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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I've stayed here many times over the years and understand that the motel is in the tenderloin district of San Francisco. There are homeless wandering around at all hours, no help for that, there are prostitutes and people with drug issues wandering around. That being said, this is San Francisco, it's a big city, you have to expect that if...

Thank Stormy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 54 dollar. We had enough car space. It's walking distance from restaurants. The wifi and tv are not very good and don't go to the subway. It's terrible service. The thai on the left from the subway is amazing for low prices.

1Thank Denise L
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

DON'T STAY IN THIS HOTEL!!!!! The management and employees are thieves!!! They came into my room while I was inside asleep and stole my wallet and laptop and cellphone and then lied about it!!! I'm surprised they didn't kill me. Do Not Stay Here! Down the street and around the corner is Motel 6 on Geary. It may be in...

Thank camtnbikeguy
Mountain View, California
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is a good for people that need a place just to clash at night and change close and take a shower. It not a 4 start hotel, so if you want swimming pool, high class restaurant, big room, room with no noise, etc.. This is not for you. My room, bed (no cigarette burn sheet or broke), floor and...

Thank EdwinAlers
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I always get reservation in this hotel.but I don't come because looks like cheap.but one time my friend Ronald Malig check in .i went there I was surprised it has private bath flat screen tv internet clean inside King bed phone inside the room .and it's cheap affordable price.staffs manager very considerable .once a week I just came to pay...

Thank Renato D
Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

It's no option to get it "0" star. This hotel are very very very bad hotel ever. The room very very very nausea and dirty. The bathroom you can smell something like the Smoke from the inside room. Very stinky. The Front Desk people not nice and unfriendly. I'm very upset for what I'm go through. If you have options...

Thank SwanMotoneer_AB
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 24 October 2016

first the desk lady was rude ! when we finally got our room stunk so bad hole in bathroom door bed i swear had bed bugs smoke detector was broke two small wet yes wet towels carpet was disguisting! no iron no where to hang your cloths up .no alarm clock . no coffee. no nothing .at night the crack...

Thank mmaldo65
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The room had no wardrobe, so I was living out of my suitcase for 4 nights, where I hardly got any sleep due to the homeless making a lot of noise at all hours. I checked out 2 nights early, as they were charging more than Hotel Nikko after the Dreamforce conference finished. No blinds on the windows, with rip...

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Oh my goodness. We picked this place for the price as it came out cheapest in San Francisco the night we needed. Don't get me wrong the staff were lovely and friendly but it was an absolute dive. On Ellis Street which is full of the 'walking dead' aka the homeless and crack heads. Word of warning - don't walk...

1Thank Kikadez
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This place was disguisting! The first thing that welcomed me when I opened the room was a RAT! The room was dirty and stank. I don't recommend this place to anyone. The neighbourhood is also really scary. A lot of homeless people on streets and a lot of trashes!

2Thank Aleksander S

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Additional Information about Civic Center Inn

Address: 790 Ellis St., San Francisco, CA 94109
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: €74 - €173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Civic Center Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Civic Hotel San Francisco
Civic Center Hotel
Civic Center Motel
Travelodge San Francisco
Travel Lodge San Francisco
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“avoid room close to the exit to avoid noise from people going in and out”
  • bed ion my room
 of 5 bubbles EdwinAlers, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid this area.”
 of 5 bubbles davesY9654KM, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Just don't go!”
 of 5 bubbles 966mariannab, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“not any rooms are better than the other”
 of 5 bubbles rhondajusten, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you want ta good room don't book this place”
 of 5 bubbles franciscom633, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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