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R.K. Hostel

Hostel | 642 W. Hawthorn Street, San Diego, California, USA 92101

67.1% Overall Rating

22 out of 38 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (09/08/2014)

"The location isn't too bad, walking distance from the airport and not to hard to get to from Greyhound. It's close to the main parts of San Diego and has a nice view from the back"

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  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 2.00

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 11:00
Latest Check-out: 11:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to San Diego?

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We are the newest hostel in the heart of Little Italy in San Diego, within walking distance of downtown San Diego, close to all the attractions of San Diego!. There is plenty of free street parking.
Check through 08 am-11 pm - There is a $10.00 cash only key deposit

Credit cards accepted:
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master card
Diners Club
Pay junction
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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

2 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

12 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

6 Bed Dorm - Male only (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

2 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Single Ocean View (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Single (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

About R.K. Hostel

Close to many area attractions such as Seaport Village, Petco Park, San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Balboa Park and museums. San Diego's famous Anthology club is just blocks away. Close to clubs, restaurant row and shopping.

Public transportation is just minutes away.

Accommodations include an upstairs patio with an ocean view for meeting or relaxing. Ocean view rooms. Very clean and recently remodelled. Cozy intimate atmosphere. Friendly staff. Breakfast and snacks ofered. A happy relaxed atmosphere!

Accommodation Information

Free Breakfast with
Coffee,Cereal,Toast,Fresh Fruit,Peanut Butter and Jelly.
Pancakes on Saturday

R.K. Hostel Little Italy/R.K. Buckner Hostel Downtown

Location Information

In the heart of Little Italy. Located near Mona Lisa's restaurant, Grab & Go Sandwiches, Starbucks, San Diego's oldest tavern, the water front, wine bars, cafes, restaurants, San Diego Bay, San Diego Trolley, Santa Fe Depot train station, grassy park, fire station are all in walking distance. Close to all San Diego attractions: Seaworld, San Diego Bay, San Diego Harbor Tours, Seaport Village, Balboa Park, San Diego Zoo, beaches and museums.