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Francisco Bay Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1501 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123
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Ranked #147 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The people were very nice and helpful. It was an ok hotel and the price is good. If your tall you want like the showers. My husband is 5'9 and had to squat to wash his hair. I am 5'4 and hit my head on the shower head a few times. Breakfast is pastry and doughnuts. Fruit is on the... More

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San Ramon, Costa Rica
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Hi guys, I stayed in the hotel back in 2010, they have a good location, just a couple of blocks from the Fisherman Wharf and on Lombard Street. Free parking lot, that is important in a city like SF. The hotel has a great wifi connection in each room, the breakfast it wasn't too good but there are lost of... More

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Stayed there while business traveling during Autumn. Everything is ok, rooms are clean, staff is friendly and flexible. There is also a shuttle to the airport. But this place is really overpriced according to its possibilities. I enjoyed views from the room so much

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Perth, Western Australia
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

The good bits- generally good value for San Fran & fairly comfortable. All the usual services were within expectations. Very much like a motel (Australia) rather than a hotel. Night shift staff were particularly friendly,although will try hard to sell bus tours. It is on a busy street but even though I had the 2nd room from the street,I didn't... More

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Boston, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We spent 3 nights in March. Big enough room for 2 adults and 2 young teenagers. Big, clean, bathroom. Free parking. Kuerig coffee and plenty of donuts and pastries for breakfast. 15+ minute walk to Fishermans Wharf/downtown/Chinatown. While everything is clean, the furniture and bathroom are dated. This place is good if you like walking, and is a very good... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

We stayed here 3 nights and they moved our room from204 to 215 , woke up in morning after itching all night with big ref bites all over my arms and my husbands chest n arms . We showed the guy in the office 4-1-2014 when we left and he just gave us cooperate number . We took pictures also... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We arrived late in the day on a Friday and were quickly checked in as we pre-paid. Parking is tight and you have to follow directions to get into parking....Lombard is a busy two way with a median and Franklin is one way. The elevator is a hoot...kind of a cheap version of the big boys elevators with views (nope... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We had a large room with a large bathroom. It was fine. Hear neighbours at times and door banging when being shut. The breakfast was basic Local tramp seemed to know his was in to grab a quick donut or two. Guess thats San Francisco for you! Parking was a bit tight. Would come here again due to its good... More

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Evrything clean and fine, staff evrything supAr ! but but internet WIFI is kicked down ! like mostly all motel in USA ..yep increase your WIFI SIGNAL for that you will need to buy i dunno!, ok i was in room 101, the one on ground floor , so easy acess but very cold cause ground. Wonderful, but its really... More

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Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

We found that hotel on Booking.com, and we couldn't believe a value for the money. Rooms were clean, large and well equipped. Breakfast including in price, was delicious with real orange juice. Stuff was extremely friendly and helpful. We arrived early in the morning, so our room wasn't ready yet, but management let us park our car there, what saved... More

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Address: 1501 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Francisco Bay Inn 2*
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Francisco Bay Hotel San Francisco
Francisco Bay Motel

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Located on San Francisco's famous Lombard Street - home to the Golden Gate Bridge and 'The Crookedest Street in the World' - The Francisco Bay Inn provides spacious, comfortable accommodation for thousands of travelers each year. Our recently renovated rooms coupled with our excellent service will help make the Francisco Bay Inn a special part of your stay in San Francisco. Our amenities include FREE parking, FREE limited breakfast, FREE wireless high-speed internet access, In-room microwave / refrigerator, In-room iron / ironing board, cable TV, and FREE tour pickup. The Francisco Bay Inn is AAA approved and a member of the San Francisco Convention and Visitors Bureau. ... more   less 
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