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Featured Hostels in San Diego County

Hostel Habibi $31
Hostel Habibi

Hostel Habibi

416 University Avenue, Suite 201, San Diego, CA
     
    2.6
    of 5, from 9 reviews
    2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Located in Hillcrest, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Balboa Park, Hotel Circle, and San Diego Zoo. Old Town San Diego State Park and Maritime Museum of San Diego are also within 3 mi (5 km).

    HI San Diego Downtown $86
    HI San Diego Downtown

    HI San Diego Downtown

    521 Market Street, San Diego, CA
       
      4.8
      of 5, from 4 reviews
      1.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      Located in Gaslamp Quarter, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Petco Park and Westfield Horton Plaza. San Diego Convention Center and Seaport Village are also within 1 mi (2 km). Park and Market Trolley Station is 7 minutes by foot and Convention Center Station is 7 minutes.

      USA Hostels San Diego - Downtown $98
      USA Hostels San Diego - Downtown

      USA Hostels San Diego - Downtown

      726 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA
         
        5.0
        of 5, from 2 reviews
        2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Located in Gaslamp Quarter, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Westfield Horton Plaza and Petco Park. San Diego Convention Center and San Diego City College are also within 15 minutes. 5th Avenue Station is 6 minutes by foot and Civic Center Station is 7 minutes.

        Lucky D's Hostel $73
        Lucky D's Hostel

        Lucky D's Hostel

        615 8th Avenue, San Diego, CA
           
          2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Located in Downtown San Diego, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Petco Park and Westfield Horton Plaza. San Diego City College and San Diego Convention Center are also within 15 minutes. Park and Market Trolley Station is 5 minutes by foot and 5th Avenue Station is 9 minutes.

          RK Hostel San Diego $68
          RK Hostel San Diego

          RK Hostel San Diego

          642 W. Hawthorn St., San Diego, CA
             
            3.0
            of 5, from 2 reviews
            1.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Located in Little Italy, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Waterfront Park, Balboa Park, and Maritime Museum of San Diego. B Street Cruise Ship Terminal and Port of San Diego are also within 1 mi (2 km). County Center - Little Italy Station is 9 minutes by foot and America Plaza Trolley Station is 14 minutes.

            USA Hostels Ocean Beach - San Diego Get Rates
            USA Hostels Ocean Beach - San Diego

            USA Hostels Ocean Beach - San Diego

            4961 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA
               
              2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Located in Ocean Beach, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Ocean Beach Pier and Ocean Beach Park. Mission Bay and SeaWorld are also within 3 mi (5 km).

              California Dreams Hostel $120
              California Dreams Hostel

              California Dreams Hostel

              743 Emerald Street, San Diego, CA
                 
                2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                Located in Pacific Beach, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Pacific Beach Park and Mission Beach. Mission Bay and Belmont Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).

                Buckner Hotel $79
                Buckner Hotel

                Buckner Hotel

                765 10th Avenue, San Diego, CA
                   
                  1.0
                  of 5, from 1 reviews
                  1.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Located in Downtown San Diego, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of San Diego City College and Petco Park. Balboa Park and San Diego Convention Center are also within 1 mi (2 km). Park and Market Trolley Station is only a 5-minute walk and City College Trolley Station is 5 minutes.

                  ITH Beach Bungalow Surf Hostel $139
                  ITH Beach Bungalow Surf Hostel

                  ITH Beach Bungalow Surf Hostel

                  707 Reed Avenue, San Diego, CA
                     
                    2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                    Nestled on the beach, this Pacific Beach hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Pacific Beach Park and Mission Beach. Mission Bay and Belmont Park are also within 2 mi (3 km).

                    HI San Diego Point Loma Hostel $79
                    HI San Diego Point Loma Hostel

                    HI San Diego Point Loma Hostel

                    3790 Udall Street, San Diego, CA
                       
                      2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                      Located in Point Loma, this eco-friendly hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ocean Beach Pier, Sunset Cliffs Natural Park, and SeaWorld. Cabrillo National Monument is 5.4 mi (8.7 km) away.

                      Hostel on 3rd $50
                      Hostel on 3rd

                      Hostel on 3rd

                      542 3rd avenue, San Diego, CA
                         
                        2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                        Located in Downtown San Diego, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of New Children's Museum and Westfield Horton Plaza. San Diego Convention Center and Petco Park are also within 10 minutes. Convention Center Station is only a 4-minute walk and Gaslamp Quarter Station is 8 minutes.

                        Hostel Network International Get Rates
                        Hostel Network International

                        Hostel Network International

                        2901 Nimitz Blvd, 2nd floor, San Diego, CA
                           
                          2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                          Located in Point Loma, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Shelter Island, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, and Ocean Beach Park. Old Town San Diego State Park and Mission Bay are also within 3 mi (5 km).

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                          Best Hostels in San Diego County

                          The joy of travel is about the sights, the sounds, and most definitely about the food. It’s also about the people. Meeting fellow wise wanderers and hearing their tales, especially when it comes to local food recommendations, is half the fun of any trip. The best way to build an instant travel buddy group? It has to be staying in a hostel.

                          Forget everything you think you know about hostels. These days, hostels come in all shapes and sizes. They also attract a diverse crowd, from students taking a gap year to middle-aged adults grabbing a sojourn between career shifts. Yes, you’ll still find plenty of the backpacker hostel accommodation that offers a simple bed, roof, and door. But you’ll also discover hostels that offer Wi-Fi and communal living spaces where you can play cards or swap travel stories.

                          Whether you want a little taste of the high end or are looking to stretch your budget with cheap hostels, Travelocity can help you find the perfect place to crash in San Diego County. Even the best hostels are still very budget friendly, which will help your dollars go as far as your feet can travel. Have you been dreaming of finally strapping a backpack to your body and trekking through unknown countryside? Hostels were practically made for fearless budget backpackers like you.

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                          The Sofia Hotel $125
                          The Sofia Hotel

                          The Sofia Hotel

                          150 W Broadway, San Diego, CA
                             
                            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                            Located in Downtown San Diego, this historic hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Lyceum Theatre and Westfield Horton Plaza. Port of San Diego and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal are also within 15 minutes. Civic Center Station is only a 4-minute walk and America Plaza Trolley Station is 6 minutes.

                            Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina $99
                            Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina

                            Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina

                            1380 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA
                               
                              4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                              Located in Point Loma, this spa hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of San Diego County Regional Airport Authority and Harbor Island. Maritime Museum of San Diego and Waterfront Park are also within 2 mi (3 km).

                              Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego $161
                              Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

                              Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

                              1 Market Pl, San Diego, CA
                                 
                                4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                Located in Downtown San Diego, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Seaport Village, San Diego Convention Center, and USS Midway Museum. Port of San Diego and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal are also within 15 minutes. Seaport Village Station is only a 2-minute walk and Convention Center Station is 7 minutes.

                                Paradise Point Resort & Spa $219
                                Paradise Point Resort & Spa

                                Paradise Point Resort & Spa

                                1404 Vacation Rd, San Diego, CA
                                   
                                  4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                  Nestled on the beach, this San Diego resort is within 1 mi (2 km) of Mission Bay Park and Mission Bay. SeaWorld and Belmont Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).