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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf
Ranked #54 of 235 Hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence
London, U.K.
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great value!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2007

Good tourist location, modern clean rooms and bathrooms. Very helpful reception staff. The valet parking is expensive..around $40 with tax, but very convenient - the car is parked in a garage under the hotel. If you want to save money on that, it is possible to park for less just a block or two away. The breakfast is acceptable as a "free" breakfast, but we chose to eat in the Hollywood Cafe next door for an inexpensive big American breakfast !
Overall I'd highly recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed April 2007, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Helpful?
Thank ThePJs
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Milton Keynes,UK
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2007

Stayed here for 4 nights after an eventful journey from the airport via BART! Checkin was very quick & cheery & helpful although we did have to insist on 2 beds! Room was nice no real view but the beds were comfy & the pillows plump. Great location just 2 blocks from Fisherman sWharf.
Breakfast was included & good but not always plentiful. it consisted of cereals, fruit, juice, coffee, croissants, donuts, bagels & toast. 9am was ok but dont expect everything!
Staff were helpful with directions.
The hotel was clean & fresh & very pleasant! Free internet access just off the lobby. Hotel is surroundedby other hotels & lots of souvenir shops. There is a 7-11 & a walgreens nearby (in different directions!)
Had a great stay!

  • Liked — Location
  • Disliked — no view from our room
  • Stayed April 2007, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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5 Thank helenf01
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Atlanta
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196 reviews
172 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2007

This is a great hotel. I had a king room on the interior. Quiet, but I also turned on the fan to mask any hall noise. Noisy toilets, though. Room was nice size with an upholstered chair, small desk with
comfortable work chair, internet access, good lighting, safe, small bathroom but lots of counter space. I used the lobby computer and printer for my boarding pass. Nice folks at front desk. Nothing exciting on breakfast bar and it did get busy, but typical for big city hotel. Luggage trolley available for your use-no bellman.

I was attending a conference at the Hyatt and my AAA room rate was $35 less than the Hyatt conference rate and included more in my opinion.

  • Stayed April 2007
    • 4 of 5 stars
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2 Thank Metwo3
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San Diego, Cal.
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99 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2007

We stayed here this past week with our girls 8 and 10. It was perfect. Had a junior suite which included a kitchenette - fridge and microwave. Great for snacks. It was clean but the room was not large. We were comfortable. The breakfast was tippical but perfect with one girl up at 6:30 and starving and the other up at 8. Close to everything. Would recommend it for a convenient/safe/clean place to stay. Nothing fancy.

  • Liked — location and cleanliness
  • Disliked — no concierge or room service
  • Stayed April 2007, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank youngboo
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Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2007

This hotel was clean, quiet, modern and conveniently located. The staff was always helpful and the free continental breakfasts were quite adequate. The decor was something between art deco and modern/
contemporary. Many restaurants were within walking distance and the view to the water from some of the rooms was fabulous. Internet access was easy and the excercise room was a pleasant bonus. We asked
for a handicapped accessible, no smoking room with a king size bed and that is exactly what we got. There were no strange odors or other
undesirable surprises. The only drawback was the $35 per day parking fee. But the parking valet service was swift and polite. I'd stay there again.

  • Liked — Clean, no smoking odors and free continental breakfast
  • Disliked — high parking fee
  • Stayed February 2007, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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3 Thank JeanannTexas
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Atlanta, GA
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2007

Stayed at the Hotel Spring Break Week, April 3 - 8, 2007. I booked a mini-suite and was notified of a free upgrade to a full suite upon check-in! Prior to arrival, the hotel booked a city tour and a Muir Woods/Sausalito tour for me and my daughter. The hotel is very clean.

The continental breakfast was a benefit - saved money. I am a healthy eater and I found, the fruit (bananas, organges, and apples), boiled eggs, fat free milk, wheat toast, and raisin bran & tea sufficient for me. Plenty of muffins, crousaints, and danishes, etc. are also available. A full hot breakfast is available across the street at "Knuckles" at the Hyatt or try the mom and pop shops adjacent to the H.I. Express and eat inside or on the curb!

No restaurant is at the hotel, but a sports bar, Knuckles, is across the street. Want something late nite like I did? Denny' s open 24hrs is a 3-5 minute walk from the H.I. Express.

Very short walk to Fishermans Wharf! Would stay there again. The hotel is on the same street as other Major hotels. I would easily choose the Hotel again. I am a business man that has been travelling a lot since 1985.

  • Liked — Location, cleanliness, friendly staff
  • Disliked — 2 minute Noise from street gabage trucks in the AM
  • Stayed April 2007, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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3 Thank GA1Travels
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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2007

We stayed here for 5 nights 20-25th March and the location is superb.Hotel check in was very good and the room,although a little"tired" was ready on our arrival and clean.It had all the usual facillities and was nice and quiet.The breakfast is more than adequate,with a good selection,(but the toasters could do with replacing).Fishermans Wharf is very good,and we would HIGHLY recommend trying the clam chouder which is served up in a bread bowl,its just gorgeous.Alcatraz is still well worth a visit but book early in the day to get a place on the boat across.We had a lovely walk over the Golden Gate bridge(get a taxi there though) and we carried on walking right round to Sausalito which dosnt take very long and then have a coffee overlooking the bay its really nice.Take a tram car for the experience,plus the streets are very very hilly,and take a walk down Lombard Street,then keep going to Coit Tower.This is a lovely city with plenty to see and do,and dont miss Chinatown.Once again there are a lot of street performers and homeless people begging and sleeping in the streets but they dont cause you any trouble.Go to San Francisco and enjoy,its wonderful,and stay at this hotel too,its adequate.

  • Liked — The location
  • Disliked — Could do with chearing up a bit
  • Stayed March 2007, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars
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6 Thank Robjoy
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Property: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf
Address: 550 North Point Street, San Francisco, CA 94133-1312
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Fisherman’s Wharf
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#55 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#57 Family Hotel in San Francisco
#77 Business Hotel in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf 3*
Number of rooms: 252
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