Wayfarer Hostel Santa Barbara

Top 6 Beach Hostels in California

Travelers exploring California get a wide variety of hostels to choose from. If you are looking for an awesome hostel experience near the beach, we recommend checking our these six hostels on your trip. Each hostel offers a great experience where you will be staying right on the beach or just a short walk away.


Samesun Backpackers Hostel Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CA

Samesun Hostel Venice Beach

Source: http://samesun.com/


Located in the heart of Venice, the Samesun Backpackers Hostel Venice Beach is an excellent place to stay. There are a large variety of room options for all types of travelers. The staff is amazing and they offer great night time events!


Beach Bungalow Hostel, San Diego, CA

Beach Hostels in San Diego

One of the few hostels in the America located right on the beach, the Beach Bungalow Hostel is an incredible backpackers hostel. The location does not get any better than what the Beach Bungalow offers. The standout feature of the hostel is a huge deck overlooking Pacific Beach. Daily adventure activities and nightly events are offered for guests to have a wonderful vacation in San Diego.


Surf City Hostel, Los Angeles, CA

Hostel Hermosa Beach

Source: http://www.surfcityhostel.com/


An affordable hostel just off the beach, Surf City Hostel provides travelers a great place to stay in Hermosa Beach. The common areas are friendly and cozy and have bright windows looking out to the ocean. Ask for a room on the top floor so you can have the best view!


HI San Pedro Lighthouse Hostel, Los Angeles, CA

Hostels in Los Angeles

Source: https://www.hiusa.org/hostels/california/los-angeles/south-bay


A truly unique hostel, the HI San Pedro Hostel was created out of an old lighthouse. This hostel is a great option for travelers looking for a peaceful getaway in Los Angeles. You not located in a party zone, but the views are incredible and there is a small local neighborhood nearby for the essentials.


Wayfarer, Santa Barbara, CA

hostels in santa barbara

Source: http://www.wayfarersb.com/


The Wayfarer is a high-end hostel providing a wonderful experience in Santa Barbara. The city itself is absolutely beautiful and offers a wide range of partying and adventure options. The hostel has an awesome pool and lounge! This hostel is more expensive than your average hostel, but you won’t regret it after you get to experience all of the amenities offered.


HI Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel, Santa Cruz, CA

Hostels in Santa Cruz

Source: http://www.norcalhostels.org/montara


Located in a historic lighthouse, the Point Montara Hostel in another wonderful hostel owned by Hosteling International. This hostel is designed for the traveler looking to explore and see the city. Expect quality amenities and a great experience here.




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