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Buena Vista Motor Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1599 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent $310 for a one night stay at this motel on a Friday (weekend nite). Though it sports a roof top deck, it is tiny & smells of cigarettes from the 2 wall installed ashtrays. You do get a nice view of the golden gate bridge however! The place is pretty run down & in serious need of an... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights with our 2 adult children, all in one room. We found it to be more than adequate for our needs, afterall we were out most of the time. Had a problem with the room card not working but it was sorted straight away. We were on the top floor looking over the rear of... More

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7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights, location was right for us, reception team very helpful. Good size room but overlooked the back of the hotel so not a great view. Room was clean. Expensive for this type of motel room but it was San Francisco so to be expected due to location.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great place to stay. Myself wife and child stayed here and was in a perfect location to the pier precinct and restaurants in Union street. Staff were very nice and helpful too. Locals nearby were friendly and didn't see any "riff raff" nice and clean also.

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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would not recommend the Buena Vista Motor Inn. I recently stay here with my family it was very disappointing. Rooms were dated, not clean, smelled like smoke and needed updating. There is no lobby and the breakfast was very poor. This hotel cost me $300 per night. It should have been $129 per night. We booked very late, but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is not only in a great location, inexpensive for San Francisco, and pink but also has FREE PARKING. The rooms are quite large, nicely furnished and very clean. The bathrooms are small but nicely finished. The beds are very comfortable and the A/C provides nice white noise. Breakfast is provided and ample with great coffee. Right on Lombard... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to this hotel after leaving another hotel ( diva hotel ) in SF Selected it based in the TA reviews Although the rooms , at least mine 316, need some renovation they are clean and that's the most I'm interested in I would ban the moquette either from every hotel on the planet but this is to ask... More

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London, United Kingdom
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was fantastic for the price we paid. The rooms were clean and the staff friendly and helpful. The location was very good. It felt like a very safe area. We were able to walk to the touristy bits of San Fran from the hotel. It is also very close to the cable car stops etc. breakfast was also... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

room was ok bathroom could do with updating but room was cleaned well every day. staff were friendly and helpful. close to marina area, 10mins walk. tour bus stopped right outside door. was a bit road noisy. breakfast was pastrys and coffee or juice and fruit. not very appertising.

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Moscow, Russia
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here in August 2014 - had a lovely spacious room, very clean, and with really awesome complimentary toiletries. We were traveling with a car, so it was quite easy for us to navigate. Great location - The "Crooked street" is within the walking distance as are some other sightseeing points. It was a bit tricky to park the... More

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Address: 1599 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Buena Vista Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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Buena Vista Hotel
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