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198 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 (Hayes Valley)
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The Parsonage
Ranked #6 of 69 San Francisco B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Irvine, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my 69 year old mother for a three day trip to San Francisco in July. Her one request was for a Victorian B & B. Well, she got that and more. John and Joan's home is elegant and comfortable and their warm service and assistance so helpful. John pointed out the convenient bus stop right outside and talked... More

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Let me start off with the fact that I very rarely write reviews as I am very particular about quality, and wherever I stay or eat for that matter, should be nothing short of exquisite, otherwise what is the point. John and Joan are masters of their museum quality albeit accessible and unpretentious domain. I've already said exquisite once so... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We stayed at the hotel for 3 nights and I can't say that we had a good time. We were two couples. The rooms had very original names but I must say that they were not very clean and quite dusty. The furniture was old and cracky without a tv set or a coffee machine in order to make a... More

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Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I found hosts John and Joan warm, interesting, and helpful I enjoyed the space, breakfast, and the central location, from which I walked to various places in the city, caught a bus one day, and used BART. I'll gladly return and will recommend this B&B to others. A side note: I had a training that was 1.7 miles from the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

Everything you read here is correct. John and Joan are hardworking and attentive hosts, with the instincts to put guests totally at their ease. Joan is a dab hand with eggs at breakfast (chèvre soufflé with poached strawberries, pancakes, scrambled with bacon) and the Tartine bread is to die for. Wonderful location in the Lower Height meant that the buzz... More

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

My wife and I had a delightful stay at The Parsonage this past February. The location was ideal for us as it was walking distance to SF Jazz and some excellent restaurants. The Parsonage is a stunningly beautiful, older house with very comfortable accommodations. We stayed in the Julia Morgan Room which, though a bit small was very quiet and... More

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San Francisco, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We spent three nights in this absolutely exquisite home crammed with antiques and beautifully restored rooms. John and Joan were gracious hosts and we enjoyed a full breakfast each day--they are wizards with eggs and souffles, with the added treat of toast made from bread by incredible artisan bakeshop Tartine. It's convenient to bus transportation and the up-and-coming Mission District.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
13 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014 via mobile

We spent three nights at The Parsonage earlier this month. The owners were away, but we were made to feel extremely welcome by Manabu who was taking care of the place for them; he was warm and friendly, offered us great advice on where to go and what to do in San Francisco and further afield. He also cooked the... More

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Perth, Australia
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18 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

This hotel recalls the splendour of the nineteenth century with lots of antiques in a turn of the century terrace house. Although the website claims that it is open from 4.00pm, I had to wait a couple of hours on the doorstep until someone came to let me inn. The absence overseas may explain this slackness. The breakfasts were memorable,... More

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Gjoevik
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

If you go to San Francisco, stay at The Parsonage!! Strongly recommended because it adds something special to your trip. Everything was wonderful, the Victorian house, it's owners, Joan and John and the breakfasts they served us. John even made the most delicious breakfasts without gluten and lactose. Stay there, You will not regret it!

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Address: 198 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Hayes Valley , The Haight
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Also Known As:
The Parsonage Hotel San Francisco

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