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Inn at the Opera

333 Fulton Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-4423
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    • Hair Dryer
    • Voicemail
    • Electronic Room Keys
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      4 Jul 22, 2013

      Singing at the opera? How about attending it, or just having an interest in staying at an historic hotel in the heart of San Francisco's Civic Center? Steps away from the opera, symphony, and ballet (as well as trendy Hayes Valley and excellent public transportation), the Inn at the Opera is a small boutique hotel that is as charming as is it is central. While there, dine at Pläj, their concept restaurant that serves Scandinavian/Californian fusion cuisine in tapas-size portions.

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      4 Nov 17, 2013
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      Andrea L
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      4 Feb 01, 2013

      Inn at the Opera is a nice, smaller hotel with very friendly, personable service. It is newly renovated (some floors are currently undergoing renovation) and features a popular restaurant (Plaj).

      Located behind City Hall and next to the Opera, the location of this hotel is ideal for anyone visiting the opera, ballet, or symphony. Located at Franklin and Fulton, it’s a short walk from McAllister and Van Ness, which have major bus routes. It’s also just a few minutes away (walking) from the Van Ness and Civic Center Muni/BART stations on Market, so it’s really easy to get around from here.

      Pros:
      Small hotel (48 rooms) so staff remembers you
      Very friendly service (greeted every time we went in or out)
      Free wifi
      Computer in lobby for guests to access internet
      Kitchenette with fridge, microwave, coffeepot, dishes, silverware, and sink (great for having a drink or heating up leftovers)
      Free breakfast (varies slightly daily: cereal, yogurt, hard boiled eggs, muffins, breads, bagels, English muffins, cream cheese, jam, tomatoes, fruit, coffee, tea, oj, etc.)
      Otis Spunkmeyer cookies at 3pm and apples in the lobby
      Daily basic cleaning for timeshare owners (other timeshares may only offer a single midweek cleaning)
      Quick heater in room
      Duvets that get washed (no yucky reused comforters contaminating the bed)
      Makeup remover wipes/cloths in bathroom
      Windows that open (love that fresh air!)
      Street parking may be available, but use caution

      Cons:
      Wifi's weak signal makes it practically useless
      Only one small elevator (holds 4 people)
      Although they are renovating, there are some areas clearly needing repair (like the baseboards in our room, or the walls of the elevator)
      Parking is valet only
      Rooms are on the small side (but this is typical for an old SF property)
      Walls are on the thin side

      Overall, the pros greatly outweigh the cons. I would definitely stay here again. We stayed in one of the remodeled rooms (top floor-7th)and while it is small, it was enough room for two people to comfortably spend a week. One of the biggest perks of staying here is the free breakfast, which can really save money and start the day off right. And the best part of that? They have fresh blueberries and raspberries every morning. Breakfasts aren't always very vegan friendly, but this one was 100% vegetarian with a lot of vegan options. Seriously awesome.

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    Very Good!249 reviews across the web.

      • Price
        Excellent value for money, said 100%.
      • Location
        100% enjoyed the nightlife nearby.
      • Service
        97% found the staff to be very friendly.
      • Hotel
        97% thought it was clean.
      • Food
        91% found the breakfast to be wonderful.
      • Ambiance
        83% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere.

      Description:

      Set in the heart of San Francisco, this hotel is close to War Memorial Opera House and Louise Davies Symphony Hall, as well as Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. Additional attractions include Union Square.

      Features.
      Dining options at Inn at the Opera include a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available during limited hours. A complimentary breakfast is served daily. This 3.5 star property offers limo/town car service and business services. High speed Internet access is available in public areas. Guest parking is available for a surcharge. Additional property amenities include valet parking, a concierge desk, and multilingual staff. This is a smoke free property.

      Guestrooms.
      There are 47 guestrooms at Inn at the Opera. Rooms are individually decorated. Beds come with pillowtop mattresses. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are offered. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, and hair dryers. In addition to complimentary newspapers, guestrooms offer multi line phones with voice mail. Televisions have VCRs. Rooms also include ceiling fans, blackout drapes/curtains, electronic check out, and electronic/magnetic keys. Guests may request hypo allergenic bedding and wake up calls. A nightly turndown service and housekeeping are available. Cribs (infant beds) and rollaway beds are available on request. Guestrooms are all non smoking.



      Notifications and Fees:

      The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out.

      • Valet parking: US$ 25 per night

      The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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