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Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

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450 Powell Street Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94102-1504 See on map
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Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The hotel is located right on the tram lines and next to Union Square. There are plenty of places to shop and eat in walking location from the property. The rooms are small and there is some renovation taking place. The hotel has a lot...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I was here with a large group for a few days and a business meetings. We really enjoyed the location of the hotel. The hotel is full of charm and the rooms are delightfully decorated mine was so comfortable. From the check-in staff to check-out...More

1  Thank Neil O
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Historic old Hotel in the heart of Union Square. Historic so rooms are smal, but clean and location, location location. Walking distance to everything. Shopping, great restaurants and lots to see and do. The Starlight room is on floor 21

Thank Brandi L
Reviewed 2 days ago

The rooms are comfortable. The lobby and building are an amazing architecture love of amazingness! Location is great as a central location with walking distance from Powell and Market Cable Car close to Grace Cathedral. I highly recommend any Kimpton….They go above and beyond most...More

1  Thank Pammy B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband, brother and I were in SF for a birthday and since Kimpton now owns The Drake, we thought why not. The good: Location, the iconic Beefeater doorman, friendly staff helped us get rooms together and views! The not so good: Be prepared, it...More

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Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel, housed in a landmark building in the heart of Union Square, is quintessential San Francisco: exciting, romantic, timelessly elegant and unique. The ornately decorated ...More lobby, old-world hospitality, and Tom Sweeney, the hotel's infamous Beefeater doorman, transport you to another time and place. The legendary Starlight Room, the adjacent Scala's Bistro and unmatched hospitality complete the picture to create an unforgettable San Francisco experience. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Hotel Style
Onsen
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Luxury
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Business
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
416
Price range
US$ 174 - US$ 599 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Sir Francis Drake Hotel
Also Known As
Kimpton San Francisco
,
Sir Francis Drake Hotel San Francisco
,
Drake Francis Sir
Location
United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
416
Price range
US$ 174 - US$ 599 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Sir Francis Drake Hotel
Also Known As
Kimpton San Francisco
,
Sir Francis Drake Hotel San Francisco
,
Drake Francis Sir
Location
United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
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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
...More
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dkelly27
20 September 2018|
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Response from MrDonMac | Reviewed this property |
My room had a drawer which was a mini bar, no fridge - no microwave either.
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Maria Araceli R
8 May 2018|
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You will be safe, and there will be many people on the street and in the station.
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8 April 2018|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
I’ve spent nearly 50 nights in this hotel over the last couple of years. I’d say 75% of the windows don’t open, only a few do.
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"Really loud even from the 10th floor. You can try higher to get away from the street noise, but know the..."
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"Street side can be noisy, especially if a French crowd celebrates the World Cup (fun, though)"
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"Choose a higher floor - especially if you plan to visit the Starlight lounge."
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"try to stay away from the Sutter Street side....loud traffic even on the upper floors"
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