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    Report On The Hostel Scene from San Diego Report On The Hostel Scene from San Diego Presentation Transcript

    • San  Francisco   Hollywood  
    • San  Diego  
    • Where  in  the   world  is    San  Diego?  
    • Where  in  the   world  is     San  Diego?  0  120  miles  south  of  Los  Angeles  0  1  ½  hour  flight  to  San  Francisco  0  20  miles  north  of  Tijuana,  Mexico  
    • What’s  so  special  about    San  Diego?  0  Birthplace  of  California  0  Second  largest  city  in  CA  0  8th  largest  city  in  USA  0  Most  southern  major  city  in  CA  0  1.3  million  residents  0  29.8  million  annual  county  visitors  0  10  million  Gaslamp  visitors  0  Average  daily  temp  70F/21C  0  Can  ski,  swim  and  visit  desert  in   one  day  
    • SAN  DIEGO   TOURISM  0  70  miles  of  beaches  0  Surfing  lessons  
    • SAN  DIEGO   TOURISM  0  70  miles  of  beaches  0  Surfing  lessons  0  Sea  World  0  San  Diego  Zoo  and  Wildlife  parks  
    • SAN  DIEGO   TOURISM  0  70  miles  of  beaches  0  Surfing  lessons  0  Sea  World  0  San  Diego  Zoo  and  Wildlife  parks  0  Skydiving  0  Coronado  Island  
    • SAN  DIEGO   TOURISM  0  70  miles  of  beaches  0  Surfing  lessons  0  Sea  World  0  San  Diego  Zoo  and  Wildlife   parks  0  Skydiving  0  Coronado  Island  0  Midway  Naval  Museum  0  Balboa  Park  
    • SAN  DIEGO   TOURISM  0  70  miles  of  beaches  0  Surfing  lessons  0  Sea  World  0  San  Diego  Zoo  and  Wildlife  parks  0  Skydiving  0  Coronado  Island  0  Midway  Naval  Museum  0  Balboa  Park  0  Wine  Country  0  Tijuana,  Mexico  
    • SAN  DIEGO   TOURISM  0  70  miles  of  beaches  0  Surfing  lessons  0  Sea  World  0  San  Diego  Zoo  and  Wildlife  parks  0  Skydiving  0  Coronado  Island  0  Midway  Naval  Museum  0  Balboa  Park  0  Wine  Country  0  Tijuana,  Mexico  0  Harbor  Cruises  0  Whale  Watching  
    • SAN  DIEGO   EVENTS  0  Mardi  Gras  Parade  0  Rock  and  Roll  Marathon  
    • SAN  DIEGO   EVENTS  0  Mardi  Gras  Parade  0  Rock  and  Roll  Marathon  0  Jazz  Fest  0  Halloween  Monster  Bash  
    • SAN  DIEGO   EVENTS  0  Mardi  Gras  Parade  0  Rock  and  Roll  Marathon  0  Jazz  Fest  0  Halloween  Monster  Bash  0  Comic  Con  
    • San  Diego    competitive  overview  
    • San  Diego     competitive  overview            Banana  Bungalow          Ocean  Beach  Internaonal          HI  –  Point  Loma  ü  Directly  on  the  beach   ü  Couple  of  blocks  to  beach   ü  15  min  walk  to  beach  ü  Fun,  party  locaon   ü  Laid  back  atmosphere   ü  Home-­‐like  feeling  ü  70  beds   ü  120  beds   ü  53  beds  ü  $22  -­‐  $37  for  dorm  beds   ü  $20  -­‐  $35  for  dorm  beds   ü  $19  -­‐  $24  dorm  beds  ü  20  min  drive  to   ü  15  min  drive  to  downtown   downtown  
    • San  Diego     competitive  overview                    AAE  –  500  West                Lucky  D’s              HI  –  Downtown  ü  In  business  district   ü  Newer  hostel  in  town   ü  Diverse  atmosphere  ü  Former  YMCA   ü  Social  atmosphere   ü  155  beds  ü  259  rooms  most  private   ü  120  beds   ü  $25  -­‐  $40  dorm  beds  ü  $22  -­‐  $30  for  dorm  beds   ü  $22  -­‐  $28  for  dorm  beds   ü  In  middle  of  Gaslamp  ü  15  walk  to  Gaslamp   ü  2  blocks  from  Gaslamp  
    • San  Diego        hostel  challenges  0  Strangely  –  seasonal  market  0  Not  travelers  first  choice  stop  0  Lack  of  internaonal  exposure  0  Decreased  Mexico  travel  0  Americans  sll  learning  about   hostels  0  Unfamiliar  with  atmosphere  0  Underesmang  value  0  Too  many  hostels/some  illegal  
    • San  Diego  hostel  regulation  0  Transient  cerficate  required   0  Annual  fire  inspecon    0  Business  license  required  :   0  Register  for:   0  Zoning     0  Business  taxes   0  Fire  inspecon   0  Hotel  taxes   0  Building  inspecon   0  Neighborhood  compliance   0  Police   0  Health  inspecon  0  Unemployment  Insurance  0  Workman’s  Comp  insurance  
    • USA  Hostels     San  Diego  0  1887  historic  building  0  In  heart  of  historic  Gaslamp   area,  formerly  the  Sngaree   Red  Light  district  0  Former    brothel  and  children’s   home  0  In  business  17  years  0  Reputed  to  be  haunted                              (5  ghosts!)  
    • USA  Hostels  San  Diego   0  A  look  at  our  personality…  
    • USA  Hostels     San  Diego  0  100  beds  summer  /  76  winter  0  4-­‐  and  6-­‐bed  dorms  0  Up  to  8  private  rooms  with   twins,  doubles  and  lol  0  All  shared  baths  0  Dorm  rates  from  $25  -­‐  $32  0  Private  rooms  from  $60  -­‐  $72  
    • USA  Hostels     San  Diego  0  ‘Hippie-­‐hacienda’      0  Funky  artwork  0  Lounge  0  Common  kitchen  0  Internet  room  0  Lockers  with  power  points  0  Free  pancakes/oatmeal/  toast/ coffee/tea/orange  drink  
    • USA  Hostels     San  Diego  0  Voted  #1  hostel  in  USA  2009  0  Consistently  top-­‐ranked                 San  Diego  hostel  0  Known  for  fun  staff  0  Daily  free  acvies  0  Original  Tijuana  ‘tour’  
    • Newest  Amenity  Exclusively-­‐designed  ‘privacy  pods’