We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Dakota Hotel

Traveler (72)
Room & Suite (215)

Overview

  • Excellent16%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible22%
  • May 22, 2019
    “I dont complain much but this is a piece of garbage”
  • Oct 22, 2018
    “Night away ”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-smoking hotel
Free parking
Air conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Room service
2 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
Jul 28Jul 29
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from $139.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all San Francisco hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","ATTRACTION_SHOPPINGCART_CHECKOUT_UI_REDESIGN","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "da1f1c74dcdc47b499be101bf92e9d34", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":124967,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[149134824],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":28,"month":7,"year":2019},"checkout":{"day":29,"month":7,"year":2019},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":139,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"da1f1c74dcdc47b499be101bf92e9d34","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":139,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":139,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"The Dakota Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImRhMWYxYzc0ZGNkYzQ3YjQ5OWJlMTAxYmY5MmU5ZDM0IiwiQUlLIjoiYTdkMWYzM2E4OTQ1NDMzZDljMTNkMDY2NjJlYzk1M2IifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "07/28/2019", "checkOut": "07/29/2019", "lowestPrice": "$139", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"149134824":"BookingComIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (192)
Filter reviews
134 results
Traveler rating
29
36
22
21
26
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
29
36
22
21
26
See what travelers are saying:
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 134 reviews
Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

Was overcharge for 2 rooms despite only getting one during checkin. Staff wasnt that bad but hotel smells like a mold. 1. Staff was actually nice 2. Elevator is one of those old style 1950 , so if it breaks you are done. Well it...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank George A
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Have stayed at the Dakota a number of times but have really got no complaints the rooms are lovely and the staff are always friendly. My wife and I like to stay there and chill have a few drinks then dinner in the restaurant. Very...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank 524ScottS
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

- service score 1 They make the rooms 1 day yes 1 no, the bloodstained towels, the guy in reception really rude, the elevator works really bad - position 3 Good location a few meters from union square - room 1 really ugly, without phone...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank EmanueleHiM
Reviewed June 14, 2018

It's not overly glamorous but the price is right! I was just there for a two nights three days and it was cozy the staff and guests were all super welcoming and happy to help with whatever we wanted. If you are looking for a...More

Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank hales328
Reviewed May 20, 2018

I had to stay here as their sister hostel 'Adelaide Hotel', was full for the night I was looking for. For a 6 bedroom shared dorm, I had to pay $53 with tax, and a $10 key deposit. However, upon checking out the next morning,...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank BackpackingChick
View more reviews
About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Room service
Free parking
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
42
Price range
$137 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dakota Hotel San Francisco
Location
United States > California > San Francisco > Lower Nob Hill / Theater District / Downtown / Downtown San Francisco
Hotel class
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
42
Price range
$137 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dakota Hotel San Francisco
Location
United States > California > San Francisco > Lower Nob Hill / Theater District / Downtown / Downtown San Francisco

Photos

Traveler (72)
Room & Suite (215)
Amenities (15)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 242 nearby hotels
The Fitzgerald Hotel
448 reviews
.02 miles away
Post Hotel
178 reviews
.02 miles away
Taylor Hotel
112 reviews
.02 miles away
Andrews Hotel
707 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 6,464 nearby restaurants
The Owl Tree Bar
49 reviews
.01 miles away
Fino Bar & Ristorante
1,473 reviews
.02 miles away
Ryoko's Japanese Restaurant & Bar
674 reviews
.02 miles away
Le Colonial
648 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,144 nearby attractions
Curran Theatre
46 reviews
.10 miles away
American Conservatory Theater
53 reviews
.11 miles away
San Francisco Art Exchange
12 reviews
.07 miles away
Marines Memorial Theater
9 reviews
.10 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
marilynnmarie2
March 2, 2016|
Answer
Response from sbonzix | Reviewed this property |
They have an agreement with a parking nearby (not even 3 minutes walking distance). Can't remember exactly how much it was, but it was reasonably priced.
0
Votes

Room Tips

"Higher floors are further away from the street naturally, so may be quieter though the city noise calms by..."
633karlw
Jan 16, 2016
Read review
"on floors 1 or 2 , saves having to wait on an elevator."
markmZ268FY
Oct 6, 2015
Read review
"the rooms are very dirty and noisy"
Julian608
Jul 19, 2015
Read review
"The eighth floor is high enough to have a good view of the skyline, but if internet in the room is..."
chio721
Mar 5, 2015
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing