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Chancellor Hotel on Union Square

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Chancellor has a prime location in Union Square. It's an old building but it's been well maintained. The room was small but the high ceilings and large windows makes it feel big enough. The bed and linens were excellent. The bathroom was quaint and...More

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 3 nights recently whilst on business in SF. The location is excellent, just by Union Square, and a 5 minute walk from Powell subway station. The lobby of the hotel is welcoming enough, but the room I was allocated was small...More

Thank Richard P
Response from Wes_Tyler_GM, General Manager at Chancellor Hotel on Union SquareResponded 1 week ago

The following seems to contradict the "so-so hotel" part of the title: The lobby of the hotel is welcoming enough Breakfast was reasonable and there's a good gym just round the corner that is well equipped and free for hotel guests. (in the small bar...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were afforded a ninth floor room for our 4 night stay in February. We chose the Chancellor for its price point, location, and based on other reviews. It did not disappoint! Pros: - Friendly, gracious staff - Complimentary coffee, cookies, and fresh fruit -...More

Thank missmolly12003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is right on Powell Street. Plenty of dining options nearby. The rate was incredible for such a nice hotel in a great location. You can catch the cable car to Fisherman's Wharf right there. Or just take off on foot an explore the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice location, nice staff, good wifi, generally clean and comfortable. A bit pricey considering the age, but all these positive points mean it's probably still not bad value value in expensive San Francisco.

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US$189 - US$401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#9 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#9 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#10 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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#9 Green Hotel in San Francisco
#10 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
city's premier shopping and entertainment district
containing the largest number of upscale department
stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theaters in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
...More
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Maria H
December 9, 2017|
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Response from transatlanticman | Reviewed this property |
You should be able to book the train trip online and print the tickets. You can also buy the tickets at the train station too.
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floflogirl
September 28, 2017|
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Response from joyce04Wirral | Reviewed this property |
No there’s only a ceiling fan but you can leave the window open. There is a bolt stop to prevent the window opening further. You’ll love the hotel. Breakfast is definitely worth trying.
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chunyatmama
September 15, 2017|
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Response from Kiamom | Reviewed this property |
Strongly recommend you use the readily available and easily accessible public transportation rather than have a car in center city San Francisco. We were very glad we followed the advice to return the rental car upon... More
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"suite, higher floor"
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"I asked for the back, away from the road"
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"some higher floor rooms have views; near Union Square"
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