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Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 12 Fourth St, San Francisco, CA 94103
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New York City, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

First, I love Kimpton hotels. The staff is always friendly, the rooms, restaurants and lobby are first class. The Hotel Palomar in San Fran was just ok. The rooms are very small even for a solo traveler. The bathroom is extremely close to the bed and only separated by a small pocket door. Luckily since I was traveling alone, this... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was in SF on business and stayed 4 nights. This hotel was in a great location, plenty of shopping, restaurants/bars and was in walking distance (5 min max) to the major companies in the area. $15 with tip cab to alcatraz. The room was small (typical in SF) but was all I needed and it was kept very clean.... More

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ChrisSmithGM, General Manager at Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us and the positive notes regarding our team and the location. Our team is eager to please and our location is simply in the heart of it all here in San Francisco. Come back soon. More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel Palomar is a lovely little gem in the heart of SF. Came up here for a quick weekend trip (Fri-Sun) and wanted to stay somewhere different. I read all the prior reviews of Hotel Palomar and instantly knew that we needed to try it out. The staff was amazing and super helpful - we needed multiple things from them... More

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ChrisSmithGM, General Manager at Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Nothing better for a General Manager to hear from a guest than "we'll be back"! So glad you enjoyed your stay. We'll be counting the days until your return. More

Edgartown, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our first night in SF and Hotel Palomar didn't disappoint. The staff was wonderful and our room was great. We did have a suite but I expect that all of the rooms were equally wonderful. In a very busy neighborhood with all of the charm of SF. Great hotel!

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ChrisSmithGM, General Manager at Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Our suite's are sweet and I am so happy you enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to your return. More

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have to start my review by saying that when I travel for business, my hotel expectations and desires are lower than when I travel for leisure. With that said, I stayed at the Hotel Palomar for a business trip. The hotel is in a great location. However, I had some small issues. Prior to my arrival, I received an... More

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ChrisSmithGM, General Manager at Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us and providing the positive praise and constructive feedback. I will be working with the team to ensure we go from good to great. More

Illinois, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent 2 nights at the Hotel Palomar in San Francisco for our wedding anniversary, prior to heading up to Napa Valley. The location of this hotel is ideal, near city center, shopping and transportation lines. We really appreciated the central location. The hotel itself has a small boutique feel as most Kimpton properties. The room was... More

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ChrisSmithGM, General Manager at Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us. Although I am appreciative of the praise of the location and property, I am embarrassed and apologize for the service you received. I will be researching and addressing immediately. More

Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed every night at the Palomar! The hotel is very clean and updated. Staff was very nice and helpful. The location is perfect for walking distance to so many fun things to do! When checking out the hotel was very helpful and quick to providing transportation services back to the airport. I could have stayed longer!

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ChrisSmithGM, General Manager at Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the positive praise of the team and hotel. Next time, please do stay longer! More

London
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked into the Hotel Palomar at the end of a driving trip along Highway 1. Even with the sat nav it was difficult to find the hotel and, having dropped the car off, we walked the streets of San Fran dragging cases after ourselves. Having said that, the hotel was clearly marked and it should have been easy to... More

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ChrisSmithGM, General Manager at Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us and the positive comments along with constructive. You'll be happy to hear that we are working on the window solution that you mentioned. We just installed sample double pane windows in one room and are testing it now. Assuming the sound tests come out positive we will be moving forward with this solution throughout the... More

Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great hotel. Location is fabulous and very central. Close to shopping, cable car and public transit. Everything is within walking distance but remember San Francisco is very hilly! Loved the leopard print bathrobes! Downtown is under major construction for a subway. I was awakened every day before 7am to the very loud noise of machinery right outside... More

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ChrisSmithGM, General Manager at Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for being with us. The subway construction on the other side of Market Street, is now completely underground and I do not anticipate any noise from that for a while. In fact, I just saw them lay artificial grass down the street today, which will make for a nice park like setting through the holiday season connecting us to... More

Portland, Maine
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99 reviews 99 reviews
25 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our stay at the Palomar. The hotel is funky and fun, yet very welcoming at the same time. The staff was friendly the room was clean and comfortable although the bathroom looked a bit dated. The location can't be beat!

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ChrisSmithGM, General Manager at Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

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Address: 12 Fourth St, San Francisco, CA 94103
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Palomar San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 198
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