Room type

Twin Room, Shared Bathroom (Private)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Room, 1 Double Bed, Shared Bathroom

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Room, 1 Double Bed, Private Bathroom

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Economy Shared Dormitory, Men only

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Economy Shared Dormitory, Women only

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

4 Bed Female Dorm Room

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

4-Bed Male Dorm

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Quadruple Room, 1 Bedroom, Private Bathroom

Max Occupancy: 4 guests

Get an overview of this hotelEco-friendly San Diego hostel in Downtown San Diego, walk to San Diego Convention Center

With a stay at Hostelling International San Diego Downtown in San Diego (Gaslamp Quarter), you'll be minutes from San Diego Chinese Historical Museum and Petco Park.

This eco-friendly hostel is close to San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 48 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Shared bathrooms are provided.

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and an arcade/game room.

A complimentary continental breakfast is included.

Featured amenities include a computer station, a 24-hour front desk, and an elevator (lift).

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A complimentary breakfast is offered. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This eco-friendly hostel also offers an arcade/game room, concierge services, and a television in the lobby.

Hostelling International San Diego Downtown is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Total number of rooms - 48 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in lobby 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Shared bathroom 
  • In-room safe 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Shared/communal kitchen 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary continental breakfast.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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 onsite parking is available.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Sustainable Tourism Education Program (STEP), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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