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    The Donatello

    501 Post Street, cross street - Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-1228
    +1 866-723-9878
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good37%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “top floor” (252 reviews)
    “time share” (84 reviews)
    “union square” (761 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday

    located in a nice central area. Good quality rooms and levels of comfort. Nothing about it screams wow, but also nothing to complain about either. live jazz played in the restaurant bar adds a bit of character too

    Thank stevemanning2
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We have stayed in SF many times for business and decided to stay at the Donatello after a friend recommended. It was just near Union Square and easy to get to everything We had a huge room and it as very comfortable

    Thank Carolyn S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We recently stayed here on our USA adventure. We arrived early morning after 18 hrs of flying from Australia and were very pleased we were allowed to check in early. The rooms were clean and the hotel was in a great location, and the rooms...More

    2  Thank Magnum1127
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Family travelling with young children 18 month,8 and 7 year old. Stayed for 5 nights. What i didn't like about this place as soon as you drive into the driveway entrance the staff are friendly smiling help you with your bags then the following day...More

    Thank GloriaMoana
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We visited in October, just a week after the fires started in wine country. The staff at the front desk was very good. We found the room very clean and the tea at the club on top floor very good. Location was a plus. Definitely...More

    Thank Tere6666
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$160 - US$446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #25 Family Hotel in San Francisco
    • #29 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
    • #31 Green Hotel in San Francisco
    • #54 Business Hotel in San Francisco
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 94
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    • San Francisco >
    • Union Square
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    • Donatello Hotel San Francisco ,
    • Donatello San Francisco
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    Union Square
    Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
    in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
    city's premier shopping and entertainment district
    containing the largest number of upscale department
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    teresamadden
    25 October 2017|
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    10 October 2017|
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    I have no idea. You would be better off checking directly with the place where you are staying.
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    4 October 2017|
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    Response from JamesJasper | Reviewed this property |
    I do not recall for sure, but I believe it's $150.
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    "We were happy with room 1117"
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    "Our 10th floor room facing Post St. noisy; ask if other side of building is quieter."
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    "Ask for an upper floor. Streets below can be noisy at night."
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