4200 W. Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, 90304
- This is the cheapest hostel in LA, and anyone on a tight budget
will appreciate that this is the best overall value in Los Angeles.
It is the only LA hostel with pool, and offers enough free food to
live off of. Free airport shuttle and more.
Backpackers Paradise hostel
5920 Hollywood Boulevard,
Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 90028
- Good place to stay
while you are in Hollywood. It is a motel that has been redesigned
funky and bright. It is a block and a half from the Hollywood metro
stop and the hostel is located right on Hollywood blvd. Good place
for couples or longer term stays.
25 Windward Ave., Venice
Beach, Los Angeles, California, 90291
$18.00 and up - This is the best located hostel in Venice beach.
It overlooks the beach and is located just off the boardwalk. Ocean
views from some dorms and privates is what sets this hostel apart
Venice Beach Cotel
6820 Hollywood Blvd,
Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, 90028
$18.00 and up - This hostel is located right across the street
from the most famous landmarks of Hollywood. It is a great place to
stay during the Oscars (which are held across the street from the
hostel and from the windows you can see the red carpet).
Hollywood International hostel
7950 Melrose, Hollywood, Los Angeles,
$20.00 and up - The Orbit is a very cool looking place that had
a good vibe. I had a blast when I stayed here. This hostel has a
great community because it is always full with visitors from around
26 Pier Avenue, Hermosa Beach, Los Angeles,
$21.00 and up - You have ocean views from dorms and the location
is unreal. Hermosa Beach is an easy bus ride from LA, but you get
the feel of being a million miles away from the city headaches as
you stroll around this really neat small beach community.
1515 Pacific Avenue,
Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CA, 90291
$21.00 and up - Located less than a block from the beach, this
hostel offers cheap dorms and privates right in the heart of Venice
beach. With free internet and computer use (there is a computer in
every room!), a large kitchen, free pancakes and pasta, great common
areas and a very nice, knowledgeable staff it is hard not to like
Venice Beach hostel
1624 Schrader Boulevard,
Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, 90028
$22.00 and up
- For those of you familiar with hostels, you will recognize this
one as a traveler favorite. It has all the good signs of what makes
hostels fun, people from everywhere on the globe, a nice staff, free
food, great location, and common areas where you can hang out and
USA Hollywood hostel
1436 2nd Street, Santa Monica, CA
$22.00 and up - Santa Monica is colorful, pretty, safe, and it
has a great beach with a pier and board walk featured in many
movies. It only has one hostel, and what a hostel it is. The HI
hostel here is the cleanest hostel I have ever seen. It is the most
modern of all the Los Angeles
hostels with a beautifully decorated building that is more like a
luxury hotel than a hostel.
Hostelling International - Los Angeles
Blvd, Los Angeles CA 90028
$25.00 and up - This hostel is located right in the thick of the
Hollywood sights. In fact, one the more common sights in Hollywood
are all the people dressed up as famous characters and one such
person was staying at this hostel (see funny picture in
Hollywood and Highland hostel
1764 North Orange Drive, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, 90028
- This is the most unique hostel in Los Angeles and perhaps the only actual house
with a yard you will find that is just around the corner (literally)
from Hollywood Blvd. and the main places to be in Hollywood. This
beautiful house seems more of a relaxed hostel, a good place for couples or families.
Charlie Chaplin used to live there, neato.
Orange Drive hostel