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Civic Center Inn

790 Ellis St., San Francisco, CA 94109
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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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Redditch
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Booked this room for one night when travelling route 1. THE GOOD The room itself is OK, it is a cheap room for this city so cant complain. Bed is huge and comfy, flat-screen TV, shower and bathroom facilities. THE BAD This hotel is located in the worst neighbourhood I have ever visited (google "tenderloin SF" and see for yourself).... More 

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Cebu
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel, im at a lost for words. just dont come here. Wet carpet, stains everywhere, bathroom shower does not work, dimly lighted not to mention, lots of drugs dealers outside, pimps, prostitutes, you name it. they all have it. but if you're into that thing then go ahead, but certainly this hotel not for family. felt sorry for that... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On 18th of june we slept at bad place!!! When we arrived the free parking of motel Was full and two hours late I brought out baggage at the room. The room Was little with old and dirty rug also the blanket and linen Were broken n dirty. There are not amenities only a flat LCD that didn't work ,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to San Francisco to cover a baseball game, and the hotel is really creepy, we met a pimp with his workers downstairs. The hotel hallways stinks, there is a shelter across the street and homeless wait for their turn to get in, so there are many of them in front of the hotel. I do not recommend the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Group of 4 have been travelling for a number of weeks stayed in all types of places, this was the only place that I felt necessary to write a review. Shower was broken, phone was broken to contact reception. Room was somewhat reasonable however stairs were covered in urine and smelt. People were banging on doors between 2-4am looking for... More 

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Glasgow
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

If you can avoid staying here please do, Infact I would not stay here rent free. We spent all of 30 minutes in this horrible place before calling a cab and paying a fortune just to stay somewhere we felt we would be safe. When we got to that safe place we were informed that this street was renowned for... More 

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Booked here because of its proximity to the Great American Music Hall. I wasn't expecting much, and this place lives up to my low expectations. I felt a need to comment on the check-in process, which was a monument to inefficiency. No check-ins before 2 p.m. At that hour, a painfully slow process began, one patron at a time, filling... More 

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Sparks, Nevada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Believe the reviews it is really that bad. We saw people snorting white powder out front. The room didn't have air conditioning (which hotels.com said it did) and smelled horrible. We got so sick from the smell we decided to just pack up and leave and didn't stay the night. Safety/health concerns: - they kept rinsing down the walkways that... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Maybe the hotel was having a bad day. But after arriving the toilet was broken had to scoop water with the ice bucket to get it filled. To flush. Shower was .broken so had to take a bath . Called the desk they never came to fix anything Then all night people came knockingat my door looking for previous guest... More 

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Mountain View, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The hotel room and bathroom were clean. No smoke odor or any other odor. Sheet and towers were clean. Everything work in my room (TV, lights, heater). My room was for one person really. They have bigger room too. For the price this is a nice hotel and close to must of the attractions (walking distant). TV work fine. It... More 

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