We booked the hotel for 1 night, we took taxi from airport and arrived rather wearily from a 12 hour journey. The front desk staff were helpful enough but did not really engage with us. There was also no one to help with our bags. The room was clean but lacked character. After reading the reviews we were slightly disappointed with the hotel but you live and learn. We had breakfast in the hotel and can highly recommend the pancakes and the poached eggs. Service was great in this area.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Hotel Rex was inspired by the San Francisco art and literary salons of the 1920's and 30's. Vibrant and alive, the clubby lobby surrounds guests with distinctive period furnishings, walls of antiquarian books, and an exceptional collection of exotic objects and original portraits and murals.The Hotel Rex was designed by noted San Francisco interior designers Candra Scott & Anderson.The Library Bar is where travelers meet the local arts and social scene with themed evenings such as Movie Night, Records at Rex - our bartender plays real vinyl records, Live Jazz on Friday and other days featuring Poetry readings, live coffee house type acoustic guitar performances and more. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Rex Hotel San Francisco
- Hotel Rex San Francisco
- Rex San Francisco