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The Nob Hill Inn

1000 Pine Street, At Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Downtown)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lugano, Switzerland
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59 reviews 59 reviews
15 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great stay in the hotel! 1) Interiors are really cool! In colonial style! 2) The lobby with tea and biscuits in the afternoon. 3) consierge really nice and cool persons 4) nice included breakfast 5) awesome room with a very beautiful bathroom 6) every detail is perfect STRONGLY SUGGESTED! PER GLI ITALIANI: provatelo!! Non ve ne pentirete!!!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great staff and great location but I recommend staying when you can sleep with closed windows. I stayed there on an unusually hot summer day and heard cars accelerating to go up the hill next to the hotel for most of the night. Room was nice sized and very clean

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Pennsylvania
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my 3rd stay at the Nob Hill Inn. Previously I've stayed in the "hotel" type room, and the 1bedroom w/ partial kitchen. This time, I had the smallest room, "efficiency", however, I would take the smallest room at the Nob Hill Inn over a hotel room anywhere else in San Francisco. The people who write the negative reviews... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Nob Hill Inn is a fine old establishment. It was built in 1907. Some of the rooms are small but the place has charm. One should try to book one of the larger rooms in the front. Now the front is a bit noisy but, you're in the city. The staff at the inn are the most professional, helpful,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the first time I have written a review on TA, but we have just returned from our 'trip of a lifetime' touring the West Coast USA and National Parks, and want to help anyone else out who is looking to do the same. After a very long day of travelling from the UK, to turn up at the... More

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Southern Finland, Finland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

A good location in Nob Hill. Junior suite was ok for a family with 2 kids. The atmosphere is very peaceful thought the traffic noise is really bad. The sofabed was not very comfortable and it was noisy.The five o'clock tea was available for customers. Basic and simple breakfast is available for extra cost.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Our airport shuttle dropped us at another hotel with a similar name, so be sure to give the correct address. Once we arrived, we were very happy with the comfortable suite provided, with bedroom, separate lounge, kitchen, and huge well-equipped bathroom, 2 flat-screens etc. The furniture is all period and fits the overall décor, historical and quaint. The location is... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for 6 nights mid June 2014. We grabbed a taxi from the airport (it was a share cab system but ended up being a van for the two of us) it took about 20mins and coat a mere $17 each. The weather in San Fran this time of year was great, not too hot, not too windy, and... More

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Greymouth, New Zealand
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed three nights in this hotel. first appearances were a beautiful old hotel furnished in 1920s period furniture. it had a lift and had free wifi and between 4 and 6 pm, complimentary sherry, cakes or tea and coffee. Once in room 5, the delight of the period furnishing faded fast. the bed was set side on to the... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Our stay at Nob Hill Inn was not very comfortable because of the lack of air conditioning. We stayed in a very well maintained and decorated room, just at the corner of the building. but the room was very hot by the end of the day, and we decided to sleep with the windows open. Bad decision. During the night... More

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Address: 1000 Pine Street, At Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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