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Stanford Court San Francisco

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived early at the hotel in the morning and the friendly staff was able to check us in but had to wait for our room. I knew we were too early so she suggested we leave our bags in the secure bag room. It wasn't too long before we received at call informing our room was ready. We got...

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Michael B, General Manager at Stanford Court San Francisco, responded to this review

Dear Guest- Thank you for the review! I am excited to hear that you found our staff helpful and responsive! I will let our team know of your great comments! I'm glad you enjoyed our central location. I agree, we have several fun and memorable attractions in the area. We look forward to seeing you again at the Stanford Court...

Heywood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We booked a room with a partial view which was a little more, but it was well worth it. Being at the top of a very long, steep hill, the views are pretty good :) The cable car runs by but ear plugs are provided, we had our own so used them most nights. The hotel has lots of nice...

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Michael B, General Manager at Stanford Court San Francisco, responded to this review

Dear Guest- Thank you for the wonderful review of your stay! I'm happy you enjoyed our comfortable beds and trendy decor! We really appreciate your positive comments regarding our staff. We strive for excellence! Please be sure to stay with us again in the near future! Warm Regards!

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Located in nob hill only a couple of minutes walk to union square this hotel is in a great location. Reception very helpful. Room we had on the 7th floor was massive with 2 bathrooms, bedroom with very comfortable bed and lounge area. Some road noise but to be expected anywhere you stay in downtown San Francisco. Fantastic for the...

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Michael B, General Manager at Stanford Court San Francisco, responded to this review

Dear Guest- Thank you for your review on your recent stay with us! I am always happy to know when we have a satisfied guest. Thanks for your comments regarding our reception! I'm glad they were able to help you with what you needed. We can't wait to host you again on your next visit!

Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Located on Nob Hill in a beautiful area. Im sorry to say this hotel needs updating. Half the hotel appears to be closed off. The lobby has almost no natural light and very low ceilings making it feel claustrophobic. Carpeting needs replacing. Rooms are nice and staff are great.

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Michael B, General Manager at Stanford Court San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. While we are in the planning stages for a renovation that will commence in 2017, not much can be done about low ceilings! Our lobby is actually spacious and energetic and full of wonderful staff members who are focused on keeping our guests happy and feeling at home! Half the...

Germantown
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This is great location on Powell and convenient for many places (but remember it's very hilly in San Francisco and they are on a steep one) Rooms are nice but could do with a little modernization. They were spacious for SF and better than many of the surrounding branded hotels. Breakfast buffet was quirky and expensive for what you got...

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Michael B, General Manager at Stanford Court San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. We are planning a renovation that will commence in early 2017 and many of the odd nuances found in our historic building will be addressed. Our buffet is nearly entirely organic and actually a good value when compared to similar offerings at neighboring hotels. The food is extremely fresh as...

Berlin
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I was checking in here after a 14 hour flight, so I booked and paid for the night before to ensure the room would be ready for early check-in. So when I approached the front desk at 7am, I was expecting them to welcome me. Instead an unfriendly staff person told me I could not be checking in as they...

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Michael B, General Manager at Stanford Court San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. We're sorry about any confusion and frustration that we caused you.

Jemez Pueblo
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Loved this boutique hotel. Arrived early hoping for early check-in and it was not a problem. Lobby and entry were very inviting, staff very hospitable. Loved how hotel used iPads for everything and had many Macs for guests to use. Beds and pillows were on the soft side, but am sure that other guests like that. Thank you.

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Michael B, General Manager at Stanford Court San Francisco, responded to this review

Dear Guest- Thank you for the positive review of our hotel! I'm always please to hear our guests loved our property and staff! We are glad to know you found our Ipads useful and our beds top notch! Please be sure to stay with us again in the near future!

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Stayed here for 4 nights in August. Excellent location in a very good neighbourhood. Its on a steep hill as to be expected in SF but there are cable cars running right outside the front of the hotel to Union Square and the Financial district. Food was quite expensive but we found a lovely local diner called Roxanne's for breakfast...

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Michael B, General Manager at Stanford Court San Francisco, responded to this review

Dear Guest- We are happy to hear about your 4 day stay with us! We always love hearing when our guests enjoy the cable cars out front and the local diners! Our staff is hard working and I will let them know about your positive comments! Do stay with us again in the future!

Lawrence, United States
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Great location, excellent staff and customer service. Early check-in was no problem. Very comfy beds, no issues with noise. Would definitely stay at Stanford court again, very pleased with our experience!

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Michael B, General Manager at Stanford Court San Francisco, responded to this review

Dear Guest- Thank you for such a kind review of our hotel,I'm delighted to know you enjoyed our comfortable rooms. Thanks for the compliments regarding our staff. I will let them know about your comments. We welcome you back to the Stanford Court at anytime!

Minneapolis
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The hotel management was very willing to work with us to accommodate our ~100 travelers. They worked with us to arrive at a policy to accommodate our needs and were very understanding and easy to work with.

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Michael B, General Manager at Stanford Court San Francisco, responded to this review

Dear Guest- Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay at our hotel! We are always happy to hear our staff members were able to accommodate large groups with top quality customer service! I'm happy to hear we were able to meet your needs. Please come back and visit us soon!

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Staying in Nob Hill

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Nob Hill
Swanky and stylish, Nob Hill sits in the heart of the city and is home to amazing architecture and views. The hike to the top can be a challenging workout for those who forego a cable car ride, but they will be rewarded with some of the city’s most beautiful architecture adorning its peak. Originally populated with mansions after the Gold Rush, most if not all were devastated in the 1906 earthquake and fire that followed. Luckily all is not lost; storied hotels and Grace Cathedral surround Huntington Park. Having a drink or dinner while taking in the sunset and views at the "top of the Mark" is tough to beat.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stanford Court San Francisco is fresh, fashionable and at the center of everything savvy visitors want to see and do. Enjoy sweeping views of the city, the bay and the majestic Golden Gate Bridge from our convenient location atop historic Nob Hill. Discover the best of San Francisco's charm and character while enjoying our contemporary boutique hotel as your home base.An ideal location, we are conveniently situated in Nob Hill close to premier shopping, dining, and attractions in Union Square. We are steps to the historic cable cars, a short walk to Chinatown, Fisherman's Wharf, Union Square and the Ferry Building.393 newly-renovated rooms and suites, offering cool, contemporary accommodations. Three cable car lines running directly in front of the hotel, waiting to whisk you to San Francisco’s hottest neighborhoods and landmarks ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stanford Court San Francisco

Address: 905 California Street, Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA 94108-2201 (Formerly Renaissance San Francisco Stanford Court Hotel)
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Nob Hill
Price Range: $279 - $590 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Stanford Court San Francisco 4*
Number of rooms: 393
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Also Known As:
Renaissance Stanford Court Hotel San Francisco
Renaissance Hotel San Francisco
Renaissance San Francisco
San Francisco Renaissance
Hotel Style:
#24 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#26 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#29 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
#33 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#40 Family Hotel in San Francisco
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“Beware of the daily hotel fee charged upon check-out.”
joenkristi, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“There are 8 floors -- the higher ones have better views.”
tortolatart, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“The inside facing rooms are a little quieter, but I'd always pick an outside facing room to view the city.”
Gus_Lindholm, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ask for an interior room away from the cable car noises at night.”
barnegatb2014, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Interior (non-view) rooms are quieter, off the busy streets. Located on 2 cable car lines, California Street and Powell Street.”
ANonyMouse45, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
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