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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights. Great location (walked to fishermans warf), free parking, clean and large rooms. Street a bit noisy and only sweet stuff for breakfast. Overall it was great considering the relatively cheap price.

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Sunndalsora, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have stayed at this hotel with my family two times. Clean and comfortable, nice staff and perfect located in SF. Walking distance to a lot of places you want to visit! Free wifi is optimal. And free parking is really worth mention, cause it might be really expensive to get parking in a lot of hotels! Nice little breakfast area... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An older hotel, but excellent value. We chose this due to the price and the location, our room was clean.The staff were excellent, we were offered a quieter room at the back (facing a wall) or a road side. We chose the road side and the noise didn't bother us, the windows are double glazed. No problem with that. We... More 

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Bad Kreuznach, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the hotel is very good, and the wifi. The room was very pleasant, but you can see the age of the hotel. The breakfast is very disappointing, coffee went out quickly, sweet pastries from the wholesaler, no tray exists, whereupon could not help the front desk. Despite free parking in the hotel's parking garage, the parking is... More 

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Lod, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the hotel is a bit old, the rooms was big and comfortable. Breakfast was fine and the location of the hotel near Union street gave us a variety of restaurants for dinner. As we arrived to the hotel we found out that the rooms wasn't fitting our expectations and fitted the number of guests. The hotel manager did his... More 

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Lancelin, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived around 12.00pm,check in time wasn't until 3.00pm,the receptionist didn't hesitate in reallocating us another room.The rooms were very comfortable and clean,the breakfast was plentiful and fresh.The staff were courteous and helpful, would stay again.

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South Portland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had many reasons to choose the Buena Vista Motor Inn. They offer free parking ( it is limited and tight quarters, but there are cameras and it is in site. If you are interested in the "Hop on Hop off" tours, there is a stop right outside the door. Tickets are available in the lobby. We walked to the... More 

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Lakewood, WA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived in San Fran with an Expedia confirmed reservation to the Marina Motel, but they didn't honor the reservation and recommended we go here. That may have been the nicest thing in the world for them to do (well except for not honoring the reservation) or maybe it's a pattern, which is why I mention it. We paid $100... More 

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Portland, OR
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

San Francisco accommodations are expensive! The Buena Vista was $205+tax/night for a single person in June 2016. That said, the hotel was clean, had interior hallways, free parking and buffet breakfast. It's location on Lombard St was perfect for my primary focus of the Presidio, Fisherman's Wharf, North Beach, and Civic Center. I was able to walk and/or take the... More 

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Cebu Island, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

During our visit, it was the peak of the tourist season and there was a mardi gras like event happening where people dress in costumes, so getting a perfect place to stay in for a group of 20 is really hard. The room rates were quite expensive and the quality and the cleanliness of the room need to be improved... More 

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Marina District
Beautiful homes, beautiful people, and a beautiful backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge welcome visitors to the Marina. Originally the location for the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 1915 (whose remnants can be seen at the Palace of Fine Arts), much of the land was filled and flattened to accommodate a world’s fair. That ample space has given way to a jogger’s paradise at the northern edge of the city. With the picturesque bay setting as its backdrop, it’s no surprise that the area has hosted numerous movie productions. Daytime activities focus on café culture and boutique shopping, while the evenings turn this neighborhood into a party-going hotspot.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Buena Vista Motor Inn is an exceptional value hotel, offering comfortable rooms, friendly service, a convenient Lombard Street location in San Francisco's Marina, and exciting Bay Area packages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buena Vista Motor Inn

Address: 1599 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Marina District
Price Range: $156 - $390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Buena Vista Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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Buena Vista Motor Hotel San Francisco
Buena Vista Hotel
Buena Vista Motel
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