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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 26 July 2012

So the location is the real reason you're staying in the Vertigo. If you're a Hitchcock fan then it's a piece of filmic history so the rest of the hotel is kind of insignificant. However, it is a pretty decent hotel. The room me and the wife had was spacious and clean although the strange clunky movement on the wadrobe...

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HaiyiHotels D, Director of Sales at Hotel Vertigo, responded to this review

Dear Richard P, Your comments about your stay with us are much appreciated and we thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and the Trip Advisor community! I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed the accommodations. Just a bit of movie trivia, parts of the movie, "Vertigo" were actually shot at the hotel and...

Geneva
Reviewed 9 July 2012

We stayed in this hotel as part of the 2nd stop in a 3 week holiday that took us to New York, San Francisco, Los angeles, Bora Bora and Washington. I am a big fan of Alfred Hitchcock and fancied staying in the hotel where one of the scenes of the film was shot. I was a little skeptical to...

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HaiyiHotels D, Director of Sales at Hotel Vertigo, responded to this review

Dear rafaelshumy, Your comments about your stay with us are much appreciated and we thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and the Trip Advisor community! I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed the accommodations, the service of our staff and most importanly, your visit into our great city of San Francisco. Thank you...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 July 2012

Unfortunately I did not have a pleasant experience at Hotel Vertigo. The main point being that I did not actually get to stay there even though I had a hotel confirmation and had contacted the hotel weeks prior to my arrival to confirm my reservation. When arriving at the hotel the weekend of June 8th, I had to be told...

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HaiyiHotels D, General Manager at Hotel Vertigo, responded to this review

Dear Bethany M M, Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconvenience you may have experienced at Hotel Vertigo in June during your visit at our beautiful city, San Francisco. At our Hotel we take pride in ensuring our customer’s satisfaction. Unfortunately, we did not meet your expectations. As a testament to our strive for perfection, we have taken steps...

Gibraltar
Reviewed 26 June 2012

This hotel has a good location to get to chinatown and other attraction by foot or by the bus. The bus stop is just one street down. The room we stayed in (double with 2 queen beds) was clean, large and bright. Coffee making facility in the room and in the lobby which was nice. Unfortunately the asian lady at...

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HaiyiHotels D, Director of Sales at Hotel Vertigo, responded to this review

Dear Tryandtell, Thank you for your recent review of our hotel. I am glad that you found our accommodations and location to the area attractions satisfactory. However, I do apologize about your encounters with one of our Front Desk Hosts. We appreciate your honest feedback and will bring your review to the attention of our Hotel Manager to use this...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2012

Very good stay and excellent value for money. Friendly staff and quiet rooms (though no view) it was a great base and one I'd be tempted to use again. It's central Ian big US city so yes they're small but otherwise very good. Staff lovely and location excellent - worth wandering up Hyde or Polk to union for some lovely...

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HaiyiHotels D, Director of Sales at Hotel Vertigo, responded to this review

Dear Matt W, Thank you very much for your review of our hotel. I am thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and wanted to let you know how much we appreciate your taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor. We look forward to welcoming you back as our guest on a future visit into San...

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2012

This hotel did not meet my expectations the lobby was very dusty and basic with quite moody staff. We asked to move rooms straight away as our first one was tiny with a noisy child in the connecting room with no view and right next to the elevator. After a lot of fussing and being firstly told there was a...

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HaiyiHotels D, Director of Sales at Hotel Vertigo, responded to this review

Dear emma m, Thank you for yourr feedback about your recent stay with us. I do apologize that we fell short of your overall expectations of our amenities, especially with your discomfort with the noise issue you experienced. We appreciate your taking the time to share your experience with us and with the Trip Advisor community. We do hope that...

howard queensland
Reviewed 20 June 2012

top hotel the staff where just so helpful the rooms where very good well worth the money that we paid to stay there we stayed there last year as said before the staff helped us with dinning booking of tourers & general info about san fran thank you so much bob catford howard queensland australia

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Dear parrcatt, Your comments about your stay with us are much appreciated and we thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and the Trip Advisor community! I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed the accommodations, the service of our staff as well their assistance in helping you arrange restaurant reservations and tours of of...

Reviewed 19 June 2012

After having to have our hotel changed, been given a choice between the vertigo and Warwick we were so pleased we decided on the vertigo hotel. We were greeted by a very friendly and welcoming receptionist who informed us we have free wifi, which had already exceeded our expectations even before we reached our room. The lobby is beautiful, spacious...

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HaiyiHotels D, Director of Sales at Hotel Vertigo, responded to this review

Dear Crayolacreepers, We certainly appreciate that you took the time to share your review about your recent stay with us and the Trip Advisor community. I am pleased that you enjoyed our accommodations and service but most importantly, I am delighted that your stay at our hotel made your holiday in San Francisco a memorable one. We look forward to...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2012

Hotel Vertigo is a modern boutique hotel with a great location. Rooms are clean, decor is cool and the Hitchcock Vertigo theme is fun. Excellent shower too. Their valet parking service is overpriced at $40 a night - find your own parking - and the staff is bizarrely sour. Many people in the guest book remarked the same. I'd stay...

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HaiyiHotels D, Director of Sales at Hotel Vertigo, responded to this review

Dear parklife77, Thank you for your recent review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed our accommodations during your stay with us. Parking in San Francisco unfortunately is challenging throughout the city limits and can be quite costly, thankfully, our valet parking rates are lower than that of the bigger hotels, especially right in Union Square...

Brisbane
Reviewed 17 June 2012

We got an excellent price through expedia for a 5 night stay. Considering the price, we were very happy with the hotel - the rooms are fairly small and I wouldn't say the finishes are very high quality, however, the bed is comfortable, it is in a good position and suited our needs. There is a really great bar just...

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HaiyiHotels D, Director of Sales at Hotel Vertigo, responded to this review

Dear _kate_1114, Thank you so much for sharing your experience during your recent stay with us and the Trip Advisor community! I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed our accommodations during for the five-nights spent with us. Thank you also for sharing your tip regarding the bar that served up the great pizza and beverages! There are certainly quite...

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Vertigo is a 102-room boutique hotel that is renowned for its simplicity and admired for its unique character. Recently renovated, this non-smoking hotel playfully feeds off the Hitchcock's classic movie, "Vertigo." With rich wood furnishings highlighted with cream and orange accents, it is well suited for vacationers, families, and business travellers alike.Situated in the lower Nob Hill pocket of downtown San Francisco, the convenient location provides easy access to many of the city's top attractions and destinations. Just steps away from Cable Cars, Union Square and the major shopping and theater districts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Vertigo

Address: 940 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109-6025 (Formerly York Hotel)
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $241 - $501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Vertigo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
Vertigo Hotel San Francisco
York Hotel San Francisco
Hotel Style:
#59 Green Hotel in San Francisco
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