The ELS Center San Francisco-Downtown in San Francisco, CA - ELS 
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San Francisco, California, United States

San Francisco-Downtown

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About This Center


ELS San Francisco – Downtown  is located in the heart of San Francisco, a coastal Northern California city between the Pacific Ocean and the San Francisco Bay. The city is famous for its cool summers, year-round fog, steep terrain, architecture, and landmarks. Popular attractions include the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, Alcatraz, and Chinatown.

300 Montgomery Street, Suite 200 , San Francisco, California, United States

Great Things to See and Do

  • Cable Cars: San Francisco’s cable car system is the only moving National Historic Monument in the world.
  • Golden Gate Bridge: The iconic bridge is one of the West Coast’s most enduring symbols and the city’s most popular attraction.
  • Fisherman’s Wharf: This waterfront neighborhood houses the PIER 39 shopping center and the Ripley’s Believe It or Not!® Museum.

San Francisco-Downtown

(415) 796-5356

  • Housing Options
    • Homestay
    • Student Residence (On Campus)
  • Center Facilities
    • Free e-mail & Internet Access
    • Computer center
    • Cable car a half block from ELS
  • City Environment
  • Downtown

Housing Options


ELS San Francisco Downtown Homestays are located in residential areas around the city and neighboring cities. Commute by bus or BART is normally 40 minutes

  • Cost per Session
  • $1260
  • Occupancy
  • Single
  • Meal Credits
  • 14 meals per week

Student Residence (On Campus)

  • Cost per Session
  • Occupancy
  • Meal Credits
  • Meals not included.

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