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Featured Hostels in Universal City

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

HI Santa Monica Hostel
HI Santa Monica Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 1436 2nd Street, Santa Monica, CA
4.4/5 (263 reviews)

great location close to the ocean also nearby you may find good places for lunch and night walk

Reviewed on 6 Jul. 2019
Located in Downtown, this eco-friendly hostel is steps from Santa Monica Place and Third Street Promenade. Santa Monica Pier and Santa Monica Beach are also ...
Walk of Fame Hostel
Walk of Fame Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 6820 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
3.9/5 (376 reviews)

I absolutely love the location: it is a cheap Uber drive away from a lot of tourist attractions. However, I'm not sure if I received the wrong towel, but it was way too small to use to dry your body.

Reviewed on 9 May 2019
Located in Hollywood, this hostel is steps from El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood and Highland Center, and Dolby Theater. TCL Chinese Theatre and Hollywood Wax Museum ...
Hotel 2TwentyOne - Hostel
Hotel 2TwentyOne - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 221 Concord Street, El Segundo, CA
3.4/5 (52 reviews)

I enjoyed the heavy doors a lot. Im a huge stickler for a good door. I didn't have any issues with the rooms at all. Only one issue is parking it is a free for all in the general area. You can't blame the staff for the facilities for it away all. Just the way the location is.

Reviewed on 7 Jul. 2019
Located in LAX Area, this hostel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Dockweiler State Beach and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Manhattan Beach Pier. Automobile Driving Museum and Lakes ...
Los Angeles Culver City Rooms
Los Angeles Culver City Rooms
2.0 out of 5.0 1861 S Curson Ave, Los Angeles, CA
3.2/5 (13 reviews)

This place was very clean and brand new. Our only complaint was that there was only one towel for a room for three people. But otherwise all was excellent. We will return again.

Reviewed on 8 Jul. 2019
Located in Mid City, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of La Brea Tar Pits, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and Petersen Automotive Museum. The Grove and Sony ...
Libra Hotel
Libra Hotel
2.0 out of 5.0 3909 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA
3.8/5 (39 reviews)

Has a microwave in the room Near metro station No lift

Reviewed on 4 Jul. 2019
Located in Koreatown, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Wiltern Theatre, Melrose Avenue, and Paramount Studios. La Brea Tar Pits and Los Angeles County Museum ...
Samesun Venice Beach
Samesun Venice Beach
1.5 out of 5.0 25 Windward Ave, Venice, CA
3.8/5 (282 reviews)

It was a good experience. The location is obviously outstanding. I would recommend this place.

Reviewed on 27 Jun. 2019
Situated in Venice, this beach hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Venice Beach and Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Santa Monica Pier and Santa Monica College are also ...
USA Hostels Hollywood
USA Hostels Hollywood
2.0 out of 5.0 1624 Schrader Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
4.2/5 (263 reviews)

What I like about the property was that is was near virtually every attraction that I wanted to see, It was near Hollywood Blvd. I was able to access my tours from the location.

Reviewed on 12 Jul. 2019
Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Hollywood Walk of Fame, Pantages Theatre, and Hollywood and Highland Center. Capitol Records ...
Los Angeles RoomRentals Harvard Heights
Los Angeles RoomRentals Harvard Heights
1.5 out of 5.0 W. Washington Blvd. & S. Kingsley Dr., Los Angeles, CA
4.1/5 (43 reviews)

A nice place in a convenient location. It’s clean enough, and there’s plenty of places to get food nearby. Loved my stay, would come back next year

Reviewed on 8 Jul. 2019
Located in Downtown Los Angeles, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Wiltern Theatre, Los Angeles Convention Center, and University of Southern California. ...
Melrose Hostel
Melrose Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 646 North Western Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
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4.4/5 (96 reviews)

Close to everything. Convenient to everything.great staff quick service and great location good parking and great breakfast.thanks for the early check in was very tired and Restless thanks for all the hospitality

Reviewed on 8 Jul. 2019
Located in Wilshire, this hostel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Hollywood Walk of Fame and 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Dolby Theater. The Grove and Hollywood Sign are also ...
Banana Bungalow Hollywood
Banana Bungalow Hollywood
2.0 out of 5.0 5920 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
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3.4/5 (5 reviews)

I think this is the perfect location for a young, single person looking to make new friends. People there were definitely friendly and welcoming, it just wasn't the atmosphere my daughter and I were looking for. The location was perfect for where we were going, it was under 10 min to walk to the ...

Reviewed on 17 Jun. 2019
Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Pantages Theatre, Capitol Records Tower, and Hollywood Palladium. Hollywood Walk of Fame and ...
The Anderson Estates
The Anderson Estates
2.5 out of 5.0 1932 Rochester Circle, Los Angeles, CA
3.4/5 (191 reviews)

Double charged. But staff made appropriate accommodations and expedia responded to issue quickly and gave me a refund

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2019
Located in Downtown Los Angeles, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of University of Southern California, California Science Center, and California African American ...
The Steady
The Steady
2.0 out of 5.0 4302 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA
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4.4/5 (27 reviews)

love the people, the room, the atmosphere of this place, would definitely like to go again

Reviewed on 3 Jul. 2019
Located in Hollywood, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Melrose Avenue, Pantages Theatre, and Paramount Studios. Wiltern Theatre and Echo Park are also within ...

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Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City

Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City

555 Universal Hollywood Dr, Universal City, CA
    4.0 out of 5.0
    4.3 out of 5 (5359 reviews)

    Hilton Los Angeles/Universal CityC$327

    4 Aug - 5 Aug

    Hilton Los Angeles/Universal CityC$327
    Sheraton Universal Hotel

    Sheraton Universal Hotel

    333 Universal Hollywood Drive, Universal City, CA
      4.0 out of 5.0
      4.0 out of 5 (956 reviews)

      Sheraton Universal HotelC$260

      11 Aug - 12 Aug

      Sheraton Universal HotelC$260

      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.