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242 Powell Street, Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94102, United States of America – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.3/10! (score from 490 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at Hotel Stratford.
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Hotel Stratford's staff speaks: Spanish, English
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Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs USD 35 per day.
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 12 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
Up to two additional older children or adults are charged USD 15 per person per night when using existing beds.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
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Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
Based on 490 reviews
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This central San Francisco hotel is just a 2 minute walk from Union Square. It features an on-site restaurant and offers Victorian-style guest rooms with a minibar and cable TV.
Score from 3229 reviews Good
Named on the National Register of Historic Places, this hotel offers Victorian charm combined with modern amenities and is a short walk from area attractions, including cable car lines.
Score from 2211 reviews Good
This downtown San Francisco hotel is 1 block from Union Square and the Hallidie Plaza, which features a cable car stop. The hotel offers massage services and a tour desk.
Score from 2172 reviews Very good
This historic San Francisco hotel is along the Powell Street Cable Car line, one block from shopping at Union Square. It features contemporary rooms with free wired internet.
Score from 1321 reviews Good
May 20, 2015
Location was perfect, close access to the many things to do in San Fran.
May 15, 2015
The lift is a pain. Too slow and not adequate for size of hotel. Bed was small.
Great location and price. Love the wifi and the breakfast
May 14, 2015
Old an overpriced. Staff was very nice.
May 13, 2015
Location and location. Best place to stay in sf
May 6, 2015
Room is too small, breakfast is too simple.
Best hotel position, it is clean and easy to find foods.
May 5, 2015
May 3, 2015
Wifi was bad and room was tiny. Continental breakfast was not much.
April 30, 2015
The shower pressure was too low in my room. The quality of food on the continental breakfast needs to be improved.
The hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Union Square. Walking distance to numerous restaurant and shops.
April 17, 2015
Lifts were very slow and barely adequqte
April 7, 2015
Toilet leaking Lights and fan not working Does not have air condition
Location at Union Square Friendly staff
April 2, 2015
No air conditioning. Noisy.
March 30, 2015
Cost of parking
March 24, 2015
Bed was dirty like if they never change sheets, fan wasn't working !!! Pictures look nice then it was in person bed was super hard !
March 16, 2015
No airconditioning and slow elevator.
Great location and staff.
March 12, 2015
Noisy at night, room was next to a jazz club
March 12, 2015
The rooms were small and stuffy causing my partner to snore and keep me awake!!
The staff were really lovely, welcoming you with a smile! WIFI is good also. Fantastic location at a fraction of the price of some of the other hotels in the same area.
March 5, 2015
Loud at night due to location
Location, staff, room and breakfast! Everything
March 4, 2015
too loud at the night
friendly staff and good location
March 1, 2015
Good price for downtown SF. Older hotel but in good condition and clean. Decent breakfast.
February 28, 2015
The bed is small
close to Macy's and the Union Square. Good location for travelers
February 26, 2015
Rooms were small
February 24, 2015
Tiny room which was very hot and humid. No tea or coffee facilities in room. Shower pressure very poor. One small lift, very slow and crowded. Housekeeping was only done very late in the afternoon. Breakfast selection not good.
February 22, 2015
Strange smell in the room. Think it was chlorine
February 20, 2015
In the middle of a lot shops.
February 16, 2015
It was a very small room and it definitely had a smell as some of the other reviewers have said.
It was a fantastic location - so close to all the shops!
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