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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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Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at The Parsonage recently and was absolutely delighted and enchanted. From the beautiful comfortable room, to the wonderful breakfasts every morning (John is an amazing chef), to the fabulous hosts John & Joan who were so welcoming - it was an absolute pleasure staying there. I was made to feel at ease and enjoy their beautiful home -... More 

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where do I start? Joan and John have created, truly, one of my favorite places to stay on the planet. The home is gorgeous and the rooms are warm and cozy. Don't even get me started on the breakfasts. Made from scratch every morning, it'll be the highlight of your day. I travel to SF once or twice a year... More 

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california
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Lots of personal attention. Our good friends stay here all of the time and highly recommended The Parsonage to us because of the accommodations, the good food, and the friendly and personal service provided by the owners.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 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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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

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 March 6, 2015

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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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

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 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
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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