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494 Broadway Street, San Francisco, CA 94133, United States of America – Show map
|Single Bed in Mixed Dormitory Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Single Bed in Female Dormitory Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Standard Room with Shared Bathroom|
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Pool Table, Sauna, Bicycle Rental, Evening Entertainment
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and charges apply.
Vending Machine (drinks), Vending Machine (snacks), 24-Hour Front Desk, Baggage Storage, ATM on site, Lockers, Shared Lounge/TV Area, Laundry, Fax/Photocopying
Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Heating, All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
Italian, Spanish, English
Safeway (820yrd) The Nature stop Trader Joes (1yrd)
Chinatown (219yrd) Ferry Plaza Farmer's Market (0.6miles) Whole Foods Market (1.5miles)
Loving Hut (984yrd) Naked Lunch bar & restaurant Sotto Mare (984yrd)
Cafe Trieste (984yrd) Specs Bar (437yrd)
Coit Tower (0.2miles) Mt Tamalpais State Park (15miles) Twin Peaks (5miles)
Golden Gate Park (4miles) Lake Merritt (12miles) Stow Lake, Golden Gate Park (4miles)
Fisherman's Wharf (1miles) Golden Gate Bridge (3miles) Muir Woods (15miles)
From 4:00 PM
Until 11:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
Children cannot be accommodated at the hotel.
Extra beds are not available.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets are not allowed.
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Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
A security deposit of USD 20 is required upon arrival for incidental charges. This deposit is fully refundable upon check-out and subject to a damage inspection of the accommodation.
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With free Wi-Fi, this cozy European-style hotel is in North Beach within walking distance of Fisherman's Wharf. It combines old-world charm with modern amenities, such as free Wi-Fi.
Score from 401 reviews Very good
Featuring a daily free breakfast and free Wi-Fi, USA Hostels San Francisco is just a 5-minute walk to cable cars and Union Square. San Francisco’s Chinatown is just a 10-minute walk away.
Score from 583 reviews Very good
Located in San Francisco, California, this hotel is a 10-minute walk from Chinatown and a short drive from Fisherman’s Wharf. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi access.
Score from 298 reviews Review score
This central San Francisco hotel is just a 2 minute walk from Union Square. It features an on-site restaurant and offers Victorian-style guest rooms with a minibar and cable TV.
Score from 2897 reviews Good
They always give good advice~and really helpful!
The free dinners/breakfast are awesome! The bed I was assigned to was one of the best bunks I've slept in during my travels.
The Wi-Fi connection in the room was a bit iffy.
Good Location to Fishermans. Kind staff Nice event 워셔맨스 워프 걸어서 15분정도 직원들이 친절했고요 여러가지 이벤트가 있어서 좋았어요
tiny room 방이 좀 좁은 편
Great location in sf, close to bart station on Montgommery, Columbus offers tons of food and shop options. We had a private room in the annex building and it was wonderful. Had a shared kitchen and bathroom. Gorgeous view of the city. Main building only 1 block away. Main building kitchen was awesome, great facility, well organized, friendly staff. Front desk staff were incredibly friendly and helpful. Every weekday there are groups events going on, posted right in the lobby. Great find! We would stay here again.
The privacy of the apartments the block away from hostel. Great selection of tea and coffee in kitchen
Lots of adult clubs in the area. Room size very small
I stayed in a private room located in a separate building to the main hostel. It was comfortable and cosy. Restroom was just outside my door and the kitchen was quite good. It's a great location to base yourself, easy walking distance to many attractions and public transport. Be prepared to tackle stairs with your suitcases but mostly it's a great affordable option in an expensive (but beautiful) city.
Free breakfast, cheap stay, great people to meet, tons of fun things to do each night. Ballroom provides great vibes for hanging out, easy going staff and laid back rules
Strip clubs next door have annoying girls who pester you to come in while you walk by (male review obviously ;) )
Absolutely everything!!! Awesome staff, cool people, great location.
great location, free breakfast and sometimes veggie dinner! Sleeping rooms are clean and most people are quiet by night.
The friendliness of the staff,
the smell of weed :)
people common rooms
it was a new experience stayin in a hostel but i met some great people and was in a perfect location for my class
the pool table was way unlevel and the sticks were beat up...
Lounge is great with many space and piano which random guests play. Nice staff at reception. Bed is cleaner than I thought.
An Italian guy was rude to me at the kitchen. Also Asian lady who work at kitchen was also a bit rude. They can be better.
I liked people there. My roommate was a girl in same ages from China and totally awesome! I could know new perspective from her, which was nice experience.
No elevator (or maybe I could not find?) Tough for those who brought heavy luggage.
Cool people to meet and had daily events/ meals. Good common area and kitchen. Staff pretty friendly.
Stunk of weed, Strip bars along the street so super super noisy. Had to share bathroom with everyone on the floor, though there were a few but one is getting renovated.
Very nice hostel with a huge dining/chill out area. They provided excellent free dinners and the breakfast was also good, including fruits and choice of teas :) Helpful staff.
Not enough toilets/showers.
Location, really, everything can be reached by a walk. And the staff of course. And the breakfasts. Bagels with everything. I didn't have to buy food during my stay in SF thanks to it.
We had no air conditioning, so we had to sleep with open window. That means sometimes we got wake up by a loud drunk on the street. But i did not mind that. It is a good stay.
Comfortable private room for a great price
The atmosphere is very friendly, the hostel is right in center of San Francisco and the staff is really kind and helpfull!
Location and free food on offer two evenings in the week.
Bed was awful - so uncomfortable!
The staff of the hostel is great - very helpful and hospitable. They helped me to see most of the city in one day providing a map with a route across all important landmarks and districts (with advices on which bus should I get etc). It was also clean inside (not perfectly clean but good for hostel). There are also activities provided by staff almost every evening (beer olympics, thai restaurant party etc). They also have a free dinner once a week or so. Wifi is fast and free, which is very important nowadays and uncommon to US.
Noise! My room's windows were facing Broadway street and it was too noisy even at night (there were several adult night clubs around). Lockers are not locked by default and you will need to bring you own padlock or buy one at the reception (5$). Towel is also not included and can be rented (1$).
Localization, right in the crowd are of Broadway/Columbus. Hostel's atmosphere. Free food 3x/week.
Part of the staff wasn't quite happy with they work but was efficient. Dust above the expected (even for a hostel) in the rooms. Bathrooms already deserve renovation. Wood lockers not safe: with the padlock, door opens to the size of a hand.
We were 4 girls staying there and we all thought it was a great location, fun and friendly staff and we just really liked it!
The only thing I think wasn't that good where that the bathrooms where often very dirty
The hostel was ok, friendly staff, good localisation near Chinatown. Great opportunity to meet nice people :)
It was very hot in the room - aircon wasn't working. On the other hand our windows were at the street level - there was no chance to leave it open during the night. No chance to sleep vell.
the location is pretty good.
i booked the shuttle to the airport in the hotel, but they forgot to give me the coupon, so i paid an extra 20 dollars.
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