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The Wilshire Metro

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The Wilshire Metro

1.0 star property

7.6/10 Good

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking available
  • Housekeeping
717 S Crenshaw Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90005

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLa Brea Tar Pits3 min drive
  • Popular LocationLos Angeles County Museum of Art3 min drive
  • Popular LocationParamount Studios4 min drive
  • AirportLos Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.)37 min drive

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About this area

Los Angeles

The Wilshire Metro is located in Downtown Los Angeles, a neighborhood in Los Angeles. Kia Forum and Wiltern Theatre are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Santa Monica Pier and Melrose Avenue. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Arena or SoFi Stadium.

What's nearby

  • La Brea Tar Pits - 3 min drive
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art - 3 min drive
  • Petersen Automotive Museum - 4 min drive
  • Paramount Studios - 4 min drive
  • The Grove - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Glendale Transportation Center - 12 min drive
  • Wilshire - Western Station - 14 min walk
  • Los Angeles Intl. (LAX) - 37 min drive


  • Tom N Toms - 8 min walk
  • Mr Pizza Factory - 11 min walk
  • M Grill - 12 min walk
  • Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf - 14 min walk
  • Pollo a la Brasa - 15 min walk

About this property

The Wilshire Metro

Hostel located in Downtown Los Angeles
Close to Melrose Avenue, The Wilshire Metro has plenty to offer. Guests can connect to free WiFi in public areas.
Other perks at this hostel include:
  • Self parking (surcharge)



Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (USD 10 per day)

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping


  • This property does not have elevators

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Check-in from 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and an access code; access will be through a private entrance
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Access methods

Access code, private entrance


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Self parking fee: USD 10 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have elevators

Property is also known as

The Wilshire Metro Los Angeles
The Wilshire Metro Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
The Wilshire Metro Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Los Angeles

Frequently asked questions

Is The Wilshire Metro pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much does it cost to stay at The Wilshire Metro?

As of Feb 1, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Wilshire Metro on Feb 2, 2023 start from $99.0, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at The Wilshire Metro?

Self parking is available for USD 10 per day.

What time is check-in at The Wilshire Metro?

Check-in is from 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.

What time is check-out at The Wilshire Metro?

Check-out is at 10:00 AM.

Where is The Wilshire Metro located?

Located in Downtown Los Angeles, this hostel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Wiltern Theatre and 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from The Grove. Paramount Studios and Melrose Avenue are also within 2 mi (3 km). Wilshire - Western Station is 14 minutes by foot and Wilshire - Normandie Station is 22 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Wilshire Metro and receive a full refund?

Yes, The Wilshire Metro offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Wilshire Metro cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.




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8/10 Good


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I did not have any issue I stayed 3 nights, very easy access, Nice and clean. If Iam in Los Angeles again. I will pick the same place to stay.

10/10 Excellent

Juan Carlos

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I liked it because it’s close to bus stops since I don’t have a car

10/10 Excellent

Adiya, ulaanbaatar

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 4 nights in Nov 2022

8/10 Good


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 5 nights in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Frig in the room and ensuite bathroom
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

Je Hwa

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Very good. Clean and renovated and air conditioning is good
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

8/10 Good


Business traveler
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

4/10 Poor


Liked: Room comfort
Disliked: Staff & service
They had plumbing issues for 2 days only 1 bathroom thru the entire house location is good nice and quiet didn't have any issues only with what I mentioned
Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2022

8/10 Good


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A large backyard to relax and be quiet.
Stayed 7 nights in Aug 2022

6/10 Okay


Business traveler
Disliked: Staff & service
Stayed 7 nights in Aug 2022