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Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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06/11/2017 06/12/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The staff was very friendly. Restaurant has nice ambiance. The rooms were very clean and cute. Shower had good amount of water. Bathroom was updated - new toilet, sink, tile and was very clean. I was traveling alone and felt very safe and comfortable.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

the clerks are friendly and helpful. The band in lobby are so nice. I enojoy their music a lot. The bed is comfortable. However, the room's wall is so thing that we can easily hear other rooms noise. Overall, the other facilities are nice. I still rate them for 5 stars

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Within walking distance to where the various cruises leave from, and I booked mine at the hotel concierge. Also within walking distance of the strip of shops, restaurant and tourist attractions. Room was pleasant and modern décor, clean and comfortable. I was given a room at the end of the building which had great views of the Piers and the...

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Montclair, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great welcome by the staff at the front desk. Good daily vibes during the wine & music happy hour. Interesting guests often hanging out in the lobby. Easy to use valet parking. Have been there twice and will return.

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Venice
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had free room coupon that dated back to 2008 and we were still able to use it in 2017! Everyone at the hotel was always very nice and helpful. We had a nice room and the evening wine tasting was fun. The Hotel Carlton is in such a great location we were able to walk all around San Francisco....

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Hotel Carlton is very bright and airy, even if the rooms are a tad small in some areas (others besides ours were larger). And the staff deserve a 5/5 for making us feel very welcome and valued. They were really friendly and did a fabulous job, and were very accommodating and helpful. The free wine at 5:30 each night...

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Accrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi travellers booked this hotel for a 4day break to do some sightseeing before moving on around the us. What a great choice we made check-in was so easy, room was great for our needs clean and roomy , hotel in a good location plenty of amenities at the hotel and within walking distance of bars and food outlets. A...

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Schwabisch Hall, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was overall very clean. Rooms have been furnished nicely. Bath had a window. Hotel was not too loud as it is in the middle of the city. The breakfast was from good quality and taste also the price was good. The service people seemed to be stressed. The distance to union square is very short and perfect walking...

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

This very clean, well located hotel is conveniently located on Sutter Street near Polk Street and close to Union Square. It is a very clean and well kept hotel with friendly and helpful staff. The rooms are very comfortable with great beds and linens. Good cable TV and free Wi Fi. They also have computers with printers in the lobby....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We checked in very late but the reception staff could not have made it easier for us. They provided us with a city map and gave us some local information - really helpful. The hotel is very clean with coffee making facilities, and ice/water machines on a couple of the floors. There is a restaurant on the ground floor, which...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The historic Hotel Carlton offers an international ambiance paired with outstanding guest service. Built in 1927, this nine-story San Francisco hotel is 3 blocks from the California Street cable car line, 6 blocks from Union Square, 8 blocks from the main entrance to Chinatown and 9 blocks from Civic Center. Complimentary evening wine receptions are held in Hotel Carlton's lobby nightly and feature live music from local artists. In addition, Hotel Carlton provides complimentary wireless internet to all guests; upgraded bandwidth is also available (surcharge applies). Recently renovated, all 161 non-smoking guestrooms at Hotel Carlton feature remodeled bathrooms including decorative floor and wall tiling, new vanities and sinks. The public spaces showcase cross-cultural design that incorporates treasures from Africa, India, Nepal, Laos and Asia. Our restaurant Saha features award-winning Arabic Fusion cuisine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

Address: 1075 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109-5817
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $203 - $397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 161
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Also Known As:
Carlton Hotel San Francisco
Hotel Carlton San Francisco
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#36 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#51 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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“Request a higher floor if possible - sound proofing not great and noisy neighborhood”
MickCanning, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Higher floors are probably quieter for street noise.”
19robbo66, Apr 22, 2017 | Read review
“Avoid rooms near stairs or elevator”
AzaWanderLust, Apr 19, 2017 | Read review
“Higher up (it is nine floors) there is less external noise.”
TicToc13, Apr 16, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a corner, that way you get a window in the bathroom”
katem61, Apr 5, 2017 | Read review
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