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Hampshire, England
Reviewed 15 October 2013

A perfect location being only 1.5 blocks from the BART railway station with direct trains to the airport. A similar distance from the Cable Car turntable/start with an intermediate car stop almost outside. Union Square is about 2 blocks away. The hotel is surrounded by shops, bars and restaurants with the nearest being only a few paces away We had...

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Domitille M, General Manager at Hotel Union Square, responded to this review

Dear Mike48, We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had a good time in San Francisco. Our hotel has a lot of different room types and features, we always try to accommodate our guests as best as we can. Maybe we will have the pleasure to have you again next time you are in...

Los Angeles, California, USA
Reviewed 11 October 2013

This hotel was in a great location and within walking distance of many shops and restaurants. Public transportation was within a five minute walk. Our room was on the 5th floor with a view of the street below. The hotel staff was very eager to please and couldn't have asked for a better experience. I would definitely stay at this...

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Domitille M, General Manager at Hotel Union Square, responded to this review

Dear Makenna121, Thank you for letting us know how pleased you were of your stay at Hotel Union Square, I will let the staff know that you were very pleased with them too. Positive comments from our guests really brightens our day. We hope to have you back soon next time you stay in San Francisco.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 October 2013

my family and I stayed here in September 2013. The hotel is located in a very central area especially for tourists, cable cars right outside the door. All the staff are very helpful. The coffee in the mornings and wine hour in the evening are a great touch. The rooms are a good size. I would definitely recommend this hotel...

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Domitille M, General Manager at Hotel Union Square, responded to this review

Dear TInaB2803, How pleasant it is to know that we made your stay a delightful one! I am happy that you were able to enjoy our wine hour and the live music from 5pm to 6pm. Hotel Union Square is located in the center of everything and it seems that you really took advantage of all the possibilities it offers...

Petaluma, California
Reviewed 10 October 2013

I have stayed at this property a number of times and find it a port of refuge amidst the clamor of Union Square and all things (all night) San Francisco. Ina building replete with original brick and quiet carpeted corridors that bespeak of a civility of calm and respect, I love the bathrooms and their understated modernity that offers both...

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Domitille M, General Manager at Hotel Union Square, responded to this review

Dear Alpssmile, Thank you so much for your kind words about Hotel Union Square and the pleasure you have staying with us. It is very touching. I hope you will be able to come back soon to offer you another great experience. Kind regards

Hernando, Mississippi
Reviewed 10 October 2013

My husband and I stayed here Sept 14-18 for our 30th anniversary. When he let them know what the occasion was in advance, they upgraded our room and left a nice bottle of wine for us! The staff was outstanding, especially Jewel who was extremely friendly and helpful with directions and suggestions. The location is great-stores and restaurants within walking...

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Dear Jan C, Thank you so much for choosing Hotel Union Square to celebrate your 30th anniversary, we are so happy my team and I to have been able to contribute in making that date an unforgettable one. I will convey your kind words about Jewel to him, he will be delighted to know that you enjoyed his service. We...

Surrey
Reviewed 8 October 2013

We have just spent 3 nights at Hotel Union Square, wanted to stay 5 but they were fully booked. The location is excellent on Powell Street with the fascinating sounds of the cable cars and the atmosphere of a lively city. We had a room at the back which was newly decorated quite large for a city hotel and with...

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Domitille M, General Manager at Hotel Union Square, responded to this review

Dear Pennybobs, Thank you for taking the time of leaving a comment on Trip Advisor, I wish that we had been able to extend your stay with us, it looks like you had a great time in our Sleep and Soak room. I would like to apologize for that missed wake up call and let you know that the matter...

Medford, Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 October 2013

I liked this hotel a lot. The location was awesome for visiting San Francisco and the rooms were a good size for the area. We had an ADA room, so the bathroom was huge! The staff were very nice and helpful, they were able to take care of anything we asked for. The room itself was awesome, it had a...

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Domitille M, General Manager at Hotel Union Square, responded to this review

Dear Tyrealhsm, Thanks a lot for your very nice comment and also for letting us know about the areas that needs improvement. We are happy that you had a nice stay in San Francisco with us and we hope that you will return to Hotel Union Square for your next trip to this beautiful city. Kind regards,

Los Angeles
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Also a member of the Personality Hotels Chain, like its sister hotel Diva, this one is in fact better and a bit larger, though it is situated right next to a budget steakhouse. It is on one of the active and commercial streets, Powell. (1 block down you can grab the famed Powell Street cable car). The rooms are good...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 October 2013

Brilliant hotel, great location. We were upgraded to a "Giants Suite" and that was awesome!! Thank you. Very wheelchair friendly. Helpful at the desk. Make sure you go to "Tad's Steakhouse" right next door. Delicious, friendly and each time we ate there was yummy.

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Dear HeretoHelp Y, We are so glad that you had a great experience staying with us and that you enjoyed our Dugout Suite, lots of fun isn't it? I am very happy to hear that you felt comfortable in the hotel with a wheel chair. This is an old building but we are trying our best to make things easy...

Reviewed 2 October 2013

Staff very kind and helpful, specially Tom and Alex. Hotel isvery well located, just one block from Market Street. The bath sink a little bit too small, but the room I stayed was spacious and comfortable. I will certainly stay there in my next stay!

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Staying in Union Square

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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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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Hotel Union Square

Address: 114 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-2204
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Price Range: ₹ 11,370 - ₹ 32,544 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Union Square 3.5*
Number of rooms: 131
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#43 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#73 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for rooms not facing street, they're quiter”
 of 5 bubbles morn_c2017, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you're bothered by noise I'd suggest you bring your earplugs, most likely for all rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Super593, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Choose this hotel if you do not want to sleep”
 of 5 bubbles EadaYeoh, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you get a suite or larger room.”
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 of 5 bubbles 212sherih, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I was in the 6th floor and it was great! ZERO noise!”
 of 5 bubbles 859kathyam, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
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