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    Cova Hotel

    655 Ellis St, San Francisco, CA 94109-8027
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    Overview
    • Excellent24%
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    “free shuttle” (51 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed at the Cova Hotel for 3 nights at the beginning of our Californian holiday. The hotel is clean, comfortable and provides guests with a decent breakfast. Staff and friendly and helpful (we asked for advice about transport to city locations). I had been...More

    1  Thank Alice T
    Response from Matthew_Salvan, Manager at Cova HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Good day Alice, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. For others reading, the feedback we received really paints a clear picture of what the Cova Hotel offers. We understand the concerns of our location in which we surely try our very best to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Our stay at the cova hotel in San Francisco was the worst of our 3 week roadtrip on which we did 13 hotels. When we arrived, the beds were too small and the way they fixed it was to let us pay $30 a night...More

    Thank Quinten F
    Response from Matthew_Salvan, Manager at Cova HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Good day Quinten, We are so sorry to hear that you had a terrible experience. We apologize that the room type was not to your satisfaction. The $30.00 was an optional upgrade for what your room was based on. We are currently looking into how...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Hotel is situated in a very unpleasant part of town. The night staff were rude and unpleasant. Room was ok but never enough towels or cups. Breakfast was a fiasco. Never stayed anywhere before where the staff at breakfast were unhelpful. There was no plates...More

    Thank gandgmillar
    Response from Matthew_Salvan, Manager at Cova HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Good day Gandgmillar, Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry that the breakfast experience was not pleasant. We are currently looking into ways that we can improve the service with the restaurant manager. With your feedback we absolutely know what can be addressed and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We traveled as a family of 3 adults...visiting S.F. following a family wedding in Berkeley. Friends drove us across the bridge to the hotel. There were some sketchy areas as we neared one "edge" of the COVA. That being said, the hotel and its staff...More

    Thank Joan B
    Response from Matthew_Salvan, Manager at Cova HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Good day Joan, Thank you for your most recent review. We are so pleased to know that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and found our hotel to be of Comfort and Value. Cova stands for Comfort and Value and to know that you...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Arrived in San Francisco for 5 days. When we got to the hotel it was nice to be welcomed with a smiley face. Can't fault the staff at all as they were very friendly and helpful. It's just 10 minutes walk from union square which...More

    1  Thank Holly B
    Response from Matthew_Salvan, Manager at Cova HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Good day Holly, Thank you for your most recent review. It great that you were greeted with a =) face upon your arrival. We are so pleased to know that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and found our hotel to be of Comfort...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$148 - US$1,164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #63 Green Hotel in San Francisco
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 95
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    kelseylivingstone
    26 May 2017|
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    Response from 2S14FR | Reviewed this property |
    I really can't say. I'm long past the age where people ask to see proof of age, but while I was there there was a group of young people from the UK and some seemed in their late teens.
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    Hazel H
    14 May 2017|
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    Response from Matthew_Salvan | Property representative |
    Good day Hazel, We do have parking on property at the Hotel but it is managed by a third party company. The parking is $32.00 plus tax for a regular sized vehicle. There is enough parking spaces for hotel guests at the... More
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    Nature4
    6 March 2017|
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    Response from Matthew_Salvan | Property representative |
    Good day!, yes we have a number of rooms that do have an adjoining room in between.
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    "Overlooking the corner of Ellis and Hyde where the tour buses stopped to see the street musicians perform, we..."
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    "If you are walking to Union Square, walk down Geary instead of Ellis. The walk down Geary is better..."
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