Overview of Hostel
Banana Bungalow West Hollywood can be found on the Melrose strip on the west side of Hollywood, bordering Beverly Hills.
Our super-clean hotel-style building has a cool design and is in a great location and features a Tiki courtyard, perfect for sunbathing.
We offer dorm rooms, each caterin
From Los Angeles International Airport (LAX):
By shuttle: Shuttles available outside luggage claim area.
By car: Take Century Blvd east for 1.5 miles. Make a left on La Cienega and head north for 9.6 miles. Make a right on Melrose Avenue and head east for 0.7 miles. Make a right on Fairfax then a right on Clinton and park in the basement. Our address is 603 N. Fairfax Avenue in West Hollywood on the corner of Fairfax and Clinton. If you hit Beverly, you went too far.
From Downtown Los Angeles Alameda Union Train Station:
By car: Take Alameda Street South for 0.1 miles. Get on the 101 Freeway north and go 3.8 miles. Get off on the Melrose Avenue exit and turn left, heading west for 3.7 miles. Make a left on Fairfax then a right on Clinton and park in the basement. If you hit Beverly Blvd, you went to far.
By metro: If you don't have a car, take the Metro (subway) to the Hollywood and Highland stop, then take the local bus #217 heading west on Hollywood Boulevard to Fairfax and Melrose. Then walk one block south to 603 N. Fairfax Avenue.
From the Downtown Los Angeles Greyhound Bus Station:
By car: Make aright onto 7th street and head west for 0.2 miles. Make a right on S. Alameda and head north for 1.4 miles. Get on the 101 Freeway going north for 5.5 miles. Take the Melrose Avenue exit and make a left, heading west for 2.5 miles. Make a left on Fairfax then a right on Clinton and park in the basement. If you hit Beverly Blvd, you went too far.
By metro: If you don't have a car, take the Metro to the Hollywood and Highland stop, then take the local bus #217 heading West on Hollywood Boulevard to Fairfax and Melrose. Then walk one block South to 603 N. Fairfax Avenue..
The Melrose area is a very special part of Los Angeles. It is located on the West side of Hollywood and borders Beverly Hills, you can walk to many of the great experiences that Hollywood has to offer plus you will be centrally located to access all the sights and sounds of LA. Melrose itself is a fantastic place to shop, eat, beautiful people watch and check out the latest worldwide trends in clothing, music, fashion and food, easily, safely and all on a traveler's budget.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Taxes are not included in listed prices. A 14% city and hotel tax are added at check in. Check in starts at 2 pm. Check out is 11 am. At check in, international guests must present a valid passport. US residents must present valid government issued identification (ie: drivers license, state id card, passport). Guests may also be asked to present proof of onward travel. Please do not reserve a dorm without proof of current travel or you will not be accepted at check-in, sorry. Please reserve a private room if you have no proof of travel. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a guardian. Guests under 16 permitted only in private rooms unless an entire dorm is rented. Couples must reserve two beds. We try to put people traveling together in the same dorm room, however, due to availability, there is a slight chance parties booking dorms will be in separate rooms. A valid VISA OR MASTERCARD DEBIT or CREDIT CARD IS REQUIRED to check in and the card must be in the name of the guest Published rates are for cash payments and include a five percent discount, other payment methods including debit or credit cards do not receive this discount. We have 48h cancellation policy. Thank you for staying with us !