Our location is based in the geographic center of Los Angeles and we are close to many attractions such as Hollywood/Sunset Blvd, Griffith Observatory, The Grove Shopping Center, Koreatown, Thai Town, Downtown LA, and many more! Conveniently located between Hollywood and Koreatown, Melrose Hostel has an 14-bed men's or 14-bed women's dorm, and three 10- or 12-bed mixed dorms with 5 separate restrooms and showers. We have a large common room where guests can watch TV, use computer and play games together! There are metro bus stops right in front of the hostel to help you reach your destination faster, or you can use ride-share to conveniently explore the LA area with ease! Backpackers visiting Los Angeles can easily find markets, shops, banks, restaurants, bars and cafes all within walking distance. Continental breakfast is served every morning to our guests! Our front desk staff will gladly help you plan out your day and reach your destination!
Property Name: Melrose Hostel
Address 1: 646 N Western Ave
City : Los Angeles - California
Postal Code : 90004
Phone: (213) 382-5600
- Baggage storage
- Concierge desk
- Photo copying service
- Free Breakfast
- Rooftop Patio
- Disney Plus
- Hair Dryer
- Ironing Board
- Amazon Prime Video
- Pool Table
- Common Area
- Cable TV
Check-In / Check-Out Policies
This property has the following check-in and check-out times and policies.
Check-In: 3:00 PM
Check-Out: 11:00 AM
Late Check-Out Hour: 12:00 PM
Late Check-out Fees: $ 5.00
Late check out (after 11:00 AM and before 12:00 PM) may result in a fee.
Property and Cancellation Policies :
Terms and Conditions
The following terms and conditions are set by Melrose Hostel to ensure the safety and comfort of every guest. By booking a reservation at Melrose Hostel, you (the guest) are agreeing to this contract.
Melrose Hostel reserves the right to refuse service to anyone
Arrivals and Departures - Check-in time is from 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM daily. Check-out time is at 11:00 AM daily. Any guest(s) checking out after 11:00 AM of the check-out day will be charged a $5 (cash only) late check-out fee (latest check-out time: 12:00 PM). Please make sure you and your belongings are out of the dormitory room and restrooms prior to check-out. All guest(s) checking-out must vacate the hostel premises including the common area by 11:00 AM. Guests must remove any belongings left inside the staff room before 7:00 PM on the day of checkout; otherwise, luggage storage fee will incur.
Cancellation Policy - If you wish to cancel or amend your reservation, you must notify us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org and/or by phone at +1 (213) 382-5600 48 hours in advance of 3:00 PM PST on your arrival date. If you notify us any less than 48 hours before your check in time on your arrival date, or in case of a no-show, you will be charged a cancellation fee amounting to the full price of your reservation. The 30% reservation deposit is non-refundable.
No Show - Failure to check-in by 11 PM or contact the hostel for late arrival will incur the cancellation fee and result in cancellation of the reservation
Maximum Length of Stay Period - 14 Nights/Calendar Year. Guests are not permitted to stay after this period.
Quiet Hours and Lights Off time is from 11:00 PM to 7:00 AM daily within the dormitories. Common area curfew is from 12:00 AM to 7:00 AM daily as a courtesy to other guests.
Identification Requirements - All guests checking in must show valid photo identification with you (i.e. passport, government-issued I.D. card, or driver’s license). All ID must have the guest’s Picture, Date of Birth, Current Address, Issue Date, and Expiration Date. All valid ID must not be expired. All guests must be at least 18 years of age.
Proof of Onward Travel: Melrose Hostel does not accommodate local residents living within the greater Los Angeles area (100 miles radius). Guests must be able to provide proof of onward travel upon request. Melrose Hostel reserves the right to refuse service to anyone who cannot provide proof of onward travel.
Access Code - Melrose Hostel will provide guests with access codes to the front entrance of the hostel, as well as access codes for the Dormitory Room. Guests are not permitted to share this code or open the entrance and/or dormitory code for anyone. Any guest(s) who allows a non-guest to stay in Melrose Hostel premises will be charged for the non-guest’s stay as a penalty. In addition, both the guest(s) and non-guest(s) must leave the premises and will not be refunded.
Towel - Guests will be given a towel during check-in for the duration of their stay. If you wish to change your provided towel, Melrose Hostel may replace your used towel for a new towel after 2 nights of stay, free of charge. All guests must return their provided towels from Melrose Hostel during check-out. Provided towels must remain on Melrose Hostel premises. If the provided towel is not returned at the time of check-out, Melrose Hostel reserves the right to charge guest(s) $10 for the cost of the towel.
Beds - During check-in, guest(s) are allowed to select their bunk bed on a first come first serve basis. However, switching bunk bed assignments is permitted upon availability once the guest informs a Melrose Hostel front desk staff. Bed switching will incur a $5 housekeeping fee (cash only).
Guest Behavior - The comfort and safety of all guests is critical to Melrose Hostel and staff. Any guest(s) who is determined by our staff to be compromising the comfort or safety of other guests, staff, or local residents (through noise, odor, poor personal hygiene, theft, harassment, aggressive behaviors, intoxication, etc.) will be asked to leave the hostel premises and will not be refunded. Belongings must not take up excessive space and cause discomfort to others. Guests must be fully clothed within the common areas and dormitories. Guests are only permitted to their own assigned dormitories.
No Smoking indoors - Smoking is not permitted anywhere inside the building. Smoking is only permitted in the designated smoking area at Melrose Hostel. Any guest(s) found smoking inside the building must leave the premises immediately and will not be refunded for the remainder of the reservation.
No Drugs or Excessive Alcohol Consumption - Drug (marijuana, ecstasy, cocaine, heroin, Xanax, etc.) use in our hostel is forbidden and illegal. Any guest(s) found using drugs within the building must leave the premises and will also be reported to the local law enforcement. No alcohol content over 12% ABV is allowed on the premises and will be confiscated by staff members. Any guest(s) who is deemed to be excessively intoxicated by a staff member will be asked to leave the premises. Refunds will not be issued if any of these rules are violated.
Personal Property - Melrose Hostel is not responsible or liable for loss, theft or damage to any personal property within the Melrose Hostel property. Guests may use the provided lockers within the assigned dormitories upon availability. Locks are not provided but sold at the front desk ($5 cash only). It is the guest’s responsibility to ensure that their personal belongings are secure at all times. ***ANY ITEMS LEFT IN THE SHOWERS, RESTROOMS, AND/OR REFRIGERATOR WILL BE DISPOSED OF DURING THE DAILY HOUSEKEEPING HOURS. PLEASE MAKE SURE TO TAKE YOUR BELONGINGS WITH YOU.***
Luggage Storage - Guests who are checking in or checking out may leave their luggage in the storage, free of charge, until the official check-in time 3PM or 10PM of the check-out day. Guest must remove any belongings left inside the storage room by 10PM of the check-out day; otherwise, the luggage storage fee will be incurred. Melrose Hostel is not responsible or liable for the loss, theft, or damage to items stored in the storage room as a free service. Any unclaimed items will be disposed of. Extended luggage storage service is available upon request. Inquire about the rate, condition, and availability with the front desk receptionist.
Damage to Melrose Hostel Property - Guests must reimburse Melrose Hostel for any damage caused to any property owned by Melrose Hostel. Melrose Hostel reserves the right to charge the guest for any damages to the property caused by the guest. The amount charged will be decided by Melrose Hostel.
Liability - Melrose Hostel is not responsible for personal injury as a result of the behavior of any guests.
Guest Information - Melrose Hostel may store and use information provided by the guest(s) and/or travel agency; however, this information will not be disclosed for the purpose of promoting the business or to the benefit of any third party solicitation.
Sale - ***ALL SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES.*** All reservations must be paid in full at check-in. All phone reservations must be paid in full at the time of booking. All requests, cancellations, and amendments to the reservation must be made 48 hours prior to the check-in date/time (3:00 PM daily). Any cancellation and/or amendments within 48 hours of check-in time will not be refunded. The booking deposit is non-refundable. All credit/debit cards used during the time of payment must match the valid ID of the guest(s).
Rates - The advertised are discounted cash rates and do not include the 14% Los Angeles Transient Occupancy Tax and 3% Card Processing Fee
Errors and Amendments - Melrose Hostel reserves the right to amend rates, web page, order acknowledgment, invoice, and other documents issued by Melrose Hostel without liability.
Melrose Hostel: 646 N. Western Ave 2nd Floor, Los Angeles CA 90004 (last update: January 6th, 2020)