HI Los Angeles / Santa Monica - California Beach Hostel

About Us

Situated in downtown Santa Monica, a trendy tourist mecca, we are located just west of Los Angeles in an upscale and friendly seaside locale. We have affordable dormitory accommodation, including some private/family rooms, and even dorms with en-suite bathroom facilities. We can accommodate 260 guests in our 1990 purpose-built hostel that has just completed a $2+ million renovation. The facility is a must-see acrhitectural marvel that boasts all of the following amenities.

Hostel Amenities

Start your day off with our ala carte breakfast served daily from 7:30 - 9:30 a.m. Our vending area and self-service kitchen make dining easy, not to mention checking your email and accessing the internet in our high-speed internet cafe. Wash and dry your clothes or pick up supplies in our fully-equipped travel center located next to the hostel. Buy a phone card in the lobby, or ask our helpful and friendly desk staff to help your plan your itinerary. Public transportation is located just outside our front door, as well as fully escorted tours that take you to every Los Angeles tourist destination. No need to sign up for tours before you arrive at our hostel - sign up when you arrive and enjoy special discounted pricing on these exciting tours.


  • Family rooms available
  • Complimentay breakfast
  • Non Smoking Facility/Designated outdoor areas
  • Exterior Courtyard
  • Common Rooms
  • Suitable for wheelchair users
  • Groups welcome
  • Credit Cards accepted
  • Pool Table
  • Discounts and concessions available
  • Luggage storage
  • Free Wireless Internet access
  • Internet Computer rental
  • Basic store available at or near the hostel
  • Lockers available
  • Elevator/Lift
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Cycle rental available near the hostel
  • Laundry facilities
  • TV room
  • Movie room
  • Individual travellers welcome
  • Sheets included in the price
  • Hostel open 24 hours