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St Augustine
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We only had a one night stay but wish it could have been longer. We stayed in the end unit with the ocean view. The room was spacious with a fire place. The grounds were maintain beautifully with color flowers.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Let me tell you the ways: 1) Great location a few blocks from Union Square 2) Like staying in the guest room with your Uncle Bob And Aunt SAllie in the country 3) Completely not formula built for the convention masses 4) Great breakfast (free) 5) Totally awesome wine and cheese and homemade pastries at 5pm...as much as you want....

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Valley Village, CA
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had such a wonderful time and enjoyed our room, location, afternoon wine, music, art, breakfast, cookies and lovely staff. My only quibble was that in the suites we shared, one bed was a double, not a queen, which was small for two people. And the other bed was a sofa bed, which was not very comfortable and the room...

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Colorado Springs
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I came for a long weekend, and was sorry I had to leave. The room was very large, chairs next to fireplace were comfortable and lead to long periods of reading. Surprisingly good hot breakfasts with many fruit options, eggs, sausages, breads, sweets, yogurt, oatmeal, etc. A great value in San Francisco. And the front desk staff were friendly and...

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Emerald Hills
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The only thing I can that was very unexpected was when I called for the car at least 30 min. before pick up. We waited in the lobby for at least 40 min( way to long ). When the car finally arrived there was only the one car key. I said I had at least 2 more keys on my...

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Orlando, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My daughter in law made the reservation so we had no idea what to expect... I WAS FLOORED! From the beautiful décor in the lobby to the old fashioned elevator, which I LOVED, to the fireplace in the historical looking room with the extra room for the beverages and the large bathrooms and the wall paper... I loved it all...

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Santa Rosa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Room #41 was spacious, comfortable, clean! Gift champagne for my 60th! Street noise; ok for us. Breakfast! Cons: halls, eating areas feel dirty; Joi de Vive model of cheap pop art over once great B&B.

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Capital Federal
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very beautiful petit hotel. Excellent service from all staff. Great breakfast included! The elevator was not working during all stay so going up till 3th floor to the room was unconfortable. Location is good but not the best of san francisco. Room super nice big and confortable

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Northville, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the warm ambiance of included happy hour by the fire (and Leon's big smile), comfortable pillow and mattress and furnishings, cozy rooms with fireplace and stocked refrigerator, and delicious fresh breakfast buffets. A European retreat mid-city within comfortable walking distance to Union Square, financial district and the wharf. Our room toward back of building was quiet. Look forward to...

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San Francisco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at their sister property a week prior with my sister before her trip and had to come back and stay here at the white swan with my mom. The rooms are spacious and so cute and elegantly decorated! Wish I could stay here more often :)

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Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army in the Civil War, this grand square has become the city's premier shopping and entertainment district containing the largest number of upscale department stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in the city. It's a large open area where tourists and locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by, enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With a crackling fireplace in all 26 guestrooms and suites, the White Swan Inn is a romantic small hotel in the Nob Hill/Union Square area. The White Swan Inn is a visually stunning tribute to the intimate hotels of London. Dark wood paneling, rich floral carpets, comfortable furniture and enchanting English art and collectables set the tone. All guests enjoy a generous breakfast buffet and evening wine and hors d'oeuvres served fireside in the parlor. You can also check out our sister hotel, Petite Auberge, just 20 feet away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White Swan Inn

Address: 845 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94108-3312
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > Union Square
Price Range: $250 - $522 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — White Swan Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
White Swan Hotel
White Swan San Francisco
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#7 Business Hotel in San Francisco
#9 Family Hotel in San Francisco
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“Not much difference between Deluxe & Luxury w. fireplaces. Note that rooms facing Bush can be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles KristerZ_13, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for quiet room Ours was very noisy but I was told it's just part of city”
 of 5 bubbles deborahf536, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room 41 with fireplace is nice to have”
 of 5 bubbles JohannesR640, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room on 2nd floor overlooking the fire escape and it offered a good night sleep. 2-3 blocks from Union Sq. so very well situated.”
 of 5 bubbles BrianG831, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have a fireplace and comfy bed - you can't go wrong staying in any of the rooms!! Enjoy!!”
 of 5 bubbles 800suep, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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