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2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1565 Broadway, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Nob Hill)
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Ranked #102 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was exactly what I was hoping for with our stay here, we have just returned from a long US trip, we travelled from San Francisco over to NYC and then south to Orlando. This was by no means the best hotel we stayed in but I would probably say Marshall (front desk) was the most helpful hotel staff member... More

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Winnipeg, Manitoba
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We picked this hotel because it had 2 queen beds (which is hard to find in San Fran), had free parking, was in a safe neighbourhood, wasn't terribly pricey (again hard to find in San Fran) and got pretty good reviews. It did have all of those things, but also a lot of negatives. The first room we had smelled... More

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My husband and I stayed here with 2 other couples (and 1 child) for 2 nights. We were just doing a quick stay in San Francisco on our way up to Sonoma. We picked this hotel due to the great reviews and free parking. When we arrived there were just enough spots for our 2 cars. Please note that there... More

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55 reviews 55 reviews
21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

This was listed by Mt Zion as a close to hospital discount for patients????? I saw no discount, at 200.00 for 1 night, I felt robbed. First look at the room with its worn and torn carpet and bedspreads from motel 6 worn out mattress I was ready to leave, but the positive was that they have free parking at... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This was the second time my husband and I have stayed here and we still loved it. Great location in a local neighborhood with GREAT restaurants. Especially the Hyde St. Seafood House & Raw Bar (I'm leaving a review on that one separately). Warning though - in talking to the managers, they'll be leaving soon so I'm hoping that the... More

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Pavia, Italy
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed here for 4 nights. Good location to visit SF. It's close to the bus station and there is a free parking...very useful in SF! Room (with refrigerator) was quite, clean and comfortable. Only negative point the breakfast. It was just yougurt, fruit and bars (to take away). We grabbed them to have some snacks during sightseeing and then... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014 via mobile

Great location, good free breakfast, free parking, very clean room, 2 1/2 blocks from cable car. Very helpful staff. Hotel facilities are old but well maintained. After an extensive research we choose Castle Inn and we got a great return of your money. Definitely I will return.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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190 reviews 190 reviews
29 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The hotel is old and worn down to look at, but you can walk to the cable car on Hyde (and if you ar lucky you can also get on it, they are often filled at this point) and many other nice parts of the city center and you have several busses in the neighborhood. The staff is very kind... More

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San Francisco, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014 via mobile

Clean good sized room (had two double beds, fridge, microwave, free parking and wifi) walking distance to great restaurants and bars on Polk St. Close drive to Opera House. If it's your first and maybe only visit to SF, you may want to pay the extra $ for something near Union Square or Fisherman's Wharf. If you come often and... More

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New York City, New York
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23 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Place is decent but not great. Parts of the room were dirty and very noisy. Seemed like someone was going to break in at any time. Upon arrival the guy behind the desk wasn't interested in helping us at all. Just a bit rude and disinterested. Ok place at best

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Address: 1565 Broadway, San Francisco, CA 94109
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Nob Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Castle Inn 2*
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Also Known As:
Castle Hotel San Francisco
Castle Motel San Francisco
Castle Inn San Francisco

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Described by guests as "the ideal place to stay in San Francisco," Castle Inn offers beautiful rooms, a fantastic location, and wonderful, friendly service. With FREE PARKING, FREE wireless internet access, in-room coffee, cable TV with HBO, hairdryers, iron/boards, mini-fridge/freezers, microwaves, a/c, and mini-breakfast, you have all of the comforts of home. Perfectly situated for your SF visit, we are within walking distance to Fisherman?s Wharf, Chinatown, Cable Cars, Crookedest Street, and more! ... more   less 
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