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1 room, 2 adults

RK Hostel San Diego

1.5-star1.5 stars
642 W. Hawthorn St., San Diego, CA, 92101, United States of America

City-center hostel within easy reach of Balboa Park
  • Free on-the-go breakfast and free WiFi
Decent vibe
Service is adequate
Amenities are not the best
Food could be better

RK Hostel San Diego

from A$108
  • Basic Room (4 Beds)
  • Basic Room, Private Bathroom (Female Dorm 6 Beds)
  • Basic Room (2 Beds)
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Basic Room, Private Bathroom (Male Dorm 6 Beds)
  • Single Room (1 twin Bed)
  • Deluxe Room

What’s around RK Hostel San Diego


  • In Little Italy
  • Balboa Park - 11 min walk
  • B Street Cruise Ship Terminal - 17 min walk
  • Port of San Diego - 17 min walk
  • USS Midway Museum - 21 min walk
  • Seaport Village - 26 min walk
  • San Diego Convention Center - 29 min walk
  • San Diego Zoo - 34 min walk

Getting around

  • San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 3 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) - 10 min drive
  • General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl. Airport (TIJ) - 26 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field) - 20 min drive
  • Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar) - 36 min drive
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot - 15 min walk
  • San Diego-Old Town Transit Center - 7 min drive
  • San Diego Coaster Sorrento Valley Station - 15 min drive
  • County Center - Little Italy Station - 9 min walk
  • America Plaza Trolley Station - 14 min walk
  • Middletown Station - 19 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 12 rooms


  • Check-in time 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (18 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • No alcohol served onsite
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Free on-the-go breakfast daily
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Working away
  • Computer station
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Picnic area
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

RK Hostel San Diego’s small print

Also known as

  • RK Hostel San Diego
  • RK Hostel
  • RK San Diego
  • RK Hostel San Diego San Diego
  • RK Hostel San Diego Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • RK Hostel San Diego Hostel/Backpacker accommodation San Diego


This property does not have elevators.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

Deposit: USD 10.00 per stay

  • Resort fee: 10.5 percent of room rate

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 10 (subject to availability)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for RK Hostel San Diego

  • Does RK Hostel San Diego offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, RK Hostel San Diego does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at RK Hostel San Diego?
    Sorry, there's no parking at RK Hostel San Diego.
  • Are pets allowed at RK Hostel San Diego?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at RK Hostel San Diego?
    You can check in from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of USD 10 (subject to availability).
  • Are there restaurants at or near RK Hostel San Diego?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Starbucks (1-min walk), Puerto La Boca Argentinian (2-min walk), and Grab & Go Subs (2-min walk).

RK Hostel San Diego

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