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    Hotel Rex, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    562 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1102
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    • Excellent49%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “library bar” (146 reviews)
    “union square” (416 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 1,566 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Friendly staff. The hotel was dated but this went with the style of the hotel. The room was clean and a decent size (though not overly spacious). It was quite hot in the room but otherwise it was a decent hotel with a good space...More

    Thank stevieanddanny
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    This cute hotel was located in a wonderful location, convenient to many tourist attractions and modes of transportation.However, what makes this hotel wonderful is the staff! From the moment you step through the door, you realize you have landed in a special place. From its...More

    1  Thank wlucas1208
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Really convenient location. There is a bar cost added in that we didn't use, it was a family trip. Seemed to be there as a way to increase bar visits or to increase revenue. The second hotel we stayed at did the same thing..must be...More

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    Thank tracygF7822KN
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The hotel is well located in the heart of San Francisco, easily accessible and "close to everything". The staff is nice and friendly and is eager to help with any request. It should be noted that it requires a modernization to be able to reach...More

    1  Thank Rami L
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Room was smelly and dark Bathroom was shocking was not that clean Furniture was of poor quality with the whole hotel Was really surprised at how horrible the rooms were...no point in complaining as too many things wrong

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast Available
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$168 - US$536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #10 Spa Hotel in San Francisco
    • #26 Business Hotel in San Francisco
    • #47 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
    • #56 Family Hotel in San Francisco
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    • Number of rooms
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    john_mason950
    31 May 2017|
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    Response from jeffsagas | Reviewed this property |
    Hi sorry for my late response been in the Lake district for a break. Anyway when we stayed the room was at the rear of the Rex and was dark however very nice quiet and comfortable. As I said if I stayed again I would go for... More
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    Response from redpepperpie | Reviewed this property |
    Tons of public parking lots in the area about $35/day. The hotel valet was $50/day.
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    Response from rnarisetti | Reviewed this property |
    Just take a cab from SFO. Its like $35.
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    "For a quiet room ask a room that doesn't face Sutter street"
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    "Don't select this hotel, but if you do, go smell the room before occupying it."
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    "Ask for a hotel on a top floor away from the elevator in hopes to avoid hearing people in the hallway."
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