Get an overview of this hotelBayside San Francisco hostel in Civic Center, near Union Square



Located in Civic Center, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Audium and Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. Union Square and Lombard Street are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Property Features

This hostel features laundry facilities and free WiFi in public areas.

Room Amenities

All 18 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and TVs with cable channels. Free local calls and desks are also available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Encore Express features laundry facilities. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Total number of rooms - 18 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Free WiFi 
  • Pay movies 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Microwave 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Television 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 11 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
This property allows no late check-in whatsoever. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

No rollaway/extra beds available

This hotel's policy is to accept bookings only from non-local guests. Guests whose residence is in Oakland or San Francisco will not be allowed to check in. Guests can contact the property for additional information using the number on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

This property accepts cash only for all bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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We should mention

One child 15 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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