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    Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

    1500 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109-4606
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good48%
    • Average23%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    “van ness” (129 reviews)
    “cable car” (271 reviews)
    “polk st” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 4 July 2014

    Our hearts sank when we saw it - a featureless block on Van Ness. But it was better inside than we expected. The lobby is nothing much, but our room was very comfortable & spacious. The beds were comfortable and we had (subtly marked) both...More

    1  Thank Andy F
    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 4 July 2014

    We appreciate your visit. The cable car does make it easy to get around. It sounds like you stayed with just before our new lobby and restaurant opened. It’s a site to behold and a great social setting for meeting friends. Thank you for your...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2014

    This hotel has a really great location. We had no difficulty getting to trams and major sites around San Francisco while staying here. The one downside was that our room was supposed to be non smoking but definitely had a smokey smell. We think it...More

    Thank Becs_9
    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 4 July 2014

    I agree that a hotel that is priced right and centrally located is a good choice indeed. Thank you for considering a return visit. Our hotel is 100% non-smoking. If you ever come across a situation like that again, please let us know as soon...More

    Reviewed 1 July 2014

    I stayed in this hotel recently and was pleasantly surprised as the rooms were nicer than when I had stayed here a few years ago. I was in room 1204, which despite being close to the elevators, was not noisy. The room was large with...More

    3  Thank itspat1234
    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 4 July 2014

    It was great to hear that you enjoyed so many of the hotel’s features, from room amenities to laundry. We prefer our location since it’s close to so many of the city’s attractions without being surrounded by the hustle and bustle. You’ll also enjoy the...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2014

    I've stayed at this hotel a number of times over the years and, for the most part, enjoyed the stay. The hotel is currently updating some areas and dining and the bar have been moved to a function room that lacks any personality. That said...More

    Thank Balcony_Life
    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 4 July 2014

    We look forward to welcoming you back. The main refurbishments are done. We’re simply adding a gift shop in the second lobby area. The new restaurant is open with a fantastic selection of beer, wine, and a new menu. You might be particularly interested in...More

    Reviewed 27 June 2014

    We stayed here for three nights in mid June because frankly, it was cheaper to stay here than stay in the city proper. Being elderly and travelling without a car, public transport access was important so we were pleased to find a cable car stop...More

    Thank OnceBittenMelbourne
    Response from Ru P, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 4 July 2014

    We try hard to make the product and service a value to our customers. Thank you for your business and patience. You clearly understand that not all problems can be foreseen, but that a prompt and courteous response is important. You’re welcome back anytime.

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$194 - US$463 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #77 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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    • Number of rooms
    • 499
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    14 June 2017|
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    Response from FlyTiger | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there are several rental locations in about a mIle radius. I rented from enterprise and they came and picked me up and dropped me off. I could have walked, however it would have been about a mile each way.
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    Response from Tom S | Reviewed this property |
    No Target or Walmart that I saw. However, Whole Foods is just 1/2 block "up" California Street. It's a wonderful store if you need to stop up on snacks for your trip. CVS and Trader Joe's are approximately 2 blocks the... More
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