HostelBookers Logo
WEBSITE FEEDBACK
No booking fees

Reviews of USA Hostels Hollywood

Hostel | 1624 Schrader Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, USA CA 90028

94.1% Overall Rating

528 out of 562 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (19/06/2014)

"This was an awesome place to stay, met a lot of great people here! They clean the rooms every day, which is nice, and no one is let into the hostel without a key car which made me feel safe. They arrange things for you…"

Read all USA Hostels Hollywood reviews

Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

Taxes are not included in listed prices. A 14% city and hotel tax are added at check in. Check in starts at 2 pm. Check out is 10 am. We welcome guests from everywhere outside of Los Angeles county. At check in, international guests must present a valid passport. US residents must present valid government issued identification (ie: drivers license, state id card, passport). Guests may also be asked to present proof of onward travel. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a guardian. Guests under 16 permitted only in private rooms unless an entire dorm is rented. We discourage parents with young children from booking at this location as we are known for our late-night activities. Parents with children under 16 MUST contact the hostel prior to booking. Cancellations and/or changes must be made before 6:00 pm California time the day prior to arrival or the first night will be charged to the credit card. We do the best we can to keep you and your traveling companions together, but due to season and availability, there’s a small change of being put in separate rooms. Please note that if you book rooms for more than 10 people this will be consider as a group booking and if this is processed online it will be cancelled automatically and the deposit will not be refundable. Groups must contact the hostel directly before booking. PLEASE NOTE: Our hostel is known for its night time lounge activities and parties so this may not be the place for someone looking for a sedate atmosphere.

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Los Angeles?

Contact us directly

See other properties in Los Angeles

PodShare
50.00 USD

Hostel 95.8% 21 reviews
Hollywood Youth Hostel
25.00 USD

Hostel 84.6% 373 reviews
Orange Drive Hostel
40.94 USD

Hostel 86.9% 163 reviews
Hollywood and Highland Hotel and Hostel
35.00 USD

Hostel 75.7% 115 reviews
Hollywood Palms Inn & Suites
55.00 USD

Hotel Not yet rated
Banana Bungalow Hollywood
38.64 USD

Hostel 83.0% 345 reviews
Saharan Motor Hotel
62.00 USD

Hotel 2 star 77.0% 49 reviews
Hollywood Downtowner Inn
40.00 USD

Hotel 2 star 66.2% 6 reviews

Enter dates to check prices


  •  
    Invalid date
     
    Invalid Date - Cannot be in the past
     
    Invalid Date - Check-Out cannot be beyond 28/07/2015

  •  
    Invalid date
     
    Invalid Date - Cannot be in the past
     
    Invalid Date - Check-Out cannot be beyond 28/07/2015
     
    Your check-out date is before your check-in date. Please check your dates and try again.
     
    Bookings can only be made for a maximum period of 31 days. Please enter alternative dates and try again.

processing
94.1%

Overall Rating

528 out of 562 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'USA Hostels Hollywood'

Atmosphere
95.2%
Location
93.6%
Facilities
93.6%
Cleanliness
93.6%
Staff
93.6%
Value
94.4%
Safety
94.4%
Refine your results Showing 406 of 441 reviews Previous   1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | … | 16 | 17   Next
Reset filter
100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Beach / sunbathing
Relaxation/spa
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

02 April 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: - wlan / wifi free and everywhere - very clean - very friendly (hostel an service) - nice tour facilitys - you have socket outlet in your own locker - breakfast included (all you can eat pancakes) - (= everything was great =)

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

27 March 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Staff was super friendly and they had tours you could sign up and pay for. The events organized at the lounge were also fun.

Disliked: Corridor was noisy as was the room. Quiet hours were not observed. Was not told about additional shower rooms outside shared room.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Tamara Rossegger

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

21 March 2013 Tamara would recommend this property

Liked: Extremely friendly and helpful staff , they really care about their guests, big and clean rooms, cool tours are offered, clean kitchen . All in all best Hostel I've ever been

Disliked: Tamara left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Dennis Jovanovic

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

18 March 2013 Dennis would recommend this property

Liked: location is right in hollywood which is good. all in all LA is hard to get around so mist locations wont be very central but this one is very good. Best thing is the powerpoints inside each locker and the power point with light in each bed. They even let you print your own stuff up Huge thumbs up!

Disliked: Dennis left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

08 March 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was really clean and the included breakfast had a lot of variety. I was also impressed with the activities they had on offer.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Beach / sunbathing
Events / festivals
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

27 February 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Loads of activities on offer and right in the Hollywood hood. Cheap beers on sale and spacious rooms with comfortable beds.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

26 February 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very close to Hollywood Blvd, free breakfast, great daily events & activities.

Disliked: Location is good and close to public transport, but it's a very shady area. Hollywood is generally very dodgy area. Would not recommend walking around alone late at night. Hostel needs to have more toilets and bathrooms

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

11 February 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The rooms are perfectly designed for sleeping. stuff is quite friendly. There are services like shuttle to the beach and hiking tour for up hills etc.

Disliked: the floor is making too much noise while walking. makes it hard not to disturb each other once somebody wakes up... The location is in the heart of the Hollywood district but that makes it not very safe for late.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Elaine Middleton

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

09 January 2013 Elaine would recommend this property

Liked: The bar, location, character, cleanliness, staff.

Disliked: It was a bit awkward just having the one shower between eight people with everyone trying to get in it at the same time in the morning. The other shower was always busy as well.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

liam hall

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

02 January 2013 liam would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean rooms. Well setup beds. Good outdoor area

Disliked: Strict rules for security.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Work / volunteering

02 January 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location was cool. Lots of places to eat and drink nearby and of course all the cheesy hollywood sights. Also near metro/bus stops which I imagine would be useful.

Disliked: I found some of the staff i interacted with to be a bit cold.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Nick Davis

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

05 December 2012 Nick would recommend this property

Liked: Well run, clean, decent bar with cheap drinks, dorm rooms are pretty above average.

Disliked: $5 for the internet. After travelling in South America for 9 months where every hostel offers free internet for its guest this seemed a rip off.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

26 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location. Friendly, helpful and efficient staff. So many events organized for guests. The comedy night was awesome; no cover charge, dirt cheap drinks and funnier than the comedy store.

Disliked: Cold showers

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

23 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel set up was fantastic. The staff were friendly and very helpful. The rooms were spacious for hostels, the lockers had power outlets which was great for leaving things charging when you weren't in the room. The bunks themselves were sturdy and offered some privacy with the head section being enclosed. It also had a shelf and a light with power points which was very convenient. The bathrooms were kept very clean. The breakfast included cereals and bread rather than just pancakes.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Anna Walczak

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Business / conference
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

23 November 2012 Anna would recommend this property

Liked: It is not a cheap hostel but it is worth its price. The staff is great. All rooms are cleaned ever day. You get a lot of extras - unfortunately you have to pay for them extra. They organize trips, parties evrything you may find exiting during the travel.

Disliked: Majority of backpackers would not afford it.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

20 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very modern, clean and only 30 seconds walk to hollywood boulevard! Very chill.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Simon Reid

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

07 November 2012 Simon would recommend this property

Liked: friendly staff, tours, trips and helpful notices posted all over the hostel, big kitching, free wi-fi works great

Disliked: nothing.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

steven stringer

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

06 November 2012

Liked: Was a good location in Hollywood close to tourist activities and transport. Was clean and safe.

Disliked: They were very strict on security which is not bad but did feel like I was treated like was an irresponsible child

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

tiangao yang

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

04 November 2012 tiangao would recommend this property

Liked: everything is as decribed on the website. taxes are included in the price which is a pleasant surprise. great location. super friendly staff. free breakfast, secure lockers(bring your own pad lock).loved the activities they organised--pub crawl, limo ride, beverly hill tour..... great atmosphere in the lounge. 2 dollar beer at the hostel bar. their beds feature screening, so you can have some privacy.

Disliked: unless your room is near the reception, the wifi doesn't work in your room. might have to go to the kitchen to be able to get it. the beds are nice, but not the steadiest. sometimes the reception plays music a bit too loud during the day. if your room is by the reception and would like to get some sleep during the day, you might find it a bit anoying.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Britt Hanson

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Work / volunteering

30 September 2012 Britt would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean and amazing location the setup of. the beds is great with outlets and the screen

Disliked: Only thing I can pick at is no air con

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

holly cook

Alone

Visiting friends or family

27 September 2012 holly would recommend this property

Liked: clean, professional staff, plenty of power sockets

Disliked: no eating in the rooms, no where to go and hang out when everyone is partying

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

julian degregorio

Alone

Shopping

10 September 2012 julian would recommend this property

Liked: OK

Disliked: nada

97.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

05 September 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The beds have lights and plug sockets. The design of the beds give you extra privacy. There were lots of activities you could get involved with.

Disliked: Check out was at 10am which I thought was quite early and the bar crawl was not great for the money you paid.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

18 August 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice location, lots of activities

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

kirsty ashton

Alone

Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Work / volunteering

13 August 2012 kirsty would recommend this property

Liked: everything

Disliked: nothing