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Corvallis, Oregon
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This charming, historic hotel is a joy to stay at. Comfy, cozy rooms. Friendly and accommodating staff. Special mention for Varun, front desk manager, attentive to any needs, and committed to customer comfort. Will definitely be back.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Guest Services Manager, Varun Kaushal takes pride in providing best customer service. The room is clean, good space and quiet. Very welcoming staff, well mannered and courteous. Must say it is a good location, close to downtown, reasonably priced and great historical experience to boot.

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1Thank Edith G
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I travel for business and stayed at Hotel Whitcomb for about 13 days. Highly recommend it! It is in the heart of San Francisco walking distance to all shopping. I have to mention Varum who is the Front Manager and thank to His service and being attentive that I will definitely visit again. Thank You Varum!

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I didn't feel comfortable here. My room was not very clean - I got to know the previous guests through the many different-coloured strands of hair I found in the shower, as well as a couple of stickers, labelled "Sealed for your safety" stuck against the walls of the shower. The hallway reeked of marijuana, tobacco, and beer. I will...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Please stay away from this hotel. I woke up to a bed bug crawling on my bed, along with blood stains on my sheets. I refused another room and immediately relocated to a different hotel. The Hotel Whitcomb is now declining to reimburse me for my very expensive laundry bill. I have a picture as evidence of the bed bug...

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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I have stayed at the Whitcomb 20-25 times over the last 10 years or so, great location for many theaters, BART station right out front. With Twitter and Dolby new to the neighborhood, there are a lot of good new inexpensive places to eat within a few blocks, including The Market. The hotel is over 100 years...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had helped my college-aged son do reservations for this hotel during his stay while attending the Game Developers Conference at the end of February. Although I'm familiar with the city from previous business travel, it's been quite a few years since I've traveled there. In preparation for my son's stay the following week, I called the Hotel Whitcomb and...

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Thank Joan K
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've stayed here a couple of times over the last two years. Friendly and helpful staff. Conveniently located right next to Bart. Plenty of good food and drink options nearby too. The rooms are clean and comfortable.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed at The Hotel Whitcomb for a four day event held in the ballroom and conference rooms on the first floor. The hotel staff was friendly and helpful. The guest services manager Varun Kaushal and his team always greeted us with a smile. An overall great experience!

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Kevin V, Manager at Hotel Whitcomb, responded to this review

A good day, We all thank you for choosing the hotel Whitcomb and for providing a comments to show our future guest what you experienced. Kevin V/Director of Rooms

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I came here for a salsa festival and the accommodations have been great. The hotel and rooms are very clean and the beds are very comfortable. The staff is really friendly and the manager, Varun, was very helpful. It's in a central location that is steps away from the train station. There's an attached Starbucks which is super convenient because...

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Kevin V, Manager at Hotel Whitcomb, responded to this review

Good day Maritza, Thank you so kindly for your comments and for choosing the hotel Whitcomb, we all look forward to your return. Kevin V/Director of Rooms

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SoMa
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighbourhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Hotel Whitcomb

Address: 1231 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-1400
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range: €124 - €352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Whitcomb 3.5*
Number of rooms: 460
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Whitcomb San Francisco
Whitcomb San Fransico
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