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Redwood Inn
Ranked #139 of 227 Hotels in San Francisco
Stuttgart
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17 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“nice”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2012

Free parking, WiFi, nice staff, good location. We stayed there three nights in march. The room was a little bit smelly, there was a whole kitschen in the room, but we didn't use it, didn't seem really clean to me. The refrigerator was very loud so I unplugged it during our stay. The location ist nice, easy walk to fisherman warf - there is also a bus stop around the corner. No booking over the internet was a little bit strange first, since I didn't get an answer of me e-mail request, i phoned to book the room.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank Maya_on_tour
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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English first
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2012

Stayed here last weekend and it was a pretty clean and good hotel. Only thing they don't mention until you get there is about the $50 dollar deposit. But other than that the hotel is a pretty good deal compared to the other hotels in San Fran. We walked around everywhere, Chinatown is pretty close by as well. I recommend :)

  • Stayed March 2012
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Supervetty
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michigan
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35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2012

Wow, the staff was great, and this place gets a 4/5 rating from me just because it had NO BEDBUGS! :D Also, there is an exhaust fan in the bathroom, which is completely necessary in my opinion, when you are sharing a small room with other people. The beds are a bit hard, and the rooms are a little dated, but they make up for it in cleanliness and friendliness. In-room coffee, refrigerators, too, good location, yummy doughnuts in the morning and free parking! Really, what more could you need? We asked for an upper level room, away from the street, and we got it. We set up our reservation the old-fashioned way, via telephone, with confirmations on email. No problems whatsoever.

Room Tip: go for an upper room, near the back, to have less street noise.
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  • Stayed March 2012, travelled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank kady_elle
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Seattle, Washington
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33 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2012

Can't beat the price for this location. The room are a bit dated, but otherwise fine. Free parking and wireless Internet. The staff was very helpful, too.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank ejain
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USA
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64 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2012

Me and my husband stayed here for 3 nights. The location is good although we took a car to see most of the places in SF anyways.
The room was just ok, old furniture and bad smell when we walked in. We kept the window open all the time to get some fresh air.
They serve doughnuts for breakfast but honestly skip it and go to some other place for breakfast. SF has awesome food, try it.
The hotel was really nothing special, it is more like a motel or even a hostel. It is definitely for people who are in SF because they want to tour the city and don't care so much about place to stay.
One night there were drunk people outside and we could not sleep, they were so loud. But I guess it can happen anywhere.
The price is very good. We got $80/night and we spend extra money that we saved by not picking more expensive place on great food. Do the same, it is wort it!

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank Morning_blossom
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Additional Information about Redwood Inn

Property: Redwood Inn
Address: 1530 Lombard Street, San Francisco, CA 94123
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Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Marina District
Amenities:
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Hotel Style:
#14 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco
Price range (per night): ₹ 8,170 - ₹ 12,418
Hotel Class:2 star — Redwood Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 33
Also Known As:
Redwood Hotel San Francisco
Redwood San Francisco

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