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Layne Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   545 Jones Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Ranked #187 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

To be clear, I am giving this hotel a 4 based on the category of hotel, not hotels over all. After reading many of the reviews I was very nervous about staying here. So, we were pleasantly surprised with our experience. The location is great (just don't go South or West, that area is actually terrifying) and just 3 blocks... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend & I from the UK stayed at the Layne hotel as the first point of our American road trip. There are a few pluses and a few negatives but my main point is this: The hotel us located on literally the border street of the 'Tenderloin'. If you haven't heard of it, Google it. But don't let it... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

TL;DR: Not Dangerous, Staff is not the bad, bathrooms are clean and rooms are clean and good enough for resting. I spent a week in San Francisco for WWDC2014. I booked my airplane ticket and hotel in expedia.com. I didn't realize where this hotel was located. I thought it was well positioned near the downtown and Yerba Buena Gardens. A... More

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Seattle, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If i could give it ZERO stars I would. This hotel is sketch and not safe. If you pay through a booking site like expedia ahead of your stay, be expected to have them put double your stay of a "security hold" on your card. You have to open the door the same time the front desk clerk "buzzes" you... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is old, for us that was part of the charm. No A/C but with the windows open we slept well each night. The staff was friendly and helpful. They face suggestions for restaurants and booked our shuttle back to the airport for us. It's a good value in the city. There were many homeless people in the streets... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I looked at my room and booked a different hotel. Save your money and spend an extra 50 somewhere clean with free parking and ac. I give them 1 year before they close down without candlestick park bringing people in.

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San Francisco, California
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Worst people you could imagine, the front desk is terrible. Booked a room and cancelled it in few minutes charged me for $320!! yes that is true, the room was not non-refundable or anything just normal reservation paying at the hotel. Because of their 48 hour cancelation "policy" they charged me all that money, how reasonable is that! Be aware,... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We found this Hotel whilst driving through Carmel, through Expedia. We dont know San Francisco at all so asked them to find us accomodation. We arrived at this Hotel on 30 April 2014 at around 22h00 in the evening. It was quite warm in San Francisco, the room that we were allocated was like a Sauna and had no air... More

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Address: 545 Jones Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Layne Hotel 2*
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