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PodShare Venice

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Flat-screen TV
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi, bed sheets
Flat-screen TV
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of PodShare Venice

PodShare Venice

2 out of 5

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
522 Venice Blvd, Venice, CA, 90291

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationVenice Beach Boardwalk10 min walk
  • Popular LocationMarina Beach13 min walk
  • Popular LocationVenice Beach14 min walk
  • AirportLos Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.)19 min drive

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About this area


PodShare Venice is located near the beach and in an area with good shopping. Los Angeles Forum and Getty Center are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Check out an event or a game at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, and consider making time for Santa Monica Pier, a top attraction not to be missed.

What's nearby

  • Abbot Kinney Boulevard - 5 min walk
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk - 10 min walk
  • Muscle Beach Venice - 10 min walk
  • Marina Beach - 13 min walk
  • Venice Beach - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Downtown Santa Monica Station - 7 min drive
  • Los Angeles Union Station - 19 min drive
  • Los Angeles Intl. (LAX) - 19 min drive


  • Lemonade — 4 min walk
  • Zinque — 4 min walk
  • The Tasting Kitchen — 5 min walk
  • Salt Air — 6 min walk
  • Gjelina — 7 min walk

About this property

PodShare Venice

Hostel in Venice, walk to Abbot Kinney Boulevard
A meeting room, concierge services, and laundry facilities are available at this hostel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a garden, barbecue grills, and a picnic area are onsite. Rooms feature free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus kitchens with refrigerators and microwaves. Guests will also find flat-screen TVs, safes, and showers.
Air-conditioned accommodations at PodShare Venice offer safes and complimentary toiletries. Kitchens offer refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Limited onsite parking

Family friendly

  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Front-desk safe
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting room


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Desk
  • Safe

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Property is also known as

PodShare Venice Hostel
PodShare Hostel
PodShare Venice Venice
PodShare Venice Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
PodShare Venice Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Venice

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings


Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 60 out of 118 reviews
5 - Excellent 51%
Rating 4 - Good. 31 out of 118 reviews
4 - Good 26%
Rating 3 - Okay. 10 out of 118 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 118 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 9 out of 118 reviews
1 - Terrible 8%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everyone is friendly !
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
My stay at Podshare was unforgettable!! My fiancé and I stayed for 6 nights, and we couldn’t have asked for a better vacation. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly, the location was clean, the other residents were respectful and welcoming, and the entire property is so peaceful and secluded from the outside world. When we arrived, we were checked in by Alex. She gave us a tour, and even allowed us to check in early (our flight was ahead of schedule). We dropped off our luggage and immediately went to explore the city. I’ll be honest, I was hesitant to leave my stuff in the provided storage area underneath the pod because it’s pretty visible to everyone. We were offered a locker for our valuables but we only brought clothes and toiletries so it seemed unnecessary. Much to my surprise, no one disturbed any of our things the entire time we were there! The staff is extremely watchful and the other guests were all very respectful. Plus, there are cameras everywhere! Quiet hours were from 10 PM to 10 AM, and I didn’t expect people to be as respectful as they were. The entire time we stayed, I slept like a baby! The bed was super comfortable. There were several times I needed something I had forgotten or wasn’t able to bring on the plane, and the other guests & staff were always happy to help! I was given toothpaste, a charger, cigarettes, lighters, and food. Everyone there seemed to be dedicated to the idea of “co-living”
Stayed 6 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with partner
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Property was dirty. Weed was around the sleeping areas. No masks for checkin and other guest. Would not recommend.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
I start by saying that Claire is super friendly and outstanding, but I did not like the place for a single night is fine, but still too much noise can not rest, I think it requires more order and cleanliness, the truth is I do not recommend it but still for the price it fits santa monica is too expensive so decide your budget well
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021