Civic Center Inn

Address: 790 Ellis St., San Francisco, California, 94109, United States | 2 star motel
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This 2 star motel, located in the Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach area of San Francisco, is near Silver Lion Service, Civic Center, Teatro ZinZanni, and Stockton Street.
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        TravelPod Member ReviewsCivic Center Inn San Francisco

        Reviewed by wheresgordon

        Terrible Internet

        Reviewed Sep 10, 2015
        by (42 reviews) Haymarket , United States Flag of United States

        The first problem I noticed was that this hotel doesn't have enough parking. Next, when I was checking in someone complained about the WiFi stopping working. He also complained he had booked a room with air conditioning but his room didn't have any. The staff were totally unconcerned. When I went to my room I discovered I didn't have a chair. I requested one and they delivered a metal folding chair. I tried to use the WiFi and discovered I had problems too. The network I was supposed to use didn't appear at all on either of my computers. The bathroom was large but had no counter space. Since I couldn't use the Internet I tried the TV and found it only had 12 channels and many of them weren't very clear. I tried to charge my phone. The next day I discovered it hadn't charged. It turned out the outlet I used didn't work.

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        TripAdvisor Reviews Civic Center Inn San Francisco

        1.50 of 5 stars Poor

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