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Columbus Motor Inn

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1075 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133
Columbus Motor Inn
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed our stay at Columbus Motor Inn. The motel is fairly basic but good value, ideally located to visit Fishermans Wharf (5-10 mins). We had breakfast locally at Hollywood Cafe which was great. We used Muni route 30 regularly to get us about to places - convenient as there is a bus stop right outside the motel. We are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location - helpful staff - free parking - close to everything - large room that would suit 5 - all check. These were our requirements and this hotel has them all. A bonus was the bus right outside takes you directly to and from AT&T Baseball park where we want to see again. Highly recommended.

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

My husband and I just spent 5 days in San Francisco. We stayed at the Columbus Motor Inn and were very happy with our choice. It's pretty basic, but the room was large and the beds were very comfortable. We were able to rent a refrigerator so we didn't have to eat every meal in San Francisco's expensive restaurants. The... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is definately no frills, however it is clean with a comfortable bed, clean bathroom with descent shower, and is quiet if you have a room in the back. It is located real close to Fisherman's wharf as well as Little Italy. You have public transportation available to use which is nice due to parking around this area.

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Ipswich, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel for 4 nights in late May 2015 on a family holiday (2 adults, 2 kids). Great location within walking distance to the water front district (Piers), restaurants, cablecars and public transport. The room was spacious, clean and tidy. No worries with the room standard, just a bit dated. Just up the road is a Walgreens that... More 

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Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was clean. We chose it because it included parking in the hotel cost. That is a big plus! The hotel desk clerk that was working most of the time that we were there was extremely happy and helpful. We enjoyed talking with him every time that we entered or left the hotel. The only issue with staying here,... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The location of this property is superb, cable cars round corner, bus at front door, walking distance to just about everything. Room was great, extremely comfortable beds and very clean. We arrived at midnight and there was no fridge in the room but it was delivered early the next morning. The TV did not work but maintenance fixed it quickly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Excellent hotel in excellent location with ample room. Quiet and close to cable cars and fisherman's wharf. Highly recommended for family's. Free car parking with plenty of spaces. Front desk guys were helpful and knowledgeable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Amazing location , near the wharf and near little Italy, free parking, clean and big rooms, although the rooms are outdated but they have all the ameneties. The beds are great. Excellent for families.

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Brookhaven, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

My husband and I stayed here 5/30/15-6/5/15. I highly recommend this hotel! First of all, I liked the location. It is within walking distance to Fisherman's Wharf, North Beach and Chinatown. The bus stop is literally just outside the door to go to Market Street. The cable car line is one street over. Plenty of food options nearby. Very convenient... More 

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