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I stayed here with 5 friends in January and we had a great time. We had arrived from Mexico so the cleanliness was warmly welcomed! The beds were extremely comfortable and warm and they have 5 powerpoint and a light above each bed which is...More
This is certainly the best hostel in San Francisco. The staff are friendly and helpful and the building itself is clean while maintaining the rustic appeal of an aging city. The location is prime, right in the heart of downtown SF, within walking distance of...More
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Response from HISFDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International- San Francisco/ DowntownResponded 19 March 2015
We're glad you enjoyed your stay! We do take pride in our daily staff-run activities as one of the things that sets us apart and fulfills our mission of cultural exchange. We want to show our guests the San Francisco that we (the staff) know,...More
Very impressed by this hostel as I was a bit nervous as it was my first time staying in one. My brother and I were traveling together so we opted for the private room which was perfect and worth paying the little extra, and you...More
My first hostel stay in a very very long time and while I was apprehensive about the idea I must admit I was very pleasantly surprised. The guests varied from youth, to international travelers, families and middle aged people alike. Not what I recall when...More
Stayed here for around 4 nights with two of my friends, in a private room. Our room consisted of a bunk bed with a double bed on the bottom and a single bed on top. The beds themselves were really comfortable and had no trouble,...More
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.