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Noaddressville
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The staff are what made this place, that and the location. Unfortunately a few power points in our private double room didn't work which meant the fridge didn't work so our food went bad overnight and it wasn't fixed throughout our four night stay. On the first night our television was working but from the second day onward the television...

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Kerikeri
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Too expensive for what it offers. Not enough restrooms, beds are uncomfortable and we had some sort of rodent nibbling at our food. Location is great and staff is helpful. For $130 dollars a night for a private twin room I would expect much more

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great hotel! Awesome location near cool bars and shops. Lots of great places to eat. Rooms clean and nice decor. Cool band posters too.Great showers lots of hot water! Mmm good coffee too. Lots of interesting people!

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Monona
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Cold and damp room. Cool shower. Poor Wi-Fi. Dryer did not dry clothes. Nice towels. Mostly Friendly staff. Okay neighborhood. Within walking distance to many attractions. If you like music (playing or hearing it muffled) it's a option.

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Castel Di Lama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at this hotel was like diving into the literary and artistic side of San Francisco. I would suggest staying here to anyone who wants to see the soul of this city. The staff was extremely friendly and efficient. We stayed in a junior suite and the music studio didn't bother us at all.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This overpriced hotel was a very bad experience. Our room was recently redone but lacked of comfort and minimal standards (no heating nor A/C, smelly and noisy rooms). The bed was very springy, the bathroom/toilet at the end of the hall was dirty and mice or rats were running around in our room during the night and ate part of...

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St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a bed in a female-only dorm with a kitchenette and ended up staying there for 4 nights. I really liked the external and internal appearance of this place. I met nice roommates and had a great time with them. I was lucky to get a bottom bunk bed that was wider and had a higher top bunk bed...

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a private room with a queen bed for 2 nights. This was only my 2nd stay in a hostel. My room was quite spacious and included a sink, mini fridge, desk, and chair. I lucked out in that the bathroom was next door to my room. My goal was to find an affordable place to stay in a...

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Bloomfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was overall good I have no complaints clean satisfied with the stay service was good service was helpful and I didn't have much complains or problems the people working there were all very pleasant

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a hostel detached from a hotel. One hotel room divided into 4 bunk beds. No frills. The location is strategic. The sleep quality is ver peaceful and it's just 15 minute walk from the main city street (cable cars). The receptinist is very helpful and jolly.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Encore Express Hotel is centrally located near Van Ness Avenue and Union Square shopping districts, with many excellent food options as well as bars and nightlife located on adjacent Polk Stret. The Encore Express features 18 guest rooms with a mix of shared bath and private bath rooms as well as shared room dormitory accommodations. Private room options feature either 1 Double size or 1 Queen size bed, with deluxe options of Junior Suite (two queen beds) or King suite with private bathroom. Vanity sinks, work station, mini-fridge and a cable TV are included as room amenities in all room types aside from the dormitories. Shared showers and restrooms are found in four convenient locations per floor, just down the hall from the bedrooms. Looking for the best value and on a limited budget? Our clean, well maintained rooms are the most reasonable in the San Francisco Union Square/Nob Hill District and our friendly, helpful staff is happy to assist you with directions and recommendations for activities within San Francisco. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Encore Express Hotel

Address: 1353 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $89 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Encore Express Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 36
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Encore Express San Francisco
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#4 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco
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“Recption only accepts cash.”
 of 5 bubbles mervinmer, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There is no lift so you'll have to climb a stiff staircase with your luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles LC_Leslie, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room that receives the least noise from the band rehearsing.”
 of 5 bubbles JMangSP, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try avoid room next to the shared bathroom for noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Swallowyanzi, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“try to book dorm on same level as office.”
 of 5 bubbles howardl435, 17 May 2016 | Read review
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