Stay in a convenient, clean San Francsico hostel in Union Square.

Book directly here for our best rates. Choose a hostel bed pod or a private room.

A pleasant surprise awaits when you turn the corner of Isadora Duncan Lane, two blocks from the bustling center of Union Square in downtown San Francisco. Tucked away at the end of our alleyway is the cozy Adelaide, a quaint, colorful and friendly hostel, awaiting your arrival. 

Our bed pods come with full privacy curtains, reading light, power point and locker. Voted the best hostel in San Francisco in 2021 by HostelGeeks, we are a small, independent hostel dedicated to remaining a haven for San Francisco travelers for years to come. We want you to feel comfortable here, then love and appreciate San Francisco as much as we do. 

Our friendly receptionist is here 24 hours a day for assistance, and we can advise you on San Francisco’s attractions, restaurants, bike rentals, tours, local tips and more. Welcome to our home! 

Dorm Pod

Best Located Hostel in San Francisco

Come along and see how well-located we are to shopping, cable cars and San Francisco’s famous hills – and only a few blocks from BART and your connection to SFO. 

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Free WiFi

Free WiFi

Ping your friends and family with free WiFi access in all our rooms and common areas. Plan your San Francisco sightseeing from the comfort of our hostel.

Laundry On Site

Free Luggage Storage

Safe and secure luggage storage is available to guests upon checkout. Enjoy San Francisco’s attractions without dragging along your bag for one last day.

Bike & Scooter Parking

Bike and scooter parking is available to those exploring on two wheels. Keep your bike safe and secure, away from San Francisco’s busy streets. 

 24 Hour Reception


Our friendly staff are available around the clock to help with any questions you have.

Beds with Privacy Curtains 

All dorm beds are self-contained pods with full privacy curtains, powerpoints and reading lamp. All bed linens included. There is a personal locker under every bed.


Relax, socialize, browse the web and chill in our large comfortable lounge. There are plenty of power points plus board games, guide books and even a small library!

Travel & Tour Tips

We can advise on local tours and all the best tourist sites and places of interest in the city.

Outdoor Patio

We have an outdoor pation that is open on warmer days. Enjoy your breakfast or coffee out in the open!

Near Public Transport

Near Public Transport

Only a few blocks away from BART, Muni and the world-famous cable cars, we are San Francisco’s best-located hostel for a first-time visitor. 

Laundry On Site

Laundry On Site

Washing and drying facilities are available 24 hours a day. We offer free laundry detergent so your clothes can always feel fresh.

24 Hour Reception

Check In Hours

Check-in is any time after 2 p.m. on your day of arrival. 

Check out is 10.00am or before.

Remember, our front desk staff is available 24 hours a day for your convenience.

Kitchen on site

Guest Kitchen

Picture an oven, cooktops and refrigerators – with silverware and dishes available for you to prepare your own delicious meals. Relax in our dining room with fellow travelers as you enjoy our satellite TV.

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