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Oakland, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Not the fanciest of motels and you can see the wear of years around the edges, but a very spacious room, clean, quiet, and everything in working order. It is so close to the beach that in the quiet of the night, with the window open, the hum of the waves can be heard. Want to spend the night by... More 

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Payson, Utah
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We booked this as it was by far the most affordable option for our family of 6 in San Francisco. You are right by the beach and quite close to the golden gate park. The muni stop is also close, but plan on a long ride into town to see any of the sites. We had a jr suite room... More 

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Harrisburg, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

First time in San Francisco and we did not want to spend a lot of money on a motel. This had good reviews so thought we'd give it a try. It is across from the ocean which is a plus. Upon first arriving I thought I had messed up big time. It is an old hotel and the street it... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Typical motel accomodation with large airy rooms and microwave and fridge. The hotel is quite dated but the location is excellent if you want to travel in to the city each day to visit the sites. We paid 32 dollars for a 3 day travel pass. This was excellent value for money. The Muni "N" terminus is a 5 minute... More 

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Peyton, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Found this place on Hotels.com and was looking for a reasonably priced stay for 5 days...this is it. The room was clean. Though dated, the interior was comfortable. Parking wasn't an issue. Right on the beach and next to Golden Gate Park. For the price, it is the best family motel for San Francisco.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Stayed here recently, and will definitely return. Rooms were very spacious and recently renovated. Staff was very friendly, we extended our 1 day stay to 3, and even though they were pretty much booked full, they managed to keep us in the same room at the same rate even though the published rate had gone up by $50 a night.... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

We wanted next to Golden Gate Park. The rate was $100 less per night than the Stanyan Park Hotel. The beautiful beach across the street was a bonus. The necessities of the room were very clean, but there were chocolate fingerprints on the bathroom light switch plate. The more I looked the more built up dirt and dust I found.... More 

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San Diego, Ca
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Stayed here for the first time. We were on the 3rd floor (remember there are no elevators) but the view was worth it. We asked for a double room. The 2nd bed was in it's own room which was great. These rooms are not fancy, but they are clean & the location can't be beat.

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Altamont, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

A basic hotel. Fine for families. You'd expect to pay $70 - $90 if it were not in San Francisco. Pros: Location on the ocean and next to Golden Gate park. Clean quiet comfortable room. Wifi adequate. Refrigerator and microwave. Plenty of floor space with a desk and table. Pleasant staff. The coffee was ok. Pastries and fruit provided in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

Surprised by the condition of this facility. It is an older motel located one block from the beach and one block from Golden Gate Park. Only one block from a turnaround for the municipal bus lines. Amazed by the up graded rooms - very clean. We had a bottom floor room and was very happy. Will return! PS. Free Parking

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Great Highway Inn offers the only Oceanside lodging in San Francisco. Literally across the street from both Ocean Beach and Golden Gate Park, we are ideally situated for a relaxing getaway while still close enough to the city center to enjoy San Francisco's many dining and entertainment opportunities. Click on our website to explore the possibilities of a beachside vacation in one of the world's most beautiful cities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Great Highway Motor Inn

Address: 1234 Great Highway, At Lincoln Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94122
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Sunset
Price Range: $124 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Great Highway Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Great Highway Motor Hotel San Francisco
Great Highway Hotel
Great Highway Motel
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