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La Habra, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Flew up for a dinner party and didn’t check-in until midnight. Left around 6a for a flight. Staff was very welcoming and helpful, even at midnight. The woman working the desk that Saturday night was really exceptional. The room was well kept, but it is an old building and there is only so much they can do to create “charm”....

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Meadow Vista, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Delux King room was charming and spacious. We enjoyed the common area and breakfasts. Staff was very kind and knowledgable. The location is great- easy walk to so many restaurants and shops. It is an old hotel with some quirks, but if you're used to B and B's, you'll like it.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wow what a great place! We stayed in the luxury king room, and it was spacious and the bed incredibly comfortable! Everything from the bathrobes in the room, to the free delicious breakfast spread and wine reception in the evening, was perfect! I will definitely be stayed here again! Great location too.

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Minneapolis
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Everything about our stay at the White Swan Inn was great. The staff was all very friendly and helpful. The free refreshments throughout the day and complimentary happy hour and breakfast was very nice.

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Palm Desert
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

In San Francisco for our son's wedding. Had numerous family members staying at White Swan Inn. We were all very, very pleased. Friendly, helpful staff (especially with my 85 year old Mom who uses a walker). Nice, large, clean rooms. And a great value. We will definitely be back!

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for a few days following Christmas and could not have been more pleased with the staff and the location. The breakfast was good, our room was spacious and the fireplace was not only great ambiance but a good source of heat! We included the parking in our room rate, which seemed the best deal...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel was ground zero for my nephew's wedding. What a great choice! The hotel was charming. The location was ideal - right by Union Square and walking distance to the Ferry Building, Fisherman's Wharf and many other iconic San Francisco locations. The staff was friendly and helpful to a person. One member of our party was disabled and the...

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Aire
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I would normally never select this type of hotel for a business trip but there were few other options in SF during the JPM conference and a friend of mine had reserved an extra room which she gave to me. What a wonderful surprise and great choice. The staff was so friendly. Breakfast was very good. Rooms are spacious and...

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Southborough
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There is a large conference in Union Square each January and the traditional business hotels are always sold out. I have found the White Swan Inn to be a wonderful alternative and actually prefer it to the larger hotels with more amenities. It is very comfortable and cozy. I appreciate the breakfast and that it includes hot foods and protein-rich...

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We just arrived - warm welcome after an easy walk from the Powell River BART station. Incredibly attentive staff, accommodated our early arrival, thorough & delightful introduction to the hotel. Stay here!

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Michael S, Manager at White Swan Inn, responded to this review

Dear Karen D, We value your business and thank your for choosing us during your recent stay! We are delighted that to enjoyed your arrival experience and trust that you stay has been off to a tremendous start. Thanks for staying and Happy New Year! Warm regards, Michael Singleton Operations Manager

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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 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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With a crackling fireplace in all 26 guestrooms and suites, the White Swan Inn is a romantic small hotel in the Nob Hill/Union Square area. The White Swan Inn is a visually stunning tribute to the intimate hotels of London. Dark wood paneling, rich floral carpets, comfortable furniture and enchanting English art and collectables set the tone. All guests enjoy a generous breakfast buffet and evening wine and hors d'oeuvres served fireside in the parlor. You can also check out our sister hotel, Petite Auberge, just 20 feet away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White Swan Inn

Address: 845 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94108-3312
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Price Range: $335 - $657 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — White Swan Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
White Swan Hotel
White Swan San Francisco
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#7 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#9 Family Hotel in San Francisco
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“Try out the king room with gas fireplace, you will not be disappointed.”
 of 5 bubbles T7756TOpauls, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Not much difference between Deluxe & Luxury w. fireplaces. Note that rooms facing Bush can be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles KristerZ_13, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for quiet room Ours was very noisy but I was told it's just part of city”
 of 5 bubbles deborahf536, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room 41 with fireplace is nice to have”
 of 5 bubbles JohannesR640, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room on 2nd floor overlooking the fire escape and it offered a good night sleep. 2-3 blocks from Union Sq. so very well situated.”
 of 5 bubbles BrianG831, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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