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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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Ranked #58 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Campbell, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I don't usually write online reviews, but I love this place! It's conveniently located in the Financial District - great if you're in town for meetings. The hotel is tastefully decorated, but in my opinion, the staff is what makes this place top-notch. The bar has been recently remodeled and looks fantastic! If you stay here, be sure to visit... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Rooms are ok , but are not clean , a hair was stuck on my bathrobe, the little closet next to fridge was all dusty and dirty . The furniture looks old , I don't know if anything was renovated , but nothing looked new , moreover , it was bad quality ! When you're room is fixed and "cleaned"... More

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The staff at the W were fantastic. I was celebrating a milestone birthday and they really went out of their way to make our stay a memorable experience. From the restaurant and nightlife suggestions from the concierge (Gordon), before we even arrived, to the great doormen (Leon and Julian) and then Marlene, who took care of our many demands when... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

W San Francisco is located in the heart of San Francisco downtown. Walking distant from the best branded stores at the Union Square region. The rooms are comfortable but not very spacious. The hotel atmosphere is young and energetic, however the lobby can get very noisy during happy hour time.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The entire fridge was stuffed with liquor (NO space for us to put in any of our items) as was much of the shelf space in the room (all for sale, of course). In fact, if I were to analyze the crowd this room would appeal to, I'd make it the 20-30's heavy-drinkers. There was no light or mirror at... More

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8 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is nice, location really good, good design. but in my opinion, the booking for family should be refused as they do not offer the proper room : we were 4 and had 2 small beds in a 16m2 room originally made for 2 adults sleeping separately. We changed room and discovered a large bed, plus a roll out... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Has an adorable bench by the window, great for reading a book as you gaze at the sunset. Everything from the hotel has great attention to details from the scents from the elevators, the really cool light fixture in the lobby to the mirrored floral decor in the room. Great service, hip place and trendy decor. Although the rooms are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had the best quiche of my life here at brunch. The whole staff at least in the lounge/restaurant area is great, especially the server Amber - so sweet and helpful. The DJ was awesome too. Will definitely be back.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful rooms, but my toilet did not flush (but that can happen), service (aside from receptionists, who were lovely) worse than in any other hotel. if you stay in this hotel, I suggest to get food somewhere else...horrible, lazy, unfriendly service

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Creede, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed here for the first time when attending the Rock Health Digital Conference. I have stayed at many other W hotels and I expect the best, based on my experience with the brand and this location did not disappoint. The most important feature in a Hotel is the bed and the W's bed will make you want to call... 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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