HI-Santa Cruz Hostel

321 Main Street, Santa Cruz

visited 275 times from 19.80 €

HI-Santa Cruz Hostel


Overview of Hostel

Sleep peacefully at HI-Santa Cruz Hostel with free linens and bedding and a hostel tradition of 11pm quiet hours (you can also ask our staff for free earplugs, just in case.) Stay fresh and clean with our onsite laundry facilities. Store your luggage, bike, or surfboard for free.

Get back to Natu

From Nights People


•By Bus:
Take #7 Bus to Second Street and Main. Walk 1/2 block up Main and hostel is on the left. (Check schedule for times)
•By Foot
10-15 minute walk. Turn down Pacific Ave towards the ocean; Pacific Ave and Front Street merge; cross over and walk up Front St Hill. At top of hill (3rd Street), turn left and walk 1 block to turn right on Main St. Hostel is 1/2 block down on right.

•By Taxi:
Call Yellowcab. $6 for 3 minute ride

From San Jose Airport:

•By Public Transit:
Take the Airport Flyer Free Shuttle (also called the VTA Route 10 Bus) to the Santa Clara Caltrain Station. Board going south and disembark at the San Jose Diridon/Calhill St. Station ($2.25.) Outside station, take the Amtrak Bus/Highway 17 Express Line to Main Bus Station in Downtown Santa Cruz ($4- pay driver.) Travel Time: 1.5 hours if connections made.

•By Greyhound
By Greyhound: There is no direct shuttle or bus from the airport to the Greyhound Station (4 miles away). Taxi service is available. Check Greyhound for schedules.

•By Shuttle:
Call the Santa Cruz Airporter for reservations.
From San Francisco Airport:

•By Public Transit:
Please visit the following sites for trip-planning info. Plan on $10-15 one way from SFO to Santa Cruz Metro Station and 1.5hrs-2.5hrs for travel time.

•By Greyhound
Take the BART rail to Embarcadero Station ($4.70). Turn right on Mission Street (.1 mile) and arrive at 425 Mission, Greyhound Transbay Station. From here, take Greyhound to Downtown Santa Cruz Main Bus Station ($11.) Greyhound also provides two daily departures from SFO to Greyhound Transbay Station.

•By Shuttle:
Call the Santa Cruz Airporter for reservations.

By Car From All Highways:
•Take the Ocean Street Exit and follow Ocean St. until it ends. Turn right on San Lorenzo Blvd., then left on Riverside. Take an immediate right onto 3rd Street. Follow 3rd St. uphill, then turn left on Main Street. Hostel is 1/2 block down on right. Street parking available on Main Oct. 1-May 14. Starting May 15-Sept. 30 all cars must park at meters on Second St., Main, or Front St. Hill. Purchase $2.00 daily permits at check in for these meters. Parking is not guaranteed and is open to the public. Public transportation is encouraged!.

Located near

?Sandy beaches and volleyball courts ?Prime surf spots of Cowell?s and Steamer Lane ?Beach Boardwalk Amusement Park ?Municipal Wharf, where you can fish, bark with sea lions, eat fresh crab, ride a boat, shop. ?Surfing Museum ?West Cliff Drive, awesome walking and bike paths that line the Pacific Ocean ?Eat at a variety of cafes and restaurants for every wallet and palate ?Shop eclectic mix of local boutiques

Conditions & Policy

Child Friendly

HI-Santa Cruz Hostel Policies & Conditions: Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival. Check in 13:00 to 21:00 . Check out 11:00 . Payment upon arrival by credit card or cash This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival. Taxes included. Breakfast not included. General: Reception: 8 am - 10 pm Child friendly. Non smoking. A Hostelling International non-member fee or $3 is collected at check in.