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Ocean Beach International Hostel

4961 Newport Ave., San Diego, CA 92107 (Ocean Beach)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Louis F La Rochelle, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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La Rochelle, France
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a month at OBI and I can assure you this is a great place !! We met the best people ever at this place, the staff is awesome too and they have lots of free stuff too, specially an amazing free breakfast ! Totally worth it and highly recommended !

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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly staff, great help even on the phone requiring info. Some nights with great food deals! Awesome chef. Location is perfect. Close to beach, shops, restaurants. Everything is possible to do by public transport. Take a day pass if you go to La Jolla. 7 dllrs vs 4x $2.25 But the best is the room with the bed and the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel is awesome, the people are awesome, the neighborhood is a place you want to visit, the staff here is really good, the bedrooms have extremely comfortable beds, the bathroom is clean and it has a lot of showers and toilets. Book this hostel!

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Came here during Christmas 2011 and had an absolute blast. Great people, great scenery and lots to do around the area. I enjoyed the free breakfast and BBQ nights! We also had a bonfire night too. Highly recommended!

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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Loved this hostel! Was next to beach! Brilliant shops around very arty an brilliant for a relaxing travel. Easy to get to main city via bus at top of road. Colourful and such a chill relaxed environment free meal on some nights! Recommend this hostel! Also free pancakes!

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San Diego, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

The hostel facilities are great, people were lovely plenty of activites and ways to meet people. Staff were helpful and went out of their to help you. Overall place is clean friendly and provide free meal some nights. I'll be back again!

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Banff, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

People say it is the people you meet that make the hostel experience what it is. This is what makes ocean beach so amazing the staff hear all go out of their way to make sure you have a good time while you are staying there. From the day I arrived to the day I left there was never a... More

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Stanley, Idaho, United States
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

This was an amazing experience for me. I met people from all over the world. There is always something fun to do at OBI. I got in San Diego at 1:00 AM. The owner was kind enough to pay for my taxi because it was late and I told I had 2 big pieces of luggage and I was traveling... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

From the moment I arrived at this hostel, I knew I had arrived in a great place. The staff here are super helpful, and there's events organised every day of the week. We went to trivia at a local bar, and won free food. They also had organised movie nights and discounted tours to the zoo. Rooms are basic, but... More

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

come from central canada where we dont really have a "summer"z I wanted to stay at the ocean beach hostel in Aug 2013 so that I could get as much sunshine before heading back to The harsh Winter in the Canadian prairies. I have travelled extensively. I've stayed in hostels in the US, Canada, Europe and the Middle East. No... More

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Address: 4961 Newport Ave., San Diego, CA 92107
Location: United States > California > San Diego > Ocean Beach
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Ranked #9 of 49 Specialty lodging in San Diego
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