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Green Tortoise Hostel

494 Broadway, San Francisco, CA 94133

+1 415 834 1000

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based on 687 reviews

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About Green Tortoise Hostel, San Francisco

Value for money

Providing a sauna, Green Tortoise Hostel is situated in San Francisco and is a short walk from Transamerica Pyramid. It is set amongst a variety of popular nightlife options and is minutes on foot from Broadway and The Embarcadero Station. The hostel offers bicycle rental, a 24-hour reception and luggage storage. Amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi and an airport shuttle. Green Tortoise Hostel has 40 rooms, all of which are equipped with a range of amenities to ensure a comfortable stay. The hostel is under a 25-minute drive from San Francisco International Airport and Embarcadero (San Francisco) is a short walk away. 555 California Street and Coit Tower are a 10-minute stroll away.

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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Airport shuttle
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • ATM on-site
  • 24hr front desk


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Health and safety

  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Evening entertainment
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table


  • Landmark view
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • ATM on-site
  • Key access
  • 24hr front desk


  • Shared kitchen
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed


  • Sauna

Places of interest near Green Tortoise Hostel

Attractions in San Francisco, California curated by momondo

Green Tortoise Hostel location: 494 Broadway, San Francisco, CA 94133


555 California Street0.4 mi
Embarcadero0.6 mi
Union Square0.7 mi
Lombard Street0.8 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Horizon Restaurant & Lounge0.0 mi
Glow0.0 mi
Jitney's bar & grill0.0 mi
Impala0.0 mi

Green Tortoise Hostel Reviews

GreatBased on 687 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Very friendly and helpful staff. (in 96 reviews)
  • "Great facilities, great location and helpful staff." (in 78 reviews)
  • Free breakfasts and dinners. (in 65 reviews)
Cons -
  • in the common room and kitchen. (in 22 reviews)
  • "Old building, old bed, old carpet" (in 7 reviews)
  • No elevators for luggage (in 5 reviews)

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Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Green Tortoise Hostel is typically below the average price of 1 star hotels in San Francisco. On average, you can expect to pay $76 per night in San Francisco. Green Tortoise Hostel typically costs $42 per night, which is $34 cheaper than the San Francisco average.

  • Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at Green Tortoise Hostel. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for Green Tortoise Hostel is +1 415 834 1000.

  • Green Tortoise Hostel is just 0.7 mi away from San Francisco city center. The closest landmark to the center of San Francisco is SHN Curran Theatre, which is very accessible to Green Tortoise Hostel guests.

  • You can reach the main line at +1 415 834 1000.

  • Yes, Green Tortoise Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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