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Hotel Vertigo

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paris, france
Reviewed 7 November 2011

This hotel was perfectly adequate for the price I paid in expensive San Francisco. I had to make a last minute trip for an appointment at the French consulate an this hotel was priced right (139 dollars a night on Priceline) and nearby where I needed to go. It is located in the area where Nob Hill meets the Tenderloin...

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Reviewed 4 November 2011

Really lovely hotel with great room and really nice modern bathroom with large walk in shower. Room was great, with TV and iPod/radio alarm. Nicely decorated and something a bit different. Location is just a short walk from Union Square and the trams, buses and BART (subway). Would definatly stay here again.

Thank Simon81W
Reviewed 3 November 2011

My sister and i stayed for one night (26th) at the Vertigo, and were sad that we had planned to leave SF so early. Beautiful lobby and halls, elevator is clean and fine if a bit slow (old building-- no big deal, no surprise), good wifi, room was gorgeous- we were in 701 with a great view. Our biggest impression...

Thank km59257
Reviewed 3 November 2011

Sometimes you look at the map and your heart sinks because you wonder if your hotel is a little out of the action. The truth is, the Vertigo does look like that on a map, but SF is small enough that you can walk to the action but sleep in the city but without the noise. We even had the...

1Thank BossHanson
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 2 November 2011

Having decided to visit San Francisco, I started to realise how expensive and difficult it is to find a nice, affordable, convenient hotel. I think this was the closest I could find. I was very satisfied with the location being just a few blocks from Union Square, where there are many shops and a tourist office. It is also just...

1Thank wheretogowhattosee
Reviewed 31 October 2011

As an Alfred Hitchcock fan, it was pretty fun to stay in Hotel Vertigo. The lobby loops the movie, Vertigo, on flat screens and posters from the film are found throughout the building. The rooms have seemingly brand new furniture and the bathrooms are very nice -- cool, chic, modern vibe to the whole place. The staff was very helpful...

Thank theoryofthirds
New York City, New York
Reviewed 26 October 2011

The best way to sum up my stay at Hotel Vertigo, is I have stayed at hostels in Europe that were much nicer with more amenities, but half the price. To charge $200.00 per night for a room with no air conditioning is outrageous. It does not state anywhere on the website that all the rooms come equipped only with...

3Thank stanmes99
Reviewed 25 October 2011

Overall for the price this hotel is acceptable. It's clean, affordable and everyone was really nice and helpful and cheerful. The hotel is unique, unlike any other I have stayed in. IT is an older building. The location is pretty good. If you plan on walking down to Market Street on Polk be aware that it is not the best...

Thank buchanan913
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2011

Large rooms with big bathroom and great shower - large comfy bed too. Pretty good location - great value for the rate we got. Would go back!

1Thank heihil
Lancashire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2011

The hotel staff was very friendly. Our room was spacious, clean and had a great big bed :) The hotel was only a short walk from Westfield shopping mall as well as other popular shops. We hadnt worked out where to get the trams from and which one to get when going to get the boat over to Alcatraz so...

Thank SammyE144

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Vertigo is a 102-room boutique hotel that is renowned for its simplicity and admired for its unique character. Recently renovated, this non-smoking hotel playfully feeds off the Hitchcock's classic movie, "Vertigo." With rich wood furnishings highlighted with cream and orange accents, it is well suited for vacationers, families, and business travellers alike.Situated in the lower Nob Hill pocket of downtown San Francisco, the convenient location provides easy access to many of the city's top attractions and destinations. Just steps away from Cable Cars, Union Square and the major shopping and theater districts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Vertigo

Address: 940 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109-6025 (Formerly York Hotel)
Region: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range: $227 - $471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Vertigo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
Vertigo Hotel San Francisco
York Hotel San Francisco
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#59 Green Hotel in San Francisco
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“Street side was not noisy, side of building less light, but who stays in their room?”
 of 5 bubbles IrisheyesinAmerica, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles tm153, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“311 was a good room which faced the inner courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles Colin1967_11, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get to know your staff, they're people too!”
 of 5 bubbles 550bridgetc, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“high floor street side”
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