The Powell Hotel

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28 CYRIL MAGNIN STREET, San Francisco, California 94102
415-398-3200
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Hotel was in a perfect location especially if you are depending on public transportation.

A traveler

Travelocity.com

The main reason I selected this hotel was for the location. The Trolley pickup/turnaround is just a few steps away. However, it was also a little too loud first thing in the morning (6 a.m.) since our room was on the Powell street side...if possible ...Read more
disgusting!!!

A traveler

Travelocity.com

This hotel is absolutely disgusting!! If you're looking for a clean hotel, Please don't waste your money here! Although they renovated the rooms, there are still cracks on the wall and falling paint. Despite all these, one thing I can not tolerate ...Read more
Great Location

A traveler

Travelocity.com

Powelll Hotel was nice considering the building has been there since 1908. For a smaller hotel the room was spacious, but the bathroom was on the small side and in a desparate need of a makeover. It looks like they put the grout on the tile ...Read more
Needs Fixing

A traveler

Travelocity.com

Quaint hotel with potential, but too much chipped and peeling. Features were not as listed on site. Service was spotty. Homeless begging at every entrance just added to the problems that is now San Francisco. If the town cleans up, fixes the ...Read more
Great location, not so great hotel

A traveler

Travelocity.com

We stayed in this hotel for 6 nights. The room was unbelievably tiny. It had extremely high ceilings, but two twin beds could barely fit there, leave alone our bags.. It was a challenge to make your way to the bathroom. The hotel is old, thus the ...Read more


Hotel was OK, but stay away from San Francisco.

A traveler

Travelocity.com

Room was not as described in the reservation. Flat screen TV? Think old small counter top TV. Wasn't a major issue though, since channels were very limited. The elevator at least brought you up to your floor, but plan on taking the stairs down. ...Read more
not the best experience

A traveler

Travelocity.com

I stayed at the Powell for 5 nights and experienced the following: - the wireless internet did not work. I could sometimes get an intermittent signal in the lobby, but not in my room. Other guests I spoke with experienced the same so it was not just ...Read more
Filthy

A traveler

Travelocity.com

Found live bed bugs in my bed. Inappropriate response to a major health code violation. In general the room was not cleaned properly to the level of any hotel I have ever staying in. Updated lobby hides a dirty old,hotel. Would not stay again. ...Read more
Filthy

A traveler

Travelocity.com

Found live bed bugs in my bed. Inappropriate response to a major health code violation. In general the room was not cleaned properly to the level of any hotel I have ever staying in. Updated lobby hides a dirty old,hotel. Would not stay again. ...Read more
A Nice Hotel

A traveler

Travelocity.com

We arrived and had to wait in a long line to check in, during which time the two clerks joked about other guests in the hotel. The room was very small but comfortable and clean; just what I was looking for. My only issue with the room was that ...Read more