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    The Kensington Park Hotel

    450 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    +1 866-937-8099
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Stayed 4 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our time. The Kensington is ideally located for tram, bus routes, and the BART (Powell Street) if coming in from the airport, and major shopping areas with Macy's on Union Square. There a number of diners nearby for breakfast...More

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    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    Stayed 2 nights with out of town guests for the long MLK weekend. Amazing location. Beautiful grounds. I was concerned the rooms would be small and dated based on previous reviews here, but no. Considering the location the room was not tiny. It had just...More

    5  Thank GLG_Traveled_Here
    Response from Fernando M, Front Office Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 2 February 2017

    Thank you very much for your kind feedback on your stay. The staff at Kensington Park thrives to offer the best service we can possibly deliver to our guest and comments such as yours motivates us even more. I will pass on your nice comments...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The hotel is conveniently located in downtown San Francisco. The Room is nice and homy. The Front Desk are so helpful and friendly especially Vincent. He helped us with our extension of no longer to change room. That was a relief to not transfer our...More

    Thank 8glen
    Response from Sue L, Assistant General Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear 8gien, Thank you for taking your time to share your comments with us on tripadvisor and gave us a 5 stars ranking. I will share your kind words with both Vincent and Joshua and I am sure they will be thrilled to hear it....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A really nice place to stay, however in past years the rooms had a wonderful Old World feel in the furnishings which is no longer there. Also, the room was very poorly lit. We had to request an additional lamp for the bedside. It came...More

    Thank samanthasem
    Response from Sue L, Assistant General Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear samanthasem, Thank you for taking your time to share your comments with us on tripadvisor. I am sorry to hear about the lighting in your room and I would bring it up to my engineer department to see if we better improve that, however,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    From the moment our taxi pulled up to this hotel we were greeted by friendly concierge Mario who assisted with our luggage. Check in was easy and the room was lovely. We spent two nights here and would stay again. Hotel is right near the...More

    Thank oliviadedekind
    Response from Sue L, Assistant General Manager at The Kensington Park HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear oliviadedekind, Thank you for taking your time to share your comments and give us a 5 stars! I will share your kind word with Mario and he would be thrill to hear it. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and have...More

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    Response from patandstu | Reviewed this property |
    We took a cab from the airport to Hotel, then they have a Town Car from Hotel to Airport which the porter arranged, I think it was $50 for 4 of us the cab was about $70
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    Response from DavidnJulia | Reviewed this property |
    Lots of restaurants in walking distance and mini marts for snacks and drinks. April in San Francisco tends to be chilly. You’ll need a jacket but not AC.
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    Response from David I | Property representative |
    Parking is Valet only at the hotel. Prices are $55 or $65 per 24 hour period depending on the size of your vehicle. Parking with the hotel does offer unlimited in and out per 24 hour period. There are numerous parking... More
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    "We had a deluxe king room which was spacious enough and very comfortable."
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    "Ask for room 54, it is quiet and over looks union square"
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    "All rooms seem to be good."
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