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    Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

    1500 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109-4606
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    Reviewed 25 August 2014

    There is no insulation between rooms, so you hear the bath being run and then the person having a bath! Ditto shower. Corridors reverberate and people seem toned to talk at high volume when they exit the lift :( Breakfast good, dinner limited choices.More

    2  Thank HKinsey
    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 30 August 2014

    The kitchen staff will be happy to hear that you enjoyed the breakfast. I’m confused about the menu choices, though. We certainly do not offer a multi-page menu, but what we do have is delicious. My favorites are the neighborhood specialties. I hope to welcome...More

    Reviewed 25 August 2014

    We stayed here for two nights as part of a tour of California. It is cheaper than staying around Fisherman's Wharf, but very close to the California line trolleybus to the ferry terminal building, where we picked up a San Francisco tour. You can also...More

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    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 30 August 2014

    It’s certainly not a bad thing to be so busy that the hotel is merely a bed. Thank you for pointing out how simple it is to get around from our location. Please come back again.

    Reviewed 18 August 2014

    We stayed here for four nights on arrival from Uk at the start of North California tour. There is no wow factor on arrival, either in the public areas or in the room, which is dated. However, everything was well maintained and spotless. The room...More

    3  Thank mcds11
    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 30 August 2014

    I am so happy that you enjoyed you visit. Your review highlighted an exceptional number of great features in our hotel. Housekeeping will be beside themselves to hear about their “high standard.” Thank you.

    Reviewed 13 August 2014

    Travelling as part of a tour group, we arrived here later than anticipated as the flight from the UK was delayed, as was the bus that was collecting us from the airport. Fortunately, the hotel staff were well prepared and so getting to our rooms...More

    2  Thank stenolass
    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 15 August 2014

    Thank you for your recommendation. You’re right about the renovation. Our rooms were completed last year. The fitness room overlooking the pool, as well as the lobby, restaurant and bar were completed just a few weeks ago. I can’t wait until you return to enjoy...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

    I stayed at the hotel 3 nights to see San Francisco and enjoy the America's Cup. The Holiday Inn is a classic 3-star hotel, our room was at the top 5 floor with an excellent view over the city. It was spacious, business-like with a...More

    1  Thank OvdS
    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 15 August 2014

    Good value and the America’s Cup? Now that’s a combination that can’t be beat. While the race is not returning to SF, I hope you will. Thank you for your review.

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Heated pool
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    Brenda P
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    Response from BPAwifed | Reviewed this property |
    They held our luggage while we went for breakfast, as we had a later flight, so I'm sure they could hold it before check in too.
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    14 June 2017|
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    Response from FlyTiger | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there are several rental locations in about a mIle radius. I rented from enterprise and they came and picked me up and dropped me off. I could have walked, however it would have been about a mile each way.
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    Response from Tom S | Reviewed this property |
    I preferred to try public transportation and am so glad I did! Here's why. First I took BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) from SFO to Embarcadero Station. The SFO Airport has a BART station, so you're free to walk to it... More
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    "try for a "city view" room...you won't see the Golden Gate, but you won't be looking at a..."
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    "All of the rooms seemed to have a great view of the city, but I stayed on the 24th of 26 floors and it was..."
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