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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
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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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18 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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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Huntersville
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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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Southampton, United Kingdom
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location perfect, free car parking, the staff absolutely fantastic,nothing to much trouble for them.really enjoyed our stay their would recomend to everyone.Clean andvery friendly.The big bus company that has tours round the city stop right outside,you can get tickets from reception.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well situated motel but on a very busy road. They gave us a room at the back but due to a mix up from our tour company the room didn't have an extra bed for our daughter, so we had to have a room at the front. I was a bit noise from around 6ish but as we were a... More

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Andrew A, General Manager at Buena Vista Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Helsbels123456, I am sorry for the mishap with your room reservations. Because of the major construction at the Golden Gate Bridge access the traffic has increased with large construction trucks by 50% in the last year. We installed sound deadening windows but much of the noise is still coming through our air conditioner vents. We have found by running... 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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