HI LA/Santa Monica, Los Angeles

A good option and one of many for groups on a budget, the hostel features 260 beds on four floors with a member's kitchen, movie room, game room, computer centre, library, laundry facilities and television room.

There is easy access to Venice, Malibu, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, UCLA and downtown Los Angeles. A tour operator services the hostel, with daily excursions to Disneyland Resort, Universal Studios, and all the area's famed attractions. Students are accommodated in multi bedded dorm style rooms with shared facilities and leaders in singles or twins subject to availability.

Contact our L.A educational school and college trip experts at FHT Group Tours today and we will be glad to book the HI for your group, whether art & design, Theatre & performing arts, Media & Film studies or Art and Design students.


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Dolby Theater Tour

Formerly the Kodak Theater, you can take your group on a guided tour and experience all of the renowned elegance and celebrity glamour that the Home of the Oscars has to offer! During your guided study tour you will be able to see an Oscar® statuette, visit the Dolby Lounge and other exclusive celebrity hot spots, as well as view images from previous Academy Awards® ceremonies. Inspired by the elegance of a European read more ...

Grauman's Chinese Theater

Now renamed the TCL Chinese Theatre, Grauman's is an icon on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The theatre first opened May 18, 1927, with the premiere of Cecil B. DeMille's film The King of Kings. It has since been home to many premieres, including the 1977 launch of Star Wars as well as three Academy Awards ceremonies. Among the most distinctive and memorable features are the concrete blocks set in the forecourt, which be read more ...

Hollywood/LA sightseeing Tours

Take your student group on a fascinating Movie Stars' Homes Tour in Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Bel-Air and Los Angeles as well as driving up to the Hollywood Sign, Walk of Fame, West Hollywood's glittering Sunset Strip and Beverly Hills's Rodeo Drive, courtesy of Hollywood Starline Tours. Contact our Los Angeles student media & film trips experts at FHT Group Tours  for a range of options that will add glitz a read more ...

John Paul Getty Center

The Getty Center in Los Angeles presents the Getty's collection of Western art from the Middle Ages to the modern day against a backdrop of dramatic architecture, peaceful gardens and amazing views. Groups can view European paintings, drawings, manuscripts, sculptures and decorative arts, as well as European and American photographs. There is also a selection from the special collections of the Research Library read more ...

New York Film Academy Workshop

You can give your students of Media and Film an exciting chance to work with the New York Film Academy at Universal Studios in Los Angeles.  You can choose from 3 main options for your group to participate in, currently the Director's Craft, Digital Editing and Digital Cinematography. Workshops usually last around 3 hours and are based on a minimum of 20 people, please contact us for further info read more ...

Paramount Studios

Take a walk through cinema history with either a standard 2hr or VIP 4hr tour of these legendary studios. During your tour a knowledgeable guide will take your group on an intimate walk through the history and sets of the longest running and only remaining major studio in Hollywood. Experience the sound sets and backlots and soak in the atmosphere of the place where so many screen legends were born. Please contact our Los Angeles stude read more ...

Universal Studios Hollywood

Visit the fantastic and neverending thrills and attractions of Universal Studios! Take your group on a range of behind-the-scenes tours to see how the real movies are actually made and enjoy all the fun of the fair ! Contact our student trip experts at FHT Group Tours for entrance prices and we will arrange this as part of any study trips to LA for Media or Film Groups.

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