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The Inn San Francisco
Ranked #6 of 72 San Francisco B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
London, United Kingdom
1 review
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“Amazing Place with Amazing Owners”
Reviewed 16 October 2012

We had the best experience staying here. Marty is the best host of all time. So so welcoming, you feel like you're party of the family. We even sat with Marty one evening and watched videos of his highly talented son. Everything about our stay was fantastic!

  • Stayed September 2012, travelled as a couple
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TheInnSF, Social Media Manager at The Inn San Francisco, responded to this review, 22 October 2012
Dear Guest,

We at The Inn San Francisco, especially Marty, always think of our guests like an extension of our family. Nothing gives us more satisfaction than to ensure that you have the best experience while staying with us. Thank you for your great review and hopefully to see you again soon!

Best regards,
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Wheat Ridge, Colorado
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Reviewed 8 October 2012

We have stayed here several times and it is a great place. It is attractive, comfortable, excellent breakfast and the hosts are very welcoming. They go out of their way to pleas you. We always enjoy staying here while in San Francisco. The garden patio is beautiful; a good place to have breakfast.

  • Stayed September 2012, travelled with family
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TheInnSF, Public Relations Manager at The Inn San Francisco, responded to this review, 22 October 2012
Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for your wonderful review! Our guests, especially our returning guests, are like our own family at The Inn, we love to take care of their every need. We strive to make sure their stay at The Inn is an unforgettable one! You are right, our garden patio is a beautiful place to start the day with the generous breakfast buffet.

We all look forward to seeing you and your family again in the near future.

Kind Regards,
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Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 30 September 2012

These places that you visit and know that you will come back and recommend for others. We stayed at the inn for 5 nights as part of a big trip we had in the US and it was defiantly the best place we stayed in during our trip. the service, the atmosphere, the calmness, the classic music in the main room, the great breakfast, the team, the a cozy welcoming feeling just made the whole experience so amazing. you just need to remember that its not a hotel, so maybe the room will be a bit smaller (although they have different rooms to offer), but it really gives you a good feeling of coming home, more then just staying in a cold usual boring place as a hotel.

  • Stayed September 2012, travelled with friends
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Newcastle, Australia
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Reviewed 25 September 2012

Spent four nights at the inn and was made to feel welcome right from the start. Marty, Meghan & Lisa make you feel that you are at your own home they were so friendly and helpful. The rooms are very quaint and the added touch of fresh flowers and sweets added to the homey feeling.
Breakfast in the parlour was delicious every day. My husband particularly enjoyed the sherry and port that was on offer each night . Transport was convenient with bus out front and the train just a few blocks away. The Mission district has abundant mix of good places to eat within walking distance of the inn. Over all our time in San Francisco was made more enjoyable because of the Inn San Francisco. We highly recommend to those who look for the real San Francisco experience
Kim & Andrew
Newcastle Australia

  • Stayed August 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 22 September 2012

Stayed for only one night, but will definitely return and highly recommended if you're looking to be truly treated well. Marty is a crack up, funny guy, and makes you feel at home as soon as you walk in the door. Liza is super sweet, and eager to please. As we were shown the property, our bags were taken to our room and waiting, very nice and refreshing after a long drive. It was exactly what I was looking for to enjoy an overnight with the wife in The City. Didn't partake in the Port or Sherry that was available in the evening, but the breakfast was delicious and plentiful. Looking forward to a return engagement where I can take more time to enjoy these folks. Only detractors are street parking is extremely scarce if you have your own vehicle, so try to reserve a garage space if you can, and parts of South Van Ness appear a bit weathered and unkempt. Most certainly not a reflection of this outstanding Inn, but don't be alarmed.

  • Stayed September 2012
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Vienna Va
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Reviewed 21 September 2012

We selected the Inn primarily for its location near a family member. We knew its bedroom was likely to be smaller than at a nice hotel, and indeed it was. The Queen bed and other furniture consumed most of the floor space even before our luggage was put down. The mattress bulged in the middle but otherwise was comfortable. Nighttime noise level was average at best. The bathroom was large.

I have to praise the owner and staff for enthusiasm and friendliness. Everything here was visually attractive, from parlor to the lovely garden.

The breakfast was pretty good, with lots of fruit and breads. Hot food was limited to two quiche choices. Several newspapers were provided.

We booked a parking space in their garage across the street. It took a lot of maneuvering to fit into the space.

  • Stayed September 2012, travelled with family
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 19 September 2012

Excellent room and service. Staff are professional and helpful. Breakfast is delicious and there is plenty of food and variety. The interior is well kept and the gardens and rooftop make this Inn a one of kind experience. Thanks Marty, Lisa and Megan

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled solo
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Property: The Inn San Francisco
Address: 943 S van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-2613
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Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Mission District
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 72 B&Bs / Inns in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £££
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Inn San Francisco 2.5*
Number of rooms: 21
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Inn San Francisco is an authentic 1872 Victorian mansion bed and breakfast inn. The Inn includes 21 rooms and suites, fireplaces, a garden with a redwood hot tub, a roof deck with panoramic views of the City. We serve a generous buffet breakfast 7 to 11 am. The Inn SF is located on South Van Ness Avenue in the Mission District of San Francisco. Near the Valencia street corridor, Noe Valley and the Castro. Close to the 24th Street BART station and near several bus lines. The Inn SF is surrounded by dozens of wonderful restaurants and coffee shops. ... more   less 
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