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Reviews of HI - San Diego - Downtown Hostel

Hostel | 521 Market Street, San Diego, California, USA CA 92101

89.6% Overall Rating

297 out of 317 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (04/01/2014)

Elizabeth Migoni thinks…

"The accommodations were clean and comfortable. The service was friendly. All around we were very pleased."

Read all HI - San Diego - Downtown Hostel reviews

Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

IMPORTANT – Check-In/Reservation Policies: -A 12.5% city tax will be charged in addition to the quoted pay upon arrival amount at check-in. - A $3 Non-Member Fee will be added per night for guests who are not Hostelling International members. Memberships are available at front desk upon check in. - Foreign travellers must show a valid foreign passport at check-in. - United States citizens must show a valid state issued Identification Card or Driver's License with photo upon check in. - We do not rent to residents of San Diego County. - U.S. passports, Foreign Identification and Driver's Licenses, Military Identification and Student Identification cards are not accepted. - Reservations must be cancelled by Midnight the day before check-in. Any cancellations or no-shows after this point will be charged for the first night of the intended stay. - Guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. No one under the age of 12 may stay in a dorm room. - We have a maximum allotted stay of 14 nights in a 365 day period. Any bookings made for longer than this cannot be accepted.

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89.6%

Overall Rating

297 out of 317 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'HI - San Diego - Downtown Hostel'

Atmosphere
87.2%
Location
96.0%
Facilities
86.4%
Cleanliness
84.8%
Staff
93.6%
Value
84.8%
Safety
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Customer review

23 October 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: location, free breakfast and spacious room

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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19 October 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The most beautiful hostel I have ever stayed

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Meegan Reinhard

19 October 2008 Meegan would recommend this property

Liked: Very nice friendly staff, and the rooms etc were very clean.

Disliked: Meegan left no negative feedback.

91.4%
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Elizabeth Gore

16 October 2008 Elizabeth would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean - it was great! Location was fabulous and everything we could ask for. Breakfast pancakes were excellent.

Disliked: Elizabeth left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
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Victoria Bell

04 October 2008 Victoria would recommend this property

Liked: Fun actitivies organised, location, layout of the hostel, matresses!!

Disliked: Victoria left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

vicki cartlidge

28 September 2008 vicki would recommend this property

Liked: helpful staff

Disliked: vicki left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Melanie Humphries

24 September 2008 Melanie would recommend this property

Liked: Everything

Disliked: Melanie left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

18 September 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the free-walking tour to Tijuana was really good, also to meet new people. The stuff ist very freindly and give great advice.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
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Customer review

02 September 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location and within budget

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

29 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Atmosphere of the hostel, great location and great amount of tourist information provided by the staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Robert Heimann

21 August 2008 Robert would recommend this property

Liked: location

Disliked: Robert left no negative feedback.

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Seung-Gyoon Park

11 August 2008 Seung-Gyoon would recommend this property

Liked: location, cleanness, good atitudes of workers and etc

Disliked: Seung-Gyoon left no negative feedback.

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David Smyth

08 August 2008 David would recommend this property

Liked: Fantastic location, right in the middle of the gas lamp district, very lively.Close to the Amtrak and Greyhound Stations.Very close to bus links to get to the beachesTake advantage of the free tour of TijuanaOh, and they have free pancakes up to 10amVery spacious hostel and very clean.

Disliked: David left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Customer review

28 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Arranged activities.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
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Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

18 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location - near to Downtown, price and a lot of fun organized by stuff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
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Customer review

16 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly, Location, Clean and Helpfulness. I like this hostel very much.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

27 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel provided a lot of activities with guests.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

17 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: staff was friendly and helpful, other travelers were really approachable and fun

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
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Customer review

12 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice clean private rooms. Volunteers were very helpful. Great atmosphere. Clean room and showers and free pancakes.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

05 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good location, free breakfast

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

01 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: good location, good service

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Carl Stratford

23 May 2008 Carl would recommend this property

Liked: It was the best hostel we had stayed in throughout our trip.

Disliked: Carl left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

22 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: private rooms, location and the type of people who stayed there.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

11 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great Location, Beautiful kitchen

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

10 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The staff were helpful and the location was great

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.