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Clift

495 Geary St. (Taylor St.) Send to Phone
San FranciscoCA 94102
415-775-4700, 800-697-1791  | RESERVE NOW!
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Modern and Victorian come together in a San Francisco classic. Clift Hotel is one of GAYOT's 2014 | Top 10 SF Hip Hotels | Top 10 SF Romantic Hotels

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  • Singles & Doubles $329-$469, Suites $489-$1,800

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Clift Hotel Review

: Once the most traditional of San Francisco's grand hotels, this historic building was remodeled in 2001 by avant-garde designers Philippe Starck and Ian Schraeger. Instead of replacing the joint's formal character, the duo sought to revitalize its Victorian traditions while retaining its rich spirit. The result is a breathtaking blend of 21st-century technology and sophistication with charm that captures San Francisco's vibrant contradictions. Classic focal points include the bar, made from a solid piece of 2,000-year-old redwood; projections of digital art; and an oversized Louis XV chair. The Living Room, a cozy nook just off the lobby, is a popular hangout. All 373 guest rooms are generously upholstered in velvets, leathers and silks, and feature amenities such as flat screen televisions, Malin + Goetz bath products and spacious work areas. Though there's no spa, guests can book treatments in their rooms.

User Ratings & Reviews for Clift
Average rating    3
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Cool hotel, small rooms
by PSikder on Thu Jun 26, 2008 5:10 pm
 
The Clift is a cool, trendy hotel. I loved the decor and ambience of the hotel; the only reason I'm not giving it four stars is because the rooms are pretty small. Nicely done, but tiny. It was nice having an Asia de Cube off the lobby, as well as a hip bar. Overall, a great place to stay in SF.
 
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