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Worksop, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The location of this hostel is down some back streets in the more dangerous side of San Francisco. Although it is fairly easy to access from the airport, be aware of your surroundings as people loiter on the streets. The hostel itself does not feel very safe. It is very dirty, the carpets desperately needed a hoover, marks on the...

Thank heath_danielle
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Well it could be worse. The place is a bit run down and the carpet smells in every floor. The surrounding neighborhood is not great, so girls better stay in groups. Don't expect anything fancy, you get what you pay for. If you have balls of steal and a budget it does it's job but for everyone else spend few...

Thank Seb S
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Pros: ------ Budget hostel for a backpacker. Close to the city center. Cons: ------- Staff is not co-operative and not friendly. Beds are not clean. Shared bathroom is very small. It is located in the very dangerous alley of San Francisco where the crime rate is too high. Very unsafe. Had a hard time in locating this hostel inside the...

Thank Rameez_CoolZero
Yateley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Decent price considering the cost of everything in San Francisco but the location is in quite a dodgy area so it's not great if you're travelling alone. Also some of the people staying at the hostel were a bit creepy so once again, not great if you're alone! Had all of the necessary facilities and was fine for a short...

Thank aliceshattock
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 30 June 2016

For those who have not been to San Francisco in the past few years, it has become prohibitively expensive. This little guest house, which is not far from 9th street Bart and Muni transit stations is easy to get to and costs very little in comparison to the expensive rates you'll normally find in today's San Fransisco. This is a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Stayed here in May 2016. I felt very unsafe walking around directly outside hostel. The bathrooms were unclean and staff not friendly or helpful. Bedroom was very cramped. Would not recommend this hostel to anyone.

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1Thank 541erobinson
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

If I could give this hostel zero stars I would!!! Without a doubt the worst place I've ever been. The rooms were vile, the toilets and shower area were grim and dirty. The bunk beds were dirty and extremely unsafe to use and were duck taped up. I never expect amazing accommodation when I pay cheap prices, however, this was...

1Thank MichelleScotland15
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

A good hostel should be a friendly, welcoming, clean environment to which explore a new city. Sadly AAE SF is none of these! It is dirty, dated and lacks any sort of charm. We were in a dorm room of 4 which was tiny, cramped and got sweltering hot at night time with no ventilation. The carpet was dirty and...

2Thank Walkabou
Evansville, Indiana
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This hostel was the cheapest place available in San Francisco. It was fairly close to a BART station which was helpful when coming from the airport. It is also a short walk away from several bus stops. However, the part of town it is in is quite dodgy. There are beggars and homeless people everywhere. As a young woman, I...

1Thank emilymarie21
Reviewed 1 January 2016

that could be found through world wide web in San Francisco. However the quality of accomodation is not even close to two stars declared. The rooms are tiny, two-floored beds are shaky, which really felt when person above or below you is moving, rooms are tiny, not even a hook to handle some closes, some rooms are very cold in...

1Thank Mikhail G

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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 neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighbourhoods 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 European Guest House

Address: 761 Minna St, San Francisco, CA 94103-2707
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range: €29 - €84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — European Guest House 1.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Ask for a room not on the fourth floor to avoid the noise made by people who want to go out onto the roof at night.”
emilymarie21, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Awful place!”
736lizr, 20 May 2015 | Read review
“Steep stairs up to the fourth floor, but youhave access to the roof, which was a nice place to make phone calls from.”
MaryK70, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Get a private room, much better!”
tomhR2798AS, 28 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Buy WD40 to oil your bed unless you'd like to be woken up every 3 seconds.”
Fliss1994, 3 May 2014 | Read review
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