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66 out of 100

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Hotel Zephyr San Francisco

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8.3

Good (11,485 ratings)

San Francisco, United States - 

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280 m Pier 39

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770 m Ghirardelli Square

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1.12 km Lombard Street

Hotel Overview

Hotel Zephyr San Francisco, based on user reviews, is a unique and vibrant hotel offering a distinctive San Francisco experience. Its strategic location, along with its playful, nautical-themed décor, sets it apart, making it a popular choice among travelers seeking comfort and style in the heart of the city.

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Hotel highlights

Property

Location

Service

  1. Location: Situated in the heart of San Francisco, offering easy access to popular tourist attractions and dining options.
  2. Unique Decor: Features a playful, nautical theme throughout the hotel, providing an interesting and enjoyable atmosphere.
  3. Amenities: Offers a range of amenities including outdoor spaces, game rooms, and comfortable lounging areas, enhancing the guest experience.
  4. Friendly Staff: The staff is consistently praised for their helpful and friendly demeanor, ensuring a pleasant stay for guests.
  5. Cleanliness: High standards of cleanliness throughout the hotel, contributing to a comfortable and hygienic environment.
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Area for improvement

Bathroom

Accessibility

Kitchen

  1. Noise Levels: Some guests have mentioned that noise from the surrounding areas can be a problem, affecting their sleep quality.
  2. Room Size: A few reviews have highlighted that the rooms can feel somewhat small, particularly for families or those with a lot of luggage.
  3. Price: While offering unique experiences, some guests feel that the price point is a bit high for the value received.
  4. Parking: Limited and expensive parking options have been a common complaint among guests driving to the hotel.
  5. Extra Fees: Additional fees for certain amenities and services have surprised some guests, affecting their overall satisfaction.

Amenities

Game room

Extra beds/cribs

Pet friendly

Pet friendly

Parking available

Parking available

Free WiFi

Gym

Gym

Housekeeping

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

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RateScore

Total 11,485 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.4

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8.3

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8.8

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4.2/5

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4.0/5

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agoda

220 Reviews

8.4 / 10

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booking

3,462 Reviews

8.3 / 10

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expedia

1,004 Reviews

8.8 / 10

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google

3,245 Reviews

4.2 / 5

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tripadvisor

3,554 Reviews

4.0 / 5

Reviews

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Words are aggregated from hotel reviews across the web and listed by the most mentions.

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Parking

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Family

Bar

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Property was mentioned 1162 times

17% Negative75% Positive

Reviews based on Property

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WolfPack BayArea2 months ago
2/5Google icon

First and foremost, I've lived in the bay all of my life. The San Francisco waterfront has always been my favorite adventure area. So when my agent brought up this hotel and surrounding block area I was very intrigued. Upon first glance I was impressed at the renovation from what it once was. The nautical theme was just up my alley. Not only were we here to celebrate the new year, but since my birthday was this month we decided to go all out. So like all my endeavors and adventures I paid everything in advance to cut desk time to a minimum. Usually when checking in there is a deposit to cover any damages or charges. Always prepared! So Imagine my surprise when they wanted another $180 per night for amenities and $64 per day parking on top of other local taxes and fees. This is after my travel agent has already paid all expenses including taxes. $2,200 for a three day weekend on the Wharf. They definitely won't like my attorney. Double charging? How shameful. Now the parking... good luck! We had to park in the zone marked for valet. Half the vehicles parked in the lot were extremely double parked. So we went to the desk to explain where we parked and why. The hoodrat at the front desk just kept rolling her eyes while saying okay. They'll all know who I'm talking about. The rest of the staff were awesome! So back to the building! Beautiful renovation! But... actually more like a face-lift. Walk into your room, close the door, and turn around. No it's not an optional illusion, the door is actually square. It's the floor that's uneven. After seeing this all the other flaws just jump out at you. This hotel is definitely a 21st century babe. Take away the lashes, makeup, and eye candy then all you have left is trying to sneak away before she wakes up. We did in fact have a great view. We paid deluxe charges for it. Barely had room for two double beds in the room. The game room was rather busy at all times of the day and night. Possibly due to the weather. Weather which we were quite used to so we spent all our time out and about. Nice place but next time we'll opt for something grander, closer to BART, with a hot tub and pool for the same price.

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Jenn S6 months ago
3/5Google icon

Location was perfect but if you aren’t on the 3rd or above floor u will be looking at parking lot.… but house keeping left door open after cleaning, we just happened to stop back by the room after she was finish. No hot water in bathroom sink. Says no smoking on property but our room smelled of cigarettes all the time from the bathroom vent. Rooms were small nothing great thought for the amount of money charged would have been better.

Hotel Quality

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 361

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Number of floors 4

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1969

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

17

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146

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39

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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4K online movies

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Pier 39

280 m

Ghirardelli Square

770 m

Lombard Street

1.12 km

Exploratorium

1.4 km

Alcatraz Island

500 m

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Getting around

Beach St & Mason St Stop

Nearby

San Francisco Station

3 km

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Airports Nearby

San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)

18.5 km

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Restaurants

Boudin Bakery Café Baker's Hall

210 m

Fog Harbor Fish House

280 m

IHOP

Nearby

Franciscan Crab Restaurant

280 m

Bistro Boudin

210 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

64 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

33 out of 100

Unsafe

San Francisco safety index

Safety

Crime

66

Overall Safety Index

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An average rating of the six safety categories

66 out of 100

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Women safety

Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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74

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Physical safety

Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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77

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Property safety

Unsafe

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Likelihood of theft.

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33

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Political safety

Very Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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81

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LGBTQ safety

Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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79

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Medical safety

Risky

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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50

62

Overall Crime index

High

An average rating of the crime categories

62 out of 100

Property crime severity

High

77

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Mugging or robbery  57/100

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Car theft  56/100

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Car break-ins  78/100

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Home break-ins  54/100

Violent crime severity

Moderate

59

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Physical attacks  56/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  36/100

Other crime severity

High

69

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Insult or harassment in public  65/100

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Corruption or bribery  48/100

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Drug problem  79/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.9 - $2.8

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Coffee

$3.8 - $6.9

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Beer 0.5L

$1.6 - $3.1

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$14.1 - $37.7

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$2.4 - $3.3

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$1.6 - $2.6

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$66 - $188.6

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$11.3 - $28.3

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McMeal at McDonalds

$9.4 - $14.1

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.9 - $3.8

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Public transport, monthly pass

$76.4 - $94.3

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.1 - $1.7

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$28.3 - $66

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$47.2 - $169.8

Weather In San Francisco

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Precipitation In San Francisco

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Air Quality

Moderate

PM2.58

PM1016

44

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Slight concern for sensitive groups. Most can continue outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Heavy

Potential slowdowns and congestion, expect delays during peak travel times.

House Rules

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Check in after 16:00

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Check out until 11:00

Children welcome

Pets welcome (restrictions apply)

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