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The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality

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580 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 (Formerly The Hotel California)
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Perth, Australia
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We loved staying in this hotel. The location was great (walking distance to Union Square, trains buses etc.). it is an older style boutique hotel but is is clean and very comfortable and they have this European doona thing going on which makes for a great nights sleep. Our room had some fantastic original artwork and we loved the 'California... More 

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Thank Karen L
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40 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

I was pleasantly surprised by this hotel. The front desk staff is out of this world! They know the city and made great recommendations for food. The rooms are "boutique" small but very very clean and comfortable. My room was 'stuffy" when I got in but I cracked the nice window and enjoyed the breeze. Later I used the ceiling... More 

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Thank LoriGray
PRTheHotelCalifornia, Front Office Manager at The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Hi Ms. Gray, We have a phenomenal group of people here at the front desk but getting positive feedback about the team is always golden! It's also excellent to have our recommendations work like a charm. San Francisco and The Hotel California both are great places to be and we enjoy any opportunity to share both with all our fantastic... More 

Palmerston North
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

It looks like other older hotels in the area and has the usual features: single, very slow elevator and ceiling fans rather than air conditioning. Don't let that put you off - the rooms are comfortable and clean, the bathrooms are up to date, the staff I encountered were all friendly, helpful and informative and the free wifi is excellent.... More 

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Thank Anaru72
Graham6688, General Manager at The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you for your Kind comments. Glad you enjoyed our hospitality. Come back and see us. Cheers More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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70 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Nice hotel in convenient location. Hotel is within a few blocks of most public transportation (including the trolley cars). Staff was friendly and helpful with directions. Breakfast was decent. No meat and the only eggs were hard-boiled. However, there were a lot of other options (bagels, toast, yogurt, oatmeal, cereal, waffles). The room was a little noisy (to be expected... More 

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1 Thank Amber692
Graham6688, General Manager at The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you for your Kind comments. Glad you enjoyed our hospitality. More 

Lubbock, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

I am staying here right now! I am attending a conference and always prefer the non-conference hotels, since they are just too busy. The staff here are very helpful on places to go, and it is a safe place if you are travelling by yourself. Would recommend!

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1 Thank susan m
PRTheHotelCalifornia, Front Office Manager at The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Hello Susan, We are delighted you chose The Hotel California San Francisco. When you have a chance stop by the front desk so we may thank you in person. Also thank you for your smashing posting. Whenever you are in San Francisco please be sure to make The Hotel California your home. Don't hesitate to contact me if you need... More 

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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

Hotel California was a great choice for our stay in San Francisco. While it is an older style hotel it was very clean and the staff were very helpful. Breakfast was served in the downstairs restaurant and had mor choices than we had anticipated. The restaurant was actually a vegan restaurant and became quite busy at night however we never... More 

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2 Thank Tashos
Graham6688, General Manager at The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comments More 

Eugene, Oregon
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

This is a fairly basic hotel, but more than adequate value for the price in the center of a city where big-box hotel rooms start in the $300 range and luxury hotel rooms start in the $600-$700 range. It is centrally located with easy access to all the attractions San Francisco has to offer. The hotel dates back to the... More 

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1 Thank David_492_13
Graham6688, General Manager at The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

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northern california
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146 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Small, friendly, old hotel with very accomodating staff. Fantastic location near theatres, restaurants, Union Square, cable cars and a hop skip and a jump to BART. Rooms were clean, beds very comfy, we slept like a baby. Basic continental breakfast, fruit, variety of pastrys cereal and more. Good coffee. Oh and wine and cheese between 5 and 6:30. Nice touch!!... More 

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2 Thank zimms4golf
Graham6688, General Manager at The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Glad you had a good stay. Thanks for the kind comments. More 

Houston, Texas
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

it was great, all in all. rooms are on the smaller size, but that is the only negative. it is real close to Union Square and to Nob Hill, but also close to the Tenderloin. the staff was great and very helpful (especially Tim at the desk), and assisted us as we looked up places to see and go in... More 

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2 Thank HDHuff
Graham6688, General Manager at The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

Glad you had a good stay. Thanks for the kind comments. More 

Prague
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17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

As travelling on a budget, we had a hard time to find parking. After driving 4 times around the block, we had to choose one of the nearby garage as the on street parking was always full. The hotel is in an old building, but well kept. The room itself was of a good size with large flat screen TV.... More 

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2 Thank KryLast13
Graham6688, General Manager at The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality, responded to this review

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