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Clift Hotel San Francisco

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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Palo Alto, California, Usa
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a pleasant weekend at a fun hotel. Wonderful treatment from the moment I arrived. The lady at check in was pleasant and helpful. The room was large and nicely appointed. I wouldn't mind staying here again in the future.

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

We are so happy to hear that you've enjoyed your experience with us! We look forward to see you soon and make you feel special one more time. More 

Lawrenceville, NJ
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

In general I like the Clift, and by many key measures it's an excellent hotel. The rooms are thoughtfully appointed, some of them really beautiful. I like the design. I've stayed in a large spacious king room with ample windows and views, and a very small king room with a view of the base of the central airshaft. Both were... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback and we are so happy to hear that you've enjoyed your experience with us again. Our goal is to make our guests feel the excellence in all of our departments. Our housekeeping and front office team appreciates the recognition that you gave us. We appreciate you as a guest and... More 

New Jersey
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370 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Clift on a recommendation of a family member and stayed their with my family for two nights recently. It was a little to 'Morgans Hotel' for me. It was way too modern and the room had no bureau to put your clothes which had to be hidden in the closet. The shower was wonderful and had... More 

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

Thank you for the lovely comment regarding our Concierge Laurie! Clift was designed with a very unique vision in mind, although we are glad that you were able to enjoy our shower & our breakfast buffet. More 

bury,lancashire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 4 days was very nice rooms where adequate for what we needed very comfortable and staff extremely helpful fantastic location not far from union square which is central valet parking for the car was great but you don't need a car there :) had breakfast on our last day was fine

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

We are so happy to hear that you found our accommodations comfortable & our staff helpful and that you had a great stay with us. More 

San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our 2-day stay at the hotel. The location is very convenient to everything and the entrance on Geary also makes it easy for someone to pick you up when necessary. The staff, particularly the night audit person who checked us in at 3 am, was very service oriented. The junior suite we had was very nice, although the... More 

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

Thank you for your kind words about our overnight team that checked you in & glad that you enjoyed your spacious Junior Suite! More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wednesday night was Joel Gott wine tasting nite. Does it get any better? Nice workout room. I had very quiet room on 9th floor. Comfortable bed and good wifi. The bar was uber expensive, but atmosphere was very nice. Great comfy hotel.

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

We're so glad that you got to enjoy our Wine Social Wednesday during your stay with us & that you found your accommodations comfortable. We hope that you'll visit again soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our stay at the Clift was wonderful. The location was perfect for venturing out by foot, staff was very helpful and hotel decor was great! The Redwood room offers a nightly "decompression" time that one must take advantage of. Drink specials as well as small bite specials hit the spot. Complimentary coffee or tea in the morning(5:30am) for early risers... More 

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

Clift was designed with a very unique vision in mind & we're so glad that you enjoyed that as well as our Decompression Hour at the Redwood Room! More 

New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Absolutely loved this hotel, and the awesome lavender halls! Staff was the most accommodating and friendly, and valet extremely prompt and helpful. My only comment (which is not even about the hotel itself) would be the area. In general, the Tenderloin area is not the best, but if you have a car and don't have to frequently walk around the... More 

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

Thank you for all of your warm comments about our lavender halls & our staff. We truly strive to be as gracious & friendly when welcoming our guests to Clift. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 7 nights recently, and I must say we enjoyed the place a lot. The staff were very capable, and although the building is quite old, we had a great (North facing) room on a high floor which made for a peaceful sleep with great breezes. We were staying at the property when there was a major... More 

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

We're glad that you enjoyed your week-long stay with us and that you found our unique design great & interesting. Our Redwood Room staff appreciates the recognition that you gave us. More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff are really accomodating, the corner room was fabulous and really big, and the place most definitely has some style. The bar after hours is great fun and it was a pleasure to come back. Wouldn't hesitate to return, thanks.

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

We are so happy to hear that you've enjoyed your experience with us again! We look forward to seeing you soon. More 

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