Overview of Hostel
We’ve been rated Most Popular in Los Angeles 5 years running because at USA Hostels you get a real hostelling experience, with a community lifestyle. Going solo? Our daily activities give you plenty of opportunities to meet new friends. Whether you go it alone or travel with friends, you’ll make som
From LAX airport:
By Shuttle/Train - $8
Follow signs for “FlyAway Bus, Long Distance Vans”. Find the FlyAway Bus going to Hollywood (be sure to get on the correct bus as there are 4 drop off locations). Check the front of all buses because not all are painted with the FlyAway logo. You will pay $8 for the bus upon arrival in Hollywood. You MUST have a credit card for this option. They do not accept cash.
The bus departs from TERMINAL ONE at 15 minutes past the hour, every hour from 5:15am to 10:15pm. Pick ups at TERMINALS 2-7 are a few minutes later. If you exit the baggage claim after 10pm you will have to use Super Shuttle.
Exit on the corner of Argyle Ave and Selma Ave. Walk west on Selma Ave towards Vine St.
Take a right when you get to Schrader Blvd. Walk about ½ a block and you will see us on the right. You will be able to see our sign.
Direct Shuttle - $16
SuperShuttle: If you are exiting baggage claim between 11pm and 6am your options are a cab ($50-$100 depending on time of day and route) or one of the direct shuttles. We recommend Super Shuttle. You might also wish to take this door-to-door shuttle if you want to transport directly to the hostel. At LAX, follow signs for Shared Ride Vans. Find the person in a blue SuperShuttle jacket or t-shirt and ask for a SuperShuttle to USA Hostels Hollywood (1624 Schrader Blvd.).
From the Greyhound station in downtown Los Angeles:
The best way would be a short cab ride to the Amtrak Station and then follow the directions listed below from there.
From Amtrak's Union Station:
Take subway towards North Hollywood and get off at Hollywood/Vine Station. Exit the station and turn left (towards Vine Street) onto Hollywood Blvd. Turn left on Schrader Blvd. The hostel will be half-a-block down on Schrader Blvd on your left..
Right in the middle of the Hollywood Entertainment District - Half a block from the Walk of Fame, nightlife, restaurants, post office, convenience stores - 5 blocks from Chinese Theatre, Kodak Theatre, subway stations (Hollywood/Highland, Hollywood/Vine), retail shopping - Short subway ride to Universal Studios.
Conditions & Policy
Prices on this confirmation do not include taxes. A 14% city/hotel tax will be added at check in. Check-in 3 pm with free luggage storage provided for guests arriving earlier. Check out is 10 am. Payment by cash, travelers' check, Visa or MasterCard is welcome. Reception is open 24 hours. We welcome guests from everywhere outside of Los Angeles county. At check in, international guests must present a valid passport. US residents must present valid government issued identification (ie: drivers license, state id card, passport). Guests may also be asked to present proof of onward travel. We require all guests to be 18 or over to stay at our hostel. Anyone under 18 has to be accompanied by a parent/guardian but this also needs to be approved by a manager. Please contact us directly before booking with anyone under the age of 18. Bookings may be changed or canceled until 6pm California time, the day prior to arrival. After that, a cancellation fee equal to the first night's accommodation will be charged. We make every effort to ensure that people traveling together are placed in the same room. However, due to availability and/or booking patterns, there is a slight chance parties booking dorm beds will be placed in separate rooms. If you have a special request concerning this, please email the hostel directly. USA Hostels has a 14 day stay limit. If your travel plans do change or you have any further questions or special requests, please contact the hostel. Any bookings for more than 10 people travelling together, whether booked on one reservation or multiple reservations, constitutes a group booking by USA Hostels. These groups must contact the hostel prior to making a reservation and are subject to USA Hostels’ group booking policies which include full payment prior to arrival, security deposits and different cancellation rules. The hostel reserves the right to refuse any groups that do not make themselves known to USA Hostels and agree to our group booking terms, and no refunds of Hostelworld deposit will be issued. Please note: Check-in is 3pm. Check out is 10 am. USA Hostels has a 14 day stay limit.