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Guest reviews

25 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Kitchen
  • Business Services


Explore the area

Popular LocationSan Diego Convention Center7 min walk
Popular LocationPetco Park8 min walk
Popular LocationSeaport Village12 min walk
AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)10 min drive

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  • Shared Room, 4 Bed Mixed Dorm (Unisex)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 4 Single Beds
    More detailsShared Room, 4 Bed Mixed Dorm (Unisex)
  • Room (4 bed female dorm)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 4 Single Beds
    More detailsRoom (4 bed female dorm)
  • Shared Room, 6 Bed Mixed Dorm (Unisex)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 6
    • 4 Single Beds
    More detailsShared Room, 6 Bed Mixed Dorm (Unisex)
  • Room (Downtown private room)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 4 Single Beds
    More detailsRoom (Downtown private room)

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

San Diego

Located in San Diego, Hostel on 3rd is in the city centre and near a metro station. Seaport Village and Mission Valley Mall are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit San Diego Zoo and Hotel Circle. SeaWorld and Belmont Park are not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hostel's quiet location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • San Diego Convention Center - 7 min walk
  • Petco Park - 8 min walk
  • Seaport Village - 12 min walk
  • USS Midway Museum - 18 min walk
  • Port of San Diego - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Convention Center Station - 4 min walk
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot - 16 min walk
  • San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) - 10 min drive

About this property

Hostel on 3rd

San Diego hostel in Downtown San Diego, walk to San Diego Convention Center
Along with a computer station, this smoke-free hostel has a corner/local shop and free breakfast. WiFi in public areas is free. All 15 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, ceiling fans and showers.
Hostel on 3rd offers 15 forms of accommodation with a ceiling fan. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 8 AM–10 AM

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

  • Corner/local shop


  • Corner/local shop

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English

Business services

  • Computer station


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Ceiling fan


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access



Check-in between 4 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 15


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - midnight
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 18 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property


Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: USD 20.00 per stay
  • Towels/sheets: USD 2 per person, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No on-site parking is available.

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

Property is also known as

Hostel 3rd San Diego
Hostel 3rd
3rd San Diego
Hostel on 3rd San Diego
Hostel on 3rd Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Hostel on 3rd Hostel/Backpacker accommodation San Diego

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hostel on 3rd and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hostel on 3rd offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hostel on 3rd cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Hostel on 3rd?
As of 11 Jul 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hostel on 3rd on 12 Jul 2020 start from Rs4,512, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this hostel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Hostel on 3rd?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at this hostel?
Check-in is from 4 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this hostel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Hostel on 3rd located?
Located in Downtown San Diego, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of New Children's Museum, San Diego Convention Center and Petco Park. Seaport Village and USS Midway Museum are also within 1 mile (2 km). Convention Center Station is only a 4-minute walk and Gaslamp Quarter Station is 8 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Hostel on 3rd

Guest rating
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Just what i needed

It was clean and comfortable. Just what i needed. Easy check in and out

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Nice people

Not perfect but nice.

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
First hostel

Overall it was a pleasant stay if you don't mind roommates, shared bathroom and kitchen. No laundry, there is one 2 blocks away. There was a person outside screaming around 3am every night.

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great hostel to stay

Is the cleanest hostel i have every stayed in, also the most comfortable bed, great service and nice amenities

Stayed 4 nights in Jul 2019


  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Terrible experience!

The mattress are horrendous, dirty, are many spot of bedbugs in the mattress, the floor are nesting,the kitchen scaredy. The entrance is so dusted the door entrance is not safe!

Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2019