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Minna Hotel

Expedia.comUSD 86*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room was comfortable and the bathrooms clean. Unfortunately I did not want to leave the hotel at night because of the shady area. It's fine if you are in a group but I would not recommend this hotel to women traveling by themselves. The kitchen area and included breakfast was a great plus.

Thank Rosemary C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the price, MInna is really good. Echoing others review - very centrally located. However, the area is quite shady and dirty. SF in general are dirty, shady and full of homeless and has marijuana smells wherever it is. It is still safe though, just apply common sense. Once you are in, it is much better. It is clean in...

Thank Aracolch
Miaoli County, Taiwan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hostel-like hotel was pretty much what I expected. Private room with shared bathroom. This is my first time staying at a 'hostel' in North America, and as I have heard hostels here are not that nice. Minna was decently clean and the room was small as expected. There are no safes in the room and the washroom is shared,...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good - The price of the hotel was accurate for the condition. Showers & bathroom were clean, and fairly newly renovated. Staff were nice and accomodating. Breakfast area was a decent size and had a adequate variety. Bedrooms were clean. Fridge, microwave & sink. Numerous power points available. The hotel was close to perfect for the price paid, except for...

Thank Mel W
Lake Isabella, California
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

It's right in the ghetto. You don't have to worry about that but the people around are really strange. There a loads of homeless and junkies but honestly that's all over the city. We travelled with a baby and it was not a problem at all. The hotel seems to be really safe. I went out to get a pizza...

1Thank InSeSaHi
Medina, Tennessee
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I'll start by saying that if you are reading this review you probably care about your kidneys. You don't want to have to sell one in order to afford a hotel in San Francisco, but you also don't want to be stabbed in your kidneys while you sleep in a dark hovel somewhere. Fortunately, there are some places to stay...

1Thank Josh W
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Don't expect luxury when you choose the cheapest hotel in San Francisco. For the price, this place is excellent. Never wait for the shower and every single time I had to go to the bathroom I was alone. Shared bathroom and shower was not an issue at all. It looks exactly like the picture posted by the administration so it's...

Thank Marie-Eve02
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Was greeted by a guy who was so friendly and helpful late at night. Decor in the kitchen reception area and bathrooms are lovely the rooms are a mix of being modern with elements of the old building they have done well with what they have. My bed was a bit squeaky but I can from luxury in Vegas so...

Thank 461nicholav
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

If I could have given this hotel 3.5 I would have. The staff are so friendly and helpful, the location is great and the kitchen/common area is really nice. Plus the beds are ridiculously comfy. However, you can tell that this hotel are really making steps to improve but I feel that they may still have a little way to...

Thank Caz281988
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I give this place 5 stars, not because it's a 5 star hotel but for what you pay you definitely get a 5 star experience. The staff is incredibly friendly and willing to help with anything, the rooms are clean, the beds are comfy the bathrooms and showers clean too! The rooms are on the smaller side so pack accordingly...

2Thank Jasmine M

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Staying in SoMa

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South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighbourhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Minna Hotel

Address: 509 Minna St, San Francisco, CA 94103-2893
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range: $99 - $330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Minna Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
Pontiac Hotel San Francisco
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“ask for quiet side. bring own slipper for use inside the room (becaus the carpet feels dirty) and toilet / showers.”
Aracolch, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room that is far away from the main street for a quieter night.”
DYLUM, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“check the doors first there are plenty that dont lock properly”
Rene0000, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try getting room 401, or one that isnt central to the floor which will have no window that overlook anything.”
Mi7k, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had windows to the street which was really noisy all the night.”
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matejs, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
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