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Second time here our first was back in 2013 and the hostel has upgrade the facilities and the area surrounding has change a bit. The Hostel is super clean even being an old is very well keep. The breakfast bagels are great and the rooms...More
I stayed at this hostel in March/April 2015. I had a private triple room configuration (a double bed on the bottom and a single bed above). The room was a great size for a hostel. I have been in many hostels over the years and...More
My friends and I stayed with HI for 8 days while we were in San Fran. Overall I found it a very clean and friendly place to stay, the hostel also has great security. HI provides a choice of bagels, porridge and fruit for breakfast...More
It's location is perfect for using public transportation....walking distance to Muni & Bart station.
There's complimentary bagels, milk, coffee, & fruit for breakfast. I stayed in a private room with my daugher. Room 311 is adjacent to the stairs which you can hear footsteps..luckily it...More
A friendly bunch of people are always on hand to help, the location is perfect in the shopping area but also easy access to north beach, mission area etc , the single room with ensuite i had was great and the blue tooth speaker was...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
US$50 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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.
The hostel is located in a prime location and in walking distance to transit, car rental place, food, etc. As with many locations in a city centre, it is not unlikely that you will encounter homeless people but I never felt... More
The hostel is located in a prime location and in walking distance to transit, car rental place, food, etc. As with many locations in a city centre, it is not unlikely that you will encounter homeless people but I never felt that it was unsafe nor did I encounter anything particularly "shady". Like another user said, it's very close to Union Square, a place buzzing with tourists and people.
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"The shared bathrooms are clean, but choose an on suite bathroom - super convenient, worth the money!"