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Cable Car Court Hotel

1499 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
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Ranked #36 of 73 San Francisco B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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Shanghai, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We are presently stayed by at the cable car court located at 1499 California street on the junction of Larkin. It is vintage hotel which is value for money. The hotel is located near the popular streets such as union square, and bang opposite wherethe cable car( tram) runs. You can walk to your right and reach Jefferson street while... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

When we got to the hotel we couldn't get in because nobody at the desk would answer the phone, if it weren't for other guests showing up who knows how long we'd be out there. Overall the service was good, they were really nice, but the room we stayed in had bedbugs and every morning I had new bites all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

The hotel is basic but for a trip where most of your time is spent exploring the city then it's perfect. There was a fridge and microwave in the room. We bought some cereal, milk and plastic cutlery from trader joes which was just a couple minutes walk away. The cable car stops outside which takes you to Powell street... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The rooms are clean, spacious, And the hotel is very well Located. Most importantly, The staff is very friendly, and would literally get out of their way to well accommodate you. David and Philip Do an amazing job to put you at ease. we definitely miss this place, and David and Philip. We are recommending the hotel, to everyone we... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

A terrible hotel, I don't know where to start. -They sent us up to a 4-person room that was not cleaned, then refused to clean it (even though we were within the check-in time). This meant that we had to rent two 2-person rooms at a higher cost. -Manager kept sliding the credit card, meaning that my friend was charged... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Had a few teething problems with key card but all was ok. Deposit was $75 for me, my booking quoted $50 which I wasn't very happy about as it was written into my contract. Many of the people living there seem to be permanent residents which led to some interesting people walking the halls. I had a room next to... More 

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durham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

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 March 29, 2015

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
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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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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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Swanky and stylish, Nob Hill sits in the heart of the city and is home to amazing architecture and views. The hike to the top can be a challenging workout for those who forego a cable car ride, but they will be rewarded with some of the city’s most beautiful architecture adorning its peak. Originally populated with mansions after the Gold Rush, most if not all were devastated in the 1906 earthquake and fire that followed. Luckily all is not lost; storied hotels and Grace Cathedral surround Huntington Park. Having a drink or dinner while taking in the sunset and views at the "top of the Mark" is tough to beat.
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