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Clift Hotel San Francisco

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Showers lovely and hot however the shower head itself positioning does not really give many options staff exceedingly helpful, accommodating and friendly. Did not like the mantadory charge added to stay which is not really covered clearly enough on the website

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Clift_Rooms_Manager, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed our friendly and accommodating staff! This being said, we are sorry to hear of any surprise with the visibility of the Urban Facility Fee. This is advertised during the reservation process, both on our own website and various other booking channels....

New London, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bottom line...completely adequate for the price. The concierges, Stephen and Erica, were fantastic. The location was great. The room was clean. The lobby and bar were both lovely. I upgraded to a suite upon check in, and I wish I hadn't. The suite consisted of a tiny bedroom with a king bed, a teeny tiny bathroom, and a GIANT living...

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable feedback. Our team takes great pride in ensuring our guests have a memorable experience. We will be sure to recognize Steve and Erica for making a lasting impression! With over 372 guest rooms, there are several options and accommodations to meet the various needs of our guests. Should appointed accommodations...

Columbia, Missouri
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is beautiful. The location is great, right in the middle of San Fran. We had a great stay for a conference. However, upon check-out we received a $25 Facility Fee PER DAY for services that were claimed to be complimentary when we checked in (ex: wifi, fitness center). After complaining, we were given a card with the breakout...

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

While we are happy to hear that you found the hotel to be beautiful and enjoyed our location, we regret to hear of your surprise with any additional costs or fees associated with your stay. The Urban Facility Fee is advertised during the reservation process, both on our own website and various other booking channels. Additional fee's are also noted...

Brooklyn, NY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recently returned from a five night stay at the Clift Hotel. It was about a 10-minute walk from the convention center where I was attending a large meeting, probably a little further than I would have liked. But one night I had to attend an event at the Marriott right near the convention center and I was so glad...

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your five star review! We are thrilled to hear that you had a lovely stay and enjoyed various aspects which set Clift apart. Our team takes great pride in ensuring our guests have a memorable experience, complemented by friendly and gracious hospitality. As you mentioned, Clift is centrally located and just steps away from the convention...

New York City
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall a good value if you can get a good price. Lobby and entry very stylish and welcoming. Staff are super responsive and friendly. Rooms generally outfitted well but with a few things needing some updates. For example, the TV was definitely showing some age and there were very few outlets in the room making it a challenge to plug...

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to share your review on Trip Advisor. From the friendly and attentive service demonstrated by our team to our unique and modern design, it's great to hear that you enjoyed various aspects of your stay. We certainly understand that our 100-year old building requires much attention, and we are in the process of taking...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms are good but not more, some noise from the street if you're on that side but not disturbing during night. Soft good beds. The lobby area is cosy and the bar really nice. Good location. Cool pop up store when I was there.

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review. We are pleased to hear that enjoyed our cozy lobby and had a chance to visit the Redwood Room- an iconic bar in San Francisco serving craft cocktails and tasty bites each evening. Please come back and visit us again!

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location! Great service! The rooms are small but it is San Francisco! This place is walking distance to Union Square and the Mascone center. Free internet is included and the staff was very professional. I would stay again!

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

We are delighted to receive your glowing review. From our central location to the gracious hospitality demonstrated by our team, it's great to hear you enjoyed many aspects of your stay which our guests have come to love and appreciate. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to San Francisco.

Mt Pleasant, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely place. Great location the Hilton where meetings were going on but not the big chain feel. Good cocktail in a beautiful lounge (Redwood) and the staff at the front desk and doormen were always super helpful. They even noticed I was waling outside one day when it was rain and they asked if I would like to borrow an...

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor. As a boutique hotel, Clift is designed to offer a unique and original guest experience complemented by friendly and attentive service. We are happy to hear that our team took care of during a rainy San Francisco day. Please come back and visit us again soon!

Glenn Rock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are small, which we expected for SF, however there were no drawers to put our clothes in, instead there were useless decorative furniture pieces that took space where they could have put a dresser. The hot water was off and on, we reported it to the hotel staff and we were told an engineer will look at it....

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

While we appreciate you taking the time to share comments about your recent stay, we regret to hear of your dissatisfaction with your accommodations. Please accept our apologies for the water temperature issues you encountered. I assure you that your comments and concerns have been shared with our Engineering team to review and address these concerns. Your feedback will be...

Lake Tahoe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This wonderful hotel is truly a warm and welcoming oasis in the hectic city. The moment you enter you feel at peace and embraced by its warm lobby fire and fantastic staff. The atmosphere is chic and eclectic is only the best way!! The rooms are upscale and lush without being over the top. The bar and restaurant are so...

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Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your five star review! We are pleased to hear you enjoyed our unique and modern design, fashioned by the renowned Philippe Starck. No stay is complete without a trip to the Redwood Room- our iconic bar serving tasty bites and craft cocktails in an upbeat and energetic ambiance. It's great to hear that you enjoyed the...

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Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army in the Civil War, this grand square has become the city's premier shopping and entertainment district 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 sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An inspired fusion of old-world hotel elegance with distinctly contemporary energy and glamour, the nearly century-old CLIFT’s modern and daring sense of diversity perfectly captures the city’s spirit. Steps from Union Square shopping and the legendary Nob Hill, CLIFT is perfectly located for sightseeing, shopping and socializing. Designed by Philippe Starck, the soaring lobby contains one of the most eclectic furniture collections in all of California ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clift Hotel San Francisco

Address: 495 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-1222
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Price Range: RM990 - RM2,081 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clift Hotel San Francisco 4*
Number of rooms: 372
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Clift San Francisco
San Francisco Clift Hotel
Hotel Style:
#27 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#40 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#42 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
#49 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#64 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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