For Private Rooms and Premium Dorm Style Rooms see below our Farm House Room Types.


ITH Hostels and Eco Lodging was founded to create memorable, authentic and unique experiences for travelers. We do this by immersing guests into our local culture through a variety of daytime and nighttime adventures. Free tours and discounted premium activities are offered which connect you with the best sights to see in San Diego. Our goal is to welcome each and every traveler to our home as a new friend and make sure you have an incredible stay with us.

Conveniently located in San Diego’s prominent neighborhood of Little Italy, travelers are centrally located in Downtown and are walking distance to a variety of local attractions and San Diego Bay’s Waterfront Boardwalk. Amazing restaurants, coffee shops, local parks and popular bars surround the hostel. Within minutes from the hostel, travelers can easily access all of San Diego’s top activities.
The external floor plan of the Hostel includes outdoor gardens, sun decks and cozy courtyards perfect for meeting and relaxing with other travelers. The unique design and vibrant colors of our historic Victorian building creates a social, friendly, fun and comfortable experience. Our friendly staff create a warm and cozy atmosphere each night where travelers can unwind and share stories about their travels.
Inside the building, you can relax on our cozy couches or get work done at our dining room table. San Diego is home to the best weather in America, but for your added comfort, our facilities are all air conditioned in the summer and heated in the winter. We have several room options depending on how you are traveling, including private rooms, female only rooms and dorm style rooms. All rooms have been equipped with the latest bed designs and premium linens, giving you a comfortable night sleep. We also have free fast Wi-Fi and iPads for guest to use while visiting.
Our quieter and premium accommodation option at the Adventure Hostel is our annexed building the Eco Farm House. The Farm House is designed to be a quiet and clean place of rest where guests can enjoy peace and serenity. Because of this, we do not allow alcohol or smoking at the property. The property has huge organic garden, dedicated hammock deck designed for relaxing as well as an outdoor shower.
By staying at ITH Hostels and Eco Lodging, you become a part of a community dedicated to creating global, cultural and community centric sustainable relationships. The experience you will have when staying at an ITH will change your life by having the opportunity to interact and explore our city with so many wonderful international travelers from around the world. You are also supporting the sustainable measures we strive to implement in each of our hostels. For example, we grow organic vegetables, incorporate locally sourced food when possible, and integrate recycling and composting programs.
Please note that guests staying at ITH must be over 18 years. International guests with a valid passport and American travelers that reside outside of San Diego County are welcome. We are a house of rest and want to provide a great night sleep each night for our guests, so we kindly ask that all guests staying with us abide by our house rules.


The Dining Room

Eight Bed Mixed Bungalow Ensuite

Outdoor Patio

Colorful Art

Bungalow Village

Musical Instruments

Cozy Lounge

Two Bed Mixed Dorm

Free Daily Activities

Guest Kitchen

Outdoor Garden

Meet Amazing Travelers

Boat Parties

Four Bed Female Dorm

Mexico Trips

The Sun Deck

Themed Rooms

Four Bed Mixed Dorm


Local Advice From Our Family

Private Single Room

Six Bed Mixed Dorm

Free Home Cooked Meals

Ten Bed Mixed Bungalow Ensuite




Our variety of room types cater to travelers and groups of all sizes. From our Private Single Room to our shared Historic Bungalows with Ensuite Bathrooms, guests can find the the perfect room type to accommodate their needs while also being extremely affordable. Check our availability to see what room is perfect for you.

Meal Time

We look at all of our guests as family and with that we happily provide each guest with free breakfast catered from a local bakery. For dinner, our staff and guests often gather together and cook meals from there own countries in our shared guest kitchen. Taco Tuesday is the one evening we don't cook but instead we bring guests to a local Mexican restaurant to enjoy a San Diego tradition.


Our goal is to show guests a unique experience when they choose to stay at an ITH. To ensure the guests get to have a memorable experience, we provide daily daytime and nighttime activities around San Diego showcasing some of the best things to do in the city. Spots are limited so be sure to sign up early.


Centrally located in Downtown San Diego's European style neighborhood of Little Italy, the ITH Adventure Hostel offers everything a travel would be looking for all within walking distance. Guests can enjoy all the thrills of being Downtown in addition to having a peaceful and clean neighborhood to explore and relax in during their stay.


As with all ITH Properties, we provide guests with a variety of comfortable social areas both indoors and outdoors. Enjoy relaxing in the shade in one of our many gardens or sink into our leather couches inside our colorful and social Ron Burgundy Lounge.


Keeping our Hostel clean and neat is what we pride ourselves on and truly the most important element of our Brand. Housekeeping cleans the property twice a day to ensure that all areas of the hostel and spotless and ready for you to enjoy.


As with any shared style accommodation it is always important to provides our guests the peace of mind that they will be safe and secure during their stay with us. Security cameras are setup throughout the property in addition to having privates key codes for each door and lockers where the guests can store their valuable items.

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1658 Front Street

San Diego, California 92101

Phone: 619-228-9234



A variety of parking options surround the Adventure Hostel including metered parking spots, paid parking lots and a few limited free parking spaces on nearby streets. All metered parking spots are free during the evenings. Inquire at reception during check-in, and our staff will gladly assist you.