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Featured Hostels in San Bernardino

ITH Big Bear Retreat Center and Hostel
2.5 out of 5
657 Modoc Drive, Big Bear Lake, CA
The price is $59 per night from Sep 23 to Sep 24

Located in The Village, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Big Bear Marina and 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Snow Summit. Alpine Slide at Magic Mountain and Big Bear ...

4.2/5Excellent! (69 reviews)

"The original facility itself is WOW..old with quite a history. The original part houses 2 bathrooms and 4 private rooms (oone of which has 2 bunk beds). The newer section (east side) is not so great. it contains at least 2 large bunk rooms but only ONE TOILET/SHOWER. so unless your timing is incredibly ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

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Hampton Inn & Suites San Bernardino

Hampton Inn & Suites San Bernardino

2.5 out of 5
895 East Hospitality Lane, San Bernardino, CA
The price is $144 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4.5/5Wonderful! (889 reviews)

"Great value clean and quiet great staff pretty good continental breakfast considering covid"…"

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites San Bernardino
Hilton Garden Inn San Bernardino

Hilton Garden Inn San Bernardino

3 out of 5
1755 S Waterman Ave, San Bernardino, CA
The price is $106 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
4.4/5Excellent! (946 reviews)

"My room wasn’t ready till 430 when check in was 3 and wasn’t even offered anything for the inconvenience other than that it was a pretty good stay"…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn San Bernardino
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Bernardino (Redlands), CA

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Bernardino (Redlands), CA

3 out of 5
1650 Industrial Park Ave, Redlands, CA
The price is $113 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.3/5Excellent! (972 reviews)

"Service was exceptional. Room was very comfortable and spacious."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Bernardino (Redlands), CA
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Hostels and More in San Bernardino

You may not find a lot of hostels in San Bernardino, but there are 56 accommodations to choose from, giving you a good number of alternatives. For those who would rather spend less on overnight costs and budget more for exploring, you can score great deals on Expedia. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its live music venues and festivals.

You may be able to find reasonable rates at these San Bernardino accommodations, which get good reviews from our travelers:

Good Nite Inn Redlands - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool at this motel.

Hilton Garden Inn San Bernardino - Property features at this hotel include free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Bernardino - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this hotel.

Dynasty Suites Redlands - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool at this hotel.

Ayres Hotel Redlands - You can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and a nightclub at this motel.

When Is the Best Time to Visit San Bernardino?

The weather can be a big factor when you want to venture out and explore, so here's some information about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 75° F and nighttime temperatures average 42° F
  • April-June: 94° F is the daytime average and 47° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 98° F and nighttime averages are around 58° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 88° F during the day and 41° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 15.28 inches in a year

What Can I Do in San Bernardino?

Depending on what interests you, you might enjoy these places:

Top Sights
  • Ontario Mills Shopping Mall
  • March Field Air Museum
  • Citrus State Historic Park
Natural Features
  • San Bernardino Soccer Complex
  • Glen Helen Regional Park
  • Box Springs Mountain Reserve Park
Cultural Attractions
  • San Bernardino County Museum
  • San Manuel Amphitheater
  • Fox Performing Arts Center

Generally, San Bernardino is known for its:

  • Live music
  • Shopping
  • Entertainment
  • Restaurants
  • Festivals
  • Theater

How to Get to San Bernardino and Around the Area

You can search for flights to the nearest airport in San Bernardino, CA (SBD-San Bernardino Intl.), located 2.5 mi (4 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Ontario, CA (ONT-Los Angeles - Ontario Intl.), located 17.4 mi (28.1 km) away. When you're out and about, you may want to make use of public transit. To explore more of the surrounding area, catch a train at San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot, Rialto Station, or Fontana Station.

Frequently asked questions

What are the best hostels in San Bernardino?
You may be able to find reasonable rates at these San Bernardino accommodations, which get good reviews from our travelers: Hampton Inn & Suites San Bernardino - Property features at this hotel include free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Hilton Garden Inn San Bernardino - Property features at this motel include free WiFi, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour front desk. Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Bernardino (Redlands), CA - Property features at this hotel include free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Good Nite Inn Redlands - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this motel. Hilton Garden Inn Fontana - 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 San Bernardino?
The weather is important when you’re experiencing new places, so here are some stats that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 78°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 56°F. Average annual precipitation for San Bernardino is 15 inches.
What is there to see and do in San Bernardino?
Generally, San Bernardino is known for its live music, restaurants, and festivals. Major attractions include National Orange Show Events Center, San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino, and Lake Arrowhead Village. Get out into nature with places like San Bernardino Soccer Complex, Glen Helen Regional Park, and The Lincoln Memorial Shrine. Cultural attractions include San Manuel Amphitheater, San Bernardino County Museum, and Fox Performing Arts Center.
What's the best way to get to and around San Bernardino while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around San Bernardino on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Los Angeles - Ontario Intl. Airport (ONT), 17.4 mi (28.1 km) away. An alternative is Palm Springs Intl. Airport (PSP), situated 48.8 mi (78.6 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you may want to use public transit during your trip. To check out more of the surrounding area, take a train from San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot, Rialto Station, or Fontana Station.

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