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    Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    1075 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109-5817
    (415) 636-6732
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    • Average12%
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    Reviewed 9 November 2012

    This is the second time I have stayed here and I still think it is a good choice. The rooms are pretty spacious (in fact I had a walk in closet which was almost bigger than the next hotel room I stayed in - although...More

    2  Thank Nathalieemma
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 14 November 2012

    Thank you for taking the time to review us! We sincerely apologize for any inconveniences you experienced in your room. We are looking into the issues with your bathtub and lightbulb, and thank you for bringing this to our attention. We hope that you'll join...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2012

    Very nice hotel! Good value! Maybe a bit far from restaurant areas and the sea. The staff were very helpful and the rooms were clean and big.!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Go to canteen restaurant near by, good food! And fly next door!

    1  Thank cmlindblad
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 14 November 2012

    Thank you for a great review! We apologize if you thought our location was inconvenient. We are within walking distance of so many things! We look forward to your return, and hope that you'll try out our Saha Restaurant. Please come back soon!

    Reviewed 5 November 2012

    I booked two nights at Hotel Carlton last minute after my trip to NYC was cancelled (thank you Hurricane Sandy,) With the stress of changing all my plans, my friend and I just booked the cheapest hotel we saw near the city center. Upon out...More

    5  Thank tory b
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 14 November 2012

    Thank you for a terrific review! We are pleased to hear that your last minute plans to visit us became wonderful. We hope that upon your return we can be your first choice of hotel in San Francisco. We look forward to seeing you again...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2012

    Fab hotel, fab location and exceptionally lovely, helpful staff. Clean, pleasant rooms, free wine every night and music in the lobby between 5 and 6. A really quirky place with a nice vibe. Super fun and about 10 minutes from Union Square (at least when...More

    3  Thank James N
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 14 November 2012

    Thank you for a fabulous review! We appreciate the time you took to provide your comments and feedback. Gio will certainly be recognized for creating a lasting impression on you. We hope that you'll join us again for our nightly wine reception, and we look...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2012

    Room was reasonably spacious for one person, extremely comfortable, clean, and nicely decorated. Hotel was undegoing some renoovations in the hall ways but no disruption at night> View out the window was a fire escape and building next door -- but for a booking.com last...More

    1  Thank APM48
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 14 November 2012

    Thank you for taking the time to review us! We appreciate your comments and feedback, and hope to earn a full 5 stars from you upon your return. We apologize if the view from your room was not ideal; however we feel it is part...More

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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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    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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    It does not have a gym that I am aware of
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    "We were on the 7th floor and had no problems with the elevators and it was quiet."
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