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USA Hostels San Diego

726 5th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014
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Coquitlam
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63 reviews 63 reviews
5 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Getting to USA Hostel from the airport was cheap and easy on public transit, always a bonus for cheapskates like me. I am 64 with arthritic knees so the upper bunks are a real struggle for me, I emailed ahead to request a lower bunk but the Hostel policy is that they do not reserve beds. I arrived before noon,... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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42 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Stayed here for a three day short stay in SD. Walking distance from the Greyhound and located next to tram stops. Lots of bars and cafes around. Hostel was clean and staff were really helpful. Kitchen is great, and the included breakfast is really good for a hostel. We stayed in the room that cheaper as it is 'loud' but... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I know that hostel experiences are pretty subjective and vary person to person, but this was honestly the best hostel I've stayed at so far. The people were great and it was in a prime location at the footsteps of nightlife and shops. Definitely recommend.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Perfect location in the middle of the gaslamp quarter with friendly and helpful staff, that are more then willing to assist you to find an activity if you dont like any of the numerous options already on the board.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I stayed at the hostel for only a night and was in a single room (queen bed - no bath). The room was clean and cozy with a TV, storage, AC, and the bed/pillows were comfortable. I would absolutely stay here again - great location first and foremost! You are right in the center of the Gaslamp district where you... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I needed somewhere to stay at the last minute and booked in here the day before. I stayed on a Sunday, and there was free dinner (and wine!), plus pancakes in the morning before I left to catch my flight. It's one of the nicest hostels I've stayed at, and its the little things - like the receptionist happily printed... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This place was nice. Safe, clean, and had coffee in the morning. I had a private room so I can't say much for the shared ones. But mine was really nice. Had a living room and a separate sleeping area upstairs which I often forgot you had to bend down in to stay in. The bathrooms were really clean so... More 

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We were lucky to book into this hostel at the last minute and were very glad we did. Situated right in the middle of the Gas Lamp Quarter, the hostel is very bright and lively. Once we located the door amongst the jam packed restaurants, it was a quick check in, a long drag of our bags up the stairs,... More 

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USAH, General Manager at USA Hostels San Diego, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We're glad you like the look of our hostel. It truly is a unique setting in San Diego. More 

Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is one of the best hostels that I have stayed at. The staff are very friendly and helpful, the kitchen and dining area is large and clean and the free breakfast is decent (considering it is free!). I found the room (6 bed) to be spacious, with full size lockers. The privacy screen and individual lamp is an added... More 

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USAH, General Manager at USA Hostels San Diego, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words. We're very happy you enjoyed your stay! More 

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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The hostel was okay and have to admit very central (Horton Plaza / Seaport fairly close). Considering I checked in, went out for a night out, got back the morning after and checked out my review will be based on staff welcomeness. In the 15 minutes I spent there, I was welcomed by the rudest girl ever (she was working... More 

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USAH, General Manager at USA Hostels San Diego, responded to this review

After reading your review, the manager spoke with the receptionist who greeted you. The receptionist wanted us to convey her apologies that her giggling was received as being rude. She says she did not mean to offend you. We have counseled her and she now understands how this could be interpreted differently than intended. We've also spoken with her about... More 

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Address: 726 5th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown , Gaslamp
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 23
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