A bit of a party hostel, but still quiet in the individual rooms.
Dorm Bed: $37.00
USA Hostels is a chain of hostels in the US. This hostel has a reputation for being a bit of a party hostel, but it's also a mellow place to relax and meet other backpackers. The staff are wonderful and they organize all kinds of events for guests. There are frequent bike rides to Golden Gate Bridge, pub crawls, and walking tours of the city. They also host group dinners and have karaoke nights. If you want a little peace and quiet, the dorm rooms offer privacy pods where you can enjoy a little space to yourself. There are only for beds per dorm room, so there's no overcrowding. Private rooms are also available for a bit more money. You can choose between twin and double private room with either private attached bathrooms or shared bathrooms.
This hostel has some great amenities for guests as well. Security lockers are provided for guests staying in dorms. Private rooms have cable television, a refrigerator, and microwave. Breakfast is also included in the price of the room and includes pancakes, oatmeal, fruit juice, and pastries.
The staff here can help you organize any activities that you might want to do in or around San Francisco. They offer discounts on tours to Yosemite, Muir Woods, and wine country. There's also a door to door shuttle service to USA Hostels Hollywood.
711 Post Street San Francisco ,