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The Opal San Francisco

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  • Excellent14%
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  • Average26%
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Reviewed 10 November 2012

The Opal is like many of San Francisco's small hotels. An older building with refurbished rooms, pleasant, helpful staff; and if you want to be on or near Van Ness Avenue, an excellent location. But their room rates vary with the market. If you come...More

Thank PJH16
Reviewed 6 November 2012

When I saw the rates for this hotel I was a bit nervous of what it would offer. It was wonderful and one of the best prices in the downtown area. The location is perfect and close to China town, Japan town, and the wharf....More

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Reviewed 5 November 2012

The opal is in an interesting neighborhood of SF and it is fairly easy walk to Moscone Center. The staff here is super. I had several issues during my stay with my luggage and arranged transportation (none of them issues with the hotel), and the...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 5 November 2012

We really enjoyed our stay at the Opal on Van Ness in downtown San Francisco this weekend. The hotel is clean, convenient and affordable. All of the staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. We loved the location and convenience. Free breakfast in the morning was...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 2 November 2012

Great hotel in a very convenient location, with easy access to public transportation. The staff is friendly, but not the most helpful or speediest to remedy problems. We had no major issues staying there, but I overheard many guests having issues (with reservations, noise, etc.)....More

Thank Anna S
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$156 - US$519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$156 - US$519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitty F
18 October 2017|
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Response from Magda K | Reviewed this property |
Year ago there was nothing of those items. Only bed, wardrobe and sink.
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Ellibelli55
13 January 2017|
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Response from rmathey | Property representative |
There is a bus line that goes down to Fisherman's Wharf which is near the cruise piers. It is about a 15 min bus ride (depending on traffic) and costs $2.50/person.
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Deggies1
14 December 2016|
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Response from rmathey | Property representative |
Rosa: The parking on our property is $41 plus tax per night, which comes out to $46.74. Thank you, Roger Mathey Asst General Manager Opal Hotel
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"I went high to keep noise down in a city location."
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"Talk to Roger or Claudia at the front desk- they are very knowledgeable~ the higher floors have started..."
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"Seems at time of writing the 5th floor is already renovated the others currently under renovation."
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"Ask for a room with an exterior view"
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