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Beresford Arms

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   701 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Downtown)
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Ranked #103 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2006
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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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
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    4 of 5 stars
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New York
2 reviews
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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Aurora, CO
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2006

This hotel is wonderful! Most importantly my family and I had another hotel booked and when we arrived it was awful. We literaly walked around the corner to this hotel and were warmly welcomed and the staff worked dillegently to find us a room and to make us feel special which they accomplished. Rooms are spacious and clean and the... More

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New York City area
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2006

Goiing back over the reviews of the Beresford Arms I feel like I was in an entirely different place. In over 25 years of business and personal travel, and at a variety of price points, this was by far the worst, most horrible hotel l I have ever stayed in. I booked via the Internet, where the rooms were completely... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2006

A room in downtown San Francisco can be quite expensive. But Beresford Arms Hotel gave our family value for our money. We stayed for 6 nights( May 2006) in their Parlor Room and WOW, it was immaculately clean. It had a full working kitchen & whirpool. The staff from the doorman to the cleaning lady were all efficient & couteous.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2006

The Bereseford Arms offers travelers to San Francisco great value, comfortable rooms and a lot of charm. This hotel does not rip you off, for instance, with outlandish prices for bottled water or beer in the minibar -- $1.25 for water, $2 for a beer. The hotel also provides free high speed Internet access on two computers in the lobby.... More

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Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2006

We were really happy with the Beresford Arms. The neighbourhood is not great but only three blocks to the cable car line and Union Square. It is an old building with a great ambience. Our room was huge with a large bathroom and kitchen. Whilst there was no view it was very private due to deep window sills. The internet... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2006

The Beresford Arms is a very nice hotel and a great value. Our room was very large, it had two queen beds, a small kitchen, a large bathroom and a space for a couch! The prices there are also very reasonable. One nice extra is that they have a complimentary wine and cheese hour, a good opportunity to get to... More

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Toronto,Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2006

My wife and I spent three nights here in May.The staff are wonderful(5*).The location is execellent and the price was unbeatable. Extra perks included continental breakfast in the morning and cheese and wine in the afternoon.Highly recommend

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Christchurch New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2006

My wife and I loved the hotel, the staff were very friendly and helpful, the room was quiet (exactly what we asked for), the atmosphere was great and we both loved the old world charm of the histiric building. Great shopping nearby and an easy walk to most of downtown San Francisco. We would not hesitate to recommed the Beresford... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2006

Stayed here for 3 nights in April 2006. Great value hotel for the location. We had a back facing room (616) which had no view, but was absolutely quiet at night. Recommended.

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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
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#22 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco #75 Family Hotel in San Francisco
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