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Caracas, Venezuela
Reviewed 12 February 2012

I stayed at the Vertigo for 6 nights begingen Jan 2012. It was my first time in SF and so I looked for a quite central place to stay. Locationwise the Vertigo is placed in a area which is kind of emerging. You will still find a couple folks you don't want to meet but as I understood homless people...

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new york
Reviewed 7 February 2012

I stayed at the hotel for four nights in January. I arrived late after a horrible flight (4 hours late). The hotel staff quickly checked me in, the room was perfect. The neighborhood is very convenient for downtown and buses, also, a real plus in San Francisco, is that the street the hotel is on is not up a very...

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2Thank 1005jerome
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 3 February 2012

I came to San Fransisco in the off season (December) Hotel Vertigo was a very nice, hip and clean spot to lay our head for the night. It was super cool, the location in relation to Union Square was awesome! There are some great little restaurants in the neighbourhood. I have recommended this hotel to friends. I will add that...

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3Thank CalgaryStacks
Pittsburgh
Reviewed 28 January 2012

This trip I was looking for budget prices and I'm always looking for a convenient location, and Vertigo was the winner. We had a "petite queen" which was really not that small. 4-6 feet on 3 sides of the bed plus a walk-in closet - I unloaded stuff we wouldn't need daily on the huge top shelf. Desk, fridge, and...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 25 January 2012

I thought the hotel overall was enjoyable and would probably come back. The location is close enough to the square without being right next store to all the congestion and high traffic. Our room was on the third floor street side, which surprisingly didn't hear much noise from the city. A lot of people complain that the walls are super...

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Culver City, California
Reviewed 19 January 2012

I had booked six rooms for a wedding and had confirmed that we could have two beds in three of the rooms. When we arrived, we were unable to get two beds in any of the rooms, they were just not available. I had talked to someone at the hotel and had their name, but, they still couldn't honor my...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 19 January 2012

Needed to go to San Fran for a few days for business and a little pleasure. Didn't want to spend a lot on a hotel but definitely refused to stay in a budget motel. So I researched all the hotels in the area and read all the reviews and chose this one. It was perfect for what I needed. The...

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5Thank moonshark7
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2012

I stayed in the Hotel Vertigo for 3 nights in what was a very busy weekend for the entire city of San Francisco. The first thing that stood out for me was that I got to the hotel long before the check-in time. I arrived at about 11 and their check-in is at about 3 (I think). I spoke with...

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2Thank TheBDJ
UK
Reviewed 17 January 2012

a very basic hotel. location is good and a short walk to downtown and the cable cars. staff were mostly friendly, but at times seemed not to care or look like they wanted to be there. the breakfast box was simple, but ok- orange juice, an apple, a yoghurt and a pastry. a bit of variety would have been nice....

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 16 January 2012

Not the best neighborhood, but close to downtown! The room was ok, but on new years eve our toilet didn't flush anymore. They could solve the problem so we had to use the toilets in the lobby. At least the toilet worked on the next day again. The staff was not friendly at all. We asked about good restaurants nearby...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Vertigo is a 102-room boutique hotel that is renowned for its simplicity and admired for its unique character. Recently renovated, this non-smoking hotel playfully feeds off the Hitchcock's classic movie, "Vertigo." With rich wood furnishings highlighted with cream and orange accents, it is well suited for vacationers, families, and business travellers alike.Situated in the lower Nob Hill pocket of downtown San Francisco, the convenient location provides easy access to many of the city's top attractions and destinations. Just steps away from Cable Cars, Union Square and the major shopping and theater districts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Vertigo

Address: 940 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109-6025 (Formerly York Hotel)
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: ₹ 11,333 - ₹ 25,671 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Vertigo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
Vertigo Hotel San Francisco
York Hotel San Francisco
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#58 Green Hotel in San Francisco
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