Green Tortoise Hostel

Green Tortoise Hostel

494 Broadway Street, San Francisco, CA 94133, United States
+1 415 834 1000

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Green Tortoise Hostel
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About Green Tortoise Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

This cosy San Francisco hostel is situated within a 10-minute walk of Broadway and The Embarcadero Station. It is also located just a short walk from Transamerica Pyramid, and offers a convenient shuttle service.

Green Tortoise Hostel provides an all-hours reception, plus free Wi-Fi and a sauna. For added convenience, it features bicycle rental, laundry facilities and luggage storage.

Green Tortoise Hostel has 40 rooms, all of which are fitted with a hair dryer.

The hostel is located in the popular tourist destination of North Beach. 555 California Street and Coit Tower are within a 10-minute walk.

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Amenities at Green Tortoise Hostel

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Airport shuttle
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • ATM on-site
  • 24hr front desk


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Health and safety

  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush

Things to do

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


  • Landmark view
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • ATM on-site
  • Key access
  • 24hr front desk


  • Shared kitchen
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed


  • Sauna

Reviews of Green Tortoise Hostel

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8.0 Great
Pros:Good sleephouse. Guitarstage and bicycle museum both highly stimulating. Strong.
Cons:Large demons. Very good windows but demons still come through backwards.


494 Broadway Street, San Francisco, CA 94133

What's nearby

  • Exploratorium0.4 mi
  • Cable Car Museum0.4 mi
  • Grace Cathedral0.6 mi
  • Lombard Street0.8 mi
  • Pier 390.9 mi
  • Museum of Modern Art0.9 mi
  • Fisherman's Wharf0.9 mi
  • Musée Mécanique1 mi
  • Asian Art Museum1.4 mi
  • Alcatraz2.2 mi
  • Palace of Fine Arts2.4 mi
  • Walt Disney Family Museum3 mi



Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Green Tortoise Hostel

  • Green Tortoise Hostel is located at 494 Broadway Street in North Beach, 0.7 miles from the center of San Francisco. Exploratorium is the closest landmark to Green Tortoise Hostel.

  • Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Green Tortoise Hostel.

  • Yes, Green Tortoise Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Green Tortoise Hostel is 11.8 miles from Oakland. Green Tortoise Hostel is 12.3 miles from San Francisco.

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0.7 mi

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