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    Hotel Rex, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    562 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1102
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    Reviewed 23 January 2012

    This is a different hotel to most chain styles. It has its own unique and quirky style but certainly doesn't lack sophistication. The rooms are generous and welcoming. The staff are the drawcard for all the Joie de Vivre Hotels and the Hotel Rex staff...More

    5  Thank natmic
    Reviewed 14 January 2012

    This was our third time to stay at the Rex, and we've enjoyed it each time. We purposefully seek out boutique-style hotels rather than the chains. Rex has so much character and is so charming! The building is old - which we enjoy - but...More

    1  Thank Melissa H
    Reviewed 11 January 2012

    A really comfortable place to base your weekend in SF. A bit artsy and oozes character - subtly. The rooms at the back are really quiet day or night. But you're still two short blocks from Union Square. Reasonably small hotel; the staff are courteous...More

    3  Thank BobLTex
    Reviewed 4 January 2012

    Booked through Jetsetter so value was great. Had a suite. Very spacious and comfortable. Almost like going back in time. Great location for Union Square. Only reason for less than perfect is because of some loud clanging noise through out the night.

    2  Thank Rita T
    Reviewed 2 January 2012

    We stayed at this hotel in December for a wedding and it was my favorite place I've stayed in San Francisco in probably 10 years. The building (and the hotel) is older; as can be heard by the neighbors flushing their toilets or turning on...More

    1  Thank Jen C
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast Available
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • USD 168 - USD 542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #10 Spa Hotel in San Francisco
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    1 June 2017|
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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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