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    The Opal San Francisco

    1050 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109-6934
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    • Excellent13%
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    Reviewed 24 June 2017

    I recently stayed at The Opal (June 10-14) with friends. We enjoyed the first two nights of our four night stay and found the room to be clean upon arrival and plenty of space within the area of the room. When we returned to our...More

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    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 25 June 2017

    I am the Asst General Manager and was off during the days you encountered your problem and I apologize. You hit the nail on the head with the issue. A contractor had cut through an electrical cable and we lost power in a number of...More

    Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

    This hotel is in a great location the only reason I couldn't give it the full 5 circles is cause it didn't have a fridge or safe but the beds are great great variety on the tv .. nice stay pretty handy locationMore

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    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 25 June 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to leave comments and rate your stay in our hotel. The ratings are important for independent hotels like ours. They let people know what we are doing well. They also let us know what we need to solve. Thank...More

    Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

    Now I'm not saying it's a cheap spot, but by San Francisco standards, it's a great price. We stayed on the refurbished fifth floor, which is lovely and modern. Coming into the lobby you are confronted with old fashioned, but once they have finished the...More

    1  Thank Dawn B
    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 25 June 2017

    Dawn: Thank you for taking the time to write about and rate your stay with us at our hotel. Guest reviews help us in two ways. They let people know about the hotel and they also let us know what we need to work on....More

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    We were really satisfied with the Opal in San Francisco. You get, what you pay for and things are getting a little old over there, but everything, from the bed over the free WIFI to the small gym is working just fine and the lobby...More

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    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 17 June 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write about and rate your stay with us. Guest comments are a valuable asset to independent hotels like ours. They let people know what is good about our hotel but they also let us know what we need...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    When I booked this hotel it was with bed and breakfast unfortunately on arrival we were informed they where going to stop supplying breakfast while we were their. What a shame because it was lovely and got your day of to a good start started...More

    Thank traveller2010050
    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 8 June 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write about and rate your stay with us. I'm glad to read your comments regarding the staff and rooms. I do apologize about the discontinuation of our complimentary continental breakfast. It had been getting a number of negative...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$136 - US$443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family 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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    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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