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The Opal San Francisco

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Reviewed 15 December 2017

This hotel reminds me of an old style European hotel with stained glass windows throughout. I have stayed there many times over the past 5 years, and it seems like most of the guests are European. If you are looking for a modern hotel, look...More

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Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 17 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay with us. Independent hotels such as ours are affected greatly by guest comments. They let people know how we are doing. They also let us know what we need to work on. We are...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

My boyfriend and I came to The Opal for a few days in September for a short little birthday getaway. The room was very clean and spacious. The location is great, we were able to walk to several of our destinations, or take a short...More

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Response from Roger M, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write about and rate your stay with us. Guest comments are one of the best tools independent hotels have at their disposal. They let people know how we are doing and they let us know what we need...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

We stopped for two nights in one of the dated rooms. Despite e-mailing them months before requesting a renovated room. We constantly had to request milk, coffee etc etc. The cups were only cardboard which is poor and they didn't replace them without asking either....More

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Response from Roger M, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay at our hotel. As an independent hotel, guest comments are the best tool we have to let people know how we are doing. They also let us know what we need to work on....More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

We showed up around one in the morning driving straight from Arizona all day. Went to a bunch of other hotels that were so rude about us even looking for somewhere to stay. When we got to The Opal the clerk, Peter, was so friendly...More

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Response from Roger M, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 8 December 2017

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Clean rooms and responsive staff. We only stayed a night, but they did try to accommodate all of our needs. Great location with walking distance to many good restaurants, amenities and entertainment venues.More

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$ 196 - US$ 292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitty F
19 October 2017|
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Response from Magda K | Reviewed this property |
Year ago there was nothing of those items. Only bed, wardrobe and sink.
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Ellibelli55
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
14 December 2016|
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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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"Seems at time of writing the 5th floor is already renovated the others currently under renovation."
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"Ask for a room with an exterior view"
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"The front of the hotel is on one of the busiest streets in The City. Get a room at the rear."
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"Ask for the 5th floor rooms, they are new. The other floors were still being renovated."
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