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Monroe, LA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I are driving through the West and make our hotel reservations the day of our arrival, because we are never sure how far we will get in our travels. We booked the Pickwick because it was the lowest price we found in the area in which we wanted to stay. We didn't expect much, so were very... More 

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County Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We stayed for 5 nights at the Pickwick and overall we found it a very positive experience!negatives first, (which to be fair werent many and would only matter if you were a real nitpicker!) The room was fine,a bit small and cramped and could do with being painted. The wifi was terrible and the staff on reception weren't the friendliest!... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

The Pickwick Hotel is a clean and elegant hotel. The rooms are a decent size and decorated very nicely. The bathrooms are good but the "very good" rating comes from the lack of water pressure. Other than offering breakfast and good water pressure for showers, this hotel is a great place to stay if you want to be in the... More 

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los angeles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

for those who are not sure if you should book this hotel, what are you waiting for ? BOOK IT ! i'll keep this short & to the point: i booked thru an online travel site & got 2 midweek nights in september for a little over a $100 a night.. w/that price you expect a motel 6 right? so... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

This no frills hotel is exactly what you would want for a short stay in San Francisco. I booked this as a Hotwire hidden deal, so got a great deal. It's an older hotel with updated rooms. The rooms are on the small side, but that's okay, because really how much time do you spend in the hotel? The room... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013 via mobile

We stayed there for two nights , my boyfriend booked through a third party and we were still able to get early check in and a king bed( the room type was not confirmed per the reservation but the front desk agent was very helpful) we got a room on the 4th floor (407) very clean , comfortable bed. You... More 

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Hercules, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I cant' say enough about this hotel. If you're looking to stay at a beautiful and quaint hotel in the heart of San Francisco, then this is the place for you. My friends and I stayed there for one night and the location was perfect for all of our needs. One block from Powell St Bart station, within walking distance... More 

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I got a good deal at the Pickwick for 2 nights on business in July. It is a great location for seeing SF and shopping. The restaurant/bar that is attached has a great happy hour with good IPA selection, if you are a beer drinker. The staff was friendly. I did like that the windows open. It is an older... More 

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Surrey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We stayed here x2 nx. Located in a great location. Walking distance to most of the shop. Walk to union square and fisherman's wharf was doable. Nice bed , Clean room. Staff very helpfull. Worth the money .

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Okay, so the hotel was booked and then I read the reviews and I was like 'oh no'. But don't believe the bad reviews - here's the real deal: The Pickwick has an amazing location, super-friendly staff and the hotel itself is OK. It's an old building and really tired in some spots. But the beds are clean (no bed... More 

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SoMa
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighborhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighborhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Pickwick Hotel is close to many popular attractions within walking distance…take a hop on to the historic Cable Car just a block away, a leisurely stroll to Union Square, Museums or Theaters all within 3 blocks. Attending a conference, The Pickwick Hotel is just 2 blocks away from the San Francisco Moscone Convention Center and 2 blocks away from the San Francisco Federal Building. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Pickwick Hotel San Francisco

Address: 85 5th St, San Francisco, CA 94103-1812
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range: $164 - $434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Pickwick Hotel San Francisco 3*
Number of rooms: 189
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