Green Tortoise Hostel

Green Tortoise Hostel

1 star 

494 Broadway Street, San Francisco, CA, United States

ExcellentBased on 931 reviews


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About Green Tortoise Hostel

Discover essential information, amenities, and features of Green Tortoise Hostel, providing insights into what to expect during your stay. Information on this property was last updated on June 20, 2024.
Located amongst popular tourist attractions, boutiques and restaurants, Green Tortoise Hostel is ideal for guests wishing to discover San Francisco and its surroundings. It also offers a 24-hour recep...

Good to Know

Check-in time4:00 PM
Check-out time11:00 AM
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+1 415 834 1000

Amenities at Green Tortoise Hostel

  • Parking
  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Earplugs
  • ATM on-site
  • Reading light
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shampoo
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Socket near the bed
  • No smoking
  • Landmark view
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Toothbrush
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • 24hr front desk
  • Storage available


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


  • Key access
  • Airport shuttle

Reviews for Green Tortoise Hostel

Read firsthand reviews and testimonials from guests who have stayed at Green Tortoise Hostel, providing insights into their experiences. Travelers have left 931 reviews of Green Tortoise Hostel to date. Review data was last updated on June 20, 2024.
Very goodBased on 931 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Very friendly and helpful staff. (in 99 reviews)
  • "Great facilities, great location and helpful staff." (in 79 reviews)
  • Best hostel I’ve stayed at (in 67 reviews)
Cons -
  • in the common room and kitchen. (in 23 reviews)
  • "Old building, old bed, old carpet" (in 7 reviews)
  • No elevators for luggage (in 5 reviews)

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Photos of Green Tortoise Hostel

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Explore North Beach, San Francisco

Green Tortoise Hostel is located at 494 Broadway Street in the North Beach neighborhood of San Francisco. Popular landmark data was lasted updated on June 20, 2024.

Most Popular Landmarks

Exploratorium0.4 mi
Cable Car Museum0.4 mi
Grace Cathedral0.6 mi
Lombard Street0.8 mi
Museum of Modern Art0.9 mi
Fisherman's Wharf0.9 mi
Musée Mécanique1.0 mi
Asian Art Museum1.4 mi
Alcatraz2.2 mi
Palace of Fine Arts2.4 mi
Walt Disney Family Museum3.0 mi

FAQs when booking at Green Tortoise Hostel

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding reservations, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at Green Tortoise Hostel. FAQs were last updated on June 20, 2024.
  • Is pricing at Green Tortoise Hostel comparable to 1 star hotels in San Francisco?

    There is a 36% difference in the average nightly rate of 1 star hotels in San Francisco and the average nightly rate at Green Tortoise Hostel. The rate at Green Tortoise Hostel is just $123/night and is considered a very good deal when staying in San Francisco.

  • How close is Green Tortoise Hostel to the nearest airport, San Francisco Airport?

    At just 12.3 mi apart, the expected drive time from the nearest airport, San Francisco Airport, to Green Tortoise Hostel is 0h 24m. The estimated drive time may vary depending on high and low traffic times in the surrounding area. This is especially true for metro areas.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from San Francisco Airport to Green Tortoise Hostel?

    Green Tortoise Hostel has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in San Francisco, renting a car for around $19/day may be the best option. This will give you the ability to get to and from San Francisco Airport, and also give you the flexibility to get around the area. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for Green Tortoise Hostel guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting San Francisco.

  • How close is Green Tortoise Hostel from the San Francisco city center?

    Green Tortoise Hostel is 0.4 mi away from the center of Chinatown, San Francisco. Consider visiting Golden Gate Bridge, a popular landmark that can be accessed from Green Tortoise Hostel by various forms of transportation.

  • What is the Green Tortoise Hostel phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +1 415 834 1000 to talk to a Green Tortoise Hostel front desk representative.

  • Does Green Tortoise Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

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

  • What is the check-out time at Green Tortoise Hostel?

    The standard check-out time at Green Tortoise Hostel is 11:00 AM. Guests can usually check-in from 4:00 PM. Special arrangements may be available if discussed with the front desk.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Green Tortoise Hostel, San Francisco?

    Usually Green Tortoise Hostel room prices are around $123/night, with the cheapest deals starting from $36/night. Prices vary based on many factors (e.g. dates, time of year, room type etc.) so use the form above to see deals for your intended stay.

  • Does Green Tortoise Hostel have a laundry service?

    There’s a laundry service at Green Tortoise Hostel that can be used by guests. Guests can also use ironing facilities.

  • How far is Green Tortoise Hostel from Alcatraz?

    Green Tortoise Hostel is a good place to stay to see Alcatraz. It’s 2.2 mi away.

  • Is Green Tortoise Hostel close to Lombard Street?

    Lombard Street is also a popular place to see in San Francisco. It is 0.8 mi from Green Tortoise Hostel.

  • What is the cheapest month to stay at Green Tortoise Hostel?

    For the best chance to save money on your Green Tortoise Hostel reservation, consider staying in April, when prices are typically at their lowest ($86).

  • In what area of San Francisco is Green Tortoise Hostel located?

    Green Tortoise Hostel is located within the North Beach area of San Francisco. Utilize the map on this page to understand where Green Tortoise Hostel is in relation to the rest of San Francisco.

  • What is the cheapest day to check into Green Tortoise Hostel?

    Consider checking into Green Tortoise Hostel on Tuesday, when the nightly price is typically at its lowest (average nightly rate of $43).

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