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    The Kensington Park Hotel

    450 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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    Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

    Very nice hotel in a great location near Union Square. Lots of shopping and restaurants within walking distance. Great and attentive staff. Highly recommend and look forward to our next visit and stay.More

    Thank Laura H
    Response from Sue L, Assistant General Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 17 July 2017

    Dear Laura H, Thank you for taking your time to share your feedback with us on Trip Advisor. I will share your kind word with my staff and we can't wait for your next visit in the future. Thank you again for staying with us....More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Great room, unfortunately no bar and we were always out so missed the afternoon "sherry pours". Fantastically helpful concierge service. Free luggage storage. No complaints at all at this price. Would stay here again.

    Thank Flekkepete
    Response from Sue L, Assistant General Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 17 July 2017

    Dear Fiekkepete, Thank you for sharing your positive experience. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us but missed out our happy hours. We look forward to your next visit in our hotel again. Warm regards,

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Overall it was a decent hotel and you probably won't regret staying there. Good: - central location - room size - shower size - staff - wifi - comfy bed Bad - furniture a little bit tired (but nothing terrible!) - smell (smells a little...More

    Thank Lisa M
    Response from Sue L, Assistant General Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 17 July 2017

    Dear Lisa M, Thank you for taking your time to share your comments with us on Trip Advisor. I am glad to hear your enjoyed our hotel and appreciate the feedbacks on the areas that we can work on. We are actually going thru a...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    After going through one of the worst experiences of our lives at a nearby "hotel", the Kensington Park Hotel was heaven. From the moment we spoke on the phone with the guest representative to being escorted to our rooms by Mario, the attendant at the...More

    Thank Christine H
    Response from Sue L, Assistant General Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 6 July 2017

    Dear Christine H, Thank you for staying with us at Kensington Park Hotel. We are very happy to hear that you had a great experience and enjoyed your stay. I will share your kind words with Mario. We hope to see you again during your...More

    Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

    Excellent location. Extremely helpful staff. Room was excellent - pity we couldn't have stayed longer. With limited time, we asked Consierge if we could get a driver to give a private tour. Within the hour we had a fantastic bespoke tour. I cannot thank the...More

    Thank Jocksabroad
    Response from David I, Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 5 July 2017

    Dear Jocksabroad, Thank you for your detailed feedback. Pleased to hear that our staff and Concierge took care of all your requests quickly and professionally. We will share your wonderful comments with the entire team here. With the thousands of hotel rooms in the City,...More

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    • US$206 - US$398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #53 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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    paul w
    17 June 2017|
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    Response from David I | Property representative |
    Parking is Valet only at the hotel. Prices are $55 or $65 per 24 hour period depending on the size of your vehicle. Parking with the hotel does offer unlimited in and out per 24 hour period. There are numerous parking... More
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    6 March 2017|
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    Response from Magda K | Reviewed this property |
    No pool
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    6 March 2017|
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    Response from David I | Property representative |
    There is no Gym or pool available for Kensington Park Hotel guests. There is a gym with pool nearby for a daily fee....less than a block away.
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    "All rooms seem to be good."
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    "Some rooms adjoin together to form one large accommodation. Their restaurant Farallon is pricey but amazing."
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