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    Hotel des Arts

    447 Bush St., San Francisco, CA 94108
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    Overview
    • Excellent23%
    • Very good38%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 January 2007

    Hotel des Arts is in a very old building with very old carpets and a very old elevator. The rooms are "clean" but not squeaky clean (i.e. I found an old bar of dried up soap under the bathtub- how long had it been there?!)....More

    4  Thank ruthie923
    Response from robass1, hotel genral manager at Hotel des ArtsResponded 20 March 2007

    We take seriously guest comments about unfriendly service. When you stay with us, and you feel the staff has not been cooperative and friendly please do not hesitates to ask for the general manager. We are also constantly improving our accommodations and amenities. We are...More

    Reviewed 17 December 2006

    Everything horrible you've heard about this place is all TRUE! Our party of 6 had booked and received confirmed reservations 3 MONTHS before our trip in Oct for 3 rooms. After a long 20 hours flight, we arrived at the Hotel only to be informed...More

    6  Thank Rach212
    Response from robass1, Hotel General Manager at Hotel des ArtsResponded 20 March 2007

    Hotel requires a valid credit card to guarantee reservations. In the event of over booking and we need to relocate guests, the hotel provide alternative accommodation. We prepare in advance all the accommodation arrangements so those guests who need to be relocated have a smooth...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2006

    Upon arrival we encountered a very unfriendly man behind the desk and he would not change his attitude for the rest of our stay. We felt not welcome at all. We first had a room at the side of the hotel facing an alley filled...More

    4  Thank Hageman
    Response from robass1, Hotel general Manager at Hotel des ArtsResponded 20 March 2007

    Hotel des arts is located in downtown area. It is a small building only 5 stories high. It is also a very old building. Unfortunately some of our rooms are in the area where there is constant noise. To address the issue we have installed...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2006

    The rooms are rather small. While the quilt and sheets were nice, the mattress was terrible. It was very thin and gave no support! As is not uncommon in San Francisco, there was no air conditioning in this hotel. There was also no ceiling fan,...More

    5  Thank Beccakins
    Response from robass1, Hotel genral manager at Hotel des ArtsResponded 20 March 2007

    We are striving to constantly improve service and upgrade our amenities. To address issues of noise we have installed double pain windows in some of our rooms. We have also started on our bathroom remodel and we have also changed our bathroom amenities which are...More

    Reviewed 14 October 2006

    Knowing that San Francisco would be very busy in the middle of October, my wife and I booked our room here 2 months in advance. Eight days before our trip, we confirmed our reservation. The next day they called and said that they were "under...More

    5  Thank stlcurly
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$163 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 43
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    • Union Square
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