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Redwood Inn

1530 Lombard Street, San Francisco, CA 94123
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Ranked #97 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A decent hotel which is close enough to the waterfront to walk. Heavy traffic goes right by day and night, and the windows (USA quality!) don't keep out noise or heat. The staff were friendly (we received a few boxes from Amazon), but we would not stay here again, or visit SF anytime soon. So overrated, and full of cheesy... More

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Malmo, Sweden
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the several motels we stayed at during our road trip in California. First of all I have to praise the guy in the reception who gave us wonderful tips about the City and places we had to visit. He even gave us a map where he marked everything up for us. The room was a typical Motel room... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Stayed here on a recent trip to San Francisco. Staff were all incredibly welcoming and friendly from arrival to departure (and again on a return stay later that week!) Rooms are clean, comfortable and exceeded all expectations for the price. It's well situated for exploring nearby Fisherman's Wharf or catching a bus a block away to visit downtown/connect to BART.... More

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Stayed during my huge CA-NV-AR-UT trip. Wanted to stay just 2 nights. Anyway the price was high comparing to what I get. But one great adv - free parking (very rare case in SF - so you can deduct it from the rent payment comparing to other hotels). Rooms are just like in motel - huge windows, very noisy when... More

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014 via mobile

Came over ski week from San Diego for the Chinese New Year parade, and the place was very good. The staff was very kind and friendly. Gonna suggest to my friends who are visiting next month. Thought it was an amazing place and worth the price.

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Grantham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We've stayed at the Redwood since we started visiting the west coast and San Francisco in particular, we've visited every year since 2006 they always find us a room and it's always nice to feel like your with people you know. Always helpful and very friendly. Booked for this year, 2014 and will be trying to stay at the Redwood... More

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Ocean City, Maryland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

The hotel was clean, in great location, had FREE parking and wi-fi and, most importantly, was very affordable considering how expensive San Francisco can be. The rooms were actually surprisingly spacious. We had to leave the hotel 2 nights earlier than we planned due to family emergency and the owners refunded our payment for those 2 nights. It was very... More

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New York, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We stayed here over new years and were happy to get it. The staff was really nice, the bed was good, there was parking. The place was a little rough and on a noisy street. The location was good but once you learn how to get around, location is not that important.

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Richland, Michigan
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Nothing special about this hotel other than it is reasonable priced, clean, and within walking distance to the Wharf, North Beach, and China Town. Since I had never been in San Fran before, I wanted to make sure that I found someplace where I felt safe without spending $$$$$... This place is it! Staff work very hard to give you... More

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Los Angeles, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Travel plans sometimes change and most motels have a reasonable cancellation policy of 24 or 48 hours before check-in time. I tried to cancel my stay at the Redwood Inn around 9 or 9:30 am two days ahead of time (52 hours before my check-in), but they refused to wave the first night's charge. To be fair, I did go... More

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Also Known As:
Redwood Hotel
Redwood Hotel San Francisco
Redwood San Francisco
Address: 1530 Lombard Street, San Francisco, CA 94123
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
#6 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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