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The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   335 Powell Street, Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94103 (Downtown)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent location, close to Chinatown and shopping. There's a Visitor center across from the hotel where you can catch City Tour buses and purchase tickets for other attractions. Friendly staff and good size rooms.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

On the pricier side but well worth it. I've stayed across the street at the Handlery as well, and while it's nice, the Westin was by far much nicer. Location is awesome, service was to the nines, room was fantastic and dead quiet, which I loved! Only one issue, very minor, but the bathroom was positively teensy. We made it... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are staying at the westin you already know to expect a great sleep, comfy beds, good service, clean rooms and all the amenities. But no wifi? Is this the only hotel that doesnt have it? $15 is a bit rich too.

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New York, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a great location, just perfect. Right at the union square cable car stop, just 2 blocks from the bart and metro and buses on Powell and completely central in SF. The staff was nice, the hotel is big. The rooms are on the small side and the decor is retro and old. The landmark building has high ceilings... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Truly Westin service. Most optimally located business and family hotel in downtown SFO. Courteous staff and good services including the Hertz in the lobby. Convenient for looking for dining and meal spots along the union square and also using the tram.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in the older part of the hotel and had a great experience. Pros: Excellent location if you want to be near shops/Union Sq. Trolley Cars stop at front door. Big room (corner on 11th floor was perfect for us!). Cons: Super busy when you walked out front door (need to play "frogger" to get to taxi) Heavenly Bed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The best location! and very elegant hotel. We stayed there 8 days and had a great experience. We had a corner room in the Landmark building and the space was really good, there a classic rooms but very elegant and comfortable. The only thing is that the person that helped us at the check in was a little bit rude... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I know that some may some of the rooms may need updated, but you're staying in a historical building with the charm of an age gone by. For me, this is the hotel to stay at in San Francisco. The experience of walking out onto Union Square is one of my favorite experiences in the world.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Westin St. Francis is right on Union Square which is where all of the fancy stores and tourists stay. Our room was really nice and spacious. I didn't really see what all the talk about the 'Heavenly Shower' was about but that's okay. My only complaint is that the plumbing would make a lot of noise during the night... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I enjoyed my stay here - the location is excellent and close to everything and I had a pretty large room and bathroom. However, I was staying in the old part of the hotel which, quite frankly, needs an update badly. The room looked OK and the chandelier in the room was very nice but there was a musty odour,... More

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Thank you for choosing the Westin St. Francis and for sharing your feedback with us. I am happy to inform you that we will begin a refresh project of our guest rooms in the Landmark building very shortly. I am most pleased to know that you otherwise enjoyed your stay and found our staff to be very friendly and helpful.... More

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Address: 335 Powell Street, Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94103
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square 4*
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More than just a hotel, The Westin St. Francis is a destination where you can unwind and be pampered by attentive, world-class service. As the only hotel located on Union Square, we are celebrated for our historic Magneta Grandfather Clock, a popular gathering place for generations of travelers, as well as our commitment to guest renewal and relaxation. Explore this legendary landmark, which has drawn locals and visitors for more than a century with our distinguished service and through the timeless refrain "Meet me under the clock!" Inside our warm and welcoming San Francisco luxury hotel, marble columns, ornate balconies, and intricate woodwork transport guests back to the elegance of yesteryear. Yet these magnificent appointments are balanced by modern, groundbreaking amenities including the revolutionary Heavenly Bed, our Starwood Preferred Guest rewards program, and employees dedicated to making you feel at home. Book one of our downtown San Francisco hotel rooms and discover the allure of the city's most charismatic and vital setting. ... more   less 
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