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    Hostelling International- San Francisco/ Downtown

    312 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1704
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$186
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          Overview
          • Excellent30%
          • Very good49%
          • Average16%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Airport Transportation
          Wheelchair Access
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          1.5 Star Hotel
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          USA Hostels San Francisco
          1,107 reviews
          #3 of 50 Speciality lodging in San Francisco
           
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          421 reviews
          #7 of 50 Speciality lodging in San Francisco
           
          Pacific Tradewinds Hostel
          383 reviews
          #1 of 50 Speciality lodging in San Francisco
           
          Chancellor Hotel on Union Square
          5,158 reviews
          #16 of 228 hotels in San Francisco
           
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          11 - 15 of 542 reviews

          Reviewed 8 May 2017

          Our experience was great in this place. It's very well located, the spaces are big and clean. The room is equiped and comfortable. It's good to know that the staff were always open to help us, so they were very nice people. The breakfast is...More

          Thank Massiel M
          Response from HISFDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International- San Francisco/ DowntownResponded 10 May 2017

          I loved reading this review! Thank you so much for taking time out of your day to leave this feedback. Really glad you enjoyed meeting our staff, and we hope to have you back someday! Safe travels, Lydia (Assistant General Manager)

          Reviewed 8 May 2017

          Clean and cozy place with free coffee and friendly/helpful staff. Nice kitchen and also rather quiet. Guests were of all ages: 18 to 80. Tipp: At night, avoid following Mason street to Powell station, since it's crowded with homeless people at this time. There are...More

          Thank Simone L
          Response from HISFDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International- San Francisco/ DowntownResponded 10 May 2017

          Thanks for taking the time to pen this review, including tips for future travelers! So glad you enjoyed meeting our staff. Take care and safe travels, Lydia (Assistant General Manager)

          Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

          Stayed here in May for 3 nights - location was perfect for what we wanted - right in the middle of downtown and easy to get to transport to take us wherever we wanted. The room was clean and comfortable. Staff were really helpful and...More

          Thank M2606
          Response from HISFDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International- San Francisco/ DowntownResponded 10 May 2017

          Wonderful to hear that we fulfilled your expectations! Looking forward to hosting you next time. :) Safe travels, Lydia (Assistant General Manager)

          Reviewed 1 May 2017

          This was my first time staying with HI. Excellent all around. I made some good friends and the staff was awesome, Rahel (sp?) in particular. It is centrally located and accessible to anything you need. If I had one suggestion it would be, when you...More

          Thank cjones43z
          Response from HISFDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International- San Francisco/ DowntownResponded 10 May 2017

          Thanks so much for this stellar review! We try to be super up front about taxes, but since it's only listed as a percentage this can still feel a bit jarring on arrival -- sorry about that! I am so happy to hear that you...More

          Reviewed 27 April 2017

          The hostel was very conveniently located. Only 15 to 20mins walk to the Chinatown Gate, 15 to 20mins by bus to Fisherman Wharf. Despite the fact it's in downtown, it was pretty quiet, not much traffic that disturb one sleep. Everything was neat and clean....More

          Thank ChenSuRen
          Response from HISFDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International- San Francisco/ DowntownResponded 28 April 2017

          Thank you for your detailed review! We're glad you enjoyed our location, services, and amenities here (we love our fast wi-fi, too!) and would love to have you back someday! Safe travels, Lydia (Assistant General Manager)

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          Chancellor Hotel on Union Square
          5,158 reviews
          #16 of 228 hotels in San Francisco
           
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$70 - US$209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 13
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          • Union Square
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          Traveller (244)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Maddy B
          Is tax included in the price? Or is it added when checking out?
          6 June 2017|
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          Response from Irina A | Reviewed this property |
          Tax is not included. You should add 14% tax, 1% city tax and 3 USD service charge per night.
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          kathrynms89
          Hi, just wondering if the rooms have lockers in them? Thanks heaps!
          7 May 2017|
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          Response from Joe W | Reviewed this property |
          Hello, under the bed you have a metal cage. Bring your own lock. Its pretty big. And also not so handy, but save enough. Joe
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          Asilb66
          I am attending a wee long class in August and I'm unable to find reasonable accommodation. I'm considering the HI San Francisco, but I'm 50 and wondering if I will be completely out of place here
          16 April 2017|
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          Response from Michael F |
          Absolutely not! All ages are welcome and there are always plenty of people in your age group staying with us. Give Hostelling a try, you will love it!
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