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European Hostel
European Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 761 Minna Street, San Francisco, CA
Free Cancellation
2.5/5 (317 reviews)
$89/ night for 2 guests

I liked that I was able to find this last-minute. I also liked the fact that the hotel was a bit secluded; I felt special in a way.

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2019
Orange Village Hostel
Orange Village Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 411 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (562 reviews)
$120/ night for 2 guests

It was overall good. I did run into temp tenants who were rude but I overlooked it.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2019
Elite Inn
Elite Inn
1.5 out of 5.0 116 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA
2.4/5 (219 reviews)
$58/ night for 2 guests

So, I got a killer deal with this hotel, so much so that I was terrified there would be bedbugs. I did get an odd little rash from what I think was the harsh detergents they use to clean the sheets. The place was a bit cramped but clean and well past my expectations. What I would caution people going ...

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2019
Europa Hotel
Europa Hotel
1.5 out of 5.0 310 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, CA
Free Cancellation
2.1/5 (468 reviews)
$81/ night for 2 guests

It was just ok . For price you pay for. Went overnight just for comedy show. It's mostly for people who plan to party at surrounding bars .many to choose from in walking distance. And it's next door to stripper joint otherwise then that had a good time bar hopping after comedy show

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2019
Europa Hostel
Europa Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 226 6th Street, San Francisco, CA
Free Cancellation
2.5/5 (206 reviews)
$55/ night for 2 guests

It was good for the price. Very safe building since it is covered with cameras. The owner of the place is an ex-cop. Dish tv. Comfy bed for my husband and I. Not to long of a walk to bart. Mini mart across the street. No smoking in the building whatso ever.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2019
Music City Hotel
Music City Hotel
1.5 out of 5.0 1353 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA
Free Cancellation
3.2/5 (294 reviews)
$99/ night for 2 guests

Thanks for the deal

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2019
Deluxe Inn
Deluxe Inn
1.5 out of 5.0 920 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA
2.6/5 (201 reviews)
$105/ night for 2 guests

Good enough for a 5 hour night’s sleep. Feel pretty neutral about it.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2019
Winsor Hotel
Winsor Hotel
1.5 out of 5.0 20 6th Street, San Francisco, CA
2.9/5 (432 reviews)
$80/ night for 2 guests

The location of the Winsor hotel outs abdominals perfect for me. Add to the the clean rooms and excellent staff and tu have a really nice hotel in a bad part of town!

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2018
HI San Francisco City Center
HI San Francisco City Center
1.5 out of 5.0 685 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA
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