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    Hostelling International- San Francisco/ Downtown

    312 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1704
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    • Excellent30%
    • Very good49%
    • Average16%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “female dorm” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
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    Pool
    1.5 Star Hotel
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    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

    1  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

    1  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)

    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    This Hotel is a central place to be. Staff is really helpful and welcoming. This is like a youth hostel. Breakfast is really great ! Room was clean and colored ! The only bad point is the phonic isolation.

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

    Thanks so much for this lovely review! Our staff will gladly welcome you back anytime for your next visit to SF. Safe travels and take care! Lydia (Assistant General Manager)

    Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

    Private double with ensuite was good choice alternative to a hotel in downtown San Fran. Friendly and helpful front desk; room spacious; breakfast a wholesome start to the day. Lift wasn't working and we were on 4th floor, so bit of a chore getting up...More

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    Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for four nights here. It was clean and comfortable with large rooms. It is old world and quaint, though basic enough. It's been restored or renovated lately enough by the look of it Breakfast was okay but the real selling point is your...More

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    Hilton San Francisco Union Square
    2,540 reviews
    #86 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    King George Hotel - A Greystone Hotel
    1,472 reviews
    #84 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Hotel Nikko San Francisco
    3,647 reviews
    #32 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Handlery Union Square Hotel
    3,964 reviews
    #69 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$77 - US$209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 13
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    • Union Square
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    Union Square
    Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
    in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
    city's premier shopping and entertainment district
    containing the largest number of upscale department
    stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in
    the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
    locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
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    Karine A
    25 July 2017|
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    Response from Salina C | Reviewed this property |
    The hostel is located in a prime location and in walking distance to transit, car rental place, food, etc. As with many locations in a city centre, it is not unlikely that you will encounter homeless people but I never felt... More
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    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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    "I stayed at a 4-bed woman room with private bathroom. It was clean, but a little smelly, since there are..."
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    "Rooms on the alley side can be a bit noisy during the night."
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