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Seal Rock Inn

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This Inn is a short distance from the Golden Gate Bridge and, as we were returning to San Francisco to drop off the rental car and fly home, it could not have been more convenient. Parking was free, just under the motel. It was a short walk to the classic Cliff House Restaurant, we had a good breakfast at Seal...

Thank Carol R
San Francisco
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mother's Day Breakfast was no different than any other weekend day. Short wait, fast turnover, and omelets galore. Here you can get an International array of omelets. I. Wanted the corn beef hash but I'm astute enough to ask if it's in-house made or from the can. To my dismay, from the can. Plan B, open face hot turkey sando....

Thank briankulaf
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dont waste your time unless your cheap and want to spend $200 for a $40 room....tops!!! On site parking was not true and pool is closed and pathetic....brady bunch feel and our room smelled like a senior citizens underwear!! Im serious and dont complain ever on social media👎z

1Thank zac2112
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

We had to visit the SF Veteran's Hospital and chose this hotel for its close proximity. Only stayed one night, but loved how close it was to Sutro Heights Park and the VA. Lot to see within walking distance including the ocean and the Cliff House. We stayed in room 102 with 3 adults. The room itself was spacious. It...

1Thank molissa83
Reviewed January 11, 2017

The Seal Rock Inn is located near Lands End and Ocean Beach. We reserved 3 nights, but ended up staying for 4 nights. Our stay was fabulous! We were given great advice from the front desk, when we needed it. The room had the most amazing view! We had a nice fireplace in our room. I can't say enough good...

Thank Pennygey
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed December 8, 2016

It's in a great location. You can walk to the Cliffhouse and sutro baths. The entire Lands End area if a fantastic hike. Be sure to go far enough to catch the view of the GG Bridge. The hotel itself is old but well maintained. My room was huge. I didn't have any issues with the room.

Thank underated1
Lee's Summit, Missouri
Reviewed December 2, 2016

We stayed in this hotel with two of our teen children. It was great because of the twin beds provided. The hotel is older but the room we were in was very well kept and had been remodeled fairly recently. It was in a nice quiet location near the ocean and parks/trails. Takes awhile to drive across to things like...

Thank Kathy F
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed November 28, 2016

Stayed 4 nights in October 2016 on vacation from Minneapolis, MN USA. Our room (see pics) was a large 3rd floor, 2 queen bed, fireplace room which looked north and northwest out large picture windows. This is a 1960s hotel-motel with lots of redwood and outdoor 'hallways' to the rooms. There is an elevator which makes it easier. If you...

2Thank Tim S
edwards, colora
Reviewed November 13, 2016

We love the location BUT that's where the love ends! I totally agree with the review submitted by Nancy D. The room smelled, the carpet and bathroom floor were such that I kept my socks on at all times. I took pictures of the dirty surfaces in the bathroom, see attached. The sheets were rumpled, had they been properly laundered?...

2Thank rezident113
Sacramento, California
Reviewed October 20, 2016

If you need Wi-Fi and major network/cable t.v. this is not the place for you. We reserved three nights on the third floor for the view. Their router signal didn't reach the third .. first and second floors were ok. I told the manager about the problem. He told me his cell phone got a four bar signal." The problem...

1Thank Jimjk916
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated next to the quiet, scenic surroundings of Sutro Heights Park and Land's End, we are located away from the noisy downtown traffic and crowds, yet still in the city in a resort-like location. We are just a block up the hill from the historic Cliff House and a few steps further to miles of beach along Ocean Beach. Enjoy a wonderful breakfast or lunch at our own restaurant which serves all day and every day. Our spacious guest rooms, many of which have excellent park and ocean views, provide our guests with many amenities including free high-speed Wi-Fi , cable TVs, dual-line phones with voice mail, free locals calls, in-room iron/ironing boards, and hair dryers. Other hotel amenities incude complimentary but limited covered parking, a private patio with swimming pool, ping pong and badminton. All our guest roomsrooms are non-smoking and some with fireplaces. So if you are ready to try something different in San Francisco then consider us as your home away from home along San Francisco's ocean front. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seal Rock Inn

Address: 545 Point Lobos Ave, San Francisco, CA 94121-1499
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $110 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
Also Known As:
Seal Rock Hotel San Francisco
Seal Rock San Francisco
Seal Rock Inn San Francisco
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“Get a window table at the restaurant facing Sutro Baths and the Pacific Ocean.”
briankulaf, 1 week ago | Read review
“I stayed on the top floor on the west side, but there are a lot of trees blocking the view. Next time I will try the north side.”
underated1, Dec 8, 2016 | Read review
“Parking area is a bit tight, but our minivan fit.”
706TimS706, Nov 28, 2016 | Read review
“Choose another hotel”
rezident113, Nov 13, 2016 | Read review
“don't bother with the fireplace units...never got to use it.”
ECB55, Aug 25, 2016 | Read review
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