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The Kensington Park Hotel

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 16 August 2013

This hotel is great... Completely exceeded our expectations. The location is perfection..,RIGHT by Union Square, so it's very convenient to everything. The rooms are very clean and the staff is friendly and helpful. We would definitely stay here again. The restaurant that's attached, Farallon, is...More

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Response from lcalvario, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 18 August 2013

Dear S H, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. We are simply humbled by your kind words. I am delighted to hear you enjoy your stay and you thought the location is perfection. Our staff takes great pride in...More

Reviewed 14 August 2013

Lovely older hotel in a good location in union square. Free coffee and juice in the mornings was a nice touch. Comfortable clean rooms - would recommend this hotel and would stay here again if I'm ever lucky enough to return to San Francisco.More

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Response from lcalvario, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 18 August 2013

Dear theplympopes, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. I am happy that you enjoyed a cup of coffee and orange juice. I hope that you also enjoyed a glass of...More

Reviewed 11 August 2013

We stayed here for our honeymoon after a crazy week in Vegas for 4 nights! The location is only a 2 minute walk to union square for amazing shopping!!! Also only a little walk to the trams which will take you all around the city,...More

Thank Cathleen H
Response from lcalvario, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 18 August 2013

Dear Cathleen H, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. I personally want to thank you for choosing us to celebrate your honeymoon. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and the location. I can certainly...More

Reviewed 11 August 2013

I couldn't fault this hotel. The decor is beautiful. Room was big, shower was fantastic. Staff were friendly and we loved the complimentary sherry that was served each afternoon! Close to all the great shops and great bars and restaurants nearby too!More

Thank hanburger999
Response from lcalvario, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 18 August 2013

Dear hanburger999, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. We greatly appreciate your kind words and review. It is our wish to provide you with the best service possible. I am thrilled to hear your stay was enjoyable and friendly....More

Reviewed 8 August 2013

My sister & I stayed over at the Kensington Park last weekend and were very pleased with the hotel. The check-in was easy and the staff is friendly and helpful. The room was very clean and confortable. There was no microwave or refrigerator in the...More

Thank gai-jin001
Response from lcalvario, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 19 August 2013

Dear gai-jin001, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. We’re thrilled to hear that you and your sister enjoyed your time Kensington Park. We are pleased to hear that the service was friendly; the room was clean and comfortable. We...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
USD 197 - USD 561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#53 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#59 Business Hotel in San Francisco
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 197 - USD 561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#53 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#59 Business Hotel in San Francisco
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
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
stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
...More
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hana315
13 January 2018|
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Response from David I | Property representative |
This Boutique Hotel like many other Boutique Hotels in San Francisco has NO Air Conditioning. Each room has a ceiling fan and windows you can open to circulate air. Also note....Summers in San Francisco rarely gets above 70... More
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msbriggs2017
9 December 2017|
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Response from Adin_Dalton | Reviewed this property |
Definitely.
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TERT1
6 October 2017|
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Response from Sheila E | Reviewed this property |
There is a CVS or Walgreens only two blocks away and plenty of restaurants within easy walking distance
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Room Tips
"I requested a king size bed and not close from elevators"
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"Stayed in corner room on 10th floor. No street noise and view of Union Square."
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"Request if they could put you on the 12th floor."
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"We had a deluxe king room which was spacious enough and very comfortable."
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