Mithila

Address: 972 Sutter Street, San Francisco, California, 94109, United States | 2 star hotel
 
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This 2 star hotel, located in the Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach area of San Francisco, is near Open Top Sightseeing, Grace Cathedral, Marines Memorial Theater, and Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail.
Map this hotel
       

    Historical Traveler Reviews Mithila San Francisco

    Terrible

    from

    My opinion, I do not think the hotel lives up to the description as a charming euopean style hotel. I only stayed there one night. The continental breakfast is a joke. Believe me there are much nicer accomodations to stay in San Francisco. Old carpet, very poor T.V. (no cable) only 5 stations and when I was there only 4. Very noisy due to thin walls, i.e. loud radio music at 3:30a.m. The key word here is defdinitely economy ( but not at an economy price)

    Great Price... Good stay

    from

    I will say I was a bit shocked when i entered the hotel.. I booked the room late and it was indeed a great price. I fig. paying cheap would mean a bad stay/room..

    Well I was wrong. This place is indeed nice and cozy.. it may not be the BEST hotel.. but by far it is Clean and worth another stay... lets not forget.. the hotel is near many shops and great locations.

    We stayed facing Sutter, we had a window... it was small but very cozy and CLEAN... did not stink... comfy all the way.

    The bathroom was small but overall was good.

    I would indeed stay again for the rate is great and the rooms are clean.

    Clean and Quiet

    from

    The idea of a quant, european style hotel appealed to me in addition to the low price seen in the traveler magazine. Since I was attending a 3 day class and didn't have much room on my credit card, I was a bit downtrodden thinking the place was going to be smelly and dirty. I was also upset in the beginning because the parking lot is NO WHERE NEAR the hotel - so don't bring a lot of luggage. PARK your car in the LOADING ZONE OF ANY HOTEL ON THE STREET FIRST and prepare to leave it there until you look at your room. I have to say, I was PLEASANTLY SURPRISED! The room ON THE 4th Floor was freshly rennovated all the way down to new sheets, pillows, and comforters. I am a bath freak and even under the soap dish was brand new and cleaner than most expensive hotels. And the room was cleaned everyday, no loud knocking or vacuuming was heard. The room wasn't as small as I thought AND there was another bed in it as well - I would have preferred a refrigerator though. The hotel was built sturdy and I didn't hear traffic noise, foot or otherwise. In fact, one night I woke up stuck my head out the window and noticed it was quieter at this hotel than where I live.Oh don't expect the phone to be on unless you pay another deposit, that didn't matter because there were 2 wireless networks in the area. Parking was $11 a day 2-3 blocks away and left down an alley.

    I would recommend staying at the Mithila for a single person who needed to get a lot of reading done since it was so quiet.

    The best stay ever

    from

    this was the best stay and expierence for me i enjyoed my stay here. the staff was very nice and helpful. they gave me the appropriate advice and were very friendly. This is a inexpensive hotel good for budget travelers.

    Don't go there!

    from

    Who gave the 3 stars? The place was really very low category. You couldn't open the windows,the breakfast was just a bad joke.

    Love It!

    from

    This is a nice cozy hotel to stay in. We were lucky to get a room with a window and had breakfast with the sun shining through every morning.

    I would definitely stay here again.

    Why did we stay here?

    from

    We were visiting our cousin who lives in San Francisco. We should have listened to his advice on hotels. An Internet discounter gave the place "3 stars," but I don't even think it deserves one. We stayed at Mithilafor only one night, but we should have left five minutes after we arrived. Everything about the hotel spelled "runned down." The elevator was rickety and very old looking. We were surprised to see that there was no lobby--just a cramped office a few feet from the elevator entrance. The stairs creaked. Even the air smelled bad. When we opened the door to the room, we were shocked to discover the very cramped quarters. I know we were in San Francisco, but I've seen walk-in closets bigger than the room we stayed in. We were clearly disappointed. The free breakfast was just doughnuts and coffee. Neither was very appetizing.

    The only upside to the hotel was that the bathroom in our room was completely redone. However, this was little consolation from the poor quality of the rest of the room and building.

    I would not recommend staying at the Mithila. The Hotel a few doors down would be a much better choice.

    Not the place for a good night's sleep

    from

    Stayed here for two nights and definitely would not recommend it. The room was nothing special but ok for a budget hotel. However, we hardly got any sleep due to paper thin walls/ceilings and upstairs neighbors stomping around at all hours of the night. The staff was unable to accomodate our request to move to a quieter room. On our first night, we asked for more pillows to supplement the two very thin ones on the bed. We were told it was too late, they had none left, and "we'll try to accomodate you tomorrow." Also, the bed was none too comfortable and there were lots of ants in the bathroom. I guess this is what you get in San Francisco for $65/night, but it made us wish we'd splurged on something better.

    You get what you pay for...

    from

    We booked a room via the internet at the Mithila because it was inexpensive, centrally located and carried a three star rating on one site. We thought it would be an adventure staying in a "Charming European-Style. Hotel. Located In The Heart Of Downtown" San Francisco. Instead we found a decaying old building that had been covered over with a coat of cheap paint and cheap carpet. It stank of mildew and hadn't had a good cleaning in quite some time. Although the pillow cases and sheets had been changed, the pillows were old and stained, as was the mattress and quilt. Truly not an invitation for a restful night. I'm sure the hotel fulfills the local health codes but if you are looking for even a bit of comfort and a clean bed I would suggest you look elsewhere. We stayed long enough to use the phone to book another hotel (that we had used before) and then checked out. The staff said they had to bill us for three days, although the policy was stated on several websites as a one day penalty for late cancellation. However, after a complaint to the web service that we had booked through our money was totally refunded.

    The Solution to a low budget one week stay

    from

    Above all, good location. It let me at walking distance to most downtown landmarks. Very good rates. I walked in with a coupon I found on a free magazine on the street and they even gave me a lower rate. I have absolutely no complaints, for the money I payed. They promise it's bed & breakfast but the breakfast it's really a self servide coffe machine with a donut, but it was OK, anyway. I really recommend this to a low budget traveler. I stayed the night I arrived at SF at the W, because my company payed for it then I was on my own, with very low budget because of the currency excange coming from Latin America, so this was the solution to a great few days in that wonderful city.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Mithila San Francisco

    2.50 of 5 stars Fair
     

    Travel Blogs from San Francisco

    Pride !

    A travel blog entry by cali2015 on Jun 27, 2015

    50 photos

    ... Street, we sure burned some calories going up all those steps!! Short journey on the tram and we were by the waterfront and it was time for a drink! Even managed to see the famous bridge somewhere in between. Like millions of other people we went to Castro and I have never seen so many people in one place partying and having a great time, with no alcohol involved in the restricted area! We got some beers and sat in the park drinking it from a paper bag and ...

    A city of people I recognise

    A travel blog entry by richard.boase on Feb 09, 2015

    14 photos

    ... truck outside my window with its engine running and being filled with soil and rubble from the building site that is the Radisson, Fishermans Wharf. The sights and sounds of Beach Street are certainly not what I have come to expect over the past month. Not being able to see the sea was disappointing. Bob and I had our breakfasts. We were both expecting fried eggs and both got scrambled egg whites. (Why don't Americans use the ...

    Final destination

    A travel blog entry by thesmithfamily6 on Oct 30, 2014

    6 photos

    ... very kind of Jill.  By the time dinner was finished (completed by a wonderful lemon pie made from the lemons in the backyard), got the bags in and got the kids off to bed it was time to head that way ourselves. Another long day of travelling down, we marvelled at the change in Ashton. He began the journey refusing to walk into an elevator himself and not wanting to step on an escalator to having to be careful he didn't go on the elevator ...

    Seattle Day 1 and 2

    A travel blog entry by the2pattullos on Sep 11, 2014

    1 comment

    ... will save. Me I bought some Ralph Loren polo socks no prize as to got a better bargain.

    We headed off down Pine headed for the markets very famous in Seattle and we could see why people everywhere and the shops and stalls went for blocks. Seattle is a beautiful city, with tree lined streets. It reminds me of Perth with its big town feel. There is the seedy side too, but we all have one of ...

    This is really the last one!

    A travel blog entry by donwen on Aug 01, 2014

    1 comment, 1 photo

    ... in at the same time that we need to wait till it's our turn....There was NO ONE ELSE getting their luggage from our area but us!!!! LIES!.....we wait and wait and wait and Wendy goes back over and is now told that they are sending people over to unload the luggage....there wasn't anyone there to get it....we wait, and wait and wait.....BTW we landed about 822PM...it's now 925PM....finally the luggage starts...mine is last.....
    ...