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Handlery Union Square Hotel

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“daily grill”(393 reviews)
“historic section”(81 reviews)
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed June 28, 2013

Stayed 3 nights with 2 children in a premier room at rear of hotel. Bit noisy at night but slept well with earplugs in. Beds are comfortable and the hotel staff were very helpful. Powell St cable car and Union Square 80 meters down the...More

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Response from HandleryHotelsMgr, Owner at Handlery Union Square HotelResponded September 7, 2013

G'day Honeysuckle123, Thank you for staying at the Handlery Union Square Hotel and posting your comments on TripAdvisor. I was pleased to read you enjoyed your visit and found our staff helpful. I was also glad you found our location perfect for your time in...More

Reviewed June 28, 2013

We are a family of 5 with three children 13, 11 and 7. Our room had two double beds ( I was expecting queens??) and a fold out single. Not a huge room for a family but was adequate for the three nights we were...More

Thank Coops94
Response from HandleryHotelsMgr, Owner at Handlery Union Square HotelResponded September 7, 2013

Dear Coops94, Thank you for visiting from Australia and I am glad you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. I was also pleased to read you found our staff very approachable and provided exceptional service. It was nice to see you appreciated our fantastic location...More

Reviewed June 24, 2013

The location of this hotel was good, close to Union Square and the cable car stop. Although I thought the room itself was not value for money. We paid for a queen room and the bed was only a double in a very small room....More

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Response from HandleryHotelsMgr, Owner at Handlery Union Square HotelResponded September 7, 2013

Dear possum23, Thank you for your recent comments about your stay in our hotel. I was pleased to read that you liked our location and I wish you had contacted while you were here as I am sure I could have found accommodations that would...More

Reviewed June 23, 2013

Very old hotel situated in the center (union square) but a lot of homeless people around. Room was clean but very old without luminosity 1st Time we've seen that for a 4* hotel: the sink was in the bedroom, not in the bathroom... There was...More

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Response from HandleryHotelsMgr, Owner at Handlery Union Square HotelResponded September 7, 2013

Dear AnneetsophieB, Thank you for visiting San Francisco and staying at the Handlery. I am glad you enjoyed our location and our outdoor heated swimming pool. We do hope you will return to San Francisco on your next visit from the City of Lights. Sincerely,...More

Reviewed June 23, 2013

We stayed at the Handlery in June and found the hotel to be in a great location. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and nothing was a problem for them. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable and there was extra pillows...More

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Response from HandleryHotelsMgr, Owner at Handlery Union Square HotelResponded September 7, 2013

Dear Mrfarandaway, Thank you for visiting from the UK and I was happy to see that you found our staff friendly and welcoming. I was also pleased that you enjoyed our great location and your breakfasts in the Daily Grill were good. We hope to...More

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Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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Heated pool
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$172 - $442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#31 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#57 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#66 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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$172 - $442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#31 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#57 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#66 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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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
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EileenKibbler
February 13, 2018|
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Response from 105Tracey | Reviewed this property |
It is an older type hotel and I would not really rate the breakfast too much but the location is great and walking distance to plenty ... we were here as a family for 3 nights and given the price of accommodation in San... More
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Nigel H
February 9, 2018|
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Response from MinnesotaMitch | Reviewed this property |
The windows on the front of the Historic building are Bay Windows and give you a great view of the surrounding area.
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Janethomasine
February 1, 2018|
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Response from JohnDavid_1956 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the other responses pretty well answer your questions with thee caption that you need to ask for a room in the new section of the hotel. The old section's room are lovely but extremely small and often with views of... More
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"4th floor king with window on street"
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"Ask for a room off the Main Street as it can be a little noisy"
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"Ask for a renovated room. I did not know this and was given a sub standard room for the same price."
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"Its a trade off between natural light probably with street noise, or internal which is quiet but no light."
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