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    The Donatello

    501 Post Street, cross street - Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-1228
    +1 866-723-9878
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    5/11/2017Check In 6/11/2017Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
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    • Average6%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “top floor” (249 reviews)
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had 3 to the room, and it was larger than we imagined. Our 3rd was on a pull out bed, and they reported it was comfortable (as comfortable as pull out beds can be, anyway). Check in service was great - Front Desk and...More

    Thank Doodlemeyer
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Hotel Donatello is a modern hotel well located within easy walking distance of Union Square and other attractions. Situated at 501 Post Street ( corner Mason Street ) the hotel is close to restaurants, transport, shopping etc. The lobby/ reception area is not overly spacious...More

    Thank Trevor B
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I stayed at the Donatello 6 months ago with my sister. My husband and I traveled to San Francisco this time and I knew the Donatello would be a great place for us to stay again. We stayed on a Tuesday evening, checked in late...More

    Thank Jessica H
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I wish I didn't have to write this review. We spent 3 nights at the Donatello - our 4th stay there. The staff remains excellent: every one of tbem. Great attitudes and very helpful. The location, of course unchanged, is great. The room was spacious....More

    1  Thank tejo42
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    What a great location, a mere block from Union Square. The service we experienced was polite and helpful from all members of the team. We found the 'The Donatello' a very comfortable hotel to stay at - it was very clean. The views were not...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 169 - US$ 412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #25 Family Hotel in San Francisco
    • #29 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
    • #30 Green Hotel in San Francisco
    • #54 Business Hotel in San Francisco
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 94
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    • Union Square
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    • Donatello San Francisco
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    Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
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    locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
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    34blackjack
    10 October 2017|
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    Response from RTPinCT | Reviewed this property |
    I have no idea. You would be better off checking directly with the place where you are staying.
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    sres88
    4 October 2017|
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    Response from JamesJasper | Reviewed this property |
    I do not recall for sure, but I believe it's $150.
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    Riston B
    9 September 2017|
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    Response from JamesJasper | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. We have had two guests on the sofa bed before. It is comfortable for a sofa bed. Please be aware, however, that when the bed is pulled out, there is not a lot of distance between the regular bed corner and the sofa... More
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    "We were happy with room 1117"
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    "Our 10th floor room facing Post St. noisy; ask if other side of building is quieter."
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    "Fifth floor rooms have patio access."
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    "Ask for an upper floor. Streets below can be noisy at night."
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