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    The Monarch Hotel

    1015 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94109-6902
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    • Excellent4%
    • Very good20%
    • Average40%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible21%
    Nov 5, 2017
    “Wouldn't go back”
    Oct 23, 2017
    “Old Hotel”
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Breakfast included
    Airport Transportation
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    Rooftop Bar
    Kitchenette
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    SF is a great city but the homeless situation has gotten out of control and the Monarch is in the middle of it. The shower didn't work, the toilet ran on-and-off all night... and the hotel smells old and mildew and mold everywhere. Do not...More

    1  Thank Brian H
    Reviewed November 27, 2017

    The hotel is located close to the civic centre and lots of homeless shelters. We did not feel safe walking from the station to the hotel. The hotel looked like a homeless shelter from the outside! The lift is very old and did not feel...More

    Thank usa2urist
    Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at The Monarch HotelResponded November 30, 2017

    It is most disappointing to learn that we fell short of our goals in pleasing our guests during your time with us. We appreciate you taking the time to leave us your review, and to outline the issues that you experienced. I can assure you...More

    Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

    First off, no parking which is an extra unnecessary charge on top of an overpriced small hotel. Very small room, no refrigerator inside room, heater? Where the heck was it? Since it was a chilly night in San Francisco I wanted to turn the heat...More

    Thank fancyyIam
    Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at The Monarch HotelResponded November 14, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, we really appreciate it. We are very sorry to hear that our hotel did not appeal to you, and that you did not enjoy your stay with us. We pride ourselves on providing clean, comfortable,...More

    Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

    Was very over priced for what you get, the wifi is shocking I'm unsure how they can even advertise it as having wifi! Opposite a homeless shelter so will get people coming up to you when outside quite frequently. Rooms were just standard. No hair...More

    Thank Brogan D
    Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at The Monarch HotelResponded November 8, 2017

    Hi Brogan, We are sorry that our hotel did not meet your expectations, and that it was not suitable for your needs. The majority of our guests report that we provide clean, comfortable accommodation, with friendly service, at a great price in this expensive area,...More

    Reviewed October 23, 2017

    This is my second time staying in this hotel. This is a very old hotel. They need a renovation to make this hotel a better place to stay. The Wifi was not so good. The escalator was very old and scary.More

    Thank Kerry A
    Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at The Monarch HotelResponded November 8, 2017

    Hi Kerry, We are sorry to hear that you didn't love your stay here. Our hotel is an older building, as are most of the properties in the area, and we do work tirelessly to ensure quality standards are upheld for our guests. We are...More

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    • $97 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 101
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    Queenloves
    October 25, 2016|
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    Response from Christine T | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed at Monarch Hotel on the corner of Van Ness and Filbert St. We were very close (walking distance) to Lombardi St (aka Crooked Street), Fisherman's Wharf (get tours around bay), Golden Gate Park (bus ride), cable car... More
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    Heather B
    April 14, 2016|
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    Response from Alen R | Reviewed this property |
    parking is about 40-45 a day
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    September 30, 2015|
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    Response from Vonessa R | Reviewed this property |
    I called the hotel to confirm what their transportation arrangements were.. Which is an additional cost not expensive.. But I also used google to see what transportation options were available.. And went from there... As far... More
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    "To be honest no idea, good luck"
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    "The Geary street side has a lot of traffic. Bring earplugs."
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    "Ask for a room away from the elevators (I was given one, for quiteness"
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    "choose rooms with windows away from the street"
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