Fodor's Expert Review Villa Florence

225 Powell St., San Francisco, California, 94102, USA

A stylish refuge amid the Powell Street whirlwind, this boutique hotel welcomes guests to rooms that feel comfortable, upbeat, and expansive—gray and white predominate, with magenta accents and gold-veined mirrors. An orange-tufted wall and life-size ostrich mark the small lobby, which is really more waiting room than inviting communal space.

PROS

  • great location for those who want to be in the center of things
  • easy access to shopping
  • theater
  • and public transport
  • town cars drive guests around the city throughout the day
  • easy access to shopping, theater, and public transport
  • town cars drive guests around the city throughout the day
  • easy access to shopping, theater, and public transportation
  • business meeting room named for Machiavelli (imagine the possibilities)
  • stylish rooms updated in 2017
  • stylish, somewhat upscale rooms

CONS

  • excess fees
  • noise from cable cars
  • crowded street
  • excess fees for amenities
  • small lobby
  • free breakfast is just coffee and one pastry

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
Lively
Central
Local Flavor
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HOTEL INFO

Phones: 415-397–7700 | 877-564–2086-for reservations | 844-838–8701-reservations

HOTEL DETAILS

189 rooms
Rate Includes: Free Breakfast

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