Herbert Hotel - San Francisco

161 Powell Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102  show map
 2 stars
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Herbert Hotel - San Francisco

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

Verified Reviews:

  • Room had new linens - I wouldn't mind staying there again - Location is great, right next to union square
  • Free internet - Room was dirty - The rooms were very clean with extremely comfortable beds - Bed was very comfortable
  • No pool - Price was very reasonable - Shops and restaurants were within walking distance
  • Bathroom (washbasin, taps...) looked brand new - There is no fridge - Room was quite large, very clean
  • Staff was very welcoming - Right at the center of union square - Beds were comfortable - Shower was alright

Overview

Herbert Hotel provides 35 rooms with a spectacular view of the city. The classic hotel serves as an example of international architecture in San Francisco.

The property is located in Union Square district, 1.6km from San Francisco Railway Museum, New Conservatory Theatre Center and Little Italy. Just 2km from the center of San Francisco known for Warfield Theater, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and American Conservatory Theater.

Guests will find themselves within 5-minute walk from Market St & 4th St train station. 20 minutes' drive from Oakland International airport.

Rooms

Among other there are a telephone, a dressing area, heating, coffee/tea makers and ironing facilities in Herbert Hotel rooms. All contemporary guestrooms have carpet floor and modern furniture.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. Mexican dishes are served in the grill restaurant.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Guests at Herbert Hotel can take advantage of a lift and a luggage storage and such services as ironing service, 24-hour reception and laundry.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   35.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

161 Powell Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

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City Center
  • San Francisco
    1.7km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    1.6km
  • F Market Street Car
    1.6km
Underground stations
  • BART - Powell St. Station
    300 m
  • BART - Montgomery St. Station
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Kuleto's (cuisine: Italian, Californian)
    30 m
  • The Cheesecake Factory (cuisine: Dessert, International, Eclectic)
    150 m
Parks
  • Yerba Buena Gardens
    610 m
Beaches
  • North Beach
    1.3km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    35

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Queen Size bed
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        How to reach hotel

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

        161 Powell Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

        Get directions
        City Center
        • San Francisco
          1.7km
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
          1.6km
        • F Market Street Car
          1.6km
        Underground stations
        • BART - Powell St. Station
          300 m
        • BART - Montgomery St. Station
          600 m
        • Bus stop
          100 m
        Restaurants
        • Kuleto's (cuisine: Italian, Californian)
          30 m
        • The Cheesecake Factory (cuisine: Dessert, International, Eclectic)
          150 m
        Parks
        • Yerba Buena Gardens
          610 m
        Beaches
        • North Beach
          1.3km
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          35

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        What's nearby

        Shopping areas

        • Union square - 100 m
        • Stockton Street - 100 m
        • Westfield San Francisco Centre - 200 m
        • Metreon - 300 m

        Amusement

        • Ruby Skye - 200 m
        • Metreon A Sony Entertainment - 400 m

        Museums

        • California Poets in the School - 100 m
        • Silent Film Festival - 100 m
        • Non Profit Finance Fund - 200 m
        • Folk Art Intl Foundation - 200 m
        • Jewish Museum San Francisco - 200 m
        • San Francisco Performances Inc - 300 m
        • Noontime Concerts - 400 m
        • California Assembly of Local - 400 m

        Halls

        • Renaissance Ballroom - 200 m
        • P S 449 Performance Studios - 200 m

        Universities, Institutes

        • Accent Study Abroad - 100 m
        • Brandon College - 100 m
        • Fashion Institute of Design - 100 m
        • Cal Dream Svc - 100 m
        • Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts - 200 m
        • Jean Shelton Acting School - 300 m
        • Great Western University - 300 m
        • Trinity College - 300 m
        • University of Judaism - 400 m
        • Saint Patrick's Catholic Church - 400 m

        Theaters

        • Geary Theatre - 200 m
        • Curran Theatre - 200 m
        • American Conservatory Theater - 300 m

        Underground stations

        • BART - Powell St. Station - 200 m

        Local Attractions

        • San Francisco Railway Museum - 1.5km
          77 Steuart Street, San Francisco
        • St. Mary's Cathedral - 1.5km
          1111 Gough Street at Geary Street, San Francisco
        • Nob Hill - 1.6km
          San Francisco, CA 94109
        • Market Street Railway Museum - 1.5km
          77 Steuart Street, San Francisco
        • Little Italy - 1.5km
          San Francisco, CA

        Near the hotelNear the hotel

        • Glide Memorial United Methodist Church - 340 m
          330 Ellis Street, San Francisco
        • Metreon Sony Entertainment Center - 400 m
          101 Fourth Street, San Francisco
        • California Historical Society - 460 m
          678 Mission Street, San Francisco
        • Museum of the African Diaspora - 580 m
          685 Mission Street, San Francisco
        • Museum of Craft and Folk Art - 350 m
          51 Yerba Buena Lane, San Francisco
        • Contemporary Jewish Museum - 420 m
          736 Mission Street (between Third and Fourth streets), San Francisco
        • International Art Museum of America - 560 m
          1025 Market Street, San Francisco

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Kuleto's - 30 m

          Address: 221 Powell St
          Phone: (415) 397-7720

          73% likes this, based on 404 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian, Californian
          Price Range: GBP 22 - GBP 45

        • Johnny Foley's - 50 m

          Address: 243 O'Farrell St
          Phone: 415-954-0777

          62% likes this, based on 302 reviews
          Cuisine: American, Pub, Irish
          Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 24

        • chipotle - 20 m

          Address: 232 o farrell

          80% likes this, based on 41 reviews
          Cuisine: Mexican

        • The Cheesecake Factory - 150 m

          Address: 251 Geary St, Macy's 8th Fl
          Phone: (415) 391-4444

          62% likes this, based on 913 reviews
          Cuisine: Dessert, International, Eclectic
          Price Range: GBP 17 - GBP 24

        • John's Grill - 110 m

          Address: 63 Ellis St
          Phone: 415-986-0069

          53% likes this, based on 558 reviews
          Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood
          Price Range: GBP 22 - GBP 30

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          35
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        Herbert Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Herbert Hotel

        Average guest rating

        6.8out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 513 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        7.0
        Service
        10.0
        Rooms
        9.0
        Value
        10.0

        Individual guest reviews

        • Couple
          7.8

          Ultimate location next to Union Square and Powell Street cable car turntable. Fair price. Very clean rooms. Good size rooms. Reception open 24 hours a day. Kind and helpful overnight staff at the reception (African American).

          Daytime staff at the reception (Caucasian) rude and uninterested, again. Bed and pillows could be more comfortable.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          good location, very near Union Square and Powell Cable car line

          room are quite small, refurbish recently (but not totally well done)

        • Couple
          7.0

          Good location for shopping

          Hotel satff is not freindly. they do not introduce hotel facilities at all.

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          The location was great. The room were basic but okay.

          Price was too expensive for what you get. The original room i stayed in was horrible. The room was located under the restaurants ventalation system or something so it was very loud. The staff was not able to switch us right away but insisted that the noice would shut of at 9:30pm and start only after 9am. This was not true because 8am on a saturday the noise began. After insisting that this was not acceptable the receptionist finally switched our room. The other room was much better. Overall i did not find that the price reflected the quality of the hotel.

        • Single
          8.2

          Central location - simple, clean, safe and functional

          No internet connection in room

        • Couple
          4.6

          The location

          for $120 you would expect a lot more than having to share a bathroom at the end of the hall. Wven worse was that the neighbouring appartment had a door into ours (which was locked). I could hear every time they went to the bathroom, washed their teeth or took a shower.

        • Older travelers
          3.8

          The fact that the hotel is on a busy strip made shopping and commuting convenient.

          The fact that only one front desk staff was visible made getting assistance very difficult. I think as paying guests, staff should be available to assist with needs, comfort, and querries.

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          The location was great. Close to Muni cable and trollies and bart. Shopping and Business were just arouond the corner

          Our room did not resemble those on the website, the floors creaked and sloped terribly - which made the beds slope. The bathroom door sqeaked terribly. There was nowhere to hang towels and there was no room service. For the price we would have liked to have at least a bar fridge. No ice machine ,no microwave and only one chair.

        • Group of friends
          8.8

          Great location (bring ear plugs thou street can be loud at night) spacious room (really) fridge, iron, tv, hair drier.

          Front desk girl (day shift) lacked any kind of social skills, rude and unhelpful. The other two were nice.

        • Single
          7.4

          The room is a nice example of modern with old american achitecture.i liked the "loft design"

        • Family with children
          5.8

          Location was good and also the family suite with three separete sooms was spacious.

          There was no air-conditioning and even it was not very hot in the city the rooms were too warm for sleeping. Windows were open during the night. As rooms were pointing to the street noise during the nighttime was terrible. So make sure you do not have windows pointing to the street...

        • Single
          7.4

          I had an issue the other night, that is people in the other flat had some sort of party, so I couldn't sleep! The hotel had no ac as well!

        • Family with children
          5.8

          Location, efficiency

          Room size, shared bathroom, noisy,small

        • Group of friends
          5.0

          Location

          Nothing good, I did not find the room I booked, I wasn't compensated , the room quality was poor, noisy, no curtains, small rooms and price was not cheap. I will never stay again.

        • Single
          5.0

          Location is great, right in the centre of the city

          The curtains on the windows were far too translucent. They hardly blocked out any light so I found it impossible to get any sleep. The pillows and bedding were also slightly damp, which made me feel that the bed was not properly aired. The fridge in the room kept buzzing throughout the night, which also made it impossible to sleep. Overall, I had almost no sleep that night. The comfort of the room was absolutely awful.

        How to reach hotel

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

        Hotel Address:

        161 Powell Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

        Get directions
        City Center
        • San Francisco
          1.7km
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
          1.6km
        • F Market Street Car
          1.6km
        Underground stations
        • BART - Powell St. Station
          300 m
        • BART - Montgomery St. Station
          600 m
        • Bus stop
          100 m
        Restaurants
        • Kuleto's (cuisine: Italian, Californian)
          30 m
        • The Cheesecake Factory (cuisine: Dessert, International, Eclectic)
          150 m
        Parks
        • Yerba Buena Gardens
          610 m
        Beaches
        • North Beach
          1.3km
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          35