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Great Highway Motor Inn

1234 Great Highway, San Francisco, CA 94122 (Sunset)
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Ranked #156 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Salem
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Great Highway Inn was recommended to us by a friend familiar with San Francisco. We were looking for something a little bit different. Not just your ordinary chain hotel. This foot the bill!! Nice Location with easy access to all of our needs. Loved the closeness to the beach!! Room and amenities were average but considering what you get... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were in San Francisco during Pride week, so the hotel and vacation rental choices were slim to none. After checking it out on the web, we booked the Great Highway Inn. A family of 5 (3 teens) had great accommodations, including a separate bedroom. The unit was clean, but dated, like an older 1960's style hotel. Everything worked well,... More

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Honolulu
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Great Highway Inn doesn't aspire to resort-style amenities, but does excel at the essentials: Clean, safe, comfortable lodging with good service (including free WiFi that averaged 6+ Mbps, which is more than many tonier places give you.) It's in the middle of a long-term renovation project, but even the older section, where I stayed, was in perfectly functional shape. Location... More

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Mount Shasta, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We've stayed at this hotel twice now, for our child with UCSF Hospital visits. We've tried quite a few hotels over the past few years & this one we know we can count on. They have booked our family & my mother in rooms right next to each other on ground level for our child's wheelchair which I think is... More

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palm desert, ca
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

this place is ok. everything worked. it is right on the ocean which is nice. i had parking ANd was easy. the bed was ok , the shower was ok, its just an ok motel. i dont think the refer worked very well. the staff was helpful

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sacramento
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Friendly people to greet you. The place could use a little updating, but clean. Great location. Across the street from the ocean. Next to Golden Gate Park. The next block is the end of the N Judah subway. Easy way to get to Union Square and other restaurants.

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RENO,NV
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

My husband and I stayed in this hotel for a night while my son 's at UCSF Medical Center. It's a 20-mins drive from the hospital, good parking space, nice. comfy room, with small ref and microwave oven. The surrounding area is quiet and is closed to the beach. We enjoyed our stay in this hotel, we were relaxed and... More

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Santa Maria, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Was a great value for the location, sadly not so great for meals if you have to stay close. They are renovating some rooms, the one we stayed in needed some minor repairs. It was clean and staff helpful. NO outside ice machine, likely due to the fact that homeless sleep in nearby doorways. Chinese delevery was not very good... More

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Madrid, Spain
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160 reviews 160 reviews
29 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

I am still astounded at the price of this establishment - no better than a road motel. For not much more, one could stay in comparative luxury elsewhere. The cover was dirty. The sheets - had to clean out a little. We both ended up with red, itchy eyes from the dusty or dirty room. The internet was very very... More

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Medford, Oregon
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

The surprises are to be appreciated! Recall .... this is "San Francisco" and at this location; parking is free, room price is reasonable, kid's to-do spots, while having a clean place to crash, in a great location. OK, you will be next to the ocean and a beach where the kids can run and burn-off some pent-up car ride energy,... More

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Address: 1234 Great Highway, San Francisco, CA 94122
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Sunset
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Great Highway Hotel
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