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Safety index

75 out of 100

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Safe area tag

Safe area

Business

Historic

Hotel San Carlos - Downtown Convention Center

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7.2

Fair (965 ratings)

Phoenix, United States - 

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210 m Phoenix Convention Center

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Nearby Arizona State University

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490 m Footprint Center

Hotel Overview

Hotel San Carlos - Downtown Convention Center in Phoenix is a popular choice among travelers. Reviews reflect a mix of experiences, showcasing both the hotel's strengths and areas that could use improvement.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Prime Location: Situated in the heart of Downtown Phoenix, its location is convenient for exploring the city and attending convention center events.
  2. Historical Charm: Many guests appreciate the hotel's historical significance and unique architectural features, offering a distinct experience.
  3. Friendly Staff: The staff at the hotel is often praised for their welcoming and helpful demeanor, making guests feel at home.
  4. Clean Rooms: Cleanliness in the rooms is consistently noted, providing a comfortable stay for guests.
  5. Ambience: The overall atmosphere of the hotel is frequently highlighted as cozy and inviting, adding to the charm of staying at a historical site.
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Area for improvement

  1. Outdated Facilities: Some guests feel the hotel's amenities and facilities could use modernization to meet contemporary standards.
  2. Noisy Environment: Due to its central location, noise from the street can be a disturbance for guests looking for a quiet retreat.
  3. Expensive Parking: Parking can be costly and inconvenient, according to some visitors' experiences.
  4. Small Rooms: A number of guests have commented on the rooms being smaller than expected, which can affect comfort levels.
  5. Limited Amenities: The selection of in-hotel amenities is sometimes found to be lacking, especially when compared to larger, more modern establishments.

Amenities

Free WiFi

Housekeeping

Restaurant

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Gym

Gym

Business services

Business services

24/7 front desk

24/7 front desk

A restaurant

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RateScore

Total 965 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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7.2

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expedia

965 Reviews

7.2 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 129

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Number of floors 7

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1928

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

8

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80

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32

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Phoenix Convention Center

210 m

Arizona State University

Nearby

Footprint Center

490 m

Arizona Federal Theatre

630 m

Chase Field

840 m

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Getting around

Van Buren

Nearby

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Airports Nearby

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl. Airport (PHX)

6 km

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Restaurants

Thai Basil Signature

210 m

Starbucks

140 m

The Kettle Black Kitchen & Pub

280 m

Dog Haus Biergarten

210 m

Seamus McCaffrey Irish Pub

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Street View

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Daytime safety

70 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

37 out of 100

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Phoenix safety index

Safety

Crime

75

Overall Safety Index

Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

75 out of 100

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Women safety

Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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66

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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98

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Property safety

Risky

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Likelihood of theft.

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47

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Political safety

Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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67

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LGBTQ safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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86

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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87

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Overall Crime index

Moderate

An average rating of the crime categories

53 out of 100

Property crime severity

High

63

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Mugging or robbery  44/100

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Car theft  50/100

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Car break-ins  59/100

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Home break-ins  55/100

Violent crime severity

Moderate

55

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Physical attacks  43/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  35/100

Other crime severity

High

64

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Insult or harassment in public  43/100

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Corruption or bribery  45/100

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Drug problem  66/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$1.4 - $3

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Coffee

$3.7 - $6.1

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Beer 0.5L

$1.6 - $3.6

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$12.9 - $27.7

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$1.8 - $3.7

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$1.3 - $1.7

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$41.5 - $110.6

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$7.4 - $19.4

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McMeal at McDonalds

$8.3 - $11.1

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.4 - $3.2

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Public transport, monthly pass

$27.7 - $59

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$0.8 - $1.2

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$39.6 - $138.3

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$9.2 - $41.5

Weather In Phoenix

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Precipitation In Phoenix

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Air Quality

Unhealthy (For Sensitive Groups)

PM2.59

PM1018

56

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Limited risk for sensitive individuals. Not recommended to do outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Moderate

Traffic is moving at a steady pace, smooth driving without significant delays.

House Rules

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Check in after 15:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

No pets, service animals welcome

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