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Pacific Tradewinds Hostel

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  • Excellent82%
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  • Average3%
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“common room”(29 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I initially had reservations about this hostel. I had arrived late from a very long flight, manoeuvring my way through Chinatown with a heavy bag, tired, finally having to climb 4 flights of stairs, to find a very small hostel, absolutely packed with no privacy...More

2  Thank Helena P
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I was travelling with my teenage kids and we stayed a week. It is small, yes, but has a super-friendly, welcoming and relaxed atmosphere; we were very well looked after. It was a good mix of ages and interests. The hostel had organized a daily...More

2  Thank tekohune
Reviewed 6 June 2017

So I'll start with the negatives (only because there are only a few of them, and everything else was fantastic!): - The dorms are located on the fourth floor of a walk-up. My legs were definitely jello by the end of my fifth day! -...More

2  Thank jsteele26
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I'll echo my own Google review: You should only stay here if you're interested in being placed solidly in the middle of a stream of the best, most interesting people on Earth. Otherwise, skip it! There's a Hilton nearby that should do the trick. If...More

1  Thank Ben C
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Despite my initial thoughts when I saw the blue door on a somewhat rugged street and heard the overhead warning on the stairs that, "The fire alarm may sound. It is quite loud," as I lugged my luggage up four flights of stairs, I had...More

2  Thank tiffanylynn
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Laundry Service
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US$17 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$17 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Financial District
The Financial District lies just east of Chinatown but
can seem a world apart given it’s San Francisco’s
version of Wall Street. The rush of business people
make up a hectic weekday and add to a frenetic pace of
life, but visitors who spend a few hours walking the
narrow streets will be rewarded with fine examples of
historic and contemporary architecture, including the
iconic Transamerica Pyramid. After business hours,
...More
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buddha474
25 May 2017|
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Response from leslieeeee | Reviewed this property |
This is not accessible for the people who has wheel chair. Their stairs is narrow and it is gonna be hard cos its 4th flr if i remember
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PragatiSingh
5 April 2017|
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Response from sfhostel | Property representative |
Hi Pragati, I recognize your name so I know we have already answered this question for you personally, however I will answer it again here for the benefit of other readers. As a small hostel, it's necessary that all our... More
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Lauren S
26 June 2016|
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Response from Courtney L | Property representative |
Hey Lauren. As we are right in downtown San Francisco, we do not offer parking. There are parking garages 1 block away for $28/24 hours. Alternatively, we know of some first come, first served free street parking across the... More
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"best bed by the window for the city view!"
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"Best price, Hygienic Rooms and Bathrooms"
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"Mostly all co-ed. Kept very tidy. They took a great deal of pride in the upkeep of the place"
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"All rooms are shared with other people. Try to avoid people who snore."
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