad695a4c39","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":60,"lowestMetaPrice":60,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":60,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":60,"lowestMetaPrice":60,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":60,"hotelName":"Lucky D's Hostel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjU0MDYxMzFjMDc2YzQ3ODk5NjMwN2ZhZDY5NWE0YzM5IiwiQUlLIjoiNWNlOTQxNDgzZmMwNGIzMzkxMTkwMDQwYzgwOTljNWUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "11/06/2017", "checkOut": "12/06/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$60", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (623)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          11 - 15 of 623 reviews

          Reviewed 12 April 2017

          The rooms are clean and the beds are comfortable. There are two showers per floor which can be quite crowded but usually it was fine. The hostel has plenty of activities throughout the week and I had a great time with the staff in my...More

          Thank shimishredel
          Response from LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel

          Thanks for the feedback! Our hostel is located in the historic Gaslamp Quarter, a vibrant, thriving social community in downtown San Diego. Unfortunately there's not all that much we can do to monitor the noise from the establishment below; we do have complimentary earplugs available...More

          Reviewed 6 April 2017

          Lucky D's is probably the most friendly backpacker hostel at which I have ever stayed. The staff and other guests could not be more kind or more welcoming. With only 4 beds to the communal rooms it is also much easier to get a good...More

          Thank ScottJefferis
          Response from LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel

          Thanks Scott, we were glad to have you! Safe travels, come back soon.

          Reviewed 5 April 2017

          This was EXACTLY what I was looking for. I was attending the ACP Conference at the convention center 3/30-4/1/17 and wanted a place walking distance. Staff were lovely and kind. The shared shower was perfectly clean. The private room was simple but just right. It...More

          Thank chloeshanley
          Response from LuckyDsHostel, General Manager at Lucky D's Hostel

          Thanks for the great review, Chloe; glad to see you had such a lovely time! Come back and see us again when you're in San Diego.

          Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

          Well I had been travelling a lot and has over the years stayed in all kinds of hotel ranging right from 2stars to 5 stars. This time since I was travelling solo for a conference and was quite tight on my budget I decided to...More

          Thank Wahid K
          Response from LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel

          Thanks for the positive feedback, Wahid; glad you enjoyed your stay, hopefully we'll see you again sometime!

          Reviewed 1 April 2017

          The staff here are awesome! They really helped create an incredibly inviting and fun environment. The hostel itself is pretty basic but the retro decor and atmosphere makes for a charming and enjoyable stay. The hostel is a little rough around the edges and the...More

          Thank Steven L
          Response from LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel

          A huge part of the environment here is our staff, and we're glad you loved them as much as we do! Safe travels, hope to see you again sometime.

          USA Hostels San Diego
          572 reviews
          #2 of 63 Speciality lodging in San Diego
           
          Hotel Z - A Staypineapple Hotel
          438 reviews
          #8 of 279 hotels in San Diego
           
          Hotel Indigo San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
          1,708 reviews
          #34 of 279 hotels in San Diego
           
          Hostelling International San Diego Downtown
          348 reviews
          #6 of 63 Speciality lodging in San Diego
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$33 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 45
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotwire, Hotels.com, HostelWorld, Priceline and Hotel.de so you can book your Lucky D's Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • United States >
          • California >
          • San Diego >
          • Downtown
          • Also Known As
          • Lucky d`s Hotel San Diego
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (81)
          Room & Suite (66)
          Dining (21)
          Hotel & Grounds (124)
          Bathroom (3)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
          Nearby
          Holiday Inn Express & Suites San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
          .20 km away
           
          Hotel Indigo San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
          1,708 reviews
          .15 km away
           
          Hotel Z - A Staypineapple Hotel
          438 reviews
          .21 km away
           
          Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter
          1,124 reviews
          .34 km away
           
          Comfort Inn Gaslamp / Convention Center
          533 reviews
          .19 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Half Door
          114 reviews
          .16 km away
          Cafe Chloe
          375 reviews
          .12 km away
          Neighborhood
          193 reviews
          .10 km away
          Cowboy Star
          345 reviews
          .14 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Quartyard
          7 reviews
          .27 km away
          Gaslamp Quarter
          1,205 reviews
          .17 km away
          Adventures in San Diego
          40 reviews
          .08 km away
          The Noble Experiment
          85 reviews
          .11 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Phunky2010
          How big are the lockers for our personal items?
          26 March 2015|
          What is your answer?
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          motyeldarb
          Can someone in their sixties stay there?
          31 December 2014|
          Answer Show all 3 answers
          Response from LuckyDsHostel | Property representative |
          Hi, our guests are primarily in their early 20ies - so if you want to stay with us - you are more than welcome to do so - but please expect music and party going on most of the day and also at night. So please when you want... More
          0
          Votes
          Barbara W
          Is there parking available?
          11 November 2014|
          What is your answer?
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "Try to get a room away form the street noise and the loud bar downstairs."
          Read review
          "We stayed in a private room which was very clean , and the bed was very comfortable."
          Read review
          "If you want a particular type of room (quieter, better views, etc.) I'm sure you can at least request it..."
          Read review
          "Dorms are cool, we tried a private this time - TV & A/C, didn't need either, but big bed was nice..."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing