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Banana Bungalows Hotel and Hostel Hollywood

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The Banana Bungalow Hollywood Hostel is a very popular international destination with a great location in the center of Los Angeles and Hollywood. It is an "oasis for backpackers" with all the amenities, activities and events that travelers truly want. A friendly staff, a fun international crowd to hang out with, cool rooms, lots of hip common space, a great vibe and atmosphere, a home base to meet new friends, plus daily events and activities that supply lots of fun for very cheap or even free. LA's coolest hotel and hostel!

We give travelers exactly what they are looking for at a hotel and hostel, FUN. You will have everything you need to enjoy your whole "LA Experience"! More Info

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Premium Private Rooms

A Queen bed alone, or a Queen and one Twin bed, or a Queen and two Twin beds in a bunk, plus a full kitchen, 32 inch TV with satellite, air conditioning and a private bathroom with bathtub and shower.

Budget Private Rooms

A Queen bed alone, or a Queen and one Twin bed, or a Queen and two Twin beds in a bunk, plus 32 inch TV with satellite, small refrigerator, microwave, air conditioning and private bathroom with a shower.

Traveler Dorm Rooms

Have six Twin beds with six people per room, or eight Twin beds with two rooms having four people per room, plus a full kitchen, 27 inch TV with satellite, lockers, air conditioning and a private bathroom with bathtub and shower.

Budget Traveler Dorm Rooms

Have six or eight Twin beds per room, lockers and a private bathroom with a shower.
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  • Hot Hollywood Location
  • Free Internet
  • Free Wireless
  • Free Breakfast
  • Parking Near Rooms, on a Limited and First Come Basis, $10 per day
  • Ample Street Parking as well
  • Free Coffee and Tea all day
  • Free Barbeques and Gatherings
  • Private Bath in Every Room and Dorm
  • Cheap Private Rooms
  • Kitchens in most Dorms and Rooms
  • Satellite TV w/ 100's of channels in all Rooms & most Dorms
  • Free Lockers in Every Dorm
  • Free Linens
  • Free Luggage Storage
  • Free Courtesy Phone, call anywhere in US for free
  • Fun Lounge with Dancing, Guest DJ's and Karaoke
  • Sidewalk Cafe Style Courtyard
  • Tiki Garden with Sunbathing, Music and Refreshments
  • Billiards, Basketball, Ping Pong, Foosball and Games
  • Big Screen Movie Rooms w/ 60" TVs & Surround Sound
  • Krazy Karaoke Night
  • Hollywood Hills self guided Hiking and Biking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Celebrity Tour
  • Los Angeles/ Hollywood City Tour
  • Limo Excursions and Tours
  • Party Bus Rides, see Hollywood in style!
  • Special Hollywood Club Access
  • Discounts on Tours and Shuttles including Disneyland, Magic Mountain, LA City and Universal Studios
  • LA's Best Thai Restaurant next door, $5 lunches & $10 Dinners
  • No Curfew and No Lockout
  • Discounted Weekly Rates
  • Free TV Show Tickets
  • ATM on premises
  • Cheap Car Rental companies available
  • Coin Laundry with Free Soap
  • Carpeted Cool Retro Design
  • Safe and Secure Building
  • Service Animals Welcome
  • Handicap Friendly, CASp Inspected
  • Super Clean with Housekeeping Everyday


The three main things when you are traveling as a backpacker are #1 The people that you meet, #2 The experiences that you have, and #3 the cool hotels and hostels that you stay at! We can deliver all three. We have many in house activities that will offer you the chance to meet some very interesting people from around the world, we have many great experiences, and you"ll be staying at the most popular hostels in LA. All this for very cheap or even free, as we also coordinate with our other Los Angeles hotel and hostel in West Hollywood so you will always have something to do. Often with lots of free food, DJ's and a cool social atmosphere. We also offer the following activities:
  • Free Social Nights - Lots of fun with a cool crowd of people, free refreshments, great music with guest DJ's, live bands on stage & lots of new friends.
  • Free Karaoke Night - Get up on stage and sing your heart out. Be a star for one night or clap for your friends as they belt it out.
  • Free Pub Crawl - We will escort you to some of the coolest clubs and bars right down the street in the hottest party zone of Hollywood and Los Angeles.
  • Party Bus Limo Rides - See Hollywood in style! Be treated like a movie star and cruise out to bars and clubs.
  • Billiards Tournaments - Compete with other people for the chance to be crowned the pool champion.
  • Ping Pong Tournaments - Play for fun or compete with other people from around the world, it's free!
  • Celebrity Tours - See the movie capital of the world up close and personal, ours is the best because we take you with other backpackers and don't stop at a bunch of other touristy hotels.
  • Free Movies - Watch hit movies on our big screen TVs with surround sound.
  • Free Breakfast - Sit in the Tiki garden & enjoy cereals, oatmeal, toast with peaunut butter, jellies & jams, coffee & tea all for free.
  • Free Soccer Matches - Represent your country on the soccer field. Play with other hostels and hostels in Los Angeles.
  • Free Basketball Matches - Show off your round ball skills. We have a basketball court right in our courtyard.
  • Free Foosball - Play as much as you want, foosball with one on one or a fun game of doubles with new friends from around the world.
  • Free Access to Clubs and Events - All dressed up and everywhere to go, hit clubs and events all over Hollywood, LA & the Sunset Strip.
  • Free Events at Other Hostels - Make new friends and go to events and activities at our other location in West Hollywood.
  • Game Night - Play fun games with other travelers in our cool social atmospere.
  • Hiking & Biking in "The Hills" - The Hollywood Sign, Runyon Canyon, Bronson Caves and Griffith Park all offer a great self guided hike or bike.

Banana Bungalows has a Great Location

We are right on Hollywood Boulevard in the heart of Hollywood with a view of the Hollywood sign from our courtyard. You will be walking distance from all the action of Hollywood and centrally located in Los Angeles, the hotel and hostel is close to the subway and bus stops to get around the "City of the Angels". We are a Cool Hollywood Motel that has been remodeled into a "colorful retro designed" LA hotel and hostel, and right down the street is all the action of Hollywood with restuarants, bars, clubs, theaters, shops and more, a very cool city to explore, yes! eat, drink, hang out and meet other cool people from around the world. Get Directions.

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