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Civic Center Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   790 Ellis St., San Francisco, CA 94109 (Civic Center)
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Somerset West, Western Cape, South Africa
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a sixty-eight year-old widow resident in South Africa where the cost of living is much lower than the US so my search for a hotel in San Francisco was based foremost on a price I could afford as well as a central location. Though there was a considerable surcharge for New Year's Eve, I found the Inn to... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reserved this hotel by accident. Absolutely disgusting place. Sheets on bed were dirty , the towels were nasty , the toilet was broken and the amount of homeless people around this building were scaring the hell out of me. Don't come here . Point blank.

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Colima, Mexico
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The hotel is good, the price is very cheap, the location is great, but I think there are two issues which are not so good: 1) too many homeless around, and the parking lot was often full. So we had to pay for a parking in other place :/

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The staff was very rude I was early to check in 1:30pm was told I would have to leave and come back at 3pm. When I finally got checked the room was still dirty,had to wait outside the door another 20 mins.The only thing going is the great location and the price was reasonable. But I would have paid more... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I had clients that were in the area to run a race for cancer. Pricing was way out of line but I had to find something that was in their price range. This hotel cost $189.00 per night and should have been slum hotel price of $39.00 . Bullet hole in their window. Door looked like it had been forced... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

An ok inn, not the best of neighbourhoods,drugs, people yelling all night and thin walls. You can hear everything people say and do. Do not stay here with kids! The room was clean, and we could walk to the things we wanted to see.

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Newport Beach, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Good people running this place, but the area itself presents a challenge. If you stay on the bottom floor backside, you're walking through urine with homeless people sleeping in the lot behind and talking in the middle of the night. Get a room in front, and you should be ok, though the beds are old.

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

a very average place to stay, but I am a very budget conscious traveler and and dont mind to save on a hotel to spend in other places, such as shopping at nearby downtown San Francisco! With in walking distance from Union Square and all the attractions restaurants and night life the city has to offer. NO WIFI in the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Fantastic for the price and the staff are really helpful and good fun if you take the time to get to know them, especially Christina. It is close to everything and if you're travelling and just need somewhere to sleep and leave your stuff I can't fault it. Yes, there's some dodgy goings on but that's part of its character... More 

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Address: 790 Ellis St., San Francisco, CA 94109
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Civic Center
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Civic Center Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Civic Hotel San Francisco
Civic Center Hotel
Civic Center Motel
Travelodge San Francisco
Travel Lodge San Francisco

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