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Orange Drive Hostel
1.5 out of 5
1764 North Orange Drive, Los Angeles, CA
Free cancellation
The price is CA $80 per night

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of TCL Chinese Theatre, Dolby Theater and Hollywood and Highland Center. Hollywood Walk of Fame and ...

4.2/5Excellent! (680 reviews)

"I stayed in this hostel for about 6 nights (extended it for 1 night). The hostel was very accommodating, staff were very nice, the location was perfect and overall vibe was very chill. Below is a long honest review. Initially I was hesitant to stay here because I don't trust hostels in general, even ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 18, 2020

Orange Drive Hostel
Banana Bungalow Hollywood
2 out of 5
5920 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $99 per night

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Pantages Theatre and Hollywood and Vine. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Palladium are also ...

3.8/5Good! (44 reviews)
Will stay there again

"Great place to stay, happy hour every night I was there. Breakfast and coffee every day. Great Thai food next door."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 1, 2020

Banana Bungalow Hollywood
PodShare
1.5 out of 5
1617 Cosmo Street, Los Angeles, CA
The price is CA $99 per night

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Hollywood and Vine and Pantages Theatre. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Palladium are also ...

3.9/5Very Good! (73 reviews)

"Good and central for an expensive city. Awesome that you can swap location for free"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 12, 2020

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USA Hostels Hollywood
2 out of 5
1624 Schrader Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
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Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hollywood Wax Museum and Hollywood and Vine. Pantages Theatre and Hollywood ...

4.2/5Very Good! (305 reviews)

"People very nice and property is very clean great location"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 15, 2020

USA Hostels Hollywood
Hollywood and Highland Hotel and Hostel
1 out of 5
7038 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
The price is CA $79 per night

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of TCL Chinese Theatre, Dolby Theater and El Capitan Theatre. Hollywood and Highland Center and Ripley's ...

2.7/5 (21 reviews)

"The property was centrally located in Hollywood just two buildings away from El Capitan theatre. Full marks for location. My late night check in was facilitated thanks to two slightly angry gentlemen who helped me get in to the narrow stairs that led to the lobby. The manager was kindly and helpful ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

Hollywood and Highland Hotel and Hostel
Walk of Fame Hostel
1.5 out of 5
6820 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $93 per night

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is steps away from Hollywood and Highland Center, Dolby Theater and TCL Chinese Theatre. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood ...

4/5Very Good! (519 reviews)

"It was very convenient, nice and quiet. I would definitely recommend it to a friend"…"

Reviewed on Jun. 25, 2020

Walk of Fame Hostel
Barton Bed & Breakfast
2.5 out of 5
6035 Barton Ave, Los Angeles, CA
The price is CA $162 per night

Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Melrose Avenue and Paramount Studios. Hollywood Palladium and Pantages Theatre are also within ...

3.6/5Good! (40 reviews)

"Very clean, spacious bedroom; convenient kitchen-breakfast room with fresh food; secure. Friendly and helpful staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 12, 2020

Barton Bed & Breakfast
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1.5 out of 5
6118 Carlos ave, Los Angeles, CA
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Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Pantages Theatre, Hollywood and Vine and Hollywood Palladium. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Dolby ...

4.2/5Very Good! (52 reviews)

"The facility is fine but you have to deal with the habits of others and there really is no place to secure valuables although this was not a problem. Definitely a more millennial option--females should only select the single gender room."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 13, 2019

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Melrose Hostel
2 out of 5
646 North Western Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
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Located in Wilshire, this hostel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Paramount Studios, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Hollywood Walk of Fame and Dolby Theater. The Grove and ...

4.4/5Excellent! (156 reviews)

"This place was really clean! A hair dusty in a few spots, but the bed and restroom seemed clean every time over the course of a 3 night stay. Audrey was great. Breakfast closes about a quarter after 9 and Audrey was keeping food and drinks stocked until the end so everyone got to enjoy it. P.S. the ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 14, 2020

Melrose Hostel
Female Roommate to Share 3 Bedroom Home!!
6859 Bellingham Ave, North Hollywood, CA
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Situated in North Hollywood, this hostel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Iceland Ice Skating Rink, Warner Brothers Studio and Universal Studios Hollywood™. CBS ...

Female Roommate to Share 3 Bedroom Home!!
LA Garden Hostel
2 out of 5
544 N Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $43 per night

Located in Wilshire, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Melrose Avenue, Paramount Studios and Wiltern Theatre. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Palladium ...

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Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City
Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City
4 out of 5
555 Universal Hollywood Dr, Universal City, CA
The price is CA $202 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,851 reviews)

"This a great location to stay. Close to everything yet not in the midst of a crowd."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 20, 2020

Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City
Sheraton Universal Hotel
Sheraton Universal Hotel
4 out of 5
333 Universal Hollywood Drive, Universal City, CA
4/5Very Good! (1,852 reviews)

"I had an amazing stay at the Sheraton Universal City. The staff was attentive and accommodating to all my needs during an unexpected health crisis. I came for business, and enjoyed every bit of my stay. No Complaints! -ABM"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 23, 2020

Sheraton Universal Hotel
BLVD Hotel & Suites-Walking Distance to Hollywood Walk of Fame
BLVD Hotel & Suites-Walking Distance to Hollywood Walk of Fame
3 out of 5
2010 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA
The price is CA $154 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (974 reviews)

"Good service all around! Clean and well kept up with!"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 6, 2020

BLVD Hotel & Suites-Walking Distance to Hollywood Walk of Fame
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Hostels and More in Universal City

If you're having issues finding hostels in Universal City, there are 2415 lodging choices within 10 miles, and we'll help you choose the best one for you. With the budget-friendly options here, you'll be able to cut down your spending on overnight stays and focus on fun things to do during your trip. We've heard good things about the theme park and other attractions in this destination, as well as the local tours.

You may like the nightly rates at this top accommodation option in the surrounding area, which gets good reviews from our guests:

Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City - 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from the heart of Universal City. You can take advantage of free WiFi, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour front desk at this hotel.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Universal City?

The weather can be important when you're experiencing new places, so here's some information that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically August and September, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 71° F and nighttime temperatures average 41° F
  • April-June: 84° F is the daytime average and 48° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 89° F and nighttime averages are around 58° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 83° F during the day and 41° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 16.65 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Universal City?

Depending on your interests, you might enjoy these places:

Top Sights
  • Universal Studios Hollywood™
  • Universal CityWalk
  • Warner Brothers Studio
Natural Features
  • San Fernando Valley
  • Griffith Park
  • La Brea Tar Pits
Cultural Attractions
  • Hollywood Bowl
  • TCL Chinese Theatre
  • Dolby Theater

In general, Universal City is known for its:

  • Theme parks
  • Entertainment
  • Tours
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Opera
  • Theater
  • Excursions

How to Get to Universal City and Around the Area

You can find the nearest airport in Burbank, CA (BUR-Bob Hope), 4 mi (6.5 km) away from the city center. Another option is Van Nuys, CA (VNY), situated 9.5 mi (15.3 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What are the best hostels in Universal City?
Our customers like these accommodations in the area, and they may offer budget-friendly nightly rates: Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City - 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from the heart of Universal City. Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Hollywood - Western Station. You can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this motel. Sheraton Universal Hotel - 0.3 mi (0.6 km) from the heart of Universal City. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour front desk at this hotel. BLVD Hotel & Suites-Walking Distance to Hollywood Walk of Fame - 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the heart of Universal City. Located within a 20-minute walk of Melrose Avenue and Hollywood Palladium. You can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and an outdoor pool at this hotel. Americas Best Value Inn Hollywood Los Angeles - 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from the heart of Universal City. Located within a 10-minute walk of Dolby Theater and Hollywood Bowl. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance at this resort. The Hollywood Roosevelt - 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from the heart of Universal City. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this hotel.
What's the weather like in Universal City?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s a little information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 56°F. Average annual rainfall for Universal City is 17 inches.
What is there to see and do in Universal City?
Generally, Universal City is known for its theme parks, local tours, and restaurants. Major attractions include The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™, Universal Studios Hollywood™, and Universal CityWalk. Get out into nature with places like La Brea Tar Pits, Echo Park, and Santa Monica Beach. Cultural attractions include Hollywood Bowl, TCL Chinese Theatre, and Dolby Theater.
What's the best way to get around Universal City?
You can fly into the nearest airport, which is Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX), 13.7 mi (22.1 km) away from the city center. Another option is Bob Hope Airport (BUR), located 4 mi (6.5 km) away.

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