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Hostel on 3rd

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Overview of Hostel on 3rd

Hostel on 3rd

1 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Kitchen
  • Business services

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSan Diego Convention Center7 min walk
  • Popular LocationUSS Midway Museum18 min walk
  • Popular LocationBalboa Park19 min walk
  • AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)11 min drive

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About this area

San Diego

Located in San Diego, Hostel on 3rd is in the city center and near the beach. Seaport Village and Mission Valley Mall are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit USS Midway Museum and San Diego Zoo. Maritime Museum of San Diego and Waterfront Park are not to be missed. Guests appreciate the hostel's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • San Diego Convention Center - 7 min walk
  • Petco Park - 9 min walk
  • Seaport Village - 12 min walk
  • USS Midway Museum - 18 min walk
  • Balboa Park - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Convention Center Station - 4 min walk
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot - 16 min walk
  • San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 11 min drive


  • Chocolat Cremerie — 3 min walk
  • Berkeley pizza — 3 min walk
  • Ciro's — 3 min walk
  • La Fiesta Mexican Cuisine & Lounge — 3 min walk
  • The Oceanaire — 3 min walk

About this property

Hostel on 3rd

San Diego hostel in Downtown San Diego, walk to San Diego Convention Center
Along with a computer station, this smoke-free hostel has a convenience store and free breakfast. WiFi in public areas is free. All 15 rooms offer free WiFi, ceiling fans, and showers.
Hostel on 3rd offers 15 accommodations with ceiling fans. This San Diego hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking options include a carport and a garage

Food and drink

  • Free self-serve breakfast available daily 8 AM–10 AM

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table
  • Table tennis


  • Grocery/convenience store
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English

Business services

  • Computer station


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance


  • Books
  • Games
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Ceiling fan


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

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Check-in from 4 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - midnight
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 18 are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: USD 20.00 per stay
  • Bed sheets fee: USD 2 per person, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of USD 20

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
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

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

Property is also known as

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 11 out of 46 reviews
5 - Excellent 24%
Rating 4 - Good. 13 out of 46 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 46 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 46 reviews
2 - Poor 11%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 11 out of 46 reviews
1 - Terrible 24%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Absolutely terrible Hostel/business. I felt so dirty and disgusting with all the cockroaches in the kitchen and bathrooms
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Place is a dump! Roaches in the kitchen, bathroom, & every place the lights are turned off. Not sure how this place is in business. Unfortunately, the Staff is the worse I’ve ever crossed paths with on top on it.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

2/5 Poor

Business traveler
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness
Staff was great. Didn’t like the cleanliness of the bathrooms.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021