Green Tortoise Hostel, San Francisco

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Green Tortoise Hostel, San Francisco

  • Marker details
  • DescriptionWe are one of the most loved hostels in San Francisco, California.
    We are a vibrant hub where backpackers from around the world gather to share memories and travel tales.
    Our 24-hour front desk staff is there to ensure the comfort, happiness and safety of all of our guests, as well as making their San Francisco experience one that they will cherish forever.

    Our hostel is famous for it's fun laid back atmosphere, clean & comfortable beds , endless hot water, a beautiful ballroom that hosts our free dinners three times a week and free breakfast daily, our free sauna, free wifi, live music nights, pub crawls, and much more!
  • LocationUnited States, California, San Francisco County, San Francisco

  • Work
  • Type of work Cooking / Shopping
    General maintenance
  • Hours per day All jobs are unpaid and are based on a work trade agreement. In exchange for 23 hrs work we are offering a free bed in a shared room in our hostel, free breakfast every morning, and free food on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
  • Work requirements: We are ideally looking for someone who can stay 1 or 2 months but longer stays can be reviewed if all goes well and standards are maintained. We are looking for upbeat people for 2020. Inquiries about other months are considered if you are planning ahead. Please be detailed about your dates and availability.
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: Send a message to inquire.
  • Duration of stay: 1- 2 months
  • Maximum number of helpers: 6
  • Last minute requests: Okay
  • Host
  • Languages:English
  • Has pets? No, we do not have pets, but we love them!
  • Smokes at home? No
  • Accommodation: Shared dormitory accommodation in rooms that sleep 4-8 people
  • Additional info
  • Check out our website at to see our video and what we are about! We are located at 494 Broadway, San Francisco. CA 94133. + 1 415 834 1000. We are a 24 hour business. You can also email our work exchange site directly at: for details about the specific jobs, skills and requirements.