Hostel Green Tortoise Hostel
494 Broadway Street, North Beach, San Francisco, CA 94133, United States of America –
Excellent location – rated 9.0/10! (score from 856 reviews)
Real guests • Real stays • Real opinions
Standard Room with Shared Bathroom
Green Tortoise is a family owned and operated hostel started in the 90's. We are all well traveled and try to bring to the hostel what all travelers are looking for, culture. We believe in atmosphere above all else. The hostel is laid back with few rules. We try to promote a sense of community and fun with our free dinners accompanied by live music, free pubcrawls, and daily outings into the city.
Area Info– Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Closest Landmarks *
Caffe Trieste0.1 miles
Transamerica Building0.2 miles
Beach Blanket Babylon0.3 miles
Coit Tower0.3 miles
Wells Fargo History Museum0.4 miles
Cable Car Museum0.4 miles
Aquarium of the Bay0.4 miles
Embarcadero Plaza0.5 miles
Embarcadero Station - BART0.6 miles
Grace Cathedral0.6 miles
Restaurants & Markets *
Ferry Plaza Farmer's Market Market0.6 miles
Trader Joes Supermarket0.6 miles
Whole Foods Market Market1.5 miles
Naked Lunch bar & restaurant Restaurant0 miles
Chinatown Market0.1 miles
The Saloon Cafe/Bar0.1 miles
The Nature stop Supermarket0.2 miles
Specs Bar Cafe/Bar0.2 miles
Safeway Supermarket0.5 miles
Enjoy Vegetarian Restaurant Restaurant0.6 miles
Cafe Trieste Cafe/Bar0.6 miles
Sotto Mare Restaurant0.6 miles
Natural Beauty *
Coit Tower Mountain0.2 miles
Fisherman's Wharf Ocean/Sea1 miles
Golden Gate Bridge Ocean/Sea3 miles
Stow Lake, Golden Gate Park Lake4 miles
Golden Gate Park Lake4 miles
Twin Peaks Mountain5 miles
Lake Merritt Lake12 miles
Mt Tamalpais State Park Mountain15 miles
Muir Woods Ocean/Sea15 miles
Closest Airports *
Oakland International Airport11.4 miles
San Francisco International Airport12.6 miles
Mineta San Jose International Airport39.8 miles
Most Popular Landmarks *
Union Square0.7 miles
Lombard Street0.8 miles
Pier 390.8 miles
Ghirardelli Square1 miles
San Francisco City Hall1.5 miles
Oracle Park1.6 miles
Anchor Brewing Company2.4 miles
Golden Gate Bridge4 miles
Golden Gate Bridge4 miles
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4 reasons to choose Green Tortoise Hostel
Why book with us?
Prices you can't beat!
Manage your bookings online
They speak 5 languages
Booking is safe
Most popular facilities
- Shared kitchen
Pets are not allowed.
- Live music/Performance
- Stand-up comedy Off-site
- Bar crawls
- Evening entertainment
- Bicycle rental (additional charge)
- Pool table
- Game room
Free! 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.
- Street parking
- Airport drop-off Additional charge
Health & Wellness Facilities
Front Desk Services
- ATM on site
- Baggage storage
- 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
- Board games/Puzzles
- Laundry Additional charge
- Shuttle service
- Shared lounge/TV area
- Vending machine (snacks)
- Vending machine (drinks)
- Shuttle service (additional charge)
- Smoke-free property
- Airport shuttle
- Non-smoking rooms
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From 4:00 PM
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in
Until 11:00 AM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children & Beds
Children not allowed.
This property doesn't offer cribs.
This property doesn't offer extra beds.
Pets are not allowed.
Green Tortoise Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
Guests under 18 years of age can only check-in with a parent or official guardian. Guests under 16 years of age are only permitted in private rooms, unless an entire dorm is rented.
A cash security deposit of 20 USD is required upon arrival for incidental charges. This deposit is fully refundable upon check-out and subject to a damage inspection of the accommodations. Contact the hostel for further details.
Group reservations consisting of 5 or more people may be asked for payment prior to arrival.
We have a 7 day maximum stay.
Guests must provide a government issued ID that is from outside the Bay Area. Please contact us if you are unsure about check-in requirements.
Please note: Guests should inquire with hotel directly regarding fee for off-site parking.
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.