Overview of Hostel
Tide pools, redwoods, elephant seals, gray whales, hiking, biking, and the famous cliff-side hot tub await you at HI-Pigeon Point Lighthouse! Perched atop a cliff on the site of a 115-foot-tall, working lighthouse, HI-Pigeon Point is one of the top-customer-rated HI hostels in the world. Just 50 mil
The hostel is located just off Highway 1, about 55 miles south of San Francisco and 25 miles north of Santa Cruz. The lighthouse is easily visible from Highway 1 -- you can't miss us!
Free parking is available at the hostel on a first-come first-served basis.
USING PUBLIC TRANSIT:
Public transit is not currently available to HI-Pigeon Point Lighthouse. Limited transit from the San Francisco area is available to Pescadero, 7 miles north of the hostel. Check samtrans.com for info. There are no local taxis.
FROM THE AIRPORT:
From San Francisco International Airport take Highway 380 West to Highway 280 South to Highway 92 West to the town of Half Moon Bay. Drive south for 20 miles on Highway 1 to Pigeon Point Road. The lighthouse is easily visible from Highway 1 -- you can't miss us!
From San Jose International Airport take Highway 880 South to Highway 84 West to Highway 1 South, and follow Highway 1 for 10 miles..
Pigeon Point Light Station State Historic Park, Ano Nuevo State Reserve, Butano State Park, Pescadero, Pescadero Marsh, Bean Hollow State Beach, Gazo Creek State Beach
Conditions & Policy
Check-in is 3:30 to 10:30 PM Sharp. Check-out is 7:30 to 11:00 AM.