Layne Hotel - San Francisco

545 Jones Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102  show map
 2 stars
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Layne Hotel - San Francisco

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

Verified Reviews:

  • Rooms are clean and comfortable - Owner/manager and his wife were very helpful - Room was quite quiet
  • Room itself was actually pretty nice - Tv didn't work - Good location in downtown san francisco
  • 15-20 min away walkingto union square - Close to shopping street - Food was pretty good
  • Pillows are hard as a rock - Prices are also reasonable - Rooms are newly renovated
  • Staff was very nice - You have to pay extra for the internet - I would definitely stay here again - Bathroom clean

Overview

Located in the heart of San Francisco, Layne Hotel is an ideal choice for leisure and business affairs.

The hotel was built in 1912, recently restored and offers Jacuzzi.

All 40 well-furnished rooms offer cable TV and internet access for a charge.

Cab car station is nearby the hotel.

Number of rooms:   25.

Rooms

All rooms are elegantly dressed and feature alarm clock, bath tub and shower, hair dryer, direct dial telephone, iron and ironing board, radio, refrigerator.

Standard rooms go with three twin beds.

Superior rooms include one queen bed or two double beds.

Two Bedroom Family suites provide one King and two Twin beds.

Non-smoking rooms are available.

Dining options

Light continental breakfast with fruits, cakes, tea and coffee is served every morning.

At the hotel Layne guests are invited to a continental breakfast served for free. 

Services

Internet access is available on site.

Additional features

The hotel feature 24-hour front desk, concierge service, tour desk and wake-up calls.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • No pets allowed
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Carte blanche

Guest Parking

  • public parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 30 per day.

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Television
  • Telephone

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

545 Jones Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

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City Center
  • San Francisco
    1.4km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    2.0km
  • F Market Street Car
    2.0km
Underground stations
  • BART - Powell St. Station
    600 m
  • BART - Civic Center Station
    800 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Dottie's True Blue Cafe (cuisine: American, Café)
    40 m
  • Millennium (cuisine: Vegan, Vegetarian)
    60 m
Beaches
  • North Beach
    1.4km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    25

Rooms and availability

All rooms are elegantly dressed and feature alarm clock, bath tub and shower, hair dryer, direct dial telephone, iron and ironing board, radio, refrigerator.

Standard rooms go with three twin beds.

Superior rooms include one queen bed or two double beds.

Two Bedroom Family suites provide one King and two Twin beds.

Non-smoking rooms are available.

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Bed type: King Size bed or Double beds
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed

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    Please note that the room rate is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 2 guests. Please note a security deposit is due upon check in (see Hotel Policies).

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Layne Hotel - San Francisco San Francisco location
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          Hotel Address:

          545 Jones Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

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          City Center
          • San Francisco
            1.4km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
            2.0km
          • F Market Street Car
            2.0km
          Underground stations
          • BART - Powell St. Station
            600 m
          • BART - Civic Center Station
            800 m
          • Bus stop
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • Dottie's True Blue Cafe (cuisine: American, Café)
            40 m
          • Millennium (cuisine: Vegan, Vegetarian)
            60 m
          Beaches
          • North Beach
            1.4km
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            25

          Layne Hotel Location

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          What's nearby

          What's nearby.

          Marrakech Magic Theater is 100m from the hotel.

          Theater District is 200m from the hotel.

          American Conservatory Theater and Alcove Theater are 300m from the hotel.

          Marines Memorial Theater is 400m from the hotel.

          Un-Scripted Theater Company and SF Playhouse are 500m from the hotel.

          Fisherman's Wharf, Chinatown and Ghiradelli Square are 2km from the hotel.

          Alcatraz Island is 6km from the hotel.

          Golden Gate Park is 9km from the hotel.

          Popular areas

          • Nob Hill - 500 m

          Convention centers

          • Nob Hill Masonic Center - 500 m

          Sport related

          • Golden Gate Theater - 400 m

          Shopping areas

          • Union square - 500 m

          Amusement

          • Ruby Skye - 300 m
          • Fascination - 500 m

          Museums

          • California Assembly of Local - 300 m
          • Tenderloin Reflection Ctr - 500 m
          • San Francisco Performances Inc - 500 m
          • California Poets in the School - 500 m
          • Luggage Store - 500 m
          • Jewish Museum San Francisco - 600 m
          • Silent Film Festival - 600 m

          Halls

          • Post Street Pavilion - 100 m
          • Renaissance Ballroom - 200 m
          • Show Folks of America - 300 m
          • P S 449 Performance Studios - 500 m

          Universities, Institutes

          • Career Resources Development - 100 m
          • Jean Shelton Acting School - 400 m
          • Great Western University - 400 m
          • Trinity College - 500 m
          • Accent Study Abroad - 500 m
          • Alemany College - 600 m

          Theaters

          • Geary Theatre - 200 m
          • Curran Theatre - 200 m
          • Warfield Theater - 500 m

          Medical care and Hospitals

          Underground stations

          • BART - Powell St. Station - 500 m

          Local Attractions

          • Little Italy - 1.6km
            San Francisco, CA
          • Washington Square - 1.6km
            Union Street and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco
          • Octagon House - 1.8km
            2645 Gough Street, San Francisco
          • Union Street - 1.6km
            Union Street Association: 1686 Union St., San Francisco
          • SS. Peter and Paul Church - 1.7km
            666 Filbert Street, San Francisco

          Near the hotelNear the hotel

          • Glide Memorial United Methodist Church - 210 m
            330 Ellis Street, San Francisco
          • Grace Cathedral - 570 m
            1100 California Street, San Francisco
          • Museum of Craft and Folk Art - 800 m
            51 Yerba Buena Lane, San Francisco
          • Metreon Sony Entertainment Center - 830 m
            101 Fourth Street, San Francisco
          • International Art Museum of America - 560 m
            1025 Market Street, San Francisco
          • Asian Art Museum - 730 m
            200 Larkin Street, San Francisco
          • San Francisco Public Library - 830 m
            100 Larkin Street at Fulton, San Francisco

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Dottie's True Blue Cafe - 40 m

            Address: 28 6th Street
            Phone: 4158852767

            84% likes this, based on 678 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Café
            Price Range: CAD 3 - CAD 29

          • Bourbon and Branch - 50 m

            Address: 501 Jones Street

            70% likes this, based on 150 reviews
            Price Range: CAD 33 - CAD 132

          • Chutney - 50 m

            Address: 511 Jones St
            Phone: (415) 931-5541

            71% likes this, based on 94 reviews
            Cuisine: Indian, Pakistani
            Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 27

          • Millennium - 60 m

            Address: 580 Geary St
            Phone: (415) 345-3900

            82% likes this, based on 337 reviews
            Cuisine: Vegan, Vegetarian
            Price Range: CAD 40 - CAD 52

          • Shalimar - 30 m

            Address: 532 Jones St
            Phone: (415) 928-0333

            65% likes this, based on 53 reviews
            Cuisine: Indian, Pakistani
            Price Range: CAD 3 - CAD 29

          Getting there.

          The hotel is set a few minutes from the Union Square, Moscone Convention Center and Financial District.

          Getting around.

          San Francisco China Basin heliport is 3km away from the hotel.

          Sausalito Commodore Center heliport is 14km from the hotel.

          Oakland Convention Center heliport is 19km from the hotel.

          Metro Oakland international airport is 19km from the hotel.

          Napa Valley airport is 49km from the hotel.

          Airport shuttle is available for a fee.

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            25
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          Layne Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Layne Hotel

          Individual guest reviews

          • Couple
            6.2

            The hotel staff on duty when we arrived was very nice and explained everything very well, he also gave us a few heads up and pointers about the town.

            There were a few things I did not like. One being the loud noisy street outside, one of the nights i think there was a bumfight outside or something. Another thing we did not like was the using of the stairs, we are not lazy people, but those stairs give ya' a work out, and using the elevator was frowned upon. Lastly, we were told that the continental breakfast would be in the lobby we checked in at between 8-10 everymorning,,,, we went down there every morning, and didn't find any food or drink at all. odd.

          • Single
            4.2

            You need to ring the doorbell to get in the building

          • Couple
            6.2

            Location, and quietness of the room. Room with microwave oven, fridge and bath tub.

            Don't expect a real breakfast, it's just coffee and few cheap pastries served in the lobby (no seats).

          • Group of friends
            6.4

            The desk clerk was extremely helpful even to the extent that he explained the excentricities of the very old elevator and told us the way to walk back to Union Square to avoid the questionable characters hanging out in the vicinity near the hotel. The owner has made some attempts to upgrade the old hotel with nice wallpaper and paint in the hallways. The murals in the reception area are nice.

            The room, though adequate, didn't provide anything beyond the very basic necessities. I'm accustomed to having tissues and toiletries available in the bathroom. As we left the hotel I was almost struck by a young woman struggling to get away from a young man, who was holding onto her. We weren't sure if we should intervene, but cautiously choose not to. It was unsettling.

          • Group of friends
            2.4

            Nothing This hotel is a scam. They tried the classic bait and switch on us. Front desk man was unreasonable and almost became violent when requesting a refund. Made a scene yelling at the the Booked.net operator and continued to threaten myself and my friend. Rooms were disgusting.... Left without staying in the room and were forced to dispute the charges with visa. I strongly advise not staying at this hotel under any condition.

            Unsanitary, just about everything other than location. This hotel is a scam. They tried the classic bait and switch on us. Front desk man was unreasonable and almost became violent when requesting a refund. Made a scene yelling at the the Booked.net operator and continued to threaten myself and my friend. Rooms were disgusting.... Left without staying in the room and were forced to dispute the charges with visa. I strongly advise not staying at this hotel under any condition.

          • Couple
            7.4

            Near the city center. Clean room. Helpful staffs @ lobby.

            The elevator is out of service (10-12/june). So we have to climb 4 floors up/down. But it can be used to ferry the luggage. The heater is not working during "summer" or June, and during out stay the temperature is relatively low. Was told the "heater system" is centralized and auto turn on/off according to the temperature.

          • Couple
            3.2

            they leave you alone when your in your room.

            they stopped us everyday at the door to verify that we stayed thetr even after three days of being there. Also we couldnt have visitors. With the amount I paid I could have stayed at a much better pplacelace

          • Older travelers
            6.2

            The staff was very nice, family oriented. They helped us arrange an airport shuttle that worked out great. The hotel is right across the street from Dottie's True Blue Cafe which is the best breakfast we've ever had. It's also located close to the theater district which was a plus for us. The hotel is nice, but old. (It's an historical landmark.)

            The neighborhood is on the fringe of a high concentration of homeless people. There are loud sirens at night. The morning breakfast is weak.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            The staff uas very frendly. The price was good. It had old time charm. Also the room was clean, and liked the shower with the glass doors.

            The elavator was out of order, had to walk up the stairs.

          • Couple
            4.6

            The male staff at the front desk, who I'm sure is the hotel owner, is very rude and arrogant. He treats every customer approaching the counter like they are disturbing him. During our 5-day stay, the toilet on the 3rd floor, and the only elevator, had been out of service - they didn't have any intention to fix them.

          • Single
            7.4

            It is very inexpensive for San Francisco. I had all the basic necessities. It was clean.

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Very conveniently located in the Theatre district. Quiet, clean, twenty-four hour street entrance security. Reminiscent of older hotels in many European cities.

            Elevator was not working.

          • Couple
            4.2

            I liked the location- walgreens down the street. Bus stops aren't far, even the bus terminal wasn't far away.

            I did not like that I was to be told what to do in my room, or how to live in my room. I also didn't like the "full continental breakfast" it was a small "pastry" and juice or coffee. The rooms weren't all that clean, and definately did not match the internet suites. Yes, I understand the concept shared bath, but when you also have to take your tp with you, that was a little upsetting.

          • Older travelers
            4.2

            For a short stay the hotel is very much convient and close by other restaraunts and shoping center. Its the center of town.

            Living on upper floors is not convinient because the elevator is out of service and one has to dragg suite casses from the lobby to the upper floors. The area is too congested with traffic and homeless folks roming the street all the times.

          • Couple
            2.8

            The night-shift reception guy was nice

            The manager was rude, the evelator was broken and they didnt seem to plan on fixing it any time soon, all in all it wasn't very clean, and the area is pretty rough. You can find similar deals in much better hotels.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Layne Hotel - San Francisco San Francisco location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          545 Jones Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

          Get directions
          City Center
          • San Francisco
            1.4km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
            2.0km
          • F Market Street Car
            2.0km
          Underground stations
          • BART - Powell St. Station
            600 m
          • BART - Civic Center Station
            800 m
          • Bus stop
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • Dottie's True Blue Cafe (cuisine: American, Café)
            40 m
          • Millennium (cuisine: Vegan, Vegetarian)
            60 m
          Beaches
          • North Beach
            1.4km
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            25