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Adelaide Hostel

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5 Isadora Duncan Lane, San Francisco, CA 94102 (Formerly Adelaide Inn)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The ratio price/quality is excellent. Its location is ideal, right in the downtown. The free breakfast is good. The rooms are clean and the personel is welcoming. Congrutalations to Brenda for the unforgettable pub crawl!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for the first night we were in SF. We were picking an RV up the following day. It's a short walk from the BART, takes around ten minutes. There's storage for bags for guests who arrive before check in. The common area in this place was awesome. Cool sofas, lamps and tables. Downstairs is the kitchen and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed in a four bed room with my friends and it was a great hostel to stay in. Rooms were really spacious and was in a very good location so we could walk to union square. Definitely recommend it and would stay in it again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I spent a week in this hostel at the start of the month and then two nights at the end of the month. The hostel was very clean and spacious with great facilities. The hostel also held a number of fun activities including bar crawls and had free dinners some nights. The staff were very friendly and accommodating! It's situated... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I spent 8 nights at this hostel since I was attending a week-long conference at a nearby convention center. Overall, I had a great experience! The rooms were clean and vacuumed daily, short walk to Union Square/Moscone, and they provide free breakfast daily (typical hostel style). There were also nightly activities such as tours, bar crawls, free dinners and not... More 

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Scotland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Adelaide in September and thought it was excellent so came back to find it's still as good as ever. We stayed in a private room so can't comment on the dorms-the room was spotless and beds extremely comfortable. Bathroom 'compact and bijou' (ie pretty small) but fine. Great location in the heart of the city. Special mention... More 

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Lahore, Pakistan
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed there for couple of days. The hostel is great. It has fantastic location and staff is friendly. The downside is that it has limited number of toilets/showers on each floor. Also its a small hostel so stairs are very narrow. Other then that it was reasonably clean and it was a good experience. The also have decent breakfast... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The prices were so low, which helped as a full time student travelling. The staff were helpful with giving me ideas of places to go and things to do. I would recommend anyone wanting to stay in San Francisco on a budget to give this place a go!

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lizlora, Public Relations Manager at Adelaide Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We do strive to provide the best value in the city for travelers on a budget, and we're glad you enjoyed all of the things we offer--- we hope to see you again the next time you're in San Francisco! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

Great hostel. Great location, great price and great breakfast. I struggled to find a cheap hostel that was well located in San Francisco, luckily Adelaide hostel ticked these boxes and many more. Had an awesome time here and found it to be great spot to explore the city.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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30 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This is pretty much standard hostel, with everything you'd expect if you have ever stayed in a hostel before. Quick and easy to check-in, and the staff are helpful. There are also secure places to store luggage, bikes and such. It is also very close to main part of town, including Union square and Market street so feels more safe... More 

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