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Overview of Surf Motel

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Free WiFi, linens, alarm clocks
Free WiFi, linens, alarm clocks
Free WiFi, linens, alarm clocks
Free WiFi, linens, alarm clocks
Free WiFi, linens, alarm clocks
Guests rated this property 3.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 Front Desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPalace of Fine Arts15 min walk
    Popular LocationUCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion2 min drive
    Popular LocationGhirardelli Square6 min drive
    AirportSan Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.)31 min drive

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About this area

San Francisco

In the city center, Surf Motel is in San Francisco's Marina District neighborhood, an area with good shopping. Palace of Fine Arts and Fort Mason are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Presidio of San Francisco and Golden Gate Park. Consider The Regency Ballroom for a night out, and don't miss Pier 39, a top local attraction. Guests appreciate the motel's location for the sightseeing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Palace of Fine Arts - 15 min walk
  • UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion - 2 min drive
  • Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - 3 min drive
  • Lombard Street - 5 min drive
  • Ghirardelli Square - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Hyde St & Lombard St Stop - 2 min drive
  • San Francisco Station - 6 min drive
  • AirportSan Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) - 31 min drive

Restaurants

  • Squat & Gobble — 3 min walk
  • Pacific Catch — 4 min walk
  • Atelier Crenn — 4 min walk

About this property

Surf Motel

San Francisco motel in Marina District, near Palace of Fine Arts
Along with a 24-hour front desk, this motel has tour/ticket assistance and free WiFi in public areas. All 37 rooms offer free WiFi, TVs with cable channels, and free local calls. Hair dryers and free toiletries are also available to guests.
Surf Motel offers 37 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Cable television is provided.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Limited parking spaces
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • TV

More

  • Free local calls

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 6:00 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: USD 200.00 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Early check-in fee: USD 20.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards

Property is also known as

Motel Surf
Surf Hotel San Francisco
Surf Motel San Francisco
Surf Motel Motel
Surf Motel San Francisco
Surf Motel Motel San Francisco

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Surf Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Surf Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Surf Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Surf Motel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Surf Motel?
Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Surf Motel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 6:00 AM. Early check-in is available for a fee of USD 20.00 (subject to availability).
What time is check-out at Surf Motel?
Check-out is at 10:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Does Surf Motel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Surf Motel located?
Located in Marina District, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Union Street and Palace of Fine Arts. Ghirardelli Square and Lombard Street are also within 1 mi (2 km). Hyde St & Greenwich St Stop is 22 minutes by foot and Hyde St & Chestnut St Stop is 22 minutes.
3.3
5 - Excellent
130
4 - Good
345
3 - Okay
274
2 - Poor
133
1 - Terrible
101

3.3/5

Cleanliness

3.5/5

Staff & service

3.5/5

Amenities

3.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
This motel was cheap, clean, comfortable, and convenient. Certainly nothing fancy, but I'll definitely stay here again.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
An innexpensive place with a kind staff in Cow Hollow, conveniently located next to a bus stop and walking distance to lots of local restaurants, shops and the Palace of Fine Arts. Was perfect for our needs.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
nothing special it was your basic room no frige or microwave. the room is clean, I could walk to close by stores.
Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 5 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice room great restaurant in walking distance
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

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