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    Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

    1500 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109-4606
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    “van ness” (123 reviews)
    “cable car” (259 reviews)
    “polk st” (35 reviews)
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    All reviews van ness cable car polk st california line fisherman's wharf corner room outdoor pool california street public transport muni pass day pass high floor bus stop stayed here for nights room key hotel restaurant golden gate civic center parking garage per night
    Reviewed 24 October 2013

    Don't be put off by the exterior or the modest lobby, it is an excellent hotel. Fantastically appointed rooms. Especially if you have a high cornet room the views are spectacular. The push button black out blinds are perfect. Spotlessly clean. Very friendly and efficient...More

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    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

    First of all, it’s fantastic to hear that your room was spotless and the Front Desk was friendly and efficient. Our team here works quite hard and they truly want to please. I’m also just as big of a fan of those cool new electric...More

    Reviewed 19 October 2013

    We found the location of this hotel to be very good,if you want to walk to Pier 39 it will take you about 45 mins.and most of the rest is walkable too.The buses stop right outside the hotel so it is all very easy.Good clean...More

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    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

    That’s a great review of the staff and coffee maker. I also like how well those units work for both coffee and tea. Thank you for sharing how pleasant and helpful the team is here. They work hard and will appreciate your comments.

    Reviewed 16 October 2013

    We stayed here as part of an organised tourgroup. We'd stayed in other Holiday Inns on this tour but this one is worth mentioning. Because it was a part of a pre-paid tour, we can't comment on pricing. Holiday Inns all offer similar amenities and...More

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    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

    And that's why that restaurant is internationally famous! You provided so many great suggestions. I couldn't recommend those passes better than you did. They're great. Please come back and see us again.

    Reviewed 15 October 2013

    This was our first visit to the U.S. and it wont be our last. San Francisco is wonderful and this hotel is well located at a cable car terminus and not far from the main attractions. The gift shop sells the cable car tickets. The...More

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    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

    It's always reassuring to hear that the Front Desk was receptive to your needs and helped you change rooms. You pointed out some important details about the rooms. We have a few different types of accessible rooms depending on the needs. Some, like yours, provide...More

    Reviewed 14 October 2013

    Stayed here for 2 nights last month. We had a room on the 22nd floor with lovely views over the west of the city. The room was clean, large and had a nice en suite with lovely coconut smelling toileteries. There are coffee making facilities...More

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    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

    It makes my day to read your comments about the clean rooms and easy reception process. I especially like the honesty about the breakfast restaurant. It's perfectly reasonable to enjoy the food and service but chose other options for a variety of reasons. Thank you.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    Benji67Dublin
    I see on the hotel website that the pool is under renovation. When will it re-open?
    4 March 2017|
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    Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry the pool was open when we stayed there. You can contact them by email and ask the question, if your unable to call. Even if it's not open when you stay there is plenty of things to do near by.
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    L Bliss T
    Is there a parking lot near by?
    17 February 2017|
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    Response from OrionsBelt12345 | Reviewed this property |
    There are quite a few parking garages around. Yes, the hotel does have its own garage and it's very convenient. But, it's $40 per night plus tax!!. Highway robbery.
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    Not_Santa
    Hi, I have a reservation in the hotel for end of February and I would like to know if hotel swimming pool is heated? Thanks!
    13 February 2017|
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    Response from travelpilot65 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes I do believe it was. Water was warm.
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    Room Tips
    "Room on poolside with great city view"
    ValleycoastOneTravel, 3 days agoRead review
    "Floor 20 or above"
    John J, 12 days agoRead review
    "Even numbered rooms, higher floors have a great view of Russian Hill and the city"
    PamikeG, 18 days agoRead review
    "ask for a corner room for a great view"
    mccannbag, 1 month agoRead review
    "Upper floors, with no adjoining room - unless you're in a group. Avoid 6th floor pool area."
    Michael C, 1 month agoRead review
    "Corner room, high floor."
    Janet S, 1 month agoRead review
    "Go for a high floor - to have a nice city view."
    ArunB1985, 2 months agoRead review
    "West facing rooms have view of Golden Gate bridge and the Bay if you are high enough."
    t4man1, 2 months agoRead review
    "The higher the room, the better! Even at 16th floor, we could still hear sirens throughout the night."
    chika404, 3 months agoRead review
    "Pictures from my room 2516 are shown."
    HSV12, 3 months agoRead review
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