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California Dreams Hostel

743 Emerald Street, Pacific Beach, San Diego (CA), United States, 92109 - See map
Free Wi-Fi
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Popular landmarks
SeaWorld 4.7 km
La Jolla Cove 6.0 km
Old Town San Diego State Historic Park 7.3 km
USS Midway Museum 12.1 km
San Diego Zoo 12.2 km
Balboa Park 12.5 km
Seaport Village 12.7 km
Petco Park 13.8 km
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve 15.2 km
Coronado Bridge 28.2 km
Nearby landmarks
Crystal Pier 400 m
Buffalo Exchange 460 m
Law Street Beach 500 m
Motu Hawaii 740 m
The Promenade at Pacific Beach 840 m
Ocean Front Walk 890 m
Tourmaline Surfing Park 960 m
Rocket Fizz Soda Pop & Candy Shop 1.1 km
Pilar's Beach Wear 1.7 km
Calumet Park 1.9 km
8.0

Excellent

Location rating score

120 meters to the beach
  • 120 meters to the beach

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

  • Breakfast [free]

  • Air conditioning

  • Daily housekeeping

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Value for money6.7
Location rating9.7
Nearest airportSan Diego International Airport (SAN)
Distance to airport9.3 km

Rooms available at California Dreams Hostel

Bed in 10-Bed Female Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 42 m²/452 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 single bed
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Bed in 10-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 42 m²/452 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 single bed
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Double Room with Shared Bathroom
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  • Room size: 19 m²/205 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 2 double beds
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Bunk Bed in Female Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 19 m²/205 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 double bed
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Bed in 14-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 42 m²/452 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 single bed
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Standard Double Private Room
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  • Room size: 13 m²/140 ft²
  • Shower
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10 Bed Mixed En-suite
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  • Room size: 450 m²/4844 ft²
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 5 bunk beds
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1 Person in 14-Bed Dormitory with En-Suite - Mixed
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  • Room size: 450 m²/4844 ft²
  • 3 bathrooms
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Frequently asked questions

What time is check-in and check-out at California Dreams Hostel?

The hostel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

How do I get to California Dreams Hostel?

For those who wish to drive their own cars, California Dreams Hostel has a car park that's close to the hostel. Parking is free for guests. If you're looking for an easy way to get around San Diego (CA) with private transportation, the hostel can arrange taxi service.

What is the smoking policy at California Dreams Hostel?

California Dreams Hostel does permit smoking in some areas and is not 100% smoke-free.

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Room size
304 sqm.
Location score
8/10
Service score
7.3/10
Value for money score
6.7/10
Bigger than
99
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of San Diego (CA) properties
Better than
90
%
of San Diego (CA) properties
Better than
88
%
of San Diego (CA) properties
Better than
86
%
of San Diego (CA) properties
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Overall rating:
9.0
Exceptional
307 reviews
Cleanliness
6.0
Facilities
6.0
Location
8.0
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More about California Dreams Hostel

More about California Dreams Hostel

For travelers who want to take in the sights and sounds of San Diego (CA), California Dreams Hostel is the perfect choice. From here, guests can make the most of all that the lively city has to offer. With its convenient location, the property offers easy access to the city's must-see destinations.

Take advantage of a wealth of unrivaled services and amenities at this San Diego (CA) property. This property offers numerous on-site facilities to satisfy even the most discerning guest.

The ambiance of California Dreams Hostel is reflected in every guestroom. flat screen television, additional toilet, clothes rack, locker, mirror are just some of the facilities that can be found throughout the property. The property's recreational facilities, which include canoe, boats, hiking trails, surfing lessons, fitness center are designed for escape and relaxation. California Dreams Hostel is an ideal place of stay for travelers seeking charm, comfort, and convenience in San Diego (CA).

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Food and dining

Restaurants on site

La Perla Cocina Mexicana
Cuisine:Mexican
Menu:Buffet

What's nearby

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Reviews of California Dreams Hostel from real guests

Overall rating
9.0
Exceptional
From 307 reviews
9.6Location
9.3Service
9.1Cleanliness
Agoda Reviews (3)Booking.com Reviews (304)
Rating via Booking.com9.1
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10
Exceptional
Cleanliness9.2
Facilities8.8
Location9.7
Room comfort and quality8.6
Service9.4
Value for money8.9
High score for San Diego (CA)
Rating
9+ Exceptional (135)
8-9 Excellent (38)
7-8 Very Good (33)
6-7 Good (18)
<6 Below Expectation (5)
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7.0
Very good
Filomeno
Couple

Good”

Cleanliness
Reviewed April 20, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Anonymous
Group

Outstanding ”

The staff is great ,the manager Pedro ,super helpful guy , solving any kind of inconvenience, we stayed for more than a month and everybody was super friendly Isa, kia , david, rey, great staff , also...
Reviewed April 12, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Beth
Group

Cute Hostel by the Beach”

I liked that the bunks had curtains and personal lights. The facility was clean and right next to the beach. Also loved that they had rentals for surfing and other beach activities available. Friendly...
WiFi had some issues
Reviewed April 11, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Anonymous
Solo traveler

Clean place ”

Location
My sleeping bed was next to the kitchen
Reviewed April 03, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Tana
Business traveler

it was a short stay...”

The beach.
more activities.
Reviewed March 20, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Jessica
Solo traveler

I had a relaxed and...”

Great location. Friendly staff. Clean. Respectful clientele. Very easy for me to be here for two weeks.
At certain times of the day, the shower wasn&#39;t as hot as I would have liked. This was understandable, however, considering the number of guests they are accommodating at times.
Reviewed March 13, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Tana
Solo traveler

Superb”

Close to the beach. Ideal spot to take picture.
Reviewed February 14, 2021

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7.0
Very good
Anonymous
Solo traveler

Good”

Nice hot shower.
There is not bar soap holder in the shower .
Reviewed February 04, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Sylvia
Solo traveler

Good location, clean &amp; comfortable...”

I like the location and the facility. I&#39;ve stayed here before - it&#39;s clean and comfortable. And the staff is nice.
You have to pay additional fees for towels.
Reviewed January 18, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Yaritza
Solo traveler

Exceptional”

Its very clean ,
Reviewed January 07, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Kelsey
Solo traveler

Very good”

The location, rental options
The other guests did not seem friendly.
Reviewed January 04, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Tana
Solo traveler

I went, smoked, and met...”

I was impressed by the proximity to the pacific beach and the boardwalk was awesome.
Unfortunately, I wasn&#39;t able to enjoy as much because of Covid-19.
Reviewed December 26, 2020

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7.0
Very good
Lela
Solo traveler

ok”

for $10 or so $ me ore I could get a motel room with a bathroom.....being right behind the reception desk was noisy at times...lots of talking.
didn&#39;t like being right behind reception desk and having social talk you g in basically right outside door..which is cheap. For just $10. or $15. more I can get a motel ...motel 6 or so. I didn&#...
Reviewed December 19, 2020

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6.0
Khaled
Solo traveler

No ADA good faith or...”

Be prepared to deal with robotic and very self centered staff whose motto seams to subliminally broadcast &quot;this place is all about us&quot; you are the little money that makes it possible ... ...
Be prepared to deal with robotic and very self centered staff whose motto seams to subliminally broadcast &quot;this place is all about us&quot; you are the little money that makes it possible ... ...
Reviewed December 19, 2020

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10.0
Exceptional
Barry
Solo traveler

Wonderful and Interesting”

Bagels
Reviewed December 06, 2020

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8.0
Excellent
Talha
Solo traveler

great deal.”

Helpful staff, super clean bathroom, nice breakfast, location.
the room had a constant stinky foot smell.
Reviewed November 30, 2020

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10.0
Exceptional
Alexandru
Solo traveler

Exceptional”

Fantastic location. 1 minute walk to the Pacific Ocean . Incredible cleanliness . Excellent value for the price.
Reviewed November 28, 2020

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9.0
Exceptional
Celeste
Solo traveler

Superb”

Very friendly and responsive staff, location was pristine, located next to the boardwalk.
Parking is extremely difficult to find if you weren&#39;t able to book a private parking lot
Reviewed November 25, 2020

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7.0
Very good
Jung
Business traveler

Good”

The location and view of Pacific Beach
Reviewed November 20, 2020

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9.0
Exceptional
Ann
Couple

Pacific beach clean comfortable hostel”

The staff was great - the facilities were clean- we even had a nice TV -in a hostel at a good rate. Very comfortable!!
Reviewed November 08, 2020

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