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JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square

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515 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 (Formerly Pan Pacific Hotel)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Salem, Oregon, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
3 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was at a medical conference and the Marriott was the perfect location, just two short blocks from Moscone Center. Corner Room was beautiful, great bed, terrific view. Breakfast buffet was good (and pricey at $22 or $28). Warning: dinners in SF are incredibly expensive!

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Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel because it was the hotel of choice for a block of rooms for a wedding that we were attending. The rooms were average but clean and the staff was wonderful. The location was wonderful because you could find any sort of transportation that you needed or if you were daring you could walk just about... More 

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91 reviews 91 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a modern hotel, sort of minimalist with lots of glass. The entrance is a bit strange for europeans (ground floor entrance, 2nd floor check in counter). But in SF may be normal (steep street to the side) The sortiment in minibar is excellent A bit pricey but for SF and location would say acceptable By the way location... More 

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86 reviews 86 reviews
23 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You get what you pay for at this hotel. It isn't inexpensive but the service and staff are outstanding. When you walk into the lobby you know you are someplace special and within a block of union square and the shopping district. Close to lots of restaurants. Parking is really expensive which is a negative. Also main bar closes at... More 

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London, UK
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 3-nights recently on business and would stress in writing the review I’m a Gold Marriott Rewards member which brings some extra benefits. I paid a fairly steep $410 + taxes for a Junior Suite and didn’t feel this was very good value given the room. Firstly the positives. All of the staff had been incredibly efficient and courteous... More 

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PinchOnTheGo
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52 reviews 52 reviews
19 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was very nice, large bathroom, enjoyed my stay, All staff I encountered from desk help to doormen to maid to staff working the conference I was attending were very polite and helpful. So much so that I am guessing they have good management that stresses that the guests should be treated as such and they really do want... More 

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I recently spent the first night of our vacation here. This hotel was beautiful, the accommodations were clean and spacious, and the breakfast was delicious and filling. I will definitely consider staying here again, and I would not hesitate to recommend this hotel.

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alex9297, Director of Hotel Operations at JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience at the JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square. We truly appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you and your wife had a great stay with us. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your feedback is integral to our ability... More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been in SFO for business. Excellent hotel with a very good breakfast, lobby bar and of course the perfect lie to reach everything in SFO. Public transportation nearby. Spacious rooms, friendly staff and thereof a clear recommendation. Will come again.

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Blairsville, Georgia, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When my husband and I arrived I went to check in and discovered I had mistakenly reserved a stay at the marquis location rather than the Union Square location. Kelly at the front desk was so wonderful. At my request she called the marquis and requested they cancel our reservations there with no fee. She went above and beyond and... More 

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Smyrna, Georgia
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How's this: white Sangria and detox water offered at hotel check in! Wonderful after traveling on a plane for 4 hours, arriving by Bart and a walk to the hotel. The service is fantastic and the food at the restaurant and bar is excellent, not like the usual hotel fare. Excellent location to walk to shopping or the wharves.

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