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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pictures are so fake they make it look nice but it is all fake. It was the worst place I stay in I live in SF for over 25 yrs. I have not been back for over 10 yrs. I remember it use to be cleaner but now it the worst the room and the bathroom need to be... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its everything that other reviewers say and more. But unless you are prepared to pay a whole lot more for a hotel in the same convenient location, just put up with it. Mission Street around the area of hotel is not the best but we didn't have any problems at all. Subway and buses are close by. Castro district about... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

They don't have their own parking lot so you will be charged an extra $15 when you arrive. When you get to your room you will find that you don't have your own bathroom!! The place was super ghetto. I would definitely not recommend it to anyone. Especially the fact that we paid $70 for it!! If I had know... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

The room was a good size but very outdated, I wished they had spent the money they spend on the massive modern TV on paints the walls or getting so,e new furniture. There was no natural light in the room and the photos are very misgiving (for our room anyway). Whilst it claimed it has a kitchen there are no... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

This hotel is so bad guys! The pictures of the hotel in the internet page are so different than the real rooms. When I arrived the first bad point is the smell because it was very bad, the second thing, the rooms, are very small and not clean, and the last point and I think the most important is the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

It maybe cheep but you can find Better, its not all that clean, the share bath rooms are discussing you stand in your own wash water as drains are blocked with ......... no heating , windows falling apart ,doses not lock , this place is full of long term slayers, the person or family over the hall way have been... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Took a very spur of the moment trip to SF and stayed at literally the cheapest hotel I could find. Big mistake. The short of it is that this hotel was horrific. The long of it is that the front desk people are rude, the building is falling apart, and the communal bathrooms are disgusting. In talking with the long... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

The room was appropriate to the low price. It was clean and furnished alright. It got quite hot and stuffy during the day. The shared bathrooms need a remodel, rather sooner than later. This hotel has some serious problems that can very well ruin the experience there. We left our room and headed for the downtown around 11am. When we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

A comfortable bed and basin (bathroom facilities are shared), all very clean, and a secure, central, and inexpensive location. It was great to be able to leave my suitcase for a few hours after checking out, and staff was very responsive and helpful. Would definitely stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

All you need when doing business on a budget, very close to Market Str., wifi working, decent and clean room, helpful and friendly staff. I would like to suggest people that you get what you pay for. For these price on mission street, its the best choice.

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Staying in Mission District

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Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous street murals and a high density of bars and cafes make this neighborhood a magnet for young people. While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the locals do by heading to Mission Dolores Park, buy some ice cream, and savor one of the most diverse neighborhoods in the country.
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Additional Information about El Capitan Hotel

Address: 2361 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1868
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Mission District
Price Range: $81 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — El Capitan Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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