HI - San Francisco, City Center Hostel, San Francisco

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Built as a hotel, City Center features dorm rooms (4-5 beds) and private rooms each with private full bathroom. On site programs include weekly dinner, free walking tours and other events. Large communal kitchen has dishes, cookware and two large commercial stoves. Our staff prides itself on friendly and professional service. We welcome everyone to City Center.

Location and Contact


• Directions By Car: Located at 685 Ellis St., between Hyde & Larkin St..
• Directions By Bus: Transbay Terminal, 1½ miles. Go southeast on First towards Mission, turn right on mission, turn right on 3rd. 3rd becomes Kearny, turn left onto Geary, turn left onto Hyde, turn right onto Ellis. A 30 minute walk, taxi approx. $7
• Directions By Airport: Take a "Lorries" shuttle van to the hostel or take SAM-TRANS Bus # 292 to Transbay Terminal in city. Take Muni bus #38 to Hyde St. and Geary St.. Cross Geary St. and walk 2 blocks south on Hyde St. to Ellis St. Take a right on Ellis St. From US HWY 101 (Van Ness): East on O'Farrell St. 3 blocks to Hyde St., right on Hyde St., right on Ellis St. The hostel is located @ 685 Ellis St., between Hyde & Larkin St..



Address: 685 Ellis Street, Downtown, San Francisco, California, USA

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Website HI - San Francisco, City Center Hostel San Francisco www.sfhostels.com
Phone Number: +1 (415) 474-5721
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Facilities and Amenities

Groups (10+ people)

Party Hostel

Solo Traveller




Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Bike Rental

City Tours

Lockers in Lobby

Luggage Storage


24 Hour Security



Board Games

Cable TV

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments

Currency Exchange



Hair Dryers

Hot Showers



Lounge Area

Movie Library/Rental


Wheelchair Accessible

Checkout: 11:00 (11 AM)

Curfew: No Curfew

Lockout: No

Minimum Stay: 1 night

Open Dates: All Year

Reception Hours: 24 Hours

Size: Very Large (100+ beds)


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