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Clift Hotel San Francisco

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Novato, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a great stay at the Clift Hotel this week. Not sure where to start as there were so many great things about the experience. As a local to the Bay Area, it is always refreshing to feel like you've been transported to a vacation....even when you are still right in you own town. The suite was so comfy and... More 

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cmp46
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Hotel is beautiful, lovely rooms very comfortable. It's in a great location close to shopping and many restaurants. The staff was very friendly and unpretentious. We had breakfast in the dining room, very nice buffet and items off the menu were delicious. The bar atmosphere in the evening was very fun and lively.

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Los Angeles
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The rooms are comfortable, the staff is overly friendly and helpful. There was a nice, big, comfortable bed with a big mirror behind it and a nice city view. I would definitely come back to stay here and recommend it anyone who wants to feel pampered on vacation.

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Montreal
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Clift is a great boutique hotel in the heart of downtown SF. Within minutes of walking to Union Square, this is a great choice for business/ solo travelers. Service was courteous and they were able to offer me a upgrade. Would definitely stay there again.

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modesto, ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Room is lovely. Front desk staff always warm and welcoming. The location is so convenient for shopping and using the cable car for transportation. Stayed here with our granddaughter last year and she loved it. Wants to go again. Love Love staying here!!

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Randi D, Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

You love staying with us and we love having you stay with us; we are the prefect pair! Thank you for your wonderful comments and we look forward to welcoming you and your granddaughter back to Clift! More 

San Antonio, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location was great (close to shooping in Union Square), bar downstairs was really fun (but get there early) and rooms were small but comfortable. Recommend requesting a room on a higher floor for a quieter experience.

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

I am pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are always happy to hear when a guest has an enjoyable experience and thank you for taking the time to share your comments. More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The building is very nice and upscale. As you enter, two doormen greet you and you are quickly helped by the front desk. The bar downstairs, Redwood Room, is a great spot for drinks and gets pretty crowded on Fridays and Saturdays. The music selection is well rounded as well. The biggest problem with this hotel was the bathrooms. Very... More 

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

I appreciate both your positive and constructive feedback about your experience. We are a historical building and thus have some restrictions when it comes to the size of our bathrooms; however, we are currently in the process of completing a project to have all of our tubs and showers refreshed and the look of the bathroom upgraded. More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been staying at the Clift now for the past 6+ years to the point that I have fond memories of special trips to the city. Back in 2011, I had expressed my gratitude before to Mr. Matthew Hittleman--then manager--particularly as to the incredible kindness and efficiency of the staff. Fast forward to 2016 and I truly have no... More 

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you to our biggest fan for such wonderful comments!! We are in the creative process this year for our new restaurant and look forward to having you come back and experience the new side of Clift in 2016. More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great staff and amazing location. Very happy with my stay with the Clift and I will continue to stay there every time I am in San Francisco. They have lovely bedding ensuring I slept after a lot of flying.

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Randi D, Front Office Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

What a delightful review! I am so pleased to see that we were able to make a fan out of you and look forward to welcoming you back to Clift! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for anniversary. Valet was quick and easy (but expensive!). Check in was quick and friendly. Upon hearing it was our anniversary got a free upgrade. Room was huge and chic. Comfy bed, great lighting, mostly quiet (some to be expected Fri night party in room two doors down. Bar was a scene. Not our crowd but beautiful room and... More 

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Clift_Manager, Manager at Clift Hotel San Francisco, responded to this review

Thank you for allowing Clift to help you celebrate such a wonderful occasion and I am pleased to hear that you had a great experience for your anniversary! More 

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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 theaters 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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