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    Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden Gateway

    1500 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109-4606
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good48%
    • Average23%
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    “van ness” (134 reviews)
    “cable car” (238 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Stayed here for a week. Rooms were quite small but ok if staying a short period of time. I was on the 20th floor, beside the elevator, but didn't hear this very often, probably due to being high up. If your looking to walk places,...More

    Thank Carl H
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Location, location, location. Great for getting around the city. We had never been to San Fransisco before, but found getting around on the nearby cable car along California and on the buses from the nearby stops made seeing the whole city really easy. The cable...More

    2  Thank ClaireandJohn2013
    Response from David K, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 6 days ago

    I am very happy to hear you all enjoyed your visit to San Francisco! Having the California Cable Car line is a great benefit and makes it easy to get around. It definitely is worth walking along Polk St. to look for a spot to...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    It's a typical Holiday Inn. The location makes it interesting. Rooms are clean, the bedding is comfortable ; no complaints there. I didn't try the breakfast, it wasn't included in my booking and the price they charge is a good bit higher than the excellent...More

    Thank Lemca13090
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We were fortunate to get a room on the 21st floor, looking north towards the Bay Area and enjoyed panoramic views of the city and onwards to the Bay, from this 26 floor hotel. 50% of the rooms have this view and the higher floor...More

    Thank brist0lcelt
    Response from David K, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 2 days ago

    I am glad to hear you enjoyed the view of San Francisco from the comfort of your room! I do apologize for your experience in our restaurant, but I am happy to know that it was resolved.

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I arrived way too early to check in, but I got a really friendly welcome and an hour later, early access to my room. Unlike most Holiday Inns, the bellmen were standing at attention and ready to hop- to. Room 2322, with a nice view...More

    Thank MunichEricJ
    Response from David K, Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco Golden GatewayResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you so much for your feedback! I am happy to hear that we were able to accommodate you with an early check in and that our staff was helpful during your stay. I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back!

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Tennis Court
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    • Price range
    • US$140 - US$573 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #77 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 499
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    • Nob Hill
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    Shirley S
    24 September 2017|
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    Response from Lemca13090 | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunately no. They have their own parking and you need to pay
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    Response from BPAwifed | Reviewed this property |
    They held our luggage while we went for breakfast, as we had a later flight, so I'm sure they could hold it before check in too.
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    Response from FlyTiger | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there are several rental locations in about a mIle radius. I rented from enterprise and they came and picked me up and dropped me off. I could have walked, however it would have been about a mile each way.
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    "Definitely request a higher floor, for vies and more peace."
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    "Rooms on 6F have direct access to the pool area, and the higher the room, the less the noise."
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    "City hotel so the higher the better."
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