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Serving a daily breakfast with bagels, fruit, coffee, and more, this San Francisco hostel is conveniently located within 5 minutes’ walk of Union Square. Each guest room includes free Wi-Fi.

Lockers and linens are provided in every dormitory room at Adelaide Hostel. Guests will have access to a shared bathroom during their stay.

A kitchen is available to all guests at Hostel Adelaide. Launderette facilities are provided on site, and laptops are offered for guest use.

The Golden Gate Bridge is 5 miles away. The Pier 39 Concourse and Fisherman’s Wharf can be reached in 10 minutes’ drive.

This is our guests' favourite part of San Francisco, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Adelaide Hostel has been welcoming guests since 26 Aug 2013.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of San Francisco, this property has an excellent location score of 8.7


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Room type
1 double bed
1 single bed
1 double bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
  • Is it quiet at night?
    Not really, we are in the center of a vibrant city. The hostel itself is quiet, but if you need peace and quiet, don't stay downtown!
    Answered on 11 October 2019
  • I'm a 40 year old male who lives and works full-time in the city. Would I be able to book a week's stay with you?
    We are a traveler's hostel, unfortunately we do not take local residents!
    Answered on 11 October 2019
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Yes, we have free luggage storage available on arrival day and checkout day.
    Answered on 11 October 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    All bed linens are included. Towels are available to rent for only $1.
    Answered on 11 October 2019
  • Do you have free airport shuttle or all females room available for dec9-10 ty
    There are no free shuttles, we get a discount of $15. Yes, we have all female rooms!
    Answered on 6 December 2019
Property surroundings *
Facilities of Adelaide Hostel
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs USD 35.0 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Wake-up service
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

Adelaide Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!


14:00 - 23:30

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


06:00 - 10:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Adelaide Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that different policies apply when booking 6 or more rooms. Contact the property directly for further information.

Please note: Credit card used for reservation must be present at time of check-in. Should the guest name not match the credit card holder, a credit card authorization form with the card holder's ID is required in order to check-in. Please inquire with Adelaide Hostel for a credit card authorization form.

Please note:
- Dorm rates of $40 and over are subject to a 16.25% tax that will be added from the property;
- Dorm rates under $40 are subject to 1% tax.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

As a result of Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Adelaide Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Adelaide Hostel

  • Adelaide Hostel is 450 yards from the centre of San Francisco.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Adelaide Hostel by:

    • Taxi 25min
    • Metro 45min

  • Check-in at Adelaide Hostel is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • The prices at Adelaide Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Adelaide Hostel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Bicycle rental