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Hotel Union Square

3.5 of 5 114 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Reno, Nevada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at this hotel because of its convenient location: right downtown, steps away from any kind of public transportation and very close to the Moscone center where the conference I was attending was at. The building is pretty old, but well maintained and the room was just right. Pros: Every evening, at the lobby, there is live awesome music and... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's a busy corner so getting a cab right at the door can be difficult, but otherwise it's an excellent location - within walking distance to shopping, restaurants and attractions - including trolley and BART stops. It's a historic building, but the hotel has been recently updated with a very unique and trendy interior design! We were upgraded to a... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a boutique, small hotel. The property is well-maintained, with a modern decor in a older building that has clearly been renovated. The rooms are comfortable, well equipped with bathroom that while on the side of being small, are good enough with decent size in the shower and a good quality shower head (I can't over-emphasize how a good... More 

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed with Hotel Union Square for 5 days during November 2014 for my boyfriends birthday and had an amazing experience! The hotel is located at the best possible place. Right downstairs you have cafes and shops and you are right next to the Trolley station but is still quiet. The staff was wonderful and very helpful with recommendations to... More 

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Leeds, UK
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 6 nights in the Union Square last month as part of a longer trip to the west coast. We had originally booked another hotel in Nob Hill but changed as we wanted to be closer to public transport and places to eat. On that reason the hotel did not disappoint. We made our way from the airport on... More 

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Pinole, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been staying at the Union Square for the past 33 years, and wouldn't even think of staying anywhere else. The rooms are great, very clean, decor is tops. My favorite rooms are 203 & 204. They are low enough that you have great local views, and you can hear the Cable Cars, which I love, as that is... More 

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Galt, California
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So close to everything Union square has to offer. Easy stroll to BART. Very friendly staff. Our nice sized room on the sixth floor was quiet, but without a view. Bathroom could use another shelf and a bathmat would have been nice, but the towels are thicker than most hotels and the bathroom was clean & spacious. Good update to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Union Square is located right in the middle of everything. During our stay we were able to walk to pretty much everything and the cable car is right at the front door to get us the rest of the places we wanted to go. The hotel has the older feel too with an exciting modern flair. Our room was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is located on Powell street 5mins walk from the cable turnaround. Opposite the hotel is a large Walgreens for any items you may need to buy. The room I stayed in on the 6th floor,was a king size bedroom,which was huge,not much of a view out of the room windows but very quiet so you could sleep at... More 

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Kauai, Hawaii
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

only 1 night therebut it was a lovely taste of elegance with the convenience of Union Square and transportation to the airporteveryone was extremely charming and efficient rooms do not have a refrigerator but for me it wasn't an issue the beds were great and the lighting throughout the hotel was awesome with wonderful rolling shadows as you walk down... More 

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Address: 114 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Union Square 3.5*
Number of rooms: 131
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Also Known As:
Union Square San Francisco
Union Square Hotel
Hotel Style:
#36 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#53 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#82 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco

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Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army in the Civil War, this grand square has become the city's premier shopping and entertainment district containing the largest number of upscale department stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theaters in the city. It's a large open area where tourists and locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by, enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.
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