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    Green Tortoise Hostel - San Francisco

    494 Broadway, Cross street - Kearny Street, San Francisco, CA 94133-4515
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    Reviewed 29 November 2014

    I LOVED staying at the Green Tortoise! The staff are friendly, the decor is awesome and funky, free dinner three nights a week which is lots of fun and a good opportunity to meet others, and the location is great! Easy walk to fishermans wharf,...More

    Thank Jaeshell
    Response from GreenTortoise, Guest Relations Manager at Green Tortoise Hostel - San FranciscoResponded 2 December 2014

    Hi there J, We feel proud of our hostel and the community it creates. Thanks for the feed back and so pleased that you could experience our Annual Thanksgiving dinner. We have the perfect Ballroom space to hold it in and we do go all...More

    Reviewed 20 November 2014

    We stayed for five nights at the Green Tortoise in a private room. The location is fabulous- next to Columbus Avenue and a short walk to the Embarcadero and Market Street. There are great bars and coffee shops in the adjacent streets. The room wasn't...More

    1  Thank Fraz65
    Response from GreenTortoise, Guest Relations Manager at Green Tortoise Hostel - San FranciscoResponded 2 December 2014

    Thanks Fraz, Yes, parking can be an issue and you do have to account for this extra cost in a gateway city with limited hourly or metered on street parking. We do however have a deal with a local parking garage of approx $20 per...More

    Reviewed 17 November 2014 via mobile

    Loved it here. Met lots of people and everyone who worked there was very helpful and made you feel comfortable. Great place for sure! Their location is great too, bars...stores...china town..north beach. All of it just right there. The view is awesome too..good at day...More

    Thank Chicabuena112
    Response from GreenTortoise, Guest Relations Manager at Green Tortoise Hostel - San FranciscoResponded 2 December 2014

    Hi Chicabuena, Being situated in North Beach (Little Italy) we are close to fantastic cafes, bars and restaurants as well as the famous city Lights bookstore and Beat Museum. We are also easy walking distance to Fisherman's Wharf and public transportation. We are also on...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2014

    This hostel is a great place to stay to experience life in San Francisco! After arriving at the airport, we used public transit to get to the hostel. It's a great location that's close to almost everything - can walk to China town, union square,...More

    2  Thank Christel-Anna
    Response from GreenTortoise, Front Office Manager at Green Tortoise Hostel - San FranciscoResponded 12 November 2014

    Hi Christen-Anna I'm so happy that you enjoyed your time at the Green Tortoise! It sounds like you took advantage of everything we have to offer. You were able to experience the famous, incredible neighborhoods surrounding the hostel and meet fellow travelers in your room,...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

    I had an absolute fantastic time here! The staff were very knowledgeable and friendly. The free breakfast and dinners are wonderful and really help in saving money. Everyone I met was also very fun and the events that were run were great. The street is...More

    Thank Lauren H
    Response from GreenTortoise, Guest Relations Manager at Green Tortoise Hostel - San FranciscoResponded 2 December 2014

    Thanks Lauren, We really try to make guests feel at home at our hostel! The area can be noisy on the weekends in peak season as we are in an Entertainment District, but having said that we are a very comfortable hostel and guests can...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 46 - US$ 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Daniella C
    15 October 2015|
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    Response from GreenTortoise | Property representative |
    Hi there, We work with a company called Airport Express. When you land at SFO you can call them or just find them and they will drive you here for $10. If you book ahead of time it's $17. To return to SFO we can book you... More
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    Flash67
    26 July 2015|
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    Response from GreenTortoise | Property representative |
    Hi, Thanks for looking us over. We do have a car park that we recommend they do a $10 discount for hostel guests so it ends up being $20 for a twenty four hour period beginning at 12 noon each day, this is for a regular... More
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    kelp23
    31 May 2015|
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    Response from GreenTortoise | Property representative |
    Hey there, Yes, once you exit the terminal, there will shuttle services there and they can take you directly to the hostel. We have a partnership with a local bike shop and it's $21 for a 24 hour rental. We have 24 hour... More
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