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Columbus Motor Inn

1075 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133 (Russian Hill)
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Columbus Motor Inn
Ranked #33 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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Chandler, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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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Danbury, Connecticut
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 1 night before trip down the coast. Staff very nice. Hotel itself is dated, carpets in hallways need to be replaced. Room was big but old looking. Good location to walk places: wharf, Ghiradelli. Wouldn't want to be here for an extended time. For the amount they charged I thought it would be better.

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New Jersey
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60 reviews 60 reviews
21 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here only one night, and in the hotel only to sleep, but the staff could not have been more helpful (helping us with getting a bus to AT&T park, and with on-site parking), and our room, from what little we saw of it, was quite nice, with a view of the city and easy and quick Wi-Fi. More... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Motor Inn was just as we had hoped - clean, friendly, and in a great location. We walked everywhere: to the Wharf, Ghirardelli Chocolates, two great breakfast stops (Pat's Cafe- around the corner and Joanie's Happy Days Diner- further down Columbus Ave) . Even our San Francisco Tour (Dylan's Tours) picked us up on Columbus Ave . Free parking... More

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Pittsburgh
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I do not like to write negative reviews, but The Colombus Motor Inn is not my cup of tea. The biggest problem is a musty, moldy and dusty smell inside the rooms. I do not believe they are cleaned and maintained properly. I was scratching all over for the 2 nights we stayed there and when I did check out... More

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Orlando, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here while touring the city. Dated décor, but wasn't there for that. Clean and oh so convenient to walk almost anywhere in the Wharf area. Free parking was also a plus. Staff was always pleasant and helpful. Even checked us in for our airline. Many great eateries in walking distance. Especially liked the Italian options. Will definitely stay again.

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Arab, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was very convenient for commuting. Free parking was definitely a plus. We shared a suite with another couple and made it just fine with only one bath for three nights. Must be very good friends to do this as only one bedroom had a bath entrance. The air conditioner unit was in one room and made it hard... 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)
  • Rooms are clean(3)
  • Golden gate bridge(3)
  • Would definitely stay(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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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style
#4 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco #28 Family Hotel in San Francisco #34 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
Number of rooms
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