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Hotel San Carlos

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   202 North Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85004 (Central City)
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Ranked #98 of 174 Hotels in Phoenix
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Came in to enjoy some class, however upon arrival it took a few minutes while Erika finished her text to realize I was there. Eventually I got to my room, which was very nice, a little small but still lovely, but when I went to call the front desk I had to deal with Erika again, who had apparently developed... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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30 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked this hotel for a business trip. I read the reviews on line and it seemed like a really neat place to stay because of all the history of the place. The hotel was built in 1928 and has lots of charm. I was hoping the room would be more up to date. The thing that was most frustrating... More 

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Rowlett, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent 2 nights at the Hotel San Carlos and found it very comfroatable and clean. It was a nice change from the major chains we normally stay in. Not real fancy but clean and quiet. Excellent hospitality--- the employess treated us like royalty... very pleased! The history of the San Carlos is intriguing.. made us wonder what famous... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had heard this hotel was haunted. I was skeptical. I was reassured the rumors were true. The first night started with me hanging a Ghostbusters sign on the lamp as a joke. The lamp immediately burned out. For fun, we downloaded a ghost app. It showed ghosts in and out of our room. Sometimes you would feel a chill... More 

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Fountain Hills, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I make my living booking travel for student groups. One of my clients repeat their booking at Hotel San Carlos every year for a Conference. As can happen when working with groups, there was a misunderstanding of the date for check in. It was off by one week. Angela was so very gracious in fixing the problem by moving my... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed here to be near the convention center downtown. Both of being Arizona history buffs were pleased to see all of the historic pictures, stories around the entire property. The staff was knowledgeable about the hotel and easily directed us to places to eat in the area. Yes, the rooms are old (what do you expect,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

after a long hot summer, we finally had a reason to go back to the Valley of the Sun and stay at our favorite hotel. Angela and staff were just as welcoming and helpful as always. we enjoyed the beautiful pool, excellent location and comfy rooms so much we're heading back this weekend! can't wait!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The Hyatt is directly across from the convention center. Choose this hotel to save some money. It opened in 1928. It has been remodeled recently, but they were not able to upgrade the small bathrooms. So, while ok for business on a budget, would not recommend for a romantic getaway. Two blocks to the convention center and can walk to... More 

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The staff there were very friendly and the room was very clean! It's my first time to write a review! This hotel worth it! Perfect location and full of history! The hotel locates in downtown. Almost walking distance to anywhere in downtown!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Great hotel! I travel a lot for business, and this where I stay when I'm in PHX. Convenient downtown location and very close to the light-rail stop and within walking distance of the sports venues. No, it's not the Hyatt, but when was the last time you thought the Hyatt would be on the National Register of Historic Places? The... More 

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Address: 202 North Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85004
Location: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Phoenix > Central City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel San Carlos 3*
Number of rooms: 121
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