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Portland
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3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location 2 blocks from Union Square. Old building with nice updates, helpful staff, and decent amenities. Have stayed several times. This recent stay was a bit of a disappointment. The breakfast was very inconsistent for the 4 days we were there. 2 of the days the eggs were inedible. While I appreciate the hot breakfast, the selection of items... More 

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Los Gatos, California
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was very impressed with our stay at the Mystic Hotel. I went to my facebook page and told all of my friends what a treasure I found !! It was the best location in SF just a block and half from Union Square. Even though we were so close to all the activity the city brings the noise level... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our overall experience was positive, the location is great, very close from union square and transportation, the room was big enough and comfortable. The only negative aspects were that the shower was cold one night, the fire alarm went off one day but it was a false alarm (needless to say we rushed out of the rooms like crazy) and... More 

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Dillingham, Alaska
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I was pleased to see that the city bus stop was right at the door of this hotel. The breakfast was good-toast, eggs, fruit, bacon, cereal, oatmeal. The rooms were small, and some views were of the alleyway and a brick wall. The elevator was very old and outdated- spooked me to ride at times. Rooms were clean, and cozy.... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice hotel in a great location in San Francisco. The hotel is different enough from "standard" hotels with friendly staff and the room was comfortable. It's location is great being 1 minute walk from Union Square with public transport very close by. Breakfast is included and was nice.

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Jason S, General Manager at Mystic Hotel by Charlie Palmer, responded to this review

Dear Stewart W, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you again soon at the Mystic. Sincerely, Jason Stewart Mystic Hotel More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a bad stay at Mystic Hotel. Our first night our room was so small and SO HOT we had to be asked to another room which was MUCH better. Air con room and more space made it. Breakfast in the morning was yum and some staff were friendly.

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Thank Philippa S
Jason S, General Manager at Mystic Hotel by Charlie Palmer, responded to this review

Dear Philippa, Thank you for your valued feedback. We appreciate you choosing the Mystic and are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Sincerely, Jason Stewart Mystic Hotel More 

Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in the hotel in September 2016 for leisure. Nice boutique hotel with really friendly staff. The location is excellent, right next to the Union Square. Room was stylish and clean, but a bit noisy. Breakfast was really good.

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Thank Mervi212
Jason S, General Manager at Mystic Hotel by Charlie Palmer, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Jason Stewart Mystic Hotel More 

Grand Junction, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Filthy carpet's covered in stains. Staff couldn't care less. Half of the views from the hotel are of the alley dumpster. Bottles being thrown into the dumpster begin at 5 AM so don't intend to sleep. Close to one of the worst places I've ever stayed in.

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Jason S, General Manager at Mystic Hotel by Charlie Palmer, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. I apologize if you felt our staff was not receptive to your needs, and assure you that the guest experience we create is our primary concern. I would like to discuss your experience further with you if you would like. Please feel free to reach out to me personally at your convenience.... More 

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New York, NY
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is a disaster. Charlie Palmer should take his name off. Be prepared to be greeted by the stench of urine and vagrants. The hotel is next door to a liquor store. The carpets are dirty, there is no ac and you will not be able to sleep if they give you a room above their restaraunt. My room... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is great for all travellers to SF. Room was very comfortable. We had a high storey room giving us a glimpse of the Union Square. The room was a bit small for effective storing of luggage though. One issue was the sink in the bathroom that took a lot of time to drain water. Food in the restaurant... More 

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Jason S, General Manager at Mystic Hotel by Charlie Palmer, responded to this review

Dear Amitendu P, Thank you for letting us know how we are doing. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found our staff helpful. Please feel free to reach out to us next time you are in San Francisco. We look forward to seeing you again. Sincerely, Jason Stewart Mystic Hotel More 

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Staying in Union Square

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mystic Hotel Union Square San Francisco by Charlie Palmer is a smart, sleek retreat situated in the heart of the city's busiest neighborhoods. Conveniently located just one block from the iconic cable car line in the middle of three key destinations – Union Square, Chinatown and the Financial District — Mystic Hotel offers a convenient, comfortable and unique modern boutique hotel experience in a historic location. With a contemporary look and feel, our accommodations are designed to reflect the changing need of today's traveler. Enjoy high-touch service and an ideal Union Square location, perfect for travelers looking to experience all the adventures of San Francisco. Like a private club, enjoy handcrafted cocktails in the Burritt Room, the intimate film noir-inspired bar named for Burritt Alley, where detective Sam Spade's partner Miles Archer was gunned down in The Maltese Falcon. Then, step into the speakeasy vibe of renowned Chef Charlie Palmer’s adjoining Burritt Tavern, where walled-in and curtained booths create dark corners for private conversations and Executive Chef Luke Knox turns out classic food like steaks and chops done right. Knox also takes advantage of Bay area's tremendous green markets as well as the extraordinary offerings from local food artisans in menus built around prized regional specialties from Dungeness crab to West Coast oysters. That's what we like about San Francisco: it's up to the minute and still in the moment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mystic Hotel by Charlie Palmer

Address: 417 Stockton Street, San Francisco, CA 94108 (Formerly Crescent San Francisco)
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Price Range: $131 - $390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Mystic Hotel by Charlie Palmer 3.5*
Number of rooms: 82
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Crescent San Francisco Hotel San Francisco
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#82 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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“Junior and Queen rooms are small, with no easy place to sit besides on the bed.”
 of 5 bubbles davidy207, 3 days ago | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Susan32014, 3 days ago | Read review
“Dont stay here”
 of 5 bubbles Trip718, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Go for the top level city view rooms”
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“2nd floor has a bar with jazz music, so that floor could be quite loud.”
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