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Rating System Explained

GAYOT's star rating system rates each hotel property on its décor, service, amenities and ambience. The scale ranges from one star (the basics) to five stars (pure luxury).

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San Francisco/Bay Area

Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco
Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco
The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay
The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco

The Ahwahnee Hotel
The Battery San Francisco
Bodega Bay Lodge
Cavallo Point - The Lodge at the Golden Gate
Chateau du Sureau
Fairmont Heritage Place, Ghirardelli Square
The Fairmont San Francisco
Galleria Park Hotel
Garden Court Hotel
Grand Hyatt San Francisco
Hilton San Francisco Financial District
Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Hotel Drisco
Hotel G San Francisco
Hotel Vitale
Hotel Zetta San Francisco
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco
InterContinental San Francisco

JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square
Le Meridien San Francisco
Omni San Francisco Hotel
The Palace Hotel
Rosewood Sand Hill
San Francisco Marriott Marquis
The Scarlet Huntington
Serrano Hotel
Sheraton Fisherman's Wharf Hotel
Sir Francis Drake
The St. Regis San Francisco
Stanford Park Hotel
Taj Campton Place San Francisco
Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite
W San Francisco
The Westin St. Francis

Acqua Hotel
Annie's Cottage Bed & Breakfast
Argonaut Hotel
Beach House Hotel Half Moon Bay
Berkeley City Club
Best Western Americania
Best Western Carriage Inn
Casa Madrona Hotel & Spa
Chancellor Hotel

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