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Kimpton Buchanan

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent hotel !! Very professional and courteous staff. Our check in was quick and easy with team member "V". He up-graded our room using my tier points, with a room with a view and a balcony. The room was modern, spacious, and very clean. One of the perks staying at any Kimpton Hotel is pets stay free. We truly enjoyed...

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great staff and room , love the "wine o clock " vouchers at five ( or after) . Mums restaurant for brekkie is great and we tried the Shuba one evening with great help from a young lady , who did more than we deserved . Thank you all .. No moans at all x

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Kahului, Hawaii
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have stayed there several times both before and after Kimpton took over. Good, helpful front desk staff, ample parking and nicely appointed rooms. Wine service in the evenings is a nice touch. Small restaurant is adequate for simple meals with a nice waitstaff.

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Emily G, General Manager at Kimpton Buchanan, responded to this review

Hi, there, eldertraveler37, and thanks so much for your review, and for making us your go-to spot! The team will definitely enjoy reading this.

Windsor, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel was really nice, with friendly staff. The beds were comfy and the room very clean. The entire staff takes pride in their work and it shows. Quite a few restrauants, bars and of course the awesome Filmore are within walking distance!!

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Emily G, General Manager at Kimpton Buchanan, responded to this review

Hi, napasteve1701E. I just shared your review with the entire team so that they can feel all the prouder that their good service made an impact! Thanks so much for taking the time to write, and come see us again soon. Assuming you're in Napa, it's an easy trip!

Petaluma, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The front desk and housekeeping staff were friendly, professional and efficient in accommodating requests. I will continue to come back as the location, clean and clutter free lobby / rooms, as well as the quiet and respectful guests were what I needed to rest, relax and enjoy my stay. Thank you for a warm welcome and I look forward to...

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Emily G, General Manager at Kimpton Buchanan, responded to this review

Wonderful! Thanks so much, Susan T. I'm glad that the aesthetic, team, and fellow guests all came together to create the perfect atmosphere for you. We will be awaiting you return :)...

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

The Kimpton Buchanan is a limited frills good, clean choice in San Francisco. It's not in a tourist location, so if you are looking to be in the center of why people flock to the city, go elsewhere and pay for it. However, if you need a place to stay and don't mind walking a few blocks or taking transportation...

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Emily G, General Manager at Kimpton Buchanan, responded to this review

Hi, jvaj60 and thanks for recommending folks check out the Buchanan! I know that we aren't a luxury property, though it's just perfect to read that you felt the hotel rooms were clean and spacious, with comfy beds and of course access to that signature Kimpton wine reception ;). We appreciate you telling folks to come and check us out!

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is in Japantown with many great Asian restaurants and unique shops just outside the front door. Rooms are large by San Francisco standards. Try to get a Room with a balcony; really opens up the perception of room size. Finally, consider using the city owned parking garage about a block from the hotel. It is significantly less expensive...

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Emily G, General Manager at Kimpton Buchanan, responded to this review

Hi, BiciFan! If you are in fact a bicycle fan, I hope that you got to take full advantage of one of our PUBLIC brand bikes available at the lobby. Regardless, I see you got explore at least one or hopefully more of the adjacent neighborhoods here, and I'm glad you enjoyed. The self-parking option here at the hotel runs...

Park City
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location in Japan Town. Spotless room. Friendly staff. Convenient parking. Like all Kimpton hotels, they make you feel special. I would definitely recommend this hotel. Looking forward to going back.

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Emily G, General Manager at Kimpton Buchanan, responded to this review

Thanks so much, djgaspari. I'm glad you are a Kimpton fan and that our team lived up to that boutique style of service you've come to enjoy. We always want people to feel welcome and at home here, with our approach striking the balance between professional and warm. I'll make sure to give kudos to housekeeping for the spotless room,...

Warrnambool, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really comfortable and spacious rooms. The rooms are clean and contain all you need for your stay. The staff are really friendly and extremely helpful! In a great location. The hotel is modern with a cafe, gym and outside area.

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Emily G, General Manager at Kimpton Buchanan, responded to this review

Thanks for the five stars, nicdev83! It's great to see that every aspect of the Buchanan worked out so well for you. We feel lucky to be at a hotel that has some personality and isn't generic, and it's great to hear you had the same feeling!

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

Instead of staying in the downtown area of San Francisco, we decided to try the Kimpton Buchanan in Japan Town. There are a couple of advantages of staying in this neighborhood vs. downtown. 1. It's quiet. You're actually in a neighborhood with access to great shops and restaurants in as little as 5 minutes. 2. Wine hour. Kimpton have a...

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Emily G, General Manager at Kimpton Buchanan, responded to this review

Thanks so much, Roxanne! I'm glad that you escaped the hustle-bustle of downtown and came to hang out with us here at the Buchanan. If you have a moment, please drop me a line with your room number as I'd love to investigate that water pressure. Normally, we don't hear this feedback, so I think perhaps there is something going...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
San Francisco is known for its style and sophistication. So it takes an exceptional hotel to stand out. With its sleek urban lines, distinctive design and prime location at the intersection of three of San Francisco's best neighborhoods, it's easy to see why Kimpton Buchanan has an attraction all its own. Surrounded by the designer shops, local boutiques, foodie-fave restaurants and live music venues, Kimpton Buchanan also puts you minutes from other top attractions like Union Square and Golden Gate Park. Pair it all with our spacious, artfully imagined accommodations and yes-we-can staff, and you have the makings of the ultimate San Francisco stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kimpton Buchanan

Address: 1800 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94115-3220 (Formerly The Buchanan)
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $275 - $496 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kimpton Buchanan 3.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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Also Known As:
Best Western Tomo
Best Western San Francisco
San Francisco Best Western
Best Western Hotel Tomo
Hotel Style:
#11 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#80 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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“Some of the rooms have balconies which was really nice, but know that you cannot sit on the balcony.”
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