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    The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier Collection

    524 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1102
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          US$179
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          Overview
          • Excellent21%
          • Very good45%
          • Average24%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible5%
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          “union square” (165 reviews)
          “lori's diner” (17 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          3.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 18 May 2017

          Very, very, very small rooms. Very, very, very dark hallways. Very, very, very old. Very, very, very clean room. Very, very, very nice staff. Very, very, very good location. Very, very, very different from the typical Best Western.More

          1  Thank angooredcow
          Response from Ronnie N, Manager at The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier CollectionResponded 19 May 2017

          Hello. Thank you very much for staying with us at The Cartwright Hotel Union Square and for your review. Please email me at: rnavas@carthotel.com I would like to get more details from you in regards to your stay. Thank you again and I look forward...More

          Reviewed 18 May 2017

          Hotels in San Francisco are not cheap and we were happy with our stay here as it was one of the cheapest prices we could find for a decent place to stay. The hotel is old but our room seemed to have been remodeled and...More

          Thank JanetC
          Response from Ronnie N, Manager at The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier CollectionResponded 19 May 2017

          Hello Janet. We would like to thank you for staying with us at The Cartwright Hotel and thank you as well for your review. I will be sure to share your feedback with our team. Thank you again, have a great day! Cheers.

          Reviewed 17 May 2017

          The location is central and very easy to get to from the airport using BART. It is an old property but our room, though tiny was smartly appointed and nice. The hallways are dark and narrow and the doors to the rooms are thin and...More

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          1  Thank Peter S
          Response from Ronnie N, Manager at The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier CollectionResponded 19 May 2017

          Hello Peter. Thank you very much for staying with us at The Cartwright Hotel and for your feedback. We apologize and we do appreciate your review, we are in the process of getting better lighting in the hallways. I will share your review with the...More

          Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

          The Cartwright is right in the centre of San Francisco.the hotel is very clean,the staff are lovely,towels are changed every day and room cleaned also,coffee maker in room too.i give it 5 stars,the reason being that for this standard of hotel and the cost,I can't...More

          1  Thank Wolfie2010
          Response from Ronnie N, Manager at The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier CollectionResponded 16 May 2017

          Hello. Thank you very for your great review and for staying with us at The Cartwright Hotel Union Square. We are very happy you were able to enjoy your stay with us and enjoyed our in room amenities. I will be sure to share this...More

          Reviewed 12 May 2017

          The hotel is right in the heart of downtown and close to major shopping & train locations. The rooms were great and all amenities were provided. The staff was also very warm and cordial. The 1 missing star was because they were under renovation and...More

          2  Thank Arun I
          Response from Ronnie N, Manager at The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier CollectionResponded 12 May 2017

          Hello! We would like to thank you for your feedback and for staying with us at The Cartwright Hotel Union Square. I would like to apologize for the renovation going on, and for not having any break fast. We do however have coffee, tea in...More

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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Dry Cleaning
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          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • US$144 - US$648 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 114
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          • Union Square
          • Also Known As
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Sue H
          Are there any rooms with mini refrigerators? We are staying July 1st for 3 nights business purpose , so a refrigerator would be great! Thanks!
          28 June 2017|
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          Response from Sunflower333 | Reviewed this property |
          According to the website you can rent a refrigerator for the standard rooms for a modest fee. I would inquire at the desk - they are extremely helpful.
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          angooredcow
          Good Morning, How do I get from San Jose International Airport (SJC) to your hotel? A simple, inexpensive mode of transportation will be appreciated. Thanks.
          19 April 2017|
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          Response from Steven V | Property representative |
          Hi angooredcow, Very expensive options include a taxi for 50 miles or supershuttle which wont be very cheap either ($105 to $125). There is Caltrain which is a train going from SJ to SF but you will have to take a free... More
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          Teresa L
          Have all the rooms been recently re-modeled or is it only ones on certain floors?
          28 March 2017|
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          Response from Ronnie N | Property representative |
          Hello Teresa. Thank you for reaching out. As of right now we have 4 floors that have been renovated. If you book please make sure you are booking a room with Deluxe furnishings to secure a renovated room. Please let us know... More
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