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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Attached to the union square, the accessibility by public transport was very good. The service was matching with the price you pay. However the breakfast can be improved a bit. Overall satisfaction in my view.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Room was very modest and fairly small. We were at the street side and there traffic noise in the room was so high that we had to sleep with ear plugs. Breakfast was simple, just toast, butter, coffee and juice. However, location of the hotel was perfect. Bart train station to airport was only 200 meters from the hotel. Also...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

My friend and I stayed here, needing somewhere very cheap in a good location to rest our heads for a week. It lived up to our expectations, and were even surprised about how lovely the staff were. If you are looking for luxury, please stay somewhere else. This is a budget hotel in an excellent location and doesn't pretend to...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent there a week and I really appreciated the hotel and above all the costumer service. I have to make a special mention to Anish who was not only a very good receptionist, always smiling and helping, but also a good person that tried his best to be as supportive and present as he could be since the very...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel was recommended to me by my mom; she travels extensively and finds hidden gems often. The hotel the location is perfect as it's surrounded by wonderful restaurants, shopping, and cable car access. Jack, the gentleman at the front desk, couldn't have been more accommodating; he gave us a beautiful room and provided several restaurant suggestions that were spot...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we were looking for a central San Fransisco Hotel , this was by far the cheapest we found . We read the reviews so we knew this wasn't a luxury hotel ,but it was very central and convenient to everything. So we didn't spent valuable time or money getting around .The staff were accomodating and check in and out...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this hotel is excellent, just steps from Union Square, on the Hyde-Powell cable car line and a short stroll from the BART. It is possible to take BART from/to the airport for USD8.95 per direction - if you're travelling solo this is a great way to watch your bucks in expensive San Francisco. As usual for San...

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I purchased a Groupon for the Stratford after numerous searches for a reasonably priced hotel in the city yielded few results. My husband & I were looking to spend our money on activites rather than hotel accommodations. I paid $624 total, including tax, for 6 nights. We arrived late on a Saturday night and departed on Friday morning. Check in...

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great central location.The room was very tiny: bedroom just big enough to fit the double-bed and nothing-else with separate shower and toilet room which was adequate in size. The "bedroom" had a very small built-in cupboard. View was to back / laneway; better to keep the curtains closed!! Staff were friendly and helpful.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has the best location ever! Close to all buses, major stores, bars and Union Square. Easy to move around. Amir, the guy at tyhe evening shift gave us all kind of advices and helped us in everything we needed. He was friendly, helpful and polite, always in a good mood. Can´t say the same about the woman in...

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Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army in the Civil War, this grand square has become the city's premier shopping and entertainment district containing the largest number of upscale department stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in the city. It's a large open area where tourists and locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by, enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If travelers were to pinpoint on a map the number one location in San Francisco, it could be right outside the door of Hotel Stratford. Our entrance has become part of thousands of photographs taken of the Cable Car as it heads up the second block of its famous journey over San Francisco's beautiful hillside communities.Guests who want the convenience of being right in the center of the City will enjoy their stay in this European style affordably priced property, with over 80 pleasantly decorated rooms, all with the most modern facilities. We await the pleasure of your company be it for Business or Leisure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Stratford

Address: 242 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2206
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Price Range: ₹ 8,173 - ₹ 19,616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Stratford 2*
Number of rooms: 96
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The Stratford Hotel San Francisco
Stratford San Francisco
Stratford Hotel San Francisco
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“Corner rooms not facing the street are quieter; we stayed in 707.”
 of 5 bubbles 779kimw, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms face to street and more day light.”
 of 5 bubbles seyisoglu34, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lower rooms facing the street are quite noisy at night.”
 of 5 bubbles , 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not for you if you are a light sleeper”
 of 5 bubbles marydollGlasgow, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I was in the rear of the building (or on an alley) and could here noise from the street. I'd suggest not staying in a room on the street.”
 of 5 bubbles realdealdanPHL, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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