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The Citizen Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Schenectady, New York
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Overall, this is a very nice hotel, but the room was so small that it was uncomfortable. I was just one person staying for one night (no large luggage), and I found it tight. The room was nicely appointed, the bed was comfortable, and the bathroom was clean (except for the robe, which had make-up (not mine!) on it). But... More 

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Los Altos Hills, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I wish I had more than one night. The room was homey, cozy, and very quiet. The lobby is elegant but welcoming. The location is ideal for doing business in the Capitol. The staff are incredibly helpful and attentive. I can't wait to go back.

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Bakersfield, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

I stayed for one night while in town on business. The hotel was perfectly situated to all my activities; I never even had to drive. The room was comfortable and well appointed. I'd definitely stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

My stay at the Citizen, in their one bedroom suite, was wonderful!!! The room is super cozy and stylish and the bed is to die for comfortable!!! The staff is very friendly as well. The Joie De Vivre brand is among one of my absolute favorites and I look to book their hotels whenever they are available.

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Miami
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We loved the political quotes and cartoons sprinkled throughout the hotel and rooms. We booked a king suite and were very comfortable for our stay. Loved the view of the capitol from the bathtub/shower. LOL. Breakfast was very good, but the service (chef I think) was slow. We could not be seated for dinner on Mother's Day as they were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I stayed in this hotel on my way to Seattle last week. This hotel is a trendy and fancy hotel. When I arrived, it was a busy time. There were a lot of people all dressed up, standing outside the hotel, waiting. I had been driving for 7 hours and traveling with two dogs. So I felt a little bit... More 

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philadelphia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I totally dig the Citizen. I visit Sacramento 8 times a year and I always stay at this hotel. The staff is accommodating. The rooms are top notch and the location is superb. The room has an old world charm with modern amenities.

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Irvine, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I had the pleasure of staying at the Citizen Hotel for one night last week. I wish that it could have been longer. The responsiveness and pleasant attitude of the staff was extraordinary. I have stayed in literally hundreds of hotels and these staff were uniformly superior to what I have experienced elsewhere. And it was not just one or... More 

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Middletown, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Where do I start.......From the moment we were met outside for valet parking until check-out the service by staff was outstanding in every regard. Everyone was so courteous and helpful. The room was lovely. My daughter and I stayed to celebrate her birthday (on Mother's Day) and it was just perfect. We ate next door at The Grange. Don't miss... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

A perfect place to stay in Sacramento. I'm a huge fan of the Joie de Vivre property in SF, Hotel Vitale, so was looking forward to staying the the Citizen during a recent trip for business. The hotel impressed me and made me want to spend more time in this very cool, yet off the radar city. The rooms are... More 

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