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Featured Hostels in Redwood City

FOUND Hotel San Francisco
3 out of 5
140 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $89 per night

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Westfield San Francisco Centre, Warfield Theater, and SHN Curran Theatre. Orpheum ...

4/5Very Good! (110 reviews)

"The location is excellent for the neighborhood. THere is no breakfast but the Hilton has a cafe. The Staff is fun and nice."…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

FOUND Hotel San Francisco
Minna Hotel
2 out of 5
509 Minna Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $63 per night

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of San Francisco Federal Building and Warfield Theater. Orpheum Theater and Westfield ...

3.1/5 (787 reviews)

"Conveniently located to what I need food buses my job"…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

Minna Hotel
DC Crashpad
2 out of 5
1640 Edgeworth Ave, Daly City, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $17 per night

Located in St. Francis, this hostel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Serramonte Center and 3 mi (4.8 km) from San Francisco State University. San Francisco Zoo and Golden ...

3.6/5Good! (46 reviews)

"It's a very nice place to stay. It's always clean and they treat you like family. The Property manger Demarcus is really cool and friendly. we had a great July 4th bbq."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

DC Crashpad
Europa Hostel
1.5 out of 5
226 6th Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $44 per night

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Warfield Theater and Westfield San Francisco Centre. Moscone Convention Center and ...

2.5/5 (234 reviews)

"Staff was very friendly!"…"

Reviewed on May 3, 2020

Europa Hostel
European Hostel
1.5 out of 5
761 Minna Street, San Francisco, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $22 per night

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Orpheum Theater, Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, and Van Ness Avenue. Asian Art Museum ...

2.5/5 (400 reviews)

"please clean, vaccum roo a"…"

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2020

European Hostel
Orange Village Hostel
1.5 out of 5
411 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $88 per night

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of SHN Curran Theatre, Warfield Theater, and Westfield San Francisco Centre. Orpheum ...

3.7/5Good! (656 reviews)

"It was nice to have a free breakfast every morning (no butter/spread but toast, bagels, jam and juice for vegans) and the use of laundry facilities. We stayed in a private twin room with a private bathroom which was just enough for the two of us. It was rather loud at night and the early hours with ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Orange Village Hostel
Elite Inn
1.5 out of 5
116 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA
The price is $68 per night

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is steps from Golden Gate Theatre and Warfield Theater. Orpheum Theater and Westfield San Francisco Centre are ...

2.8/5 (24 reviews)

"This property was in a very bad area. Unfortuantely i did nit get to stay at the hotel because i didnt have 250$ cash deposit for the hotel. But one thing that was weird is she showed me soneones cash deposit to prove to me that they charge a 26l50 cash deposit. And i didnt buy it for the simple ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2019

Elite Inn
HI San Francisco Downtown Hostel
2 out of 5
312 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA
The price is $98 per night

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of SHN Curran Theatre, Westfield San Francisco Centre, and Warfield Theater. San Francisco ...

4.4/5Excellent! (33 reviews)
Perfect for budget, short stay

"I stayed at 4-bed female only dorm. Room is clean and nice. There is no bathroom inside the room so during rush hour the shared bathroom could get busy. Breakfast was better than the most of the hostels I've stayed at. Staff are friendly. Great location!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

HI San Francisco Downtown Hostel
Adelaide Hostel
2 out of 5
5 Isadora Duncan Lane, San Francisco, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $160 per night

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of SHN Curran Theatre, Warfield Theater, and Westfield San Francisco Centre. Orpheum ...

3.9/5Good! (504 reviews)

"Ended up with my own room. Staff was friendly. Great inexpensive option."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Adelaide Hostel
DC Crashpad
1640, Edgeworth Avenue,Daly City, Daly City, CA
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Located in St. Francis, this hostel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Serramonte Center and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from San Francisco State University. San Francisco Zoo and ...

DC Crashpad
HI Pescadero Pigeon Point Lighthouse
2 out of 5
210 Pigeon Point Road, Pescadero, CA
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Situated by the ocean, this eco-friendly hostel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Pigeon Point Lighthouse and within 9 mi (15 km) of Pescadero State Beach and Ano Nuevo ...

HI Pescadero Pigeon Point Lighthouse
HI Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel
2 out of 5
16th Street and Highway 1, Montara, CA
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Nestled on the beach, this Montara hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Montara State Beach and JV Fitzgerald Marine Reserve. Gray Whale Cove State Beach and Devils ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (123 reviews)

"Cute hostel in the building next to the lighthouse. Full kitchen, clean bathroom, clean bedding. Felt safe and secure. Happy to have found this place!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

HI Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel
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Other property types in Redwood City

Pullman San Francisco Bay
Pullman San Francisco Bay
4 out of 5
223 Twin Dolphin Dr, Redwood City, CA
The price is $113 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,867 reviews)

"The view was amazing, the room was nice and clean, the beds were more comfortable then my own. Loved that its not located in a residential neighborhood."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Pullman San Francisco Bay
Good Nite Inn - Redwood City
Good Nite Inn - Redwood City
2.5 out of 5
485 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA
The price is $77 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (822 reviews)

"Spotless rooms, convenient location, welcoming staff"…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Good Nite Inn - Redwood City
Days Inn by Wyndham Redwood City
Days Inn by Wyndham Redwood City
2 out of 5
2650 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA
The price is $63 per night
3.1/5 (266 reviews)

"My Stay was not bad. The surrounding area needs much inprovments."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Redwood City
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for low-cost places to stay in Redwood City, a hostel in town might be a great option. These dorm-style accommodations come in quite a few forms, but all of them have three main qualities in common:

  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social setting
  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)

By choosing a hostel in Redwood City, you can reduce your spending on lodging and use more of your money for sightseeing during your trip. You can check out the theaters and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.

Hostels in Redwood City

Not sure where to stay in Redwood City? This hostel is popular:

Pacific Euro Hotel - Property features include free WiFi, tour/ticket assistance, and laundry facilities. You'll find hair dryers and desks in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Redwood City?

The weather can be important when you're experiencing new places, so here's some information about the local climate:

  • The hottest months are typically July and June, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 67° F and nighttime temperatures average 40° F
  • April-June: 82° F is the daytime average and 45° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 82° F and nighttime averages are around 53° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 78° F during the day and 40° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 19.88 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Redwood City?

Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might enjoy these places:

Top Sights
  • Computer History Museum
  • Mavericks
  • California's Great America
Natural Features
  • Marlin Park
  • Huddart Park
  • San Francisco Bay
Cultural Attractions
  • Fox Theatre
  • Hiller Aviation Museum
  • Museum of San Carlos History

In general, Redwood City is known for its:

  • Cafés
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Theater
  • Entertainment
  • Live music
  • Opera

How to Get to Redwood City and Around the Area

You can find the nearest airport in San Carlos, CA (SQL), 2.3 mi (3.6 km) away from the city center. Another option is Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County), situated 7 mi (11.2 km) away. Once you've arrived, you may want to make use of public transit. If you're eager to explore more of the area, head over to Redwood City Station to hop on a train.

Frequently asked questions

What are the best hostels in Redwood City?
You may be able to find reasonable rates at these Redwood City accommodations, which have positive reviews from our travelers: Pullman San Francisco Bay - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool at this hotel. Good Nite Inn - Redwood City - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this hotel. Days Inn by Wyndham Redwood City - Property features at this hotel include free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk. Pacific Inn of Redwood City - Property features at this hotel include free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Courtyard by Marriott Redwood City - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Redwood City Station. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a 24-hour front desk at this motel.
What's the seasonal weather like in Redwood City?
Good weather’s always better when you’re discovering new places, so here are some stats about the seasons: The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 68°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 51°F. Average annual rainfall for Redwood City is 20 inches.
What is there to see and do in Redwood City?
Generally, Redwood City is known for its cafés, restaurants, and theaters. Major attractions include Shoreline Amphitheatre, Levi’s Stadium, and California’s Great America. Get out into nature with places like Marlin Park, Edgewood Park & Natural Preserve, and Huddart Park. Cultural attractions include Fox Theatre, Computer History Museum, and Coyote Point Park.
What's the best way to get around Redwood City?
You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC), located 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city center. An alternative is San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO), situated 12.4 mi (20 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you may want to make use of public transit. If you’re hoping to explore more of the surrounding area, make your way to Redwood City Station to take a train.

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