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W San Francisco

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   181 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 (Financial District)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel was really nice. The staff here were very attentive and were able to tell me how to get around the city. Everyone was friendly and we were able to stay on the 29th floor. I totally suggest staying higher up so that you have better views of the city. Overall, next time I come back I will be... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is my second time staying in this hotel. My friend and I decided to drive from Los Angeles at midnight to beat the traffic but when we arrived in San Francisco we were exhausted and it was only 6 am! At 9:30am we couldn't take it anymore and called the hotel to see if we could check in early.... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This post is long overdue - our apologies. We have stayed at W hotels all over the world as happily content Starwood members. There is a standard of service that we expect and we are never disappointed. These people have it down and we appreciate the mutual respect between the brand and most members. Well- last March at the W... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a really good experience at W SF during a 5 night stay. Place was full but you'd never know it with room and staff experience. Stayed in a corner room (would highly recommend it) which was spacious and quiet. Staff was great, very attentive and responsive. Convenience of hotel to Moscone and great restaurants, coffee shops can't be beat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I work here in San Francisco, however live about an hour away in the suburbs. I stay at the W San Francisco once a month or every other. The rooms are your typical modern W rooms. The space is moderate for the area but super clean. The hotel lobby and bar are the place to be, with a huge local... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice hotel, nice rooms. I upgraded to a high floor corner suite. To my misfortune, the view out of the hotel was of a steel skeleton of a building under construction with 20 steel workers welding and banging away at 7:30 in the morning. The hotel was all booked and couldn't change my rooms. I had the drapes closed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel , very trendy , very modern and trying to do things right - but the basics were missed in our case - we travelled from LA to SF and arrived quite late - hotel parking is not easy to find - calked the reception to ask for directions - we were close ..... To a very expensive parking... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I am a Starwoods member, but had never stayed at a W Hotel. I was a bit surprised when I walked into the room. I felt like I walked into an asian dormroom. It does not feel upscale at all. My second impression was, "Thank God I'm not an alcoholic with the number of bottles of booze positioned around the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My first time to stay at the W Hotel San Francisco and only for one night. Good location, room was clean (great amenities...love Bliss products), and most important the staff were very helpful and pleasant. Love the trendy design of the lobby area. We were given a warm and friendly reception during our stay from by the front desk staff... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I just checked in to a brand that I know and trust would give me exemplary service and accommodations. But right now the W's "whatever whenever" isn't happening for us. Before arriving I requested a higher floor, a room above the 22nd floor, what I received is the 5th floor. Marlene was unable to honor the request I had made... More

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Address: 181 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Financial District
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — W San Francisco 4*
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In the heart of the SoMa district, and neighbors with the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, W San Francisco faces the beautiful Yerba Buena gardens and is a short walk to Union Square's shops. ... more   less 
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