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The Parsonage

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198 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
The Parsonage
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The parsonage was very enjoyable, we took our belated honeymoon at the parsonage! Breakfast was an event everyday! The food was fantastic! The company we shared was so special even the dog that lives there was enjoyable! Would recommend to friends.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hosts Joan and John, and their assistant Matt, were fantastic. The accommodation was excellent, the hospitality warm and the breakfasts absolutely delicious. To have bread from Tartine for breakfast was an unbelievable treat for someone who had come from the UK to tour the bakeries of San Francisco in search of the perfect sourdough. The location is near Hayes Valley,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the end of our three-week stay at the Parsonage, I can say in all honesty that I have never felt sadder to leave a place. San Francisco is a wonderful city, and I thoroughly enjoyed my time there, but the one thing that made the trip so special was the Parsonage. It is an extraordinary house, large and bright,... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights at the Parsonage, a beautiful San Francisco Victorian home tastefully decorated. The room we had was on the 2nd floor was big enough with its own bathroom again every detail of its decoration was a piece of conversation. Our innkeeper, Matt who was filling in for Joan and John was very gracious and courteous, always at... More 

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Madison
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Fond memories last a lifetime and we will remember forever our stay at The Parsonage for a 20th wedding anniversary trip. Joan and John were so welcoming the moment we set foot in the door. The house is stunning with its architectural details, and the parlors and other public rooms warmly invite you with their books and beautiful art and... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

My Husband and I spent a wonderful weekend at The Parsonage! Joan and John are so welcoming and knowledgeable about SanFrancisco. I loved waking up to their friendly smiles and delicious breakfast. The property is beautifully maintained and I felt like royalty coming home to such a gorgeous establishment every evening. Thank you John and Joan!

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Bellevue, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Great Hayes Valley location, easy access to Muni for travel throughout the city, We rode muni metro everyday for easy access to Moscone Center. Overall, the accommodations were very good. Breakfast the first 3 mornings was a bit too sweet, lacking much protein. On day three we requested and received delicious scrambled eggs. and on the final morning we were... More 

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Irvine, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

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
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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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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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