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Golden Gate Hotel

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775 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94108
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tucson, Arizona
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56 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We LOVE this little gem of a find in San Fran and will not stay anywhere else. The neighborhood feels safe, the owners are great, especially at accommodating late arrivals. There are all sorts of thoughtful touches everywhere you look...and as was mentioned by other reviewers, if you like animals, this is the place for you. The light breakfast and... More 

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Austin, TX
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this hotel and hope to be back soon. If you love animals - this is the place for you. Pip the cat hangs around the lobby. My second night, Pip rode the antique elevator to the 4th floor and hung out in my room until deciding to head back to the lobby. Got to meet Cookie the dog one... More 

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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a fan of the chains, at any level of luxury? Neither are we. This small bed and (continental) breakfast near Union Square is cute, comfortable, clean and greatly located. The staff and owners are super friendly and helpful. Very European feel. Not a destination in and of itself, but if you need a base of operations in San Fran,... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time I stayed in this hotel. I like this hotel because of it's location, the room decor, and the lovely cat! There was an episode while I made the reservation. My country, Taiwan, is listed as "a province of China" in many hotel booking systems in the US. I am upset about that. Despite the denial... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Golden Gste Hotel has it all: great location, beautiful rooms, and nice touches (e.g. Breakfast and afternoon tea), all for a very reasonable price. Goregeous antique furniture and trompe l'oeil paintings abound. We were able to catch the cable cars or buses from a few feet away. It was a five- minute walk to Union Square. Equidistant were AT&T... More 

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Granger, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My sister and I just recently stayed at the Golden Gate for a girl's weekend. We stayed in the twin bed with a private bath room and it was perfect for us! We both loved the charm of the place. Real keys, an antique elevator, antique pieces in the room, clawfoot tub, Pip the cat and the delightful cookies every... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Stayed here 4 nights.. Nice location close to cable cars and Union Sq. Had a very nice room on the ground floor with private bath. The owners really sweet and nice personnel. The dog Cookie and the cat Pip really nice asset to the place :)... Good breakfast in the morning. Would love to come back again.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

the owners and staff were incredibly warm and welcoming. The atmosphere was like home away from home. It felt cozy, friendly yet we had our privacy. It was very clean and comfortable. The continental breakfast was delicious and elegant. Great afternoon homemade cookies and tea were a nice break in a day of sight seeing. Great location. We will be... More 

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Victoria, BC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

My husband and I stayed here for three nights in May. The location is fantastic - walking distance to many attractions and transportation. Our room was very comfortable and we slept well. Fresh coffee and croissants and muffins were served in the little dining area which was a very civilized way to start each day. Service was very friendly. I... More 

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Melbourne Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Fabulous location within walking distance to all. Management and staff were very helpful and extremely friendly they couldn't do enough for you. I would definitely stay there again. Rooms were very comfortable and extremely quaint.

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Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army in the Civil War, this grand square has become the city's premier shopping and entertainment district containing the largest number of upscale department stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theaters in the city. It's a large open area where tourists and locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by, enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.
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