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Columbus Motor Inn

1075 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133 (Russian Hill)
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Columbus Motor Inn
Ranked #35 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great place to stay for families on a budget, definitely in between Pier 39 and China Town. Bit of a walk so I would not recommend for the physically handicapped who use a cane like my mom and aunt. Otherwise great hotel for the price and location.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you are looking for a quality no-frills hotel in the heart of downtown San Francisco this is your place! The staff was friendly and knowledgeable of the surrounding area, they were able to provide restaurant and attraction suggestions. The location of this hotel is fantastic for the price you pay, it is located in North Beach within walking distance... More

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York, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location for San Francisco sites. Within walking distance to most piers and other local attractions. Parking is included in the rate. We were lucky that they had a room ready for us before our check in time. They also let us park there late on the day that we left. Our room was clean and some might say out-dated,... More

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here at the Columbus Motor Inn for our end of our vacation. We were lucky to get one of the corner rooms with the big windows. These rooms are very spacious and when we arrived the room was spotless. You might consider the decor a little bit outdated but our room still did look much nicer than what... More

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Corona, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great location....within walking distance to the waterfront Nd Fisherman's Wharf...also close to Lombard Street. Free parking was a nice plus. Nice, clean hotel...nothing fancy but a good choice if you are on a budget...Nice comfy beds also.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed with my wife and daughter at this hotel during a 10 days vacation in SanFran. Wonderful place to stay if you don't need luxury from a hotel. the rooms are clean and the staff is nice. I strongly recommend the hotel.

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Chandler, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This Motor Inn is very basic - nothing fancy, the room decor is a bit dated but it was clean, friendly, reasonably priced and in a great location. There is no lobby, no dining, no pool, just the parking, check-in room, and 3 floors of rooms but we didn't come to San Francisco to stay in our hotel - just... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time in San Francisco & we were here only for one night as it was a stop over to our trip to Napa in May. The hotel is nice, the room was in good condition, clean & comfortable. The location can't be beat & they offer free parking! The staff was very helpful. I dont recall... More

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South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this hotel to be clean and quiet. It was within walking distance to all the things we wanted to see. We parked the car when we got there and were able to walk everywhere. The staff was very helpful.

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pros to this motel are location, price and free parking. It is an easy walk to Fisherman's wharf, a cable car stop, Pier 33 for Alcatraz tours, and Ghirardelli square. We never needed our car and the free parking is a major bonus in this pricey area. The motel is very dated and worn out. Room 311 faces another... 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)
  • Would definitely stay(3)
  • Golden gate bridge(3)
  • Rooms are clean(3)

Additional Information about Columbus Motor Inn

Address: 1075 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133
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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