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“BW Tuscan Inn” 5 of 5 stars
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BEST WESTERN PLUS The Tuscan
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   425 North Point Street, San Francisco, CA 94133 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Tuscan Inn at Fisherman's Wharf) (Fisherman’s Wharf)   |  
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Reno, Nevada
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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“BW Tuscan Inn”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012

Very clean hotel. The staff is very friendly and helpful. It has a excellent in house resturant also. The location is also very close to many interesting sites.

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled with family
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1 Thank Patricia S
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Guadalajara, Mexico
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

The hotel location is great you have everything close, every kind of restaurants, atractions, museums, interest points, etc But above all, the personal service that we recived from the staff made our trip unforgettable. Mr Hugo the concierge was very helpful, the front desk personnel give us a lot of tips and help us in everything we need specially with my wife insulin. The hotel restaurant is great, hope you enjoy it as much as we did.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank Alfonso D
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Hi Alfonso D - Thanks for the terrific 5 Star review and for your great comments. I'm glad Hugo served you well, we think he's a rock star too!
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

Very close to fishermans wharf. Everything is in walking distance. Even a trader joes and Safeway across the street.

  • Stayed April 2012
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Hi 88crazy88 - Thanks for staying with us and for taking the time to share your thoughts! Hope to see you again soon.
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

We stayed one night. We enjoyed the wine tasting and were very welcomed by Gillian. We also got help from Natilia (sp) at the concierge desk. It was my birthday and she set up a restaurant for us. When we arrived at said restaurant we were the greated and served splendidly.

Room Tip: Have more than one suitcase holders as people use more than one suitcase...don't want cases on b...
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  • Stayed March 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Hi Joan L - Thanks for the 5 Star review and for your great comments. We think Gillie at the FD and our concierge Natalia are splendid as well!
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Montreal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

I stayed at Tuscan Inn for a week-end while on business trip. I found the hotel through Expedia. It was 165$ / night which was close to being the best deal in Fisherman's Wharf.

The hotel is very elegant. The lobby is very nice and well decorated. Very welcoming. My room was not really big but it was very nice and very clean.

The hotel is located 2 blocks away from Fisherman's Wharf between Pier 41 & 43. There is a shopping center beside the hotel (Northpoint Center).

It is well located if you want to go around the city in bus. The Powell-Mason cable car is 2 blocks away and leads to Union Square. There is also a bus stop on North Point/Powell that can lead you to Coit Tower or to Chinatown.

So I would recommend this place for its price, location and because it is a nice and clean hotel.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled on business
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Ed S, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Tuscan, responded to this review, June 16, 2012
Hi mdarsigny - Thank you for taking the time to share your comments about the hotel. I'm glad you thought us to be "Elegant"! Hopefully we'll have the pleasure of seeing you again in the near future.
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Roseville, California
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

We decided to spend several days in San Francisco playing tourist the week before Easter. The location near Fisherman's Wharf was ideal so we booked this hotel. What made our stay over the top was the personal service at check in and throughout our stay. The lovely clerk from Sidney was a delight and connected with us with warmth and suggestions for our stay. Then she went beyond our expectations the next day with printed ideas for a future visit to Sidney, Australia. I wrote a letter to Best Western corporate headquarters about her and we want to recognize this level of service on Trip Advisor too. We would stay there again in a heart beat.

Room Tip: Rooms off the main wharf street would be quieter.
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  • Stayed April 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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1 Thank TravelFan95661
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Ed S, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Tuscan, responded to this review, June 16, 2012
Hi TravelFan95661 - Thank you for staying with us and for the outstanding 5 Star Review. I'm glad you had a great experience at the hotel and Anja at the FD made such a lasting impression. We think she's the cat's meow too! I'll make sure she's recognized for providing "world class service". We're looking forward to your next visit.
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Dallas, Texas
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51 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

This hotel was in a perfect location at Fisherman's Wharf. We are a family of three and we were within walking distance of numerous places to eat, and all of the activity of FWharf. There is a Trader Joe's right around the corner, and the rooms have mini fridges, so we stocked up on waters, etc. We were on the first floor facing the street, quite a bit of traffic noise, but nothing that would prevent me from staying there again. Versus spending the money on bfast at the restaurant attached to the hotel, there is a fabulous Hollywood Cafe one block away - delicious bfast! The F-line station and other muni transit stations are within one or two blocks - we used public transportation during our four day stay and it worked out great. This hotel and the Holiday Inn Express up the street are in GREAT LOCATIONS for getting around. I would stay there again. Business center was nice, happy hour btween 5-6 each night was very busy, though we didn't participate. Front desk employees very friendly and helpful. A six prong charger in the room was perfect for charging all of our phones, electronics at once. Bathroom a fair size. Only complaint would be that the air unit was loud and was either blasting the person in the double bed closest to it, or off and toasty. Granted, SF was experiencing a heat wave during our visit, so we were cranking the A/C to 60 at night!

Room Tip: I would request to NOT be on the street side first floor.
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  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars
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1 Thank sedonahiker96
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Ed S, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Tuscan, responded to this review, June 16, 2012
Hi sedonahiker96 - Thanks for the detailed review of the hotel. Sounds like you had a great time and we're glad that our staff served you well. Next time we hope to see you at the Manager's Wine Reception!
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Address: 425 North Point Street, San Francisco, CA 94133 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Tuscan Inn at Fisherman's Wharf)
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Fisherman’s Wharf
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
#13 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#19 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#21 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#31 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS The Tuscan 4*
Number of rooms: 221
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Since 1997, Frommer's Guide designates the Tuscan Inn, located just steps from the breathtaking San Francisco waterfront, as "the best hotel at Fisherman's Wharf." This gracious boutique hotel is characterized by its warmth and charm, impeccable service and Italian country villa ambiance. Adjacent to the hotel is the inviting Italian trattoria, Café Pescatore, completing the picture for an ideal stay in the City by the Bay. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Best Western San Francisco
Tuscan Inn Fishermans Wharf
San Francisco Tuscan Inn
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