We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Aida Hotel

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Aida Hotel
Aida Hotel
Panoramas (30)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

313 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 195: English reviews
Start your review of Aida Hotel
 Click to rate
San Diego, CA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a private room/ the bathroom and showers are common and are located at the end of the hall. Hotel wad clean and comfortable and staff was friendly and helpful. Breakfast was just coffee and donuts wish they had other options. Great location in SOMA.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank mattcollins35
Batley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were allocated this hotel via a tour operator's multi trip holiday in the US and came to the Aida as our last stop in San Fransisco. Be aware that a standard room is a 1970's version of "standard" in that it does not include a toilet or bathroom and that these are shared "facilities" down the corridor. Since I...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank bubbaloves
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

If you get the hotel Cortez reference, chances are you will find this place amazing. The more enthusiastic an AHS fan, the happier you will be. For everyone else, this is the most BASIC hotel you'll get in San Francisco. The beds are nice and springy ,providing real bounce, with bare bones rooms that have been a long long time...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank gdsn
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 21 December 2016

While the location, right on Market Street in the center of downtown, can't be beat, this is about as no-frills of a hotel as you can find. Unfortunately, the better part of Market Street is to the east of there, but it's just a short walk, bus or streetcar ride, as there is a lot of public transportation available both...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank todowntowner04
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 16 December 2016

I didn't choose 'the Aida, because of price only.... I do travel a lot and I simply don't like the Marriotts and Hiltons of this world. They're boring and overpriced. Hotels like the Aida have charisma and personality. It's one of the oldest buildings in San Francisco right on the Market Street. This was my 4th stay in this place....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Walter H
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Aida Plaza is a very basic (perhaps two-star) hotel right in the heart of Market street, by the entrance to the Civic Center BART station (meaning you'll reach the airport in 25 minutes). There's a CVS right next to the hotel. The location is definitely this hotel's strongest pro. Otherwise, expect modest accommodations (not all rooms have en-suite bathrooms so...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ffay005
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Was in this hotel during the business trip this autumn. I had not the best impression from the hotel. It looks like this building had better times 50 years ago. Now it looks like piece of old American West. Funny part was breakfast, which consisted of donuts and big can of coffee for all hotel visitors. Elevator is not fastest...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank LeoneG9568QQ
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Stayed at this hotel for one night towards the end of September. Hotel management wanted to edit our review. In fact, this hotel should have been closed down by health inspectors years ago. It is not even value for money as you can find better accommodation to stay in San Francisco at a cheaper price. This hotel is also a...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank oztravller16
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I was pleased the room was clean, towels and linens clean. A funky old hotel and affordable. I would stay again. There shower and bathroom was down the hall but there was a sink in the room. I found it to be tolerable.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Napaman7
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place advertises as Aida Plaza hotel to attract people when in fact its name is just Aida Hotel. It boasts of air conditioned room and only has a heater that turns on only at nights for 5 hours starting midnight and is only for 15 minutes every hour.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank JanMohds

241 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (75)
Viewed
View from Room (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (15)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (44)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (156)
Viewed
Amenities (6)
Viewed
Single Room Private Bathroom (15)
Viewed
Single Room Share Bathroom (14)
Viewed
Suite (31)
Viewed
Suite-2 (26)
Viewed
The Hotel (26)
Viewed
Twin Room-1 (17)
Viewed
Twin Room-2 (21)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (10)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these San Francisco hotels
Music City Hotel
#126 of 227 in San Francisco
349 reviews
The Castro
Twin Peaks Hotel
Twin Peaks Hotel
#175 of 227 in San Francisco
50 reviews
Layne Hotel
#201 of 227 in San Francisco
250 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
The Dakota Hotel
#187 of 227 in San Francisco
178 reviews
SoMa
The Mosser
The Mosser
#96 of 227 in San Francisco
2,260 reviews
Alexis Park San Francisco
#173 of 227 in San Francisco
127 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in SoMa

Neighbourhood Profile
SoMa
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighbourhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Aida Hotel

Address: 1087 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103-1605
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range: RM292 - RM735 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Aida Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 180
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Travelocity and Priceline so you can book your Aida Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Aida Hotel San Francisco
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Aida Hotel staff and other travellers.
5 questions
Ask a question
Charlotte, North Carolina
8 months ago
San Francisco, California

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Aida Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“lower rooms are less stairs to climb (single elevator is old, slow and scary)”
 of 5 bubbles todowntowner04, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Just make sure you got a private bathroom...”
 of 5 bubbles 697walterh, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Only a handful of rooms have Market street views, the rest open to small inner courtyards. Wi-fi doesn't reach all rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles ffay005, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I will never ever recommend anyone to this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles JanMohds, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't let people stay here”
 of 5 bubbles Arkwright00, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
5 of 5