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Columbus Motor Inn

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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
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Non-smoking rooms
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98Great for walkers
Grade: 98 out of 100
91Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
29Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Russian Hill
Russian Hill has evolved into a chic residential neighborhood with outstanding views from every corner. Combined with several great cafes, restaurants, antique shops and boutiques, it’s easy to see why any visitor would gladly leave their heart in San Francisco. Cars line up day after day to drive down Lombard Street, the “crookedest” street in the world, and make the slow creep downhill past charming period homes. Polk Street is the main drag in this neighborhood, where you will find trendy bars, cafes and shops populated with locals, but for one of the most charming rides in the city, grab a cable car heading up and down Hyde Street.
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This hotel is close to everything we wanted to see in two days. We had a car, parked it in the free parking garage and never used it while in San Francisco until time to leave. We walked everywhere with our hotel as base. Our room was comfortable and quiet. We requested a
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Great little hotel with comfortable room and bed we even had a small balcony. Really well located on bus route to Union Square and Chinatown and only 10 minutes from Fisherman’s Wharf. Great staff. Bonus of Pat’s Cafe just round corner for breakfast
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We stayed here for 3 nights in February 2019. We had previously stayed with Columbus Motor Inn Sept 2013 so it was our first choice when planning to return to SF for a couple days this trip. Cost - Comparative to the area Location - It’s located in a very handy location to
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One of San Francisco’s best value hotels, Despite the Motor Inn name it’s not a motel but a good quality hotel and compared to some of the chain hotels reasonably priced (for San Francisco). Location is on Columbus Avenue an easy walk from Fisherman’s Wharf and in the other
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Was a little apprehensive as it looked slighly dated, but we were very pleasantly surprised with a totally remodeled room which was perfect for my fam. Great location and quiet (at least our room at the the back). No breakfast, but you're surrounded by options.
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The Double Room at the Columbus Motor Inn
The Tower as seen from our room
TV and Dresser in Separate Bedroom
Hi, are the rooms recently renovated? Thanks in advance.
No they were the same as the last time we stayed. They do appear to be replacing the carpet though.
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Hi do you need to book for the carpark?
No. Available to all guests. First come first space choice.
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Do rooms have an in room safe to store valuables eg, passports etc TIA
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Do the rooms have a mini fridge to store medications that require refrigeration? Tia
Sorry Sam, I am not sure as we didn’t need one.
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There isn’t a laundry on site but there is one only a few minutes walk away
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"Request a room at the back of the hotel away from the street. Our room was very quiet."
"Rooms at the back a pretty quiet"
"The corner suites are spacious and bright."
"Choose higher floor to reduce street noise"
"Top floor with a small balcony are good, and not too noisy despite being on a busy street"
US$193 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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