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The Wharf Inn

2.0 of 5 2601 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94133
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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95 reviews 95 reviews
24 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Wharf Inn is located right at Fisherman's Wharf and gets top marks for location. However, the hotel itself is a bit rundown and in need of a remodel. The room was okay but getting tatty. We were also put off by some of the locals around the hotel as there were a lot of homeless and what appeared to... More 

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Los Angeles, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel might be good for budget turists looking for a good location in SF. The gimmick is that parking is included, which is pricey in the area. If you do not have a car, stay away from this friendly hotel, as for the same price you can find online better, more modern hotels in the same area. I found... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy walk to Fishermans Wharf. The bathroom was clean. Brian, at the front desk was extremely helpful with tips to see the city. Great bakery across the street for breakfast. Also, but tour company close

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Long Beach, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I agree with just about everything everyone else had in complaints, but first the positives: At a couple hundred bucks a night, there is nothing else in the area (and a long distance from it) that comes close to three hundred bucks a night plus parking of up to $50 a night). And I found most in the area to... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh where do I begin! For the money you get great location, but not much else! There is no concierge service like the web site says, and staff were no help at all, so your on your own in figuring out the best places to go/ eat. Rooms are old and don't feel clean. Repairs needed but were just masked.... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of this hotel is truly awesome. The room was fairly large (dated furnishings). The check-in staff were friendly and helpful. Unfortunately, the noise coming through the walls could not be minimized and negatively impacted our sleep (television noise). Not sure if we'd stay there again because of the noise.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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21 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best thing about this hotel is its location. It is close to the Fisherman's Wharf and its touristy destinations. The front desk was friendly and helpful. The beds were comfortable. The rooms were clean. Unfortunately, we had a few issues. The worst of them was a shower that made noise as loud as a jet engine throughout its use.... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We picked this hotel because of its location . As we wanted to see a lot around the Bay Area and the Piers etc . We had planned to do a fair bit of walking so the Wharf Inn is perfect for those who want to stay in the area and be walking distance to many attractions. The room was... More 

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San Francisco, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

.... they've definitely got the best location at Fisherman's Wharf that includes Free Parking for the price. Compare their rates and then call the Radi$$on across the street. They charge at least $50 for the privilege of parking your car. I always reserve one of the balcony rooms on the front of the hotel. It's fun to be there and... More 

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Kingwood, Texas, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We have stayed in this hotel before with no problems. However was very noisy on the rooms facing the street. But it's very reasonable and the service is good. It is very convenient to Fisherman's Wharf so we would definitely stay again for next visit.

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Address: 2601 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94133
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Fisherman's Wharf
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Wharf Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 51
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