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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was my first stay at this hotel and it won't be the last. I loved the architecture and the ease of access to public transportation. Very attentive staff and the room was very comfortable. As it's an older property the closet was missing a light, when I mentioned it to Varun Kaushal he had one delivered and installed before...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Some of the staff were really accommodating , but the faucet in the shower fell when i was taking a shower , then it fell on foot , after a couple of time i talked to the lady in the front desk , they fixed it a day afterwards

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room was clean and spacious, quiet and super good attention from the staff and good service and disposition ; the location is perfect is near by union square , walking distance and to the bart, teathers and civic center, also to the art museum.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Business trip during JPMorgan week when every hotel is jammed and overpriced and meetings are back to back and every evening runs late. I was back late and already down for the night and called down for a food but no room service! Even so - Varun worked some magic and went himself to pick up some items and deliver!...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Soooo incredibly happy right now! I received a call earlier today from the manager at the Hotel Whitcomb in SF (Kevin), had my wristlet I thought I lost NYE!!! He went out of his way to reach me and let me know it had been turned in! I am beyond relieved to know that it wasn't lost then stolen, and...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the hotel during the week for the day before and day of my wedding. The staff, especially Kazi and Varun, were extremely helpful and accommodating. Varun upgraded our room and Kazi provided us with a complementary breakfast. The hotel was very clean, and the housekeeping was amazing. We stayed in two different rooms, one double bed with...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is old, but that's its charm. We had a running toilet, but the handyman came and fixed it really fast! Make reservations for the dining room when you make your reservations for the hotel. Five of us had to sit at the bar to eat dinner (although the bartender was absolutely great and got us our food faster...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for a couple of nights in December, just before Christmas. Overall, the place looks like it needs a fair bit of cash spent on it along with some love and affection. It is a grand old dame, but perhaps fallen out of favour. It was clean enough and the rooms large and fairly well appointed but very old fashioned....

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here while on Contiki. Positives: - Bed was comfortable - A lot of history to the hotel. Negatives - Location, it's right next to the rough area of Tenderloin. Had a man try to take a woman's bag on our tour while we were waiting in the lobby! Security didn't do much to help the situation. - Lifts /...

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Kevin V, Manager at Hotel Whitcomb, responded to this review

Good Day, I am happy to hear you enjoyed the comfort in your room as well as the history that our property has to offer. I will speak with our security officers directly to get further detail as to what happened. Our maintenance staff is checking our elevators to ensure they are working at a steady pace. -Kevin V

Chicago, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well that was my first time visiting San Francisco... so me and my friend booked this hotel because it was a bit cheaper than other hotels... what a mistake.. omgggggggggg... when we walked in to the room the smell of dirty and humid was horrible... tired from driving from Las Vegas to San Francisco we wanted to rest... a minute...

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Kevin V, Manager at Hotel Whitcomb, responded to this review

Good Day, We appreciate you taking the time to write us such a detailed review. I will speak with my housekeeping staff directly to ensure 100% cleanliness in every room. -Kevin V

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SoMa
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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Hotel Whitcomb

Address: 1231 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-1400
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range: $122 - $418 (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
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“Room 528 had bed bugs. Get an upgrade if you can.”
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