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HI - San Diego - Point Loma

3790 Udall St, San Diego, California, 92107, United States

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Overall Rating 95%

Hostel's laid-back atmosphere and super-friendly staff make each visit not only a relaxing getaway, but a truly San Diegan experience.

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San Diego Hostel

Hostel San Diego

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Located in the heart of a welcoming residential community in San Diego, Point Loma hostel makes an ideal base camp for both exciting San Diego adventures and relaxing group getaways. The laid back vibe of the hostel, its homely facilities and the friendly staff make it the perfect spot for all types of groups looking to explore San Diego on a budget.

Point Loma is famed for feeling more like a home away from home than a hostel, with beautifully decorated and spacious bedrooms, a stunning outdoor lounge, a large fully equipped kitchen and common areas – you and your group will feel immediately welcome.

Just a short walk away groups will find the stunning Ocean Beach, ideal for taking on some surf lessons, rollerblading in the sunshine or simply kicking back and relaxing. The neighbourhood is warm, friendly and packed full of restaurants, libraries, cafes, shops, markets, bars and attractions.

For those on school trips and sport trips, large group accommodation dorms are available – as well as spacious communal areas for classes, meetings and gatherings. Off-Site group dining coordination can be arranged as well as the use of a guest kitchen and a free DIY pancake station! Staff offer groups discounts on local attractions as well as guidance and advice on the best spots in the area for your groups individual needs and interests. Free pre-trip visits are available to teachers and leaders, as well as to other types of groups thinking of spending some time in San Diego.

So whether you’re thinking about a group getaway with your friends or family, planning a corporate trip with a bit of a twist or thinking about visiting San Diego with your students – the ‘home away from home’ of Point Loma could be just what you’re looking for. Send staff over an enquiry or arrange a pre-trip site visit and kick start your groups San Diegan experience.

Group facilities & services

Group facilities & services
  • Suitable for Special Occasions
  • Exclusive Use
  • Parking for coaches (on or near site)
  • Linen and towels
  • Rooms for leaders and drivers
  • Catering/meal service
  • Meeting room/communal area for group use
  • Group discounts to local attractions

Hostel Suitable For

  • Friends/Family
  • Interest Group
  • Other
  • School Group
  • Sports Group
  • University/College Group
  • Tour Operator
  • ESN

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • TV room
  • Table tennis / ping pong
  • Terrace / patio

Accessibility

  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car parking nearby - At or next to the hostel
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
  • Sports Equipment Storage
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Reception:
From 08:00 to 22:00
Check-in:
From 08:00 to 22:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 1-619-223 4778

Fax. 1-619-223 1883

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Ocean Beach (2 to 3km)
  • San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park (5 to 10km)
  • SeaWorld (3 to 5km)

See the full list of attractions

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (3 to 5km)
  • Beach (2 to 3km)
  • Cinema (5 to 10km)
  • City Centre (5 to 10km)
  • Cycle trails (3 to 5km)
  • Golf course (2 to 3km)
  • Gym (2 to 3km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (2 to 3km)
  • Local market (At or next to the hostel)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (2 to 3km)
  • National / State Park (5 to 10km)
  • Nightlife (2 to 3km)
  • Parks / Green Area (2 to 3km)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (2 to 3km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (1 to 2km)
  • Swimming pool (1 to 2km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (At or next to the hostel)
  • Theatre (5 to 10km)
  • Wooded Area (More than 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
Walk out to North Harbor Drive and catch bus #923 on the airport side of the street. Get off the bus at Voltaire and Poinsettia. Walk across the street down Poinsettia and turn right onto Udall. Please contact hostel for directions on weekends and after 6pm.
Bus
Exit the Greyhound Bus station and walk directly across the street to the tan building with red trim and purple windows. The ground floor is a transit complex. Take the Trolley (Orange Line light rail) toward downtown and exit the trolley at the San Diego Santa Fe Station. Then walk out of this station to the intersection of Broadway and Kettner Streets. Take bus #923 towards Ocean Beach and exit the bus at Voltaire and Poinsettia Streets. Cross the street to the library on the corner and then walk around the block to the far northwest corner. Please contact hostel for directions on weekends and after 6pm.
Car
There is ample public street parking which is free and unrestricted on the streets surrounding the hostel. Call hostel or Google for directions.
Rail
From the Amtrak station walk to Broadway (the street in front of Amtrak). Pick up the #923 going to Ocean Beach. Get off at Poinsettia and Voltaire. Walk across the street down Poinsettia and turn right onto Udall. The hostel is the red building on the right. Please contact hostel for directions on weekends and after 6pm.
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Abseiling
  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Birdwatching
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Cricket
  • Cycling
  • Dance
  • Fishing
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Handball
  • Hockey
  • Horse riding
  • Life Saving
  • Motorsports
  • Mountain Biking
  • Orienteering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Rugby
  • Scuba / Snorkelling
  • Skateboarding
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Team-Building
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Whale Watching
  • Windsurfing

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