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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 #31 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Vienna, Austria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for a week while attending the American Chemical Society meeting. It is really close to Moscone, which was the main consideration for this stay in San Francisco, which involved several early morning meetings and events. My main complaint is that the room was quite noisy. A lot of street noise leaked into the room through the large windows.... More

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my 2nd visit to this hotel. I love the location as you are a few blocks away from Union square . As a platinum ambassador I always get an upgrade and I must say their corner room views are breathtaking. The rooms are big and very comfortable. Meets every standard of am Intercontinental

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New York City, New York
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at the intercontinental for a wedding. The hotel is your typical large chain hotel. No frills. The rooms are average. The breakfast is ok bit expensive. You are walking distance from a mall with target and Starbucks so we grabbed breakfast there. Note SF is very windy even in the summer. Take warm clothes!

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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of us had scheduled a six-night stay at the InterContinental in connection with a convention; however, because of a flight cancellation, it ended up being a five-night stay. The convention had the bulk of its activities at the Moscone Center, and the IC is very conveniently located to the Center. There is not much in the way of stores... More

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Lydney, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have stayed in a number of Intercontinentals and this hotel was sadly not their best. The room on the 30th floor was very good, the fitness centre and laned swimming pool were excellent however the overall service was disappointing, there was a lack of attention to detail, breakfast selection was poor and overpriced.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

first time in San Francisco after 20 year. it was a great choice. the location is good, not far from union square. from check in to check our the service was very good. we had a room with a king bad on the 26th floor. amazing, new and most important: comfortable. in my next visit i will stay there for... More

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Erie, Pennsylvania
12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for a week and loved it! Very comfortable. We stayed on the top floor with club access. If you can add the club access, happy hours, food, breakfast - well worth it! Will definitely stay in this hotel again and an intercontinental anywhere one is available.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel went above and beyond for us during our recent stay. My husband and I decided to have our honeymoon in San Francisco and stayed here for three nights. First off, Bill Sutton at the concierge desk is phenomenal! He arranged transportation to and from the airport to the hotel for us, he was able to grant our request... More

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Albany, New York
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In town for a convention, we were given a very pleasant room on the top (34th) floor facing the bay. The room was luxurious and very comfortable for our five day stay, which was made more affordable by a convention rate, which included free Wi-Fi. The breakfast, although not cheap, was superb, and the staff was helpful and friendly. The... More

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

Very nice modern hotel all the staff was excellent. They have all the modern amenities. The rooms were completely done. Everything was fresh. The had everything in the room from umbrella's to scales. They had a mini bar and fringe space too. The beds were super comfy and everything was really clean and in tip top shape.

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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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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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