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    The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier Collection

    524 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1102
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This place is a nice place to stay, given the rooms are tiny but this is expected in this type of town. The rooms have everything you need and it is well decked out. The staff are friendly and it is located right near union...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The location of the hotel and the accommodations there were very good. We were able to walk around Union Square, Chinatown, and visit many shops nearby. The hotel had an old world charm and the staff were friendly and very helpful. Room was small, but...More

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    Response from Ronnie N, Manager at The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier Collection

    Hello Mary Jane! Thank you very much for staying with us at The Cartwright Hotel Union Square and for your feedback. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us and you were able to take advantage of our awesome location here in Union...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This is a old hotel, they have these steam heaters and when I went it happened to be cooler so I needed this heater on. I didn't know it took over 30 minutes for these to turn on but even before that happens, you have...More

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    Response from Ronnie N, Manager at The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier Collection

    Hello. Thank you very much for staying with us at The Cartwright Hotel Union Square and for your review. I would like to apologize for the heater issues you had during your stay. I would like to get more details from you as this will...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Super pleasant and helpful staff. Perfect location, clean room and bathroom. Everything was very close. Bus tours are 5 minutes walking distance, union square as well, china town is 5-10 minutes walk, pier 39 is 25 minutes walking distance. The big problem for all hotels...More

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    Response from Ronnie N, Manager at The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier Collection

    Hello Kukic. Thank you so much for you review and for staying with us at The Cartwright Hotel Union Square. We are happy you enjoyed your stay as well as our perfect San Francisco location. You are correct we do not have onsite parking but...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Lovely two-night stay close to everything, charming, clean. A bit small, but normal for San Francisco. Parking is far and pricey so if you have car, it will be a negative, but, once again, this is typical of most hotels in large urban areas.More

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    Hello. Thank you so much for your feedback and for staying with us at The Cartwright Hotel Union Square. We are happy to hear you had a lovely 2 night stay with us. I will be sure to share this with our team. Have a...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$160 - US$365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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    angooredcow
    Good Morning, How do I get from San Jose International Airport (SJC) to your hotel? A simple, inexpensive mode of transportation will be appreciated. Thanks.
    19 April 2017|
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    Response from Steven V | Property representative |
    Hi angooredcow, Very expensive options include a taxi for 50 miles or supershuttle which wont be very cheap either ($105 to $125). There is Caltrain which is a train going from SJ to SF but you will have to take a free... More
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    Teresa L
    Have all the rooms been recently re-modeled or is it only ones on certain floors?
    28 March 2017|
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    Response from Ronnie N | Property representative |
    Hello Teresa. Thank you for reaching out. As of right now we have 4 floors that have been renovated. If you book please make sure you are booking a room with Deluxe furnishings to secure a renovated room. Please let us know... More
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    EnnCeeBee
    Hi - We're staying with you in a few weeks time - how do we go about using your airport shuttle service, please?
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from Steven V | Property representative |
    Hi EnnCeeBee, We do not have our own hotel shuttle. Any shuttle from San Francisco Airport will take you directly to our hotel and they range in price from $16 to $18 per person. We recommend guests take Go Lorries... More
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    "Just enjoy it for what it is."
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    "Ask for a quiet room away from Sutter St"
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    "Ask for recently renovated. We stayed in 802."
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    "Best way to get a good room is to stay at a different hotel"
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