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Seal Rock Inn

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Situated next to the quiet, scenic surroundings of Sutro Heights Park and Land's End, we are located away from the noisy downtown traffic and crowds, yet still in the city in a resort-like location. We are just a block up the hill from the historic Cliff House and a few steps further to miles of beach along Ocean Beach. Enjoy a wonderful breakfast or lunch at our own restaurant which serves all day and every day. Our spacious guest rooms, many of which have excellent park and ocean views, provide our guests with many amenities including free high-speed Wi-Fi , cable TVs, dual-line phones with voice mail, free locals calls, in-room iron/ironing boards, and hair dryers. Other hotel amenities incude complimentary but limited covered parking, a private patio with swimming pool, ping pong and badminton. All our guest roomsrooms are non-smoking and some with fireplaces. So if you are ready to try something different in San Francisco then consider us as your home away from home along San Francisco's ocean front.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Hidden Gems - Rules-Based
Great View
Location
Full view
72Somewhat walkable
Grade: 72 out of 100
49Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
12Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First, my wife and I think the Seal Rock Inn is in the best location of any hotel in the SF Bay area - period. It's located right at Land's End and next to the Sutro Baths. It is a block from Ocean Beach and...More

Thank rr1954
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love hotels like this; practical, a little bit of flare, not overpriced, and charming. My husband and I were traveling with my younger brother, and it was a perfect 'somewhat private' separation that the laminate sliding wall provided. The room has everything you need:...More

Thank izuj
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We called in here en route to Lands End. We were welcomed by friendly staff and pleasant surroundings and, more importantly,a busy restaurant. We opted for the corner beef hash and Canadian bacon with eggs. The sourdough toast completed the picture. The food was lovely...More

Thank PandFB
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Great location near the ocean on the west side of the city. We had a queen and two twin daybeds. Hotel is older and could use some updating. The bathroom was very nicely remodeled. When the front windows facing Geary were closed it was very...More

Thank SDAnnie
Reviewed 23 September 2018

When we are in San Francisco we always stay here. Large rooms and glorious views. The resturant on site is super. I always get a crab dish. Well of course when in SF one must have crab. I just love this dish. My boyfriend love...More

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SDAnnie
21 June 2018|
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Response from Barry K | Reviewed this property |
I did not use either of those to stay there, so I suggest you call them and find out.
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festafoundation
26 February 2018|
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Response from Peter202_11 | Reviewed this property |
You perhaps thought that the Seal Rock Inn was a four star hotel. It is not, but it is a superb place to stay at a reasonable price.
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Response from Terry C | Reviewed this property |
It's an unusual elevator. She will probably need someone with her to deal with the doors and to maneuver in and out. I wouldn't rule the place out, just know that it's a little different and not your usual elevator. Good... More
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Room Tips
"We like the top floor for the view."
rr1954
4 weeks ago
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"Ask for an ocean view."
stockfun3
6 Aug 2018
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"Some with ocean view west side"
SamB29
27 Oct 2017
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"1st floor North is great , patio area right outside to relax , parking is ground level , has a small..."
dianab282
14 Oct 2017
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LOCATION
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
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