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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Couldn't fault the location which is what you pay for. Rooms dated - tea & coffee available in the foyer only. Beds comfy. No room service on 1 of a 3 day stay. No aircon, however ceiling fans did the job. Parking was a bonus. Overall have to question the prices charged by the hotel. Don't know that I would... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This motel is a no frills. No breakfast but does have coffee in the lobby at all times. None in the room. Staff are very friendly and accommodating . The best part this motel has to offer is its location. Two blocks from Pier 39- Sea Lions and many restaurants and 1/2 block from restaurants on the bay and a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Really, the location is what you pay for when you stay at the Wharf Inn. You are right across from fisherman's wharf next to all the attractions. The rooms are small and loud. You know that it's going to be loud when there are ear plugs in your room! Overall they have done an okay job cleaning up an old... More 

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Visalia, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well you can't beat the location. The room was ridiculously small. No fridge or the more common small appliances found in hotels of this price. I did appreciate the on-site parking. The bed was actually very comfortable.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is truly located right in the centre of Fisherman's Wharf and it takes less than 5 minutes to reach the shopping/dining area of the Wharf. Convenience shop and Subway right opposite. The room is neat and includes all elementary facilities, in a simple and plain style with no high-end details. Receptionists are helpful and willing to help you more... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Wharf Inn was just an overnight pit stop for us. We wanted something cost effective but in a great location, and it certainly delivered on both counts. It's an old motel style accommodation, but is merely meters away from Fishermans Wharf which was ideal for us.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is very basic accommdation. The location is absolutely spot on. 30 second walk to the front of Fishermans Wharf. Free parking Free wifi which works rather well - enough to make a phone call through whatsapp. It did keep disconnecting every time I returned to the building but I just re entered the password and it worked fine again.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One block from the wharf! Great location! Walk to see it all! Hotel is a little outdated! We had a room with 2 kingsize beds and a separate sitting area with a tv. Main sleeping area also had a tv. Nice! Our room did not have a bathtub, and the shower was a little small. Also, the sink, toilet and... More 

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Krum, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a very old motel it is expensive, BUT it is virtually across the street from Fisherman's Whart so it all depends on what you need/want. We needed easy access with a person on a power scooter and this provided it. Parking is free, you cannot go upstairs without a key, or without passing the office so I feel secure... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Overall a good stay. It's the wharf area so plan on paying for the convenance. The outside of the hotel is tired. The calm morning air will bring the smells of an urban area to your nostrils. The room was small however accommodated a very comfortable king size bed. Pretty basic amenities and plan on going to the front desk... More 

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Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality hotels, and good food, there's something for everyone at Fisherman's Wharf. From street performers and historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner. Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone's sweet tooth after a day at Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge. Don't forget to say hello to the adorable sea lions that make this neighborhood a true San Francisco treat.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Wharf Inn is an independent 51 room hotel with 50 guest rooms and 1 Penthouse Suite built in 1959 located in the heart of Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco's most tourist-friendly neighborhood. We are steps away from Pier 39, cable car terminals and Alcatraz boats. Walk to world-famous restaurants, browse through colorful shops at historic Ghirardelli Square and the Cannery, ride cable cars and street cars to North Beach, Chinatown, and the Union Square shopping district. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wharf Inn

Address: 2601 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94133-1209
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Fisherman’s Wharf
Price Range: $177 - $428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Wharf Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 51
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