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Sao Joao del Rei, MG
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty much what you would expect of a hostel. Nice bedroom with lockers. Bathroom was okay too. Clean social areas. WI-FI was ok. Laundry room did the job that I needed. Location is good, that's why I specifically chose this one. It's near Union Square and, beside the airport, I could go everywhere just walking (even Golden Gate Bridge!!!)

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Thank PedroGonzaga
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed there for 4 days. I found it good with reasonable prices. All the receptionist were helpful. However the kitchen was pretty messy. Suggest one should manage their meals outside. For routine traveler, who like to move around many places, it is a good place to stay with reasonable price in dorms.... WIFI speed was pathetic, So advisable to... More 

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1 Thank jinesh k
1 review
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I hope that they will use the money from the deposit that they kept to buy a new shower for the room !!! Unfriendly staff and quite expensive place with bad beds . Good located but I won't go back ....

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Rooms and hostel was clean and tidy, however people that work there were all rude. None of them great you as you come in the door nor do they try and make conversation. When we needed assistance it seemed like it was a inconvenience . I walked up to the counter to one lady and said good morning she told... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Location is great, right near Union Square & Chinatown. However, upon arrival and throughout the stay the receptionists were not helpful, had an attitude and basically did not really care. On our departure, we requested two taxis to be called from reception one of them did not turn up and she came outside and said "has it come" we said... More 

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Thank jonhN2013TM
London, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I stayed for 2 nights as the hostels I'm used to (HI Hostels) were booked up. The hostel has about 8 different desk clerks and you have to rehash any conversation from the beginning to get anywhere. This is surprising given I saw this many people working behind there over the course of only 48 hrs. However - no manager... More 

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Thank thaatrain
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40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Everything was in order (towel, clean sheets,...) but don't expect the hostel of your life. The location is an advantage: it is close to union square and 4 blocks away from the main Market Street! One only thing: except from one girl at the counter, the staff is not the most welcoming and warm you would expect from an youth... More 

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Thank Fabien D
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Great location and friendly staff in a cool styled San Fran building however the beds and sheets are disgusting, I think Amsterdam need to invest in new beds for the rooms because I've stayed at LOTS of hostels and never had one as uncomfortable, you can actually feel the springs going into your back. The sheets and pillows you could... More 

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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4 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The price is reasonable. It is near to the down town area. Room and beds are clean. It is not noisy either. The staff are friendly and cooperative. The location is not too far from the places of touristic interests.

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Thank meenchhetri
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9 reviews
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Nice place for a few nights, the kitchen is nice and breakfast is okay, really nice people and pretty quiet. No lockers in my room which was a huge disappointment Has WiFi, abd a good neighborhood in the city compare to other motel/hostels!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • 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: $43 - $311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Amsterdam Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Ask for lower bed in dorms, if available ...”
 of 5 bubbles , 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No such thing.”
 of 5 bubbles thaatrain, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the basements are noisier.”
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 of 5 bubbles 653klk, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“choose 1st floor”
 of 5 bubbles trendsetterg, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Triple check your reservation and call to double check. Don't trust their online system AT ALL.”
 of 5 bubbles BigChickenCityGirl, 4 Jul 2015 | Read review
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