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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 Nature in the fabulous state park system. Check out these local favorites: Natural Bridges State Park for monarch butterflies and tidepools and Henry Cowell and Big Basin Redwood forest.
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.
Cook a hearty meal in our large fully stocked kitchen with shelves stocked weekly of free grocery items. Discuss travel plans with other guests over a fresh cup of free coffee. Create lasting friendships during weekly hostel activities for guests. Keep in touch with loved ones at our onsite internet kiosk. Park your car for the low fee of only $2.00/day(free October 1st - May 14th). Access loads of info about Santa Cruz from our friendly staff and travel binders & bulletin boards.
HI-Santa Cruz Hostel Policies & Conditions:
Cancellation policy: 48 hours before arrival.
Check in from 17:00 to 21:00 .
Check out before 11:00 .
Payment upon arrival by credit cards (Visa, Mastercard), debit cards (with Visa or Mastercard logo).
This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival.
Breakfast not included.
Reception: 8am - 11am, 5pm - 10pm.
Hostel closes from 11am - 5pm daily (city park rules).
We are part of HI USA, so we have a $3.00 fee added to non members which will be charged upon arrival.