Hostels in San Francisco, CA

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San Francisco, CA
Jun 29 — Jun 302
San Francisco, CA
Wed 6/29
Thu 6/30

Top hostels in San Francisco

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Best neighborhoods to book a hostel in San Francisco

Below are the average prices for hostels in the most popular neighborhoods in San Francisco


$61 - $101

CHEAPEST NEIGHBORHOOD IN SAN FRANCISCOSoMa24% cheaperHostels in SoMa are the cheapest in San Francisco at just $61 per night on average
MOST EXPENSIVE NEIGHBORHOOD IN SAN FRANCISCOUnion Square Area20% more expensiveUnion Square Area has the highest priced hostels in San Francisco with rooms averaging $101 per night
MOST POPULAR NEIGHBORHOOD IN SAN FRANCISCOTenderloin42% more users visitedMore momondo users search for hostels in Tenderloin than any other neighborhood in San Francisco

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Hostels in popular neighborhoods in San Francisco

Below are the most popular neighborhoods in San Francisco to stay in, as well as some of the best hostels in each area

When to book a hostel in San Francisco

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Low SeasonNovembercheapest month to stay
High SeasonAprilmost expensive time to stay
74%expected price decrease
80%expected price increase


$29 - $530

Highest day of weekWednesdayis the most expensive day of the week to book
Cheapest day of weekMondayis the cheapest day of the week to book
$87is the average per night cost for a hostel on this day
$50is the average per night cost for a hostel on this day

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Information about staying in San Francisco

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$85/night is the average cost of a hostel in San Francisco. For weekly and monthly stays in San Francisco, expect to pay $459/week and $2,248/month respectively. The cheapest nightly rate in San Francisco found by momondo was $49.

Past guests of hostels in San Francisco have typically stayed in the city for 2 days. A 2-days stay at a San Francisco hostel usually costs $170.

Typically, a hostel in San Francisco costs $85/night. Hostel prices are 30% less expensive than 2 star hotels, 57% less expensive than 3 star hotels, and 71% less expensive than 4 star hotels. Hostels would be considered a very good deal compared to 2 star, 3 star, or 4 star hotels.

Our users who have stayed at San Francisco hostels have rated it a 7.2 out of 10. That rating is typically better than 1-star (6.1) and 2-star (6.6) hotels in San Francisco. Those looking for an affordable stay in San Francisco, who are also concerned with quality, should consider a hostel.

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