HI San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf

in the beautiful state of California
  • front entrance of HI San Francisco Fishermans Wharf
  • open lawn with bike path overlooking the golden gate bridge
  • Fisherman
  • lobby of the San Francisco Hostel with front desk and hostel activities board
  • bright and naturally lit private room in HI SF Fisherman

Since you’re visiting the “City by the Bay,” why not stay right on the waterfront? Located in historic Fort Mason, HI San Francisco Fisherman’s Wharf hostel is surrounded by National Park land on one side, and by the San Francisco Bay on the other. Just outside the hostel, take in breathtaking views of Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge, then take an easy stroll to nearby Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier 39, or the posh Marina district.

To explore the rest of San Francisco, simply hop on a MUNI bus just outside the park, or join your fellow travelers on free or cheap hostel activities like pub crawls, walking tours, and museum visits. Heading further afield? Arrange your trip to Muir Woods, wine country, Yosemite, and beyond with our helpful front-desk staff.

Back at the hostel, relax on the sun deck, watch a movie in the theater-style cinema room, or curl up in front of the fire in our cozy communal lounge. Enjoy a free continental breakfast, including organic fruit and fair-trade coffee, at our on-site Café Franco. Later in the day, Café Franco serves homemade, organic lunch and dinner specials, as well as local beer and wine by the glass, to hungry travelers and locals alike. If you prefer to cook your own meals, a nearby supermarket makes it easy to take advantage of the hostel’s fully equipped guest kitchen and dining areas. While you wait for your dinner to cook, pop your request into the kitchen’s free jukebox - no quarters needed! - or challenge your fellow chefs to a game of pool.

HI SF Fisherman’s Wharf offers accommodation in shared dorms, as well private rooms sleeping up to 3 people.

On-site amenities include:

*Free Wi-Fi

*Free linens and towels

*Free breakfast

*Pay-as-you-go DSL-Internet computer terminals

*Cinema room

*Game room with pool table and free jukebox

*Discounted airport shuttle service

*Free or cheap activities and tours including pub crawls, walking tours, museum visits, and more

“Wake up every morning and look out the window of the former military outpost at a million-dollar view of the beautiful Golden Gate Bridge in the sunrise – there’s not a hotel in town, expensive or cheap, with a better view.” – Frommer’s

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  • Cafe/Bar
  • Basic store available at or near the hostel
  • Breakfast at or near the hostel
  • Common room(s)
  • Credit card accepted
  • Cycle rental available at or near the hostel
  • Discounts and concessions available
  • Games room
  • Earth friendly hostel
  • Groups welcome
  • Individual traveller welcome
  • Internet access
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lockers available
  • Luggage Store
  • Hostel open 24h
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Sheets in price
  • Smoking room/area
  • Suitable for wheelchair users
  • Beach nearby
  • Cultural centre nearby
  • Historical sites nearby
  • Leisure facilities nearby
  • Main attractions nearby
  • Museums/art galleries nearby
  • Nightlife nearby
  • Restaurants nearby
  • Shopping centre/market nearby

Address & Contact

HI San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf
Building 240
Fort Mason
San Francisco California 94123
Phone 1 (415) 771-7277
Fax 1 (415) 771-1468
GPS 37.807157, -122.428770

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Bed Capacity
> Total Beds 164

Opening Times
> 24 hours
> All Year

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