We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1087 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 (Civic Center)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Aida Hotel to your Saves list
Aida Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
25%
Ranked #206 of 236 Hotels in San Francisco
Write a Review

166 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    7
    18
    51
    46
    44
See reviews for
23
33
35
18
Rating summary
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (26)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Brooklyn Park
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel taught me so much about the importance of research. We went on a whim. Booked 2 days prior. Saw a good price and clicked buy. When you drive up, you immediately know that you are not going to walk anywhere in this part of town. Then you walk in the door and you say to yourself "what the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Monterey, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I typically do not write online reviews but I've never had an experience as bad as this one so I felt like I had just had to leave feedback. Whatever you do, DO NOT STAY HERE. The cost was so high for such a dump. The place is a total dive. The area is pretty bad. There is no place... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This budget hotel was great. It had everything I was looking for: Right next to BART and MUNI stations, close to museums, elevator, very clean, spacious room, free tea and coffee, ATM in lobby, and the front desk was extremely helpful. The lady booked an airport shuttle for me which was nice. I will definitely stay again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
california
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to say that this wouldn't have been the area I would've selected to stay in a hotel, but I get what I got. Aida is old & has that old smell to it, but it was built in 1912. They cannot change to make the hotel look like new because it is a Historical Landmark. Very ornate in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Southern California
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Reasonable price (by San Francisco standard) but the hotel does not have parking. I ended up leaving my car in a parking structure that cost $46 per night (several choices nearby, average $35-$55 per 24 hour). Coffee and tea available all day long. Drug stores and fast food restaurants all around. Unfortunately, many many homeless people loitering day and night.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Salt Lake City, Utah
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
3 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The good news: a block from the BART Central Plaza station, 20 minute walk to Moscone. The average news: the beds are not bad, there's good pressured hot water and they have towels. The bad news is there is no AC or fan (to drown out the Market Street sounds), no desk, table or counter (where do you put you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Heidelberg, Germany
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The location is great, the price is lower than on average for San-Francisco. On the other hand the rooms are not very clean and there is a strong smell of dust. Plus one can here everything what happens in the neighboring room ...

Review collected in partnership with BudgetPlaces

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Seremban, Malaysia
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

But everything else is not I'm afraid. The room is small, the shared bathroom is also small. The area of the hotel might not be safe late at night but the tramp stops right in front of the hotel which is extremely convenient.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Calgary, Canada
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Looking for a hotel in the area we wished to stay proved to be hard to come by and also very expensive. For the price we paid, we felt this hotel provided value for cost. Upon reading other negative reviews we feel we must add our positive opinion. There are a few things paid accommodation must supply: A descent bed,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

After reading some of the online reviews of this place, I wasn't sure what to expect. However, I was pleasantly surprised when I stayed here recently. Yes, it is an older property, and yes, it is on Market Street in the less desirable Tenderloin area of San Francisco, but the hotel is extremely clean, and the staff is very nice.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Aida Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Aida Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Aida Hotel

Address: 1087 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Civic Center
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Aida Hotel 2*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Booking.com, Expedia, Odigeo, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Tingo, Priceline, Hotel.de, Otel, Agoda and Venere so you can book your Aida Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Aida Hotel San Francisco

42 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (38)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (14)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (12)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in San Francisco with
any amenities