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Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

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450 Powell Street Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94102-1504 See on map
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4 Star accommodation
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I love Kimpton Hotels so this was a no-brainer for a recent business trip. I was there with others from my company from other cities and they all liked it too. The lobby and bar were a great respite from a long day. The room...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I was here with a large group for a few days and a business meetings. We really enjoyed the location of the hotel. The hotel is full of charm and the rooms are delightfully decorated mine was so comfortable. From the check-in staff to check-out...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This hotel is in a super location with a 1920’s vibe to the hotel. The suite room was roomy and the bed very comfortable, as a Brit having Premiership footy was a excellent touch. The lifts are unpredictable and you can wait rather a long...More

Thank betsylizsmith
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed in this hotel for 3 nights. It is in a very good spot central for shops and the tram stops outside the door. The decor is amazing, a beautiful place having been fully restored. The room was very small, not enough room for our...More

Thank gailjo
Reviewed 2 days ago

Massive disappointment. The wifi was terrible (even the "premium" one when I paid for it). Literally had to go down to Starbucks to do my work. 2 of the 3 treadmills in the gym were broken (but not marked as such).The windows were paper thin...More

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Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel, housed in a landmark building in the heart of Union Square, is quintessential San Francisco: exciting, romantic, timelessly elegant and unique. The ornately decorated More lobby, old-world hospitality, and Tom Sweeney, the hotel's infamous Beefeater doorman, transport you to another time and place. The legendary Starlight Room, the adjacent Scala's Bistro and unmatched hospitality complete the picture to create an unforgettable San Francisco experience. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Hotel Style
Onsen
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Luxury
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Business
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
416
Price range
US$172 - US$595 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Sir Francis Drake Hotel
Also Known As
Kimpton San Francisco
,
Sir Francis Drake Hotel San Francisco
,
Drake Francis Sir
Location
United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
416
Price range
US$172 - US$595 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Sir Francis Drake Hotel
Also Known As
Kimpton San Francisco
,
Sir Francis Drake Hotel San Francisco
,
Drake Francis Sir
Location
United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
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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
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dkelly27
21 September 2018|
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Response from MrDonMac | Reviewed this property |
My room had a drawer which was a mini bar, no fridge - no microwave either.
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Maria Araceli R
9 May 2018|
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You will be safe, and there will be many people on the street and in the station.
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8 April 2018|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
I’ve spent nearly 50 nights in this hotel over the last couple of years. I’d say 75% of the windows don’t open, only a few do.
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Room Tips
"Really loud even from the 10th floor. You can try higher to get away from the street noise, but know the..."
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4 weeks ago
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"Street side can be noisy, especially if a French crowd celebrates the World Cup (fun, though)"
ChrisHou713
22 Aug 2018
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"Choose a higher floor - especially if you plan to visit the Starlight lounge."
L242ZFmarkm
15 Aug 2018
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"try to stay away from the Sutter Street side....loud traffic even on the upper floors"
davem825
7 Aug 2018
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