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The hostel is set out in a great way with laundry rooms, kitchen, toilet and shower rooms and a social room. There are lots of posters around the social areas and hall ways advertising attractions and events plus a board with the staffs personal recommendations....More
Response from HISFDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International- San Francisco/ DowntownResponded 18 September 2015
Glad you enjoyed your stay and caught the staff recommendations!
-Andy Stevenson, Assistant General Manager
Stayed here at the start of September for 3nights, San Francisco hotels cost a fortune so we decided to try this hostel as it was reasonable price with good reviews.
It was perfect, we stayed in a private double room, with our own bathroom and...More
+ Very friendly staff
+ Excellent location
+ Bath room was clean
- The beds were not clean (found used socks in one of them, in another we found hairs)
- Very small room
- You could hear everything (from the streets) so...More
Thank Kelly V
Response from HISFDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International- San Francisco/ DowntownResponded 17 September 2015
I'm very sorry that you experienced a lapse in our housekeeping! I've sent you a private message for details, which would be very helpful in training staff and making sure something like this doesn't happen again. Thank you for letting us know!
I stayed in a Private room (it sleeps 3) and used the shared bathroom. The room was facing into one of the internal open atriums, so the flow of air was limiting, but the room had a fan and could leave the window open at...More
I really did like this hostel. The staff were very friendly and helpful, nothing seemed too much. The room was a good size (we had a private double) and the bathroom big too, with its own huge window. Good quality linnens, quirky interior design etc....More
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
sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.