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Stayed here in February.
The location is ok but not great if you wanna see the bridge, pier 39 or china town. The hostel is safe needing a key card to get in then you have to show it to the staff before heading upstairs....More
I stayed here for a week in two different private queen rooms.
The first was on the fourth floor was very basic, outdated but clean. They could do with double glazing as the windows did nothing to stop the draughts or block any of the...More
I stayed with a female friend in a twin private room with private en suite bath.The location is great, I felt very safe during my visit. Guests have to show their room key every time they return to the hostel, which is a nice safety...More
Location wise this place is perfect, I had a private room with a bathroom. The shower was hot, plenty of water, bed comfortable and room clean. WiFi was spot on better than I have at home ! Down side is it is on the noisy...More
Me and my friend went to this place last week end.
The position was good but there was a smell of pee in the hall, the breakfast was poor and we were at the 5 floor and the elevator was out of service.
Thank FEDERICA G
Response from HISFDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International- San Francisco/ DowntownResponded 4 weeks ago
I am very sorry to hear that we failed to meet your expectations during your recent stay with us.
The elevator breaking was quite the unexpected hardship. Although our staff (and myself) were happy to transport all luggage to and from guest rooms, even...More
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army in the Civil War, this grand square has become the city's premier shopping and entertainment district containing the largest number of upscale department stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theaters in the city. It's a large open area where tourists and locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by, enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.