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Phoenix Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   601 Eddy Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
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Ranked #32 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Minneapolis, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've stayed at the Phoenix many times over the years, and it just keeps getting better. The rooms have a sleek, modern vibe now, with super-comfortable beds and wonderful Lather toiletries. The morning coffee (good and strong) and muffins start the morning right. Some may find the Tenderloin/Little Saigon location a bit scruffy for their taste, but I've always found... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nestled in the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco is the Phoenix hotel. The Tenderloin can be a bit gritty but for me it keeps it interesting. The decor and vibe of the hotel is very welcoming in comparison to the big box, chain hotels. History is also on the side of the Phoenix as a frequent stop for many famous... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love staying at Joie de Vivre hotels in San Francisco. Each one is unique, usually an older hotel/motel property that's been brought back to its funky glory. Phoenix Hotel is a great renovated motel with an attached restaurant/lounge. JDV staff are always exceptional and the front desk staff at the Phoenix doesn't disappoint. Always accommodating and full of great... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends recently stayed here for their wedding evening & flying all the way from England, I wanted to make their evening special. From the moment I made contact with Diana, to Luke sending me pictures, the service was fantastic! I firmly believe it's people whom make any business and especially hotels and that's why this place is a cut... More

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Squamish, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though almost all the reviews raved about the hotel, I was hesitant and concerned purely based on the location, at the edge of the Tenderloin district which is similar to an area in my home city - people struggling with various mental issues, substance issues, homelessness, etc. I loved my stay! The hotel staff are fantastic, professional and eager to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chose this hotel mainly for the free parking and room price point. Nice vintage feel. Room was upgraded and actually used the heated pool as it happened to be one of the hottest weekends ever! Comfortable courtyard, felt safe. Didn't eat at the on site restaurant, walked up the block to a Thai place that was great. Can't remember the... More

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Morro Bay, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel staff are polite and helpful. The room was clean and lovely. The beds were comfortable. The parking lot is small but staff helped us keep our vehicle safe from dings. There were a couple parties going on during our visit but noise levels ceased relatively early. Staff were very professional and easy going at the same time. The... More

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I love staying that the Phoenix. The hotel is pretty basic - but it's super clean, the staff is friendly informative and helpful, and the pool is great (even on foggy days). On sunny warm days (which do happen) it's incredible. It's also the best priced hotel in SF (That you would actually want to stay at).

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Modesto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We stayed at the Phoenix only one night for our wedding at San Francisco City Hall but wished we could have stayed all week, we absolutely loved it!! It's a true oasis dead center of the Tenderloin! The staff were all so awesome, they even had chilled champagne with a sweet congratulations note waiting for us! The property is super... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Convenient location near Civic Center - fairly short walk from BART. Really nice updated room with *space* to move around - not something even higher-priced SF hotels have. They even have parking for one car/room. I had a great corner balcony - view's not the best. Can be a little noisey with the tropical windows facing the pool that don't... More

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Additional Information about Phoenix Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel

Address: 601 Eddy Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#32 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#45 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#59 Business Hotel in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Phoenix Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Funky, irreverent, and young-at-heart, The Phoenix Hotel caters to touring bands and travelers with a creative spirit. A 44 room mid-century motor lodge with a lush courtyard and heated outdoor pool. It's an oasis in the heart of San Francisco on the edge of the gritty Tenderloin and three blocks from City Hall. Guests get complimentary onsite parking and a poolside coffee, tea and muffins to start the day. Art from local artists decorates the rooms and the courtyard gardens. ... more   less 
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