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84 out of 100

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The Herbert Hotel

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7.1

Fair (1,907 ratings)

San Francisco, United States - 

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140 m Union Square

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630 m San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

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840 m Moscone Convention Center

Hotel Overview

The Herbert Hotel is a popular accommodation choice in San Francisco, known for its prime location and unique charm. Reviews from previous guests highlight both positive and negative aspects, providing a balanced view of their stay experience.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Prime Location: Guests appreciate the hotel's central location, which provides easy access to many of the city's major attractions and public transportation options.
  2. Helpful Staff: The staff are frequently praised for being friendly and helpful, making guests feel welcome.
  3. Affordable Rates: Many guests find the hotel's rates to be reasonable, especially considering its prime location in San Francisco.
  4. Cleanliness: The cleanliness of the rooms and common areas is often highlighted as a positive aspect of the hotel.
  5. Charming Atmosphere: The hotel's unique charm and character are mentioned positively in several reviews, adding to the overall experience of the stay.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noisy Environment: A common complaint among guests is the noise levels from both within the hotel and the surrounding area, which can affect the quality of sleep.
  2. Small Room Sizes: Many guests mention that the room sizes are smaller than expected, which can be a downside for those with a lot of luggage or preferring more spacious accommodations.
  3. Limited Amenities: The hotel offers basic amenities, which may not meet the expectations of guests looking for a luxury stay or extensive onsite facilities.
  4. Outdated Decor: Some guests find the decor and furnishings to be outdated, suggesting that the hotel could benefit from a renovation.
  5. Issues with Air Conditioning: A few guests have reported issues with the air conditioning in their rooms, either not working efficiently or being too noisy.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Free WiFi

Laundry

Laundry

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

No onsite parking available

Free crib

Laundry facilities

Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

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Score icon7.1

RateScore

Total 1,907 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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6.9

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7.2

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booking

938 Reviews

6.9 / 10

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expedia

969 Reviews

7.2 / 10

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 99

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

11

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75

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62

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

140 m

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

630 m

Moscone Convention Center

840 m

Oracle Park

1 km

Pier 39

2 km

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Getting around

Powell St & O'Farrell St Stop

Nearby

San Francisco Station

1 km

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Airports Nearby

San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)

9 km

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Restaurants

The Cheesecake Factory

140 m

Burger King

140 m

King Of Thai Noodle

Nearby

Caffé Central

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John's Grill

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 11:00

Children welcome

No pets, service animals welcome

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