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San Francisco International Hostel

140 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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San Francisco International Hostel
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was here for 3 nights.. The first night I slept for 12 hours and after the travelling iv done I needed it, the only issue was sharing a bathroom in the morning, by the time I got up the shower was dirty and the toilet was blocked. As there was no window in my room I was unsure of... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So I stayed here for four nights with some friends. The only positive aspect about our stay was..... Come to think of it. Nothing really. Room was dark and musty. Cleanliness was poor. The hostel building is old and falling apart at the seams. Bathroom facilities were horrebdous. One bathroom per floor and a extra toilet (situated in a closet)... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a general rule, I'm not a fan of entirely negative reviews and I do my best never to leave them. But my experience at the SF International hostel was pretty bad, and I want to help others duplicate my mistake! I stay in hostels when I'm traveling alone and want to meet people. I don't expect luxury, but I... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This hostel is in a great location, it's inexpensive and the staff is nice. You have to check out by 10:00 but can leave your bags in the storage room until 10 pm. What I must say is that if you are taller than 5'9 this is not the place for you. You won't fit in the bed. Trust me,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I am aware of the fact that hostels are supposed to be average in terms you get what you pay for but this one was different. This one lacked a specific atmosphere and as stupid as it sounds it felt like it didn't have a soul! I've stayed at hostels worse than this yet they made a much better impression... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

The internacional hostel its awesome, the peaople its really nice, the pool table its perfect for the hostel because you can play with the other travelers and make friends, its nearby from all stuff and bus stops or train station, so if you want take the transportation you only need walk "nothing"

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This is a great place to stay if you are a young traveller and don't need/expect too much! Myself and a friend stayed here for one week and had an awesome time. We stayed in a 4 bed male dorm (2 bunks) on the 2nd floor. The room was basic but was clean, had enough room and a sink and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

You get what you pay for. The hostel is in a good location but some things do need to be considered for the future such as: 1. There's no power plugs in the bathroom or a sink on the 2nd floor - I could cope with no power plugs but no sink and soap! Extremely unhygienic. 2. There was only... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I staid at this hostel for 3 nights i mid march 2015. This was the cheaps hostel we could find, and that was our goal. We were four girls staying in a fir girls room, so I didnæt get to experience the shared dorms. The hostel has a great location, pubic transportation is close and the shopping area is right... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

It was easy to get public transportation and it was very cheap. Two out of the three nights I stayed there they gave us free beer. Just some problems with the water pressure in the showers and the wifi but generally it was a great place to stay. Very nice staff.

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