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Reviewed 5 August 2012

Expensive price per night, can be expected in San Francisco. Good breakfast, fruits and alcohol available in the lounge. No elevators. Gratuity envelope in our room was a turn off. Nice Victorian stylish property.

1Thank Jeff C
Brasilia, DF
Reviewed 28 July 2012

I and my family had a long trip to Vegas and California and this hotel was by far the hotel thar we most liked. Altough it is a B&B, I can easily consider it a luxury property. It is much more luxury than most properties that classify itself as such. Very interesting if you want to be in a very...

2Thank mcaetano70
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2012

A charming Victorian building, lovingly decorated and home to a beautiful garden and jacuzzi. I stayed in a small room with a shared bathroom for four nights and although my room was small, it was comfortable, clean and had lots of thoughtful touches like a robe and candy bowl. Never had any problem using the bathroom, although locking and unlocking...

2Thank Ema51n
San Diego
Reviewed 9 July 2012

Beautiful decor with 24hour tea, coffee, and fruit accessible. Breakfast was great assortment of fruits, breads, cheeses, yogurt, cereals, homemade quiche (veggie and meat). I really enjoyed the breakfast but I can see that if you stayed more than 2 nights that it could get tiresome. It's located 4 blocks (10 min walk) to the 16th/Mission BART stop and only...

2Thank EveSD
Reviewed 6 July 2012

We wanted a place in The Mission District and so choices were limited. Nice victorian B&B with great b-fast spread. The evening host/owner is a bit garrulous, and more than a little eccentric, but charming. Our bathroom was overtaken by tiny ants. My first complaint led to no remedy, and after my second I was given a bottle of Windex...

2Thank fdf123
Reviewed 1 June 2012

This inn was certainly a surprise! Lovely property, WONDERFUL breakfast. We certainly felt at home with Marty, Lisa and Guppy. Wish we could have stayed longer.

2Thank elizabethr769
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 May 2012

What a fantastic find the Inn San Francisco was on our US stopover!! Gorgeous home, spotlessly clean room with outstanding attention to detail. We loved the warmth and hospitality of the owners and wee Guppy the dog! The hot tub was fantastic after a long haul flight and the complimentary sherry / port and chats in the evening with other...

2Thank Seemph
Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed 15 May 2012

We just returned home from a visit to San Francisco and a delightful stay at the Inn San Francisco. It was such a great experience that we tipped the staff 4 times more than we normally do. The service was just over the top excellent. Our room (#11 on the ground floor) was perfect and our first experience sleeping in...

2Thank DeeH1
Reviewed 30 April 2012

Marty and his staff at Inn San Francisco could not have done more in making our stay truly comfortable and fun. Nothing was too much trouble. The breakfast is great, the rooms homely and comfortable. This is a wonderful place to stay while in San Francisco.

2Thank Clarshell
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 27 April 2012

I honestly cannot say enough nice things about this place. Their website does not do them justice! If you are looking for your standard tourist experience you can stay anywhere, but for something extra, you can't go wrong here. It's located in the Mission which is a really fun neighborhood to explore and see a different side of San Fran...

2Thank dnjohnsto

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Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous street murals and a high density of bars and cafes make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people. While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the locals do by heading to Mission Dolores Park, buy some ice cream, and savor one of the most diverse neighbourhoods in the country.
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Inn San Francisco is an authentic 1872 Victorian mansion bed and breakfast inn. The Inn includes 21 rooms and suites, fireplaces, a garden with a redwood hot tub, a roof deck with panoramic views of the City. We serve a generous buffet breakfast 7 to 11 am. The Inn SF is located on South Van Ness Avenue in the Mission District of San Francisco. Near the Valencia street corridor, Noe Valley and the Castro. Close to the 24th Street BART station and near several bus lines. The Inn SF is surrounded by dozens of wonderful restaurants and coffee shops. ... more   less 

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Address: 943 South Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Mission District
Price Range: RM994 - RM1,413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Inn San Francisco 2.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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