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Monte Cristo Bed and Breakfast

600 Presidio Ave., San Francisco, CA 94115
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Ranked #10 of 69 San Francisco B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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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Plainfield, New Jersey
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92 reviews 92 reviews
68 hotel reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My usual haunts were booked, and I am glad they were. The Monte Cristo does everything well with none of the foo-foo so common in quaint B&Bs. It was like staying in an authentic small hotel of yesteryear - with sensible modern technology. Like the lights on sensors, or the Toyo heated cleansing toilet, or the HD TV. The common... More

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Toronto, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on a world trip for our honeymoon staying at various high end hotels , mid range and bed and breakfasts . This place was very charming and cozy. We arrived very late due to our flight and they were very accommodating and kind about it . Our room was on the main floor we were in room 9... More

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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We loved this place as soon as we set foot in it. We were greeted by Jack who was so welcoming and very helpful too. Every room had so much character with different pieces of old furniture. Our bed was very comfortable ...... great sheets and a very clean modern bathroom. Nice shampoo's etc too. There was tea and coffee... More

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Houston, Texas
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48 reviews 48 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We just returned from 2 nights at the Monte Cristo and were very happy to have stayed there. The hosts were superb and helped with transportation tips, and they were excellent with gluten-free diet restrictions. They offered gluten-free made-to-order eggs, as well as gluten-free breads and granola. They even had gluten-free cookies available in the afternoon and evening. We liked... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

As a single older traveller from England visiting family I chose this Bed and Breakfast for its seeming "Englishness". It was a good choice as it was small enough to provide personal service but offered lovely comfortable rooms with very modern bathroom facilities and an excellent breakfast. It was also well situated for public transport. Would definitely return.

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Greeley, colorado
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13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My husband and I stayed for two nights last week. A cab ride from the airport costs $50. You can catch the bus just down the street and get anywhere in the city. Jack had our room ready early and gives great recommendations on getting around and where to eat. Our room was very quiet and the heated toilet seat... More

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Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Found this B&B thru TA! Reviews brought us here! Convenient area in Pacific Heights. Clean, comfortable, super helpful owners & staff! Breakfasts were great, tea & coffee also were available with fresh cookies, later in evening! Comfortable bed, hot showers, great sitting room out front to chill, watch a little tv, organize plans for next adventure. I had tea every... More

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Fair Oaks, California
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5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

My husband and I treated ourselves to a weekend in San Francisco. This B&B was recommended by a friend who lives in the city. Top rate place. Could have been 4 stars. We stayed in room 18 on second floor. King size bed. Window was a light well - very, very quiet plus private but we still had light from... More

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Grand Haven, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

As a repeat visitor to SF, I was looking for a place that was comfortable, within walking distance of places I need to be close to, and warm. This is it. Jack, the host, is so gracious. The rooms and common areas are tidy and comfortable. In a city that is always bustling, it is a quiet haven to return... More

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Simi Valley, CA
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74 reviews 74 reviews
19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

My boyfriend and I decided to play "tourists" in the city where he lives. So we spent the night at this sweet little place. It had beautiful decor, the bed was very comfortable, and the lady who served us breakfast was adorable! She really went out of her way to make sure we had everything we could have wanted to... More

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Additional Information about Monte Cristo Bed and Breakfast

Address: 600 Presidio Ave., San Francisco, CA 94115
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 14
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