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Hotel Vitale, a Joie de Vivre hotel

4.5 of 5 8 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Miami, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel Vitale has a spectacular view of the bridge at night from their seventh floor terrace. It does close at 9, so grab a refreshment from the bar and head on up for sunset or moon shots with the lit up bridge as a backdrop. The spa, on the 8th floor is very nice, but read the description on the... More

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Los Angeles, California, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm a member of THE JOY OF LIFE CLUB and have accumulated after several stays, $100 certificate. We decided to use it during our latest stay last week. I handed it over to the front desk clerk upon check-in.Upon check-out I made it a point to ask the clerk to make sure that we got credited for the certificate He... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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93 reviews 93 reviews
29 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Perfectly situated with beautiful views. Great services, very lovely hotel. Brilliant roof terrace. Sadly not all rooms look over the bay. I had a view into some offices. Nice room for sure. staff very friendly, good inhouse bar.

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Singapore, Singapore
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is part of the Joie de vivre Brand. they create that special feel to match your personality. love the design, very Life style. the room are big, and try to get the room with a view on the Embarcadero, few minutes walk to the Fisherman Wharf. And the down town and shopping center. Must try is the american... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a long weekend at Hotel Vitale with 6 girlfriends. Highly recommend this property. The location was in perfect -- convenient to restaurants and tourist destinations. Service was excellent. We loved the rooftop terrace -- great view and a beatiful place to unwind and share a bottle of wine. Loved it.

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HotelVitaleGM, General Manager at Hotel Vitale, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sueb1975, I’m glad you and your friends enjoyed your weekend getaway with us. The terraces are great for lounging outside and enjoying the view. If you are interested for your next weekend trip, Spa Vitale can arrange a customized spa party for your group. Thank you for your recommendation and we hope to see you all again soon. Sincerely,... More

Durango, Colorado
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81 reviews 81 reviews
30 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location, location, location! Great staff, sizeable comfy rooms with plush beds really good food and the Bar Americano is the great apres- work hangout for the up snd comers. Always a good vibe! Did I mention location? Right across street from Ferry Bldg. Walk EVERYWHERE! It's a bit pricey, but splurge on a view room- even if its only a... More

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HotelVitaleGM, General Manager at Hotel Vitale, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear fletchandsus: It is so flattering that Hotel Vitale is you top pick when visiting San Francisco! The team will be so happy to hear that you think they’re great and the rooms are to your liking. The views from the rooms and terraces are not to be missed, and if you haven’t already been, Spa Vitale has an amazing... More

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked in as a family in September and enjoyed a great stay. We paid extra for one of our rooms to enjoy a 'Bay View' - but this was a limited view to say the least. With little fuss we were moved the very next night to a room with a fantastic view (see photo). The location is fantastic,... More

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HotelVitaleGM, General Manager at Hotel Vitale, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Major_Cholmondeley: I am so pleased to hear that your and your family had a great stay with us—and thank you for that sunset photo of the Bay Bridge—that is amazing! Our location is convenient for strolls along the Embarcadero and using Muni to get around the city. I am glad the room was to your liking and our team... More

Sherman, Connecticut
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was at least the 6th time I've stayed here, and it's unique virtues don't fade. Spectacular views, waterfront location and directly across the street from the fabulous food resources of the Ferry Building and Farmers' Market. The Vitale is a tad less luxurious than the city's most expensive options, but it is also way less stuffy/pretentious. Bathrooms have a... More

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HotelVitaleGM, General Manager at Hotel Vitale, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear fussydame: I’m glad to hear that we are still able to impress you on your 6th visit. Our guiding philosophy is “Luxury, Naturally” so our aesthetic is a bit more contemporary and understated than some other luxury hotels. We do have rooms with shower/tub combinations as well, if you ever have questions, our reservations team can help with what... More

Belfast, Northern Ireland
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12 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the hotel for 6 nights on our first visit to San Francisco in Oct 2014. I think the reason that the hotel does not score higher on Trip Advisor is because of the daily fee that they charge and I think the hotel should review this policy as few customers will see the benefit... More

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HotelVitaleGM, General Manager at Hotel Vitale, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Toe-Knee: It is so flattering that you chose us after such thorough research and I am glad that your welcome experience was seamless. It sounds like the team was wonderfully helpful and your room had everything you needed. Americano’s cocktails are excellent and don’t worry too much about having missed eating in the restaurant because our room service is... More

San Jose, California
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73 reviews 73 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for the Nike Women's Half Marathon. While it was a bit out of the way for my activities, I really enjoyed the stay. The hotel is beautiful, the staff is very kind and accommodating, and the food was delicious! The views of the city were beautiful as well. I'd highly recommend staying here - it's an oasis... More

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HotelVitaleGM, General Manager at Hotel Vitale, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Obiawhat: Congratulations on completing the half marathon—that is quite an accomplishment! While we aren’t right next to that course, it can be nice to be a little removed from the main area for these large events. I am so glad that the décor, team, and cuisine were all wonderful. Thank you for your recommendation and we’ll see you for... More

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Address: 8 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Financial District
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Vitale, a Joie de Vivre hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 200
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