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    Hotel Rex, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    562 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1102
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    Reviewed 21 February 2012

    I will start by stating we love this chain and Hotel Rex was certainly no exception! But...we may have stumbled into a bad weekend for not only Hotel Rex but San Francisco as well! The Oakland Bridge was closed down into the City for reconstruction,...More

    4  Thank ccinchico
    Reviewed 20 February 2012

    We are regular visitors to San Francisco, so we know what we're getting into when we make a reservation. A lot of older hotels call themselves "boutique" when what it really means is old, musty, with a few second hand antiques to give them character....More

    2  Thank mstimc
    Response from LorenzMaurer, General Manager at Hotel Rex, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 22 February 2012

    Dear Mstimc, Thank you so much for taking the time to review the Hotel Rex on Tripadvisor. We do appreciate your nice comments and your very valuable feedback. We indeed had a rather difficult weekend. It turns out that a water pipe broke between the...More

    Reviewed 18 February 2012

    great location, comfortable rooms, great breakfast close to everything

    Thank mariasandra62
    Reviewed 12 February 2012

    Stayed at the Hotel Rex for 4 nights at beginning of Feb 2012. First visit to the West of America, San Francisco and the hotel, which was recommended by BA, was fantastic. Lovely room, 714, which had a extremely big bed, iPod dock, widescreen TV...More

    3  Thank Samb214
    Reviewed 8 February 2012

    We stayed in San Francisco for 3 days to see the sights and made a last minute booking with Hotel Rex because of it's low price and surprisingly high ratings. We weren't disappointed and neither will you be if you stay here. The hotel itself...More

    3  Thank Mitch A
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    • USD 168 - USD 529 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Response from jeffsagas | Reviewed this property |
    Hi sorry for my late response been in the Lake district for a break. Anyway when we stayed the room was at the rear of the Rex and was dark however very nice quiet and comfortable. As I said if I stayed again I would go for... More
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    Response from redpepperpie | Reviewed this property |
    Tons of public parking lots in the area about $35/day. The hotel valet was $50/day.
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    Response from rnarisetti | Reviewed this property |
    Just take a cab from SFO. Its like $35.
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