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Newcastle, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hair on the "clean" towels, tape holding down what's left of the carpet...I asked the front desk how to stop up the tub to take a bath and was told they'd get back to me in 10 minutes. An hour later I went back to the front desk and was told that all tubs have been modified to make taking...

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Montpellier, France
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I stayed 1 night only in a 4 bedroom with bathroom. The room was next to the kitchen so it was super noisy. The shower in the room was malfunction so I needed to shower in the toilets next to the reception WHAT??. It's very expensive and the hotel hasn't been renovated for awhile. The checkin is a 4pm and...

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1Thank Lucas N
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

hi I'm. a traveller for 20 years. I just got out this place. they treated me like no one. they say breakfast included. you just have to make yourself a toxical pan cake. internet works sometimes but often not. they did not even pay back the breakfast fee. it s à scam if your back is OK go for the...

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3Thank Fabrice D
New Romney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I stayed here for between 9th and 14th December and I had no complaints, I am in my early 20s so I only really wanted a place with a roof, 4 walls and somewhere to sleep. I found the reception staff helpful enough during my stay, it is maybe about a 5-10 minute walk to downtown and the financial district,...

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2Thank Will T
Reviewed 1 January 2017

If you book early enough you'll have a room for $20 to $25 according to the period. Moreover, you can cook, and get a laundry for $3.50 so you save even more money. Also, the hostel is in the city right by Chinatown, and 30 minutes of walk from the Piers. However, the place is noisy, only one floor provides...

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3Thank Pierre6425618
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here in a private double room for three nights. Very clean, comfy bed and clean bathroom! Staff were friendly. Would recommend for people! Didn't use the kitchen amenities but the pancakes smelt good.

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2Thank Blaire S
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I'm reviewing their private room. Room is clean with one double comfortable bed. Bathroom is clean and shower water pressure is excellent. Heater works well for cold San Francisco nights. It has a fridge but microwave is not in the room. Did not use their other facilities. Price is affordable. AYCE DIY pancakes for their daily breakfast are delicious. But...

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3Thank Tony O
Sao Joao del Rei, MG
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Pretty much what you would expect of a hostel. Nice bedroom with lockers. Bathroom was okay too. Clean social areas. WI-FI was ok. Laundry room did the job that I needed. Location is good, that's why I specifically chose this one. It's near Union Square and, beside the airport, I could go everywhere just walking (even Golden Gate Bridge!!!)

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1Thank PedroGonzaga
Reviewed 4 November 2016

I stayed there for 4 days. I found it good with reasonable prices. All the receptionist were helpful. However the kitchen was pretty messy. Suggest one should manage their meals outside. For routine traveler, who like to move around many places, it is a good place to stay with reasonable price in dorms.... WIFI speed was pathetic, So advisable to...

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2Thank jinesh k
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I hope that they will use the money from the deposit that they kept to buy a new shower for the room !!! Unfriendly staff and quite expensive place with bad beds . Good located but I won't go back ....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Amsterdam Hostel

Address: 749 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3897 (Formerly AAE Amsterdam San Francisco)
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $42 - $272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Amsterdam Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Try another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles lucasn472, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Not facing the street”
 of 5 bubbles tonyo625, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for lower bed in dorms, if available ...”
 of 5 bubbles , 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No such thing.”
 of 5 bubbles thaatrain, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the basements are noisier.”
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 of 5 bubbles 653klk, 18 May 2016 | Read review
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