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Featured Hostels in San Francisco

Orange Village Hostel
1.5 out of 5
411 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NT$2,144 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of SHN Curran Theatre, Warfield Theater, and Westfield San Francisco Centre. Orpheum ...

3.7/5Good! (660 reviews)

"Nice clean place. Receptionist very polite and professonal"…"

Reviewed on 2020/10/3

Orange Village Hostel
FOUND Hotel San Francisco
3 out of 5
140 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NT$2,503 per night from Feb 2 to Feb 3

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Westfield San Francisco Centre, Warfield Theater, and SHN Curran Theatre. Orpheum ...

3.9/5Very Good! (130 reviews)

"여기 위치도 정말 시내여서 좋았고! 밤에 시끄럽고 그런 것도 없었어요! 침구류 다 깔끔하고 벌레, 곰팡이, 냄새 없었습니다- 추천해요 :)"…"

Reviewed on 2020/12/5

FOUND Hotel San Francisco
DC Crashpad
2 out of 5
1640 Edgeworth Ave, Daly City, CA
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Located in St. Francis, this hostel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Serramonte Center and 3 mi (4.8 km) from San Francisco State University. San Francisco Zoo and Golden ...

2.6/5 (113 reviews)

"Communal atmosphere. Warm and welcoming staff. So-so beds"…"

Reviewed on 2020/11/23

DC Crashpad
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Amsterdam Hostel
2 out of 5
749 Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NT$1,541 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Grace Cathedral and SHN Curran Theatre. Van Ness Avenue and The Regency Ballroom ...

3.1/5 (366 reviews)

"I had a nice experience!"…"

Reviewed on 2020/10/21

Amsterdam Hostel
Music City Hotel
1.5 out of 5
1353 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NT$1,681 per night from Jan 29 to Jan 30

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of The Regency Ballroom and Great American Music Hall. Lombard Street and Haight Street ...

3.2/5 (324 reviews)
Musicians and Artist Hotel

"Cool vibe great location staff were kind and the rooms were perfect thank you Music city hotel"…"

Reviewed on 2020/9/26

Music City Hotel
European Hostel
1.5 out of 5
761 Minna Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NT$1,412 per night from Jan 29 to Jan 30

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Orpheum Theater, Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, and Van Ness Avenue. Asian Art Museum ...

2.5/5 (405 reviews)

"Very relaxed vibe about the place. Was a bit too noisy through the night though."…"

Reviewed on 2020/10/18

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Pacific Tradewinds Hostel
2 out of 5
680 Sacramento St, San Francisco, CA
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Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of 555 California Street and Embarcadero Center. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art ...

Pacific Tradewinds Hostel
HI San Francisco Downtown Hostel
2 out of 5
312 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA
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Located in Downtown San Francisco, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 10-minute walk of SHN Curran Theatre, Westfield San Francisco Centre, and Warfield Theater. ...

4.4/5Excellent! (34 reviews)

"I liked the elevator. It has an old system. Hostel is a good choice"…"

Reviewed on 2020/10/24

HI San Francisco Downtown Hostel
Minna Hotel
2 out of 5
509 Minna Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NT$2,118 per night from Feb 2 to Feb 3

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of San Francisco Federal Building and Warfield Theater. Orpheum Theater and Westfield ...

3.1/5 (793 reviews)

"Conveniently located to what I need food buses my job"…"

Reviewed on 2020/6/27

Minna Hotel
Elite Inn
1.5 out of 5
116 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA
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Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is steps from Golden Gate Theatre and Warfield Theater. Orpheum Theater and Westfield San Francisco Centre are ...

2.9/5 (25 reviews)

"The decorations in the room were nice and the bed was comfortable. There is a flight of stairs before the check-in, which is not ideal for a large amount of luggage. There is a locked gate on the outside of the building, so it felt safe."…"

Reviewed on 2020/8/29

Elite Inn
Europa Hostel
1.5 out of 5
226 6th Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NT$13,970 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Warfield Theater and Westfield San Francisco Centre. Moscone Convention Center and ...

2.5/5 (239 reviews)

"Good customer service and they are very nice . I look forward to going back soon"…"

Reviewed on 2020/12/13

Europa Hostel
Adelaide Hostel
2 out of 5
5 Isadora Duncan Lane, San Francisco, CA
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Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of SHN Curran Theatre, Warfield Theater, and Westfield San Francisco Centre. Orpheum ...

3.9/5Good! (504 reviews)

"Ended up with my own room. Staff was friendly. Great inexpensive option."…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/25

Adelaide Hostel
HI San Francisco City Center
1.5 out of 5
685 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA
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Located in Downtown San Francisco, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Van Ness Avenue, Orpheum Theater, and San Francisco City Hall. Asian ...

HI San Francisco City Center
The Sentient SF
1.5 out of 5
179 Julian Ave, San Francisco, CA
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Located in Mission District, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Van Ness Avenue and Mission Dolores Park. San Francisco City Hall and Orpheum Theater ...

2/5 (12 reviews)
Sharing toilets if beyond 60 yrs old, bad choice!

"I tried to stay in this hotel where you share the bathrooms, but it's not for me. I am at an age where I usually go to bathroom at least once between 11pm-6am, most nights. You have to wake up enough to take your own toilet tissue, disinfectant spray to toilet seat or seat covers. The showers were ..."…"

Reviewed on 2015/7/6

The Sentient SF
20Mission SF
2 out of 5
3491 20th St, San Francisco, CA
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Located in Mission District, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Haight Street, Mission Dolores Park, and Castro Street. San Francisco City Hall and Orpheum ...

20Mission SF
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Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf

Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf

4 out of 5
2500 Mason St, San Francisco, CA
The price is NT$2,663 per night from Feb 3 to Feb 4
4.1/5Very Good! (2,258 reviews)

"Suenan mucho las otras habitaciones Suenan mucho las otras habitaciones"…"

Reviewed on 2021/1/25

Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf
Hilton San Francisco Financial District

Hilton San Francisco Financial District

4 out of 5
750 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA
The price is NT$3,073 per night from Jan 29 to Jan 30
3.8/5Good! (2,465 reviews)

"Clean Room, nice view. There aren't any amenities in the rooms due to COVID-19 (No ice, No Garbage bags, curfew at 10PM)"…"

Reviewed on 2021/1/26

Hilton San Francisco Financial District
InterContinental San Francisco

InterContinental San Francisco

4.5 out of 5
888 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA
The price is NT$3,311 per night from Jan 30 to Jan 31
4.2/5Excellent! (1,352 reviews)

"We upgraded to a corner view room but it smelled like cigarettes with odor. The staff was noted and switched us to a different room and waived the charge. I saw the staff spraying the lobby as their Covid cleaning. They were all very nice and professional."…"

Reviewed on 2021/1/5

InterContinental San Francisco
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in San Francisco?
By going with a hostel you can cut your spending on lodging and set aside more of your money for sightseeing during your stay. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its museums and theaters.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look identical, but these dorm-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget-friendly prices, and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in San Francisco?
Ready to book a hostel? These options have the best reviews from our guests and might be a good place to start looking: FOUND Hotel San Francisco - Located steps from Westfield San Francisco Centre. Property features include free WiFi, a restaurant, and 2 bars/lounges. Rooms come with towels, free toiletries, and linens. DC Crashpad - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Rooms come with towels, free toiletries, and lockers. Orange Village Hostel - Located steps from SHN Curran Theatre. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find showers and lockers in all rooms. HI San Francisco Downtown Hostel - Located steps from SHN Curran Theatre. Property features include free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find towels, lockers, and desks in all rooms. Amsterdam Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of California St & Taylor St Stop and Powell St & Bush St Stop. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as laundry facilities. You’ll find showers in all rooms.
How many hostels will I be able to find in San Francisco?
If you’re hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in San Francisco, one of Expedia’s 13 hostels could be a great choice for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in San Francisco?
The weather is important when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s a little information about the local climate: The hottest months are usually September and October with an average temp of 61°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 53°F. Average annual precipitation for San Francisco is 23 inches.
What is there to see and do in San Francisco?
In general, San Francisco is known for its museums, theaters, and architecture. Major attractions include San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Orpheum Theater, and San Francisco City Hall. Get out into nature with places like Twin Peaks, Presidio of San Francisco, and Golden Gate Park. Cultural attractions include Exploratorium, California Academy of Sciences, and SHN Curran Theatre.
What's the best way to get to and around San Francisco while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around San Francisco in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO), 11.9 mi (19.1 km) away. An alternative is Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK), which is 11.8 mi (19.1 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you may want to make use of public transit. Take advantage of metro transit at Powell St & Geary Blvd Stop, Powell St & Post St Stop, and Powell St & O’Farrell St Stop. To see more of the surrounding area, catch a train at San Francisco Station, 22nd Street Station, or Bayshore Station.