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Tech Meetups for Networking

Tech Meetups for Networking

The Space
Room type: Shared room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 8:00 AM
Check Out: 11:00 AM


Extra people: $59 / night after the first guest
Weekly Price: $413 /week
Monthly Price: $1770 /month
Cancellation: Flexible


The Space

RockIT CoLabs is a new San Francisco hackerspace for both software and hardware projects. Now we have teamed up with our neighborhood international hostel to provide itinerant hackers with the best of both worlds - access to an amazing community of hackers AND an awesome place to sleep that's filled with social backpackers from all over the world.

Your electronic key will provide 24 hour access to both the hostel and the hackerspace, which are one block away from one another in the heart of San Francisco.

The hackerspace is 3 floors of bohemian tech. Upstairs has adjustable height rocketship tables, great wraparound windows, lounge area, whiteboards, large screen video monitors, office supplies, coffee and snacks. Downstairs is filled with hardware toys including workbenches, test equipment, power supplies, projection screen, 3D printer, vinyl cutter plotter, and a CNC milling machine (coming soon). The ground floor provides another place to work and will soon be an electronics parts store. We have 40mbps with wifi access points on all floors.

The hostel is a highly social and well established. It's a great community of international travelers who want to have fun. We've been here for 22 years! Amenities include free wifi and guest computers, guest kitchen, laundry service, solid steel bunks with built in lockers and clean bathrooms.

Price includes 16.5% Hotel & Tourist Tax

Send us a note and let us know about your project and what brings you to San Francisco. We look forward to meeting you.

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Price includes 16.5% Hotel & Tourist Tax

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House Rules

Check in is available from 8am-midnight each day at the hostel. You will need to come to the hackerspace for a facilities and equipment orientation between the hours of 10am-5pm (Monday-Friday). After check in and orientation you will have 24/7 access to both facilities.

As a travelers hostel, all guests are required to have a government issued photo ID and proof of traveling status (i.e. plane tickets or passport). You will be asked for a $20 refundable security deposit at check-in.

You will be required to sign a liability waiver for 24/7 access to the Hackerspace.

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
First Aid Kit
Safety Card
Fire Extinguisher
Lock on Bedroom Door

1 night minimum stay

Electronics Lab

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About the Host, Darren & Friends

Darren & Friends
San Anselmo, California, United States
Member since December 2010
Response rate: 98% (past 30 days)
Response time: within a few hours


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