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The Wharf Inn

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The Wharf Inn is an independent 51 room hotel with 50 guest rooms and 1 Penthouse Suite built in 1959 located in the heart of Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco's most tourist-friendly neighborhood. We are steps away from Pier 39, cable car terminals and Alcatraz boats. Walk to world-famous restaurants, browse through colorful shops at historic Ghirardelli Square and the Cannery, ride cable cars and street cars to North Beach, Chinatown, and the Union Square shopping district.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
131Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
43Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner. Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth after a day at Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge. Don't forget to say hello to the adorable sea lions that make this neighbourhood a true San Francisco treat.
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On arrival was allocated a room which hadn’t been fully serviced and had to change rooms . Shower was very difficult to operate and room not serviced during our stay. Furnishings very jaded. Hotel needs refurbishing.
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We only had a couple of days in SF so wanted to stay close to the Pier. This is a great spot only one block from Pier 41. Walk to all the attractions and restaurants. The hotel staff was exceptional, the rooms were comfortable. We were concerned there was no air conditioning
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Since I'm from California i thought i knew what to expect. This place surprised me. Reasonably priced room and a great location especially for parents of younger children. Not to mention the covered enclosed parking that lets you enjoy your time without worrying if your vehicle
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We stayed at the Wharf in January 2019 three days before our cruise. The location is perfect for exploring! The room was clean and the bed was very comfortable. We did ask for a room in the back due to reviews we had read about noise and we slept great every night. On our
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This place is located right near the Wharf....within walking distance to restaurants, tour boats, Pier 39, etc. The rooms are clean, the price was very reasonable for its location. What struck me the most was the friendly and helpful staff....can't have been any better! We
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I don’t know, but if you can book on the next block where there are several hotels for a little more, I would do it. Lots of street people screaming all night....needs a facelift....rude people... we wouldn’t ever stay there again
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Yes, we will have parking available for you. Parking charge is $35.
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We are happy to hold your bags! We will tag them for you and keep them in locked storage until you pick them up- free of charge!
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Hi Melodie! Parking was free but, is now a $35.00 a night charge. I apologize for the confusion, but I hope this information cleared some things up! Lisa Davis Sales Manager
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There is enough room to sit out there. There is a smaller balcony off the dining area...not sure if there was seating already out there, but you could definitely bring chairs out. The other balcony was off the living room and was larger, and there is a table and chairs out there. As a side note, you can hear the seals barking from out there...very cool!
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"You can ask for a Bay view, it might cost a little extra"
"Book somewhere else"
"Try to ask for a room away from the street."
"If you're a light sleeper maybe ask for a room furthest away from the street."
"Make sure you Request “Wash New Sheets!”"
US$ 173 - US$ 438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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