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Orange Drive Hostel

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1764 North Orange Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90028
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Tonypandy, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 2 nights recently in a private room. Location is absolutely perfect, literally around the corner from Hollywood and Highland. Hollywood Blvd is a bit sketchy, but if you like the tourist traps (like me) then you'll love the location. The hostel was very welcoming and informative, providing information about the hostel policies as well as local information,... More 

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orangedrivehostel, Public Relations Manager at Orange Drive Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our hostel. We appreciate your review and feedback. But in fairness to our entire staff both male and female and to our hostel, please understand that when you hear only part of a conversation that it can be taken out of context, as is the case with this situation.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a nice stay at this hostel. Clean room and kitchen. I had a safe feeling, if you know that Hollywood blv is just a minute away. It's close (5min walk) to the red line metro who brings you in 10 min to Universal Studios and in 25min to the train station downtown. To go to the Getty it's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the nicest hostels I have ever stayed in! It used to be an single-family mansion and then was a boarding house and it still holds some of the original "charm" of an older home. There are an assortment of rooms, from shared bunks to private ensuite. Large living room, several outdoor sitting areas and a decent-sized... More 

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Gatineau, Qc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I do not think that the Orange Drive Hostel is the best place I have ever stayed. However, the staff was nice, the sleep was good, the building very interesting and the location... well, that was the best part. As they say: location, location location (especially when it comes to hotels!) Not only is it right around the corner from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can honestly say that I have never had a better experience staying in a hostel before. The staff were beyond helpful and super friendly! the bedroom were comfortable. They offered free waffles and oatmeal for breakfast and free WI-FI, and only a minute walk to Hollywood Boulevarde seriously what more could you need! I really hope to be able... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really cant rate this property High enough and would definitely stay here next time I visit Hollywood. We booked a private room with ensuite which I would definately do again! Great location literally a few minutes walk from the walk of fame and Chinese TCL theatre with Hollywood and Highland shopping complex RIGHT there. We had the chance to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

never having stayed in a hostel before we didn't really know what to expect but we needed not to worry the reviews on here sum it up .. very well run/good location yards from Hollywood boulevard etc.We stayed in a private room which was fine [ air con would have been a bonus but we used an old fashioned way... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't recommend this place highly enough. The location, just off Hollywood Boulevard, is fantastic; the rooms are clean and comfortable; and all the staff w e dealt with were so helpful. A steal compared to the prices the hotels around it charge and one of our favourite places we stayed on our trip around California.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed at the Hollywood Roosevelt and Orange Drive Hostel (both are literally 2minutes away from each other) and honestly Orange Drive was so much better for what you pay! It's right off one street on the Hollywood Boulevard, buses and trains go everywhere close by, it's super clean and the lady at reception was amazingly helpful. We also left... More 

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orangedrivehostel, Public Relations Manager at Orange Drive Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate all of your comments, and we are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Best Wishes, Orange Drive Hostel More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

This hostel was exactly what I needed, a nice place to stay for an audition. This is in the heart of Hollywood. I took the LAX Flyaway bus to Hollywood for $8 and it dropped me a mile away from the hostel. They have a shuttle service direct to the hostel for $17 but I'm cheap. You can take the... More 

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Hello, Thank you for writing a review about our hostel. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Best Wishes, Orange Drive Hostel More 

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