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Reviewed 20 October 2008

I visited San Francisco with my daughter and because we were price shopping for hotels I knew that I would get what I paid for. The hotel was in a good area not far from Union Square and shopping at Market Street. The hotel itself has been renovated and was very clean. It still uses the 'old fashioned' elevators which...

Thank CaliforniaFamily6
San Diego
Reviewed 9 October 2008

The hotel owners required my guests to leave driver's licenses at the front desk to come up to room and watch baseball game. Needless to say they were quite insulted and put off. Additionally, they called the room and informed us that I could not have guests in my room past 9pm. The staff called continually throughout the evening to...

Thank peev11
Reviewed 7 October 2008

Terrible experience, arrived at 1:30, smelly and musty reception area, the man at the desk started to process our details and then said the room would be ready between 3 and 4 o clock, went for a walk and then arrived back at 3:45. Other people starting to arrive back for get key cards to rooms but they still were...

Thank Chilled_traveller10
Reviewed 5 October 2008

Definetely too expencive! Just because there was no free room with bathroom we took room without one. Room was very old and not very clean. There was no aircondition and sink in room was dirty. Sheared bathroom? - no comment - betterstay dirty all week. The worst was fact that if you want to change something with your booking they...

Thank Vilczaq-s
Reviewed 29 September 2008

We stayed at the hotel with a crew of 4 people. Overall the hotel is a nice place and has clean rooms. In addition, it is located in a good area close to Union square, right where we wanted to stay. However, for what you get in return the hotel is absolutely not worth the money we spent for those...

2Thank Seb2215
Reviewed 20 September 2008

I just returned from my trip to San Francisco. My experience at Layne Hotel was excellent. Thumbs up! The personel is friendly, very helpful. If you arrive early for check-in or if you check-out and your flight is only in 6 hours, you can leave your luggages safely. They take good care of their customer. My room was clean, big...

1Thank LarryMontreal
Reviewed 7 September 2008

this is a friendly, clean and charming place to stay. It's rather simple, don't expect fancy extra's. The people working there are willing to help you and explain you where you need to go. It's on the edge of a not so good area, if you keep in mind where to go, it's no problem at all and close to...

1Thank mikkiAmsterdam
Norfolk, VA
Reviewed 17 August 2008

I came to SF for business and had to select a reasonably priced hotel. I was pleasantly surprised by the Hotel Layne. It is family-run and they make you feel welcome. The rooms have basic amenities such as an ironing board and blow dryer but are not fancy. The bathroom was spotless. Neighborhood borders on the Tenderloin and the streets...

Thank MaritimerNorfolk_VA
Reviewed 13 August 2008

The Layne hotel is in a brilliant location, 2 blocks from Union Sqare. I stayed there with 3 of my friends. As we are students, it was more expensive than a hostel,but it was worth it as the rooms were really clean, tv with good channels, nice bathroom. The hotel is ran by an Indian family who are all really...

Thank sazgoodwin
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 11 August 2008

This is a wonderful hotel, old school architecture all newly renovated and very clean. The room was modern and very comfortable. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly, especially Raj. Perfect location for exploring San Francisco. I would highly recommend this hotel for an enjoyable stay in that magical city.

Thank dtman

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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Layne Hotel

Address: 545 Jones Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $102 - $292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Layne Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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“The rooms on the back side are relly quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles frosa008, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Another hotel!”
 of 5 bubbles fopppa, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“stay away from this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles franciscoe723, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“near downton, free internet, nice place”
 of 5 bubbles D4401PTchrism, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Choose the king room”
 of 5 bubbles 507gigib, 18 Nov 2015 | Read review
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