Los Angeles Average Hostel Costs: Dorm and Private Room Prices

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What is the average price of a hostel in Los Angeles? Our detailed analysis of the prices of both dorms and private rooms in amazing hostels in Los Angeles can help you understand how much you might need to spend for your next epic trip. Los Angeles is a fantastic destination because of the museums, food, nightlife, and music. Whether you're on a tight budget or traveling by yourself, with a group of friends, or with your family, we've found the best hostels for every type of trip. Here you'll see how we have tabulated the costs of hostels in Los Angeles by dorm beds, private rooms, price range, amenities, and guest ratings. Read on to find out where you'll find best hostels in Los Angeles and what they have to offer.


The Top 3 Hostels in Los Angeles:

  • Dorms from $19, Rated 100%

  • Dorms from $38, Rated 97%

  • Dorms from $40, Rated 97%

How much do hostels cost in Los Angeles?

Dorm Beds Average Price in Hostel
$38
Private Rooms Average Price in Hostel/Guesthouse
$41

Visitors will find a large range of terrific hostel choices when planning a visit to Los Angeles. The price of a dorm bed or private room in a hostel can vary according to location, type, and amenities. The average price for a dorm bed in a hostel in Los Angeles (based on data from 28 hostels with dorms) is an affordable $38. Also, the average price for a private room in a hostel or guesthouse in Los Angeles is $41 (based on data from 15 hostels and guethouses).

The average price of a dorm bed in a hostel for 3 days in Los Angeles is $115.

The average hostel cost of a dorm bed for one week in Los Angeles is a remarkably economical $268, and the average hostel cost of a dorm bed for two weeks in Los Angeles is $536 (not including taxes and fees).


  • Dorm: 3 Days
    $115
  • Dorm: One Week
    $268
  • Dorm: Two Weeks
    $536
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How much should I pay to stay in a dorm bed at a hostel in Los Angeles?

You'll find the range of prices for dorm beds in hostels in Los Angeles (per night) displayed below. This chart shows the overall range of hostel dorm bed prices before taxes and fees. If you're trying to figure out how much you should pay for a reservation for a dorm bed, this graph breaks down the costs by price range to give you an idea of what to expect regarding prices in the area.



(All listed prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by HostelWorld. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

How much should I pay to stay in a private room at a hostel in Los Angeles?

You'll find the range of prices for private rooms in hostels, guesthouses, and other budget hotels in Los Angeles (per night) displayed below. This chart shows the overall range of hostel private room prices before taxes and fees. If you're trying to figure out how much you should pay for a reservation for a budget-friendly private room, this graph breaks down the costs by price range to give you an idea of what to expect regarding prices in the area.




Prices for the Best Hostels with Dorms in Los Angeles (Los Angeles's Top Rated Hostels by Guests)

Looking for the top hostel in Los Angeles? Below are the best hostels in Los Angeles with dorm beds according to guest reviews. When looking at the prices of the top 8 hostels (the top 25% based on guest ratings), the average price is surprisingly affordable at $44. Now you can find an amazing hostel in Los Angeles with your desired amenities in the best neighborhood for your next trip to this fantastic destination.

What are the best hostels with dorm beds in Los Angeles?

3909 W 6th Street
Overall Rating 100%
1631 Cosmo St
Overall Rating 97%
1447 South Burlington Ave
Overall Rating 97%
11 Brooks Ave Unit B
Overall Rating 96%

Prices for the Best Hostels with Private Rooms in Los Angeles

If you're searching for the best hostel with a private room in Los Angeles, below are the best hostels and guesthouses in Los Angeles with private rooms according to ratings and reviews by previous guests. When we look only at the top 5 hostels with private rooms (the top 25%), the average price is just $44 for a private room. So, you can combine the great vibe of a hostel or guesthouse with the privacy of your own room for your next trip.

What are the best hostels with private rooms in Los Angeles?

3909 W 6th Street
Overall Rating 100%
1436 2nd Street
Overall Rating 93%
1764 North Orange Drive
Overall Rating 93%
603 N
Overall Rating 90%

What are the best hostels under $20 in Los Angeles?

Need to save some cash? Here are the highest rated hostels under $20.

3909 W 6th Street
Overall Rating 100%
807 Flower St
Overall Rating 20%

Hostels in Los Angeles with Free Breakfast

It's always nice to wake up to a free breakfast, and these hostels and guesthouses provide one. It can be a good wayt to save money, too. At a hostel, breakfast is also a good time to meet up with other traveles to make plans for the day.

1436 2nd Street
Overall Rating 93%
603 N
Overall Rating 90%
6820 Hollywood Blvd
Overall Rating 89%
26 Pier Ave
Overall Rating 88%

Hostels in Los Angeles with a Pool

Everyone loves a pool, and these hostels deliver. A pool can add to the fun vibe of a hostel because it's a place where everyone gathers, so you can meet other travelers while you relax. The average price a hostel with a pool in Los Angeles is only $38. Check out these great options.

416 West 8th Street
Overall Rating 84%

Hostels in Los Angeles with a Restaurant

If you need a quick and convenient meal, having a restaurant or cafe located right in the hostel is always nice. These hostels and guesthouses offer a place to eat.

646 N Western Ave
Overall Rating 86%
416 West 8th Street
Overall Rating 84%

Hostels in Los Angeles with a Bar or Nightclub

Looking for a hostel with some nightlife? The hostels below have bars or nightclubs so you can meet up with other travelers and have a great time through the evening. The average price for a hostel with a bar or nightclub in Los Angeles is just $38. So, kick back and have a great time at one of these terrific options.

26 Pier Ave
Overall Rating 88%
416 West 8th Street
Overall Rating 84%
807 Flower St
Overall Rating 20%

Hostels in Los Angeles with a Kitchen

One of the biggest benefits to staying in a hostel is the ability to cook your own meals. This way you can save money, eat healthy, and travel longer on a cheaper budget. These hostels offer kitchens so you can cook. Also, the average price of a hostel with a kitchen in Los Angeles is $38.

1631 Cosmo St
Overall Rating 97%
11 Brooks Ave Unit B
Overall Rating 96%
1436 2nd Street
Overall Rating 93%
6820 Hollywood Blvd
Overall Rating 89%

Kid-Friendly Hostels in Los Angeles

Sometimes you need an affordable place to stay when traveling as a family with children, and hostels can be a fun and affordable option. Here are some terrific family-friendly hostels, so check them out when planning your next family adventure.

1515 Pacific Avenue
Overall Rating 84%

Hostels in Los Angeles with Laundry

If you're traveling for a longer period of time, then eventually you'll want to do some laundry. These hostels offer laundry machines, so plan ahead for your next trip.

3909 W 6th Street
Overall Rating 100%
1631 Cosmo St
Overall Rating 97%
11 Brooks Ave Unit B
Overall Rating 96%
1436 2nd Street
Overall Rating 93%

Hostels in Los Angeles with Air Conditioning

Air conditioning can be hit or miss, and depending on the local weather you might really need it. But if you do want it, the hostels below offer it, so hopefully you can sleep comfortably. The average price for a hostel with air conditioning is around $38.

3909 W 6th Street
Overall Rating 100%
1631 Cosmo St
Overall Rating 97%
1447 South Burlington Ave
Overall Rating 97%
11 Brooks Ave Unit B
Overall Rating 96%

What's Nearby

For more hostel prices in nearby destinations, see also San Francisco Hostel Prices, San Diego Hostel Prices, Las Vegas Hostel Prices, Portland Hostel Prices, and United States of America Hostel Prices.

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