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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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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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Grade: 100 out of 100
312Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
125Attractionswithin 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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This hotel is in a great location. close to the bart line with a 10 min walk to the resort. 40 min walk to the fisherman wharf. good restaurants and hotel pick up with tours or close by as a pick up for tours in the area
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Good location, large, comfortable rooms, excellent amenities, including microwave, frige and coffee maker. AC was excellent and whisper quiet, although it took a while to cool off the room. Newly renovated, the carpet and furnishings were lovely, but the walls were basically
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Pull into the portico and the friendly bell staff will assist in unloading your cases. We arrived at midday and didn't expect our room to be ready. The bellhop stored our bags for us and asked if we needed a map or any directions. Nice, Newly renovated rooms quite spacious and
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Beware of what they call "the second part of check in". It's nothing but a scam to get you trapped to a time share presentation for Wyndham estates! They try and get you to do this for a voucher for free bus tour that we were told was redeemable at the same desk in the hotel.
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After visiting the wine country, we visited San Francisco again. SF is not that far away. The Donatello was a very nice hotel and the staff friendly. Location is the key here. It was great and we could walk to many places. It is located in the heart of the city. I would
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No, everywhere in SF you have to pay for parking. The Donatello charges you 30 dollars a night
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Hi no, There is many parking lots in the area but they are very expensive. you do have a parking lot in the hotel itself with a valet (it costs approximatlly 40$ a night including taxes)
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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$ 235 - US$ 474 (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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