We have absolutely the best location in the heart of Hollywood - just in front of the Kodak Theatre! You can watch the Oscars Awards ceremony through the 2nd and 3rd floor windows.
Here at the Hollywood International Hostel, we treat all of our guests like family and this hostel offers a perfect combination of good value, convenience, comfort and hospitality. And our ideal location enables you to plan to visit Hollywood conveniently.
All of our rooms are clean and spacious, filled with all of the amenities you need. All dorms have only four to six beds (With two or three sets of single-sized bunk beds). We also have several private rooms ranging in size to fit one to four persons (Double bed room, Twin room and Triple room).
We have a kitchenette with microwave, rice cooker, refrigerators and an oven. There's also laundry facilities, a stamp machine (for those all-important postcards!), a computer room with printer, hostel-wide Wi-Fi, pay phones for international calls, weekly events and information boards, and tons of mens/ladies showers and restrooms.
We have so much for free!! How much, you ask? Check this list of free stuff - Wi-Fi, phone calls to the US and Canada, local area maps, informative fliers and coupons, linen, hand and laundry soaps, 24/7 house-keeping services, weekly walking tours, hair dryers and irons, movie nights, karaoke and pool table, plus free tea and coffee all day! Not to mention that you can leave your luggage here after you check out. And don't forget - we have free live views of movie premieres and the annual Academy Awards!!
We can also sort you out with special discounts at Universal Studios, tickets and rides to Disneyland (Wednesdays and Saturdays), tickets and rides to Magic Mountain and sightseeing tours around LA and Beverly Hills. We also have discounted shuttles to and from LAX, at $15 each with Prime Time Shuttle or Coast Shuttle.
Our hostel is the perfect place to stay while you're visiting Hollywood. We're right on the Walk of Fame, just feet away from the Hollywood and Highland entertainment complex, Grauman's Chinese Theatre and a Metro subway station. We're situated right by the historic Roosevelt Hotel and the El Capitan Theatre, which is an exclusive first-run theatre for Walt Disney Pictures.
We've got the perfect location for premiers, star dedications, and hand and foot print dedications, which happen just feet away from here!!
Sightseers will be in close proximity to theme parks like Disneyland, Six Flags Magic Mountain, and Universal Studios Hollywood which is only five minutes away, while shoppers can cruise retail meccas like Rodeo Drive, Melrose Avenue, and the Beverly Centre. Aspiring beachcombers can take a short trip to the Santa Monica Pier, Venice Beach Boardwalk or head out to Malibu.
Affordable, secure parking is available in close proximity.
Come discover Los Angeles from the very best spot!
Please note that you must be 18 years of age to check-in; guests under 18 must be accompanied by an adult and have a consent stating your guardians are aware of where you are staying.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Age Restriction
- Board Games
- Book exchange
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Non Smoking
- Pool Table
- Reading Light
- Taxes included
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
We have a 24hr cancellation policy. Cancellations or changes must be notified to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance, via phone or email. In cases of a no-show, a total of one night will be charged.
Please note that guests must be at least 18 years of age to check in.
At check in, guests must present the following:
1. A valid foreign passport.
2. Student identification.
3. Proof of travel.
A deposit $5 (cash only) per person is required at check-in and is refundable upon return of keys.
This is a non-smoking hostel.
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6820 Hollywood Blvd, Los angeles, 90028, USA
From Los Angeles International Airport:
If you arrive between 6am and 11pm, catch the Flyaway Bus.
* Follow signs for FlyAway Bus, Long Distance Vans. Find the FlyAway Bus going to Union Station.
* Upon arrival at Union Station you will pay $6.
* Take the Metro Red Line ($1.50) toward North Hollywood and get off at the Hollywood/Highland metro station.
* Hollywood Youth hostel is right across the street from Hollywood/Highland metro station.
If you arrive between 11pm and 6am, take Prime Time Shuttle or Coast Shuttle.
*Follow signs for Shared Ride Vans take Prime Time shuttle and give our address to driver.
If you have a rental car at the airport, take highway 405 North to highway 110 East to highway 101 North. Exit at Highland ave. Turn right onto Hollywood Blvd., we're just the cross Hollywood Blvd.
From Greyhound North Hollywood:
From the North Hollywood Station take the Metro Red line to Hollywood/Highland stop. The Hostel is across the street from the station
From Amtrak/Union Station:
Take the subway red line towards North Hollywood and get off at the Hollywood/Highland Metro stop. Coming out of the stop, you will see our hostel immediately across the street (next to Budget car rental).
The following attractions are within short walking distance:
The Kodak Theater
The Chinese Theater
The Hollywood Wax Museum
Ripley's Believe it or not Museum
The Walt Disney Theater
In addition there's a subway train stop immediately across the street with fast access to downtown LA and more.