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Green Tortoise Hostel - San Francisco

494 Broadway, San Francisco, CA 94133-4515
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Gonna be a short but sweet review. Amazing hostel, central location. The strip clubs close by are a bit sketchy but I felt very safe. They lock the front door at 7:30 so you have to be buzzed in which is great security. Free breakfast every morning. And oh my; the free dinners three times a week was the best... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Although it sounds expensive at $40 a night for a 4bed dorm I would definitely recommend this place! Breakfast included and free vegetarian dinners 3 nights a week plus many other awesome extras like great wifi, free massage chairs and lots of helpful staff! There are many activities run from the hostel...at least one every day and night. Our room... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for three nights following our Canyons of the West tour with the Green Tortoise Adventure Travel for 9 nights (which was hell for us - accommodation wise as they have packed 36 people in one bus - but that's another story..) Have booked our accommodation way before 3 months in advance..as we are travelling as a couple and... More

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Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place had a great vibe with really helpful staff, the free breakfast was great and well organised food, some other Aussie had even left vegemite out! To be honest it was a little expensive for a hostel $40 a night for a dorm bed and our room was quite hot and stuffy. Really cool dining area though, with booths... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here on two occasions - the first in an 8 bed dorm for 2 nights and then again in a private 3 bedroom for 5 nights. Rooms were clean and so were the many bathrooms available for your use. Staff are friendly, helpful and very knowledgeable. Atmosphere is great and it's the perfect place if you want to meet... More

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St. Moritz, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff is great and very helpful - atmosphere is also very cool and it's a good place to meet new people. It's located directly in China town with save neighborhood. There are no homeless people lying around in front of the hostel. Dorms are very clean but small - there are enough bathrooms around which more or less also clean.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I only stayed for a night but the staff were very friendly, my roommates were friendly, everyone was welcoming. The rooms are clean and well organised. The bathrooms were spacious. It was a nice stay.

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fantastic hostel with a great atmosphere, and feels a big fun share house of sorts. The staff are super friendly and helpful, and make you feel part of the hostel - there are free dinner nights, cool events always happening, breakfast everyday and cool chill out places. Hostel has a great location for food! Little Italy provides... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Firstly, I don't want to be overly scathing about it as im sure everyone has an off day, and on another day it would probably be good, but that being said, it is the only hostel i've ever left. The Hostel was cramped and dingy and the carpets stink, you cant fit two people down the corridor side by side... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good value for money. Plenty of bathrooms, breakfast included in the price and dry sauna as well. Plus they have friendly staff who helped me with everything I needed (thx Joe and the other guy who had shift with you on August 31).

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Additional Information about Green Tortoise Hostel - San Francisco

Address: 494 Broadway, San Francisco, CA 94133-4515
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 40
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