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Chelsea Motor Inn

2.5 of 5 Motel   |   2095 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123 (Marina)
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Ranked #88 of 234 Hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice quaint hotel, affordable price, clean room, great staff., We stayed on 2nd floor, had view of golden gate bridge. It is noisy at night but you have to remember the streets are full of people and cars so there is nothing you can do about noise, this would apply to most any hotel you stayed at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wasn't expecting much from this little place as we got an exceptional rate ($89/night in SF!). However, we had a very nice room that was clean and surprisingly large. Comfortable bed (and I always have difficulty sleeping when away from home), a large sitting area with windows that looked out on to the side street (I forget the name).... More 

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LG0101, General Manager at Chelsea Motor Inn, responded to this review

We are very happy to hear you were surprised about the room size and amenities, it is indeed an excellent rate during the low season. Thank you for sharing your comment and look forward to your next visit. More 

Lakeville, Minnesota
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed on 2nd floor overlooking the street. It was fairly noisy until after midnight and then again around 6 am. From our room there was a "view" of the golden gate bridge over the rooftops. You can see the top of the bridge. Parking is available included in your room rate but I would recommend getting there early otherwise... More 

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LG0101, General Manager at Chelsea Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent comment on Tripadvisor. Due to our central location the noise might be an hindrance, however, it is within walking distance of restaurants and cafe's as well as 10 minutes away from the bay. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the the room and large space. you must have stayed in the Two Queen beds... More 

Reno, Nevada, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here on Christmas Eve 2014 and had a great experience. Front desk staff was very friendly; I was helped by a gentleman named Muhammad. Service was exceptional and could not thank them more for taking care of their customers. Only reason I'm giving 4 stars is because they have very slow internet connection. I'll be back for sure.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Had a business trip in the market district. I was amazed by the value I've got for the price. If you can cope with the noise from the street, you won't regret it. In Chestnut street, there are more restaurants you could try!

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Stayed here for one night in November . Rooms were fine , bed soft but reasonably comfy .. Very attractive price for San Francisco which can be ridiculously expensive sometimes. A little away from attractions but public bus out front and 5 mins to fishermans wharf .. Plenty of bars and restaurants nearby... Lombard st is a very busy thoroughfare... More 

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Trondheim, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We've been here twice, both times we had a good stay. The rooms are large, clean and the staff is friendly. Close to everything, and a hop on hop off bus stop right outside. Our favorite diner is just a block down, and the whole neighborhood is nice. Make sure to get a room that does not face Lombard street,... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Stayed here for three nights, and found this to be a clean, well priced hotel in a good location for sightseeing in SF. We had a room with two queen beds and found the room to be a very generous size. While the decor of the room was slightly older, it was nevertheless clean and well maintained. I had requested... More 

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Eureka, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My wife and I recently stayed at the Chelsea Motor Inn in San Francisco Ca. We live about six hours away and are in the city about six to eight times a year for medical reasons. We are always looking for a nice, cleam, and fairly priced hotel which is very hard to find in San Francisco. We found that... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Underground garage with security, great place if you're visiting SF by motorcycle. Close to everything. Room was immaculate. We got some terrific Chinese take-out a block away. Didn't hear or even see other guests during our stay.

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Address: 2095 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Marina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Chelsea Motor Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Chelsea Motor Hotel San Francisco
Chelsea Motel San Francisco
Hotel Style:
#74 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#84 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco

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