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    Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

    450 Powell Street, Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94102-1504
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Hotel stay was great. Staff was friendly and accommodating. DO NOT VALET YOUR CAR! If and when they damage it, they will not tell you. Then when you get home and find the unpleasant surprise, they’ll later deny you damage claim because you left the...More

    Thank Nik V
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We enjoyed our time at the Sir Francis Drake. The rooms were well decorated, and so was the lobby. The bathroom was tiny and dated, but the rest of the room was lovely. This was my first time in SF and I wish I had...More

    Thank Jennmello
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This hotel is centrally located at Union Square. It is in a classy looking building. The lobby is quite spectacular, although you need to climb some stairs to get to there from the Powell entrance, or take the elevators which are somewhat hidden and not...More

    Thank geotech522
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I stayed at the Francis Drake because it got decent reviews and looked acceptable if a little bit chintzy. The room was fine though the walls were pretty thin and I could clearly hear the idiot drunken Santa-Con fools next door (not everyone is able...More

    Thank OverseerOfAllThatIs
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed for 3 days and it all started at check in being overcharged by $745. Yes they are sorry and will be fixed within 5 bussiness days after check out. Not helpful. The elevators are pure horror and are 20 min plus they push...More

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    • US$ 148 - US$ 457 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #18 Green Hotel in San Francisco
    • #47 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
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    Christophechri
    10 December 2017|
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    Response from Christopher F | Reviewed this property |
    No resort fee. Sales tax, hotel tax, and possible occupancy fees may apply. There is a parking or valet daily feel too.
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    gaigokujin10
    17 October 2017|
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    Response from Lucy G | Reviewed this property |
    No problems from us. Maybe related to the aircon or maybe an allergy to the sheets/washing powders etc. Probably unlikely public health problem.
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    Shirley P
    2 October 2017|
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    Response from MademoiselleMT | Reviewed this property |
    You can ask for a quiet room, but you are in a major city so except some noise. I was on the 10 floor facing Powell street, still heard traffic and noise!
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    "I wouldn't pay for a city view room -- it's not worth it"
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    "Room not facing the streets"
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    "Stay at this location if you have to for business, better though is stay out of town and come into the area..."
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    "Complain if the room is bad. There are some good rooms."
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