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Melbourne
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 3 December 2012 via mobile

Castro Suites is the perfect base for a visit to San Francisco and especially the Castro area. The suites are both furnished with every necessity, including the best-equipped kitchens I have ever encountered in any vacation accommodation. The location is quiet, but it is only a short walk to the restaurants in the Castro or to the grocery store and... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2011

The suite is located in a calm and friendly neighborhood. It's very colorful and nicely furnished (no victorian style!) and if you wanted to cook yourself, you'll probably have everything you need. There's a small speaker system for your iDevice (iPhone/iPod) in the living room and a small TV in the bedroom. The bathroom was quite big, but there were... More 

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Ossining, New York
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Reviewed 24 March 2011

When one is traveling, and far from home, there is nothing more welcoming than a beautiful apartment to re-energize. Castro Suites is an oasis at the heart of one of the world's most beautiful cities. Centrally located, the appointments of the apartments are both comfortable and exciting. In our travels we have not seen or had a more complete kitchen....ideal... More 

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1 Thank ELAINEBEE
London, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed 23 February 2011

Such a fantastic place to stay. We all loved the accomodation and couldn't have been more comfortable. In my opinion it's a perfect location too, near to all the fun of the Castro but nice and quiet at night. it's worth visiting for the spectaculr garden alone!

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New York, NY
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33 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2010

I spent an absolutely delightful two nights at Castro Suites in the beginning of October, making a weekend stop in SF after a conference in Vegas. While Sam and Joel were themselves on holiday, I did not meet them; however, our pre-visit communications resulted in my feeling I have! The upstairs quarters are a lovely 1 BR apartment with the... More 

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Australia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2010

My family of 6 have just returned home to Australia from 21/2 weeks in the US and our first 4 days were spent in San Francisco at the Castro Suites. Over the course of the holiday I continued to ask my family to rate their top 5 experiences and the Castro suites with the amazing and generous Joel and Sam... More 

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Melbourne
2 reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2010

My partner and I stayed at Castro Suites last month and couldn’t have been happier. The owners Joel and Sam are very nice guys and went out of their way to be great hosts. We felt both welcomed and at home from the moment we arrived. We stayed for about a week in the upper apartment which was fantastic, it... More 

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Sarasota, Florida, USA
1 review
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Reviewed 17 August 2010

My life partner and I stayed here for about 4 days. The location is amazing, on a very quiet street near the heart of the Castro and within minutes from public transportation. Joel and Sam are wonderful, friendly hosts and have prepared the suites for a beautiful, artful and comfortable stay. They had great recommendations for dining and places to... More 

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Southampton, England
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2010

Delighted with our recent 2 night stay. The suites are really nicely furnished and very comfortable. Easily the best accomodation we had on our 3 week road US road trip. Hosts Joel & Sam very welcoming; naturals at hospitality. Highly recommended, especially if you want a place that's smart, comfortable, but not a tedious, formula hotel.

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1 Thank Fandango'ne
London
1 review
Reviewed 27 March 2010

Joel and Sam are legendary hosts. Amazing Victorian property, clean and stylish, beautiful art with stunning gardens. Great value too. Location is perfect for the Castro, transport nearby takes you everywhere else. It's that personal touch that makes Castro Suites stand out. We are about to book again!

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Staying in The Castro

Neighbourhood Profile
The Castro
A flourishing commercial area that acts as San Francisco's LGBT community center and cultural heart, the Castro is a neighbourhood welcome to everyone. As one of the first predominantly LGBT neighbourhoods in the United States and currently its largest, it remains one of the epicenters of activism in the nation. Grand theatres and glitzy shops now compete with bars and fashionable eateries for attention, drawing visitors from around the world to the bright rainbow flag acting as its beacon.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer two completely furnished one-bedroom apartments, each with a living room, a dining area, a well-equipped full kitchen, a full bathroom, and a laundry. Each can accommodate up to four guests. Upstairs has a deck with a view to downtown; the lower unit opens out to our garden. While housed in a restored 1890 Victorian home, the place is blissfully antique-free! (Apart from the owners! No smoking indoors, no pets, please. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castro Suites

Address: 927 14th St, San Francisco, CA 94114-1220
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > The Castro
Price Range: ₹ 13,679 - ₹ 15,047 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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