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    Cornell Hotel de France

    715 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94108-3402
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good39%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was our second stay at the Cornell, though we've eaten at Jean D'arc several times in the past. The Cornell offer's a bit of old world charm in a very busy part of the City. We especially love the hand-painted fantastical characters and flowers...More

    Thank Tremain H
    Response from Claude L, Owner at Cornell Hotel de FranceResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Tremain H, So glad you had a "very pleasant stay" at our small hotel and liked the way it is decorated. We thank you very much for your praising comments and hope to have the pleasure to welcome you again. Best regards

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Hotel was very pretty and well decorated. Rooms small but do the job. Breakfast good. A lot effort has been put into making the place special. Toiletries very nice. Two doors down is a male strippers joint which has a sign that invites you to...More

    Thank lyndacanning1959
    Response from Claude L, Owner at Cornell Hotel de FranceResponded 3 days ago

    Dear lyndacanning, Thank you very much for your good review about our small hotel. So sorry you were a little scary but we are located in what is considered a good neighborhood. The drunks,vagrants or druggies live somewhere else in San Francisco. We never had...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I recommend this hotel whole-heartedly. It is modest, but full of character & ambiance. It is very well taken care of, and if I were to refer to it like a home, I would compliment the houseperson for an efficient and high-level upkeep of the...More

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    Response from Claude L, Owner at Cornell Hotel de FranceResponded 3 days ago

    Dear gissi, Merci beaucoup.. for your nice, praising review of our small Cornell Hotel de France, posted on TripAdvisor. So rewarding for everybody working in our establishment that you described with such kind words. We already considered adding a mini- refrigerator in our bigger rooms....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Room was extremely hot with a mold smell, (and not because San Fran weather is cool, it was 17c outside and our room was still deadly hot). Breakfast food was mediocre, no fruit, no vegan options and no effort to accommodate, surprisingly since it is...More

    Thank Maya R
    Response from Claude L, Owner at Cornell Hotel de FranceResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Maya R, We understood dear Madame, that our small Victorian hotel did not fit your expectations. When told that you would shorten your stay, we did not object. Why did you decide to stay the next day! Most of the year the nights are...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel is located in a great location, there are lots of buses, street cars and even the cable car line run within easy walking distance. It's also walking distance to Chinatown and union square. The main attractions were all a short public transport ride...More

    Thank RockieHazel
    Response from Claude L, Owner at Cornell Hotel de FranceResponded 3 days ago

    Dear RockieHazel, We are glad you enjoyed most of what we have to offer and thank you for mentioning them. There are many homeless people in San Francisco but not in our neighborhood. So sorry for your misfortune of having a stained towel two times...More

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    • $145 - $342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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    • Number of rooms
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    Response from 23doug | Reviewed this property |
    yes we were able to do this they have a small room for bthis reason the staff are very obliging
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    Response from JujuBsb | Reviewed this property |
    We paid 38 dollars and you can come and go as you please. You pay directly at the hotel and the garage is just across the street. Totally worth it.
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    Response from Claude L | Property representative |
    Sorry, our Cornell Hotel de France has neither a pool nor hot tubs.
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    "Try to stay near the street side of the hotel. The rooms on that side of better views."
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    "We stayed on the second floor and liked the convenience of being able to take the stairs."
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    "Make sure you have dinner at the restaurant. At US$55.00 for 3 courses its is excellent value."
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