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Elmira, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My grandson and I spent 1 week at the hotel Stratford the 1st week in July. It was a wonderful experience. The hotel was clean and comfortable with thick fluffy towels available every day. The staff at the hotel were always very polite and helpful. The rooms were clean and a/c was not necessary due to the weather being quite... More 

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Jamie D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review. We always try to make sure that our guests are as comfortable and happy as can be. We agree that our location is fantastic, right in the middle of many fun activities and transit. Thank you for staying with us. We hope to see you again in the future. More 

Sacramento, California
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at this hotel one night with my 13 year old son after a Giants game. This hotel was perfect for what we were looking for. An inexpensive place to sleep that was close to everything. Yes the room was small, yes the view was a brick wall but it served its purpose. The beds were comfy and the... More 

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Jamie D, Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Thank You for the great review. We agree with you that the location is fantastic. Were glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon in the future. More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was ok, no A/C and mattresses were not comfortable. If your looking to crash for the nite and don't mind about hotel experience this would be the place and keeps your luggage secured. Found it on groupon as a good deal. Staff were awesome and friendly. Coffee bar isn't the best but there is Starbucks around the area. Take... More 

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Jamie D, Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Thank you for review. We always want to make sure our guests are as happy as can be. Our staff is very helpful and polite and care about the guests. We always make sure our guests luggage is safe and secure while we store them. Thanks for staying with us and we hope to see you in the near future. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel doesn't look much from the outside but it's super clean and comfortable. In the centre of the city with the cable cars going by. Staff were extremely helpful and any problems were attended to immediately

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Jamie D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We make sure our hotel is very clean and comfortable for all guests. The location is great and its easy to get around the place with cable cars right outside. Our staff is always very helpful and care about the guests. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Hoboken, New Jersey
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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there with a deal on Groupon so the price was okay for what we got. However, the room was very humid and small, but clean. The complimentary breakfast is very limited and not very good; tea, coffee, commercial muffin, artificial juice option, cereals... but right in front of a cable car stop and the front desk was very... More 

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Jamie D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! Our staff always tries to sort out problems the best they can. If there is a problem with your room, we can always sort it out. We will try to improve our breakfast options in the future. Thank you for staying with us. More 

Grimsby, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hotel , ideally placed for are the hustle and bustle of union square ( only 20 Mtrs away !) It sits right on the tram line and as such it's well placed for getting to the waters edge ands its attractions . Turn right or left and you have an abundance of eateries and shops .the rooms are of... More 

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Jamie D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! Were glad you enjoyed your stay. Our location is in the center of many shops and restaurants and is right on Union Square. Our staff always wants our guests to e comfortable. Thank you for staying with us and we hope to see you in the future. More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Myself and my wife stayed here for 3 nights in June. This is not a 5-star luxury hotel, however, the rooms were clean, and perfect for what we needed. The inclusive breakfast was one of the main reasons we chose this hotel and, granted, there wasn't a huge selection (3x cereal, bread/toast, muffins, tea, coffee, hot chocolate), but considering the... More 

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Jamie D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! Our hotel is great for its location and our staff is always available to help when there are any problems. Thank you for staying with us and we hope to see you in the future. More 

New York City, New York
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Very friendly and helpful staff. Hotel is right in the center of Union Square, near the double decker tour buses and a cable car stop. Starbucks and Walgreens on same block. Free wi-fi worked well. Hotel is located on main street Powell (which is not accessible from one direction so could be a problem when you are being dropped off).... More 

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Jamie D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

thanks for the review. our staff is always available to move you to a different room on the other side of the hotel if your room is noisy. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

The location is great, right on Union square, we walked most places as long as they weren't too hilly! Would definitely recommend staying here if you are after a great location! We had a twin room on the second floor, glad it was only second floor so we could use the stairs as the lift was very slow. Beds are... More 

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Jamie D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We always want our guests to reach out to our staff if there is any problem. Our staff is here to help. The location is great. Its very near shops and transit. Thank you for staying with us and we hope to see you in the future. More 

sacramento
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24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Granted the hotel is old but clean. Great location. Cable car, subway, shops and Union Square next door. They gave us a room in the back so we wouldn't have the street noise. (The view is of the building next door.) Jack and the rest of the staff were so friendly and helpful. It gets five stars.

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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 sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.
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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If travelers were to pinpoint on a map the number one location in San Francisco, it could be right outside the door of Hotel Stratford. Our entrance has become part of thousands of photographs taken of the Cable Car as it heads up the second block of its famous journey over San Francisco's beautiful hillside communities.Guests who want the convenience of being right in the center of the City will enjoy their stay in this European style affordably priced property, with over 80 pleasantly decorated rooms, all with the most modern facilities. We await the pleasure of your company be it for Business or Leisure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Stratford

Address: 242 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Price Range: $114 - $316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Stratford 2*
Number of rooms: 96
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