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Hotel Mayflower

975 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Nob Hill)
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Ranked #43 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Friendly helpful staff. Rooms are clean but the bathroom and bedding could use a sprucer. If you want a hotel of the "old San Francisco" this is for you. Good location a few blocks from cable car and next door to a supermarket.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

….well not quite, but it was a mix of good and bad. We checked, as always, on Tripadvisor before we booked and patently ignored the bad comments and looked instead at the price. Good points: - in Nob Hill which is 'central' but, as the name suggests, hilly. - an old and 'quirky' building. I like the old…I was a... More

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Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at Hotel Mayflower in August 2012 and loved my experience there. I asked for a quiet room and they gave me just what I asked for. It was a clean, large room on the 6th floor and had a nice view. The staff were extremely friendly - the lady at the front desk gave me a map and... More

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Lambertville, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented 2 rooms for 2 nights here recently and were quite pleased. It's not a four-star hotel but it does have character and is more than adequate. I loved the old elevators. I felt like I was in a European hotel especially at breakfast. It was easy to get around from here. You are very close to the dodgier... More

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So-So Cal
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66 reviews 66 reviews
36 hotel reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Built in 1929 and still very much in it's original condition, the Mayflower seems only to get better with age. I first stayed there -- and reviewed it -- several years ago, and decided to drop back in on a recent trip to SF to see how the old gal's getting along. As before, my stay was delightful. OK, I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this hotel for the second time, this time only together with my son. If you can fit your car into their parking lot, this is a great plus. In addition, everything is of the same level and of course when their friendly staff already knows you, it becomes even better. Highly recommended!

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Sunshine Coast
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This little hotel was our home away from home for three nights, and we found it to be clean and comfortable. We stayed in a suite, which was a one bedroom with separate living area and small kitchen and bathroom with bath. We had a toddler and it was perfect for us. The kitchen and bathroom were all kids friendly... More

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Newport, Vermont
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"It is what it is" This is the motto posted behind the reception desk, and it sort of establishes the bar. And it was: comfortable, a little shabby but clean. The breakfast was OK, the bed comfortable, the cranky old elevator definitely a plus, in my opinion, being a little old and cranky myself. We were a little disappointed to... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for five nights in March, and found the hotel to be clean and comfortable. The desk staff were helpful when asked 'touristy' questions. Be aware that the 'hairdryers' in the rooms, as listed under the amenities, consists of an ancient, powerless hairdryer that is brought to your room, on request.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed one night after arriving in San Francisco late. We had read the earlier reviews and knew the Mayflower was a grand old lady, The elevators with the metal gates hearkened to a bygone era. The room was large enough and the bed comfortable. The lobby is beautiful and the staff attentive. Great location in Nob Hill and close... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Mayflower

Also Known As:
Mayflower Hotel San Francisco
Mayflower San Francisco
Address: 975 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Nob Hill
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
#5 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco
#41 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#42 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#58 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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