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Featured Hostels in Los Angeles

Walk of Fame Hostel
1.5 out of 5
6820 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs5,331 per night from 30 Nov to 1 Dec

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is steps away from Hollywood and Highland Center, Dolby Theater and TCL Chinese Theatre. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood ...

4/5Very Good! (530 reviews)

"Lugar muy céntrico si quieres pasar un día en el corazón de hollywood ,recomendado para adultos y precios razonables."…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct 2020

Walk of Fame Hostel
Samesun Venice Beach
1.5 out of 5
25 Windward Ave, Venice, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs6,590 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov

Situated in Venice, this beach hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Venice Beach. Santa Monica Pier and Santa Monica College are also ...

3.8/5Good! (356 reviews)

"I was very impressed, I have never stayed at a hostel before and I was pleasantly surprised. The room was clean, nice size bathroom. The only issue I had was a homeless person fight was going on at 3:15 am but I guess that’s the price you pay for this location. Overall I was bery pleased. Thank -you ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Nov 2020

Samesun Venice Beach
Anchor Pointe Inn
2 out of 5
111 E C St, Wilmington, CA
The price is Rs5,394 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov

Located in Harbor, this hostel is 1.9 mi (3 km) from Palos Verdes Peninsula, and within 6 mi (10 km) of World Cruise Center and USS Iowa. Aquarium of the Pacific ...

4.1/5Very Good! (18 reviews)

"The place was nice liked the fact you have to have a key to get inside the building. Wish there was a microwave and maybe cable TV. Other than those it was a lovely stay with really fast wifi"…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep 2020

Anchor Pointe Inn
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Orange Drive Hostel
1.5 out of 5
1764 North Orange Drive, Los Angeles, CA
Free cancellation
The price is Rs4,861 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of TCL Chinese Theatre, Dolby Theater and Hollywood and Highland Center. Hollywood Walk of Fame and ...

4.2/5Excellent! (684 reviews)

"Clean and close to everything. The stuffs are nice and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 22 Aug 2020

Orange Drive Hostel
Luxury Stays
2 out of 5
3214 W 113th St, Inglewood, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs3,473 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec

Situated in Inglewood, this hostel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Sony Pictures Studios, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and University of Southern California. Venice ...

3.9/5Good! (42 reviews)

"The property was very clean host was very polite. I would recommend this place for anyone coming to the area and I would stay here again.."…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2020

Luxury Stays
PodShare Venice
2 out of 5
522 Venice Blvd, Venice, CA
The price is Rs5,320 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Venice Beach and Muscle Beach Venice are ...

4.1/5Very Good! (109 reviews)

"PodShare Venice is amazing! Everything you will need! Perfect location, comfy bed, clean, awesome staff and service, beautiful huge garden.. Highly recommended!"…"

Reviewed on 23 Sep 2020

PodShare Venice
Banana Bungalow Hollywood
2 out of 5
5920 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs4,433 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Pantages Theatre and Hollywood and Vine. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Palladium are also ...

3.9/5Good! (49 reviews)

"Love the place, neat and safe, the vibe is great, clean and very quiet"…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2020

Banana Bungalow Hollywood
The Steady
2 out of 5
4302 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA
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Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Melrose Avenue, Echo Park and Paramount Studios. Wiltern Theatre and Hollywood Palladium are also ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (60 reviews)

"The staff were amazing, and turned an accidental detour to a trip I wouldn’t forget"…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep 2020

The Steady
LA Garden Hostel
2 out of 5
544 N Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA
The price is Rs2,198 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec

Located in Wilshire, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Melrose Avenue, Paramount Studios and Wiltern Theatre. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Palladium ...

2.7/5 (7 reviews)
Bad place to stay

"There was 30 people sharing this loft space crazy horrible dirty i wouldnt have my worse enemy stay here there was noise above some sort of construction and it was going on from early morning to late then also the next morning one bathroom shower was out 30 people one shower 2 toliets nasty"…"

Reviewed on 20 Nov 2020

LA Garden Hostel
PodShare Los Feliz
1.5 out of 5
4534 Fountain Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
The price is Rs4,322 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Melrose Avenue, Echo Park and Griffith Observatory. Greek Theatre and Hollywood Palladium are also ...

3.8/5Good! (44 reviews)

"Very nice people and very clean for a typical hostel. Definitely recommend to people that need a good in and out spot."…"

Reviewed on 24 Aug 2020

PodShare Los Feliz
The Anderson Estates
2.5 out of 5
1932 Rochester Circle, Los Angeles, CA
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Located in Downtown Los Angeles, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of University of Southern California, California Science Center and California African American ...

3.3/5 (231 reviews)

"It’s a very nice old LA style mansion. The owner is very nice. My only problem is there was nowhere to charge our phones and almost no trash cans other than that it was amazing."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan 2020

The Anderson Estates
PodShare
1.5 out of 5
1617 Cosmo Street, Los Angeles, CA
The price is Rs4,813 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Hollywood and Vine and Pantages Theatre. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Palladium are also ...

3.9/5Very Good! (73 reviews)

"Good and central for an expensive city. Awesome that you can swap location for free"…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb 2020

PodShare
Hollywood and Highland Hotel and Hostel
1 out of 5
7038 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
The price is Rs4,443 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of TCL Chinese Theatre, Dolby Theater and El Capitan Theatre. Hollywood and Highland Center and Ripley's ...

2.7/5 (21 reviews)

"The property was centrally located in Hollywood just two buildings away from El Capitan theatre. Full marks for location. My late night check in was facilitated thanks to two slightly angry gentlemen who helped me get in to the narrow stairs that led to the lobby. The manager was kindly and helpful ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

Hollywood and Highland Hotel and Hostel
Libra Hotel
2 out of 5
3909 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA
Free cancellation
The price is Rs6,967 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec

Located in Koreatown, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Wiltern Theatre, Melrose Avenue and La Brea Tar Pits. Paramount Studios is 2 mi (3.2 km) away. ...

3.6/5Good! (70 reviews)
I Had a Great Stay!

"The lady who checked me in was nice and easy to deal with, which put me at ease from the start. The place was clean, the process was easy. The beds are basic, but clean and comfortable. The place overall is quiet, and all the staff polite. I was here for a music festival and just needed a place to ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

Libra Hotel
DormShare
2 out of 5
10794 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
The price is Rs3,547 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov

Located in Westwood, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Westwood Village and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. University of California Los Angeles and ...

3.6/5Good! (57 reviews)

"us price is too much and they charge $20 dollars for parking!!!not fares for costomer"…"

Reviewed on 4 May 2020

DormShare
HI Santa Monica Hostel
2 out of 5
1436 2nd Street, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs8,866 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec

Located in Downtown, this eco-friendly hostel is steps away from Santa Monica Place and Third Street Promenade. Santa Monica Pier and Santa Monica Beach are ...

4.4/5Excellent! (387 reviews)
Nice place

"This was my second stay at this hostel and I was glad to be back! People here are friendly and kind. The only one thing I don’t like about this hostel is bed. Mattress is ok but every time you make a move on the bed, and no matter how small it is, it makes a squeaky sound and it is loud. Even college ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar 2020

HI Santa Monica Hostel
PodShare DTLA Arts District - Hostel
1 out of 5
900 E 1st Street - Unit 112, Los Angeles, CA
The price is Rs4,987 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov

Located in Little Tokyo, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Los Angeles Children's Museum, Walt Disney Concert Hall and Grand Central Market. The Broad and ...

3.9/5Good! (101 reviews)
Amazing, Would recommend.

"Staff was very helpful, beds were comfortable, had plenty of room for my items. The location was in downtown where there's a growing night life on the eastside. I found overnight parking in front of Podshare. Spacious sitting area for eating, chilling, and using laptop. Amazing. Cheers."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

PodShare DTLA Arts District - Hostel
Los Angeles Backpackers Paradise Hostel
2 out of 5
4200 West Century Blvd., Inglewood, CA
Free cancellation
The price is Rs6,650 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov

Situated in Inglewood, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Hollywood Park Casino and Los Angeles Forum. Loyola Marymount University and Westfield Culver City ...

2.4/5 (225 reviews)
Best in the West

"Awesome Service,,,,Clean and Friendly."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan 2020

Los Angeles Backpackers Paradise Hostel
Barton Bed & Breakfast
2.5 out of 5
6035 Barton Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs9,423 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Melrose Avenue and Paramount Studios. Hollywood Palladium and Pantages Theatre are also within ...

3.6/5Good! (40 reviews)

"Very clean, spacious bedroom; convenient kitchen-breakfast room with fresh food; secure. Friendly and helpful staff."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

Barton Bed & Breakfast
Los Angeles Culver City Rooms
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Located in Mid City, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of La Brea Tar Pits, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and Wilshire Boulevard. The Grove and Petersen ...

3.3/5 (76 reviews)
Great place, needs greater communication

"I've stayed at this location several times in the past few months, so obviously it's a worthwhile spend. The property is nice and clean, and it's exactly what you need for a quick cheap stay with little to no perks/frills. The bathrooms are extremely nice, more than you'd expect for the prices. The ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2020

Los Angeles Culver City Rooms
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Other property types in Los Angeles

AC Hotel by Marriott Los Angeles South Bay

AC Hotel by Marriott Los Angeles South Bay

3.5 out of 5
2130 East Maple Avenue, El Segundo, CA
The price is Rs7,148 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
4.6/5Exceptional! (798 reviews)

"Great very nice and understanding staff ! This is a place I would recommend"…"

Reviewed on 24 Nov 2020

AC Hotel by Marriott Los Angeles South Bay
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles

Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles

4 out of 5
506 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA
The price is Rs5,671 per night from 16 Dec to 17 Dec
4/5Very Good! (2,032 reviews)

"It was clean and a really comfortable bed. Overall I had a pleasant experience"…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2020

Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles
Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel

Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel

4 out of 5
6101 W Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
The price is Rs6,871 per night from 20 Dec to 21 Dec
4.2/5Very Good! (3,614 reviews)

"It was very comfortable, felt safe to be there, people were very helpful"…"

Reviewed on 24 Nov 2020

Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're in the market for somewhere affordable to stay in Los Angeles, one of the 28 hostels here could be a great option. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodation options all feature the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social atmosphere

Hostels are a great way to stay in Los Angeles for good value, so you can save your money for exploring. You can check out cultural highlights like the theatres in this destination, or enjoy the sporting events and other activities.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Los Angeles?

The weather can be a big factor when you're discovering new places, so here's a little information that might be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically August and September, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 22°C and nighttime temperatures average 9°C
  • April-June: 27°C is the daytime average and 11°C is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 29°C and nighttime averages are around 16°C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 27°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • Average rainfall is 362 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Los Angeles?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might like these places:

Top Sights
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame
  • Dolby Theater
  • TCL Chinese Theatre
Natural Features
  • La Brea Tar Pits
  • Griffith Park
  • Pershing Square
Cultural Attractions
  • Hollywood Bowl
  • J. Paul Getty Museum
  • RMS Queen Mary

In general, Los Angeles is known for its:

  • Theatre
  • Entertainment
  • Live music
  • Museums
  • Art
  • Sports
  • Shopping
  • Architecture
  • Opera
  • Beaches

How to Get to Los Angeles and Around the Area

You can search for flights to the nearest airport in Hawthorne, CA (HHR-Hawthorne Municipal), located 10 mi (16.1 km) away from the city centre. An alternative is Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), which is 11.2 mi (18.1 km) away. When you're out and about, you may want to use public transport to get around. Walk to nearby metro stations like Pershing Square Station, 7th Street - Metro Center Station and Civic Center Station. To see more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at Los Angeles Union Station, Los Angeles Cal State Station or Glendale Transportation Center.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Los Angeles?
By going with a hostel, you can cut your spending on accommodations and save more of your money for exploring during your trip. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its theatres and entertainment venues.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dorm-style accommodations all offer shared rooms (though many have private options too), budget prices and a social environment.
What are the best hostels in Los Angeles?
Ready to book a hostel? These top picks have the best reviews from our travellers and could be a good place to start looking: Samesun Venice Beach - Located within a 5-minute walk of Venice Beach Boardwalk and Muscle Beach Venice. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find towels, showers and TVs in all rooms. Walk of Fame Hostel - Located steps from Dolby Theater. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk, as well as laundry facilities. You’ll find showers and linens in all rooms. Tripper Electric Beach Suites and Pods - Located within a 5-minute walk of Venice Beach Boardwalk and Venice Beach. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a restaurant. Rooms come with towels, free toiletries and TVs. HI Santa Monica Hostel - Located steps from Santa Monica Place. Property features include free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk and tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find towels, lockers and linens in all rooms. LA Garden Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Melrose Avenue. Property features include free WiFi, laundry facilities and a computer station. You’ll find towels, showers and TVs in all rooms.
How many hostels will I find in Los Angeles?
If you’re hoping to find a low-cost place to stay in Los Angeles, one of Expedia’s 48 hostels could be a great choice for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Los Angeles?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s a little information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually August and September, with an average temperature of 23°C, while the coldest months are December and January, with an average of 15°C. Average annual precipitation for Los Angeles is 366 inches.
What is there to see and do in Los Angeles?
Overall, Los Angeles is known for its theatres, live music and museums. Major attractions include Walt Disney Concert Hall, Staples Center and Microsoft Theater. Get out into nature with places such as Echo Park, La Brea Tar Pits and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Cultural attractions include Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Dolby Theater and TCL Chinese Theatre.
What's the best way to get to and around Los Angeles while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Los Angeles in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), located 11.2 mi (18.1 km) away. An alternative is Burbank, CA (BUR-Bob Hope), located 11.6 mi (18.6 km) away. Once you’re on the ground, you might want to use public transport to get around. You can take advantage of metro transport at Pershing Square Station, 7th Street - Metro Center Station and Civic Center Station. To check out more of the area, hop on a train at Los Angeles Union Station, Los Angeles Cal State Station or Glendale Station.