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InterContinental San Francisco

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   888 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 (SoMa)
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Ranked #34 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Yuba City, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Really nice hotel, just not in a good location, not much shopping near or places to eat close by. Rooms are really nice and clean...all glass windows really neat. I wouldn't stay here again just because of the location

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

I stayed over for few nights. It is clean and quite modern. Bed are comfortable and is located in a quite neighbourhood. The Hotel staff is very kind and friendly. For shopping lovers, it is also very close to Market. I would recommend it.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Came here for a quick 3 night stay in August last year and I was very happy with my overall stay. The rooms are very nice and spacious and the service was good. Concierge helped us to organize a few restaurant reservations which was good since we had no idea about where to go. Didnt spend too much time in... More

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Woodridge, Illinois
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel caters more to business travelers than tourists like us. The lobby is classy and the room was beautifully appointed . Bed was very comfortable. That said, it is located a few blocks away from Powell and Market, and on the edge of a pretty seedy area. We didn't have any problems, but I wouldn't recommend walking on Howard... More

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Houston, Texas
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83 reviews 83 reviews
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I liked this hotel alot, it was a few blocks from union square and the mall, lots of things to do around. Check in was very fast, the rooms are high tech, you have a button to press for do not disturb instead od hanging a door hanger, room service was very fast (20 min wait) but the food wasnt... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You will be very happy staying at this hotel. It is very up-to-date, modern, clean, and the hotel staff are very much above the normal as they try to please you in every way !! I was very happy to see that there cocktail lounge serves an above the average selection of international beer, wine, and sherry which many U.S.... More

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Beverly Hills, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came here to relax and frolic in San Francisco. We chose this hotel after having stayed at the Intercontinental in Johannesburg South Africa, and we were quite impressed by the hotel's beauty and professionalism. I expected this property in San Francisco to match it in every way. Pro: The bell staff and receptionists were professional and the room service... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent a week here when my boyfriend was attending SemiCon. Great location, right next to the convention center and by Union Square. You can walk to shopping, Chinatown, the Ferry Building. It is also just a short cab ride to many other locations. The hotel itself is great. Fantastic views form all sides but if you can get one... More

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Dulles, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Friendly staff. Location is all about business. Not really a good place to base a tourist type of visit however. Although you can take a cab to almost anywhere, except for the financial district, it is a haul.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here 2 years ago when I went to San Fran. After reading a few reviews it looks like it hasn't changed much since then. Front desk was very helpful and check-in was quick, great rooms with all the amenities needed. The Intercontinental is located near Union Square which is walking distance to majority of San Francisco's tourist attractions. e.g.... More

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Address: 888 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — InterContinental San Francisco 4.5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#7 Spa Hotel in San Francisco #16 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco #18 Business Hotel in San Francisco #33 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco #39 Family Hotel in San Francisco
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InterContinental San Francisco is the Bay Area s newest upscale hotel destination. The 32-story glass tower sparkles high above the city, standing sentry over the South of Market (SoMa) area. The smoke-free hotel is convenient to everything, including the Moscone Convention Center, Union Square, Chinatown and the Powell Street Cable Car Turnaround. ... more   less 
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