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Adelaide Hostel

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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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hostel has a very convenient position, located a couple of blocks from Union Sq. and 3-4 blocks from the closest BART station (Powell St). I would say it's safe, may get a bit dodgy at night because of the homeless people at the end of the street but I personally experienced no problems. It's in the Tenderloin, which is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Adelaide for as long as I could and it was great! There was always lots of food at the free breakfast, I never made it to the free dinners twice a week though. The rooms were clean and the lockers provided were actually big enough to fit my massive bag in!! The bathrooms are cleaned daily... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hi, I can't say enough about this hostel. Friendly reception, helpful staff, clean rooms and comfortable beds, lots of great activities for guests during the week. It's also a great location to downtown with nearby metro, tram and bus services and just a 15 minute walk to downtown. What more can I say. I would highly recommend this to hostel... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Reading Lonely Planet before my trip left me no doubt that the Adelaide Hostel would be a good choice for my stay in San Francisco. So I booked a dorm bed on their website and looked forward to my first night on my California road trip. When I arrived at the small courtyard where the entrance is located I was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was stuck in another state with my passport in a bag of mine in the storage room. I needed it urgently, so I called a friendly staff member at the hostel, who went out of her way to send the passport express to me. I received my passport earlier than expected and flew back to stay there again. It's... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The things i liked the most about this hostel are the breakfast with plenty of choice, and the beds that have curtains which give you privacy and help prevent your neighbors from waking up. I stayed in both mixed dorm and female dorm and the latter was more spacious and comfortable. Recommended!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Adelaide Hostel is great and their staff are soo helpful! First night we got there, they'd made an error in our reservation that resulted in our room being given away. When we were trying to check in late at night after arriving in SF we were none too happy, but they arranged for us to stay the night around the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little difficult to find at first, but a quiet and charming hostel. Breakfast included is a great perk, as is the location and coupons you can use at bike rentals nearby (and other attractions). I also found the beds comfortable and enjoyed the thoughtfulness of the space - my bed had its own light, plug ins, shelf and a... More

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11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here some nights, used the laundry facilities, needed a printer in between, checked out for a night and used their storage room and then came back and everything without any problem at all. The breakfast is so much better than any other included one we ever saw (in this price range) before. Only the rooms were a bit... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I couldn't fault the Adelaide hostel. The rooms (we stayed in both a dorm and a private room during our stay) were excellent and the breakfasts in the communal kitchen really enjoyable.Everyone - staff and fellow guests alike - were extremely friendly and welcoming. Particular thanks to Teresa and William who helped to make our time in San Francisco even... More

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Address: 5 Isadora Duncan Lane, San Francisco, CA 94102 (Formerly Adelaide Inn)
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 25
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