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Cable Car Court Hotel

1499 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
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Cable Car Court Hotel
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Ranked #35 of 71 San Francisco B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here in march for 3 weeks. The management were great Philip and Javier did a great job and were very friendly. We extended our stay and they gave us the same great rate we had at our first check in. Rooms were very clean with all the basics you need. Laundry room, wifi in lobby which is really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your hospitality! I really liked it. especially liked the heating system, which can be adjusted. And also like the service. Very cozy hod- you can relax at any time. Thank you for WI-Fi. I'll come again. Elena Panova.

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Palm Springs
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

stayed here eight nights in 4th floor non street room with private bath, kitchen unit with sink, fringe, electric burners. microwave. there is no equipment for cooking or eating. flat screen tv mounted on wall. bright with daylight from windows. no phone, no wi-fi in room. weekly cleaning of room. appears whole building recently renovated, newer carpeting in hallways and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

A picture is worth a thousand words, see the pest control picture while I was occupying my room. On the 5th day I had to throw out the garbage myself, no wonder there is need for pest control. Hotel staff said they clean rooms only once a week. There was mildew in the shower. There is no closet or wardrobe,... More 

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Bietigheim, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

My friend and I stayed two weeks in San Francisco. I thought I booked a double room in the Cable Car Court Hotel but it was for the Cable Car Hotel at the corner Hyde Street and California Street. Well, it was much cheaper than a hostel. Our room was clean and the toilet and bathroom, which we had to... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Location is good, safe area and the cable car stops right out front so it's easy to get around from here. We had a room near the back of the building so never heard the cable car, there was a little bit of street noise but nothing different from anywhere else. Wifi in the lobby which is free, if you... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I stayed at cable car court hotel for about 5 nights and I can say for sure it was the worst place i've ever stayed in. I was looking for cheap and clean hotels in SFO, and as it seems to be impossible, I ended up there. As another review already said, It's depressing and dirty. The staff is as... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

It is misleading to call this place a hotel, since it is really a poor-quality hostel. The price of over $200 per night was outrageous and I recommend avoiding this place at all costs. I did not feel safe there. The place feels run-down and depressing. A dog-eared notice in the hallway refers to 'guests and tenants' and I had... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My family of four adults stayed in the corner room on the fourth floor last April for seven nights and we paid USD630 only. Its location is ideal with walking distance to Chinatown and Union Square. We even tried walking to and from the Fisherman's Wharf, experiencing walking up the slopes of the city. A supermarket is just next door... More 

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I stayed in the hotel for 3 nights. The price for the room with two queen beds and a small shower was rather good. We paid about $100 a month. Location is really great. You can easily reach all central sightseeings. There was a fridge, microwave and TV set in the room. What was bad. The room was noisy, on... More 

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