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Auckland, New Zealand
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68 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

My room smells like, well, smelly feet. I have a window, cranked open a bit for air, the only air. The bed is comfy and I'm in it as I'm not well so it's a good job. It's quiet although the 'afternoon delight' across the small courtyard is easily discernible. It's in a rough neighbourhood SOMA, wall to wall street... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

It was worst hotel I slept in ..and they charged me twice (hope by mistake) It was stinky and only advantage was that it was close to city center. I do not recommend anybody to spend 60$ for this hotel

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

The reason i give this place a 4 stars is because its good for the type of hotel i consider this to be. First off all its a hostel people. Not the Grand Palace!. I find this to be a good suitable place for me to have my quick rendezvous. The furnishings are run down a bit but i didn't... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

I traveled to San Francisco by myself last year and stayed here. It was more than affordable, and in an excellent location. The staff was extremely helpful in helping me find my way around. Will definitely be staying here every time I go back!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Pretty run down place. Very thin walls, and not very clean. Plenty of homeless people in the area around the hostel, some of them very loud. Management seemed nice and helpful. Only place I've ever been to, that charged for storing luggage for a few hours ($5 for 1 bag) on checkout day though. You get what you pay for,... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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68 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

If homeless people, street drug addicts, urine smells, piles of collected junk on the footpaths and a reasonable location don't put you off, well ?? if having your accommodation boarded up at street level, smashed glass door out front, graffiti, hand painted signs and a buzzer set in a dirty red and yellow door, grimy carpet inside this door, chocolate... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

The quick and short of this is that if I came back to San Francisco and needed to find a budget place to stay, Europa Hostel would be one of my considerations. I got a single private room. The price was promotional at around $60+. That would be the max I would pay. I saw the same room being advertised... More 

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Humboldt County, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

I had a reservation there but did not use it. I know the city very well having lived there over 10 years and know very well how nicely SOMA is changing, but this block of 6th Street IS still scary and sketchy. It is not, as JB from San Francisco suggested in a previous review, because there are African-Americans hanging... More 

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Chemainus, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

It was a little out of the way but transit was about 15 min walk away. Carlos the owner was super amazing. He was really helpful and answered all our questions. Gave us some pretty awesome ideas on where to go and different spots to eat.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Starting with Carlos who gave us a warm welcome, this was better than I thought it would be. Though the shower and toilets are shared, one would still have privacy. The room was comfortable and clean. I felt safe inside the hotel as the doors locked and one needed to use a key or be buzzed in. Parking is not... More 

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SoMa
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighborhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighborhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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Additional Information about Europa Hostel

Address: 226 6th St, b/t Tehama St & Clementina St in SoMa, San Francisco, CA 94103-4012
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range: $63 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Europa Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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