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    Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

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

    Great location, very comfy bed. Bathroom is tiny - will not accommodate large people. Windows were filthy for views. Doorman were great when they were around. Our check in with a car was horrific - on a Sunday at 4:30 PM. Starlight roof top lounge...More

    1  Thank davidbyars
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    They said this place was quirky and the are right but it works in this city. The hotel is in a great location, we were met by a friendly reception the room whilst small and quirky (that word again) was clean comfortable and well serviced....More

    1  Thank Phil-Bram
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The hotel is fine. The location is fantastic. The foyer is beautiful. The place has a nice historical "grand" feel to it which includes the nostalgic Beefeater dressed doormen. Location: can't go wrong. We walked literally everywhere. It's on the cable car line as well....More

    Thank BaldEagleWings
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    So disappointed with this place. We spent a bit extra for a grand king room ($840 USD for 2 nights). What they don't tell you is that it seems these "better" rooms overlook the U-shaped quad, which is truly ugly mechanical equipment on the roof...More

    1  Thank Tomchele
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We have stayed at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel many times. I love the location because it is centrally situated and the Powell Street Cable Car stops right in front of the hotel. We stayed in a standard king bedroom and while I wanted a...More

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    Response from KittyTer | Reviewed this property |
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    18 April 2017|
    Response from koala46 | Reviewed this property |
    These are questions very specific to the hotel management, so I suggest you should call the hotel and speak with them. As a guest, I do not know the answers to your questions, and would hate to guess at them
    20 February 2017|
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    Response from koala46 | Reviewed this property |
    I think there may have been a mini-fridge in the honor bar. But it was tiny and had soda, etc , from the honor bar in it. We were not as pleased by the sir Francis Drake as other Kimpton properties. The elevator... More
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