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The Pickwick Hotel San Francisco

3.0 of 5 85 5th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sonoma, California, USA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hotel is centrally located if you need to be in the 5th/Market to 3rd/Howard corridor. Conveniently close to Powell Street BART & Muni stations, Westfield shopping mall (Tip: Bloomingdale’s gives out-of-towners a 10% discount -- Corey in Handbags helped me find the perfect navy bag), Yerba Buena Gardens, Metreon theater complex, Marriott/AMA Conference Center, and Moscone Center. Less than... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was actually staying at this hotel for a conference at Moscone Center, which for the first few nights was quite reasonable ($120 per night), and quite worth that. The last night, however, which they charged $299, was probably not worth it and could have been had a a much lower price somewhere else, considering that my room overlooked the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location just off market street and next to the Westfield San Fran mall. Service was friendly and helpful and I must say that the rooms are probably the most value for money this side of town. The king size bed in particular created a dent in our travel plans for the day because it was just too comfortable! Will... More 

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Neptune Beach, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The staff was nice and friendly and the location is fine. That is the best I can say about this hotel. The rooms look nothing like they do on the website. Overpriced parking. The noise from the street was so loud because of the cheap windows there. Every 30 minutes, a loud bang could be heard from a pipe in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The Pickwick Hotel is in many ways a European city style hotel in downtown San Francisco. Our "classic" room was small by US standards, but more than adequate by European ones. The air conditioning worked well, the bed was comfortable, hot water for the bath was plentiful (we never tried the shower), and the room was always kept clean and... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Well, where do I start. From the beginning might be best. I went to San Francisco in late September to attend the JavaOne conference. The Pickwick hotel is located nicely between the Moscone center and Hilton where the JavaOne conference was located which was nice. The area have nice restaurants, I would personally like to mention Box Kitchen half a... More 

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Redondo Beach, California
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This hotel is a fine stay, nothing special and nothing horrible. The room was small but had everything I would need for a short stay including a fridge. The bathroom is pretty tight and the water pressure isn't the best. My husband lost hot water halfway through one shower too. The staff is very friendly and the restaurant/bar downstairs was... More 

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This is the first hotel that I've actually left one night into my stay. The staff were perfectly kind, but aside from the location, this hotel has nothing going for it. My room, located in a corner of the building, was not clean. The bathroom seemed like it had been updated recently at first glance. However, I quickly found that... More 

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I stayed at the hotel for 1 week. The hotel staff are friendly, efficient esp. Imelda Tilan the front desk shes competent. The service is very good as well as its location. The hotel room was clean with amenities

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Atlanta, Georgia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
47 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This hotel has a great location for a SF tourist - close to public transportation, trolleys, same block as a great mall with an amazing food court, union square. The block itself is a bit sketchy. There are a lot of bums outside and across the street. They will bother you. The room itself is pretty nice. I had two... More 

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Address: 85 5th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
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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