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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I booked online the day before I was due to traveling. I originallly booked here as the conditions stated that if the hotel was cancelled we would only be charged one nights fee and seemed like the best option as my boyfriend had been sick before hand and I worried over wether to travel for not. Less than an hour...

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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

After travelling the states we decided to make a two night pit stop in San Francisco, after struggling to find accommodation at a reasonable price, we decided to splash out and stay in a hotel in the city. However this was a mistake, we came across the Layne hotel, it was advertised to be in a great location, with comfortable...

1Thank harrison r
Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 3 September 2016

The location is good in one way you walk to union square and many other places. But it's also only one block away from don't go area. The standard is really low but it at least seems fairly clean. It's really old and worn. But staff is friendly.

Thank fopppa
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Located in a super ugly are. We have never ever been in a hotel like this. I have never worried about parking. Therefore, I did not check on the reservation that parking was not included. Parking next door cost $30 a day. As we got in, the staff at the front was very rude, then the elevator is very old...

1Thank Francisco E
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We were booked into the Layne and arrived a day late because we were tired and stayed at Big Sur. Completely unsafe neighbourhood. The place smelled terrible. The clerk on the desk was rude and wouldn't let us check in until 3pm despite us having paid for the day prior. He wouldn't even let us inspect the room. We left...

1Thank Monica B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Don't think I will ever stay at this place again. Torn towels in the bath room. Bad lighting.This place looks ancient in a bad way. Bad elevator. Torn window curtains. The neighborhood doesn't seem safe at night. No air conditioning. Don't go in just because the rental might be lower than most hotels.The price is definitely not worth this place....

1Thank FATB3AR
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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

After our airbnb host ripped us off, we were looking for a CHEAP alternate since the city is so expensive. The staff are really friendly and helpful. They have their rules, none of which we have a problem with, and a steep $250 deposit, but our room is clean. I like old buildings like this and find the various stairways...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I read a few reviews here which contained good and bad reviews. I ended up deciding to stay here because it was cheap and I wanted to spend my money on a day trip instead. First impressions: My taxi ride there was a bit rough. My taxi driver said the hotel was between the nice and crappy (he used another...

2Thank Choco_robba
New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I am writing this because I have found no other recourse. I booked a room to stay the night of May 27th at this hotel through Expedia, with tax came out to be $127. On May 27th, I called the hotel in the afternoon to explain that I would not be checking in until after midnight, and the man who...

4Thank LizzzzzzM
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Nice hotel, near downton, everything was perfect. Every staff member treated us perfect and we had an incredible week in the city thanks to the hotel. I recommend layne hotel for everyone that comes to SF.

Thank Chris M

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  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about Layne Hotel

Address: 545 Jones Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: ₹ 5,107 - ₹ 14,156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Layne Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Don't book here...”
desiree20062000, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on the back side are relly quiet.”
frosa008, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Another hotel!”
fopppa, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“stay away from this hotel”
franciscoe723, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“near downton, free internet, nice place”
D4401PTchrism, 6 May 2016 | Read review
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