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Reviewed 17 November 2016

Location was great, very close to the Fisherman Wharf and Pier 39, close to restaurants, stores, etc. Breakfast is simple but is complimentary, also complimentary wi-fi. Hotel is clean, a bit old, but with everything San Francisco have to offer, you wont spend a long time in the hotel, at least I didn't.

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Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Beds were very soft. But everything clean. The shower was like having a camp shower. No pressure, low hanging head. Otherwise I can't complain. We weren't in the room for long other than sleeping, & the location is quiet, close enough to cafés, restaurants etc but far enough away from the bustle. I give it a great if you're on...

Thank Nky R
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I had my wallet containing $700 stolen from my room. We also had a laptop, ipad and other valuables in the room, but they weren't touched - just the cash. The staff could not have been less interested when I reported it. The manager, who I eventually managed to get on the phone, was incredibly dismissive and accused me of...

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Location is great, rest is average. Visit union st and chestnut st in the evenings and you will find all you need. Hotel is old and v tired, breakfast is simple, but you won't spend much time there as San Francisco has so much to offer. Didn't find it cheap but visited when a big conference was on so we...

Thank Bryan R
Clearfield, Utah, United States
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Nice room and location was good. Felt safe, employees were helpful. They could add some more choices for the "Continental Breakfast" - like cereal or English muffins instead of just white or wheat bread for toast.

Thank Donita R
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We spend five days in SF. For us the location was perfect. The room was clean and big. Great bed. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Our room wa totally quiet. Maybe the breakfast wasn't that great. This hotel is in a good location and we never felt uncomfortable even late at night.

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Pros: Great staff, very welcoming and nice. Good location. Bed is comfortable and clean, lots of pillows, cable tv and mini fridge. One of the cheapest places with private bathroom. Breakfast: is not foodie, just bread, butter, banana, yogurt, hard boiled eggs, tea, milk, juice, coffee.To me it's fine. Cons: Walls are paper thin. Room doesn't get dark with the...

1Thank Denisetanaka
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a full service 3- 4- or 5-star hotel, look elsewhere. BUT... if you want to be near the tourist Wharf, residential Marina, or outdoors Marina Green or Crissy Field areas for a very reasonable price, Marina Inn is it. The Inn is somewhat dated, rooms not too large, and can be noisy on the Lombard Street...

1Thank bookem50
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Location is great and easy to access most things. Hotel is clean and quiet. Breakfast can be skipped but there are terrific cafes nearby. Staff is friendly and meets all basic needs. Bring your own soap and shampoo though.

Thank Corinne T
Spruce Grove, Canada
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The Marina Inn is a lovely spot for a brief stay; the views are very nice and if you want a stay away from the hustle-bustle this is it. If you are without a car, it is quite isolated. The breakfast was fine; the room was clean; an upgrade will be soon needed.

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Staying in Marina District

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Marina District
Beautiful homes, beautiful people, and a beautiful backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge welcome visitors to the Marina. Originally the location for the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 1915 (whose remnants can be seen at the Palace of Fine Arts), much of the land was filled and flattened to accommodate a world’s fair. That ample space has given way to a jogger’s paradise at the northern edge of the city. With the picturesque bay setting as its backdrop, it’s no surprise that the area has hosted numerous movie productions. Daytime activities focus on café culture and boutique shopping, while the evenings turn this neighbourhood into a party-going hotspot.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Marina Inn

Address: 3110 Octavia St, San Francisco, CA 94123-3009
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Marina District
Price Range: €89 - €207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Marina Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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Marina Hotel San Francisco
Marina Inn San Francisco
Marina San Francisco
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“the hotel needs to be refurbished completely, and take cleanliness seriously.”
 of 5 bubbles OlyJones, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Take ear plugs in case your room is on the Lombard Street side”
 of 5 bubbles shelleyj64, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Do not stay on the Lombard Street side of the hotel. You will not sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles jov231, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“great location”
 of 5 bubbles JRiveraGonz, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Away from Lombard st”
 of 5 bubbles 361bryanr, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
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