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Bassano Del Grappa, Italy
Reviewed September 26, 2015

This should not be called a hotel. It's old, dirty, stinky and service is terrible! Beds are small, couldn't open the window, carpet is dirty, the toilet was never refurbished in the last 30 years!! elevator is creepy and unsafe! Ok, price is cheap for the area but I don't suggest to stay here. The idea of going back and...

8Thank Silvia D
Irvine, California
Reviewed August 29, 2015

Booked our room through Travelocity over a month in advance. Got to the hotel at 8pm to check-in and get our zzz after our all day tour at Angel Island and Alcatraz. The owner said he canceled our reservations!! It was during San Francisco Marathon so hotels are booked! I was baffled and questioned him. He said that he left...

12Thank VLikesToTravel
Taylor_Hotel, Manager at Taylor Hotel, responded to this review

Here are few facts missing from your review. You made reservation under different name and provided your credit card information. You provided other person's office telephone number. We made a 2 courtesy call to verify your arrival at noon and 4 p.m. but no response. Hotel policy clearly mentions no reservation with third party credit card will be honored unless...

Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Reviewed July 21, 2015

It's an old building and shows it. But the staff/owners are lovely and friendly. We've stayed there twice before and it's my choice. The location is fantastic - close to Union Square and the bus into the city is across the street in one direction and back is on the street above. The best breakfast is just over the road...

Thank Sandi J
Folsom, California
Reviewed July 14, 2015

San Francisco hotels can be really pricey. At $150 a night, Taylor Hotel was the cheapest in the vicinity of Union square. It was located a few blocks away from union square, the neighborhood was quiet, clean and safe. The hotel attendant was nice and very helpful. Most hotels in SFO do not have airconditioning/heater, this was also true for...

2Thank Anonymous-Itchy-Feet
Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

This place is ridiculous. There's no parking, no free breakfast, and the WiFi sucks. Plus, our TV didn't work. The rooms are tiny and the beds are terrible. They're old metal spring coil beds! Also, the noise from the street is very much a problem; this is definitely not a quiet hotel. Not even a nice hotel.

8Thank Rachel B
Stockton, United States
Reviewed June 1, 2015

It was very noisy, the room had no heater so we froze at night, no extra blankets. The window faced an alley. There were people fighting at night, crack heads talking to themselves, it was insane. We did not get any sleep. On top check out time is at 10am, which is too early.

7Thank Saadia Maria T
Delta, Canada
Reviewed May 30, 2015

The staff were behind screens at all times. No night tables, no phone in room, no wifi, no coffee maker, no one made the bed or change the towels. The bathroom was dirty. No screens on windows. I definitely will not stay at this hotel again. The only positive is that the hotel is in a central location, within walking...

7Thank Chin1956
Shumen, Bulgaria
Reviewed April 27, 2015

Hotel is in the city center, that's the positives, everything else is negative. It is old building, smell bad, relatively clean, but I feel like something bite me at the whole time. There is hot water and the towels was good and clean. There isn't daily services - nobody clean our room. We are on the sixth floor and there...

8Thank GalyaH
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed April 5, 2015

PROS: - Basic with Big B - relatively clean. - It was good value for money as overall hotels in SF are expensive. - Central location - Friendly staff, although we didn't talk/see them a lot CONS: - No breakfast/no common/dining area - No room service - Old building/furniture etc...

3Thank Adam J
Reviewed January 2, 2015

This was my sixth time to stay in a Hotel close to Union square. As every year I go to a conference to San Francisco, I'm familiar with the area and several hotels around Union Square. My experience with Taylor hotel was the worst one in last 6 years. First it was extremely overpriced. More than $140 per night! Surprisingly...

7Thank Kosalan
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Taylor Hotel San Francisco offers inexpensive European style budget hotel accommodation at bargain rates for value minded tourist and business traveler, students looking for a budget lodging in San Francisco Union Square area at reasonable hotel rates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taylor Hotel

Address: 615 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1015
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $115 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Taylor Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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“It is a good option if you care for your budget and will be out for most of the day.”
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“Excellent location”
 of 5 bubbles hawaiibillchee, Jun 25, 2016 | Read review
“Do NOT book this hotel!! It will not be guaranteed that you have a room when you arrive”
 of 5 bubbles VLikesToTravel, Aug 29, 2015 | Read review
“we had no problems with the room given us...”
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