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    Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    1075 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109-5817
    (415) 636-6732
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    Reviewed 8 May 2013

    The staff was excellent. The location was excellent. The room was twice as large as one we stayed at at union square and $50 less per night. We ran into this hotel because my wIfe was admitted to St. Francis Memorial Hospital while she was...More

    4  Thank BrownsvilleBart
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 8 May 2013

    Thank you for an outstanding review! We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We hope that your wife is healthy, and that you two were comfortable during your visit. We look forward to your return to San Francisco, and the Hotel...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2013

    I have always had a good experience as a business traveler here. The room is clean and there is a parking garage down the street (though you can also valet park). One of my favorite go to Joie de Vivre hotels as it almost always...More

    3  Thank Steve S
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 8 May 2013

    Thank you for a terrific review! We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, and we appreciate your loyalty to Joie de Vivre Hotels! We hope that you'll join us again soon, and we look forward to your return to the Hotel...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2013

    Warm and welcoming hotel. I have stayed at many Joie de Vivre hotels, and each has a lovely charm. This one was themed for international, with maps and notes in the elevator. Amazing staff -- all very helpful, joking, and charming. The room was elegantly...More

    2  Thank maremel
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 8 May 2013

    Thank you for a lovely review! We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We sincerely apologize for any inconveniences you encountered. Our building is old, so some of the modern conveniences we are used to (like lots of electrical outlets) are...More

    Reviewed 6 May 2013

    First vacation to SF, and Hotel Carlton was part of our perfect trip. Staff was A+ welcoming, approachable, helpful and good sense of humor (appreciated). Room was a B though very clean, lobby and staff an A, Saha has wonderful food. Location is great. Will...More

    2  Thank Leaf_in_Boz
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 8 May 2013

    Thank you for a great review! We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We sincerely appreciate your comments and feedback and will certainly share them with the rest of our team! We hope that you'll continue to choose us whenever you...More

    Reviewed 5 May 2013

    Not the place for pretense, but a simple elegant, easy scale older hotel. Where I always stay when there are big academic conference 8 blocks away at the Union Square Hotels. Close enough for an easy walk, far enough that you can escape conferencelandia.More

    5  Thank GreatPlainsObserver
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 8 May 2013

    Thank you for a wonderful review! We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We sincerely appreciate your loyalty! We would love to see you at the Saha Restaurant upon your next visit. Please join us again soon, we look forward to...More

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    • US$133 - US$390 (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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    • Number of rooms
    • 161
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    Response from Ami R | Reviewed this property |
    So we used the bart from Oakland - pretty easy. To get from San Fran it’s also the bart and then a short walk to the hotel. Sorry I can’t be more specific but I’m not a great navigator. I just remember the whole process... More
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    It had a fan in the ceiling but we didn't need it or use it. Room was cool anyway
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    It does not have a gym that I am aware of
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    "Avoid being near fresh water supply on landings (I think ) early morning bottle rattles ! Though i love a lie..."
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    "Just prepare to take ear plugs if you are at the front of the hotel, San Francisco is a lively city..."
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    "We were on the 7th floor and had no problems with the elevators and it was quiet."
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