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    The Herbert Hotel

    161 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-2291
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    • Excellent26%
    • Very good44%
    • Average21%
    • Poor6%
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    “shared bathroom” (60 reviews)
    “cable car” (108 reviews)
    “great location” (263 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 September 2016

    Excellent value for a hotel so close to Union Square, to a cable car turning point, to a BART station giving a direct link to the airport, to multiple other transport links... Basic - there are no dining facilities and little storage in the rooms...More

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    Reviewed 23 September 2016

    I'll start with the positives. The location of this hotel is great! It's bang in the centre of San Francisco on a cable car line so it's very easy to get yourself about. Also the room was modern and clean. Unfortunately that's the only positive...More

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    Reviewed 22 September 2016

    Hotel in the very center of San Francisco, perfect for shopping or tourism, nice and simple hotel. Very clean, nice sttaff. Perfect if you are visiting the city, nice place to sleep. No breakfast, nice bed.

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    Reviewed 20 September 2016

    The personnel were courteous and knowledgeable, but there was no A/C (warm during out stay, and with the window open, noisy). No carpet on the floor. Pricey for the quality ($350/night).Slipped and fell in the shower (no non-skid on the tub 'floor'). Close to Unioin...More

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    Reviewed 20 September 2016

    Reception were universally disinterested and unprofessional. It felt like we were staying in a hostel (minus enthusiasm) even though we were paying hotel prices. We arrived at 9am after a 20 hour trip and they didn't manage to get a room ready until 1pm- and...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$134 - US$1,143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #64 Business Hotel in San Francisco
    • #79 Family Hotel in San Francisco
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 99
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    • Union Square
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    locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
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    RoseT88
    24 October 2017|
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    Response from MelbourneRod1960 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is an elevator 😀
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    cy-kona
    10 April 2017|
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    Response from Scott P | Reviewed this property |
    I can't remember what room we had. if it had a private bathroom it has a fridge as well.
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    Andyk2121
    10 December 2016|
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    Response from lbiscuit | Reviewed this property |
    We arrived around 12pm from Melbourne and were able to leave our bags (in a separate room) until our room was ready.Checkout was 11am. I found check ins in the US were either 3pm or 4pm everywhere we went!
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    Room Tips
    "It’s an excellent location for just about whatever you want or need."
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    "The higher you go the better I think"
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    "Avoid very back of the building - noisy fan outside. I ended up on the south side, which was nice and sunny"
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    "Towel rail would be great as no where to hang clothes or wet towels in the bathroom."
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