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Featured Hostels in Venice

Samesun Venice Beach
1.5 out of 5
25 Windward Ave, Venice, CA
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The price is $89 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14

Situated in Venice, this beach hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Venice Beach. Santa Monica Pier and Santa Monica College are also ...

3.8/5Good! (357 reviews)

"I was very impressed, I have never stayed at a hostel before and I was pleasantly surprised. The room was clean, nice size bathroom. The only issue I had was a homeless person fight was going on at 3:15 am but I guess that’s the price you pay for this location. Overall I was bery pleased. Thank -you ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

Samesun Venice Beach
PodShare Venice
2 out of 5
522 Venice Blvd, Venice, CA
The price is $72 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Venice Beach and Muscle Beach Venice are ...

4.1/5Very Good! (109 reviews)

"PodShare Venice is amazing! Everything you will need! Perfect location, comfy bed, clean, awesome staff and service, beautiful huge garden.. Highly recommended!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

PodShare Venice
Tripper Electric Beach Suites and Pods
2.5 out of 5
23 Paloma Ct, Venice, CA
The price is $125 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8

Located in Venice, this beachfront hostel is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of Venice Beach and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Santa Monica Beach and ...

2.2/5 (9 reviews)
Great for solo travelers

"Great mix of people and great location. Best if a solo traveler."…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Tripper Electric Beach Suites and Pods
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Apartments Under the Venice Sign
The price is $69 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Venice Beach Boardwalk and Muscle Beach Venice. Venice Beach and Abbot Kinney Boulevard are ...

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Air Venice on the Beach

Air Venice on the Beach

3 out of 5
5 Rose Avenue, Venice, CA
The price is $110 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
3.8/5Good! (967 reviews)

"It’s a nice hotel and clean the view it’s nice room have a good size"…"

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2020

Air Venice on the Beach
Hotel Erwin

Hotel Erwin

4 out of 5
1697 Pacific Avenue, Venice, CA
The price is $157 per night from Dec 23 to Dec 24
4.4/5Excellent! (983 reviews)

"Very nice location, nice staff. The room was very clean."…"

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2020

Hotel Erwin
The Kinney - Venice Beach

The Kinney - Venice Beach

3 out of 5
737 W Washington Blvd, Venice, CA
The price is $126 per night from Jan 3 to Jan 4
4.4/5Excellent! (586 reviews)

"Emerson at the front desk was very helpful"…"

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2020

The Kinney - Venice Beach
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.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for somewhere affordable to stay in Venice, a hostel could be a great choice for you. No two hostels look identical, but these dorm-style accommodations all offer the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
  • Low prices
  • A social setting

Hostels are a great way to stay in Venice for a lower cost, so you can save your budget for sightseeing. You can check out the live music venues and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like surfing.

Hostels in Venice

Ready to book a hostel in town? These options get the highest reviews from our guests and could be a good place to start looking:

Samesun Venice Beach - Located within a 5-minute walk of Venice Beach. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a bar. Rooms come with towels and linens.

PodShare Venice - Located within a 20-minute walk of Venice Beach. You can take advantage of free continental breakfast and free WiFi, as well as free parking. You'll find showers, free toiletries, and desks in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Venice?

The weather can be important when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats that might be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically September and August, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 64° F and nighttime temperatures average 51° F
  • April-June: 69° F is the daytime average and 53° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 71° F and nighttime averages are around 62° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 70° F during the day and 51° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 12.09 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Venice?

Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might appreciate these places to visit:

Top Sights
  • Venice Beach
  • Santa Monica Pier
  • Sony Pictures Studios
Natural Features
  • La Brea Tar Pits
  • Griffith Park
  • International Chess Park
Cultural Attractions
  • J. Paul Getty Museum
  • TCL Chinese Theatre
  • Dolby Theater

Overall, Venice is known for its:

  • Beaches
  • Surfing
  • Rollerskating
  • Cafés
  • Biking
  • Live music

How to Get to Venice and Around the Area

You can find the nearest airport in Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), 1.8 mi (3 km) from the city center. An alternative is Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), located 4.9 mi (7.9 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Venice?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a lower cost, so you can save your money for going out. You can enjoy activities in this destination like surfing and biking.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in lots of shapes and sizes, but they all have a few qualities in common, including budget-friendly prices, a social environment, and shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too).
What are the best hostels in Venice?
Ready to book a hostel? These ones have the highest reviews from our guests and might be a good place to start: Samesun Venice Beach - Located within a 5-minute walk of Venice Beach Boardwalk and Muscle Beach Venice. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find towels, showers, and TVs in all rooms. Tripper Electric Beach Suites and Pods - Located within a 5-minute walk of Venice Beach Boardwalk and Venice Beach. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant. Rooms come with towels, free toiletries, and TVs. PodShare Venice - Located within a 5-minute walk of Abbot Kinney Boulevard. You can take advantage of free continental breakfast and free WiFi, as well as laundry facilities. Rooms come with towels, showers, and free toiletries.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Venice?
Good weather’s always better when you’re discovering new places, so here’s a little information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 66°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 57°F. Average annual precipitation for Venice is 12 inches.
What is there to see and do in Venice?
Overall, Venice is known for its beaches, surfing, and rollerskating. Major attractions include Venice Beach, Venice Beach Boardwalk, and Santa Monica Pier. Get out into nature with places like Santa Monica Beach, La Brea Tar Pits, and Echo Park. Cultural attractions include Walk Streets, Getty Center, and Los Angeles Forum.
What's the best way to get to and around Venice while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Venice on hand to make the most of your stay: You can fly into the nearest airport, which is Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX), 4.9 mi (7.9 km) away from the city center. Another option is Hawthorne, CA (HHR-Hawthorne Municipal), which is 8.7 mi (14.1 km) away.