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Clean atmosphere including rooms, warm staff, nice kitchen, decent breakfast, nice rooms (especially if you have a bathroom in your room), clean communal bathrooms, nice lounge areas, nice TV room, centrally located (near restaurants, shops, Metro, Muni, Starbucks, drug stores and more) and friendly guests.
This is a huge and clean hostel. My friend and I stayed at a four-bed dorm for three nights and it was great. fast wifi access everywhere in the hostel and there's a charging outlet right beside the bed. The design is pretty user friendly...More
My first time staying at a hostel... This place is wicked! Very, very central to everything - cable cars, union square, restaurants, theatre, big bus pickup/drop off and shopping. I stayed in my own private room and shared the bathrooms with others on the same...More
I stayed here one night. I traveled solo and stayed in a four bed dorm room. I met two really nice guys that were staying in my room. The reception staff was very friendly. The rooms get hot at night, so you need to leave...More
A friend and I stayed at the hostel and found it to be clean and charming. The stay was great from check-in, to local eateries and check-out. We stayed in a private room and would stay at this location again. It is close to many...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
US$77 - US$209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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, enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.
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
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 that it was unsafe nor did I encounter anything particularly "shady". Like another user said, it's very close to Union Square, a place buzzing with tourists and people.