We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Surf City Hostel

Overview
26 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3760 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Business Centre
Golf Course
Laundry Service
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Reviews (127)
Filter reviews
98 results
Traveller rating
25
37
18
2
16
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
25
37
18
2
16
Show reviews that mention
All reviews own bathroom great location lax airport free breakfast restaurants and bars dorm plugs beach hermosa supermarket linens steps
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 98 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is located literally steps away from the gorgeous Hermosa beach, which is an absolutely perfect location. I stayed here on two occasions during my recent trip to Los Angeles, both on short-notice, and the staff were extremely welcoming, kind and accomodating. Rooms were...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Harpy1101
Reviewed 31 October 2018

I was stuck in Hermosa Beach and hotel rooms were hard to come by and all over $200. I opted for the hostel at $40. It was as expected but I slept well and for communal living it was fairly clean. There was a guy...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Great value for money and location was stunning! You simply walk outside for less than a minute and you are on the beach. Loads of restaurants and bars nearby. Staff were lovely, you can leave your bags before you check in and after you check...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank LA112
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I'm not a big fan of hostels and have only stayed at a couple in the past. This place was right by the pier on the beach!! Hermosa is one of my faves in So Cal. I had a room with a view of the...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank navachick
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Ryan made us feel all welcome, 5 star for Ryan m. Thanks for all Ryan’s help he’s been extremely helpful and has helped us through every night. Ryan is a credit to the surf city hostel, he’s been nice and kind and should be working...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Dodds W
View more reviews
About
Description
Surf City Hostel is an excellent choice for travellers visiting Hermosa Beach, offering a budget friendly environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. More Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their visit. As an added convenience, there is street parking available to guests, and Surf City Hostel makes getting online easy, with free internet access. While in Hermosa Beach be sure to experience local crab favorites at Palmilla Restaurant or Cantina Real. If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Hermosa Beach Pier (0.7 km), The Comedy and Magic Club (0.2 km), or Hermosa Cyclery (0.1 km), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance. Enjoy your stay in Hermosa Beach! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
80
Price range
US$35 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Surf City Hotel Hermosa Beach
Location
United States > California > Hermosa Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
80
Price range
US$35 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Surf City Hotel Hermosa Beach
Location
United States > California > Hermosa Beach
Photos
Traveller (81)
Room & Suite (17)
Pool & Beach (10)
Dining (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 nearby hotels
Sea Sprite Ocean Front Motel and Apartments
141 reviews
.14 km away
Beach House Hotel Hermosa Beach
947 reviews
.16 km away
Grandview Inn
378 reviews
.21 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Hermosa Beach
679 reviews
.88 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 152 nearby restaurants
Greenbelt
79 reviews
.02 km away
Palmilla Restaurant
156 reviews
.04 km away
Hennessey's Tavern
344 reviews
.04 km away
Scotty's on the Strand
192 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 39 nearby attractions
Hermosa Beach Pier
875 reviews
.73 km away
VolleyCamp Hermosa
20 reviews
.77 km away
Fiesta Hermosa
7 reviews
.40 km away
Farmer Marks
11 reviews
.40 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Lukas M
13 February 2018|
Answer
Response from FrancesG467 |
I have a 9 yr old child is it safe is there a minimum age required to stay there
0
Votes
Durancevile
11 December 2014|
Answer
Response from Adrian R | Reviewed this property |
There is no space for pets as well as the entrance to the hostal is by stairs since the reception and rooms are upper the second floor. So, is not pet friendly and not suitable for persons that can't walk the stairs.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"The Wifi works down near the common areas. the TV room and kitchen and in the hallway."
Truth1914
20 Jan 2018
Read review
"3rd floor rooms are quieter as there is a loud bar on the first floor"
BackCountryExplorer
18 Jun 2017
Read review
"If you want a quieter room, ask for a 3rd floor room away from the front of the building"
congochris
13 Mar 2017
Read review
"My room (shared, 6 girls) had a private bathroom, not sure if I had to pay extra for it but not all rooms..."
192marav
17 Sep 2016
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing