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Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

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  • Excellent22%
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Reviewed 15 February 2015

We liked this hotel - the rooms are clean though a bit small. The location is good to catch the cable car as the terminus is just around the corner. The check in & check out was smooth & the service was more than adequate...More

2  Thank Dan C
Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 22 February 2015

I are happy to hear that you liked our hotel. Our associates make every effort to provide good service and a clean comfortable room.

Reviewed 14 February 2015

I called at 9:15 PM after I arrived saying that my TV wasn't working (some cables were unplugged but the outlets were locked behind a box). The front desk said they would send someone right away. At 9:30 PM, I call back asking for an...More

2  Thank Katherine Z
Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 22 February 2015

I can certainly understand your frustration and disappointment with our response. We normally provide better service and did not do so in your case. I sincerely apologize for that. Thank you for letting us know so we can work with our team to prevent this...More

Reviewed 9 February 2015

I give 3 Stars if it was what one would expect for a room - it is an average room in San Francisco, Comparable to some of the Marriotts, a bit of an upgrade from the Comfort Inn down the street on Van Ness lobby...More

1  Thank Travelinscott29120
Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 10 February 2015

Each of our rooms comes equipped with refrigerators. They are hidden in the desk or bureau. Microwaves can be ordered from Housekeeping for a small fee. I was surprised to hear about the pillows since we provide both softer and harder pillows on all beds....More

Reviewed 7 February 2015

Nice and clean, but small by American standards, hotel rooms. But we mostly used the room for sleeping, so not a big deal. Parking is available, and there are taxis and public transportation available. One of the best things is that a cable car terminus...More

Thank Richard H
Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 10 February 2015

You've noticed the secret, that this stop on the California Cable Car has no line! That Muni pass is a fantastic idea. It pays for the buses, cables cars, and street cars. Pay once and use it as much as you like.

Reviewed 7 February 2015

the maids are loud... All rooms are loud... The AC unit was humid and never reached below 70 degrees it also rattled all night ... Stay somewhere else... The beds aren't that comfortable ... Not impressed

Thank Jmariero
Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 10 February 2015

I wish you had a better experience. Thank you for giving us a try.

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Airport Transportation
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US$181 - US$594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#77 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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US$181 - US$594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#77 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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Nob Hill
Swanky and stylish, Nob Hill sits in the heart of the
city and is home to amazing architecture and views.
The hike to the top can be a challenging workout for
those who forego a cable car ride, but they will be
rewarded with some of the city’s most beautiful
architecture adorning its peak. Originally populated
with mansions after the Gold Rush, most if not all
were devastated in the 1906 earthquake and fire that
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Maria B
6 February 2018|
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Response from Zoom_Gotti | Reviewed this property |
Yes. there are several van services from both OAK and SFO. Find the basic information by searching each airport's ground transportation options and then using the corresponding websites to make you choice and reserve.
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Alisiya G
4 February 2018|
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Response from Rocky161 | Reviewed this property |
The hotel front desk did allow us to leave our luggage near the front desk. They did not lock it up but it was sitting right in front of the check in desk.
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James V
1 January 2018|
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Response from Alice L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If I remember correctly there is a safe and there is no additional taxes charge.
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