We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Knights Inn San Francisco / Near the Presidio

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Knights Inn San Francisco \/ Near the Presidio
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

86 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 62: English reviews
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The reviews said it was clean but it was not! Stained towels, long black hairs and 'other' hairs on linen, towels, pillows, in the fridge and even stuck between polystyrene cups!!! We had only been checked in for a few hours and the toilet became blocked. The kitchen appliances and tray with cups etc. were grimy and dirty. The whole...

Thank Alison W
Phoenix, AZ
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is a 5 star review based on the property type. I'm not comparing this to the high-end hotels in Union Square, but this place fit all of our needs. We needed something clean and inexpensive for one night in a safe neighborhood with at least some restaurants/bars/convenience stores within walking distance. Bonus: no charge for parking. This end of...

Thank jmap25
Alexandria, Egypt
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed in room 20. The towels aren't clean and I believe that the ones that you clean the floors with are also used for bodies or they wash them all together. The rooms aren't very clean, they are okay. I stayed there for a week, the location is good and near by a bus station. The owner was really...

1Thank AsmaZaher
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

While the rooms are not top notch, the owners are super friendly. I was there with my son, and we felt safe and comfortable. The traffic nearby can get really loud but we enjoyed it since it's a part of a big city. Would definitely satyr there again!

Thank Anastasia C
Central Valley
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Bed was comfortable. .Room needed a deep cleaning. Coffee pot was filthy and gummy stuff stuck in it. After my husband cleaned it all out it still didn't work. The phone in the room didn't work so we had to use our cellphone to call the front desk. There were 3 small very thin bath towels and ONE hand towel..NO...

Thank samandpatty
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived late for a 2 night stay so we could see L A. The room was adequate for what we needed. Traffic in the morning was heavy and the rooms all faced the road so be prepared for a noisy awakening

Thank Peter_Jayy
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Room was small but clean. First night the smell in room was awful. I dont know what was wrong, but second day when we came from the city, the room didnt smell anymore - maybe something with air condition?. Anyway good price for motel in San Francisco, near to the beach, Palace of fine arts, bus stop, supermarket... Owner was...

Thank Jana T
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Now , let's begin by saying this is not the four seasons! So don't think you are getting that. What it was/ is a clean fairly up to date , safe room for under 140.00 I have stayed at several other similar hotels within a few blocks. As I have friends in the marina dist. This little place is on...

Thank Trbigshady
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

When I drive into San Francisco, this is my motel of choice. I own a big car, and it fits just fine in their covered carport. One night I arrived late on a busy weekend and the lot was full. The desk clerk invited me to park in front of the office overnight, which is what I call service. I've...

Turin, Italy
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I live in SF and many times when I have friends visiting and don't know where they should stay, I try to find a great location and a good deal. Knights Inn is perfect, really close to beautiful Crissy Fields and to the Presidio, simple but good value for the money, would totally recommend staying here!

Thank IreneR145

31 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (30)
Other (30)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (1)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these San Francisco hotels
Marina District
Redwood Inn
Redwood Inn
#139 of 230 in San Francisco
445 reviews
Marina District
Days Inn San Francisco - Lombard
Days Inn San Francisco - Lombard
#166 of 230 in San Francisco
535 reviews
Pacific Heights
Inn on Broadway
Inn on Broadway
#175 of 230 in San Francisco
451 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Marina District
Inn at Golden Gate
Inn at Golden Gate
#134 of 230 in San Francisco
201 reviews
Marina District
La Luna Inn
La Luna Inn
#157 of 230 in San Francisco
624 reviews
Marina District
Travelodge at the Presidio San Francisco
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Marina District

Neighbourhood Profile
Marina District
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.
Explore this neighbourhood


  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Knights Inn San Francisco / Near the Presidio

Address: 1 Richardson Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94123
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Marina District
Price Range: $122 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Knights Inn San Francisco / Near the Presidio 2*
Number of rooms: 20
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Travelocity and Booking.com so you can book your Knights Inn San Francisco / Near the Presidio reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Economy Inn Presidio Hotel San Francisco
Economy Hotel San Francisco
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Knights Inn San Francisco / Near the Presidio staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Knights Inn San Francisco / Near the Presidio staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“A top floor would be my preference just for security purposes.”
 of 5 bubbles zaks_13, 10 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Choose a room in the main section rather than over the carports.”
 of 5 bubbles traveljeannie1, 8 Jun 2014 | Read review
“park on the slots facing the street its a lot easier”
 of 5 bubbles kathy_meraz, 4 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Phone a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Bryan50, 7 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Would be very surprised if there were any good rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles JoB392, 5 Jun 2013 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay