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Cova Hotel

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Summerville, South Carolina
Reviewed 25 February 2013

My daughter booked us here because it was in walking distance of her classes, had a separate bedroom for the baby and the homeless was not supposed to be a problem. Boy was she misled! The walls were so thin you could hear the sirens all night. I never felt safe. Staff was not unfriendly but not friendly either. Not...

1Thank CathyB2
missoula, mt
Reviewed 23 February 2013

We initially chose this hotel for its moderate rate (as far as San Francisco goes) and amenities. Don't be scared off by its location in the Tenderloin District. We took the hotel shuttle to Pier 39 (Fisherman's Wharf) and walked around sightseeing, picked up City passes and used the Muni transportation pass to get around the city. Not sure if...

2Thank bigsky55
Reviewed 22 February 2013

After reading reviews about the homeless near the hotel I thought can it be that bad. It was I'm afraid. The whole area is rammed with homeless. All streets around the cova have a problem. With two hostels/ soup kitchens within two blocks its very difficult to avoid. On arrival at the hotel the staff were very welcoming, first impressions...

1Thank gafferneil
Charleston, SC
Reviewed 12 February 2013

I researched the Cova on both Tripadvisor and Yelp and decided to make a reservation for my recent trip to San Francisco. Overall, my fiancee and I had a mostly great experience at Cova. Pros: Service - all of the staff members we interacted with were very friendly, helpful and professional. We had an incident the last night we were...

2Thank MsDeebs
Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Reviewed 3 February 2013

Central location, nice hotel, nice rooms, parking at a reasonable fee, breakfast included. The only problem is the neighborhood: homeless people, people using marijuana at daylight time. Just need to be careful when walking around the hotel.

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Canvey Island, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2013

You get what you pay for at the Cova, At best It's an OK hotel, a few of the staff need to sue the charm school, not sure what continent the continental breakfast comes from, the only hot thing on the menu is the toast if you have the patience to wait for it to go round the conveyer a...

1Thank leight4590
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Me, my mom and sister were planning a girls trip to San Francisco but when we searched for hotels, they were all very expensive. We were ready to give up when my sister found the Cova and it was a great value. At first we were reluctant to book it because of the area it's in but my sister was...

1Thank edmontonian1977
East London, South Africa
Reviewed 18 January 2013

Lovely neat , clean and modern rooms. Reception is also modern. Security is good, as homeless people tend to wander into buildings. You needed your key card to enter. Felt very safe. Great value. They have free shuttle at set times. To Drop and collect. You need to phone 30 mins before hand, being six we found at times that...

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Reno, Nevada, United States
Reviewed 14 January 2013

My husband and I stayed here during the last weekend in December 2012, and it was definitely pleasant. We didn't have any problem with noise. The room seemed very clean and well-kept. Our room with a King bed was pretty large, however, it took a while to get the room even remotely warm since the heater just blows out one...

1Thank Lissa C
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 10 January 2013

I stayed at the Cova during a recent conference in SF. The price was unbeatable and it allowed me to stay for 1 week with the budget I had for 4 days of conference. The hotel itself is nice, nothing fancy, but the rooms are spacious, have a nice comfortable bed and a desk, and the free wifi works well....

1Thank Bobped

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the heart of San Francisco, the COVA Hotel offers a delightful haven for travelers seeking spacious and comfortable lodging in a downtown atmosphere. COVA Hotel offers comfort, value, service and design. Newly renovated and providing the highest level of services at an affordable rate, our goal is to make your stay enjoyable. Room rates include complimentary continental breakfast and transportation to Union Square. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cova Hotel

Address: 655 Ellis St, San Francisco, CA 94109-8027
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: €142 - €337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cova Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 95
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Cova Hotel San Francisco
Hotel Style:
#63 Green Hotel in San Francisco
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“Rooms were spacious. We found A/C's are noisy in the USA.”
nerrell2017, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Non smoking”
454heatherp, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“i would choose this again anyday”
mavinsyoung, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I think its quieter at higher floors, cannot say for sure. We had corner room and it was pretty quiet.”
, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“7th floor because the balcony was next floor up”
carter72, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
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