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Beresford Arms

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   701 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Downtown)
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Ranked #100 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2006
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Minnesota
2 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2006

We traveled from Minnesota to San Francisco for my daughters wedding. Most of the guests stayed at the Beresford Arms, we were able to secure reasonable rates for all the travelers. The staff was very helpful in getting us transportation whenever needed and usually within short notice. The continental breakfast was great especially as we were always on a tight... More

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Rome, Georgia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2006

After reading the reviews about Beresford Arms, I was hesitant to stay there. However, I wanted to stay in a classic, San Francisco hotel with charm. I was surprised at how pleasant it actually was. It was somewhat difficult using the valet service at first. It wasn't well- marked. However, once we got that, it was fine, and they were... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2006

We stayed for 2 nights in the Beresford Arms, was the last part of our three weeks' honeymoon in the U.S. With a price of $152 per night, which is very reasonable for San Francisco standards, we were very happy. Although the website looks great, in all honesty, the rooms in real life are pretty old-fashioned. It all has a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2006

We recently stayed for 5 nights at the Beresford Arms, following recommendations on Trip Advisor and were very pleased with our stay. With 2 teenagers we had booked a 2 room parlour suite which was very spacious, clean and had a kitchenette and v large bathroom (including Jacuzzi Bath). The staff were very helpful and the free wine and cheese... More

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Philadelphia
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2006

The Beresford Arms is a charming Hotel located about 5 blocks from Union Square. Many of the other "Boutique" Hotels I saw on our vacation had very tiny lobbies or just a front desk, but this hotel had a beautiful lobby with internet access and plenty of seating. The front desk staff were friendly and and always pleasant. The room... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2006

There were some things I found charming about this hotel and some that I found could have used some improvement. Overall, my experience wasnt bad. Let's start with the pro's: 2 blocks from Union Square, good sized bathroom with whirpool jet baths, small clean kitchen area in suites with utensils and stove, free internet in the lobby, continental breakfast, front... More

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California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2006

We thought the price of $124 a night was great for San Francisco. We found our room to be clean and free of any unpleasant smells. Our bed was ok but the pillows very uncomfortable. We were on the 6th floor and our windows were not facing either of the busy streets but we still slept with them closed because... More

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Connecticut
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2006

This hotel is a disaster! Stay away! We arrived at 5:00 a.m. because our flight was delayed. The front door was locked. There is a bell outdoors and we rang it for 5 minutes, no one came! Our cabby used his cell phone to call the front desk. It had to ring several minutes until some answered. A young man... More

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Arlington, VA
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2006

My husband and I have been traveling in CA for the last 3 weeks. We stayed at Beresford Arms for four nights in July. Yes, this hotel is a good deal for San Fran, but may not be worth your money. Pros: It is near Union Sq., the cable car line, and an Avis Car rental. They have 2 computers... More

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New York
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2006

We stayed in rooms 611 and 612, in the 6B corner of the hotel for a week. The mini bars were actually affordable which is a real boon if you're travelling with children and teens. Also, there is a Whole Foods Market about 10 minutes away to fill up the fridge with healthy snacks and fruit. We were near everything... More

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Address: 701 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Beresford Arms 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#22 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco #66 Family Hotel in San Francisco
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