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Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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Reviewed 3 December 2013

Very nice hotel with modern rooms. The hotel is ideally located in the center of SF & it's easy to reach the principal attractions, transit, shops, etc.. And free testing of Californian wines every day @ 5pm! Very helpful staff as well. I stay 7...More

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Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 4 December 2013

We're so happy to have been able to host your visit to San Francisco, and we're exceedingly proud to hear that the hospitality of our team and offerings of our site lent to your favorable experience. We'd love to share even more of our hotel,...More

Reviewed 2 December 2013

Free wifi, decent location.Free wine reception b/w 5:30-6:00PM Nice unique decor reminds me of Southeast Asia. If you took the BART to Civic Center, don't walk to hotel. Cab it. You really do not want to walk through Tenderloin area - especially at night.More

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Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 3 December 2013

Thanks so much for being a guest of our Hotel Carlton and for taking the time to reach out with such a thoughtful review of your visit. We're always so happy to introduce guests to our unparalleled hospitality and unrivaled amenities--including the always popular wine...More

Reviewed 1 December 2013

My wife and I spent a few days at the Hotel Carlton in late November on our way back to the UK.When thinking about where to stop over on our way from New Zealand there was only one choice of city, San Francisco. and only...More

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Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 3 December 2013

Thanks so much for being a loyal guest of our Hotel Carlton and for taking the time to share your continued experiences with us. It's an immense pleasure to grow alongside our guests, and we're thrilled to hear that you've continued to enjoy our evolution...More

Reviewed 26 November 2013

The decor and atmosphere is eclectic, comfortable and inviting. The room was bright, new and impeccably clean. The staff went above and beyond to assist with my business needs. I actually looked forward with staff interactions, which made my two week stay more pleasant. The...More

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Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 29 November 2013

Thanks for being our guest and for taking the time to review your stay with such accolades. It's an absolute pleasure to be able to share the many inviting comforts of our property with you, and we're glad to hear that our team and offerings...More

Reviewed 26 November 2013

I was staying in king room on 7th floor on november 11 - 16. The room has two windows both facing a busy street, the windows are not soundproof and there's a construction site next to the hotel. The noise does come through. That was...More

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Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 29 November 2013

We're so glad to have been able to host your San Francisco visit, and we thank you for lending such thoughtful words of your stay. We certainly appreciate your feedback regarding the presence of outside noise, and we do hope that this construction will be...More

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US$185 - US$539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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US$185 - US$539 (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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10 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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