Banana Bungalow West Hollywood
Address603 N Fairfax Ave Los AngelesSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
This convivial hostel puts the 'mod' in modern. The bold retro decor and its location near LA's epicenter of youthful hipness make it a standout. All rooms have a private bathroom; some of the good-sized private rooms even have balconies.
Carpeted, co-ed dorms sleep six in full-size beds and have lockers, while decent private rooms come with TV. High-speed internet, self-service laundry, free luggage storage and limited LAX shuttle services are available. Hook up with other travelers over free breakfast, in the satellite TV and movie lounge, the café, on the outdoor courtyard patio perfect for striking up conversations (not to mention feasting on barbecues), and on karaoke nights or pub crawls. Inquire about discounted tours to major attractions, including Universal Studios, Disneyland and LA nightclubs. Free underground parking is a bonus. Although the hostel is in West Hollywood, it's a fair distance to the Boystown gay district.
Our independent authors have visited Banana Bungalow West Hollywood and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in West Hollywood.
Description provided by property
Banana Bungalow West Hollywood can be found on the Melrose strip on the west side of Hollywood, bordering Beverly Hills.
Our super-clean hotel-style building has a cool design and is in a great location and features a Tiki courtyard, perfect for sunbathing.
We offer dorm rooms, each catering for up to six people. Private ensuite bathrooms are in every room. Rates include free linens.
Stay in touch with those from home using our Internet connection and free Wi-Fi.
Relax and get to know your fellow travellers (a fun international crowd) at our regular free BBQs and gatherings – there’s also a kitchen available where you can cook a meal after a day's sightseeing. Movie nights are also run frequently at the hostel.
We have free breakfast, free coffee and tea, free parking and more.
Our friendly staff organise many activities including pub crawls, poker nights, canyon tours and karaoke nights to ensure you have an enjoyable stay and get to know your fellow travellers.
We also offer discounted tours and a shuttle to Disneyland, Six Flags, Magic Mountain, L.A./Hollywood City Tour, Venice Beach, Knott's Berry Farm, stars’ homes and Sea World.
Car rental is also available - please enquire at reception.
Services & facilities
- Fitness Centre
- Bicycle Parking
- Free Parking
- Free Breakfast
- Board games
- Book Exchange
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Games Room
- Pool Table
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Towels Included
- Washing machine
- Outdoor Terrace
- 24 Hour Security
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meals available
Bureau de Change/ATM
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Internet Access
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