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Encore Express Hotel & Hostel in San Francisco

clean low cost san francisco hostel and hotelThe newly renovated Encore Express is a combination hotel and hostel in San Francisco that is centrally located near Van Ness and the Union Square shopping districts. Numerous food and entertainment options are just a few steps away. Among the budget hotels in San Francisco, you can’t find more variety in room options: We offer rooms for every budget. We have everything from inexpensive shared dorms and shared bath hostel rooms to private bath hotel rooms and even full and junior suites with kitchens.

Our hostel dorms feature bunks and double beds. Larger rooms and suites feature queen beds, vanity sinks, work stations and a cable TV. Shared bath guest rooms include all the same amenities found in our deluxe rooms. Our shared baths are continually cleaned throughout the day by our friendly staff. Showers and restrooms are found in four convenient locations just down the hall from the bedrooms.

*Please be aware that our Hotel is in an older building and does not have an elevator or wheelchair access.

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Convenient Parking, Transportation, & Location: A parking garage open six days a week is located 100 feet from our front door. We are located an easy walk from California Street and San Francisco’s famed cable cars. Starbucks, Peetz, and Whole Foods are nearby, as are dozens of popular clubs, bistros, and ethnic food choices. At night, the neighborhood is buzzing with nightlife options.

Commitment to our community: Some of the Bay Area’s up and coming artists fine tune their craft at the rehearsal studios located below the Encore Express. If you’d like to give it a whirl, ask about our free studio use for hotel guests. Music can be heard filtering up from the studios below until the 11:15pm curfew on weekdays, and 11pm curfew on weekends, at which time the hotel becomes quiet and well suited for a good night’s sleep.