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The Pickwick Hotel San Francisco

3.0 of 5 85 5th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is perfectly acceptable for a short stay in San Fran. Really close to union square & transport links to all other major attractions. The rooms are pretty small, but not really an issue for a short stay. Staff are friendly & rooms clean. A little noisy (but what do you expect in a city centre?) The view was... More 

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

Not sure what to think of the hotel, it was a good location, a descent price for the city. Disliked, the street noise that was pretty clear in the room, the water pressure was weak and the heater didn't work. I also didn't like the fact there were no heavier curtains. As a street light shined pretty bright into the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my time in US and Pickwick was my first home in US. Location of this place is perfect; rooms are very clean and staff is friendly. In vicinity you will find great Halal food places. From nearby station; you can take metro (metro bus) or Bart (subway train) to literally any place in San Francisco. Place is expensive... More 

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Thank you for your kind comments. We know there are many choices for accommodations in the area and we believe our guest service outshines most! More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Still on the fence about this place, while the rooms were a good size and it is in a good location, the hotel definitely shows its age. Lots of street noise in the rooms, hard beds (which made noise whenever you moved), and no water pressure from the shower head. The staff were all really friendly and the accommodated a... More 

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Palm Springs
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

great value and location. Perfect for a solo traveler. I will definitely be back. Walk to embarcadero, the galleria and Bart and muni is right there. Stay away from the SOMA restaurant. There are so many other better choices nearby.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got a deal on a room here. It was convenient to a show we were going to further south. Unlike another reviewer, I thought the bed was fine. The room is cute and the bathroom, though small, was clean and modern. I agree that they could benefit from better windows, but it is the city, so there will be... More 

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Sonoma, California, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

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
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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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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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