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    Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    1075 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109-5817
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    • Excellent43%
    • Very good40%
    • Average13%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “free wine” (139 reviews)
    “union square” (392 reviews)
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    Reviewed 17 September 2012

    After experiencing other Joie de Vivre hotels I expected this one would be as fresh and welcoming as the others. Unfortunately, this was not the case. Though the staff was warm and welcoming, the rooms were really rundown. As many others had posted, the soundproofing...More

    2  Thank madoctex
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 24 September 2012

    Thank you for reviewing us. We apologize if we did not live up to your expectations. Many hotels in San Francisco are very old, and we are one of them so we apologize if the rooms were not up to par. We are currently in...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2012

    Hotel is fine, unfortunately there was a large amount of construction work in the neighbourhood during our stay. Parking was across the street and reasonable for a city centre. the bar next door is excellent. You are only a few blocks away from the shabiness...More

    Thank MattMagill
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 24 September 2012

    Thank you for your review! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Carlton and San Francisco. We hope that you'll join us again soon for some more wine and another great adventure. We look forward to seeing you soon!

    Reviewed 16 September 2012

    I have mixed feelings about Hotel Carlton. Firstly the location is okay and a few blocks walk into Union Square, through blocks that aren't the safest. The check in process was fine and the very helpful team put our bags in storage until check in....More

    1  Thank ZaniCarter
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 17 September 2012

    Thank you for your review! We apologize if we were unable to live up to all of your expectations. We hope that you'll join us again soon, so we may make it up to you. We understand that city noise if hard to ignore if...More

    Reviewed 14 September 2012

    Such a charming hotel to stay. The views of the city are amazing and the rooms are tastefully decorated and like a home away from home. Every day at 5.30 there is wine time in the lobby. What a wonderful tradition and it was great...More

    1  Thank Karren F
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 17 September 2012

    Thank you for a terrific review! We are so pleased that you and your spouse enjoyed your stay. We hope that you will return again, and we look forward to seeing you!

    Reviewed 11 September 2012

    My family and I traveled to San Francisco to sightsee and also to escape Hurricane Issac that was hitting our home in Louisiana. We were greeted the moment we arrived by an upbeat staff with a great sense of humor. Everyone from the front desk...More

    1  Thank Kris C
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 14 September 2012

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$163 - US$588 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
    • #36 Family Hotel in San Francisco
    • #41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
    • #51 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 161
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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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    TravelLynn03
    9 June 2017|
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    Response from Javier M | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry to answer you late, I don't check this that much. I don't think the hotel has a gym.
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    "Probably better on a higher level floor like 6 or 7."
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    "Ask for higher floors, for better views"
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    "Rooms at the rear of this Hotel are quieter."
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    "The higher the level the quieter - but the longer the wait"
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