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Recent San Francisco reviews

  • Comfortable, quiet, convenient and well equipped. Highly recommended.

    "San Francisco is quite expensive for any type of accommodation. Vivian's studio is modestly priced and it's 30-40 minutes by bus into the city. It's very conveniently located with multiple bus lines within a few minutes walk going to the city, the beach, south or north. Unless you have mobility issues, you won't need a car and you're probably better off without one. The neighborhood is great. It has a nice suburban feel without having to walk far for anything . There's a medium sized supermarket within 5 minutes walk plus plenty of smaller stores, cafes, restaurants, etc nearby. The wonderful Golden Gate park is only 10 minutes walk away. Vivian is a great host; she walked us through the studio showing us where everything was, talked us through her rules (which are very reasonable) and gave us good tips on public transport, cafes, etc. The studio was very clean and looks even nicer than the photos. The kitchen doesn't have an oven or stove. However, with the addition of some microwave safe cooking containers (I left one behind) I was able to cook pasta bolognese for dinner one night and beef tacos another. There is a small toaster oven, a toaster, coffee maker and a kettle (a necessity for making tea!). The fridge is a good size and there is a large water filtering jug which makes the water much nicer for drinking). The bathroom is clean and well appointed with various shampoos, lotions, medicines, etc available that you might need but may not be likely to carry on holidays. The Wi-Fi was reliable and fast - we had 3 phones and 2 tablets, sometimes all running at once and there were no problems. Vivian was happy to print some Alcatraz tour tickets for us that we'd bought online. The double bed is very comfortable and there are plenty of pillows, blankets, etc. We required 3 beds so Vivian provided a double air bed which I found surprisingly comfortable. The lounge folds out into a single bed however the hinge doesn't flatten out completely so there's a bit of a ridge in the middle - some may find this uncomfortable - if I had a choice, I'd use the airbed and leave the lounge upright. The neighborhood and the studio were very peaceful and quiet. There was a bit of noise from upstairs when Vivian's family were getting ready for the day or coming home but it was not intrusive in any way. The outside deck was being re-built while we were there - there was a little bit of noise at times from this but no inconvenience."
    Guest: Stephen P. Date of Stay: April 2016 Review Submitted: May 4, 2016
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  • Great place and great location!

    "We loved our stay in this San Francisco Victorian. The apartment itself is perfect for two people, and is extremely clean and homey. In addition Navin was great and answered all of our questions. We loved the neighborhood and if we ever visit the west coast again, we're staying here!"
    Guest: Danielle D. Date of Stay: July 2016 Review Submitted: August 2, 2016
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  • Great flat and location

    "I stayed here for a conference, the location is great, lots of stuff over 1 street for food drink shopping coffee groceries. The flat itself is all updated and us great. Comfy bed, great water, great tv and kitchen. All very pleasant, looking forward to coming back for a fun trip."
    Guest: ken f. Date of Stay: March 2016 Review Submitted: March 3, 2016
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  • Great room

    "A nicely finished apartment, well back from the street. Location is pretty good, but you will have to walk for a few blocks to get around (Union square a few blocks North, nearest BART station a few blocks east). Just be aware of where you are walking in the evening, location is near Tenderloin which can be a bit dodgy at night. Apartment was clean and tidy on arrival. Owners leave a wealth of information for tourists. Bed was reasonably comfortable, if not a little small for a couple in that week's heat. Lighting in the bathroom was a little dim. Great place to stay if you are in town for a period of time, and like your independence."
    Guest: dcolbert Date of Stay: September 2015 Review Submitted: September 26, 2015
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