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1075 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133 (Russian Hill)
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Columbus Motor Inn
Ranked #32 of 236 Hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Portland, Oregon
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It seems impossible to find a clean comfortable hotel in downtown SF with rates lower than 250 a night. We finally stumbled on this place a week before our trip and we are very pleasantly surprised. Though the room was a bit humid and dark, the location is just a 5 min walk to the piers and a 9 min... More

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Harleysville, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ideal location at good value. Other reviews were right on for convenience to attractions. Bus in front of Inn, cable car 2 blocks, Fishermans Wharf 3 blocks, many other sites in walking distance. Staff helpful in navigating the area. Would stay here again.

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Henderson, Nevada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Though our visit was designed to be pleasure and business, we found our stay at the Columbus Motor Inn to be great. It is difficult to find a place in San Francisco that is reasonable and central to where we wanted to visit yet this Inn met our needs perfectly. We visit the town for four days along with another... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay. Plenty of parking and it was free! Rooms were ok but to be honest we were in the rooms to get ready, sleep and wind down. Bus stop is right outside the door. Lombard street, cable cars, fisherman wharf is all walking distance. Great place to stay when on a budget!!!

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CA
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Big rooms, clean, decent price and excellent location. Near Lombard street I walked to Lombard street. Near a great Ross. Walking distance to Fisherman wharf. Fresh fruit in the lobby. Near restaurants. Free parking!

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Noblesville, In
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Columbus Motor Inn is at the perfect location for access to area attractions, transportation, Fisherman's Wharf etc. We walked to most places in the area and then used out 48 hr pass on The Big Bus line to get to other places. Parked our car in their garage, no extra charge added on, and never had to move until... More

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Bellingham, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this hotel is perfect, plus free parking. The staff was cheerful, friendly and helpful. They sent us to local restaurants for dinner (fabulous Italian) and great breakfast within walking distance. The room was not fancy but clean and quiet. The location is a great starting point for a walking tour of San Francisco. We would stay here... More

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Paris, Texas
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120 reviews 120 reviews
18 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned with my teenager from a 5 night stay @ the CMI. The rooms are a little dated (but clean & quiet), we had 2 double beds, a large flat screen tv, hair dryer, soap & shampoo, a fridge ($5 per day extra). There was free parking but we didn't have a car since the city is easy to... More

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Central NJ
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you'd like to be in walking distance to North Beach, Chinatown and the Wharf and you want to be in a neighborhood setting versus a tourist or business area, then this is the place. You get to experience things like a local. LOTS of unique restaurants and galleries. Easy access to anywhere via bus which stops directly in front... More

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Victoria
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel had one of the best beds we've slept on that's not our own. The room was clean, water pressure in the shower was good, and it's just a few blocks away from Fisherman's Wharf, great street eats, the Trolley, and touring buses. Just a few blocks further and you're at Pier 39. We didn't have a car, but... More

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  • FREE parking(30)
  • Cable car(28)
  • Great location(20)
  • North beach(12)
  • Fishermans Wharf(10)
  • Friendly and helpful(5)
  • Flat screen TV(5)
  • Golden gate bridge(3)
  • Would definitely stay(3)
  • Rooms are clean(3)

Additional Information about Columbus Motor Inn

Address: 1075 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Russian Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Columbus Motor Hotel San Francisco
Columbus Hotel San Francisco
Columbus Motel San Francisco
Columbus Motor Inn San Francisco

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