San Francisco Hostels - Adelaide Hostel San Francisco
A pleasant surprise awaits when you turn the corner of Isadora Duncan Lane, just a few blocks away from the bustling center of downtown San Francisco. Tucked at the end of the alley is the Adelaide Hostel, a cozy, colorful, haven for weary world travelers. Voted "Most Popular Hostel in San Francisco" in 2012, we offer the best free breakfast in the city, comfortable living rooms, and cozy bunks with privacy. We offer private rooms, 24 hour internet and computer use, discounts on bike rentals and tours, and plenty of free and fun activities. Our friendly staff are available around the clock to help you have the best stay possible in the best San Francisco hostel! We can accommodate groups of all sizes - please email for groups of 8 or more people,
The Adelaide Hostel San Francisco
About the Adelaide Hostel San Francisco
Formerly a European style pension, the Adelaide Hostel is favored for our excellent guest services, downtown location, and easy access to many San Francisco sites including Union Square, Chinatown, Alcatraz, and Fisherman's Wharf.
Our three buildings offer a variety of private and dorm rooms to perfectly accommodate your needs. Whether you are a family, student group, solo traveler, or couple, you are guaranteed a cozy and affordable stay with access to all of the amenities we offer.
Not only do we offer free internet to all of our guests, but we offer multiple computers for you to use free of charge in our lobby. We have satellite television with HBO, and a variety of Wii games for you to check out from reception.
There are plenty of hot showers on every floor, and a laundry room downstairs which offers two washers, two dryers, and complimentary washing powder. Machines are $2.00 each and we provide quarters at reception if you need to make change.
The Adelaide Hostel also offers discounted shuttle service to the San Francisco Airport ($9 via Airport Express), as well as discounts on popular bike rental services and tours to wine country and other nearby attractions.
We offer special rates on parking at a nearby lot; $16 for regular-sized vehicles, and slightly more for over-sized vehicles. There is also overnight parking across the street for $18.
The Adelaide Hostel has been highly recommended by travel guides including Lonely Planet, Let’s Go USA, Guide du Routard and National Geographic Travel Magazine as the best hostel in San Francisco. We also won “Most Popular San Francisco Hostel” in 2012, were rated as one of Hostelworld's "Top 10 hostels in the World" for 2013, and are one of the top 10 specialty lodging sites in San Francisco according to Tripadvisor.
We are here to ensure you get the most out of our beloved City by the Bay. Once you stay with us, you are no longer just a guest... you're part of the Adelaide family!
Past Awards Include:
“Most Popular Hostel in San Francisco” (Hostelworld, 2012)
“10th Best Extra Large Hostel Worldwide” (Hostelworld, 2013)
“Certificate of Excellence” (Tripadvisor, 2011 & 2012)
“#3 Hostel in USA” (Hostelworld, 2011)
“#4 Hostel in USA” (Hostelworld, 2010)
“Best Value Award” (Hostelbookers, 2010)
“Best Staff Award” (Hostelbookers, 2009)
We serve the best free breakfast in San Francisco, with homemade oatmeal made and served by staff, seasonal fresh fruit, a wide assortment of breads and bagels, jams, cream cheese, and nutella, orange juice, and of course, tea and coffee. You are also invited to enjoy free homemade dinner served twice a week, with chili over rice served on Monday, and pasta and salad served on Wednesday.
Other free events throughout the week include movie and popcorn night, wine and cheese tasting, board game night, and three different pub crawls. Come stay and play!
We are surrounded by some awesome bars and clubs like The Owl Tree, 21 Club, Edinburgh Castle Pub, Mc Teague's Saloon, Infusion Lounge, Ruby Skye etc. We are on walking distance from Club One Fitness Center as well. They have complimentary 3-Day Passes for very reasonable price, so you can burn those calories off. Sounds too good to be true right!? Well then hurry up and come visit us already!