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Laurel Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here 4 nights after checking numerous places in the more touristic areas. This hotel is located in quite an upmarket residential area, yet they create a cosy and friendly atmosphere. Free pastries for breakfast, cookies around tea time and very courteous staff. Our room was spacious and clean, bathroom was very recently renovated. The rooms with kitchenette are even...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A perfect inn in San Francisco. Attractive building and friendly staff. Great location for getting around on public transportation. In a nice neighborhood with lovely, small restaurants. Pastries and coffee for breakfast and cookies and lemonade in the afternoon a nice touch.

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Laurel Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michael P, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent stay at the Laurel Inn. We are glad you got to take advantage of the local Presidio Heights Area. We are glad you enjoyed the staff and newly renovated rooms. Thank you for you business and we do hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have a home in the are currently rented and need a place to stay in this area and this met our expectations and we were so relieved to not be in a tourist area! AND it was so nice a clean which is essential. The clean marble bath was very nice.

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Laurel Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for taking the time to share you hotel experience on trip advisor. We are so glad you enjoyed the new renovation and the new subway tile bathrooms! Thank you again for your business and we do hope to see you again soon!

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed at Laurel Inn because is is close to where our child & grandchildren live. We were pleasantly surprised by the cleanliness of the room and the spaciousness of the rooms. It is many steps up from other accommodations we have experienced in this part of San Francisco. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We will stay here again.

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Laurel Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you for posting your hotel experience on Trip Advisor and helping us get the good word out. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and I will be sure to pass your comments along to our housekeeping staff. Thank you again for your business.

Penn Valley, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Everything was very nice, except for the safety in the bathtub. There was no grab bar and we have stayed at many hotels and this was the first without safety bar This could prove to be very dangerous for any age group

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Laurel Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Trish C, Thank you for letting us know your concerns about the bathtub. We will look into getting them installed as a capital project expense in 2018. Thank you for your comments and business!

Hilo, Hawaii
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly & helpful staff, updated throughout. A room with a kitchenette was perfect for my sister & I. It provided extra space for comfort & convenience. There was a dressing area w/ an extra mirror. A kitchenette comprised of a microwave, espresso machine, small refrigerator, sink & small dinning table; perfect! Nice neighborhood too. A Very Pleasant place to stay....

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Laurel Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Irisya2016, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Laurel Inn. We are glad you enjoyed our recently renovated room with kitchenette and that the staff provided memorable service. Thank you again for the good word and we do hope to see you again soon!

los angeles, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very pleased with the warm and friendly staff. The room was very clean and comfortable. The location was close to a the center of the city and yet was very quiet. We enjoyed the stay very much and would go back again.

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Santa Monica, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stated I felt we should have had a coffee machine in our room..it would have made it much easier then having to go downstairs every morning to get some and carefully bringing it upstairs to the room...other then that the whole stay and the room were excellent and the staff was helpful and nice..

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Laurel Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Anthony, Thank you for the comments about the lack of coffee machine in each room. We do offer a Illy Espresso machine with espresso in each room with a kitchen. (We have 18 of them). I am sorry for the inconvenience. I am glad that you enjoyed the staff and your stay. The newly renovated rooms and lobby have...

Glendale, Arizona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful boutique hotel that is dog friendly. The staff was wonderful and so helpful when we were checking in. They were very knowledgeable about the area and made great recommendations of things to do that were dog friendly and great places to eat. We will stay there again on our next trip to San Francisco.

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Palo Cedro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous location, in that neighborhood was safe and convenient to many attractions. I was there to assist family member in the hospital down the street. Relatively flat walk in the direction I needed to go. Front desk staff was helpful, once they looked up from their computer after I stood there awhile. Rooms were very clean, stylish, comfortable. I had...

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Like the charming neighborhood that surrounds it, the Laurel Inn is noted for its warm sense of hospitality. Built in 1963, this newly renovated hotel represents a contemporary take on Mid-Century style to create a sophisticated and comfortable interior drenched in rich colors, relaxed textures, and ingenious details. Each spacious guestroom is designed in the style of a studio apartment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Laurel Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel

Address: 444 Presidio Ave, San Francisco, CA 94115-2004
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: ₹ 13,058 - ₹ 27,981 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Laurel Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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“Facing downtown”
GPSMike, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go elsewhere.”
  • Shrink wrap on building. Probably gone by now.
  • Newly redecorated room.
marciaw475, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Wait until renovation is complete!”
RogerC266, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the third floor are quieter.”
63heman, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Can be quite noisy if you face the road”
Im_a_travlin_fool, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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