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Gateshead, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

SF is a very expensive place to stay so this hotel is reasonable if you are staying for a short time on a budget. The rooms are quite small and the bathrooms in particular. However, the location is great for walking into the city and getting the MUNI etc. Some nice diners across the road for breakfast too and a... More 

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Los Angeles
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ok. So let's start with the good things about this property. It's in the center of downtown with a Starbucks and upscale restaurant attached to it. The lobby is lovely with a mahogany, marble and chandelier lobby. The downside is....after that....everything went downhill. My hotel room number plaque had been knocked off (by a "drunk person", according to the manager),... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When we arrived it was at night, as we entered the reception it did look welcoming. when we got our room number we we went up the elevators which as soon as I got out I felt a weird atmosphere going on which later on I felt that the hotel was haunted. The rooms were basic, quite dark but clean.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stayed at this hotel at least 7+ times a year since 2005. I have stayed at all the other big names as well but Hotel Whitcomb has the fancy bells and whistles while remaining personable, warm, friendly and simple to navigate. The same staff for several years and they are loyal to customer satisfaction my Favorite is Burney... More 

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Seville, Spain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is a scam. They charge your credit card for rooms and won't refund you back if you want to cancel your reservation. I never stayed at the hotel but had several horrible phone calls with the manager and I was charged 183.78 on my credit card even though I never walked into the place. Thanks Priceline and the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I wanted to take my wife to a nice Hotel in SF on a Saturday night. We were new to the area and booked through 'Historic Hotels.' Got a good rate for SF; they parked the car, and the experience went down hill from there. Dirty, old, small, dark that is the best way to describe the room. Location is... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here we go again we're back in the Bay Area for some baseball, beer and some great food. Like always we stayed at one of the best hotels in SF. The Hotel Whitcomb on Market St and one of the best GM'S in the business Kazi Hamed. He gets 100% and nothing less. I can't even say how much we... More 

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Staffordshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The only positives of this hotel is that it is centrally located so easy to get to places of interest. Also we had a very comfy king size bed. Hotel took $300 for incidentals which 30 hours after check out I still haven't received back. I would not leave the hotel without my husband as neighbourhood is very sketchy to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We're a family of four, travelling the west coast by car. We're no high class 5 star hotel customers and we're very comfortable with decent 3 star hotels. However, Hotel Whitcomb disappointed us in more than just one or two ways. I'm not sure where to begin... We arrived at the parking lot, the Hotel offers Valet Parking on site,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very old style building and has a bad odour in the corridors. The dwsk are rude and the cleaners did not change sheets. Even when collection of our vehicle they were not friendly. No tips this place! Do not recommend to stay here as there are so many others to choose from which could be so better.

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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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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Hotel Whitcomb

Address: 1231 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-1400
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range: $169 - $447 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Whitcomb 3.5*
Number of rooms: 460
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Whitcomb San Francisco
Whitcomb San Fransico
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