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Inn on Castro

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jan, our host is adorable. The Patio Room was terrific, the location is perfect. My new favorite place. I love the separate entrances and the room is absolutely silent. The breakfast sounded fabulous, but we had to leave early. Highly recommend.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in the yellow room, which was bright and cheerful. Since I have difficulty climbing stairs, my delicious breakfast was thoughtfully brought to me every morning. There was a terrycloth robe in the closet to keep me cozy after a shower, and a carafe of bourbon on the desk if I wanted a nightcap to sleep well. Also, chocolate...

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You could stay in downtown, but you're better off staying in a neighborhood, and few are as vibrant and diverse as the Castro District. The Inn on Castro has been my go-to place to stay for at least 20 years, and Jan is a first-rate innkeeper and also makes a terrific morning breakfast (usually an egg option and a pancake...

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Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in the "red" room. Here are my thoughts: -- Fantastic location - heart of the Castro -- Incredibly friendly staff -- Cute, old-style San Francisco rooms -- When I arrived I noticed bowls of complimentary ear plugs scattered throughout the place, indicating that guests have had issues with noise from other rooms. The night I stayed it was...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in an self-catered apartment, which allowed us to get a taste of living in San Francisco like the locals do. The apartment was well equipped, even including an ironing board and iron! The location is excellent, within walking distance of the Castro Muni station (and a bus stop only 150 yards away). The neighbourhood boasts a number of...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the inn for my partners birthday and had a wonderful stay. The room was very nice and comfortable and spacious. The innkeeper, Jan, was attentive and gave us directions to c retain areas we wanted to visit. Breakfast was great. It could nsisted of fruit, cereal, bread, coffee, juice and he prepared whatever was on the menu...

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed March 19, 2017

This is our second stay with Jan, and it was even better than our first visit last year. In addition to welcoming and comfortable lodgings, Jan is a wonderful host and excellent breakfast cook. He goes above and beyond for his guests. It is straight-friendly too!

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Granite Bay, California
Reviewed March 17, 2017

the inn is very close to the center of the Castro district and convenient to Upper Market and the Mission district is within easy walking distance. We enjoyed a wonderful morning walk up to the delightful Buena Vista park. Parking can be had a few blocks away at the hospital going north on Castro Street. Caren, Jan's sister was a...

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Atlanta
Reviewed March 15, 2017

If you are looking for a great location in the Castro, this is the place. We were steps from MUNI streetcars or subway. We had the white room with the private bath and enjoyed it. The city views from our room were amazing. The staff were all very friendly and helpful.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed March 2, 2017

This place was great. I loved breakfast every morning and our room was very quiet. We had a room on the ground floor and my only complaints were the short ceilings, small-ish bathroom and feeling like the bed might have tilted downward a little toward the head. Otherwise everything was fabulous and one block off Castro and Market: very convenient...

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Staying in The Castro

Neighborhood Profile
The Castro
A flourishing commercial area that acts as San Francisco's LGBT community center and cultural heart, the Castro is a neighborhood welcome to everyone. As one of the first predominantly LGBT neighborhoods in the United States and currently its largest, it remains one of the epicenters of activism in the nation. Grand theaters and glitzy shops now compete with bars and fashionable eateries for attention, drawing visitors from around the world to the bright rainbow flag acting as its beacon.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Inn on Castro

Address: 321 Castro St, San Francisco, CA 94114-1504
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > The Castro
Price Range: $135 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Inn On Castro Hotel San Francisco
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“The yellow room is highly accessible.”
bonnied328, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Front rooms are a little quieter, but the area is fairly quiet during the week”
PDSZ, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“The apartment is excellent if you don't want to be tied to set times for breakfast etc.”
Timon_q, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“good accessibility for the city transportation.”
larlu2, Jan 17, 2017 | Read review
“Some higher rooms have good views, one suite has its own private terrace.”
Florianus, Jan 15, 2017 | Read review
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