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Monte Cristo Bed and Breakfast

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600 Presidio Ave., San Francisco, CA 94115
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

a fantastic breakfast and one of the most beautiful bathrooms we've ever seen in a hotel!This is nice old house that is kept in france stile. Best of all is the service and way you feel wellcome in the house. This come to life by the nice old lady making breakfast.

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Mission Viejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Overall, we had a great experience staying at the Monte Cristo. This B & B is an older home that has had many renovations. Most recently the bathrooms have been completely updated to display a modern look. Ours had ample counter space and an amazing shower. (However, I'd suggest that the mirror lighting could be a little brighter.) Although the... More 

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virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here as part of our trip up the CA coast. It was not only beautiful, but had a fantastic breakfast and one of the most beautiful bathrooms we've ever seen in a hotel! (yes, we loved the bathroom!) Only slight down side is the room was a little stuffy (we used the portable fan that was provided in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't compliment Jack who manages (perhaps owns - not sure?) this hotel enough. We chose the hotel primarily as it was small (11 rooms I think) and I needed some packages to be delivered in advance of stay. Jack was great on the email confirming they could take delivery, and they were put in our room for arrival. After... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This is nice old house that is kept in france stile. Best of all is the service and way you feel wellcome in the house. This come to life by the nice old lady making breakfast. Her genuin interest in us you make you feel at home and wellcome. The good spirit of the house is personalised in that lovely... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This charming B&B is in the lovely upscale residential area of Pacific Heights. Cozy breakfast room and small study. Reminds of many London Hotels. Rooms are all different with lovely eclectic decor. I was on the the first floor next to the Dining room on the street. (Last room available.) Quiet, clean, cozy. No complaints. Ask to see other rooms... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We stayed just one night but can see staying more. The B&B is located a few short miles from Union square, giving you the opportunity to explore a different part of the city. We had a very warm welcome. The room was not large, but very nice. The bathroom was totally remodeled with marble and modern fixtures, but didn't take... More 

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Albrightsville, Pennsylvania, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Thankfully, we only spent one night here.(Oct 17th) No A/C in the rooms. I was not aware of this at the time of the booking. One window, no screen and therefore no cross ventilation. We had a table fan which didn't do much. The bathroom was the best part of the room, very updated. The owner very unfriendly and didn't... More 

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Farmington, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We just returned from spending two nights at Monte Cristo. We booked this bed and breakfast because of its location as we wanted to be away from the noise of downtown. Our room was very nice and had everything we needed. Breakfast choices were great--the gorgonzola quiche was delicious. Terry does an amazing job taking care of everyone's needs. The... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Parking is the obvious problem in San Francisco. There is plenty of street parking but there are also plenty of cars and near a campus, so finding a spot was a bit of a challenge. The Inn itself was superb. Room was tastefully decorated with quality furnishings and a comfy bed. There were more TV channels than one could ever... More 

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