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The Pickwick Hotel San Francisco

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   85 5th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
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Ranked #119 of 236 Hotels in San Francisco
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Santa Monica, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We've stayed here several years. The rooms are comfortable and the staff very courteous. Prices are reasonable. There are good restaurants and movie houses nearby. We love the location: near Westfield Shopping Center and Amtrak bus stop, BART, cable cars, Union Square, and a short bus ride to Caltrains. Also convenient transportation to Fisherman's Wharf, Chinatown and Golden Gate Park... More

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I read some pretty poor reviews before we arrived at the Pickwick and was expecting to be disappointed, I wasn't. Maybe we are just easy to please but the room was great, the squeaky bathroom door the only tiny irritation. We stayed 3 nights...and yes it was noisy from traffic...but given its excellent location hardly surprising and we were so... More

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a night with my girlfriend while in between apartment leases. Nothing special but nice for the price. King bed room was clean, spacious, and well decorated. Staff was friendly. Would not wander far from the hotel at night but taking cabs to/from was safe. Most surrounding streets are nice but definitely easy to find yourself in a... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 4 night trip to San Francisco as park of our tour of California was booked through a travel company who recommended this hotel and the pictures we were shown looked quite grand! However... When we arrived, we realised that the location of this hotel is very close to a rough neighbourhood. Everyone including our taxi driver told us not... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was way too expensive for the 3 nights we spent especially given that it was not that nice. This is definitely a 3 star no more. Overall, the hotel was not terrible and provided everything we needed. It could use some renovation as some things were a little run down. The beds were not the comfiest. I found... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I love San Francisco, especially the eating and shopping to that city. That said, we choose a budget a hotel to sleep that is still mid-class comfort. We stayed at the Chancellor last time and loved it, unfortunately it was sold out this trip so we tried the Pickwick. Huge mistake. Here is why: Staff: They NEVER... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this hotel for its location near Union Square and for its tariff. Great staff at the front of house. Room on level 5 a little tired and tight but more or less met our needs. Décor sort of 60s. Nothing wrong with it really, though. We had just finished four weeks touring the US and this was our... More

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san jose, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I just spent a lovely weekend in San Francisco, staying for the 1st time at the old Pickwick Hotel at the corner of 5th and Mission, in the heart of, well, EVERYTHING! Don't be fooled by the aging brick facade, the rooms have all been redone, and are clean and well-appointed. The Pickwick is in the heart... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thought I was getting a great deal but after a terrible night I'd have paid double to have gotten a decent night's sleep. Room 424 seems like a nice corner room, small but tidy and not on Fifth so quieter. Nope, it's actually a terrible for any of you light sleepers out there given it's prime location right over... More

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at the Pickwick late in the evening after a 26 hour journey from the UK. Despite booking (and paying for), a 'Classic King' double room two months previously, when we checked in we were handed the keys to what amounted to a broom cupboard with a single bed in it. It didn't matter how much we complained, it... More

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Address: 85 5th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Pickwick Hotel San Francisco 3*
Number of rooms: 189
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