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    Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

    450 Powell Street, Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94102-1504
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    Savings alert: 29% below average rate
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 194
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          Overview
          • Excellent30%
          • Very good36%
          • Average19%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible5%
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          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          Great centrally located hotel. Keep in mind this Art Deco building has always been a hotel which means a fair number of room are less than 200 square feet in size. If your budget allows, spring for a suite.

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          Reviewed 4 days ago

          booked a junior suite at The Sir Francis Drake hotel in SanFrancisco arriving this last Wednesday May 17th and departing today, Friday May 19th. 1arrived a little early and waited for our Junior Suit. At 2:45 I inquired if there was anything avail yet and...More

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          Response from David V, General Manager at Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

          Manhattansmommy, Thank you for your review, I appreciate you bringing these issues to my attention. The visit you experienced with us is never something I want any of our guests to endure, and I am so thankful I was able to speak to you this...More

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          We always stay at Kimptons if we can so when we booked tickets to SF we checked out the Sir Francis Drake immediately and heard great reviews. The lobby is very neat and the location is great for walking, but I have to say it's...More

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          Reviewed 6 days ago

          This is an old classic Art Deco style property. Don't look to closely at the chipped paint and a few other cosmetic issues. Just smile when one of the 3 Beefeater doormen welcomes you, wonder at the amazing Art Deco foyer and enjoy the hospitality...More

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          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          Sir Francis Drake was so Warm and friendly it felt like home. I will stay here again! The lobby is warm not corporate feeling. Staff available to assist with directions or advice. The doorman Laban and Tom are so friendly and welcoming, the bellman Jamie...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$ 240 - US$ 470 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #17 Green Hotel in San Francisco
          • #46 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
          • #58 Business Hotel in San Francisco
          • #70 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
          • #75 Family Hotel in San Francisco
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 416
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          • Union Square
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          • Sir Francis Drake Hotel San Francisco ,
          • Drake Francis Sir
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          Hotel & Grounds (595)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          HSHuff601
          Does this hotel provide basic bathroom amenities like shampoo and conditioner?
          23 May 2017|
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          Response from Dana H | Reviewed this property |
          Yes-they had a high end line of shampoo/conditioner/body wash/soap in the room. They also had a blow dryer in the room, which may save you packing that as well. There was a sign in the bathroom that also said they would be... More
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          Tsrtravel
          Are there designated rooms/floors for those who are allergic? Also, do you have a breakfast package? Thank you.
          18 April 2017|
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          Response from koala46 | Reviewed this property |
          These are questions very specific to the hotel management, so I suggest you should call the hotel and speak with them. As a guest, I do not know the answers to your questions, and would hate to guess at them
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          KatieO703
          l Looking at booking one of the King Deluxe city view rooms. Are there mini refrigerators in room? If not, are they available upon request? Any comments on this room type? Good or bad? Thanks
          20 February 2017|
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          Response from koala46 | Reviewed this property |
          I think there may have been a mini-fridge in the honor bar. But it was tiny and had soda, etc , from the honor bar in it. We were not as pleased by the sir Francis Drake as other Kimpton properties. The elevator... More
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          "Do not stay here"
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          "I heard the street car at noght from room 720 -- avoid it."
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