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Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed for three nights in total. As a family with two small kids we are delighted with the cozy atmosphere and friendly staff at the hotel. Would definitely book again for our next trip to San Francisco!

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the Carlton Hotel for two nights during our stay in San Francisco and it was great. We arrived early and our bags were looked after by the day staff whilst we explored the city. The hotel staff arranged our big bus tour...More

4  Thank David L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We try to stay in Joie de Vivre hotels in San Francisco/Bay area, as they are always interesting places and reasonably priced. The Carlton Hotel is located on upper Sutter Street, a bit far to walk to Union Square, although can be done. Room well...More

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Response from Wendy p, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded yesterday

Hello Phylliss252, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback during your recent stay. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that our team was able to uphold the Joie de Vivre standards. We hope to see you next...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

I really liked the hotel and the staff was great. The restaurant downstairs, Phlox commons, had really great. food! Hopefully they upgrade the mattress in the room where I stayed in as I did not sleep well

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked our stay based on price and location and received far more than our money's worth for our stay. We had no troubles extending our stay when San Francisco proved too enjoyable to leave early and the staff were always helpful and friendly -...More

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2  Thank mikhaelrakauskas
Response from Wendy p, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded yesterday

Dear mikhaelrakauskas, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback during your recent stay. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed the live music in our lobby as it is one of our favorite perks. All the musicians are San Francisco locals who donate...More

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US$159 - US$438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#51 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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US$159 - US$438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#51 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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3 November 2017|
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Response from Ami R | Reviewed this property |
So we used the bart from Oakland - pretty easy. To get from San Fran it’s also the bart and then a short walk to the hotel. Sorry I can’t be more specific but I’m not a great navigator. I just remember the whole process... More
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Lauren Z
19 July 2017|
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Response from thedarchman | Reviewed this property |
It had a fan in the ceiling but we didn't need it or use it. Room was cool anyway
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9 June 2017|
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Response from mdvrn77 | Reviewed this property |
It does not have a gym that I am aware of
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