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Sao Paulo, Brazil
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Clift is a hotel that makes you enjoy your trip. Its location is perfect, in the best part of the city. Good breakfast, fantastic bed! I really appreciated. Besides, the hotel offers really good possibilities to relax, including a bar where you can meet interesting people, make business contacts and listen to a nice music.

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. Please come back and visit us again soon!

Paris
Reviewed 1 March 2015

The Clift is a nice hotel but that is getting old. The lobby is extraordinary and the staff really helpful. I was lucky to be upgraded but I'm not convinced by the quality of the rooms. Mine was big but no sleepers, no peignoirs neither. The bathroom was ridiculously small compared to the rest of the room. The control of...

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Clift_Manager, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

I truly appreciate your constructive comments about your experience. We are a historical building celebrating our 100th year anniversary this year. With such a momentous occasion comes new and exciting changes. We are looking at great things to happen here at Clift in 2015 and feedback such as yours helps us to determine our priority projects based on our guest's...

Reviewed 1 March 2015

The decor is lush and playful, and puts you in the mood of old style glamour. Room was clean and stylish. Loved the location, smack in the middle of everything. Perfect if you want to shop high fashion or take in a show at ACT. Be sure to check out the night time art in the Redwood Room bar.

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. Please come back and visit us again soon!

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Beautiful property, stunning decor, stylish crowd. No other boutique style hotel that has opened since has been able to capture the unique spirit of the city in the same way. The Clift is San Francisco at its best.

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Clift_Manager, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

I am so pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay and the appreciation for our unique style and originality. We strive to make our guest experiences as memorable as possible through creative design and a lively and fun atmosphere. Thank you for your comments and we look forward to welcoming you back to Clift in the future!

Reviewed 1 March 2015

This hotel is right in the middle of all the downtown San Francisco action! It's within walking distance of great restaurants and bars. The decor is very elegant and unique. They also have a really good bar as well as breakfast. I would highly recommend them!

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. Please come back and visit us again soon!

Switzerland
Reviewed 28 February 2015

I stayed here for two nights on a business trip. The hotel is conveniently located close to Union Square and so a perfect starting point for whether you have planned in the city.The lobby is quite stylish, modern meets historics touch. I had a corner room on the 12th floor. The room is decorated in light pastel colors. The king-size...

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Clift_Manager, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback and I am happy to see that you enjoyed your overall stay. Our goal is to make all of our guests feel welcomed and comfortable during their time with us and I am pleased that we were able to accomplish that goal with your experience.

Fresno
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Sheets scratchy. Bed hard. Shower had mold. A bit worn..lobby & lounge were lovely & well appointed. Great location. Friendly staff.our room did not have a view but I'm sure the higher floors did. Parking was outrageously high!!

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Clift_Manager, Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for both your positive and constructive comments. I am sorry that the comfort of your room did not live up to the high standards we strive to achieve for our guests. I assure you this is not the typical level of service we provide and I truly hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 25 February 2015

I spent one night here. The location is great, but parking is terrible so you will have to get a garage. We were going to valet, but the staff said that if we were willing to walk 1 block, we could get a garage that was $40 cheaper, which is what we did. The lobby is really trendy, and the...

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Thank you for your review. We appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. Please come back and visit us again soon.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 February 2015

This is a brilliant hotel located in a perfect spot so close to Union Square and surrounding restaurants and shops. I'd describe this hotel as arty, with some very cool touches. This is definitely not your stereotypical hotel at all its way cooler than that. The foyer and bar areas are amazing and unlike anything you will see elsewhere. We...

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I am so pleased that we became your hidden gem and very much look forward to welcoming you back to Clift in the future. Thank you so much for your wonderful comments.

Turin, Italy
Reviewed 24 February 2015

I was lucky to get a good rate at the Clift. This allowed me to enjoy an excellent hotel. The location is perfect. Just by Union Square to be part of the hustle and bustle, far enough to have decent quiet to sleep at night. The Service personnel were extremely friendly and accomodating. They were very knowleagable and informative on...

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Clift_Manager, Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

It sounds like you had a great stay! Thank you for sharing your experience with us and I agree, the 17th floor has an awesome view! I hope we get to welcome you back next time you are in San Francisco.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An inspired fusion of old-world hotel elegance with distinctly contemporary energy and glamour, the nearly century-old CLIFT’s modern and daring sense of diversity perfectly captures the city’s spirit. Steps from Union Square shopping and the legendary Nob Hill, CLIFT is perfectly located for sightseeing, shopping and socializing. Designed by Philippe Starck, the soaring lobby contains one of the most eclectic furniture collections in all of California ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clift Hotel San Francisco

Address: 495 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-1222
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Price Range: ₹ 13,068 - ₹ 32,399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clift Hotel San Francisco 4*
Number of rooms: 372
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Also Known As:
Clift San Francisco
San Francisco Clift Hotel
Hotel Style:
#27 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#41 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#41 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
#49 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#64 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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