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The Grant Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   753 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94108 (Downtown)
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Ranked #122 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading mixed reviews, and having trouble communicating with front desk (English a second language), we were pleasantly surprised when we arrived. All the paperwork was in order. Our requested quiet room was so quiet that we heard nothing for 4 nights. The location was excellent and the price affordable. Room clean and tidy and serviced daily. Bed comfy. Dispensers... More

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Bedworth, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

WE stayed 3 nights at this hotel. Its clean, safe and very central for exploring S/F. You get coffee and Danish for breakfast which was good, theres free wifi and computer access. 24 hour reception desk all for a bargain price. Sure the corridor smells a little strange and the view from the window isn`t great, but most older places... More

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73 reviews 73 reviews
35 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Top marks for location as this is a central place to be in the city and you can walk to almost all the in town attractions. Rooms are decent size but a bit sparse, you have two closets ( well I did ) and two night tables with a drawer in each one, small desk and a small old T.V.... More

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I gave two stars because of the location, ok breakfast and free wifi. We stayed in this hotel for 6 days but what bothered me is the smell not only in our room but in the lobby as well. You will smell it (like pee) the moment you open the front door. It is worst in our room. I was... More

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Jersey City, New Jersey
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

If you are looking for the luxury experience, this may not be the place for you. However, for this stay I had a few essential requirements: 1) clean 2) near transit 3) quiet. I managed to get all three and pastries for breakfast everyday. Rooms are very nice and honestly it is larger than the bedroom in my apartment. The... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My husband and I stayed here to check out San Francisco. We chose The Grant Hotel because previous reviews raved about the location and let me tell you, it really is a great location, and for the low price you cant get much better than that. It's very basic but has a clean room, shower and pasteries/coffee in the morning.... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a very well located hotel. That´s for sure a good point about it. The bad ones, though, are - VERY old, rooms are small. Carpets in need of replacement. Bathrooms look new, surely they got some upgrade done recently, they don´t even match the room. Parking is charged extra, but it is in a fair walking distance, considering... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I stayed here with my husband & daughter between the 13th-15th of June. Our ground floor room (no:116) at the back of the hotel, which was quiet as per my request. The room was a bit small but it was really clean & the beds were comfortable. Breakfast is basic, tea/coffee with a selection of muffins & pastries. Internet access... More

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Very good deal. Convenient parking across the street. Very friendly and helpful staff. Fee WiFi Great location, close to Union Square. Nothing fancy, but what can you expect in SF for under $100 a night?

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Address: 753 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Grant Hotel 2*
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