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    Hostelling International- San Francisco/ Downtown

    312 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1704
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    Reviewed 12 July 2014

    Firstly it has to be said it's in a great location within 5 minutes walk of Union Square and Chinatown. As a note this hostel shouldn't be confused with the other HI Hostel in the Tenderloin where there is a lot of homeless people and...More

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    Response from HISFDT, Guest Relations Manager at Hostelling International- San Francisco/ Downtown

    We're glad you found our downtown location a great place for starting your exploration of San Francisco! We're currently in the process of installing new bunk beds that include two power outlets, two USB outlets, a reading light, and a privacy panel. By August 1st...More

    Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

    We had a two twins private bathroom room. Ask for one on 5th floor. There are LOTS of homeless people and you'll hear some of them during the night as windows are paper-thin. I felt safer higher up and I'm used to cities. Clean place....More

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    Reviewed 9 July 2014

    The San Francisco Downtown YHA is good value for money. We have stayed there a number of times in a double room with private facilities. It also has dormitory, double and twin rooms and shared bathrooms. It has a large kitchen and common rooms on...More

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    Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

    Im not really a fan of old buildings like this one, prefer a more modern feel but it has charm. The hostel itself is everything you would expect from a hostel although a little on the pricey side, but thats California. The rooms are ok,...More

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    Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

    Quite a nice hostel with a good location. I stayed here for 4 nights in June 2014. The rooms were quite spacious and had their own bathrooms which was handy. The staff were friendly and helpful when we asked them about various things. It was...More

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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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    Francisco O
    We're family of 4, i need 1 room only. how many beds in the room? is that a private room?
    15 April 2017|
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    Francisco O
    We're family of 4, i need 1 room only. how many beds in the room? is that a private room?
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from Michael F |
    If you booked 4 beds in a male or female dorm, all of our gendered dorms have 4 beds (2 bunk beds). Our computer systems will automatically place you all in the same room as long as there are 4 spots available in one room... More
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    "Don't stay too high floor as sometimes the lift may be undergoing maintenance. Walking up the stairs may..."
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    "315 is quieter.. the hostel is on a corner of a busy intersection so there is traffic."
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    ""Rooms on those dorm rooms are quieter and easier than ever.""
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    "Queen room with private ensuite bathroom if you can!"
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