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    Civic Center Inn

    790 Ellis St, San Francisco, CA 94109-7909
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$ 218
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          • Excellent0%
          • Very good6%
          • Average14%
          • Poor17%
          • Terrible63%
          1 week ago
          “Absolutely disgusting! DO NOT STAY HERE IF YOU ARE NICE”
          2 weeks ago
          “Questionable Area, But Cheap”
          Free Internet
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          11 - 15 of 169 reviews

          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...More

          Thank EdwinAlers
          Reviewed 28 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...More

          Thank SwanMotoneer_AB
          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...More

          1  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...More

          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...More

          1  Thank Kikadez
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          • US$ 103 - US$ 212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Lonnie W
          Have you had any cyber or VR stalking or identity theft issues since your stay at the civic center inn? If so, please let me know, I smell a camera and audio rat.. I have been cyber stalked, had my phone data taken by malware or Bluetooth jacking no less than 5 times (it is so bad that I do not even own a phone anymore, they have entered my residence, lied to the authorities about me and my neighbors and I have a pretty decent idea it has something to do with Community Gang Stalking; Google it...its all there in big loud words what is happening. And if so, feel free to give your feedback on their blog which is attached to the page. I understand there are already laws in place in a lot of Europe for this very thing, but nothing here in the states except a few states that have existing legislation or are contemplating it..I appreciate your help in this matter as i just spent the last 5 days in jail because of some things they were compelled to fabricate and tell the authorities. This 5 days also included a very brutal beating from the guards in jail. They also had me evicted from my residence by stealing my pin and accounts numbers from my residence and wiring out just enough money so I could not pay my rent ... so that is where the winning on their part should end..Thanks again and any input would be valuable .
          5 May 2016|
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          Response from Green W | Reviewed this property |
          I've had no problems like that. I do use a VPN and security software.
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          joereyn
          Unfortunately, the concert for which I reserved the night of April 19 has been canceled; and I am hoping, since I am a regular at the CCI, that you will allow me to cancel the reservation. Alternately, I might switch to a night or 2 in June. Thank you for your attention to this matter........................Joel Reynolds
          17 April 2015|
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          Response from Imurshen | Reviewed this property |
          Hi Joel, Just in case you haven't already figured this out - you've posted your question to the hotel on an unrelated travel site, not the Hotel's site. I hope you got them to change your reservation - because I see your... More
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          "If you're given the option, select a 3rd floor room."
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          "Higher floors and back of the building are calmer and quieter."
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          "avoid room close to the exit to avoid noise from people going in and out"
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