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Hotel Stratford

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   242 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Aylesford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

the location was fantastic! Rooms extremely small, nowhere for you to store your suitcase. Breakfast included wasn't to our liking, very little on offer. Lift takes a very long time. Clean and tidy. No air conditioning just a fan mounted on the ceiling, which was fine for our travel. If much hot air conditioning would be required. Not too bad... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Stratford as part of a 2 city break. The hotel is in a good location very near Union square. It's very clean and tidy. We had room 600 which was more of a crash pad. The room was quite small, It had the smallest double bed ever. Think it was an American single to be fair.... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We caught the BART train to Powell Street and walked 100 yds or so to this hotel which is just off Union Square. There is free wi-fi and staff are very helpful, especially young guy called Michael who advised us on trips told us best way to get to places and what places to avoid! The lifts are a bit... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from spending 6 nights at the Stratford. No complaints from us. Excellent location, very clean room ( maid service every day) excellent reception staff, really helpful and nothing too much for them. ( Shout out to Michael who gave us loads of tips) Being as the hotel is situated in a busy part of the city, you would... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff Room is too small and plus its hot as no air conditioning Great location as easily you can find a place for coffee or bite Free wifi and free breakfast are bonus. Room is just too basic as what you pay is not worth it.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 5 nights in August, we couldn't believe the location everything was within walking distance! Staff were friendly, room was small (very clean, no noise) but we expected this after reading other reviews and the price. Breakfast was good on most days but some days there was little options left and we was always early! Lift was slow... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A perfect city hotel...located a minutes walk from union square, trams and Westfield shopping centre. Convenient also for China town and a tram ride from Pier 49 - what more could you want! Very attentive staff and a special mention to Michael on reception who bent over backwards to ensure we had a great stay. Would I stay here again... More

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Greater Manchester
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22 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing position....3 blocks from the BART stop from the airport. A cable car stop outside the hotel. Taxis across the road and a stop for the HOP ON/HOP OFF bus around the corner together with the high end shops and the hotel itself is clean and comfortable. If you want pure luxury this hotel is not for you but if... More

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Leon, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an excellently located hotel. We stayed there for three nights while visiting San Fran with my small children and my parents. There were four of us in a room..myself, my husband and our two little children. It was a squeeze! My parents room was small, but honestly for the price and the location it's good, and if we... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a very comfortable stay at Hotel Stratford. The hotel is on the cable car route and is walking distance to Union Square. The room was small and clean. It was ideal for someone who is on a budget. The complimentary continental breakfast was great and was a good kick start to the day. I liked how there was... More

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  • Union square(28)
  • Cable car(23)
  • Great location(12)
  • Very clean(10)
  • Powell street(8)
  • Rooms are small(8)
  • Good value(3)
  • Double beds(3)
  • Ceiling fan(3)

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Address: 242 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Stratford 2*
Number of rooms: 96
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Also Known As:
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Stratford San Francisco
Stratford Hotel San Francisco

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