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Touchstone Hotel - City Center

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Room & Suite (77)
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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good42%
  • Average30%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“union square”(74 reviews)
“room was clean”(19 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
2 Star Hotel
At the pleasant 2 star Touchstone Hotel-City Center, you will be located in San Francisco's Union Square, surrounded by famous restaurants, luxury hotels, high-end galleries and exciting night life. Nob Hill, North Beach, Chinatown and the Moscone Convention Center are a leisurely...
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Location and contact
480 Geary St, Between Mason Street and Taylor, San Francisco, CA 94102-1223
18.3 km to Metropolitan Oakland Intl Airport
401 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.4 km from Market Street
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All reviewsunion squareprovide ear plugsroom was cleanfree wifinoisy at nightstreet noiseheart of san franciscowould stay here againtenderloinprivate bathroomcouple of nightscentral locationtwo blocksrooms are smallbart stationcable cararound the corner
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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

It is a very simple hotel, but with a great location, it is very clean and nice. I highly recommend it because it is in the city center. The breakfast is OK in a nice old diner. Not very fancy but clean and quiet

Thank MarianaV1
Reviewed April 20, 2018

My son and I stayed 3 nights in April, while on vacation. The price was reasonable for SF, but we still paid at least $150/night without taxes for 2 queen beds (e.g. not cheap, except maybe for a large city). We had a hard time...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

I stayed at touchstone for 2 nights in April. I had a double queen room. It was small but did the job. The beds were comfortable enough and clean. The area it’s self being in the city centre was loud which was to be expected....More

Thank Tizanepill
Reviewed April 9, 2018

If you are looking for a nice place to stay it is not here.Not worth the price very over priced. Small room, old and out dated noisy, so much so that they supply ear plugs in the room. No AC, have to open the window...More

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed April 4, 2018

I stayed at the Touchstone Hotel for three nights while covering a trade show at the Moscone Center. The Touchstone is within walking distance of the Moscone, and located in a relatively safe neighborhood. Staff was incredibly friendly and helpful, and the price was fair,...More

Thank Marshall H
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
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Price range
US$111 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$111 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Best Value Hotel in San Francisco
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (146)
Room & Suite (77)
Dining (3)
Nearby
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
...More
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z0es13
September 18, 2017|
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Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
You can ask the receptionist to arrange the transfer to the airport for around 17£ per person. The room does not have fridge or microwave Hope it helps
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z0es13
December 21, 2016|
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Response from edurashezrin | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely ditch the car. A friend of mine got her car towed and San Fran has the highest fine in the US i was shocked! She had to pay $550 (yes $550!) to get her car out, they don't even offer a payment plan-nothing. No... More
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Room Tips
"Go somewhere else"
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"Elevator is slow, so rooms on lower floors might be preferable"
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"Try not to be close to elevators, as this place seems to have a lot of young people staying there and they..."
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"I would think the higher rooms maybe less noisy, 7 floors high."
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