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Hostelling International San Francisco (City Center)

685 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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  • Hostelling International San Francisco (City Center)
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    Smack dab in the middle of downtown San Francisco, you'll find comfy rooms, free coffee, a friendly, helpful staff all at Hosteling International prices. A private room for two people translates into about 100 USD per night. Dorm beds are about a quarter of that. The big plus is that there's tons of great restaurants right around the corner and a hooka bar within walking distance. Dress warmly.

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  • Hostelling International San Francisco (City Center)
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    There are a few Hostelling International locations around the city and this is the more night life oriented location. There's not a ton of character to it but it's practical for seeing the city. The dorm rooms have four beds, a bathroom inside and they recently redid the common area, which now resembles a cross between a cafe and a lounge. There are couches and chairs along with many tables and bars on each side. There is also a large kitchen and a bar. One thing is that it isn't the best neighborhood. I didn't really have any issues with it but I could see how some would.

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Reviews Summary

Good!215 reviews across the web.

    • Room
      100% said rooms were clean.
    • Service
      98% found the staff to be very friendly.
    • Restaurant
      87% found the breakfast to be wonderful.
    • Ambiance
      Lovely ambiance.
    • Hotel
      Excellent hotel.
    • Price
      Best value.
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    3.5 out of 5
    3 members' reviews
    10 people visited Hostelling International San Francisco (City Center)
    Good! - 78% of guests recommend
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      +1-888-271-2681

    Amenities:

    • Free Hi Speed Internet

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