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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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Ranked #222 of 235 Hotels in San Francisco
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Colima, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
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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
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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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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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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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This place is absolutely horrible!!!!! Not only is it on the edge of the tenderloin (apparently San Francisco's equivalent to skid row) the place smells like pee, there's needles all over the place, there's bums shouting across the street and the service is the worst I've ever seen. When we tried to get a refund or bargain with the front... 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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