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2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1565 Broadway, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Nob Hill)
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Ranked #100 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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51 reviews 51 reviews
28 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The motel has a great location and is really easy to find as just next to Van Ness (101). From there it is easy to walk pretty much anywhere. It has free parking but the parking lots were very busy and beware it isn't easy to park and turn around with large cars as they are quite small. Still we... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A good location and that free car parking are the main pluses of this place. Clean basic room but thin sheets and towels and no bath plug. It would be good if the window could be secured in a semi-open position to let fresh air in while sleeping; but this is also too hard for most USA motels etc. In... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in June 2014 for three nights. This is a basic accommodation but exactly what we were expecting as we travel regularly both in the US and abroad and this was not our first time in San Francisco. You just cannot beat the free parking, which is very hard to find in San Francisco! The location is great as... More

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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks 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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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 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
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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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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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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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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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