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Hotel des Arts

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   447 Bush St., San Francisco, CA 94108 (Financial District)
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Ranked #127 of 237 Hotels in San Francisco
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lakeland, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came to SF for our honeymoon from Florida. At home AC is standard, but no AC here, though the staff did get us a fan to help out. The olde timey elevator was fun but the walls were thin. If you love the hustle and bustle this place is right in the financial district near Chinatown. I don't, so... More

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14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My friends and I unfortunately had bad experience with this hotel due to its lack of organization, communication and staff with attitude. My friends and I booked two rooms and the idea was for them to arrive few days before me. When they checked in they informed that I was going to later on in the week and if there... More

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San Fernando, San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 9 nights during our visit to San Francisco. The hotel is located just 2 buildings away from Chinatown Dragon Gate and the street has some super cafes and restaurants. The staff was helpful and the room was very clean. Had fun exploring the art pieces in the hotel. It is not exactly cheap but then nothing is... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So first off - there was a big mix-up when I arrived at Hotel Des Arts to find out that my room did not have a private bathroom and that I'd be sharing a bathroom with other folks on the same floor. This wasn't what we'd paid for! That being said, it wasn't the fault of the hotel - it... More

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9 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay in Hotel des Arts was the first leg being a four night stay in San Francisco. We struggled in our decision as to whether to give this hotel a 3 or a 4 out of 5. We agreed on a 4 out of 5 because although this hotel is very basic and is definitely not somewhere you would... More

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Sacramento, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can read thru all of my other reviews to know that I am not a harsh reviewer and have a tolerance for most human behavior and most service industry outlets. The location is comfortable, the rooms are cozy and the decor is quirky and quaint. Yet I will never go back here. Because of the service! Some of the... More

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Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

lovely little hotel with quirky charm. not cheap exactly but probably about as cheap as you could get in this neighborhood: which is totally fantastic. walkable to a zillion places to eat (next door to chinatown), upscale shopping as well as national chains if you need an extra layer for bizarro san francisco temps and ear plugs :), cable car... More

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Sligo, Ireland
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Loved the art on the walls. Extremely clean & very friendly staff. Can not beat the location from Union square! We also walked to the pier from the hotel which is a nice walk. The only small complaint was the air con which didn't work to well but we got over it! Great restaurants near by... Would stay again.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This hotel was perfect for my budget for my trip to San Fran. There is one shower per floor, and two toilets per floor (about 7-8 rooms per floor). Breakfast was not all that great (toast, granola bars, juice, & coffee). Walls were thin and could hear a couple fight one night and a couple having sex two of the... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This is a fun budget hotel in a great location, in ease of great transport links or equally on foot to the city centre, bars, restaurants and about 20min walk to fisherman's wharf. The staff were superb one of our locks jammed on our case and they were quick to help out, then 2 nights before we left my wife... More

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Address: 447 Bush St., San Francisco, CA 94108
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Financial District
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel des Arts 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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