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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for two night, the location is excellent, very close to union square and in the corner were you can take the hop on hop off buses. We stayed in a queen bed room, very small, was clean, but has not air conditioner, the hot water easy to regulate. The breakfast very cheap, just carbs, bread, cereal, coffee, orange... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely were thrilled with the location of this hotel! We have visited the city several times and have stayed at over 12 other hotels. But the best kept secret was how friendly the staff are and how comfortable the newly remodeled rooms were too! Keep in mind, this building has an old world charm, that greets any traveler who... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Full Disclosure: would probably rate this 3 1/2 stars until they get ice/coke machine and fans in the rooms. Could only do 3 or 4 stars and don't want to knock the place for what was essentially a minor flaw. The hotel is undergoing massive renovations so don't pay any attention to reviews that are more than a few months... More 

Thank ChrisATX23
Chisinau, Moldova
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Pros - Very good location - Newly renovated - Clean rooms and fully equiped baths - Comfortable for business trips - Good internet connection Cons - The smell, I noticed it in many hotels similar to this one (but you get used to it) - If you get a room with the view to the street, it is very noisy... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

If you are those type of travelers that leave hotel in the morning and return at night after a day exploring the city and look for a clean room and shower this is perfect place regarding the: - Price - Location, less than 10 minutes walk to Union Square, many breakfast and food places around, two Starbucks , in front... More 

2 Thank Shahrokh1970
Searsmont, Maine, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

This hotel was horrible. I will say the staff was nice but that's where the positive side ends. My sister and I booked two nights here on a two week road trip we are taking through the west. For San Francisco the price seemed very decent and most of the reviews just focused on avoiding the elevator of death. For... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

I would recommend paying anything for a nicer hotel!!! The staff was rude and unaccommodating, the hotel itself should be condemned. The bed was like sleeping on rocks...that creaked with any movement. To complete the misery the airport shuttle service they use was late causing us to hail a cab so we didn't miss our flight - when we asked... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

You can't beat the location and price. It's right at the edge of Chinatown so right at the top of the main street. So fabulous in the aspect, but that's where it ends I'm afraid. No tea/coffee facilities, rattling old lift, noisy water pipes, grotty carpets and ancient heating/plumbing The breakfast is like being in a prison, they watch you... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

I just needed a clean bed and bathroom with desk and wifi walking distance to BART Montgomery Street station and this worked well. A bargain choice in a non-bargain city, this was a completely acceptable place in an awesome location. The bathroom was small, with an annoying half step up to the sink that I kept stubbing my toe on... More 

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Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

The hotel itself catered for pretty much everything we needed, the staff were pleasant and the hotel seemed clean and safe. The only main problem is that it's in a busy part of San Fran right next to china town which is a perfect location for seeing sights but not so good when the windows are paper thin and even... More 

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Staying in Chinatown

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As the oldest in North America, San Francisco's Chinatown is an exotic experience. A unique neighborhood decorated with colorful shops, historic streetlights, hanging lanterns, and pagoda roofs awaits behind the stone-carved dragon gates. Feast on dim sum at the tea houses, or meet the locals who gather at historic Portsmouth Square to play chess or practice Tai Chi. Fish markets, produce stands, tourist shops, jewelry stores, fortune tellers, temples and restaurants come together to create a world unto itself in this historic neighborhood.
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about SF Plaza Hotel

Address: 510 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3697 (Formerly Astoria Hotel)
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Chinatown
Free Breakfast Airport Transportation
Price Range: $142 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — SF Plaza Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 77
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Astoria Hotel San Francisco
Astoria San Francisco
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