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The Donatello

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FIVE-TIME WINNER OF THE CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE! Located in the heart of San Francisco's fashionable shopping and theater district by Union Square is the spacious Donatello. Settle into tastefully appointed rooms and enjoy the top floor fitness center, with a whirlpool spa and private saunas, which provides the perfect retreat after a day exploring the city. You can take a cable car up and down San Francisco 's colorful neighborhoods or explore the many streets of Chinatown. And when you work up an appetite in a city know for its cuisine, the Zingari Ristorante, located onsite, is a Northern Italian feast for the taste buds. Fully experience fine dining, theater and shopping in San Francisco at our luxurious retreat in the exciting City by the Bay-a San Francisco getaway perfect for romance, leisure and business travel.
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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Wheelchair Access
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
311Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
124Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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 sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.
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The hotel was in great location, close to shopping and some restaurants.. Found the jazz bar to be small and little loud. Good if you like that kind of stuff. Room was great, we stayed in 503 and we had our own walk out to a green space. Room was clean.
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Everything about this hotel is first rate. Donatello hotel rooms are large, tastefully decorated and bed is comfy. The location for all San Francisco activities, is perfect. Donatello is surrounded by great diners for breakfast and elegant restaurants for dinner. Donatello is
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We’ve just got back from 5 nights in San Francisco,staying at the Donatello.on arrival The staff were very friendly the only problem was they do not have cots but we only found this out when checking in,so Baby was happy in a queen size bed with us,it is ideally located with
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Stayed here several nights for a conference. Great to be walking distance to most of downtown attractions around Union Square. Pros: - good location - large rooms - friendly staff - value for money Cons: - no onsite breakfast (but several options nearby) - not very romantic
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Newly renovated and friendly staff and room service. Center location. Be aware: there is no cooking at all, not much activities;jacuzzi too much chemicals. Besides regular tourists spots, this time we visited Lands End Trail, Grandview Park, Sunset watch; and best is to visit Mt
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Is free parking available at this location?
No, everywhere in SF you have to pay for parking. The Donatello charges you 30 dollars a night
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Is free parking available at this location?
No it's San Francisco
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I rented a car from Avis, which I an easy 5 minute walk up Post Street. very close indeed!
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I would say that the room is plenty big enough for you & the boys. It's a little bit bigger than a double hotel room. Our room had a little section right inside the door that was like a closet area - had the closet, a chest of drawers & a bench. The couch was next to the bed, and there was a counter area with a sink, coffee maker & a mini fridge.
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"Rooms 501, 503, 505, 507, 509 and 511 have a spacious outdoor terrace (shared)."
"request a room facing the back of the hotel for a much quieter room"
"Get a room on a higher floor, maybe five or above."
"get the high floor for city views"
"Every Room is great"
US$ 224 - US$ 428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesCaliforniaSan FranciscoDowntown San FranciscoDowntownTheater DistrictUnion SquareLower Nob Hill
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