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Clift Hotel San Francisco

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Like all the hotels in the Morgans Hotel Group, this one offers great service in a trendy environ. The staff is helpful and accommodating. The lobby bar/lounge is a hot spot on weekend nights. It's only a short Uber ride away to all of the downtown SF/waterfront sights.

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

I am so pleased that you enjoyed our Bar and that the friendly and attentive service from our staff stood out in your experience. Our guest's satisfaction is our top priority and I am so happy that we hit the mark with your stay!

Harpenden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Great floor staff, friendly and accommodating. Management professional but not as warm as the rest of the team. Very convenient location especially for shopping and nights out. More suited to younger crowds and party goers rather than families with young children as the walls are not very sound proof as previously mentioned by other reviewers. Decor getting tired and could...

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

I am happy to see that you enjoy the location and the friendliness of our staff here at Clift! We are in the process of working on several projects to update our rooms. Thank you for taking the time to provide your constructive feedback.

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Two stand out team members will be the main reason we go back to Clift! Jessica and her team at the check-in/reception desk were so welcoming - she even arranged for us to check in a bit early when my husband and I got into the city sooner than expected...on TWO occasions :) After a little research of the city,...

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Our employees truly are our greatest assets and I am so pleased that two of our wonderful staff members were able to creating lasting impressions for you. Thank you for sharing your experience and I look forward to welcoming you back to Clift soon!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 June 2015

The public areas of the Clift Hotel are in perpetual twilight, in other words, it's always dark. The lobby is dark, the halls are dark, the elevator is dark. If you pull back the curtains and let the light in, would it be like Mrs. Haverisham's in "Great Expectations" except revealing one would see a hotel that was once trendy....

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Clift is celebrating its centennial this year and with such a momentous occasion comes some wonderful changes. Look for updates in the lobby and rooms in the new year. We like to think of ourselves as iconic and although you may not see the appeal in the classic, and yes trendy, design, many other guests truly enjoy the look and...

San Luis Obispo, California
Reviewed 8 June 2015

We stay in SF quite frequently and found the Clift to be everything we want when we come to the city. Friendly help, great room (worth the climb to the 17th floor). The bed was one of the most comfortable beds I have ever slept in. I will definitely book at this property again.

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Your comfort is our top priority and I am pleased to see we hit the mark with your stay. The only bad thing about our beds is having to get out of them in the morning! Thanks for your comments and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

I visited San Fran for both business and pleasure. As soon as I got to town I was able to check - in right away. It was really nice hotel. Unfortunately, I didn't get a chance to enjoy as much as I would've liked. I didn't get back to my hotel until early morning. Upon check in, I provided ID...

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

What a lovely review. Thank you so much for your feedback and I am pleased to see that you enjoyed your time with us. I truly appreciate the time you took to share your experience and we truly look forward to welcoming you back to Clift on your next visit to San Francisco!

Moreno Valley, California
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Nice contemporary hotel. Rooms are very clean. What makes it more recommendable is the location. Within the downtown area, close to shopping and cable car in walking distance. Parking is somewhat expensive, but it is San Francisco downtown. We enjoyed staying there. It is easy to escape with your own car for tours to Golden Gate Bridge, GG Park and...

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay, including our premier location. As you mentioned, we are steps away from great shopping and the infamous cable cars. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Sydney
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

Best place to stay in SF in my option. Staff really friendly and there is always something going on at the Cliff. It's conveniently located near Union Square and it's just a short walk to the Ferry Building. If u ask nicely u may get free drink passes for the Red Room.

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thanks for the Awesome Review!!! I am so pleased you are a fan of Clift and truly look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reno
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Wonderful recent stay at the Clift. From the very friendly and helpful front desk person, who upgraded our room, to the very spacious room with a nice view, everything was top notch. Modern vibe in lobby area. And reasonable (for San Francisco) rate. And easy walking distance to Union Square/Market St area. Will definitely stay here again.

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

I am delighted to hear that our Desk Agent made you feel welcomed and was able to provide an upgrade for your stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Lund, Sweden
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Overall it was a very nice stay. I really sleeped well and liked being able to work in the morning and then have a cup of tea in the lobby before I had to leave for the days tasks. On the minus side: I could sometimes here noises from the room next to mine through the door. Some kind of...

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for both your positive and constructive feedback. We truly appreciate your suggestions and concerns and will take actions to rectify them. We do have disinfectant spray in the gym that was perhaps being replenished at the time. I have personally ensured that it is available to guests.

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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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An inspired fusion of old-world hotel elegance with distinctly contemporary energy and glamour, the nearly century-old CLIFT’s modern and daring sense of diversity perfectly captures the city’s spirit. Steps from Union Square shopping and the legendary Nob Hill, CLIFT is perfectly located for sightseeing, shopping and socializing. Designed by Philippe Starck, the soaring lobby contains one of the most eclectic furniture collections in all of California ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clift Hotel San Francisco

Address: 495 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-1222
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Price Range: $319 - $663 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clift Hotel San Francisco 4*
Number of rooms: 372
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San Francisco Clift Hotel
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#27 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#40 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#42 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
#49 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#64 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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