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HI-Point Montara Lighthouse

Hwy 1, Montara, CA 94037
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Incline Village, Nevada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is a great little getaway spot. Clean accommodations right on the ocean with your own little private beach and lighthouse. The staff is friendly, they make great coffee, and you asleep to the sound of the waves.

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San Francisco, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A 1900 lighthouse next to your room with stunning vistas above a private beach. Very clean and the staff was great with suggestions for adventures during the day. The location is perfect for exploring nearby tide pools, sandy beaches, as well as hiking trails to the top of Mt Montara.

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Seattle, Washington
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely location right on the ocean. The sleeping accommodations are basic but comfortable. Kitchen is pretty well equipped so it's nice to bring your own food and cook. My son and I used this as a base for exploring the coast down to Ano Nuevo. Half Moon Bay, which is nearby, is quite charming. This hostel is clean and in... More 

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Aachen, Germany
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49 reviews 49 reviews
17 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

The staff are so friendly, the location is breathtaking. The girls dorm ok, the middle bed has no walls left or right, the bathrooms clean, the kitchen well equipped and with a friendly atmosphere. For 30$ per night - what else can you ask for?aybe a better bus commection from Linda mar, but even that is ok of you are... More 

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Colorado Springs, CO
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

What a beautiful property! How wonderful to be surrounded by the blooming ice plant - hillsides of green and yellow and pink! So many flowers still in bloom ( I'm from Colorado - not many flowers get through the heaps of snow)! What a relaxing joy to sit on the benches mesmerized by the crashing waves pounding in on the... More 

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North Beach, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The hostel stay was the highlight of a fall west coast trip. The private room came with a world-class view. It was convenient for coastal exploration. But I hardly needed to go anywhere because the views were amazing. I will definitely return.

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stayed for one night in this hostel and it was perfect. This place is really super charming with the lighthouse, the cliff and the beach. It is perfect for a family with children, friends travelling together, or solitary souls. Shared kitchen, dining spaces and living room create a good and friendly atmosphere in the dorm part. A 30-minute drive... More 

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Nashville, Tn
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

This is a great destination doable without a car. From San Francisco take BART subway to Daly City. Catch bus 110 to Linda Mar park and ride lot. Then , take Bus 17 to 7th and Main. Walk a few blocks (half mile) to the hostel. Read their directions online. Perfect. You can drive there too and park easily. Ask... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Absolutely lovely location, the views were amazing but apart from that there is not a lot to say. As two young travellers staying for a couple of nights we almost lost our minds. The weather was not in our favour and no activities were put on by the hostel. Other guests included a few older people and school groups. I... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Their private rooms have the perfect view looking north over the ocean and beaches. They are clean, cute and cozy with a bathroom shared just between two of the rooms. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. There aren't many lodges that double as a working lighthouse on a beautiful point, with a private beach for such a wonderful value!

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MontaraLighthouse, Front Office Manager at HI-Point Montara Lighthouse, responded to this review

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay! We work hard to have a beautiful facility and knowledgeable staff, and your comments are very appreciated. Please feel free to come back at any time! More 

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Address: Hwy 1, Montara, CA 94037
Location: United States > California > Montara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
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