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Washington Square Inn

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
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Elverson, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This B&B fell short of our expectations based upon its inclusion in Select Registry - Exceptional B&B's, Innns, and Hotels. Nothing about this Inn would have qualified it as exceptional. It really was not even marginal. We had booked 2 nights. We were so disappointed we chose to move on for our second night even though our payment was non-refundable....

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay. The location is great. Complimentary 'happy hour', very enjoyable, great breakfast. Little things make the difference, full length mirrors, special make up towels and ear plugs! Beautiful bedroom furniture. Would stay again.

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1Thank MCPMJM
San Diego
Reviewed 9 June 2016

This was a last-minute reservation, at a time where there were no places to stay closer to Union Square. But what a great surprise! The staff were friendly, the room was spacious and very clean, and it was the best WiFi I've had in a hotel, unexpected in an old Victorian. Really, really a nice place, with great proximity to...

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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Unique B&B, great location especially for public transportation and sightseeing, some street noise but hardly bothersome, great breakfast and hors devour. Short walk to Coit Tower and many restaurants.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 27 May 2016

I love this hotel! We always stay there when we are in San Francisco because of the staff, the breakfasts, and the location. The rooms are luxurious, although some are small, but every room we have tried is quiet and comfortable. We sent our son there for his honeymoon. Wonderful!

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Thank SteveandMolly
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Loved the location, between Fishermans Wharf and Chinatown. Just across the street from Mama's restaurant which is fabulous. Very accommodating staff and nice breakfast. Room #9 was on the small side but classy and clean. No air conditioning in hotel so slept with windows open to the noisy street.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 30 April 2016

The hotel itself is very nice and the room was very nice, but THAT IS IT. If you are looking for ANY amenities or service, this is not the place. There are no elevators, no bell service, no valet service, no "do not disturb" sign for the door ( the maid came in while I was sleeping), no parking, no...

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2Thank Sally C
Reviewed 21 April 2016

First understand that yes the area has street noise so expect that before booking. My wife and I stayed for 4 nights in April and kept the windows open and still slept well even after hearing ambulance and Street cleaning trucks each night. The location in 10-15 minutes from all the attractions. The rooms are small as expected so do...

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Nebraska
Reviewed 16 April 2016

I stayed here recently with my spouse for one night. The location is fantastic and right on the edge of Little Italy. It was fun to walk and try Cannoli's and slices of pizza at some of the area eateries. You are just 2 blocks from the Trollies and there are many bus lines that stop at Washington Square. The...

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Langley, Canada
Reviewed 4 April 2016

A boutique hotel located in Washington Square close to several excellent restaurants, and public transit to everywhere else. Value priced at about half of typical SF hotel rates. Afternoon wine and cheese to relax or meet other guest was very nice. We arrived a day before our 17 day cruise and add on extra days ~ so had packed accordingly....

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North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian ristorante come together to create the charming neighbourhood of North Beach, once the stomping grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in the city exude as much European charm and style. Peruse a bookstore for the literature of Kerouac, Ferlinghetti and Ginsberg, grab some gelato and head to Washington Square for a perfect afternoon of people watching. Just east of North Beach, the hills and staircases of Telegraph Hill are a unique delight. At its peak, the art deco Coit Tower provides sweeping panoramic views of the bay and city. The beautifully landscaped Filbert Street Steps, a street too steep for a roadway, rewards those willing to hike uphill. Keep your ears open and you might even hear the squawk of the wild parrots who call this neighbourhood home.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Washington Square Inn, a San Francisco bed and breakfast Inn in the city’s legendary North Beach neighborhood, welcomes its guests with all the charm and comfort of a small European hotel. Whether traveling to California for business or recreation, amenities offered with your stay at Washington Square Inn include free wireless Internet access, complimentary breakfast, afternoon tea, evening hors d’oeuvres and wine, and full office services in the lobby. Rooms feature European antiques, cable TV, soft robes and private baths. Some rooms have sitting areas in bay windows, while others offer a cozy atmosphere with private fireplaces. Ideally situated in the very heart of the vibrant North Beach neighborhood, our historic hotel boasts beautiful views of Coit Tower, Russian Hill, Washington Square Park and the Cathedral of Saint Peter and Paul. Washington Square Inn is one of the best San Francisco hotel deals available, offering exemplary bed and breakfast lodging and service at rates ranging from $179 – $329 per night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Washington Square Inn

Address: 1660 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94133-3316
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
Price Range: $344 - $555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Washington Square Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Room number one is large with a walk in shower.”
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“Ask for a room with bathroom en-suite”
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“Avoid room 3. Really close to the stairs and we could hear everything from the lobby.”
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“For a good night's sleep, choose an interior room.”
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“Stay on the Filbert street side”
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