Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Melrose Hostel was established in 2017 with the vision of creating a warm and budget-friendly base from which travelers can experience Los Angeles in elevated comfort, safety, and cleanliness. Located in its geographic center, our hostel is at a convenient distance from different attractions and neighborhoods, including Hollywood, Koreatown, Downtown Los Angeles, the Walk of Fame, The Grove Farmer’s Market, Paramount Studios, and more! Two bus stops found directly outside and across the street connect visitors to the city’s sprawling public transportation system.

Our broad range of offerings include computers for guest use, TV with multiple streaming services, a newly renovated kitchen, pool table, filtered water dispenser, in-room lockers and air purifiers, and the highlight of our hostel, a rooftop patio boasting a view of the Hollywood sign.

In light of recent circumstances, we have adapted our policies and procedures in accordance with recommendations by public health professionals.

- Facial coverings are mandatory within the common areas and all guests and staff are expected to practice social distancing (staying a minimum of 6 feet/2 meters apart).
- Guests checking in are subject to a no-contact temperature screening conducted by staff.
- Towels may be purchased for individual use and will no longer be available for loan.
- The continental breakfast buffet has been replaced with a newly renovated kitchen equipped with a stove.
- Frequency of housekeeping has been increased to twice daily. Computers, pool equipment, and other amenities are sanitized and cleaned after each use.
- Sanitizer is abundantly available throughout the premises.
- A shield has been between installed at the reception desk.
- The card processing fee has been removed to promote no-contact card transactions. Transactions which were previously cash-only may now be made by credit/debit card.

Having always upheld a commitment to principled, responsible hospitality, we are proud to offer service that is ever-evolving.

Included Amenities:
- Air-Conditioned/Heated Rooms
- Personal Power Outlet/LED Light/Storage Basket
- Sanitizer
- In-room lockers (locks available separately for purchase)
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free document printing (up to 2 pages)
- Computer access
- TV with Netflix/Amazon Prime Video/HBO
- Filtered hot/cold water dispenser
- Free luggage storage (during staff hours only)
- Hair dryers
- Rooftop balcony/patio
- Discounts at nearby restaurants View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.6

  • Security 9.6

  • Location 9.6

  • Staff 10.0

  • Atmosphere 8.8

  • Cleanliness 10.0

  • Facilities 10.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    18 Apr 2021
    They actually take Cov 19 seriously and clean 2 times per day. The location is excellent and the staff is polite. Only thing missing is a pool. Wait they have a pool table , does that count? Lol
    Cameroon, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    16 Mar 2021
    Staff very friendly/professional. Good area, in the heart of Hollywood and Major Studios. ... The area could really use parking garage... that is not the fault of the Hostel... just that parking in Hollywood sucks.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    28 Feb 2020
    My, oh my! Like my books from the library, this review is LONG overdue!😄 All I can say is that I loved every part of my trip in LA, including my stay at the hostel. The other guests were we're very nice, as well as the staff and I loved the location of the hostel, which conveniently met all of my needs (there was even a Bank of America branch not too far from the hostel where I was able to do my important transactions and there was even security! I've never felt so safe before!). I had a blast!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    26 Feb 2020
    Melrose Hostel is and will always be my first LA home, the roof terrace is a magic space, if you’re an artist of any form, looking to see what Los Angeles is all about, the Melrose is a great starting point. The location is great for buses and navigating yourself by being just off of such a prominent hollywood street. The guys working there are a great little family. I respect and love this hostel a lot. I’ll be back to sing and write on the terrace! Big love Melrose ❤️
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 8.6


    28 Feb 2020
    Nice room, with plenty of restrooms and showers. Really helpful staff and good breakfast. Noisy in the front rooms.
    Brazil, Male, 31-40
  • 8.0


    09 Feb 2020
    Good place. The staff were very lovely and helpful, they did all they could to help people. Towels and soap provided which was nice. Breakfast was okay, very sugary. Would love some healthier options I.e oats, eggs maybe. Also far too much plastic used at brekky, would love to see reusable bows and spoons and mugs.
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    15 Feb 2020
    Good value for money. Free breakfast is decent. There is wifi throughout the hostel. Not much of a social atmosphere when I stayed. Only two showers shared by everyone but they were kept pretty clean. It is about 30 minutes walk to the metro station or you can catch a bus just outside. Keypad access tot he front door and dorm with lockers inside.
    Ireland, Male, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    09 Mar 2020
    Only stayed here for a night in between destinations. Everything seemed alright. Good breakfast spread.
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 4.3


    12 Feb 2020
    I purchased this for three nights and only stayed one night. I was in a mixed dorm and there were no curtains hanging from beds for privacy. It was pretty uncomfortable to be honest. The guest that stayed didn’t clean after themselves, my sheets smelled like cheese, bathrooms were always dirty, s***y parking (I’ll let that slide though), overall... weird vibe.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 3.4


    13 Feb 2020
    I stayed two nights at this hostel. I missed some more information upon arrival, maps, general tips or even some tours organised by the hostel. The staff at the reception was not very friendly and seemed a bit lazy to provide with any sort of information. The rooms are okay but a bit noisy with the traffic. The distances in LA are quite big and there is not much so see in this area so you will probably have to take a bus or an uber to go to Hollywood or downtown. Breakfast was good.
    Spain, Female, 25-30
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  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
  • Board Games
  • Pool Table
  • Wi-Fi