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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time staying at Holiday Inn Civic Center. I thought the hotel itself was fine, lobby/desk area was nice, bar staff was friendly and the rooms were fine, unfortunately the area the hotel is in lacked the "San Francisco feel" and once you stepped outside, not great. I think for business travelers this hotel is fine, vacationing families may want...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in this hotel as part of an organised Western US tour. The hotel itself is fine with modern rooms and facilities including an outdoor swimming pool. The only issue we had was the area itself is not the best with a number of people sleeping on the streets around the outside of the hotel and the immediate side...

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Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found the hotel and staff to be most accommodating. Excellent location. We were concerned after reading reviews about the amount of homeless people in the area...but not once were we hassled. Easy to get down to the waterfront on the tram. Disappointed that our stay had to come to an end...but hopefully one day we will be back.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not luxury. But a solid three star hotel. Right next to Civic Center. So not the snazzy hotel area but very convenient. Comfortable furnishings. I would stay again especially since less expensive than many.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first impression of the Civic Center Plaza was that there were too many homeless people and also it felt a little insecure. However our stay at the holiday inn was pleasant. We are members so we had a free upgrade and late checkout. The room was comfortable and clean. Nice shower with reliable hot water. We had a very...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Spent 2 nights in this hotel. The reason why I chose Holiday Inn was because of IHG Rewards. My 2 stars are for: The room was clean. The bed was very comfy and I actually had good sleeps (I usually find it hard to fall asleep when staying in hotels). Check-in was hassle free. We arrived before 4pm and the...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Civic Center (San Francisco), responded to this review

Dear Mandy T, Thank you for putting in time to write about your stay at the Holiday Inn Civic Center San Francisco, CA. I regret that your stay was not totally satisfying as you had narrated. You mentioned that the service at the restaurant and that of the concierge was not as accommodating compared to when you checked in, for...

Reviewed 28 November 2016

Stayed here for 4 nights at the end of a 2 week trip. Lovely hotel for a short stay. Staff very friendly and couldn't do enough for you. Beware this hotel is a couple blocks over from one of the rough areas of San Fran so I wouldn't recommend walking about by yourself. Its a 20 min walk from Union...

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Reviewed 27 November 2016

Ok, lets get this out of the way. A lot of parts of SF are dirty/dangerous, its a crowded city, it happens. We stayed here for a concert at Bill Graham center, and the hotel is right around the corner, couldn't ask for a better location. Parking is a little expensive ($42), but it includes unlimited ins/outs, and is in...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This hotel is very conveniently located in town and near civic centre building. The most i enjoyed about this hotel is its super comfortable bed and its pillows. One of the best i have ever stayed and make me sleep well and fresh in the morning.

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Placed in a dangerous neighborhood. Room have never seen a vacuum cleaner in years... there was bird poop on it by the window... Staff was ok, but breakfast was a bit overpriced for a simple buffet... If I ever come back to San Francisco I will definitely avoid this area at all The hotel itself is also a bit pricey...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Civic Center (San Francisco), responded to this review

Dear Laura G, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your comments online. We would like to apologize you were not satisfied with the breakfast selections we offer and the cleanliness of our property fell below your expectations. We want to assure you that our hotel is very proud of its level of service, cleanliness and quality...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Civic Center Hotel is a AAA 3 Diamond, full service hotel located in the San Francisco Performing Arts and Government District. Our hotel location is just steps from City Hall, Orpheum Theater, San Francisco s Opera and Ballet, Davies Symphony Hall and Asian Art Museum. Guests at the Holiday Inn Civic Center Hotel San Francisco will enjoy our complimentary Wireless Internet access throughout the hotel, free HBO, outdoor heated pool and sundeck, fitness center, and on site laundry facilities. Drinks and dining are available at the Jubilee Restaurant/Conversations Lounge. Major Credit Cards are required at check in. Indoor parking offered for $29 per day if driving in from either the San Francisco SFO or Oakland OAK airports or if traveling through the Bay Area and exploring the California Pacific Coast by car. Antique trolley cars provide convenient transportation to nearby Union Square, Chinatown, Moscone Convention Center, Fisherman s Wharf and Pier 39 attractions. Or catch the subway to the AT&T Ballpark, home to the San Francisco Giants baseball. With our 100% customer satisfaction, we look forward to welcoming you to the Holiday Inn Civic Center Hotel. We hope to be your home away from home each and every time you visit the San Francisco Bay Area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Civic Center (San Francisco)

Address: 50 8th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Region: United States > California > San Francisco > SoMa
Price Range: $220 - $696 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Civic Center (San Francisco) 3.5*
Number of rooms: 388
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