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  • Excellent24%
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  • Average22%
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  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed 12 February 2014

Perfect for what we needed. Brand new clean room, breakfast included and shuttle to pier 39 & union square! Highly recommend. Very pleasant front desk staff happy to help. Great hotel, would happily stay there again

1  Thank Indiana96
Reviewed 8 February 2014

The best attribute of the Cova is that it’s relatively inexpensive while still being fairly close to Union Square. The rooms are a decent size and mostly clean (e.g., the shower curtain had stains on it but nothing too bad). The staff is not helpful...More

2  Thank EJE123
Reviewed 7 February 2014 via mobile

The hotel is in a sketchy part of town. Homeless everywhere you look, but at least they don't bother you. The lobby is cute and nicely decorated, however when you get into the rooms, it's very plain. The bathroom is nice and has been updated...More

1  Thank all5mile5
Reviewed 28 January 2014

This hotel is located on Ellis St, between Hyde and Larkin Streets, in the Tenderloin district. Better to avoid walking along Eliis Street from Market Street as it's filled with homeless people, but not dangerous, at least in the daytime when I walked through it....More

4  Thank George L
Management response:Responded 12 February 2014

Dear panda88, Thank you so much for your recent stay here at the Cova Hotel, and thank you for sharing your experience with us. We truly appreciate your feedback and will definitely consider adding more shuttle hours in the future. On the other hand, we...More

Reviewed 21 January 2014

I need to warn future travelers about the location of this hotel as I wish someone had warned us! Yes it is cheap and a fairly good hotel, but it is located in the Tenderloin. If you simply google the Tenderloin you will soon find...More

3  Thank Stephanie L
Response from Joyce P, Guest Satisfaction Ambassador at Cova HotelResponded 27 January 2014

Dear Stephanie L., Thank you for your recent stay and for sharing your experience with us. We are distressed that our immediate neighborhood made your stay uncomfortable. We are located in the center of downtown San Francisco; hence the dramatic city life that surrounds our...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
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US$183 - US$493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#63 Green Hotel in San Francisco
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$183 - US$493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#63 Green Hotel in San Francisco
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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WalesHappydaze
23 April 2018|
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Response from WandrTheWrld | Reviewed this property |
No, the Cova is a downtown San Francisco hotel. Definitely not a resort.
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Kat L
6 April 2018|
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Response from Matthew_Salvan | Property representative |
Good day Kat, So sorry for the delay in response. The hotel is centrally located to many bus stops. Depending on where you are heading, we are less than 4 blocks away for a bus stop where your muni pass can be used. Just... More
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jackbabes
17 March 2018|
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Response from Matthew_Salvan | Property representative |
Good day, We are approximately .07 miles away from Nob Hill. It is about a 15-20 minute walk from the hotel.
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