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    San Francisco International Hostel

    140 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2714
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    • Excellent9%
    • Very good16%
    • Average20%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible38%
    22 Oct 2017
    “Not impressed ”
    13 Sep 2017
    “Not worth of money”
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Free Parking
    Airport Transportation
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    1 - 5 of 290 reviews

    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    The staff! what was that? I could feel/see that they did not work with passion at all. Their reactions were also very rude when there were more people at the desk, like they could not handle the stress. One time I had just opened the...More

    1  Thank Traveling_Carolina
    Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here for 3 nights and it was not a nice experience, I did not feel safe, on my first evening here the police were in the lobby I tried to overhear the conversation and all I could here was something about something trying...More

    Thank Getsaround2013
    Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

    This is the worst hostel I have ever been. Stay away from this place, spend a little bit more money for a better place to stay. This place smells bad, everywhere is mold on the walls and the ceiling. Bathrooms are terrible, one of the...More

    2  Thank Kyle C
    Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

    Saw a mouse in my room. Mouse trap actually in the room so they don't hide this fact. Bathrooms disgusting really didn't want to take my socks off and stand in the bath. One shower for about 10 rooms. No towels and the rooms smell...More

    Thank Holly C
    Reviewed 1 October 2017

    Oh men, what a bad place to stay. The bathrooms are incredible dirty and the mattress was as thin as my thumb. After one night of horror we decided to go away. Just do not book this hostel, I'm sure you will regret it.

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    Dee M
    9 December 2014|
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    Response from Andrej T | Reviewed this property |
    What to you mean? I checked their website now and there are beds available for 22 a night.
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