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Green Tortoise Hostel - San Francisco

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“free dinner”(71 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

The Green Tortoise was recommended to us by a friend during our stay at another hostel in San Fran. We chose to switch places due to not enjoying the one we were in and it was TOTALLY worth it. The location is perfect - in...More

Thank Sarahpri3
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Had a great time staying here for 4 nights. Rooms and bathrooms were very clean, and the kitchen was also spotless. The staff were generally friendly but I did overhear one staff member telling a guest to just use google maps when asked directions. It...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Really excellent hostel , really clean and staff is really friendly and everyone is absoulutely friendly. Great location and great for a first timer in a hostel. The breakfast and the events help you to meet more new people and this is what is exciting...More

Thank Omar K
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the green tortoise hostel in Seattle, so I expected this place to be good, but at the end I thought it was fantastic!!! The people are really friendly, and easy to talk to. And free breakfast every morning, and free dinner every...More

Thank EAalaska
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Rooms are clean and spacious, bathrooms adequate, free breakfast and computer access, and free dinners spread throughout the week. One of the friendliest hostels I've stayed in the states, there seems to be a cool crowd that gathers here. Staff are friendly and helpful, and...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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USD 46 - USD 184 (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
27 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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Room Tips
"Beds are clean but do carry flip-flops because I am not so sure about the carpeted floors."
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"Good for young social people, budget travellers."
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"the "bird's nest" was amazing"
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"Private rooms available, although with shared bathroom"
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