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Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 3 nights and had a very nice time. The hotel is very well situated as it is possible to walk into the center and to the bay, and the stop for the cable car is just outside. The room is spacious and as we stayed at 26 floor (room 2620) we had a fantastic view to... More 

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Riverside, California
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed here for work two times since 2011 - before and after the recent renovations. The old version was well worn and an unimpressive property. The new version has a dramatically better and expanded lobby, restaurant. The rooms are the same layout, except completely new appointments, with better space utilization. I was in a room with two twin... More 

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Elizabeth City, North Carolina
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Comfortable beds, gracious restaurant staff, fabulous city views from upper rooms, great breakfast selections...near the cable car line, city bus and there is a Whole Foods Market a block away. The catered meals were very good as well. Around the corner, there is a wealth of varied good ethnic restaurants.

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Mililani, Hawaii
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stay here once a year for business. The hotel has undergone a refurbishment recently, and the upgrades are appreciated. I no longer feel like I am going to find a dead hooker under the bed. Prior to the upgrade the rooms were dark, dirty and old. Even if the location is convenient to many things, for San Francisco hotel prices,... More 

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Mount Holly, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel for 5 nights as my wife was doing a presentation in one of the board rooms. This is a nice location for doing touristy activities especially if you use the bus system. I went to see a Giants game and bus 147 right across the street takes you very close to ATT Park for only... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed there for 3 days. Hotel room in good conditions. Location is good, got a supermarket and many resaurants nearby, some of them even open for 24hours! Hotel staff are very nice and friendly. In overall, I enjoyed my stay very much.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at this hotel with my family in a getaway. The hotel is situated in the middle of everything and close to everything else. The rooms were a typical Frisco room with bad AC and small bathrooms. The hotel itself was good with good food and pricey parking. Overall good place to stay but will cost.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed with our teenage kids on a three day visit to San Francisco.. Booked two adjoining rooms which were bright and modern right on the top floor with amazing views over the city. Pool area was good, but only sunny in the morning. Great gym with modern equipment too. Really close to all the great bars and restaurants on Polk... More 

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County Galway, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay in the hotel for 3 nights ,room was ok ,reception area was good with helpful concierge . Location ok far from Centre but cable car just around the corner but not very reliable. The parking was the most expansive we paid on our 4 weeks trip in USA ,120$ for 3 nights .hotel was expansive and didn't include... More 

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Wales
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this hotel as part of a tour. As a couple we were put in a tiny room with one bed, this is very rare for America, especially as some single people on the same tour were given rooms with two double beds. Were told that as the hotel was full there was nothing that could be done, however... More 

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