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The Venice Beach Hostel

716 Washington Boulevard, Venice, CA 90291, Los Angeles, USA, Distance from city centre: 20.3km

Rating: 83% from 10 reviews

  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 90%Staff
  • 74%Security
  • 84%Cleanliness
  • 82%Location
  • 84%Value for money
  • 84%Facilities

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  • Great little wee secret run by awesome staff.
  • 94%
  • 11 Sep 2014 Daniel New Zealand
  • I had an amazing time staying here! Ian and the rest of the staff were informative and friendly. A very relaxed environment. The beds are simple but adequate. It's clean and the facilities are all any traveller needs. Venice beach is a 20min walk away, but in the lovely LA sun is totally worth it. Transport links are close by. I had an awesome time here and recommended it to some fellow travellers who also loved it. I'll definitely stay here again when i'm back in LA!
  • 86%
  • 25 Aug 2014 Daniel England
  • Had so much fun here, always something to do in venice beach. Awesome people awesome vibes at our hostel. It was cleaned every day and sheets were changed often. Just a short walk to all of the action or there's a bus stop right across the street. I would recommend this to any young traveller looking to meet new people!
  • 94%
  • 12 Aug 2014 Laura Canada
  • This hostel is pretty far from the beach; you have to check-in at a different place than stay (we stayed in a private room); the storage of the lagguage will cost you $5 after 1pm. Room wasn't cleaned during our 4 day stay.
    Owner Comment

    We do not clean private rooms during guests stay unless requested, dormitory rooms are cleaned daily.

  • 51%
  • 06 Aug 2014 Anonymous Russia
  • Loved the hostel, very friendly staff, great locations, good neighborhood. You almost felt like a big family living in the house. Definitely recommending this hostel to people travelling to LA
  • 83%
  • 30 Dec 2013 Anonymous Sweden
  • The hostel is really old, however has the best staff I've ever met. Breakfast is also a good point of the hostel. I could park easily in front of the hostel.
  • 86%
  • 29 Dec 2013 Anonymous Brazil
  • It was a great stay!
  • 91%
  • 19 Dec 2013 jara
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