Clift Hotel - San Francisco

495 Geary Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102  show map
 4 stars
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Clift Hotel - San Francisco

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 58 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Editorial review:

This absolutely elegant boutique hotel in Union Square has a gorgeous and impressive lobby, great dining, and lively nightlife at the amazing bar Redwood Room. It can be too noisy for those who aren't interested in partying all night, though. Critics felt that the rooms were too small, as well.

Verified Reviews:

  • Staff is very friendly - Internet in room is $10.00 per day - There is a parking lot 30 yards away
  • Walls are paper thin - Breakfast quality was good - Free well equiped gym - Bar is very crowded
  • Lobby and bar are cool - Bathroom was super tiny - Decor was beautiful, silks and soft colors
  • Room was clean and very posh - Beds have silky sheets - Front desk service was not very friendly
  • Rooms were decent - Hotel is great for union square - Staff were very helpful - Bed was nice and comfy

Overview

Clift is a 16-story hotel in a market area of San Francisco at a close proximity to AT&T Park, Lombard Street and Pioneer's Monument offering comfortable rooms with a panoramic view over the city. The deluxe hotel is a good example of Italian architecture in San Francisco.

The hotel is notable for its ideal location in the center of San Francisco, close to BART - Civic Center subway station. The property is located within a 20-minute walk to the center of San Francisco.

Shoppers will appreciate shops and boutiques at a short distance from the hotel.

Cal4th & King Street train station is nearby. Oakland International airport lies within about 20 minutes' drive.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of one-bedroom king suite, private one-bedroom apartment and deluxe quadruple room with leather furnishing. They feature armchairs, complimentary wireless internet, a dressing room, a laptop safe and a trouser press. The rooms are decorated in standard design and equipped with a fridge and coffee/tea makers as well as en suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Guests can try refreshing drinks in the in-house bar. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, La Scene Cafe and Bar and Marrakech Moroccan Restaurant are about 50 meters from the property.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable.  You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs USD 30 per person per night.  A american breakfast is served at the price of USD 40 per person per night. 

Services

A luggage storage, currency exchange and a safety deposit box for general use and computer rental, a business centre and a conference room for work can be found on-site.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with cots and a mini club. For active guests a fitness center and a gym are provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 58 per day.

Number of floors:   16.  Number of rooms:   372.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Paid mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Mirror
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub shower combination
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • DVD player
  • Voice mail
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Clift Hotel - San Francisco San Francisco location
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Hotel Address:

495 Geary Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

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City Center
  • San Francisco
    1.6 km
Airports
  • Oakland International Airport (OAK)
    18.3 km
  • San Francisco International (SFO)
    18.8 km
Train Stations
  • F Market Street Car
    1.8 km
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    1.8 km
Underground stations
  • BART - Powell St. Station
    500 m
  • BART - Civic Center Station
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Colibri Mexican Bistro (cuisine: Mexican)
    60 m
  • Velvet Room at Cliff Hotel (cuisine: Californian)
    10 m
Beaches
  • North Beach
    1.3 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    16
  • Number of rooms:
    372

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double beds or Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 29 m²
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    Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 24 m²
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        One-Bedroom King Suite
        Bed type: King-size bed
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          Bed type: King-size bed
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          Bed type: King-size bed or Queen-size bed
          Size: 44 m²
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            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 1 Single bed or Double bed
            Size: 67 m²
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                Deluxe Room
                Bed type: King-size bed
                Size: 39 m²
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                  Deluxe Triple Room
                  Bed type: Double beds
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                  Deluxe Room
                  Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 1 Single bed or Double bed
                  Size: 86 m²
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                    Deluxe Quadruple Room
                    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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                    Private One-Bedroom Apartment
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                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Clift Hotel - San Francisco San Francisco location
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                      Hotel Address:

                      495 Geary Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • San Francisco
                        1.6 km
                      Airports
                      • Oakland International Airport (OAK)
                        18.3 km
                      • San Francisco International (SFO)
                        18.8 km
                      Train Stations
                      • F Market Street Car
                        1.8 km
                      • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
                        1.8 km
                      Underground stations
                      • BART - Powell St. Station
                        500 m
                      • BART - Civic Center Station
                        900 m
                      • Bus stop
                        100 m
                      Restaurants
                      • Colibri Mexican Bistro (cuisine: Mexican)
                        60 m
                      • Velvet Room at Cliff Hotel (cuisine: Californian)
                        10 m
                      Beaches
                      • North Beach
                        1.3 km
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  11 am
                      • Number of floors:
                        16
                      • Number of rooms:
                        372

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                      What's nearby

                      Tourist attractions

                      • Curran Theatre - 100 m
                      • Golden Gate Theater - 400 m

                      Popular areas

                      • Nob Hill - 400 m

                      Shopping areas

                      • Union square - 300 m
                      • Westfield San Francisco Centre - 400 m
                      • Stockton Street - 400 m

                      Amusement

                      • Ruby Skye - 100 m

                      Museums

                      • California Assembly of Local - 200 m
                      • San Francisco Performances Inc - 300 m
                      • Jewish Museum San Francisco - 400 m
                      • California Poets in the School - 400 m
                      • Silent Film Festival - 400 m

                      Halls

                      • Renaissance Ballroom - 100 m
                      • Post Street Pavilion - 200 m
                      • P S 449 Performance Studios - 300 m

                      Universities, Institutes

                      • Career Resources Development - 200 m
                      • Jean Shelton Acting School - 300 m
                      • Great Western University - 300 m
                      • Cal Dream Svc - 400 m
                      • Trinity College - 400 m
                      • Brandon College - 400 m
                      • Fashion Institute of Design - 400 m
                      • Accent Study Abroad - 400 m

                      Theaters

                      • Geary Theater - 100 m
                      • Curran Theatre - 100 m
                      • Geary Theatre - 100 m
                      • Warfield Theater - 400 m

                      Underground stations

                      • BART - Powell St. Station - 400 m

                      Local attractions

                      • Washington Square - 1.6 km
                        Union Street and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco
                      • SS. Peter and Paul Church - 1.6 km
                        666 Filbert Street, San Francisco
                      • Japantown - 1.7 km
                        Post and Buchanan Streets, San Francisco
                      • Japan Center - 1.6 km
                        Bordered by Geary Boulevard and Fillmore, San Francisco
                      • Lafayette Park - 1.7 km
                        Washington, Sacramento, Gough and Laguna Streets, San Francisco

                      Near the hotel

                      • Glide Memorial United Methodist Church - 200 m
                        330 Ellis Street, San Francisco
                      • International Art Museum of America - 570 m
                        1025 Market Street, San Francisco
                      • Metreon Sony Entertainment Center - 670 m
                        101 Fourth Street, San Francisco
                      • California Historical Society - 740 m
                        678 Mission Street, San Francisco
                      • Grace Cathedral - 550 m
                        1100 California Street, San Francisco
                      • Museum of Craft and Folk Art - 630 m
                        51 Yerba Buena Lane, San Francisco
                      • Contemporary Jewish Museum - 700 m
                        736 Mission Street (between Third and Fourth streets), San Francisco

                      Restaurants nearby

                      • Colibri Mexican Bistro - 60 m

                        Address: 438 Geary St
                        Phone: 415-440-2737

                        61% likes this, based on 380 reviews
                        Cuisine: Mexican
                        Price Range: NZD 30 - NZD 42

                      • David's Delicatessen & Restaurant - 30 m

                        Address: 474 Geary Street
                        Phone: 415-276-5950

                        Price Range: NZD 13 - NZD 20

                      • Grand Cafe - 50 m

                        Address: 501 Geary St
                        Phone: (415) 292-0101

                        61% likes this, based on 224 reviews
                        Cuisine: French, Contemporary, Californian
                        Price Range: NZD 56 - NZD 110

                      • Velvet Room at Cliff Hotel - 10 m

                        Address: 495 Grary Street

                        68% likes this, based on 36 reviews
                        Cuisine: Californian

                      • La Scene Cafe and Bar - 20 m

                        Address: 490 Geary St
                        Phone: 415-292-6430

                        58% likes this, based on 40 reviews
                        Cuisine: Mediterranean, Californian
                        Price Range: NZD 4 - NZD 49

                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  11 am
                      • Number of floors:
                        16
                      • Number of rooms:
                        372
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                      • South San Francisco hotels - 13 km

                      Clift Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Clift

                      Average guest rating

                      6.6out of 10
                      Good
                      Based on 67 reviews

                      Guest reviews

                      • Single
                        9.6

                        the warm welcome of the staff as well as the location.

                      • Couple
                        10.0

                        It has the most fantastic atmosphere! Love the the big chair, I felt like a little kid

                      • Single
                        6.2

                        All in all pretty good, the lobby looked good, the bar was good fun and it was a great location

                        Slightly over priced - very small rooms.

                      • Family with children
                        7.4

                        Good: Rooms are a good size. Ceilings are tall. Water pressure and temperature excellent. Decor good.

                        Bad: Smoking leaked in from other rooms or floors. Lobby lounge area too dark. Bar closed during the day!

                      • Group of friends
                        5.8

                        Good location, bar was nice.

                        Bathroom was very small, old and not so clean. Noisy from outside hall way.

                      • Couple
                        9.2

                        location

                        Did not honor my request to be on higher floor. Was given a room on the 3rd floor and could hear the noise from the street.

                      • Couple
                        10.0

                        shower was amazing

                        front hallway was a little dim. bathroom light switch on opposite side of bathroom door was poor design.

                      • Single
                        10.0

                        Price we were offered for city center hotel,helpful staff and comfort

                      • Couple
                        8.2

                        Trendy Hotel with a great lounge and night life. Good for vacation (not for business maybe)

                        Needs a good Spa and Restaurant

                      • Single
                        7.0

                        The location

                        2 glasses of champagne was $40 what a rip off!

                      • Older travelers
                        9.2

                        The location of the hotel was amazing. YOu were walking distance to great shopping and several of the sites. In addition, the entire staff was extremely helpful with directions and advise on places to see. We loved it!

                      • Single
                        7.4

                        room was small, and not enough electrical outlets

                      • Group of friends
                        8.2

                        Loved the eclectic furniture. Beds super comfy and beautiful crisp bed linen. Good bar. Nice doormen and appreciated the use of the hotel cars.

                        Only the dull lighting in the public areas.

                      • Older travelers
                        8.8

                        the atmosphere/style of hotel; staff (particularly doormen); location; price was reasonable

                        charged 15 a day for internet - this is unusual (build into price if you have to); being charged for local calls

                      • Couple
                        6.2

                        We over paid for a room that offered a city view when in reality it was a view of a concrete wall. Also for a hotel that is considered luxurious, the room was cheaply done and very understated. I have stayed at two other Morgans Group Hotels before and had an amazing experience. This hotel under exceeded its reputation, especially with our room stay.

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Clift Hotel - San Francisco San Francisco location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      495 Geary Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • San Francisco
                        1.6 km
                      Airports
                      • Oakland International Airport (OAK)
                        18.3 km
                      • San Francisco International (SFO)
                        18.8 km
                      Train Stations
                      • F Market Street Car
                        1.8 km
                      • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
                        1.8 km
                      Underground stations
                      • BART - Powell St. Station
                        500 m
                      • BART - Civic Center Station
                        900 m
                      • Bus stop
                        100 m
                      Restaurants
                      • Colibri Mexican Bistro (cuisine: Mexican)
                        60 m
                      • Velvet Room at Cliff Hotel (cuisine: Californian)
                        10 m
                      Beaches
                      • North Beach
                        1.3 km
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  11 am
                      • Number of floors:
                        16
                      • Number of rooms:
                        372