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Banana Bungalow San Diego

707 Reed Ave., San Diego, CA 92109 (Pacific Beach)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I don't usually write reviews and stuff but this place is my favourite hostel of all time, not only the place itself but the location is mind blowing, situated right on the beach front . After travelling the entire west coast last summer, I can safely say this was my favourite destination. The trips on offer are so sick! I... More

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Buckingham
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a party hostel and does exactly what it says on the tin and the rooms are basic but clean. The overall decor is creative, bright and sets the mood! Although this is a party hostel it is run well by a great team; who make every effort to make your stay a good one. So despite everyone having... More

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San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I came here with one of my girlfriends over Labor Day weekend last year and had the best time! Fun staff, always planning day/night activities to get all the guests together + have a good time! Huge party on the back deck our last night there, with Dj, open bar, + food! Great hostel, one of my favs! Looking forward... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Really fun spot to meet travellers and party, plus location is amazing! If you're up for an adventure and socializing, do it! Otherwise... a bit rough. Dirty, unfriendly staff (except manager who finally arrived and was really helpful) and overpriced for what you get. Great for young travelers looking for a good time. We came at the end of a... More

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Myself and two other girls stayed here lasted summer. On arrival we were excited about staying in a California. On arrival we were greeted by a male receptionist who basically expressed that he didn't want us staying here because we were a certain nationality and who also became increasingly more rude as our check in session progressed. My friend had... More

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Aix-en-Provence, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I've stayed in this hostel with my friend and what can we say except that we had the time of our lives there!! We met such amazing people, that we look forward to see again! It's a party place for travelers and you will never regret this choice!!! Best spot right on the beach!! One of the best hostel I've... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

I was travelling solo and this was the Best hostel I have been too! Awesome location with awesome staff. Because the rooms are smaller, and there is a beautiful deck looking out to the ocean, you'll find yourself making more friends because of the common meeting area. Drinking nights were held on the deck and super fun, the staff get... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Firstly, let me just say that I overall I had a great time here...met some great people, the deck parties are ace, the location is stunning...but the attitude from a couple if the staff stinks! It doesn't matter whether you're paying $25 a night or $250 a night, make us feel welcome please and don't talk to guests like they're... More

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Long Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Came here with 4 friends because it was only 20 dollars a night and a few people had recommended it to us, amazing location right on the beach, and the people there are so friendly, definitely coming back!

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Detroit, Michigan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I stayed at this hostel for 18 nights in total. Honestly, I stayed so long because I loved it so much. I could have gone anywhere in the entire country but I got stuck in San Diego having the time of my life. It's right on the beach, with an incredible deck on the boardwalk. There is a party every... More

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Address: 707 Reed Ave., San Diego, CA 92109
Location: United States > California > San Diego > Pacific Beach
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