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Clift Hotel San Francisco

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Missouri City, Texas
Reviewed 18 May 2015

This hotel is very well managed and the location is great. My room was very quiet, well stocked, and I enjoyed my stay very much. The lobby is unique and there is security on site at night as well. The hotel is very close to many shops, bars, and BART.

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

I am always so pleased to hear when a guest has a great experience and I thank you for sharing yours!

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 18 May 2015

My first impression of the Clift was good. We were greeted by polite and professional staff. The lobby was quite dark but cozy. The rooms where spacy although a bit old fashion. Old fashion is still good fashion, i liked the room. The room was clean, had lots of space and closets to stow away the clothes and shoes. The...

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. We hope to welcome you back again.

San Diego, California
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Overall a good experience for our family. Very courteous, polite, and helpful service by staff. The location is perfect for those who wish to have dining, shops and public transportation close by. The room was very clean and spacious. They let us check our luggage in after we had checked out to give us flexibility between check out time and...

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

Thank you for your wonderful comments! I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 17 May 2015

We had a very short stay and wished we had a few more days. The hotel is great and you want to have the time to explore everything and hit the bar/restaurants. Loved the great coffee service in the lobby each morning as well!

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

We wish you could have stayed longer too!! We are thrilled to hear you had a great time and look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

The Clift is one of the most iconic hotels in America. If the walls could talk they'd write a novel. Service is impeccable and the bar scene is one of the best in SF. See you next time I'm back in town!

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

And it would be a best seller!!! These walls have seen it all, there is never a dull moment when people are having fun! Thanks for the great review and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 14 May 2015

so, i booked this reservation very last minute, at 5:00 pm the same day of my stay. i was lucky to reserve the last room. i was going to see thunder down under at cobbs and wanted to stay overnight so i can make it to work the next morning. it was so easy from check in to service, this...

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

I am so happy we were able to get you in with us last minute too! I bet the show was a blast and couldn't be more pleased that your hotel experience matched the delight of the event.

Burlington, Washington
Reviewed 14 May 2015

I wanted to stay in a good part of town; always do in big cities. It was good. Friendly staff. Even the taxi man told us all the good things about organic farming; he was correct! we are oranic farmers; kinda cool to hear the perspective.

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. We hope to welcome you back again.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 May 2015

from the rooms to the service to the location absolutely everything was great! u would definitely stay there again. it is slightly pricey, but the convenience of the location made it worth it. one down side was the cost of valet parking, but i think this is the case anywhere in san fran

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

Thank you for such wonderful comments! We very much look forward to welcoming you back and providing many more great experiences.

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Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

We were based here for four nights at the start of our road trip holiday. It is the perfect location for Fisherman's Wharf, Alcatraz, Coit Tower, Golden Gate Bridge and high end shops and restaurants in Union Square. We walked to a number of places but the bridge and Golden Gate Park did require a taxi. We had a lovely...

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Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. We hope to welcome you back again.

Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

Comfortable, clean, and friendly. Within walking distance of everything! I'm grateful for the experience I shared with my son there. Compliments to all the staff who were helpful and kind. Even though there were some things I would change, it's not necessary to say anything negative.

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Celebrating Mother's Day is one of our favorite things to do here at Clift and I am so pleased we were able to help you and your son celebrate your special day.

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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: $302 - $679 (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
#39 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
#39 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#49 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#64 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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