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Hostelling International- San Francisco/ Downtown

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“free breakfast”(53 reviews)
“female dorm”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
1 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

Who knew San Francisco was so expensive? This hostel suited our budget perfectly. When checking in the staff were helpful and friendly even giving us a map and a recommendation of a good bar near the AT&T park (21st Amendment - you should go!). We...More

Thank lunanglasgow
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Being my first time in a hostel and having heard horror stories from friends over the years, I walked in prepared for the worst. But this far surpassed my expectations. I had a private room which was a great decision on my part. The bedding...More

1  Thank Hanna J
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I stayed in a dorm - 4 females with private bathroom. The beds were comfortable and the room, while not huge, was of decent size. Each bed has its own bed-light and charging plug; a small "screen" provides some privacy. The bathroom was large and...More

Thank IOTelAviv
Reviewed 27 September 2015

We are both in our early 60 to 70 years of age. Always stayed in hotels. So this was quite new for us. We stayed in a double room with en suite. The room are big, clean and comfy, just basic. We are so glad...More

1  Thank TotaraPakaranga
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Standard hostel with good services, but in a city like San Francisco you expect something more. After being in "Hi Chicago" in Chicago, the best hostel in the world, this was a downgrade, with a crowded breakfast room where you have to "fight" to serve...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$62 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$62 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
city's premier shopping and entertainment district
containing the largest number of upscale department
stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
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Kiwilover5000
9 January 2018|
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Response from donw540 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are washers and dryers.
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hpavey
26 December 2017|
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Response from Matt P | Reviewed this property |
No. you pay up front for the booking on arrival.
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mehta80
17 October 2017|
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Response from lucystarbuck | Reviewed this property |
You need to email the hostel directly
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Room Tips
"Definitely get a room with an ensuite!"
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"The four bed female dorm was well worth the upgrade for me - nice to have a bathroom connected to our room"
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"The shared bathrooms are clean, but choose an on suite bathroom - super convenient, worth the money!"
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"See if you can not get a room that DOES NOT face the street"
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