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Safety index

43 out of 100

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Pet-friendly

Historic

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Boutique

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The Clift Royal Sonesta San Francisco

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8.4

Good (4,706 ratings)

San Francisco, United States - 

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Nearby SHN Curran Theatre

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280 m Union Square

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490 m Grace Cathedral

Hotel Overview

The Clift Royal Sonesta San Francisco is a well-reviewed hotel that combines historic charm with modern amenities, situated in a convenient location in San Francisco. Guest reviews often highlight the hotel's stylish decor, attentive staff, and comfortable rooms, making it a popular choice for both leisure and business travelers.

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Hotel highlights

Property

Service

Location

  1. Location: Situated in the heart of San Francisco, offering easy access to local attractions and public transportation.
  2. Atmosphere: Boasts a unique blend of historical elegance and contemporary design that appeals to guests.
  3. Staff: Friendly and attentive staff, providing excellent service and helpful recommendations.
  4. Comfort: Comfortable and well-appointed rooms that ensure a restful night's sleep.
  5. Amenities: Offers a range of modern amenities, including a fitness center and meeting spaces.
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Area for improvement

Bathroom

Wi-Fi

Kitchen

  1. Price: Some guests find the hotel to be on the pricier side, especially considering additional fees.
  2. Noise: Noise from the streets or other rooms can sometimes be an issue for guests seeking a quiet stay.
  3. Room Size: A few guests have mentioned that some of the rooms can feel a bit small.
  4. Amenities: Limited dining options within the hotel can be a drawback for those who prefer a variety of on-site dining experiences.
  5. Parking: The lack of on-site parking and the cost of nearby parking solutions can be inconvenient for those traveling by car.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Pet friendly

Pet friendly

Parking available

Parking available

Free WiFi

Laundry

Laundry

Gym

Gym

Restaurant

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RateScore

Total 4,706 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.3

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8.5

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8.8

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4.1/5

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4.5/5

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agoda

388 Reviews

8.3 / 10

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booking

1,332 Reviews

8.5 / 10

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expedia

778 Reviews

8.8 / 10

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google

2,067 Reviews

4.1 / 5

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tripadvisor

141 Reviews

4.5 / 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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2,067+ People Are Talking

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Amenities

Breakfast

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Air Conditioning

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Property was mentioned 716 times

19% Negative71% Positive

Reviews based on Property

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Jonathan7 months ago

Positive: they worked with me on a late check out gorgeous property on union square Negative: high parking fee but we did not have a car on this trip!!

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Damascus Harris6 months ago
4/5Google icon

Nice boutique hotel in a rehabbed historical building. No spa 😢 . But has a decent bar and restaurant.

Hotel Quality

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 372

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Number of floors 17

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1915

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

17

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130

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45

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

SHN Curran Theatre

Nearby

Union Square

280 m

Grace Cathedral

490 m

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

910 m

Moscone Convention Center

1.12 km

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Getting around

San Francisco Station

1.5 km

Powell St & Geary Blvd Stop

280 m

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Airports Nearby

San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)

12.5 km

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Restaurants

Cityscape Bar and Restaurant

210 m

Pinecrest Diner

140 m

The Halal Guys

140 m

Cafe Mason

210 m

Black Sugar

140 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

64 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

33 out of 100

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San Francisco safety index

Safety

Crime

43

Overall Safety Index

Risky

An average rating of the six safety categories

43 out of 100

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Women safety

Risky

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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54

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Physical safety

Unsafe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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40

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Property safety

Very Unsafe

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Likelihood of theft.

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6

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Political safety

Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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69

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LGBTQ safety

Risky

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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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51

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Medical safety

Unsafe

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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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38

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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