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Point Reyes Hostel

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Located in a secluded valley of the Point Reyes National Seashore, HI-Point Reyes is surrounded by 140 miles of trails winding through uniquely diverse habitats perfect for hiking, biking, and wildlife watching. The only lodging offered within the park, the hostel provides a fully equipped guest kitchen, cozy common areas with great views, and an outdoor patio and barbecue, along with the chance to experience the wonders of this unspoiled coastal wilderness.
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Sonoma County Airport32 mi
SFO Intl Airport39 mi
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

My husband and I stayed here during a hiking trip. It was peaceful and in the middle of multiple hiking trails. It was the cleanest hostel I've visited. We stayed in one of the four private rooms, which are split into two separate locked entries....More

Thank Bonnie K
Response from Ocean12122011, General Manager at Point Reyes HostelResponded October 15, 2018

Hi Bonnie! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice review of HI Point Reyes! We are so glad you liked our clean facilities and organic coffee. Looking forward to hosting you you guys again!

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

One of the best hostels I have ever stayed. The female dorm sleeps 12. With with lots of room and the bathroom and showers were just off the room. No walking down a hall in the middle of the night. The kichen was large enough...More

Thank justyoungatheart
Response from Ocean12122011, General Manager at Point Reyes HostelResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you for the amazing review of HI Point Reyes Hostel Just-Young-At-Heart! We aim to please and so happy to hear you liked all the little details like our organic coffee and knowledgeable staff. Please come visit again!

Reviewed July 27, 2018

The entire site has a strong smell of improperly handled sewage combined with mildew. This unavoidable smell made our stay unpleasant and forced us to leave early. From the moment we checked in we were aware of this smell, though we did not trace its...More

Thank annemarch2018
Response from Ocean12122011, General Manager at Point Reyes HostelResponded July 30, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are sorry to here that you think that our hostel is not well maintained. We have a functioning septic system that gets routinely inspected and maintained. There are vents for the septic system on...More

Reviewed February 19, 2018

I've stayed in this hostel a few times and wrote a review a few years ago. The place is getting better and better. I think it's because of the manager, Hanna, and wonderful staff. This time it was Nancy, who was helping us. This is...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2017

This was our first stay at a hostel, so we didn't really know what to expect. We were pleasantly surprised! Super clean and comfortable private room. Super clean communal kitchen and family room area. Don't come expecting electronic entertainment! There was great access to beach....More

Thank Kelly S
Response from Hanna M, General Manager at Point Reyes HostelResponded September 15, 2017

Hello Kelly! Thank you for the great review of HI Point Reyes. Very helpful tips for future guests, hope you come back!

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June 14, 2018|
Response from travelerscal | Reviewed this property |
No they have their towels and bedding I usually bring my blanket. Before you leave you need to change the bedding. So when you come check if the person before you really did it because a maid doesn’t do it sometimes. It... More
June 4, 2018|
Response from travelerscal | Reviewed this property |
Yes, all private rooms are in the new building. You can return to your room any time, but the kitchen is going to be closed for some time during the day for cleaning. There is going to be the schedule. Every two private... More
April 12, 2018|
Response from travelerscal | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so.I have never seen any pets there.
Room Tips
"Private rooms a great size for a couple or a family of four. Six could sleep, but floor space is very..."
Sep 12, 2017
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"Get a private room"
May 5, 2017
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"Perhaps try to choose a room further away from the kitchen if you are a light sleeper. Bring your own towel."
Mar 17, 2017
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"we liked the private room rather than the dorm rooms with 7 others."
Sep 29, 2016
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$34 - $43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesCaliforniaPoint Reyes National Seashore
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