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The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel

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Reviewed November 2, 2015

I've been staying at the Clift for years now. Central to everything. Quiet and cool. Steps away from the city center shopping, walking distance to the Ferry building and very close to the BART. Plus, there's an excellent (and sort of hidden) ramen place across...More

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Response from Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at The Clift Royal Sonesta HotelResponded November 4, 2015

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and certainly appreciate your patronage. As you mentioned, Clift is centrally located and just steps away from several great shops, world class dining and many San Francisco...More

Reviewed November 2, 2015

Your first impression of trying to stay at a hotel on Halloween is that you probably won't be getting a lot of sleep due to all of the partying that is going on all around you (this was not the case during our stay however)....More

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Response from Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at The Clift Royal Sonesta HotelResponded November 4, 2015

Thank you for taking the time to provide your five star review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our Halloween event and was able to retreat to your guest room afterwards for a peaceful night’s rest. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed November 2, 2015

A great hotel right in the centre of SF. The staff are all amazingly friendly, the rooms decorated tastefully and the Redwood room is a great bar too. I've stayed here many times and it never disappoints.More

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Response from Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at The Clift Royal Sonesta HotelResponded November 2, 2015

We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to share your five star review. We are thrilled to hear that you had another great stay at Clift! The foundation of our culture is to curate original guest experiences that ensures you are warmly welcomed and have...More

Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

Near everything a few blocks from Union square . Good rooms with the amenities. Excellent breakfast. The front desk and bellboys pending all the time during the stay . Thanks for everything also near the cable car and Powell Bart station.More

Thank Giovanni E
Response from Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at The Clift Royal Sonesta HotelResponded November 2, 2015

It is with delight that we receive your five star review! Thank you for taking the time to share feedback about your recent stay. We are happy that you enjoyed many aspects of your visit for which we are known. As you mentioned, Clift is...More

Reviewed October 31, 2015

This was a great place to stay and within easy walking distance to just about everything. The Redwood Room was a pretty happening place during my stay but it wasn't over the top crazy. Lots of things to do in the area. I will definitely...More

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Response from Clift_Hotel_Manager, Director of Rooms at The Clift Royal Sonesta HotelResponded November 1, 2015

We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. It’s a delight to hear that you enjoyed your stay and took advantage of our convenient location. As you mentioned, Clift is located just steps away from several great shops, world class dining and many...More

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Business Center with Internet Access
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$252 - $617 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#27 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#42 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#43 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
#64 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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$252 - $617 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#42 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#43 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
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Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
city's premier shopping and entertainment district
containing the largest number of upscale department
stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theaters in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
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andijon
May 2, 2018|
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Response from Alejandra M | Reviewed this property |
Don’t worry is a safe neighborhood. We didn’t have any issue .
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Janis C
December 11, 2017|
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Response from Clift_Rooms_Manager | Property representative |
Unfortunately, we do not have a bar on our roof. It's just a secured roof with equipment.
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ckennedy98
October 16, 2017|
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Response from Clift_Rooms_Manager | Property representative |
We don't have any sofa sleepers in our rooms, we do offer roll away beds
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"Ask for a high floor and view. Spring for the upgrade!"
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"theft and damaged personal items by housekeeping in the room"
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"This hotel desperately needs to be redone! It’s just worn...and you can tell it’s 20 years old."
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"Not near the lifts."
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