California Dreams Hostel is a fun, friendly hostel that caters to independent travelers looking to explore Southern California and experience the beautiful city of San Diego on the shores of the Pacific Ocean.
Our staff works hard to make our hostel a warm and welcoming place for our guest, providing the best experience possible, so that you can find a home away from home and make some unforgettable experiences. Staying with us is an opportunity to meet like-minded travelers from all over the world, make new friends, and experience San Diego like a local - the nightlife, the beaches, the history and the food!
Our hostel is located in a convenient spot, only a 40 seconds walk from the beach, between the restaurants and nightlife, with easy access to public transportation. Perfect for travelers looking to chill in a beautiful location, surrounded by friendly people and good food.
Property Name: California Dreams Hostel - Pacific Beach
Street Address: 743 Emerald Street
City : San Diego - California
Postal Code : 92109
Contact Name: Manager
Phone: +1 619 832 1127
- ATM on site
- Baggage storage
- Gift shop
- Laundry service
- Photocopying services
- Accessible Parking
- Air conditioning
- Beach chairs / loungers
- Beach umbrellas
- Bicycle rental
- Board games / puzzles
- Breakfast, Continental
- Breakfast, free
- Carbon monoxide detector
- Coffee Shop
- Common areas disinfected daily
- Daily Housekeeping
- Designated smoking area
- Facilities for disabled guests
- Fire extinguishers
- First aid kits
- Golf course within 3.5 km / 2 mi
- Guest parking
- Non-smoking rooms
- Outdoor furniture
- Property has wheelchair access
- Security alarm
- Shared kitchen
- Shared lounge / TV area
- Smoke alarms
- Surfing lessons
- Toilet with grab rails
- Vending machine (drinks)
This property has the following check-in and check-out times and policies:
Check-In: 2:00 PM
Check-Out: 11:00 AM
Property and Cancelation Policies :
Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior to 2:00 PM on your scheduled arrival date in order to avoid a cancellation fee. Changes to booking(s) cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability. Guests who miss their reservation date or cancel with less than 48 hours notice will not be refunded for their first 2 nights of stay (when applicable).
Terms and Conditions
All guests must present a valid government-issued ID at check-in. If you are from the USA then we require a valid driver’s license or state ID. If US residents choose to provide a passport instead of a driver’s license then they will be asked to provide proof of residency outside of San Diego and/or proof of ongoing travel.
No outside guest are allowed on the property at any time. Guest are not allowed into each other’s rooms, shared dorm rooms or private. If you are in a private room and have an additional guest joining you then they must check-in with the front desk (they must also present a valid ID from outside of San Diego County).
We are not allowed to host any San Diego residents.
If you anticipate arriving after midnight, please contact Front Desk as soon as possible, so we can make arrangements to accommodate your request.
We can accommodate guest luggage complimentary in a secure location until the guest bed or room is ready.
We require all guests to be 18 years old or over to stay at any Dormitory room in the Hostel.
A valid debit/credit card under the name of the guest, with funds in it for liability and damage, is required to make a reservation.
The debit/credit card must match the name on the reservation.
We accept most major credit cards.
Note: American Express is not accepted.
Credit card authorization forms are not accepted as a method of payment.
MAXIMUM LENGTH OF STAY
Dorm Rooms — guests can stay for a maximum of 14 consecutive nights in calendar year for all of our locations combined.
Private Rooms — guests can stay for a maximum of 21 consecutive nights in a calendar year for all of our locations combined.
Smoking is strictly prohibited in all rooms and public areas of the Hostel, including corridors, lounge, and lobby.
No pets or emotional support animals are allowed in the hostel.
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
All registered guests release liability for the use of photos that they are pictured in. The Hostel randomly takes photos of our guests having a great time and uses these photos for social media and marketing purposes. If you do not wish to be featured in these photos, please, let the cameraman know.
Guests acknowledge and consent to the use of security cameras. Security cameras with video and audio recording have been installed in all of our indoor and outdoor common areas to monitor the grounds for safety and security.
California Dreams Hostel does not accept responsibility whatsoever for theft from the Hostel premises or from rooms in the Hostel. The Hostel does not assume liability for any injuries occurred while staying at our property.
DAMAGES TO OR REMOVAL OF HOSTEL PROPERTY
Guests will be responsible for any damages caused to the Hostel room or any furnishings, fittings and equipment therein by any act or omission of the Guest or his/her invitees. Should this damage come to light after the guest has departed, California Dreams Hostel reserves the right to make a charge to the Guest's credit or debit card. Things such as puke and urine are considered damages with a minimum (but not limited to) $50 charge per incident. Misbehavior, such as sexual and verbal harassment, level of volume and aggression, fight and racial profiling towards staff and other guests is also considered part of the incidental fee.
In case any guest is required to leave the Hostel for not respecting the house's rules, the remaining of the stay is not eligible for a refund.
Rates are subject to change. Rates may increase during holidays, special events, and other high-demand dates. Rates in dorms are per person per bed.
Taxes are not included in room rates. A 10.5% (USD) Transient Occupancy Tax will be added to the cost of your reservation.
Legitimate service animals are allowed to check-in with you but must be kept on a leash at all times. They must also remain with their owner at all times. Service animals who are out of control or that are not housebroken, this includes being aggressive towards other guests or being off-leash in any instance or who are left alone in the room, will be asked to leave. If the service animal causes any damage, the handler will be charged for the damage. Staff members will not supervise or provide care for a service animal.
California Dreams Hostel is a private business and is allowed by law to refuse service to any customer or patron.