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Marina Motel

2576 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123 (Marina)
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Ranked #79 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Camarillo, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Room feels more like your own apt rather than a motel room and landscaping in inner courtyard is gorgeous. Don't be fooled by the comparatively drab streetview. Loved this place and all of the wonderful eateries and shops on Steiner and neighboring streets.

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Corona, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in room 44 right on Lombard Street. The room was very clean and all of the appliances in the kitchen looked new. We had no problem parking our car in the garage right on Lombard. Easy in and out even with traffic. Location is convenient to everything. Bus stop right out front. One block over from the charming... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a very clean suite - a bedroom, kitchen (large) and bathroom. Interesting external decor. The location is ideal for staying in SF, with easy access to local transport - the no 30 bus gets you right into town and for senior people it costs .75 cents. The only difficulty was that our suite was located on the main... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The furnishings were gorgeous it felt very plush and expensive. The touches of painted flowers were beautiful you would think you were in the Mediterranean. Very helpful staff and great location. Would totally recommend

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Port Orchard, Washington
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 3 nights. We were just looking for a place in the city that didn't cost a fortune, since we weren't going to be in the room very much. So happy to have found this place. We loved having our own garage. We have a fairly large SUV, but with a little maneuvering, we had no problem... More

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make sure you book the courtyard, the streetside rooms are super noisy. Love this flowery mediterranian style motel, clean room with a fully stocked coffee maker. Free parking lot is the best deal in SF since parking is really a hassle business here. If you check out at 11am, you still can park here for additional couple of hours to... More

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Seattle, WA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here recently with my best friend and her two daughters and we loved the location in the Marina District. Right on Lombard with a million other hotels and motels, Marina Motel is located near the Presidio which if you love long scenic walks, works great. We rented a unit with a separate bedroom and a kitchen. We had... More

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Campinas, SP
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77 reviews 77 reviews
21 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the midlle of motels at Lombard street we found this small and very traditional motel. Taking one of the internal rooms we could enjoy a very calm enviroment just off the busy Lombard street. Walking around we found a lot of good restaurants and shops, just blocks away. We just loved our new discovery.

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Boston, Massachusetts
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I just returned from a vacation in San Francisco where we stayed at the Marina Hotel. The rooms are surrounded by a courtyard filled with beautiful flowers. The rooms are very clean (though small) and each room has a private garage to park your car. Just a five minute walk, we had restaurants, bars, boutiques and bakeries.... More

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We just returned from another trip to San Francisco. We highly recommend the Marina Motel. We have stayed there many times in the past 10 years. The courtyard is filled with beautiful flowers. rooms are very clean, private garages, friendly staff, within easy walking distance to Fisherman's Wharf, reasonably priced and several good places to eat nearby. We will definitely... More

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Additional Information about Marina Motel

Also Known As:
Marina Hotel
Marina Motel San Francisco
Marina Hotel San Francisco
Address: 2576 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Marina
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
#12 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco
#19 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#67 Family Hotel in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Historic Hotel in San Francisco, California Founded by the son of a Calfornia Gold Rush miner, the Marina Motel was built to celebrate the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge in the late 1930's. Designed as one of San Francisco’s first “motor-hotels” for the dawning of the automobile age, each room in this quaint Mediterranean-style motel has a private garage beneath the rooms, (courtyard garages are subject to size restrictions so guest are directed by the front desk to choose a garage that best fits their vehicle). Our 36 guestrooms and three suites are uniquely decorated with warm, stylish touches to make you feel at home. Our quaint courtyard, surrounded by colorful cascading flowers and a cobblestone driveway, offers a relaxing place to chat with friends. Flower boxes overflowing with fragrant blossoms adorn the windows adding European cottage charm. San Francisco’s top attractions are located within walking distance or a short bus ride from the Marina Motel The Marina Motel is still family-owned and operated today by the original owner’s granddaughter. For the past 70 years the Marina Motel has provided a beautiful and friendly place to stay while visiting San Francisco. ... more   less 
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