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    The Opal San Francisco

    1050 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109-6934
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed yesterday

    This is an older hotel that's being renovated one floor at a time, I believe. We weren't bothered by noise because we were out of there during the day. The things that are most important to me are: clean, good location, quiet, decent price by...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The Opal is clean, with very friendly and helpful staff. The rooms are large and comfortable (we were upgraded without asking). Breakfast is basic - prepare and clean up yourself - but it is adequate, especially at the price of the room. The one thing...More

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    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San Francisco

    Ronan: Thank you for taking the time to write about and rate your stay with us. Independent hotels such as ours are greatly effected by guest reviews. They let people know what we are doing right and they let us know what we need to...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I've spent a good time in this ancient building, today Opal, originally called Richelieu. It's the hotel where the famous italian architect Marcello Piacentini stayed in 1915, during the international expo. I read some bad reviews, but I found a clean hotel and the staff...More

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    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San Francisco

    Piero: Thank you for taking the time to write about and rate your stay. As an independent hotel, guest comments can do two things for us: they can help us figure out what we need to do to improve and they can let people know...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We spent 3 nights here and when booking I was a little unsure about the hotel and the neighborhood. I trusted the TA reviews and went ahead and booked it. We are glad we did. The Opal was clean, quiet and comfortable in a location...More

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    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San Francisco

    Lynn: Thank you for taking the time to write about and rate your stay at our hotel. Independent hotels like ours are helped greatly by guest comments whether they let others know what we are doing right or let us know what we need to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Location of this hotel is good in San Francisco. After a long flight from Australia, we arrived after midnight. Somehow, we had screw up our room booking. However, the staff at the desk, Peter help us to straight it up in a very friendly manner...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$ 137 - US$ 276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #22 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Ellibelli55
    How far is it to the cruise pier ? Can we walk ? Public transportation ? Thank you.
    14 January 2017|
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    Response from rmathey | Property representative |
    There is a bus line that goes down to Fisherman's Wharf which is near the cruise piers. It is about a 15 min bus ride (depending on traffic) and costs $2.50/person.
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    Deggies1
    Hi looking at booking 22/3/17-25/3/17 how much is parking. Thanks Rosa from Australia
    14 December 2016|
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    Response from rmathey | Property representative |
    Rosa: The parking on our property is $41 plus tax per night, which comes out to $46.74. Thank you, Roger Mathey Asst General Manager Opal Hotel
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    Deggies1
    Hi looking at booking 22/3/17-25/3/17 how much is parking. Thanks Rosa from Australia
    14 December 2016|
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    Response from aims4usa | Reviewed this property |
    We paid $40.00 per day to park our rental car there. The only reason we even rented a car, is because we had plans to drive to Sonoma and Napa for a few days. If you are just staying within the city, I would NOT recommend... More
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    "Stay two floors away from the renovations."
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    "not sure, perhaps in the main building"
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    "the upper floors may have views, but these were under renovation and unavailable. the king room seemed far..."
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    "Although we faced the street our room was fine and we did not have a noise problem with our window slightly..."
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