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Hotel Monaco San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 501 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Austin, TX
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had a great stay with Hotel Monaco at the end of February, 2015. The hotel was pretty conveniently located. It was about a 5-7 minute walk to the metro/Bart. Hotel staff was very friendly and accommodating. You can be in Delores park in under 20 minutes :). The restaurant was undergoing renovation during my stay but it really didn't... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for our honeymoon in February. We were very pleased with the comfort of the room. The staff was very polite and responsive to our needs, especially our request for a quiet room. The breakfast included a nice pastry, fruit and beverages. We would definitely stay here again.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A few blocks from Union Square, the Monaco is warmly welcoming with two fireplaces in the lobby area and an extremely friendly front desk crew. The rooms are on the small side, but nicely appointed and the free wine happy hour every evening provides a great opportunity to meet and mingle with fellow travelers. With prices starting below $200 per... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights and had a great time. As soon as we arrived after a long day of driving, the man checking us in told us that wine hour was about to finish and so he would organise check in for us while we got a complimentary glass. This was a great touch and was free every... More 

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Houston
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119 reviews 119 reviews
42 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a girls trip to CA and we had a perfect time while staying here and touring the city. From the valet to all the staff they were so attentive and smiles. It's located just near Union Square, so it's an easy walk to places. Best to just have the Valet park the car and pay the $50 plus... More 

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Colorado
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great place to stay. It was very near everything we wanted to see. The staff was friendly and helpful. The rooms are so cute. There was construction happening whike we were there but it's the city and to be expected. We got a deal online so the price was great too.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have had a very nice experience during my last visit to San Francisco staying at this wonderful hotel located very close to Union Square in a quite area of Tenderloin neighbourghood. The building itself Is very attractive and the magnifence of the lobby and public areas contribute to create a grateful ambiance. Rooms are confortable and very nice decorated... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was amazing. From the minute you walk in, you are greeted with friendly staff who are very knowledgeable and willing to help you. Citrus water by the elevators was a refreshing break. Breakfast in the morning and free wifi. Amazing gothic style fireplace with a great sitting room. The lobby feels very palatial. I look forward to seeing... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though the restaurant and spa were closed for reconstruction during our stay, the staff, location and amenities more than made up for it. The rooms were small but very European, with huge wooden shutters overlooking a courtyard. Excellent shower. Free breakfast was in the common area and free newspapers were offered including the Sunday New York Times. The staff... More 

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Chicago, IL
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot, for the life of me, figure out how this place gets such good ratings. The rooms are nice, comfy beds and the decor is totally up my alley. The staff here are really hit and miss. Some are amazing: kind, gracious and welcoming. The others are rude, abrupt and cannot answer questions such as where do I catch... More 

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Address: 501 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Monaco San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 201
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Also Known As:
Kimpton San Francisco
Hotel Monaco San Francisco
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#14 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
#21 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#22 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#30 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#35 Green Hotel in San Francisco

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