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The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel

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Housed in a turn-of-the-century building in the heart of downtown San Francisco, The Marker, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, is located just steps away from the historic beauty of Union Square. Distinct among San Francisco's lifestyle hotels, the signature warmth permeates the property from the service to the design of the interiors. Surrounded by the city's top theaters, restaurants, museums and shops, the urban boutique hotel features 208 newly renovated, vibrant and stylish guestrooms. The Marker celebrates the vibrancy of the city and the dynamism of its guests through innovative programming and thoughtful service. Guests can enjoy thoughtful special amenities including unlimited PressReader access for the digital newsstand, bicycle rentals to explore the city, in-room spa services and more. The lobby living room's plush, over-sized couches and curated local activations beckon guests to stay a while and soak in the comfortable, social atmosphere while unique programs, steeped in local authenticity, connect guests to the best of the destination. In addition, guests can enjoy the hotel's new dining concept, Tratto, a spirited bar-driven restaurant serving rustic Italian fare with modern sensibilities and casual, communal-style dining.
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Grade: 100 out of 100
307Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
102Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army in the Civil War, this grand square has become the city's premier shopping and entertainment district containing the largest number of upscale department stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in the city. It's a large open area where tourists and locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by, enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.
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My sisters & I booked the marker on Hotwire for a Friday night stay in San Francisco and we were pleasantly surprised with how nice the hotel is. The location is good for easy access to sightseeing, restaurants, shopping, and bars. The hotel was very clean and had great customer
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The location was ok. The room was ok. The restaurant was ok. Everything was just ok for the price. Am I chomping at the bit to stay there again? No. If I had to, though, it would be ok. The rooms were a bit dated and the bathroom was a bit of a disappointment, but nothing was
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A lot of the review will be based on the fact that my company paid $700 a night for this room ($578 plus tons of taxes). I realize it’s San Francisco- I’ve been here several times- but still. I think the perspective is important when rating a hotel. Pros: -Free water, coffee
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We stayed at this hotel prior to our cruise. Beautiful decor,friendly and helpful staff, great location. The restaurant was good but advisable to book in advance as we couldn't get a table by turning up on the night. Free breakfast drinks and best of all.. free happy hour wine
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Responded 1 week ago
Hello Jillyp63, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for your candid feedback. I am truly delighted to hear that you had a fabulous stay with us and greatly appreciate the 5 STAR rating. It is nice to hear that our staff were efficient and helpful and you loved our location. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Please let me know if I can be of any further assistance to you. Warm regards, Salma Nisha Director of Front Office
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We have been staying at the Marker for many years and it has always felt like a "home away from home"! The property is beautifully located and the building breaths the feel of San Francisco. However, it is the staff and their attention to detail, their friendliness and their
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Response from Seaside47127588184, Front Office Manager at The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Hello LRA45, Greetings from The Marker Hotel in San Francisco! I hope you had an enjoyable trip back home. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to fill out our survey. We appreciate your loyalty. I read every survey that comes in and share them with the entire team; it's our way of knowing how we are presenting ourselves to our guests. Our Marker team takes great pride in their work and ensuring that all of our guests are well taken care of during their stay. I am very pleased to hear that you had a great visit to San Francisco. It always makes us proud knowing we were a part of wonderful travel experiences like yours. Greatly appreciate the 5 STAR rating and I look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Warm regards, Salma Nisha Director of Front Office
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Do the windows open all the way, or just a few inches?
The windows opened just a small amount.
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Fireworks and San Francisco are a tricky subject. The issue is the Fog. You can plan for the best and be at the mercy of the elements. Best to wait to the actual night and if it is clear there are many options the front desk can offer. I have tried to go to great spots like Top of The Mark and Twin Peaks and I have gone to Chrissy Field and had success and mishaps. Sometimes you just cant win. Hang in there and be spontaneous. A quick uber can get you to a better vantage point depending on weather. Best of luck
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I, personally, am not a biker but I wouldn't consider the city safe for bike-riding! Too much crazy traffic!
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Do you have shuttle service available to pick us up from the airport?
I also didn't see a shuttle, but I took the BART in since there is a station stop right nearby. UBER is another option.
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"The inner courtyard rooms are very quiet."
"High rooms are quiet"
"Our room 231 was huge with lovely big free standing bath tub at end of the corridor so nice and quiet"
"quite at the back, but with a bad view"
"High floor, facing away from main street"
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PRICE RANGE
US$190 - US$666 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
kimpton san franciscohotel monaco san francisco
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Hotel Monaco San Francisco - a Kimpton Hotel
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaSan FranciscoDowntown San FranciscoTenderloinDowntownTheater DistrictUnion SquareLower Nob Hill
NUMBER OF ROOMS
208
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