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    Hostelling International- San Francisco/ Downtown

    312 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1704
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    1.5 Star Hotel
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    29 Oct.30 Oct.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 13 November 2014

    First time travelling to the States from Australia and this was our first stop. So after the 20 hours flying and sketchy cab ride to the Hostel (landed on Columbus day) we pull up to the desk to check in around 3pm. The guy who...More

    2  Thank eric b
    Reviewed 6 November 2014

    I would definitely recommend HI - Downtown! Great location and I felt pretty safe in Downtown, despite of al lot of reviews telling to not walk alone around. They have planned things to do during the week and that's good because sometimes makes your life...More

    1  Thank Rayssaestrela
    Reviewed 2 November 2014

    Hostel has a great downtown location, near to BART line and union square. Quite a trek to fishermans wharf and others attractions, but do-able! Stayed two separate occasions, first in 4 bed which was good. Room did get road noise from below but building is...More

    Thank Iain G
    Reviewed 13 October 2014

    this hostel is located in the center of SF with a MUNI and BART station nearby. the rooms are reasonably big and clean and they have wifi. the staffmembers are friendly and know the way around SF. breakfast can be a bit annoying, since there...More

    1  Thank mxfx
    Reviewed 11 October 2014

    I found this place terrific: well run, very clean, good value, and a great location. Good security and fine to walk back to at night (there's another HI in the Tenderloin which I'm very, very glad not to have stayed at. I'm used to urban...More

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    Karine A
    25 July 2017|
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    Response from Salina C | Reviewed this property |
    The hostel is located in a prime location and in walking distance to transit, car rental place, food, etc. As with many locations in a city centre, it is not unlikely that you will encounter homeless people but I never felt... More
    Maddy B
    6 June 2017|
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    Response from Irina A | Reviewed this property |
    Tax is not included. You should add 14% tax, 1% city tax and 3 USD service charge per night.
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