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Regina, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

One of the worst places I've ever stayed in, not particularly clean, hallways smell of urine, reception is on the second floor....stairs or a creaky old-fashioned elevator. Too hot, a fan, but attached ot the light so both would have to be on at the same time....Window hard to open with a huge TV stand in front of it....Didn't actually... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

the hallways smelt of urine and the curtains had blood stains on it. Outside our window was the dump so we didnt dare open the window! It is in THE dodgiest neighbourhood I have ever visited with dodgey people constantly hanging around the entrance of the hotel. We stayed in a family room with 4 people and staff kept giving... More 

1 Thank daniela222015

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

I've given this a five but it's like comparing a hotel on Earth and a stay in a hospital in a swamp in a war zone which is being fought over by drug warlords on a similar planet to Earth. About the only things that are comparable with a normal hotel are the staff and the wifi which were both... More 

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Bloomfield, New Jersey
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33 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016

Adequate. Nothing more. The "continental breakfast" was coffee & tea. My room was clean but nothing more. Because I am willing to settle for nothing more than a clean room & bed at a cheap price, I'd go back to Mithila again. But if I found a hotel in S.F. that I thought might be better, I'd give it a... More 

1 Thank PeterEfromNJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

We booked a room for 4 people and a double room, and because we didn't put six people but only 5 people in the initial booking, only 5 people can stay in the room! What a nerve! If you pay for rooms with space for six people, six people should be able to sleep in this room no matter what... More 

3 Thank Viviane M
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

Firstly...you get what u pay for!this is not the ritz or hyatt regency. Nor does it try to be. It's a budget accommodation. Decent price good location. V v friendly and helpful staff. Room basic but has everything you need. They could do with getting the elevator fixed!after walking up one of San Franciscos huge hills I could have done... More 

Thank Andy W
Falmouth, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2015

I booked a non-refundable room at Mithila on booking.com for an entire week without reading reviews on tripadvidor. This was a mistake and I learned my lesson. It was during AGU, so the room charges were high everywhere in town. I paid $170 per night without a private bathroom. The shower was a down a long hallway, too far away... More 

1 Thank Stichtite
Manchester, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2015

Not the kind of hotel I expected, it was cheap but clean (although it did look its age inside), no breakfast facilities, no tea/coffee facilities, and dispite there web site stating cable tv (there is none, and very old tv's too), it was more like staying in a hostel. There is no a/c and only one small window opened in... More 

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St. John's, Antigua
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34 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2015

I got it for a 5 day vaca for me and the GF. I am NOT picky, having spent decades traveling and living overseas. I have been to San Fran a bunch. This hotel is not worth the 90 bucks I paid per night. Location is great. It isn't very clean. The toilet seat wasn't attached. There is no ac.... More 

1 Thank WanderingJobba
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2015

With some of the reviews here I wasn't expecting much but the hotel exceeded my expectations, We stayed for 3 nights at the end of October so lack of air con wasn't a problem, we booked a "double en-suite" which is exactly what we got, OK the room wasn't the biggest we've stayed in but it was adequate, the room... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Mithila

Address: 972 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94109-6025
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $80 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Mithila 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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