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Inn at the Opera

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08/05/2017 09/05/2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Inn at the Opera for a week, and we were not that happy with this property. I had to ask daily for shampoo, conditioner and body wash( we have traveled in a lot of countries and never felt that I have had to beg for these basic items ) we also asked for clean sheet's after...

1Thank Annculph
New York
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Recently stayed for four nights. We were disappointed with a few items. The portable heater in our room sounded like a jet taking off. When we asked for a replacement they said they would check but never got back to us. The complimentary breakfast was lovely when we learned about it on our last morning. The staff never informed us...

2Thank Kathy L
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed four nights at this boutique hotel close to the Hayes district in San Francisco. All the positives...lovely comfy bed, great location with easy to access transport (San Francisco public transport is absolutely terrific), nice complimentary breakfast and freshly baked cookies in the afternoon. Although our room was tiny it was well laid out with its own bathroom plus...

2Thank Janice M
Coral Springs, Florida
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

The ONLY thing we enjoyed about this boutique hotel is the location. The front desk staff was pleasant enough when approached, but disinterested for the most part. Bare minimum amenities, plus we had to ask for replacements (shampoo, towels) more than once. It would have been depressing if we spent more time in the tiny rooms. Nice neighborhood with plenty...

1Thank JoKap120
Devin F, Manager at Inn at the Opera, responded to this review

Hello JoKap120. Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us. We read each review and strive to improve our services with the information provided. I appreciate your feedback and will review your comments with our management team. Thank you, again.

Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed for five days. Our room was a studio that was smaller than most hotel rooms. In essence, they took a small hotel room and ripped out the closet to put in a tiny kitchenette. A tiny cabinet served as a closet and chest. It was so small that we never bothered to unpack. A plus...

2Thank Botline
Devin F, Manager at Inn at the Opera, responded to this review

Hello Botline. I'm sorry that your stay didn't meet your expectations. I appreciate your comments about the room size, as well as, am happy to read your kind words about our service. Our Associates are our most valuable resource and they truly care about our Owners and Guests. Thank you, again, for taking time to review us.

Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We come to SF every year for an extended weekend in Sept or Oct, and since we use our timeshare, we always stay at either the Inn at the Opera or The Donatello. Both have their good points but the Inn at the Opera wins out for the staff and the quiet at night. The rooms are comfortable and clean,...

2Thank Kai T
Devin F, Manager at Inn at the Opera, responded to this review

Hello Kai T. Thank you for your review of the Inn and your recent stay. We're happy that you enjoy visiting us and it seems like you know all the 'hot spots' to visit while you're here. We're continually looking for ways to make someone's stay the best it can be, and I will work with the other managers in...

Reviewed 15 September 2016

It is a rare experience to be able to stay in a place that lives and breathes history yet with modern comforts in this bustling and beautiful city. This is a boutique hotel located in the arts district of San Francisco- 5 minutes walk from the Symphony Hall

Thank Junespain
Devin F, Manager at Inn at the Opera, responded to this review

Hello Junespain. Thank you for your kind review of the Inn. We definitely are in a perfect location for art lovers with so many wonderful theaters and museums so close by. The Inn is a beautiful historic building and we are continually looking for ways to maintain the historical ambiance, and at the same time, provide the modern conveniences that...

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Good location if you walk out the front door and turn left - Hayes Valley gentrified area with cute upscale restaurants and shopping and a nice bakery. Out the door to the right are homeless unfortunates that we all sympathize with..... This is near City Hall, not near downtown which may be a consideration. Great proximity to Asian Art Museum,...

2Thank TomFromHongKong
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We exchanged our timeshare for a week in San Francisco in order to visit family there. What a surprise to find a room like a postage stamp. The window rattled all night, and there wasn't any heat. They finally fixed the window on the third day and brought us a space heater. Despite the room, we had fun exploring the...

Thank Kduncan702
Abbotsford, Canada
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I stayed at the Inn last week the night before I departed San Francisco. It's a very quaint boutique style hotel which is more like a B & B. The rooms are very small but the bathroom was huge. I was pleasantly surprised that there was a microwave and fridge and the complimentary bag of popcorn was a nice touch!...

Thank poppet2015

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Staying in Hayes Valley

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Hayes Valley
Chock full of designer boutiques, art galleries, funky shoe stores, and great restaurants, it’s hard to imagine Hayes Valley once languished in the shadow of a major freeway. Its removal allowed for the creation of an attractive boulevard on Octavia Street with a community park at its center and dozens of trendy businesses to satisfy visitors looking for a stylish respite.
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Inn at the Opera is located in the Civic Center area of San Francisco and features a prime location with a European-style, bed and breakfast ambiance where performing arts lovers and artists converge. Located just steps away from many venues including the Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall, Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco Opera, San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center and the SF Jazz Center, the Inn at the Opera is your gateway to all the finest cultural activities that San Francisco has to offer. Relax in elegantly appointed rooms that are tastefully decorated with antique European furnishings and includes high speed Internet access. Enjoy our daily continental breakfast, served 7:00am - 10:00am, and includes fresh fruit, bagels, muffins, croissants, cereals, juices and coffee. For your convenience, limited valet parking is available (based on availability), at a cost of $31.92 (includes tax), per 24 hour period, and is available from 7:00am - 11:00pm with in and out privileges during those hours. For an unforgettable dining experience or pre/post show drinks, located inside the hotel is Pläj Restaurant (pronounced Play). Recognized as one of San Francisco's best, Pläj is a celebration of local and seasonal ingredients, inspired by the rustic flavors and simple elegance of Scandinavian cuisine. Reservations are highly recommended. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn at the Opera

Address: 333 Fulton Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Hayes Valley
Price Range: $252 - $428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Inn at the Opera 3.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Inn At The Opera Hotel San Francisco
Hotel At The Opera
At The Opera Hotel
Hotel Style:
#56 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#64 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#69 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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“My room had no view, but this does not bother me.”
mattI854US, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Back room is a little bit quieter, but no view. Do not take the 2nd floor back room because it will be right above the restaurant.”
dcn222, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Request room above second floor or you will hear piped music from restaurant and lobby below from 7 am to 10:30-11 pm”
Kathy984, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you need a large room choose a more expensive room.”
thewhart, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were on the 6th floor, it was quiet. Lift so that was not a problem.”
SharonS918, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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