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Featured Hostels in Santee

ITH Beach Bungalow Surf Hostel
2 out of 5
707 Reed Avenue, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$173 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.

Nestled on the beach, this Pacific Beach hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Pacific Beach Park, Mission Beach and Mission Beach Boardwalk. Mission Bay and Crystal ...

3.9/5Good! (111 reviews)

"Everything was nice okay organized people were so nice"…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep. 2020

ITH Beach Bungalow Surf Hostel
Hostel on 3rd
2.5 out of 5
542 3rd avenue, San Diego, CA
The price is AU$94 per night from 26 Sep. to 27 Sep.

Located in Downtown San Diego, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of New Children's Museum, San Diego Convention Center and Petco Park. Seaport Village and ...

3.4/5 (27 reviews)
Hostel on 3rd

"Great Service"…"

Reviewed on 13 Jun. 2020

Hostel on 3rd
RK Hostel San Diego
1.5 out of 5
642 W. Hawthorn St., San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$106 per night from 2 Oct. to 3 Oct.

Located in Little Italy, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of San Diego Bay, Balboa Park and Waterfront Park. B Street Cruise Ship Terminal and Port of ...

2.6/5 (180 reviews)
Very clean...no problems at all

"Loved it...so needed and great location. Disabled access.. . thank God. Very clean and staff kind and helpful. Enjoyed my time with the other guests and time to myself. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jun. 2020

RK Hostel San Diego

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HI San Diego Downtown
1.5 out of 5
521 Market Street, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$108 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.

Located in Gaslamp Quarter, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Petco Park, San Diego Convention Center and Seaport Village. Balboa Park and ...

4.2/5Very Good! (339 reviews)

"Great location although noisy. I had wished there was a TV in private rooms with bathrooms."…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb. 2020

HI San Diego Downtown
PodShare San Diego
2 out of 5
500 West Fir Street, San Diego, CA
The price is AU$102 per night from 27 Sep. to 28 Sep.

Located in Little Italy, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of San Diego Bay, Balboa Park and Waterfront Park. Port of San Diego and B Street Cruise Ship ...

2.3/5 (4 reviews)

"This is a really cool spot. The concept is simple and a great place to crash. The only bad part was the bed bugs."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jun. 2020

PodShare San Diego
ITH CoLive Balboa Park
2 out of 5
3751 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA
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Located in Hillcrest, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Balboa Park, San Diego Zoo and Hotel Circle. Old Town San Diego State Park and B Street Cruise ...

3.9/5Very Good! (103 reviews)

"Everyone is so amazing. I am always coming back here again!!! I met new friends."…"

Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2020

ITH CoLive Balboa Park
Lucky D's Hostel
2 out of 5
615 8th Avenue, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$97 per night from 28 Sep. to 29 Sep.

Located in Downtown San Diego, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Petco Park, San Diego Convention Center and San Diego City College. Balboa Park and ...

3.7/5Good! (188 reviews)
Happy with LyckyD’s

"My first stay in a hostel and it was very nice although a little loud for me. Staff were very nice and helpful as were most guests!"…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb. 2020

Lucky D's Hostel
Gaslamp Hostel
2 out of 5
726 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$123 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.

Located in Gaslamp Quarter, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park. USS Midway Museum and San Diego Zoo are also ...

5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)

"A great place to stay. Thank you for following covid-19 cleaning and other protocols.Also the room aircon in San Diego summer is really nice. Fro that reason alone, you are the only place I will go to. Other hostels are not worth it, with their open windows and fans."…"

Reviewed on 6 Sep. 2020

Gaslamp Hostel
California Dreams Hostel
2 out of 5
743 Emerald Street, San Diego, CA
The price is AU$141 per night from 27 Sep. to 28 Sep.

Located in Pacific Beach, this beach hostel is 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from SeaWorld, and within 12 mi (20 km) of La Jolla Cove and Balboa Park. Salk Institute for Biological ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (47 reviews)

"Property is a short walk to the beach front, airy tv lounge with garage door type window wall. Kitchen is at other end of the lounge. Food places just next door. Surf lessons, tours, not free but available. Beach accessories available to buy. Its above sea level so there are some stairs to go to/from ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

California Dreams Hostel
ITH Hostels Downtown San Diego
2 out of 5
230 W. Cedar, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$66 per night from 29 Sep. to 30 Sep.

Located in Little Italy, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Balboa Park, Waterfront Park and Maritime Museum of San Diego. Port of San Diego and B Street ...

4.1/5Very Good! (327 reviews)
Free Pancakes!!!

"This was the best hostel at a decent price. The place was clean, even the bathrooms were clean and neat, there were even free pancakes, I would book this place again."…"

Reviewed on 9 Jun. 2020

ITH Hostels Downtown San Diego
HI San Diego Point Loma Hostel
2 out of 5
3790 Udall Street, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$117 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.

Located in Point Loma, this eco-friendly hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ocean Beach Pier, Sunset Cliffs Natural Park and SeaWorld. Cabrillo National Monument ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (95 reviews)

"This is probably the best hostel in San Diego. It is always clean. The interior is not cramped like some hostels I have visited. The only downside is that they have a limit of 14 days a year. Breakfast is continental and always offers a good variety."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar. 2020

HI San Diego Point Loma Hostel
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Best Western Santee Lodge

Best Western Santee Lodge

2.5 out of 5
10726 Woodside Ave, Santee, CA
The price is AU$118 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.
4.2/5Very Good! (124 reviews)

"Very friendly staff. Very honest ! They have accommodated us very well. Highly reccommend this hotel."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jul. 2020

Best Western Santee Lodge
Carlton Oaks Lodge, Ascend Hotel Collection

Carlton Oaks Lodge, Ascend Hotel Collection

3 out of 5
9200 Inwood Drive, Santee, CA
The price is AU$162 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.
4.2/5Very Good! (655 reviews)

"Nice place. Hard bed. But nice environment and clean rooms"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jun. 2020

Carlton Oaks Lodge, Ascend Hotel Collection
Rodeway Inn Santee San Diego East

Rodeway Inn Santee San Diego East

2 out of 5
10135 Mission Gorge Rd, Santee, CA
The price is AU$132 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.
3.5/5Good! (478 reviews)

"We liked the cleanliness and the staff. Pool was very clean."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jun. 2020

Rodeway Inn Santee San Diego East
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Frequently asked questions

What are the best hostels in Santee?
You may be able to find reasonable prices at these Santee accommodations, which get good reviews from our customers: Best Western Santee Lodge - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking at this hotel. Carlton Oaks Lodge, Ascend Hotel Collection - Property features at this motel include free WiFi, free parking and an outdoor pool.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Santee?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s some information about the seasons: The hottest months are usually August and September, with an average temperature of 21°C, while the coldest months are January and December, with an average of 14°C. Average annual precipitation for Santee is 302 inches.
What is there to see and do in Santee?
In general, Santee is known for its golf, restaurants and bars. Major attractions include SDCCU Stadium, Hotel Circle and San Diego Zoo. Get out into nature with places such as Mission Trails Regional Park, Cowles Mountain and Balboa Park. Cultural attractions include Off Broadway Live, Creation and Earth History Museum and USS Midway Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Santee while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Santee in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), 14 mi (22.5 km) away from the city centre. An alternative is San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field), situated 3.6 mi (5.8 km) away. Once you’ve arrived, you might want to make use of public transport. Make your way to Santee Town Center Station for metro travel.

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