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ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hostel was our first of the trip and we were great welcomed. it is colorful and young. the dorms are clean and funny with those little bungalow. Situated in the little italy it is not that far from the city. We always reach place we want to in walk and we took the ferry once everything is close.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall my experience with this hostel was very good. Most of the staff were friendly. They provided free breakfast, and shuttle service to activities. I made a lot of friends from all over the world. The bathrooms were not that great. A German night club experience: If you are young and female, be careful about some "local" guests staying here,... More 

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Taichung, Taiwan
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

The deal is incredible - the cheap price of staying per night, along with all the free activities you can do with the hostel people, and free breakfast & dinner. A. Room- I stayed at the 4-bed female bedroom in the first 4 nights, and 6-bed mixed bedroom the last 2 nights. The female bedroom is very cozy, my roommates... More 

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Bobby D, Manager at ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to leave us such a thorough review. We are glad to hear that you had such a memorable experience, and welcome you back anytime! More 

Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

My review is from the perspective of being a hostel-virgin. Upon being welcomed they informed us that there dinner is provided and we could join. The property is bigger than expected and has several houses. We stayed at the Eco-Farm house which focuses on sustainable living. It was an interesting space with an outdoor garden and chickens from which they... More 

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Bobby D, Manager at ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego, responded to this review

Hello there ! Thanks for your review, we truly appreciate it. We apologize that your bed wasn't ready when you checked in. We hope you will give us the opportunity to give you the best experience by staying with us again ! Safe travels ! Cheers, Managers More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

This is just a great place! There's just so much love put into everything, it's amazing. Everything is just beautyful, including the girls at the reception but also the beautyful old house its in. The staff is really awsome. They're very friendly and help you alot if you have a problem. I've met very cool people from all around the... More 

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Bobby D, Manager at ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego, responded to this review

Hello there ! Thank you so much for the awesome review, it really means a lot for us ! It was a pleasure to have you with us ! Feel free to come back whenever you want ! Cheers, Managers More 

Manchester, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

I was in San Diego for a conference for a few days previous but wanted to do some sightseeing, so I spent some time exploring the options before deciding on this hostel. It was my first time at a hostel, so I thought it would be a good tryout experience. I chose to get a private room, which was a... More 

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Bobby D, Manager at ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego, responded to this review

Hello there ! Thank you so much for this great review, it means a lot to us ! We truly appreciate that you had a good experience with us ! We hope to see you again in the future ! Have a safe travel ! Cheers, Managers More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

I stayed in this Hostel for 4 days, and I had a really great time. The Hostel is very clean, the food was very good and The staff was incredible ... I stayed in a lot of Hostels in US, and the ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego was the best one !!!

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Bobby D, Manager at ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words and awesome review! We are all so proud of the unique, welcoming, fun environment that we have cultivated, and really appreciate when people get to come and share it with us. Feel free to come back anytime! More 

Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

Visiting SD for a conference but didn't couldn't get my company to pay for the conference hotel. I'm in my late 20s and figured this would be a good option. I stayed in the individual room at this hostel. It was quite cozy - almost felt like a closet but that's what I was looking for. I was able to... More 

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Bobby D, Manager at ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words! We are glad that you enjoyed your cozy room, our lovely neighborhood, our warm atmosphere and fun activities. We will do our best to better train our staffs in the kitchen to ensure consistent delicious meals. Hope to see you again soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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37 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

ITH has still got it! Best hostel in SD - free breakfast, free din, free trips and fun things to do! Love the terrace, Ted and the relaxed feeling at the hostel. Definitely go on at least one of the trips available and out for one of the super strong mai tais!

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Bobby D, Manager at ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego, responded to this review

Yep, in fact, we are only getting better :) ! Thank you so much for the kind words. We are glad you had a great time and we look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

The staff was incredible, the rooms were perfectly acceptable, the food (home-cooked breakfast and dinner are included with your stay) was very good, all for a great price. Not to mention the community feel of the place, and meeting so many fun people. I recommend this place highly; it sets the standard for what a hostel should be!

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Bobby D, Manager at ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the excellent review! It was such a pleasure having you in our funny little home, and we are glad your experience reflects all of our efforts to make this hostel so special! Come back any time!! More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Awarded the 2014 & 2015 Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor for being the Top Rated Accommodation in San Diego! We are ideally located in Downtown near San Diego Bay, we offer FREE hot cooked breakfast every day and FREE cooked dinners six nights a week. FREE adventurous daytime activities are offered everyday including: surf trips, sailing, snorkeling, hiking, picnics, yoga beach trips and more! Limited spaces are available with our daytime activities. Our social night time activities makes our hostel one of the best in San Diego! Our variety of dorms and private guest rooms are designed with the latest bunk beds, allowing travelers to enjoy a cozy nights sleep at an affordable price. The unique design of our historic victorian building allows guests to have numerous outdoor sitting areas in addition to multiple social areas inside. Our goal is to provide travelers with the complete experience of seeing San Diego while making friends with other travelers from all over the world. Our guests have access to the use of brand new iPads to surf the web and contact their friends on Skype.Our social activities give our travelers the best insights to San Diego including pub crawls, poker night, sports games, walking tours, creative workshops, taco Tuesdays, social olympics and more!Please note that guests staying with us must be over 18 years old and carry an international passport or reside outside of San Diego County. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego

Address: 1658 Front St, San Diego, CA 92101-2920
Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown , Little Italy
Price Range: $44 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — ITH Adventure Hostel San Diego 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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