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Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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Reviewed 26 January 2013 via mobile

Yes, another stay at the fabulous Hotel Carlton can be added to my review list. I know I have reviewed this hotel before, but the staff and accommodations never cease to AMAZE me! Each time I return, it feels as if I am coming home...More

6  Thank mykidsmylyfe
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 31 January 2013

Thank you for your review, and continued loyalty. We are sincerely pleased to hear how much you enjoy staying at the Hotel Carlton time, and time again. We hope that you'll continue to choose us as your home-away-from-home when visiting our city! We look forward...More

Reviewed 26 January 2013

Stayed two nights and loved this place. Awesome time at the wine mixer that's held each night. Would absolutely recommend! As soon as we arrived I felt extremely welcome and the guys at the desk were great.

4  Thank Svenfjord
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 31 January 2013

Thank you for a terrific review! We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. Please try the Saha Restaurant upon your next visit; it is just delicious! We hope that you'll join us again soon, and we look forward to your return!

Reviewed 25 January 2013

Beautiful foyer. Staff was amazing, helpful and very knowledgable of the area! Food at the Saha restaurant was delicious and we loved that they had Gluten Free options! My husband and I were celebrating our 5 year wedding anniversary, we arrived early and they had...More

4  Thank Mindy L
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 31 January 2013

Thank you for an excellent review! We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, and that we could be a part of your special occasion. We hope that you'll join us again soon, and we wish you many more years of happiness!...More

Reviewed 25 January 2013

I've stayed here at least 5 times and every stay was very pleasant. Our favorite amenities of this hotel: 1. Your pet stays FREE! (other hotels charge $35-$50!) 2. Complimentary high speed wireless internet in your room. 3. Enormous and super comfy king beds. 4....More

3  Thank Samantha S
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 31 January 2013

Thank you for a fantastic review! We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We appreciate the time you took to provide your comments and feedback, and we just love your attention to detail! We hope that you'll join us again soon,...More

Reviewed 25 January 2013

I stayed here for 3 nights. I was pleasantly surprised at how high the quality of the service was. It is centrally located and the staff were eager to help with any questions I had about the city. They have a complimentary wine bar in...More

2  Thank jackiemurr
Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 31 January 2013

Thank you for a great review! We are elated to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We hope that you'll join us again soon, and we look forward to your return!

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US$153 - US$439 (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
Details
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US$153 - US$439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#51 Business Hotel in San Francisco
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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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
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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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Response from mdvrn77 | Reviewed this property |
It does not have a gym that I am aware of
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