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    Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

    450 Powell Street, Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94102-1504
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    Overview
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    My wife and I travel for business and pleasure. This is one of many trips to California and we had a chance to stay down town. The hotel is in a very busy part of town and close to Union Square. It is an older...More

    Thank Dave A
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My daughter booked the room through Booking agency. If you have read my reviews, I love staying in historic Hotels and Castles, as I did this time. Requested a Pet free room. It's a normal request from me when travelling with my Granddaughter. She is...More

    Thank socalsue
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I had been to this hotel before to dine at Scala and enjoy the Starlight Room. This time I was staying for a conference at the hotel. Eddie the doorman greeted me and told me once I got settled, to come and see him for...More

    Thank MariaVancouverBC
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I've been here twice. The first time it was a great experience and the room was great. The second time I paid the same price for a very small room an very inferior to the first one. The cleaning was not good at all and...More

    Thank Nico C
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I used to love Kimpton Hotels. They were funky and boutiquey. Now they’ve gotten into the main stream. The Sir Francis Drake is an old, old, hotel that has received the most superficial of facelifts. To call the rooms tiny would be overly generous. I...More

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    • US$160 - US$482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #18 Green Hotel in San Francisco
    • #48 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
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    • #70 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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    gaigokujin10
    17 October 2017|
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    Response from Lucy G | Reviewed this property |
    No problems from us. Maybe related to the aircon or maybe an allergy to the sheets/washing powders etc. Probably unlikely public health problem.
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    Shirley P
    2 October 2017|
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    Response from MademoiselleMT | Reviewed this property |
    You can ask for a quiet room, but you are in a major city so except some noise. I was on the 10 floor facing Powell street, still heard traffic and noise!
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    natterz202
    1 August 2017|
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    Response from JARMoreno | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, Natter, I agree with others - ask to move to a quieter area. We were in a corner and didn't experience a lot of noise. So sorry! Definite tell the management - we want you to enjoy your stay in SF!
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