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Steinhart
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   952 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109   |  
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Ranked #64 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Chicago, Illinois
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“Comfortable living quarters and spacious”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We stayed at the Steinhart for 8 days, and loved it., me my mom and my husband. We had a one bed room apartment, which was spacious. The building was well maintained, (beautiful hard wood, very wekk kept up).We had a queen bed and murpphy bed. It was nice to have a full size kitchen, which had everything from dishes, cups, knives, toaster, cofee pot, and a dish washer. There was a grocery store a 1/2 block away, and the area had tons of cofee shops, restaturants, all within walking distance. My only complaint was that the apartment we stayed in was in the front of the building, and late at night, it could be very loud. But overall, we loved it, and would defientely come back again :)

Room Tip: I would recommend a room, away from the main street. Late at night, it can become extrememly loud.
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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23 hotel reviews
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Comfortable and spacious, loved staying in a studio at the Steinhart. Our studio had a murphy bed in the living room which was very comfortable. The kitchen was great to have and with Trader Joe's a block and 1/2 from the property, we picked up supplies so we could eat a few breakfasts and lunches in the room on our week stay in SF. Loved having a small office off the living room where the door closed. Great for my daughter who stayed up late on the net and me who got up early... used the net and drank coffee which I made in the coffeemaker supplied in the unit. The desk staff was VERY helpful, made copies for us, helped with finding the best bus stops to access very parts of the city. Would definitely stay here again and would recommend to others. The one negative was that the hotel was a block and 1/2 from a hospital, so we heard frequent sirens in the night. Luckily, I brought my earplugs.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Dimitar S, Manager at Steinhart, responded to this review, August 12, 2013
Dear gfreeswisco,

Thank you for your positive comments about the hotel and the front desk staff. I am so sorry to hear about the noise issue you have experienced during your stay. You may be pleased to know that earplugs are available at the front desk upon request.

Best regards,

Dimitar Stanev
Hotel Manager
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Jacksonville, Florida
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

I absolutely loved the location of Steinhart! It was in a quiet neighborhood, but just a few blocks away from Union Square and all the wonderful shopping there. The neighborhood that the hotel is in is pretty safe and the hotel does have a very secure front door. If you have a vehicle, there's a bunch of parking garages located within a few blocks from the hotel. Public transportation stops were also within walking distance. It's also next to a lot of AMAZING little restaurants and cafes!

The hotel itself is charming building, intended for extended stays. My friend and I stayed in a one bedroom suite with a murphy bed and a basic kitchenette, which was perfect for our one week stay. The front desk was very helpful when we had questions. The room was very spacious and quiet. I would definitely stay here again if I find myself in San Francisco in the future!

Room Tip: One bedroom suite is perfect for two people, if you don't mind either sharing the bed or having...
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Dimitar S, Manager at Steinhart, responded to this review, August 12, 2013
Dear Grace A,

Thank you for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. I am glad to hear that your stay at the Steinhart was enjoyable. We look forward to welcome you back in near future.

Best regards,

Dimitar Stanev
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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Steinhart was our first stop on our California trip. We were a bunch of friends travelling around, and Steinhart was a perfect first stop. The front-desk was extremely helpful, and pointed us to lots of useful surrounding restaurants. The rooms were very clean, and thankfully, large! We loved the charming facade. For its price, I feel like Strinhart gives tremendous value.

Small downside is the street noise outside, but all in all, highly recommended.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Dimitar S, Manager at Steinhart, responded to this review, July 1, 2013
Thank you for posting a review about yuor recent stay with us on trip advisor. I am glad to hear that your stay was enjoyable. I am so sorry about the noise issue, we do have a number of interior rooms that are quiet, I strongly recommend those rooms to guests that are sensitive to urban noise.
I would like to thank you again for your positive feedback and hope to welcome you back in near future.

Best regards,

Dimitar Stanev
Hotel Manager
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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Ideal for long term stays, Steinhart gives you a home away from home, where comfort and cosiness meet luxury and style.

We checked into an extremely spacious one bedroom apartment, and were welcomed by a bottle of red wine and some gourmet popcorn - nice touch!

The apartment is in a perfect location in the heart of San Francisco (just a few blocks away from Nob Hill and Union Square), nearby plenty shops and restaurants.

I loved the mix of vintage elements with modern facilities - the place is very elegant, and perfectly functional too.

A great mix of style and homey feel.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Dimitar S, Manager at Steinhart, responded to this review, June 27, 2013
Dear Zararock,

Thank you for a wonderful review. Your kind words and appreciation for our efforts will be shared with all of our associates. It would be an honor and my distinct pleasure to welcome you again during your next visit to San Francisco.

Best regards,

Dimitar Stanev
Hotel Manager
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

Steinhart is located in a quiet neighborhood but easily accessible to the tourist area. There are stores nearby where you can get groceries, sandwiches and pancakes. Our family of 4 adults and 2 small kids slept soundly during our 6 day stay (room was on the 4/F facing Sutter St.) We might have been just lucky as we hardly heard any noise from next door neighbors. The hotel personnel at the front office should be commended for being accomodating and helpful. The 1 bedroom unit was very spacious - bedroom, living room, dining room and kitchen! Plates, cutlery, cookware, microwave, 4 burner stove and oven, dishwasher - all the conveniences of home and free wi-fi too. Tip: Buy the SF Muni passport to get unlimited rides on cable cars, trains and buses.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Brisbane, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

We have just come back from staying at the Steinart for 2 weeks. Our room 603 was great - quiet - many thanks for Arif & Dimitar for looking after our request. Nicole on the front desk is an absolute treasure. Our room had everything we needed plus laundry facilities downstairs. Loved the fact the windows open. Separate bedroom, lounge & kitchen made it feel like a home away from home. Weekly housekeeping was no problem. Hotel is beautiful & the lift from a bygone era. We would highly recommend the Steinhart & would definitely stay there again.
Thanks again to Nicole, Arif & Dimitar
Stuart & Janine (Brisbane, Australia)

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Dimitar S, Manager at Steinhart, responded to this review, June 3, 2013
Dear Stuart and Janine,

Thank you for taking the time to share your nice compliments about our staff and hotel!
Everyone here truly loves to make our guests feel welcome and well cared for, and I want you to know that I will be sure to share your feedback with everyone on the team.
We look forward to seeing you again in the near future.
With kindest regards,

Dimitar Stanev
Hotel Manager
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Address: 952 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#39 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#70 Family Hotel in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Steinhart 3*
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