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    The Opal San Francisco

    1050 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109-6934
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    Overview
    • Excellent13%
    • Very good49%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We had a great stay at the Opal (which is much more reasonably priced than a lot of hotels in the city). The staff were excellent as was the room. Well located too for getting around to all parts of the city.More

    Thank SHStirchley
    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded yesterday

    Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay and give us 5 stars! Small, independent hotels like ours rely heavily on guest comments and we very much appreciate yours! We hope to see you again the next time you stay in the...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    it's a fancy name for a hotel. the room was just as fancy, but there are some things that could use an upgrade. the tv was at the side of the bed opposed to in front of it. that was annoying. they were in the...More

    Thank Ralph P
    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 6 days ago

    Ralph: Thank you for taking the time to rate your stay with us. Independent hotels like ours rely heavily on guest feedback. Sorry about the issues you had with the TV. I will see if we can get them more centered. The city of San...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Nice hotel in an area that is a little quieter than the heart of SF, yet only 10 blocks (downhill) walking to get there. Good bus connection to the BART. Great service, nice room. The restaurant inside the hotel is a "Mell's drive in", which...More

    Thank dirkj0t
    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay at our hotel. Small, independent hotels, like us, depend on guest comments. They let other people know what we do well. They also let us know that what we need to fix. We are...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was our first visit to the USA and as we had flown into San Francisco, the Opal Hotel was our first experience of an American Hotel. We were unsure what to expect but I can honestly say that we were not disappointed in any...More

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    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write and vote for your stay with us. Small independent hotels as our help or hindered by feedback from our customers. We are a small hotel, we are trying to update our 109 year old hotel floor by...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We got a renovated room with a king size bed. Room comes with a Bay window. Very airy n big - It's very comfortable and the bathroom is really pretty. Front office staff is polite and there is free ice water in the lobby. Can't...More

    Thank Jinyu2015
    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 2 weeks ago

    Jinyu: Thank you for taking the time to write and rate your stay with us. Small independent hotels like ours are helped or hampered by the feedback of our customers. Thanks telling people about our new renovated rooms. We only have one floor done, so...More

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$127 - US$428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 167
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    Ellibelli55
    14 January 2017|
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    Response from rmathey | Property representative |
    There is a bus line that goes down to Fisherman's Wharf which is near the cruise piers. It is about a 15 min bus ride (depending on traffic) and costs $2.50/person.
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    14 December 2016|
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    Response from rmathey | Property representative |
    Rosa: The parking on our property is $41 plus tax per night, which comes out to $46.74. Thank you, Roger Mathey Asst General Manager Opal Hotel
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    Response from aims4usa | Reviewed this property |
    We paid $40.00 per day to park our rental car there. The only reason we even rented a car, is because we had plans to drive to Sonoma and Napa for a few days. If you are just staying within the city, I would NOT recommend... More
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