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USA Hostels Ocean Beach

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4961 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107 (Formerly Ocean Beach International Hostel)
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a truly awesome hostel, such good vibes, super friendly staff and volenteers. Really clean and well maintained. Hostel has events every night hosted by the volunteers that really unites the hostel and gets everyone socialising. Hands down best hostet to stay in if your keen to party at night and chill on the beach all day.

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've never really used a hostel before but I had nowhere to sleep and I came in at like 10 at night asking if I could stay there, it cost like $45 and there were excellent showers and free food in the morning. The staff were nice and the bed was comfy, it's also like a few walking minutes away... More 

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Louisville, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ocean beach just nearby, clean environment, near bus stop, great atmosphere and awesome staff! Joined the hostel's bonfire as well, is a great experience for foreigner like me. Best hostel experience so far!!!

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San Diego, California
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Truly enjoyed my 3 night stay at USA Hostels in OB San Diego! Great staff, great place, good location, great fun! I appreciated that it was laid back and fun, but professional at the same time, such as not allowing alcohol just anywhere, keeping the guests noise level respectable after 11:pm as well as the music they played was just... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Worth the price! Rooms are clean and safe. Lend towel for free. They let us take a shower at night even though we were checked out. Staff is super kind. the back yard chilling spot is under construction so it will get even better :)

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Sterling Heights, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everything about this place is great. The rooms. The employees. The atmosphere. I stayed here for two nights and was very comfortable. They do bonfires and walking tours, which were a good time. No complaints. Come to this hostel.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

First time vacationing alone and I could not be happier that I stayed at USA Hostel Ocean Beach. I made memories, friends and had conversations I'll never forget. The entire staff was welcoming and friendly. They gave suggestions and were super helpful (even when I lost the key to my locker!). Every part of my trip was an adventure and... More 

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St. Pete Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very clean hostel. Everything new inside. Working on outside. A little too noisy later at night. Convenient to eateries, beach, transportation. Lots of activities planned by the hostel. Definately will stay again in future travels.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved NYC and Vegas - but I wasn't sure what I'd think of San Diego. This Hostel MADE it for me. The staff are amazing, really chilled and cool, they plan great nights. We had drinks, cooked together, bonfires on the beach, pub crawls what more can you want?! I would go back in a heart beat, we even... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the best hostels I've ever stayed at. We stayed in a 4 person dorm and it was very clean, with lockers, a sink, the bed arrangements offered some privacy and each had lights and USB ports. Bathrooms were lovely and clean, shower stalls were spacious. The kitchen was also clean and spacious and led onto the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With the beach just 2 blocks away, a newly remodeled hostel with all new rooms, beds, and hang out space, and a free shuttle to area attractions and downtown, there’s no better beach choice than us! Formerly Ocean Beach International Hostel, now with new owners and new management, you get the best of the Ocean Beach vibe and the amenities that USA Hostels is known for. You’ll make great memories here as we have loads of activities designed to help you make new friends and have new experiences. Join us for our beach bonfire with hot dogs and s’mores, show us your beer pong skills or relax after a day of sun and sand at our ‘family dinner’. If you want a beach break we’ll take you to the Zoo, SeaWorld, Downtown or La Jolla and even drop you off at the airport for free! Our dorm rooms feature USA Hostels exclusively-designed ‘privacy pods’ that not only provide screening from roommates but a reading light, shelf, usb plug and outlet. Free security lockers are also provided. Most rooms have a sink and some rooms are with full bath. Amenities include a FREE shuttle to the Zoo, SeaWorld and downtown. We loan out beach gear and have low cost rentals to try your hand at surfing too. We’re surrounded by restaurants, bars and shopping in the heart of Ocean Beach but also have plenty going on at the hostel to keep guests busy. Check out our list of activities and amenities below: Hostel Activities: • 4x a week free shuttle to the famous San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld, USA Hostels downtown Gaslamp location and airport • La Jolla free shuttle twice a week • Beach bonfire 2x a week with free hot dogs and American camp fave S’mores • Weekly Beer Pong tournament • Coastal bike ride tour twice weekly • Yoga class twice weekly • Weekly farmers market • Pub crawl twice weekly • Hostel dinner nights FREE Amenities including: • Daily breakfast of baked goods, oatmeal, fresh juices, fresh fruit, coffee/tea and more • WiFi • Lockers • Bed linens and bath towels • Beach towels/mats, umbrellas, chairs and coolers • Guitars, board games and foozball Discounted: • Surf lessons • Wet suit rental • Bike rental • San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld and Harbor Cruise tix ... more   less 

Additional Information about USA Hostels Ocean Beach

Address: 4961 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107 (Formerly Ocean Beach International Hostel)
Location: United States > California > San Diego > Ocean Beach
Price Range: $44 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — USA Hostels Ocean Beach 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Ocean Beach International Hotel San Diego
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