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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Never thought $300 per night was cheap but I guess it is in San Francisco. The rooms are small but adequate and very close to most attractions. You are in walking distance to Fisherman's Wharf, Ghiradelli Square, the cable car lines, Alcatraz and Pier 39. Would stay there again if I was in town.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for one night because we had a night tour of Alcatraz. When pulling up, we didn't have high hopes. The outside looks like an old motor lodge and the check in area was very small. They didn't have public restrooms for guests in the lobby and our room wasn't ready, so the clerk directed us to the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I can't fault the hotel in terms of its proximity to Fishermans Wharf, the ease of driving to it and the parking, which were all very convenient. The man on reception when we checked in was so welcoming and very helpful (good local knowledge and free street map) and made an excellent first impression. Plenty of hot coffee and check-in... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Location: great. Within walking distance to the Wharf. Price: great, cheap compared to others. Cleanliness/Condition: mold in shower and shower door, peeling paint, dirty hallways, outdated. Thin walls, no A/C. No room refrigerator. Safety: elevator was supposed to open w/ key card only. Was open for all to use a lot (when it worked). The windows had no locks, just... More 

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kcmo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wharf Inn may not be much to look at but looks are deceiving. This hotel is in a great location - right in the Embarcadero/Fishermans Wharf area Also close to the BART system Rooms were clean and cozy And as a bonus, parking was free! Great value for the money!

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Right in centre of fishermans wharf. Rooms adequate when you get in them but approaches feel like sink estate council block and do not feel entirely safe. For this money elsewhere would expect 5 star, in reality this is barely 2. Seems to be going rate here though. No restaurant or bar, in fact nothing but the rom. Staff nice.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel for three nights with my friend. He had made the reservation in his name but I was able to check-in before he arrived (providing a cash deposit). The room was a bit old-ish but clean, with a ceiling fan. The bed was extremely confortable. The bathroom was okay, but it gets unberable hot and humid... More 

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Portland, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Wharf Inn is in a great location! It's old school inn type lodging, but it's neat and clean. The view from our window of San Francisco was wonderful. The staff was wonderful and so helpful. Good quality bed! When you compare hotel prices in the area, take into consideration that the Wharf Inn includes free parking. HUGE bonus in... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel during the spring break I found this place to be both clean and an excellent value.The location very close to all the attractions and places to eat.The Wharf Inn has free parking but keep in mind it fills up at night.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked two rooms for one night for myself and my husband and my brother and his wife for an overnight trip whilst visiting my brother in California. We booked two rooms and when we checked in we were upgraded to the penthouse! Not a five star penthouse but a lovely spacious apartment with great views across to the bay.... 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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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: $173 - $464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Wharf Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 51
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