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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at the Clift for a week in February 2017. We had a wonderful experience and would recommend it for a stay. It's a beautiful hotel, but it's the team that work here that make it stand out. Every member of the team was welcoming, helpful and efficient. As for the accommodation, the beds were very comfortable and the...

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Orange County, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at the Clift Hotel. The weekend I had stayed was a holiday weekend, so checking in was busier than usual. However, staff were extremely welcoming and friendly. The room is a little small, but that is expected of San Francisco hotels. The room was beautifully furnished. Throughout my stay, all of the staff were friendly...

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San Francisco
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Overall, I would stay at the hotel again if in the City. The hotel areas were attractive with several unique, ecletic decorations such as the rather out-sized chair placed in the center of the lobby. The room was clean and the cleaning staff did a very nice job of selecting a time to come in when you were out so...

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Billericay
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

ok, but could have been better. Very dark, some cleanliness issues in the bathroom, charge for computer and printer use. Very , very expensive taxi to the airport, $75!!!!!! However, it was a good location, the room was bright, and the bed comfy and clean

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Santa Monica, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not impressed at all. We checked in at almost midnight (thanks to United Airlines) but first we had to go and find the valet who was socialising in the lobby. At check in we could not make ourselves heard nor could we hear what the receptionist was telling us because there was a full scale party going on in the...

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Greenville, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We started out weekend in Napa and finished up at the Clift. We loved it. Great location, great rooms, great staff. We would def stay here again. Family friendly. Very hip and funky. A number of employees recommended places for us to eat and drink and all were spot on. We loved it.

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Roy, Utah
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The service and room category was excellent. The location was ideal for accessing meals and tours. The Concierge helped with the tour information. I was fortunate to have an early check in and late check out, which isn't guaranteed and very helpful due to flight schedule.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very friendly and attentive staff. I loved the view, the room and the receptionist service. The decor was very tasteful and overall a very cute spot to stay while in SF. I would like to suggest to have complimentary coffee and tea in the room and not upon request. I would stay here again when I'd visit SF in future.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Clift is well located, boutique in feel, is well located and has great customer service, but it feels a but dated. When I see paint peeling, rust, old blinds, and and other elements that need to be replaced, it makes me think twice about staying again. The price and location were the biggest pros, but there were also quite...

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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 feedback about your recent stay. As you mentioned, Clift is centrally located and walking distance to Union Square- the hub to San Francisco’s shopping and dining meca. We certainly understand that our 100-year old building requires much attention, and we are in the process of taking appropriate measures to enhance items in...

Los Angeles, Chile
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Thoroughly enjoyed my night at Clift. They had great ambiance, nice customer service, and an awesome bar. They weren't overpriced either. I would definitely recommend to visitors or people from the Bay Area looking for a stay-cation. Hope to be back soon!

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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! As a boutique hotel, Clift is designed to offer a unique and original guest experience complemented by friendly and attentive service. We look forward to having you as our guest during your next stay-cation!

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Union Square
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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  • Wheelchair Access
  • 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: €202 - €476 (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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Also Known As:
Clift San Francisco
San Francisco Clift Hotel
Hotel Style:
#27 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#38 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#39 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
#49 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#64 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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“Complimentary Coffee/tea in the room would be a nice addition. since it is a $$$ hotel. Also, the mattresses were a bit on the soft side, so I didn't completely feel asleep. It would nice to have firmer mattresses. Overall I am satisfied and I would definitely consider another stay, when I visit San Francisco again. I really appreciate the receptionist and the manager for waiving the first night's fee since it wasn't our fault for not making it the first day. ”
 of 5 bubbles am818698, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“More comfortable mattress would be good, update TVS, update bathrooms, replace metal blinds with blackout shades.”
 of 5 bubbles esseno, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Always bring ear plugs to stay in a 'boutique' hotel in San Francisco, because while the amenities may be amazing, you will still be able to hear through the walls. I slept soundly with my ear plugs but was woken up a few times by loud doors/sirens outside when I forgot to put them in.”
 of 5 bubbles sarahfH6899ZS, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Soooo Beautiful!!”
 of 5 bubbles Stataylor2004, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stay away from the elevators, they're noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles JamesTrvlr, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
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