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Hotel Union Square

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   114 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Ranked #77 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Herts., UK
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you're looking to be right near Union Square but not paying a fortune, this is a reasonably-priced hotel (I wouldn't call it "boutique" myself) with pleasant staff and the kind of rooms you'd expect in an old SF building - a bit small, but perfectly clean and adequate. If you're doing San Francisco "right" you're not going to be... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great Location. -- Near Cable Cars, Union Sq, Shopping. We reserved a Kids Suite - large corner room with trendel bed for kids and excellent king bed for parents. Kids loved it. Parking $40 overnight. Hotel located in the city and you should expect noise - however we were up early and it wasn't a problem for us. Just one... More

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location - train from airport stops about 200m from hotel near cable car starting point, near union sq - macy's etc and loads of restaurants Room was decent size, nice bathroom, good value for money, cute little touches makes it a pretty design they even offer free coffee in the morning and wine in the evening! wifi in room... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our stay here. We had a great sized room with a fab shower, fridge, safe and big comfy bed. Hotel was nicely decorated and high standards of cleanliness. Great location and despite being in the city we didn't find the noise a problem. The only thing missing was a kettle.

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HULL CITY
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here in Febuary for 3 night, the rooms clean a little dark, all you required for a short stay, breakfast was plentifull, very cenral, shops and restaurant right on you door step. Open bus across the road takes you to the pier and fishemans wharf. we found this very usefull. There is a pool, the area looked nice... More

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San Francisco
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although Hotel Union Square has an excellent location, the room I stayed in was incredibly small and a major disappointment for the price I paid. Bathroom and work desk space was also not up to par. Flimsy work desk chair too. Security lock didn't work either and it took me an average of 12 times to enable the room key/card... More

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Domitille M, General Manager at Hotel Union Square, responded to this review

Dear Tristarbr, First of I would like to thank you for taking the time of leaving a review on Trip Advisor. What a disappointment to read that your stay did not match your expectations. I am terribly sorry that you had some issues with your lock and the furniture in your room. I don't know if we had the opportunity... More

Jakarta, Indonesia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm staying at this hotel for 4 nights (5 until 9 March 2014) with my husband at the 3rd floor. This is our first trip to US and since we will have a long trip, we brought heavy baggage. On day 2, the one and only lift available in this hotel is out of service and continued until the last... More

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Domitille M, General Manager at Hotel Union Square, responded to this review

Dear Pinkdonuts, Thank you very much for taking the time of writing a review about your stay. I am very disappointed to read that you did not have a good experience while staying with us. First of all I would like to apologize for the inconvenience of the main elevator being down. While waiting for it to be repaired we... More

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
33 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed for three very enjoyable nights. Easily reached by BART from the airport. Great location near cable car terminus and street car route. Very friendly and welcoming on reception and helpful concierge. Recently refurbished room overlooking the street with no noise problem from traffic or cable car. Useful diner two doors up for breakfast. We missed the wine receptions... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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108 reviews 108 reviews
27 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

This ended up being a gem of a location to stay at having a business function near by. Close to anything you'd like to do downtown including great restaurants, BART and trolley cars. Staff was very friendly and helpful. I would have given a 5, but during our stay there were elevator issues and then something going on with the... More

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Personality H, Manager at Hotel Union Square, responded to this review

Greetings Phil S Thank you for staying with us at Hotel Union Square. We are very happy to hear that you had a good experience and you enjoyed the great location. We hope to see you again during your future visits to San Francisco. Thank you for sharing your experience with us! Best Regards Domitille Montoro Hotel Manager More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Our stay at Hotel Union Square was phenomenal. We were lucky enough to stay in the penthouse suite and greatly enjoyed the rooftop balcony. The contemporary decor was right up our alley. The little window in the shower provided an awesome view of the city. The staff, concierge, and hotel manager were all very friendly and hospitable. The location of... More

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Personality H, General Manager at Hotel Union Square, responded to this review

Hi Orry D, Thank you for sharing your positive experience. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and very happy to hear we met your expectations. We hope you will choose Hotel Union Square for your next stay in San Francisco. We look forward to seeing you soon! Domitille Montoro Hotel Manager More

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Additional Information about Hotel Union Square

Also Known As:
Union Square San Francisco
Union Square Hotel
Address: 114 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#61 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#61 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#70 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Union Square 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
•Complimentary morning coffee & tea in the lobby•Complimentary evening wine reception ... more   less 
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