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711 Post Street, San Francisco, San Francisco, USA

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88%

Rating
3271 Total Reviews
  • 81%Value For Money
  • 92%Security
  • 88%Location
  • 88%Staff
  • 88%Atmosphere
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 89%Facilities

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89%

Everything ok. Nice hostel. The staff could be friendlier.


97%

I will have no doubts in coming back if needing to visit the Bay area again.


94%

This hostel was great! It was a little expensive but it did include a substantial breakfast (pancakes you can make, bread/toast, fruit, juice, tea & coffee). The rooms and bunk beds were really comfy & well designed. The bathrooms were always clean and plenty of them around. The staff were friendly and there was a good atmosphere in the common areas. Free wifi and use of ipads, as well as vending machines. Really enjoyed my stay!!


94%

I was extremely happy with my stay here. The facilities were great and very logically laid out. In the rooms, there was sufficient space, and each bed had a privacy divider as well as a light and outlet. The staff was also very friendly and helpful, and the hostel was in a great location-- just blocks away from Union Square.


97%

The Location is very good, close to market street and Union square. Staff is friendly and helpful and the bathrooms were always clean.


74%

Despite a nice staff, if you book via hostelworld you will have a little surprise at the front desk when you arrive (the website says that taxes are included in the price...they are not....)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Thank you for the compliment about the staff. We regret that you were unaware of the added taxes, but it does state on the hostelworld site in three locations that prices listed are without taxes. Unfortunately the confirmation from hostelworld does not state this and misleads guests. We've asked them repeatedly to make it clear that prices are without taxes, but they seem unwilling to make this more clear. We hope you enjoyed your stay otherwise.

86%

Very good hostel EVEN if my room had a bad smell and it was very difficult to ventillate.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Thanks for the kind words despite the 'aroma' issue. We'll contact you separately to see if we can pinpoint the problem.

83%

Breakfast could be a little more robust. The area can be a little sketchy because of the massive amount of homeless people but I guess that's downtown San Francisco? The hostel offers many things for the visitor to do which I thought was neat.


80%

Great facilities. Some staffs are great. Some are not so. The price is a bit expensive for hostel but is certainly good value for money.


94%

This is what more hostels should aim to be. The facilities are good, the bathrooms re plentiful and most importantly, the staff are helpful and lovely. I'd highly recommend this place!


97%

This hostel was amazing and more like a hotel than a hostel. The staff was amazing and I was incredibly lucky to have such nice roommates as well. There are a number of homeless people in the area but that will happen in any city in the United States. You are in no way in danger. I would definitely go back to this hostel again. There are a ton of perks and for what you pay it's a great deal!


94%

Best hostel i have ever stayed. Really nice stuff, clean hostel with an awsome kitchen and a lot of rooms to hang out. It's also the perfect place to meet new people. The hostel does also really cool events every day. An other point is the huge and delicous breakfast.


97%

Awesome staff, and VERY clean. Very good value!


89%

Great place to stay, central San Fran within walking distance of everything. One comment however - room 106 is too hot to sleep in at night! It has two fans, but they do not reach the people in the room. It requires a proper wall fan. I ended up sleeping in the movie room a couple of nights because it was too hot in the room.

Owner Comment (Hide)
oh my. we are really sorry you found the room too hot...we would have been happy to change your room if another bed was available. We will look into this issue immediately. thank you for the great scores despite this. Happy Travels to you.

63%

Not enough silver ware Kitchen closes at 11pm Breakfast is very crowded plus all fruits are cut in half


86%

It Was really great staying at usa hostel. Staff were very kind. And i've met awesome People. It has a very nice atmosphere. I recommend It 100%. I wish I could have stayed more time!

  • 7th May 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Argentina
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Thanks so much for the kind comments!

80%

This hostel would be perfect if it had a terrace or some other place where you can go outside and if it was in one of the more popular places in San Francisco.

Owner Comment (Hide)
We wish we had an outside terrace as well! There is a 'parklet' across the street where guests can get a coffee and hang out, but outdoor space is hard to come by in SF.

100%

By far, one of the best hostels I've stayed in... and that's a lot to say! It's all in the details and "how" they do it. Absolutely recommendable!

Owner Comment (Hide)
We love when guests notice the details. We're all travelers too and try to think about what we'd want in a hostel and then give that to the guests!

63%

Kitchen closes at night


100%

Flawless hostel.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Thanks mate!

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