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    Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    1075 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109-5817
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    Reviewed 18 March 2013

    Chill place, just a few blocks away from Union square. It was good service on the hotel, free vine 6'o clock everyday aswell. The room was clean and nice, and not too expencive. Wold recomend this if you are visiting san francisco!More

    1  Thank Glenn P
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 19 March 2013

    Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We sincerely appreciate the time you took to provide your comments and feedback. We hope that you'll join us again soon, and we look forward to your return to...More

    Reviewed 17 March 2013

    Great cheap hotel within easy walking distance of shops/bars and tram stops. Fabulous friendly management & staff team. Great place to stay.Fab bar a few doors along to the left. Manager has free cocktail hour every evening.More

    2  Thank Melanie R
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 19 March 2013

    Thank you for your review. We sincerely apologize if we were unable to exceed your expectations. We would love to learn a little bit more about what made your experience 3 stars. Please contact the hotel manager to discuss your experience! We hope that you'll...More

    Reviewed 16 March 2013

    All of the employees are genuinely upbeat and will do all in their power to make your stay the best. The rooms were nothing special since it is a old San Francisco building but the staff support made up for it.More

    3  Thank SrVanderpool
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 19 March 2013

    Thank you for a great review! We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. Our team is truly spectacular and they sure make this hotel unique! We hope that you'll join us again and give the Saha Restaurant a try. We look...More

    Reviewed 15 March 2013

    We stayed at Hotel Carlton on a quick trip to the city. I should have researched the location better, because it is indeed very strange. The street the hotel is on is okay, but walk behind the hotel and you get into a strip club,...More

    2  Thank Redpandas29
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 19 March 2013

    Thank you for a great review! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We apologize if anything was misleading, or if you felt our location was not ideal. We hope that you'll join us again soon, and we look forward to your...More

    Reviewed 15 March 2013

    The Carlton Hotel is well situated. The personnel was very kind and helpful. The room are average for my point of view. There was no air conditioning (it's ok right now but in summer ??) or air vent in the bathroom. Our room as close...More

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    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 19 March 2013

    Thank you for your review! We apologize if we were unable to live up to your expectations. We sincerely appreciate the time you took to provide your comments and feedback. We know our building is old, so some of our features may not be to...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • USD 162 - USD 594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
    • #23 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco
    • #36 Family Hotel in San Francisco
    • #41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
    • #51 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 161
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    Lauren Z
    19 July 2017|
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    Response from thedarchman | Reviewed this property |
    It had a fan in the ceiling but we didn't need it or use it. Room was cool anyway
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    TravelLynn03
    10 June 2017|
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    Response from mdvrn77 | Reviewed this property |
    It does not have a gym that I am aware of
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    TravelLynn03
    10 June 2017|
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    Response from Javier M | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry to answer you late, I don't check this that much. I don't think the hotel has a gym.
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    "Probably better on a higher level floor like 6 or 7."
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    "Ask for higher floors, for better views"
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    "Rooms at the rear of this Hotel are quieter."
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    "The higher the level the quieter - but the longer the wait"
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