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The Kensington Park Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   450 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Interesting hotel with perfect location, you will have in walk distance Union square, China town . Nortons steak house is just in the next house and another restaurants are in walk distance. Big size of double rooms.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived via BART from the SFO very convenient 5 minute walk to the hotel. Joshua working the front desk was excellent with recommendations and service. Thai the morning maintenance worker was always quick to greet us with a smile. Our room was on the 11th floor with coffee served every morning. We could here some traffic because we had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel situates in the middle of downtown. Only 8 mimutes walk to Chinatown and with in walking distant to many major shops and malls. The hotel is also right next to the Morton's steak house. Although a little old the room we live in feel clean. There's no air condition but its too cold anyway. There is no security... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent location literally two hundred yards from centre of Union Square, San Francisco. We paid the second highest room rate and received a nice boutique style room with a quality view of Union Square and the San Francisco skyline. Didn't find the Reception Staff very helpful on arrival and had to wait over forty minutes for room to be ready... More

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Lebanon, NJ
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75 reviews 75 reviews
25 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building that houses this hotel was constructed in 1925. The hotel's historic ambiance and architectural details provide ample charm. Top that off with some complimentary sherry or tea at 4:00 while you listen to the grand piano in the lobby. It feels it bit like living in a movie set. Our double room faced the street but the glazed... More

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Personality H, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Traveller, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a thorough and positive review to share with other travelers! It is so important for us to know what made your experience so special. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed all the charming amenities that the Kensington Park Hotel has to offer. Please let us... More

The Villages, Florida, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to be in the heart of San Francisco just off Powell on Union Square but not pay $400 a nite, this friendly boutique 4 star '20s hotel is a great choice. They serve Sherry nitely in the Lobby and tea and coffee in the am, plus the hotel is connected to one of San Francisco's best Seafood... More

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Personality H, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Patricia C., Thank you so much for the glowing review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and got to experience the full luxuries that the Kensington Park Hotel has to offer. We hope that you think of us on your next trip to San Francisco! Warm Regards, Dana Andrews Guest Relations More

Los Angeles. CA
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48 reviews 48 reviews
28 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small boutique hotel that puts you pretty much in the center of San Francisco, a block from Union Square. Building has been there since 1924 and the hotel has the top floors with the San Francisco Theatre sharing the bottom floors. Staff goes beyond the call of duty to help and make your stay comfortable. Those are the pluses. Our... More

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lcalvario, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ritas Torrance, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are very pleased to hear that our staff has left a good impression on you. We would like to take this time to apologize for the inconvenience that the plumbing situation has caused you. We are actively making constant renovations on the building and its’ facilities.... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lobby is small but lovely.and afternoon sherry and tea is a nice touch. The hotel staff is courteous, parking is easy and everything is within walking distance. Unfortunately, the room was very small for the 3 of us and none of us slept well. I recommend this hotel for one to two guests, but no more.

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Personality H, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Traveller, Thank you for the positive review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your overall experience. Next time, let's book a larger room for better comfortability. We hope you think of us when planning your next trip to San Francisco! Best, Dana Andrews Guest Relations More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our stay at the Kensington Park Hotel! Fantastic service and great location (right across the road from Union Sq). The beds are the most comfortable beds ever. Loved the afternoon sherry with the beautiful piano player. Would definitely recommend and stay again!

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Personality H, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings Traveller, Thank you for staying with us at Kensington Park Hotel. We are very happy to hear that you had a great experience, enjoyed the comfortable beds, and all the amenities offered! We hope to see you again during your future visits to San Francisco. Thank you for sharing your experience with us! Warmly, Dana Andrews Guest Relations More

San Juan
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was there in july for business, from the outside it looks like a very old and stingy, that very misleading, althought the lobby has a old feel, the decor is eclectic and nice, this will not appeal to all visitors is ok for me, the front desk staff was very friendly. I got a high room towards the street and... More

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Personality H, Guest Relations Manager at The Kensington Park Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Traveller, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice review to share with other travelers! It is so important for us to know what made your experience special. Please let us know if we can be of any assistance in planning for your next trip to San Francisco. We look forward to seeing you... More

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Address: 450 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Kensington Park Hotel 3*
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