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HI San Francisco - Fisherman's Wharf

Building #240, Fort Mason, San Francisco, USA, Distance from city centre: 2.8km

Rating: 83% from 28 reviews

  • 83%Atmosphere
  • 85%Staff
  • 87%Security
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 92%Location
  • 81%Value for money
  • 77%Facilities

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  • Extremely noisy dorm, beds were terrible; so soft it almost felt like sinking into a swamp.
  • 51%
  • 16 Jul 2016 Katie Netherlands
  • I enjoyed my stay. I loved that the rooms were locked it made me feel much more secure. The location was amazing so easy to walk down to the piers.
  • 100%
  • 10 Jul 2016 Anonymous Canada
  • Loved the location, staff was great, good free breakfast, good value overal. The only thing I would change is having breakfast down stairs in the kitchen as the restaurant was a little crowded every morning. Bathrooms where dirty at times, but where cleaned daily! The heat was on in early June which made it hard to sleep sometimes, but very quiet and overall I slept good. Since I was traveling alone it was really nice being able to talk to people from all around the world. Highly recommend
  • 94%
  • 04 Jun 2016 Donald USA
  • I hadn't stayed at the Fisherman's Wharf hostel for a number of years. It was as pleasant and friendly as I remembered. I appreciated they accommodated my new knee with a lower bunk in an 8 women dorm. Breakfast was delicious.
  • 97%
  • 31 May 2016 Anonymous USA
  • The location was great and the directions to the hostel, found on the internet page, were perfect. This hostel is old but in good repair. Very high ceilings which causes noise to be at a higher level. Taking a nap was not in the cards. The complimentary breakfast was nice, but our room was close to the dining area so the early birds were noisy. The café staff was not very caring and really rude. Dinner meal was never ready on time and they seemed confused as to the menu for the nite.
  • 80%
  • 22 Feb 2016 Susan USA
  • 1. Time of silence in the evening is to late. 2. If t staff would inform every newcomer to prepare the bed before time of silence, there would be less noise when one wants to sleep. 3. One small indirect light in the dorm would be great.
  • 57%
  • 11 Dec 2015 Anonymous Switzerland
  • Is a excelent hostel, i recommend it 100 percent. The only problem were Mattresses that were a little soft.
  • 94%
  • 01 Nov 2015 Anonymous Argentina
  • I love hosteling. For me it is the best of everthing, meeting people globally, sharing ideas, good value for people on a budget. The rich surround themselves with people out doing and competition with each other. Hosetlers surround themselves with vibrant, interesting people wanting to share and learn from one another at a decent price.
  • 97%
  • 28 Oct 2015 Carole USA
  • Staff was really unenthusiastic and not exactly helpful unless you asked the right questions. It was very uncharacteristic of hostel staff behavior.
  • 66%
  • 12 Oct 2015 Christina Canada
  • I think it's better if there are plugs for each bed.
  • 71%
  • 21 Sep 2015 Misaki Japan
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