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Amsterdam Hostel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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waroona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

4 of us visiting from Australia. Stayed in a private room with own bathroom . The place is basic , but clean and served its purpose providing a clean comfy bed to stay in . It was quiet and in a good location . We caught the train from the Airport and got off Powell street and walked to the...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was expecting this place to be what it is, well located but not clean (especially the smelly carpets). The atmosphere was weird too, especially at the make-yourself-pancake breakfast. But I had read that in other reviews. What I wasn't expecting was the awkward and insensitive situation I went through with the staff. As I was checking in, the guy...

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Hanoi, Ha Noi, Vietnam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a private room with our own bathroom for 4 nights. The room was clean and cozy though it can be cool at night. Breakfast is provided with pancakes and tea and coffee. You can also do your own cooking and save some money though I recommend trying a lots of food in SF. Really satisfied experience

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Thank LeNgocTram
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

To be honest I'm not used to spending a hundred a night on a one star I thought that was disgusting.... although I guess San Francisco is very expensive for some reason ?! and this is the cheaper end of the scale I don't know?! It was ok, bit weird that we had to make our own beds after spending...

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1Thank cath s
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We had 3 nights there in a 2 bunk room. The shower didnt work so good. There wasnt internet working in the room only in the looby. It was dirty and smelled on the hallway. But it was cheap and had a good location. We was in the middle og San Francisco.

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Newcastle, Washington
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Hair on the "clean" towels, tape holding down what's left of the carpet...I asked the front desk how to stop up the tub to take a bath and was told they'd get back to me in 10 minutes. An hour later I went back to the front desk and was told that all tubs have been modified to make taking...

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Montpellier, France
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I stayed 1 night only in a 4 bedroom with bathroom. The room was next to the kitchen so it was super noisy. The shower in the room was malfunction so I needed to shower in the toilets next to the reception WHAT??. It's very expensive and the hotel hasn't been renovated for awhile. The checkin is a 4pm and...

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1Thank Lucas N
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

hi I'm. a traveller for 20 years. I just got out this place. they treated me like no one. they say breakfast included. you just have to make yourself a toxical pan cake. internet works sometimes but often not. they did not even pay back the breakfast fee. it s à scam if your back is OK go for the...

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3Thank Fabrice D
New Romney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I stayed here for between 9th and 14th December and I had no complaints, I am in my early 20s so I only really wanted a place with a roof, 4 walls and somewhere to sleep. I found the reception staff helpful enough during my stay, it is maybe about a 5-10 minute walk to downtown and the financial district,...

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2Thank Will T
Reviewed 2 January 2017

If you book early enough you'll have a room for $20 to $25 according to the period. Moreover, you can cook, and get a laundry for $3.50 so you save even more money. Also, the hostel is in the city right by Chinatown, and 30 minutes of walk from the Piers. However, the place is noisy, only one floor provides...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Amsterdam Hostel

Address: 749 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3897 (Formerly AAE Amsterdam San Francisco)
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $47 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Amsterdam Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Try another hotel”
lucasn472, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Not facing the street”
tonyo625, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for lower bed in dorms, if available ...”
, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No such thing.”
thaatrain, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the basements are noisier.”
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653klk, 18 May 2016 | Read review
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