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Hotel Drisco

2901 Pacific Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94115
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Ranked #1 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2006
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2006

Nice hotel in Pacific Heights, but my room had two single beds and was the size of a postage stamp. Not sure why they don't just use one double bed instead, but it felt like I was sleeping in my grandmother's attic. I'm a small woman, but the single bed situation in a nice hotel does not cut it. I... More

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Hotel-Drisco, General Manager at Hotel Drisco, responded to this review

We always welcome feedback from our Guests and we were delighted to read the positive comments from our Guest from Colorado. We appreciate the fact that the Guest found the Drisco attractive and our neighborhood as "gorgeous". Of course we regret the Guest was not comfortable as we would wish and we acknowledge that the few rooms with twin beds... More

NY/SF
1 review
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2006

overall, nice hotel, but bad service. as soon as i arrived, i climbed up the stairs(parlour) to the check in desk and asked for help with my luggage. we had 7 large pieces of luggage. nobody showed up to the street curb and my husband and I unloaded everything from the taxi and carried it up the stairs all by... More

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Victoria BC
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2006

I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you and your excellent staff for making our 15th anniversary, one of the best experiences to date. Everyone we dealt with, from the front desk to the cleaning staff were top notch. I have stayed in many varied hotels in my life, but this one was by far one of the nicest...we... More

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Springfield, Oregon
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2006

My husband and I just returned home from a 5 day stay in San Francisco to celebrate our 10th anniversary. According to our budget, we could only afford one night in a really nice hotel, so I spent lots of time researching different hotels. The Hotel Drisco's reviews stood out among the others. We were not disappointed upon arrival. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2006

My husband and I booked a four night stay in a large King suite at the Drisco. On arriving in SF and realizing that we were a $10 cab ride from the tourist attractions, we were at first disappointed. But the Hotel Drisco's location in Pacific Heights is so lovely and quiet that we quite fell in love with it.... More

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Virginia
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2006

I searched high and low for just the perfect hotel for our ONE and ONLY Night in San Francisco. We had traveled to San Francisco all the way from Virginia, and I was so looking forward to Staying at the Drisco. Whe we walked in, it was just like I had imagined, lovely, just like the pictures. I could not... More

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Hotel-Drisco, General Manager at Hotel Drisco, responded to this review

Please allow us to offer our most sincere apologies for the understandable disappointment expressed by our recent Guest. We accept complete responsibility for this mishap, and for not thinking to suggest that we offer another room at another hotel. The unfortunate situation occured when Guests staying in a room with a view the night before dicided to extend their stay... More

england
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2006

Our stay in the Drisco was a pleasurable experience. Everyone was welcoming and friendly.I was impressed that a member of staff made an effort to find me when I recieved an incoming phone call and I was not in my room. Praise has to be given to the staff who gave a high cleaning standard in our extremely comfortable accomadation.We... More

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Indiana
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2006

My wife, daughter and I stayed at the Hotel Drisco last week. We had never been to San Fancisco. Being from Indiana we wanted to take our daughter somewhere we had never been, before she went off to college in a few weeks. San Francisco was the right chose and the Hotel Drisco was the perfect place to stay. The... More

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Cincinnati
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2006

My wife and I have visited SanFrancisco many times and have stayed at many differant locations and hotels. The Hotel Drisco was heads above the rest. Beautiful room, spacious bathroom, and a beautiful view. Very relaxing atmosphere. Beautiful location in a very safe upscale residential neighborhood. Outstanding service. Very friendly and accomodationg staff. Easy parking on the street just steps... More

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argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2006

My experience at Drisco started 3 years ago and since then every year I go back I feel at home, located in a beautiful residential area, gves the proper surrounds to relax after a sightseeing day or working day, It´s style and touch of class make it special , The attention of all the team make me feel a queen... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Drisco

Also Known As:
Drisco Hotel San Francisco
Drisco San Francisco
Address: 2901 Pacific Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94115
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#2 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#2 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#10 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#23 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Drisco, constructed in 1903, blends traditional elegance with the convenience, comfort, and amenities of a world-class modern hotel. Our warm hospitality, inviting atmosphere, and impeccable service are designed to please business and leisure travelers alike. Our complimentary services include a gourmet continental breakfast, evening wine reception, chauffeured sedan service to several popular San Francisco locations and complimentary high-speed Internet access. ... more   less 
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