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Beresford Arms

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   701 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Downtown)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2008
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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2008

My fiance and I stayed at this hotel for 4 nights in May around Memorial Day. Overall the room was nice with a very comfortable bed. The continental breakfast is nice, and the wine and cheese every night is a good touch. Staff was receptive and helpful, but seemed a little distracted. However, there were a few things that needed... More

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Ipswich, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2008

My wife and I spent 1 night at this hotel on our first stay in this wonderful city. It is conveniently located for tourists with a cable car stop nearby and within easy walking distance of Union Square. There was no doorman to help us get our luggage from the cab into the hotel but our check in was easy... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2008

A cracking hotel about 5 minutes from Union Square, plenty of fresh fruit and pastries for breakfast and a nice touch at 4.30pm when complimentary wine, cheese and crackers are served (plus fruit juice for the kids), the hotel is not new but the rooms look lived in rather than shabby. The staff were very knowledgable, courteous and helpful -... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2008

The Beresford is a great option if you want a nice, affordable location near Union Square. The staff was extremely helpful, and the room was very clean, comfortable, and well-appointed. Breakfast is minimal, but the afternoon wine hour is a lovely touch. I can't say this hotel would be a great value at full price, but if you can find... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2008

Older hotel, a bit run down... but in a great location for launching your day in SF. We stayed there for a weekend, no problems at all. Enjoyed the free breakfast in the morning to get your day started.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2008

We stayed at the Beresford Arms Monday, March 17, through Wednesday, March 19th. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. We got into the city around 9 am and they held our bags so we could start exploring. The breakfast was great compared to other continental breakfasts we have had. There was a lot of fresh fruit and muffins. And the... More

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Toronto, Canada
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2008

We returned yesterday after a week's stay and the Beresford Arms would be our first choice on a return trip. A charming hotel with tons of character. Great shower, comfortable bed. The breakfast was great with plenty of fruit that was replinished over the 3 hours. The wine and cheese was a lovely touch that allowed us to regroup and... More

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Duluth, Minnesota, USA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2008

I really liked the Beresford Arms. My room was a nice size, it was clean, it was quiet. Breakfast was really good: pastries and fruit, with tea. The rooms did not have internet access, but there were 2 computers downstairs in the pleasant lobby area, and there's a bar, where for the price of a drink, you can check your... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2008

stayed there for 8 nights. clean, if a bit run-down hotel. good location, few blocks up from union square. breakfast was minimal; day-old pastries, fresh fruit and coffee. wlan did not work properly except on the first day. good value for money though.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2008

We stayed at the Beresford Arms for four nights including New Years Eve. Could not have asked for more from a budget hotel in the Union Square area.. The location is great, about four blocks from Union Square. Staff is very friendly and helpful. Very clean and comfortable rooms, if a bit old-fashioned. The breakfast is fine i.e. not great... 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*
Number of rooms: 96
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