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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were on our 2 week honeymoon and found this place to be reasonably priced. We didnt mind it being outdated at all. Just a place to sleep. I booked through trip advisor, agoba, and paid in full before we arrived. When checking in, Cameron was very polite and helpful and I confirmed that we were prepaid for our stay....

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at this hotel from March 6 to 9, 2017. We had reservations until March 10 but decided to check out one night earlier after talking the the help desk and get their confirmations that we would have the credit of this additional night back. We have not received hotel receipt by the time of check-in. They confirmed...

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The front desk staff on check-in was the only saving grace about this place. The upstairs room sounded like they were bowling all night. The room came with ear plugs because the traffic noise is insane. The shower was grimey and dirty. The check-out staff was snippy and curt, and his reaction to us asking for a receipt was a...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We stayed for 3 nights in a double queen as a family of 4. Probably the smallest double room we’ve stayed in so we had to be organised as we had 2 ski bags and 3 suitcases meaning space was limited. The bathroom however, was quite roomy! Parking in the main area was competitive at night but you could also...

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Book from Hotwire without knowing what I am going to get. It was an amazing experience. The Building is totally renovated. Nice clean rooms. Wells stocked. Parking available for every guest. It is a very good location to drive around, go to fisherman wharf, to downtown or the crooked Lombard Street. The staff is very nice and responsive. No hassle,...

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1Thank Iqbal K
Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Despite reservation they sent me to another hotel. Bait n switch classic. Slum Ville and charged same price. Made imprint of my visa without telling me. Lied to me. Checked room and left. Offered to pay cash on checkout to get imprint back. Wanted an extra 100$ to use cash. Awful.

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1Thank likesgoodfood1939
UK
Reviewed 7 February 2017

What a ghastly place we stumbled upon here. I know SF is rather overpriced and decent accommodation here can cost more than, let's say London or NYC, but for $250 plus tax per night for a motel, we expected at least a decent size room. No such luck. Worst VFM ever! Our musty smelling room (despite booking a de-luxe version)...

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2Thank Ali98
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We booked this at the last minute, but we were not disappointed. A regular motel just a short walk from Fisherman's Wharf. It was clean and more than adequate. Free and ample car parking is a bonus. If you're a light sleeper it might not be your bag as the motel is located on a busy street corner. One night...

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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights with s friend and booked last minute (2 hours prior to arriving) Free parking a plus considering it's so expensive in San Fran, check in was quick and really nice and locations is great. Rooms are spacious with large bathrooms although dated and under sheets on bed was soiled, we had to get up early...

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Skopje Region, Republic of Macedonia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We have stayed here twice already and I believe we will stay again. This place has a great location and a free parking, which is basically all you can ask for in San Francisco. The rooms are not very big, but they are nice and clean. It is just right on a very crowded street, so it can get pretty...

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Beautiful homes, beautiful people, and a beautiful backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge welcome visitors to the Marina. Originally the location for the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 1915 (whose remnants can be seen at the Palace of Fine Arts), much of the land was filled and flattened to accommodate a world’s fair. That ample space has given way to a jogger’s paradise at the northern edge of the city. With the picturesque bay setting as its backdrop, it’s no surprise that the area has hosted numerous movie productions. Daytime activities focus on café culture and boutique shopping, while the evenings turn this neighbourhood into a party-going hotspot.
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on San Francisco's famous Lombard Street - home to the Golden Gate Bridge and 'The Crookedest Street in the World' - The Francisco Bay Inn provides spacious, comfortable accommodation for thousands of travelers each year. Our recently renovated rooms coupled with our excellent service will help make the Francisco Bay Inn a special part of your stay in San Francisco. Our amenities include FREE parking, FREE limited breakfast, FREE wireless high-speed internet access, In-room microwave / refrigerator, In-room iron / ironing board, cable TV, and FREE tour pickup. The Francisco Bay Inn is AAA approved and a member of the San Francisco Convention and Visitors Bureau. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Francisco Bay Inn

Address: 1501 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123-3113
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Marina District
Price Range: $199 - $435 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Francisco Bay Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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Francisco Bay Motel
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“All Rooms are good but choose lower level if you have kids”
945iqbalk, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Think twice before booking this place”
Ali98, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor, facing Lombard St! Great parking and fantastic view of the Golden Gate Bridge!”
swals777, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“North side rooms have better view if you don't mind the noise”
R4845JKrobertf, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Higest floor for a good view and less noise”
558flaviog, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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