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Reviews of HI - San Francisco - Downtown Hostel

Hostel | 312 Mason Street, San Francisco, California, USA 94102-1704

88.0% Overall Rating

551 out of 609 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (29/05/2015)

Sylvia Kozlowski thinks…

"The location and staff are great! Breakfast is average however is a nice touch that it is included in the price."

Read all HI - San Francisco - Downtown Hostel reviews

Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

We are not-for-profit The San Francisco Downtown Hostel is operated by the Golden Gate Council of Hostelling International USA, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting intercultural understanding, environmental stewardship, and world peace through travel. There is an additional daily membership fee of $3 per adult for non-Hostelling International members. 15% taxes not included in the price and should be added to the total amount payable upon arrival. ***GROUPS LARGER THAN 7 MUST BOOK THROUGH THE HOSTELS GROUP SALES DEPARTMENT. ***

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88.0%

Overall Rating

551 out of 609 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'HI - San Francisco - Downtown Hostel'

Atmosphere
89.6%
Location
91.2%
Facilities
88.0%
Cleanliness
88.8%
Staff
89.6%
Value
81.6%
Safety
87.2%
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91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

06 March 2009

Liked: It was very clean and organized. Nice room. Great kitchen. I didn't like how the hostel didn't have any organized activities so people will mingle and meet eachother. I felt everyone just worked on their laptops intead of meeting other people,

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

26 February 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good activities organised, free breakfast.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Bella Lau

15 February 2009 Bella would recommend this property

Liked: Location, Staff, Kitchen.

Disliked: Bella left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

11 February 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location and cleanness of hostel, as well as breakfast included

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

wenshan liu

09 February 2009 wenshan would recommend this property

Liked: it locates in downtown san francisco. It's very easy to get around.

Disliked: wenshan left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

06 February 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location and staff very friendly and helpful. I also felt safe.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

paul speight

04 February 2009 paul would recommend this property

Liked: very helpful staff, great theatre and cheap internet access

Disliked: paul left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Ulrich Dr. Schimkus

29 January 2009 Ulrich would recommend this property

Liked: great kitchen facilities, good breakfast

Disliked: Ulrich left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

21 January 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Cleanliness, modern feel, helpful staff, breakfast included

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Rebecca McCollom

16 January 2009 Rebecca would recommend this property

Liked: Location, the lounge, breakfasts

Disliked: Rebecca left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

05 January 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location! great hostel as it was clean, friendly, great size beds and really good facilities. Would reccomment to any traveller coming to San Francisco

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

57.1%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 40% Facilities - 100% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 40%

Customer review

03 January 2009

Liked: Location was ok but could habe been better...

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

08 November 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The staff at HI were really helpful. The breakfast was pretty good and the beds, toilets and showers were pretty clean. The location was the best!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

22 October 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: good location, good neighbourhood, you will always meet people to hang out with or to explore the city :-)

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

NUSRET ILBAY

13 October 2008 NUSRET would recommend this property

Liked: Location was perfect at the heart of city, lockers were in rooms, some of the staff were friendly.

Disliked: NUSRET left no negative feedback.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 20% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 40%

Customer review

28 September 2008

Liked: The room was very nice

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Patrick Lercher

23 September 2008 Patrick would recommend this property

Liked: great location

Disliked: Patrick left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 40% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

08 September 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: good

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

02 September 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Its ideal to meet people

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Manuel Hechinger

20 August 2008 Manuel would recommend this property

Liked: It is a great hostel in the center of San Francisco, super clean and super friendly - amazing breakfast!! I only can recommend it to everyone who wants to stay in SFO.

Disliked: Manuel left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Customer review

14 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good atmosphere, comfortable beds, friendly staff, excellent location, internet

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

SAM DUNNE

04 July 2008 SAM would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly, approachable staff and good price

Disliked: SAM left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

John Williamson

02 July 2008 John would recommend this property

Liked: Location perfect...

Disliked: John left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

30 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: staff/location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 40% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

29 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: good location, good price, clean room

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.