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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Free Breakfast
- Card Phones
- Common Room
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Late check-out
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Mini Supermarket
- Outdoor Terrace
- Reading Light
- Reception (limited hours)
- Steam Room
- Taxes not included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 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.
Check-in between 4pm and 9pm, call if arriving later. Front desk closes at 10pm. Government picture ID required at check-in. Check-out time is 10:30am
The hostel has a 1 a.m. curfew to ensure the safety and enjoyment of all guests.
PLEASE NOTE - 10% CITY TAX IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE HERE AND IS PAYABLE ON ARRIVAL
48 Hour Cancellation Policy.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
FROM SOUTH on Hwy 1: take Hwy 68 West Pacific Grove exit. Follow Pacific Grove signs, right onto David Ave, right onto Hawthorne, one block to hostel at 778 Hawthorne Street. Turn left on Irving and use the free parking lot behind the hostel.
FROM SOUTH on Hwy 101: at Salinas take Hwy 68 West to Hwy 1, continue as above following Hwy 1 South & take Hwy 68 West, Pacific Grove exit.
FROM NORTH on Hwy 1: Pass all Monterey exits and take the Hwy 68 West, Pacific Grove exit, continue as above.
FROM NORTH on Hwy 101: take Hwy 156 West to Hwy 1, then continue as above.
Salinas is the closest Greyhound station. Take metro bus from Salinas to the Monterey Transit Plaza. Then take the #1 bus from the Transit Plaza to Irving Street, exit and continue on Irving crossing Lighthouse Ave. The hostel is 1 block uphill on the left, at the corner of Irving and Hawthorne.
Salinas Amtrak Station. Amtrak provides a bus from the Salinas Amtrak Station to the Monterey Transit Plaza. Ask the driver to stop at the hostel, otherwise follow directions by bus from the Transit Plaza above.
Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY), 4.5 miles, take local bus #21 to the Monterey Transit Plaza then transfer to the #1 bus and follow directions by bus above.
Monterey Bay Aquarium, Big Sur, Cannery Row, 17-Mile Drive, Point Lobos, Pebble Beach, Pacific Grove, Cannery Row, many restaurants, bars, shops, Elkhorn Slough, Fisherman's Wharf. Live music, concerts, weekly Farmer's Markets.