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Villa Florence, A JRK Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   225 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

The hotel locates in the heart of SF and the room is OK. I book it from priceline and got the same price as the Westin. But I think this 3.5 star is trying so hard to keep this star rank. What is unpleasant is that it charge me additional $22 for no reason and didn't reply my email. It... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My companion and I stayed in a traditional double room for four nights in April 2014. We were very fortunate to get the room for an excellent price through Expedia. Overall, I was happy with the hotel and would recommend it to others. Villa Florence is an older hotel with a lot of character -- it's definitely not a cookie-cutter... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had stayed at Villa Florence several years ago when it was operated by others. At that time I considered it okay, but not great. The new operator and the front house staff are much improved. We made our reservations by phone and received better rates than found online. The staff delivered a bottle of wine and chocolate dipped strawberries... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Lobby and location are nice but the rooms are extremely outdated and look nothing like the pictures. The rooms are really small and seem unsanitary. The front desk staff were relatively nice. Only 2 elevators which are extremely small and extremely slow. Fitness center open 6-10. Walk up just a walk up Powell to China town, close to the financial... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love the style of the hotel and the rooms. There is an excellent restaurant onsite. There is also a wine/espresso bar onsite with indoor and outdoor seating (for people watching). It's perfect if you want something quick and easy, cheese plate, sandwiches, desserts, pizzas.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very quiet rooms, you can sleep deeply uninterrupted without hearing any of the outside or nearby noise. In my room, the external view from the window is not interesting, just the other-side rooms. Wifi free, good especially in the reception area, however it drops in the room especially as you go away from the door. It is an old italian... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to SF for a business and stayed in the Heart of San Francisco. Perfect location to be right in the middle of Union Square! This hotel is close to shopping and Theaters. It has an attached restaurant, but is a little pricy. Great less expensive restaurants located near by.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one week here last June 2013 great location on market street 3 blocks from the trolley cars that take u to pier 39. Also by Lombardi (crooked street). The hotel itself was Italian Mediterranean inspired and we enjoyed dining at the restaurant as the coffee bar was excellent. The rooms were very clean it is an older hotel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't think i have ever had such a hospitable stay in a hotel before. The room was lovely, clean and had everything it needed, it was the friendliness and the customer focus of personnel that really stands out. I would recommend this hotel at my friends and colleagues.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just spent the weekend in SF and stayed at Villa Florence for two nights. Not sure how we booked it, but the room we had on the 7th floor was large with wonderful high ceilings and very quiet. Bathroom was nicer than last stay, shower was high on the wall and had great pressure even on the top floor. The... More

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Additional Information about Villa Florence, A JRK Hotel

Address: 225 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#54 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#77 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#80 Family Hotel in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villa Florence, A JRK Hotel 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Stay Bellissima. A taste of Italy in the heart of Union Square. The Villa Florence embodies the feel of a modern Italian urban villa, providing warm, exceptional service and charming accommodations to its guests. With its fusion of eclectic European flair and metropolitan energy, the Villa Florence is authentically furnished and is ideally located in the epicenter of San Francisco – steps from Union Square. The hotel offers personalized experiences tailored to guest’s individual needs and interests, from complimentary wireless high speed Internet, DVD players and movie libraries, to a full service business center and a knowledgeable concierge program. Additionally, as part of the JRK Hotel Group, the hotel offers signature brand elements, including CO Bigelow bath and body products, high-tech efficiencies and a warm, welcoming atmosphere. While visiting the Villa Florence, guests can dine casually at Bar Norcini, located within the hotel. It’s an intimate wine bar and from the decor to the wonderful selection of wines, charcuterie and cheeses, Bar Norcini celebrates the flavors and traditions of Italy. Just next door, adjacent to the lobby, you'll find Kuleto's Italian Restaurant, a San Francisco institution for locals and visitors alike for over twenty years, serves exquisite Northern Italian cuisine. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Larkspur Collection San Francisco
Hotel Florence Larkspur Collection
Villa Florence San Francisco

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