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    The Kensington Park Hotel

    450 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good45%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “elks lodge” (21 reviews)
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    Reviewed 3 February 2013

    Stayed at the hotel in January, 2013. The hotel is comfortable and clean with a great location across the street from the Westin St. Francis. Nice, but not lavish. The bathroom is rather small, but for the $140 price in downtown San Francisco, it would...More

    2  Thank Bill D
    Reviewed 3 February 2013

    As with many hotels in San Francisco, this boutique hotel is in a very old building. As a result the insulation is not very good and noise from the street as well as the hallway travels into the room. For the first few nights we...More

    1  Thank ireneliu
    Reviewed 29 January 2013

    Sweet little hotel, very conveniently located near theaters and upscale shopping. The staff was helpful and friendly. We especially enjoyed happy hour at the Farallon next door where drinks and great bar food (oysters anyone? Or beef sliders. . .) were $6 and made a...More

    1  Thank rdeichorn
    Response from lcalvario, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 13 March 2013

    Dear rdeichorn, Thank you for taking the time to post about your experience on Trip Advisor. Many of us agree with you about our convenient location. We appreciate you naming Kensington Park “Sweet little hotel.” I am delighted to hear you enjoyed the happy hour...More

    Reviewed 23 January 2013

    A wonderful hotel with an Elks Lodge on the third floor. Located just off Union Square and priced very reasonably, this is absolutely a GREAT place to stay when visiting San Francisco. The rooms are very well appointed and we found the building to be...More

    Thank Burt J
    Response from lcalvario, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 13 March 2013

    Dear Burt J, We greatly appreciate your kind words and review. It is our wish to provide you with the best service possible so that you can have the best experience. I agree with you our hotel is absolutely a great place to stay and...More

    Reviewed 23 January 2013

    I stayed at the Kensington Park last weekend and my stay couldn't have been better. Not only a good value, but a beautiful hotel with genuine character, lovely antique furnishings even down to the Victorian gold fixtures in the bathroom. Wonderful staff who couldn't do...More

    1  Thank Tuneless
    Response from lcalvario, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 9 March 2013

    Dear Tuneless, Thank you for choosing Kensington Park and taking the time to provide us with your feed back. Our guests are our top priority in all aspects of their stay, and it is good to hear that our efforts have been successful. We always...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$197 - US$398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #53 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
    • #59 Business Hotel in San Francisco
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 90
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    • Union Square
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    paul w
    16 June 2017|
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    Response from David I | Property representative |
    Parking is Valet only at the hotel. Prices are $55 or $65 per 24 hour period depending on the size of your vehicle. Parking with the hotel does offer unlimited in and out per 24 hour period. There are numerous parking... More
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    6 March 2017|
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    Response from Magda K | Reviewed this property |
    No pool
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    6 March 2017|
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    Response from David I | Property representative |
    There is no Gym or pool available for Kensington Park Hotel guests. There is a gym with pool nearby for a daily fee....less than a block away.
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms seem to be good."
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    "Some rooms adjoin together to form one large accommodation. Their restaurant Farallon is pricey but amazing."
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    "We like the Nob Hill side."
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    "Stayed in a King Room, wasn't great..."
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