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The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel

The Marker SFUSD 254*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

My wife and I stayed at The Marker for four nights on the last leg of our honeymoon and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We took up the offer of upgrading our room to a suite and it was one of the best decisions we made during our trip! The room was pristine, bathroom very well-appointed, and the wifi was really...

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

The Marker is a fabulous hotel and played a big role in the overall satisfaction of my trip. Absolutely loved the shower head! The best I have ever used. I am a seasoned traveler and The Marker is better than any caribbean resort or hotel I have stayed in. They have thought of everything to make the stay superb. Speedy...

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Clayton B, Front Office Manager at The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear angelac1793HT, Thank you so much for reviewing your recent stay at The Marker! I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your time with us and all the fun amenities the hotel has to offer. From our onsite restaurant to our evening wine social, there is never a shortage of fun things to do when visiting the hotel. I will...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Overall friendly nothing was to much trouble from the staff every time the cleaning staff seen us they always smiled and said hellow the staff in the front was very helpful hotel was central and walking distance to everything

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is really cute, very clean and conveniently located. Everyone who works here is very professional. We had absolutely no issues with any aspect: checking in, valet parking our car, eating at the restaurant, requesting additional pillows. They have free wine and pizza hour and free coffee and tea hour each day. I would definitely recommend this hotel to...

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Williamsburg, Virginia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Modern amenities and comfort with historic feel. Staff is friendly, attentive and available without being intrusive. Whenever you need someone, they just happen to be there. If you fly into SFO, it's an easy walk (or roll-a-board pull) from the Powell St BART station.

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Clayton B, Front Office Manager at The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dean_R565, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Marker! I am thrilled to hear your enjoyed your time with us and that our staff left such a good impression on you. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly the next time you visit San Francisco, we would love to welcome...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a nicely located hotel, a couple of blocks away from Union Square that used to be a Kimpton Hotel. I had a room facing Geary Street on the 7th floor that was very nicely furnished, although with only a queen bed. In this day and age, I'm not sure why all hotel rooms don't have king beds. Are...

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Clayton B, Front Office Manager at The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear YYZErnie, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Marker! I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your room accommodations and that you were able to indulge in one of the many amenities the hotel has to offer. Please reach out to us directly the next time you plan a trip to San Francisco,...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good location, everything else was about average. Decent, basic hotel. Relatively inexpensive for downtown SF, if you find an online deal. Had problems with my key card during my entire stay, and had to keep getting new key cards each day, so that was a bit annoying,

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Clayton B, Front Office Manager at The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear travlkat29, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at the hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed the hotel location but disappointed to hear about the issue with your room key. I would love hear more details about your stay. Please do not hesitate to reach out to me directly at 415-292-0100 or by...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The location of this property allows you quick access to many parts of the city on foot, or a with a quick taxi ride. I found the staff friendly and the rooms well maintained. In addition, the wine and snack hour with live entertainment was very nice. Choose from a red or a white, sourced in California, and have bite...

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Clayton B, Front Office Manager at The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ExoticDave, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Marker! I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your time with us and that our staff left such a good impression. From our central downtown location to our evening win social, there is never a shortage of fun filled activities to take part in when...

Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for work, and while there was a little mess up with my reservation, Phillip at the front desk cleared it up and then some. He also helped sort out a complication (not the hotel's issue) with the person in front of me. It's an older building, which in SF can go either way. But this one was been...

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Clayton B, Front Office Manager at The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear millm0ss, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Marker! I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us and that Philip left such a good impression on you! I will be sure to pass on your kind words to him and the rest of the team. Please feel free to...

Denver
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This vintage property is renovated in a modern and tasteful style. Our rooms were comfortable and quiet. In fact, our hallway was quiet as well. Beautiful lobby with a grand marble staircase, large stone fireplace (with an Inglenook!), as well as lovely ceiling murals. We found the sizable sitting room with fireplace on the main level to be just the...

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Clayton B, Front Office Manager at The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TheHandbagGuide, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Marker! I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your time with us and that Nathalie left such a good impression on you! I will be sure to pass on your kind words to her and the rest of the team. Please do not...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Housed in a turn-of-the-century building in the heart of downtown San Francisco, The Marker, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, is located just steps away from the historic beauty of Union Square. Distinct among San Francisco's lifestyle hotels, the signature warmth permeates the property from the service to the design of the interiors. Surrounded by the city's top theaters, restaurants, museums and shops, the urban boutique hotel features 208 newly renovated, vibrant and stylish guestrooms. The Marker celebrates the vibrancy of the city and the dynamism of its guests through innovative programming and thoughtful service. Guests can enjoy thoughtful special amenities including unlimited PressReader access for the digital newsstand, bicycle rentals to explore the city, in-room spa services and more. The lobby living room's plush, over-sized couches and curated local activations beckon guests to stay a while and soak in the comfortable, social atmosphere while unique programs, steeped in local authenticity, connect guests to the best of the destination. In addition, guests can enjoy the hotel's new dining concept, Tratto, a spirited bar-driven restaurant serving rustic Italian fare with modern sensibilities and casual, communal-style dining. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel

Address: 501 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102 (Formerly Hotel Monaco San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel)
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $298 - $711 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 208
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Also Known As:
Kimpton San Francisco
Hotel Monaco San Francisco
Hotel Style:
#25 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
#30 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#32 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#35 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#51 Green Hotel in San Francisco
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“Higher floors have less street noise.”
millm0ss, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on the back corners of the hotel have spacious windows and deep areas with views of the street. They are very quiet.”
michaele48, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“Best staff & beautifully decorated rooms”
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“higher floors might be quieter”
escapium, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Concerned there might be street noise from the window rooms but chose one anyway; never had a problem with street noise.”
steponme29, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
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