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Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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Reviewed 23 June 2013

Informal, eclectic and quirky by design. Room has a cottage feel. Comfortable and supportive king size bed. At the fifth floor, it was wonderfully quiet at night with the windows open for the cool breeze. I slept well. The staff is very personable and friendly,...More

3  Thank zenff
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 25 June 2013

Thanks for visiting and for taking the opportunity to share your stay with us. I'm so glad to hear that our central location and helpful staff were able to lend themselves to your San Francisco stay, and we eagerly anticipate your return to the area....More

Reviewed 22 June 2013

What a wonderful experience! We landed in San Francisco early on a Sunday, and from the moment we walked into the Hotel Carlton our action was great. Giovanni upgraded our room the moment he found out it was our 15 year anniversary, and every single...More

3  Thank Michelle R
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 23 June 2013

Thanks so much for choosing the Hotel Carlton for your special occasion, Michelle, and happy anniversary to you and your husband!. We're so glad to have been a part of your celebration, and I'm thrilled that our staff was able to lend themselves to an...More

Reviewed 21 June 2013

I arrived here with my friend for a short vacation, we decided to spend the extra buck for Hotel Carlton because we figure it would be worth it, and it was. Pros: +Friendly staff. Specifically Emelie who upgraded our room at no cost because we...More

3  Thank Laylav L
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 22 June 2013

Thanks so much for visiting the Hotel Carlton and for taking the time to share your experience with us. We're exceedingly proud of our friendly and knowledgable team, and I'm so glad to hear that Heather and Emelie were able to be so helpful during...More

Reviewed 21 June 2013

The hotel is being remodeled-we stayed in one of the newly finished rooms. Clean, comfortable and fun Marrakesh theme. Staff is very friendly and professional. Happy hour with complimentary wine was popular! Hotel restaurant had unusual and tasty breakfast menu. Close to cable car line....More

2  Thank connieHL
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 22 June 2013

Thanks so much for visiting and for taking the time to share your experience with us, Connie. I'm so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit and that our outgoing staff was able to make your stay an even more pleasurable one. As our...More

Reviewed 19 June 2013

We have had a most comfortable stay. A wonderful friendly welcome to this historic hotel, with spotless spacious bedrooms, and a generous daily 'happy hour' where all guests mixed and mingled. The breakfast staff accommodated dietary requests cheerfully, and we would be very happy to...More

1  Thank Jan W
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 19 June 2013

Thanks so much for visiting the Hotel Carlton and for taking the time to share your experience with us. I'm so glad to hear that our inviting staff and warm environment was able to provide you with a sense of home while with us. Please...More

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Business Centre with Internet Access
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US$135 - US$389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#51 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$135 - US$389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#51 Business Hotel in San Francisco
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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