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84 out of 100

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Kensington Park Hotel

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8.2

Good (3,557 ratings)

San Francisco, United States - 

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Nearby Union Square

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840 m San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

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1.05 km Moscone Convention Center

Hotel Overview

Kensington Park Hotel in San Francisco is a well-regarded accommodation choice among visitors, according to user reviews. Guests appreciate its blend of historical charm and modern amenities, offering a unique stay experience in the heart of the city. However, there are also aspects of the hotel that some guests feel could be improved. Below are lists of good and bad things mentioned by guests.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Prime Location: Situated at the heart of San Francisco, guests love the convenient access to major attractions and dining options.
  2. Charming Decor: The hotel’s unique blend of historic elegance and contemporary style is frequently praised.
  3. Friendly Staff: Many reviews highlight the warmth and helpfulness of the hotel staff, making guests feel at home.
  4. Clean Rooms: Cleanliness is a top priority, with many guests noting the pristine condition of the rooms upon arrival.
  5. Free Wi-Fi: Access to complimentary internet service is appreciated by guests, facilitating both work and leisure online activities.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noisy Environments: Some guests find the noise from the streets and neighboring rooms to be a disturbance during their stay.
  2. Outdated Facilities: Although charming, certain parts of the hotel are seen as needing renovation or updates to match modern standards.
  3. Limited On-site Amenities: The hotel’s range of amenities is considered limited by some, impacting the overall value for money.
  4. Room Size: A few guests have commented that the rooms, especially the bathrooms, can feel cramped.
  5. Parking Issues: The lack of on-site parking and the high cost of nearby parking options have been inconveniences for guests traveling with cars.

Amenities

Parking available

Parking available

Free WiFi

Restaurant

Bar

Laundry

Laundry

Business services

Business services

24/7 front desk

24/7 front desk

A bar/lounge

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RateScore

Total 3,557 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.6

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8.3

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8.4

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4.0/5

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agoda

27 Reviews

8.6 / 10

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booking

1,099 Reviews

8.3 / 10

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expedia

1,002 Reviews

8.4 / 10

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tripadvisor

1,429 Reviews

4.0 / 5

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 94

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Number of floors 12

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1925

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

13

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120

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51

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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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Union Square

Nearby

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

840 m

Moscone Convention Center

1.05 km

Orpheum Theatre

1.05 km

Embarcadero Center

1.26 km

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Getting around

Powell St & Post St Stop

Nearby

San Francisco Station

1 km

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Airports Nearby

San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)

11.5 km

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Restaurants

Golden Gate Tap Room

140 m

Shelton Theater

140 m

Pacific Cocktail Haven

210 m

Concierge Lounge at Marriott Union Square

210 m

Clock Bar

140 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

84

Overall Safety Index

Very Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

84 out of 100

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Women safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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90

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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100

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Property safety

Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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63

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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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91

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LGBTQ safety

Very 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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100

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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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60

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 15:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

No pets, service animals welcome

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