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    Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    1075 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109-5817
    (415) 673-0242
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    • Excellent45%
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    Reviewed February 24, 2013

    We joined our sons for the weekend in San Francisco, so we had three rooms booked in the hotel. We were all very happy with our rooms. They were well sized with very comfortable beds and nice bathrooms. This is an old building, but with...More

    Thank GoDeb
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded February 25, 2013

    Thank you for a great review! We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We hope that you'll join us again soon upon your next visit to San Francisco. The Saha Restaurant is certainly a treat. We look forward to your return!

    Reviewed February 22, 2013

    My daughter and I had planned to go to the Golden Gate on Valentine's Day to attend the One Billion Rising event. Since we would both be gone for a long day and I waited until the last minute and couldn't board them, I needed...More

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    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded February 25, 2013

    Thank you for a fantastic review! We are happy to hear how much you and your daughter enjoyed your stay. It sounds like we were the perfect fit for your last minute travel needs. We hope that you'll join us again soon, and we look...More

    Reviewed February 22, 2013

    We have stayed at the Carlton many times- can walk to many good spots and the bus lines are very convenient. The Tenderloin district which one reviewer mentioned is actually not that bad- some cool ethnic restaurants, and of course, becoming more "hip" as real...More

    2  Thank Jill C
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded February 25, 2013

    Thank you for a great review! Your feedback is very important to us and our future guests. We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, and we appreciate your loyalty. We hope that you'll join us again soon, and we look forward...More

    Reviewed February 21, 2013

    The hotels location is a little too close to the 'rough end of town' for my liking, although staff do warn you of where the 'no-go' areas are on arrival. The hotel was quaint and staff were very pleasant - offering directions and ordering taxi's...More

    Thank HolsterOC
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded February 25, 2013

    Thank you for your review. We sincerely apologize if we were unable to live up to your expectations. The Hotel Carlton has been around for a long time, so we understand if the classic feel was not to your liking. San Francisco is certainly a...More

    Reviewed February 20, 2013

    I was attending a conference at an expensive hotel in SF (over $200/night), so I stayed at Carlton, for half that price. It wasn't very close, but I was able to walk once or twice and the taxi ride was less than $10, so it...More

    3  Thank IEEE-Member
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded February 21, 2013

    Thank you for an excellent review! We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We appreciate the time you took to provide your comments and feedback. We hope that you'll join us again soon, and we look forward to your return to...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • $151 - $465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
    • #41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
    • #51 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 161
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    Response from Ami R | Reviewed this property |
    So we used the bart from Oakland - pretty easy. To get from San Fran it’s also the bart and then a short walk to the hotel. Sorry I can’t be more specific but I’m not a great navigator. I just remember the whole process... More
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    July 19, 2017|
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    Response from thedarchman | Reviewed this property |
    It had a fan in the ceiling but we didn't need it or use it. Room was cool anyway
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    June 9, 2017|
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    It does not have a gym that I am aware of
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