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Walk of Fame Hostel
1.5 out of 5
6820 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
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The price is ¥6,886 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is steps from Hollywood and Highland Center, Dolby Theater, and TCL Chinese Theatre. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Wax ...

4/5Very Good! (537 reviews)

"Lugar muy céntrico si quieres pasar un día en el corazón de hollywood ,recomendado para adultos y precios razonables."…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Walk of Fame Hostel
Samesun Venice Beach
1.5 out of 5
25 Windward Ave, Venice, CA
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The price is ¥9,041 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1

Situated in Venice, this beach hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Venice Beach. Santa Monica Pier and Santa Monica College are also ...

3.8/5Good! (362 reviews)

"I was very impressed, I have never stayed at a hostel before and I was pleasantly surprised. The room was clean, nice size bathroom. The only issue I had was a homeless person fight was going on at 3:15 am but I guess that’s the price you pay for this location. Overall I was bery pleased. Thank -you ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

Samesun Venice Beach
LA Garden Hostel
2 out of 5
544 N Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA
The price is ¥2,234 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28

Located in Wilshire, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Melrose Avenue, Paramount Studios, and Wiltern Theatre. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Palladium ...

2.9/5 (8 reviews)
Bad place to stay

"There was 30 people sharing this loft space crazy horrible dirty i wouldnt have my worse enemy stay here there was noise above some sort of construction and it was going on from early morning to late then also the next morning one bathroom shower was out 30 people one shower 2 toliets nasty"…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

LA Garden Hostel
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Tripper Electric Beach Suites and Pods
2.5 out of 5
23 Paloma Ct, Venice, CA
The price is ¥12,501 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5

Located in Venice, this beachfront hostel is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of Venice Beach Boardwalk and Venice Beach. Santa Monica Beach and ...

2.2/5 (9 reviews)
Great for solo travelers

"Great mix of people and great location. Best if a solo traveler."…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Tripper Electric Beach Suites and Pods
HI Santa Monica Hostel
2 out of 5
1436 2nd Street, Santa Monica, CA
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Located in Downtown, this eco-friendly hostel is steps from Santa Monica Place and Third Street Promenade. Santa Monica Beach and Santa Monica Pier are also ...

4.4/5Excellent! (390 reviews)
Great Location

"This Hostel was great for a solo adventure and would be great for a group of friends. Friendly staff and great location to the beach. So many restaurants and shops located near it. Only a 20-24 minute drive from the airport."…"

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2020

HI Santa Monica Hostel
PodShare Venice
2 out of 5
522 Venice Blvd, Venice, CA
The price is ¥8,475 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Venice Beach Boardwalk, and Venice Beach. Santa Monica Beach and Muscle ...

4.1/5Very Good! (112 reviews)
wonderful place!

"I just really like how friendly the staff was. It felt very homie. I like how there was a backyard. I also love the bed! Amazing setting!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2020

PodShare Venice
Luxury Stays
2 out of 5
3214 W 113th St, Inglewood, CA
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The price is ¥5,637 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28

Situated in Inglewood, this hostel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Sony Pictures Studios, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, and University of Southern California. Venice ...

4/5Very Good! (49 reviews)

"The property was very clean host was very polite. I would recommend this place for anyone coming to the area and I would stay here again.."…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2020

Luxury Stays
PodShare DTLA Arts District - Hostel
1 out of 5
900 E 1st Street - Unit 112, Los Angeles, CA
The price is ¥6,886 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5

Located in Little Tokyo, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Los Angeles Children's Museum, Walt Disney Concert Hall, and Grand Central Market. The Broad and ...

3.9/5Good! (101 reviews)
Amazing, Would recommend.

"Staff was very helpful, beds were comfortable, had plenty of room for my items. The location was in downtown where there's a growing night life on the eastside. I found overnight parking in front of Podshare. Spacious sitting area for eating, chilling, and using laptop. Amazing. Cheers."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

PodShare DTLA Arts District - Hostel
Banana Bungalow Hollywood
2 out of 5
5920 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
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The price is ¥6,250 per night from Mar 18 to Mar 19

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Pantages Theatre and Hollywood and Vine. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Palladium are also ...

3.9/5Very Good! (55 reviews)

"April at the front desk was very professional and good natured."…"

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2020

Banana Bungalow Hollywood
Libra Hotel
2 out of 5
3909 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is ¥9,989 per night from Mar 18 to Mar 19

Located in Koreatown, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Wiltern Theatre, Melrose Avenue, and La Brea Tar Pits. Paramount Studios is 2 mi (3.2 km) away. Wilshire ...

3.6/5Good! (70 reviews)
I Had a Great Stay!

"The lady who checked me in was nice and easy to deal with, which put me at ease from the start. The place was clean, the process was easy. The beds are basic, but clean and comfortable. The place overall is quiet, and all the staff polite. I was here for a music festival and just needed a place to ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Libra Hotel
Hollywood and Highland Youth Hostel
1 out of 5
7038 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
The price is ¥6,382 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of TCL Chinese Theatre, Dolby Theater, and El Capitan Theatre. Hollywood and Highland Center and ...

2.8/5 (23 reviews)

"They were very accommodating for such short notice."…"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2020

Hollywood and Highland Youth Hostel
Anchor Pointe Inn
2 out of 5
111 E C St, Wilmington, CA
The price is ¥8,793 per night from Mar 25 to Mar 26

Located in Harbor, this hostel is 1.9 mi (3 km) from Palos Verdes Peninsula and within 6 mi (10 km) of World Cruise Center and USS Iowa. Aquarium of the Pacific ...

4.1/5Very Good! (22 reviews)

"Small, but clean and well maintained. If you're shopping for this hotel, you're trying to save cash. It works for that just fine. Shared bathrooms can be odd if you've never used one in a hotel - but if you've ever had a roommate, you'll be ok."…"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021

Anchor Pointe Inn
DormShare
2 out of 5
10794 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
The price is ¥6,356 per night from Mar 6 to Mar 7

Located in Westwood, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Westwood Village and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. University of California Los Angeles and ...

3.6/5Good! (59 reviews)

"us price is too much and they charge $20 dollars for parking!!!not fares for costomer"…"

Reviewed on May 4, 2020

DormShare
Orange Drive Hostel
1.5 out of 5
1764 North Orange Drive, Los Angeles, CA
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The price is ¥6,970 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of TCL Chinese Theatre, Dolby Theater, and Hollywood and Highland Center. Hollywood Walk of Fame ...

4.2/5Excellent! (686 reviews)

"Hard to think of any drawbacks; great value, friendly staff, even a common kitchen. My only complaint would be there is no lamp on the nightstand by the be; unusual to me; if you read at night, the overhead light switch is not conveniently located."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2021

Orange Drive Hostel
PodShare Los Feliz
1.5 out of 5
4534 Fountain Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
The price is ¥6,886 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Melrose Avenue, Echo Park, and Griffith Observatory. Greek Theatre and Hollywood Palladium are also ...

3.8/5Good! (46 reviews)

"Very nice people and very clean for a typical hostel. Definitely recommend to people that need a good in and out spot."…"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2020

PodShare Los Feliz
The Anderson Estates
2.5 out of 5
1932 Rochester Circle, Los Angeles, CA
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Located in Downtown Los Angeles, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of University of Southern California, California Science Center, and California African American ...

3.3/5 (231 reviews)
BED BUG INFESTED "ROACH MOTEL"

"BED BUG INFESTED!!! STAY AWAY!! I WAS ALMOST DEVOURED BY BED BUGS. COULD'NT LEAVE FAST ENOUGH. I WILL NEVER STAY THERE AGAIN. I WOULD'NT ADVISE ANY OF MY FRIENDS TO STAY HERE......NASTY!!!!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

The Anderson Estates
PodShare
1.5 out of 5
1617 Cosmo Street, Los Angeles, CA
The price is ¥6,913 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Hollywood and Vine and Pantages Theatre. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Palladium are also ...

3.9/5Very Good! (74 reviews)
Amazing Location Cool staff

"I Ione this place. It’s super chill super laid back and the staff is hella cool. The price and location are also amazing"…"

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2020

PodShare
Melrose Hostel
2 out of 5
646 North Western Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
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Located in Wilshire, this hostel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Paramount Studios and within 3 mi (5 km) of Hollywood Walk of Fame and Dolby Theater. The Grove and ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (159 reviews)
Bravo

"Amazing roof top, perfect for relaxing in the evening. Kitchen is big, maybe more equipment for cooking and some extra forks will be awesome. Staff is friendly and location is super."…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2020

Melrose Hostel
H California
1.5 out of 5
6118 Carlos ave, Los Angeles, CA
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Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Pantages Theatre, Hollywood and Vine, and Hollywood Palladium. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Dolby ...

4.2/5Very Good! (52 reviews)
Pretty horrible

"Receptionist r not friendly Only one toilet upstairs inconvenient Me & women mixt up"…"

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2019

H California
The Steady
2 out of 5
4302 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA
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Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Melrose Avenue, Echo Park, and Paramount Studios. Wiltern Theatre and Hollywood Palladium are also ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (62 reviews)

"The staff were amazing, and turned an accidental detour to a trip I wouldn’t forget"…"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2020

The Steady
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The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, Los Angeles

The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, Los Angeles

4 out of 5
404 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA
The price is ¥11,593 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.1/5Very Good! (1,355 reviews)

"Very clean and the staff was extremely polite and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2021

The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, Los Angeles
Hilton Los Angeles Airport

Hilton Los Angeles Airport

4 out of 5
5711 W Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
The price is ¥9,945 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
3.8/5Good! (4,016 reviews)

"Great visit young lady at front desk was very friendly ! One small mishap, I was check into a dirty room ! Young lady at front desk very apologetic! Offered higher floor 13th !"…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Hilton Los Angeles Airport
Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza

Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza

4.5 out of 5
251 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA
The price is ¥11,593 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,386 reviews)

"Very clean and pleasant smell upon entering the property. The rooms were very clean and appeared to be sanitized. Service among the staff regardless of which area they worked was very, very friendly."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2021

Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Los Angeles?
By staying at a hostel you can reduce your spending on lodging and set aside more of your trip funds for exploring during your trip. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its theaters and entertainment venues.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all offer shared rooms (though many have private options too), budget-friendly prices, and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in Los Angeles?
Ready to book a hostel? These top picks have the best reviews from our guests and might be a good place to look first: LA Garden Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Melrose Avenue. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, laundry facilities, and a computer station. Rooms come with towels, showers, and TVs. Samesun Venice Beach - Located within a 5-minute walk of Venice Beach Boardwalk and Muscle Beach Venice. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with towels, showers, and TVs. Luxury Stays - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and laundry facilities. You’ll find free toiletries, lockers, and hair dryers in all rooms. HI Santa Monica Hostel - Located steps from Santa Monica Place. Property features include free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find towels, lockers, and linens in all rooms. Tripper Electric Beach Suites and Pods - Located within a 5-minute walk of Venice Beach Boardwalk and Venice Beach. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant. Rooms come with towels, free toiletries, and TVs.
How many hostels are there in Los Angeles?
If you’re in the market for a low-cost place to stay in Los Angeles, one of Expedia’s 47 hostels could be a great choice.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Los Angeles?
The weather is important when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s some information about the local climate: The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 59°F. Average annual precipitation for Los Angeles is 14 inches.
What is there to see and do in Los Angeles?
Generally, Los Angeles is known for its theaters, live music, and museums. Major attractions include Walt Disney Concert Hall, Staples Center, and Microsoft Theater. Get out into nature with places like Echo Park, La Brea Tar Pits, and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Cultural attractions include Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Dolby Theater, and TCL Chinese Theatre.
What's the best way to get to and around Los Angeles while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Los Angeles in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX), 11.2 mi (18.1 km) away. An alternative is Bob Hope Airport (BUR), which is 11.6 mi (18.6 km) away. Once you’ve arrived, you may want to use public transit to get around. You can take advantage of metro transit at Pershing Square Station, 7th Street - Metro Center Station, and Civic Center Station. To check out more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at Los Angeles Union Station, Los Angeles Cal State Station, or Glendale Station.