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Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“union square”(398 reviews)
“wine reception”(107 reviews)
“thin walls”(91 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 27 August 2013

We stayed there last week and the staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The rooms were clean, beds very comfortable and it was in a good location It took us about 10 minutes to walk to Union Square. Its only fault was that our room...More

4  Thank 84Carolyn
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 29 August 2013

Thanks for being a guest of Hotel Carlton and for taking the time to share such kind words of our team and services. It's a pleasure to be able to share our attentive hospitality with first time guests, and we're happy to hear that the...More

Reviewed 23 August 2013

Just a amazing Hotel! One of the most cozy hotels we've ever been to. You can descibe Carlton as a hotel with great service, and perfectly located for a San Fran citytrip. Don't forget to take a glass of wine and listen to Snazz playing...More

2  Thank Koen_Lasschuit
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 24 August 2013

Thanks for being a guest of Hotel Carlton and for taking the time to share such phenomenal praises with us. It's an extreme pleasure to be able to share our world class property and services with you, and we're happy to hear that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 21 August 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed here for two nights (Mon-Wed) for our first time visit to San Fran & we couldn't have been happier with our hotel choice. When we first arrived, we were running late to return our rental car and we were only...More

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4  Thank Danielle T
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 22 August 2013

Thanks for being our guest and for taking the time to share such exceptional words with us. It's a true pleasure to share our facilities and hospitality with first time guests like yourself, and we're thankful to have found a quick fan in you. We'd...More

Reviewed 20 August 2013

Stayed Here in Mar 2011 , lovely hotel beautiful decorated and large rooms , stayed for 4 nights and my only negative was the thin walls , but all in all a lovely hotel, staff were very friendly and made us feel very welcome. fly...More

3  Thank emmyloo87
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 22 August 2013

Thanks for being our guest and for taking the time to praise the exceptional services of our outgoing team. We apologize for any undue volume that results from our historic foundation, and we value your insights regarding this. We will certainly look for ways to...More

Reviewed 18 August 2013

Everything and everyone were welcoming and comfortable. I love that it's pet-friendly. We had a small dog with us and it didn't cost extra to have it around. Price is very reasonable, as well as the price for valet parking. It has all the amenities...More

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6  Thank pren79
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 19 August 2013

Thanks for being a guest of Hotel Carlton and for taking the time to extol the many praises that stand us apart as the region's premier destination. We're so happy to have afforded you with pet-friendly accommodations that made your stay so relaxed and enjoyable,...More

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US$200 - US$453 (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
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$200 - US$453 (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, Suites, Accessible rooms
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jaderhiannonx
3 November 2017|
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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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Lauren Z
19 July 2017|
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Response from thedarchman | Reviewed this property |
It had a fan in the ceiling but we didn't need it or use it. Room was cool anyway
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TravelLynn03
9 June 2017|
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Response from mdvrn77 | Reviewed this property |
It does not have a gym that I am aware of
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"Schlafqualität ist besser, wenn das Hotel nicht voll ausgebucht ist"
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