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    The Opal San Francisco

    1050 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109-6934
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    Overview
    • Excellent13%
    • Very good49%
    • Average26%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible6%
    Travelers talk about
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    “van ness” (89 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 837 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The hotel is in the process of being remodeled and has so much possibility. The lobby is beautiful and welcoming and the room was comfortable for all of us. Located conveniently from the cable car and BART systems, it provides easy access to everything you...More

    Thank quirky814
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed one night in this old-fashioned beauty and loved it. It is conveniently located within minutes from popular sights (and within a few blocks of the red tour bus drop off). We had our car and had two options for parking: the hotel offers...More

    Thank Road_Family915
    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write about and rate your stay with us. Independent hotels like ours rely heavily on guest comments. They tell people what we are doing right and they let us know what we are doing wrong. I am glad...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This hotel's style is a little more old fashioned, but the staff is good. The rooms are clean. We did have some noise since they are currently under renovation on some floors, so that was a negative for now until they open their shiny renovated...More

    Thank Tyler D
    Response from rmathey, Front Office Manager at The Opal San FranciscoResponded 2 weeks ago

    Tyler: Thanks for taking the time to comment about and rate for your stay with us in our hotel. Evaluations help us in two ways. They let people know about the hotel and they also teach us what what we have to work on. We...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I visited San Francisco for a weekend with a friend to enjoy the city and all it has to offer. We stayed at The Opal and it was a perfect home base! The staff is the absolutely the best, the location was perfect for us,...More

    Thank ColleenQD
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I just have to say, Roger the assistant manager is extraordinary. It takes a very unique and talented individual to truly service a customer and he "takes the cake." I'm in Sales and Customer Service and it's rare that I feel true authenticity in service...More

    Thank glambymorgandotcom
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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $139 - $438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 167
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    Ellibelli55
    January 13, 2017|
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    Response from rmathey | Property representative |
    There is a bus line that goes down to Fisherman's Wharf which is near the cruise piers. It is about a 15 min bus ride (depending on traffic) and costs $2.50/person.
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    Deggies1
    December 14, 2016|
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    Response from rmathey | Property representative |
    Rosa: The parking on our property is $41 plus tax per night, which comes out to $46.74. Thank you, Roger Mathey Asst General Manager Opal Hotel
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    Response from aims4usa | Reviewed this property |
    We paid $40.00 per day to park our rental car there. The only reason we even rented a car, is because we had plans to drive to Sonoma and Napa for a few days. If you are just staying within the city, I would NOT recommend... More
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    "Ask for a room away from the courtyard to avoid early morning construction noises."
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    "Definitely try and get a renovated room if possible."
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    "Stay on the outside rooms or look elsewhere. Better to look elsewhere."
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    "for a medium rate hotel this is very good option."
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