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    Cornell Hotel de France

    715 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94108-3402
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    • Average7%
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    Reviewed 12 November 2015

    We spent a week in beautiful San Francisco. Cornell Hotel de France was our home base. The hotel staff was courteous and helpful. The breakfasts were served almost upon order and were enjoyable. Our bedroom and bath with clawfoot tub was comfortable and clean. I...More

    3  Thank karencollins2015
    Response from Claude L, Owner at Cornell Hotel de FranceResponded 27 November 2015

    Dear Karen, Glad our Cornell Hotel de France was your home-base during your week's stay in San Francisco. We thank you very much for your compliments that would- be customers will be able to read on Trip Advisor. Should you come back, introduce yourself so...More

    Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

    We had a very nice stay at this hotel. The cozy queen room was just that, small for sure, but it was perfect for a two day stay. The full breakfast was wonderful and the server was just as nice as she could be. Quirky...More

    3  Thank Lauralynn29
    Response from Claude L, Owner at Cornell Hotel de FranceResponded 16 November 2015

    Dear Lauralynn29, Glad you enjoyed your stay in your small room and liked our breakfast. Thank you for the good words about the employee who helped you in the dining room. Your recommendation was much appreciated. Best regards Claude Lambert

    Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

    My lady and I absolutely loved staying here. The room was wonderful. The claw foot tub was a bonus! The breakfast was better than we anticipated by far. We will stay again, the next time we are in the city!!More

    3  Thank Landon L
    Response from Claude L, Owner at Cornell Hotel de FranceResponded 16 November 2015

    Dear Landon L, It is with great pleasure that we would welcome your lady and yourself in our small Cornell Hotel de France. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you very much for your good words Warm regards Claude...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2015

    This was our second time staying at this pretty vintage hotel near Union Square in SF. The first time was 20 years ago when we stayed for a week for our honeymoon! It was like time had stood still in this spot as the owners...More

    3  Thank WalsinghamWay
    Response from Claude L, Owner at Cornell Hotel de FranceResponded 16 November 2015

    Dear WalsinghamWay, Yes, we are still in business with most of our faithful staff. Many of our past customers who came when younger revisit with nostalgia , the small hotel that we have managed for the past fifty years Thank you very much for the...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

    If you're just looking for a place to stay with no real regard for the place itself, then disregard. This is for those who care. This is for those who look for meaning in the places you stay, as well as comfort, and, of course,...More

    3  Thank TSGA
    Response from Claude L, Owner at Cornell Hotel de FranceResponded 16 November 2015

    Merci beaucoup. Thomas. for this beautiful description of Cornell Hotel de France and for praising the heroes who built it. Cordialement Claude Lambert - Owner

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    Response from 23doug | Reviewed this property |
    yes we were able to do this they have a small room for bthis reason the staff are very obliging
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    We paid 38 dollars and you can come and go as you please. You pay directly at the hotel and the garage is just across the street. Totally worth it.
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    Response from Claude L | Property representative |
    Sorry, our Cornell Hotel de France has neither a pool nor hot tubs.
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    "Premier rooms face the front of the hotel, I believe."
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    "Recommend the 5th floor or above for the "cozy queen" we could see the sky, rooms below just looked..."
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    "The top floor is noisy; unsure about the others."
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