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Civic Center Motor Inn

2.0 of 5 364 Ninth St, San Francisco, CA 94103
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The room was average size with breakfast included and there was a small pool. Unfortunately the rest is negative. When we got there they couldn't accept our prepaid travel card to pay for the stay so we had the option of a credit card from home (additional charges for bank) or cash (charges to withdraw). We made the wrong choice... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There's a handy bus stop around the corner. The wi-fi worked in the room. There were tea & coffee-making facilities in the room & also a microwave which worked. The clothes-washing facilities outside worked also. There was a help-yourself continental breakfast with DIY toast & waffles. I friendly lady helped with the waffle machine. Don't confuse this place with the... More

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Montreal, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Every thing is very good except the Wi-Fi internet speed was very slow and dropping very often. So if the internet access is not very important factor, the place is great for the price and location. Breakfast was included and quite good. Civic center/City Center was in walking distance. If the owner improves the internet access in every rooms with... More

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Asheville, North Carolina
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18 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Civic Center Motor Inn is a great location if you want to be near the bars and such on Harrison and Folsom (Lone Star, Stud, Eagle, etc.) but this is a slightly renovated "vintage" motor inn in a tight spot. Rooms are small but clean, and bathroom has been nicely renovated from original. AC, heat and WiFi did not... More

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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed two noisy nights after booking this room through Priceline Express Deals. Disappointed that Priceline steered me to this noisy motel in SOMA. The door frame and windows let all the outside noise from the street traffic and nearby construction in causing two sleepless nights. The only plus was the room size and cleanliness for the price in S.F. but... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked this hotel because it was near to Hertz where we wanted to pick up the rental and because the local tour we booked provided a free pick-up from here. It is a decent hotel, with breakfast provided. Rooms and bathrooms were all clean. The only complain we have is that the Wifi connection was rather weak and we could... More

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

very nice hotel. center but very poor wifi connection. if not, would have been perfect. walking distance from everything you need to see in SF. Close to Market street and shopping area. Would stay again in that hotel.

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Castle Pines, Colorado
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The hotel was not too bad. The location is fairly good as it is close to Market Street where you can catch busses and trains to everywhere. The area was ok with a Trader Joe's market also nearby. The room had a fridge and microwave. The room was quiet and everything functioned. It was mostly clean. The only bad thing... More

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Cedarburg, Wisconsin
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

If you aren't used to spending money, you soon will be in San Francisco. The Civic Center Motor Inn was a nice price for our overnight without taking money out of the food and fun budget. Combined with free parking, our stay at $200 for two people was a real bargain. The hot breakfast was a pleasant surprise. The room... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Stayed here five nights. The managers and desk staff took excellent care of us, very helpful and accommodating. Room was clean and comfortable. The immediate neighborhood is kind of sketchy, but we had no problems. Very convenient to Castro and Mission districts as well as downtown.

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Address: 364 Ninth St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Civic Center Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Civic Center Motor Hotel San Francisco
Best Western San Francisco
San Francisco Best Western

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