PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Charming studio located in residential and undeniably charming Nob Hill, San Francisco's most desirable destination. One block from Grace Cathedral and easy walking distance to famous Union Square shopping, the theater district, Chinatown, and Fishermen's Wharf. Hop on a cable car or grab a bus right outside of the property. Would you rather stay local? Walk to Huntington Park or check out the neighborhood's many bars, bistros, and eateries. Or just pick up a bottle of wine at the gourmet market on the corner and enjoy the panoramic view of the city and the Golden Gate Bridge. This completely remodeled, third-floor unit has fantastic light all day, wonderful views out the bay window, and a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances and marble countertops. Furnished with an antique brass bed and writing table, you can almost sense the presence of Dashiell Hammett, the building's most famous resident. And if that's not San-Franciscan enough, the bathroom is tiled and features an authentic claw-foot tub with shower. Still not enough? Ride up in the antique cage-style elevator. And yes, you can hear the clang of actual cable cars through the window. All towels and bed linens are provided. Use the washer and dryer in the basement, or if you don't want to spend your vacation doing laundry, drop off your clothes at one of the full service laundries on the block. LOCATION DESCRIPTION Neighborhood: NOB HILL. Nob Hill is one of the most desirable destination in San Francisco. You are just steps away from the many cafes, pubs, Italian restaurants, theatres, bookstores and shops of the Italian Quarter. It is the perfect gateway in San Francisco. The apartment is located in a residential area in the Nob Hill neighborhood, one of the finest in the city. Yet close to all the entertainment. Washington Square Park, Chinatown, Fisherman's Wharf, Union Square, the Financial District are all within walking distance. The location is easily accessible by auto, bus or cable car. PARKING SITUATION Car is not necessary. Here are some garages nearby: St. Francis Garage, 1234 Pine St (between Hyde and Leavenworth). Closest and the cheapest. State Garage or Mr. Parker's Parking Scoop, 818 Leavenworth St, San Francisco, CA 94109 Ampco System Parking, 1101 California St, San Francisco, CA 94108 PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION & DISTANCES Union Square is 0.7 miles away from the property: 4 min by car, or 8 min walking distance. The Moscone Center is 1.1 miles away from the property: 6 min by car, 15 min walking distance. Fisherman's Warf is 1.2 miles away from the property, 5 min. with car, 16 -21 min. with public transportation: 1st Option with Cable Car, stop located on Jackson St & Leavenworth St or 2nd option with Bus #19 stop located on Polk St & Sacramento St . Or 18 min walking distance. The SFO Airport is 14.8 miles away from the property: 24 min by car, taxi or shuttle service; 1h07 min by public transportation: Take BART at the airport, and stop at Powell St. Then take Bus #27 direction Van Ness and stop at Leveanworth St and Sacramento St. GORCERIES NEARBY Chicos Market - 1168 Leavenworth Street Le Beau Nob Hill Market - 1263 Leavenworth St Walgreens Store - 1524 Polk Street...Read more
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Neighborhood: NOB HILL. Nob Hill is one of the most desirable destination in San Francisco. You are just steps away from the many cafes, pubs, Italian restaurants, theatres, bookstores and shops of the Italian Quarter. It is the perfect gateway in San Francisco. The apartment is located in a residential area in the Nob Hill neighborhood, one of the finest in the city. Yet close to all the entertainment. Washington Square Park, Chinatown, Fisherman's Wharf, Union Square, the Financial District are all within walking distance. The location is easily accessible by auto, bus or cable car.
Left on 03/13/2013 for a stay in March 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Mar 13, 2013Stayed Mar 2013
great place to stay..close to everything mass tras is plentiful..walk to a dozen or so local very good places to eat at..the view from the deck on roof is a million dollar view.beautiful..this place is very very clean and well worth the money.would highly recommend this place to anyone.nob hill is a nice area with lots to do..Chinatown is close and great place to visit..brian and judy
Left on 02/20/2013 for a stay in January 2013 | CateReviewed Feb 20, 2013Stayed Jan 2013
This was our first visit to San Francisco and we absolutely fell in love with the city. Our apartment was amazing, it was in the perfect location for us and it was so nice to stay in such a clean and well kept place. It exceeded our expectations and we will definitely like to stay again on our next visit.
Left on 03/28/2012 for a stay in March 2012 | Linda & RachelleReviewed Mar 28, 2012Stayed Mar 2012
This charming apartment was great for my daughter and I for a week. Location excellent! Kitchen had everything needed to make it home. Old charm and claw foot tub gave the place a feel for living DT! Description accurate and management was great to work with to reserve. Wifi, dvd, cable easy and instructions great. Even the tennants were welcoming and helpful. Thanks!!! We'll be back.
“The view from the roof top deck is absolutely amazing!!”
Left on 03/22/2011 for a stay in March 2011 | R MantalReviewed Mar 22, 2011Stayed Mar 2011
This studio apartment, in reality, is just as described in the pictures / discription. The unit was very clean, self check in was a breeze (key / lockbox). The building, in general, is very well maintained - common area's are clean and the architecture / feel is quite charming. The unit has high ceilings, lots of windows, quaint bathroom, completely modern kitchen, wi-fi, dvd and a diverse selection of movies. Location is ideal - walk to Wharf, china town, financial district, Lombard St, Russian Hill etc. No need for a car - parking in SF is a nightmare and taxis are everywhere. This is an older building built likely in the 30/40's - walls are solid, no neighbour noise - but street noise does filter in through the original looking windows - but this wasn't an issue for us. Next time we are in SF we will definately contact Bernat / come2SF.com for accomidations.
Left on 11/30/2010 for a stay in November 2010 | Helen From AustraliaReviewed Nov 30, 2010Stayed Nov 2010
This was a great little studio. Well located and in a nice neighbourhood. Catch the train from airport to Powell st then you can take the cable car very close to the appartment. Instructions for collecting the key etc were accurate always helps. Clean and tidy. I thought it would have been nice to have a couple less tables in the studio and an armchair or two. I counted 4 tables/dressers which cluttered the room. One dresser and two comfy chairs with a small coffee table. Tv could be mounted on the wall with a shelf for things underneath. Overall a great, inexpensive place. A beautiful walk down to the piers. Could have a folder with some helpful info and maps etc.
Left on 11/27/2010 for a stay in October 2010 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Nov 27, 2010Stayed Oct 2010
Honestly at first, we weren't sure if it was an interesting deal, but the apartment seemed nice, the price was interesting and the location was good so we rented it. We had a very nice surprise seeing it : it was of course clean, had everything we needed (dishwasher, hoven, dishes, coffee machine, tv, bathtub, towels...).There is an elevator. It's well located : we can walk to market or to chinatown easily, and it's just in front of the bus stop n?27 anyway. I loved that it was very lightful. Unlike us, don't forget to see the roof top terrace, the view is wonderful (we only saw it by night on our last day!). There are 2 washing machines in the building but as people were using it when we needed it, we went at the laundry right next to the building.
Great experience, no bad surprise, we recommend it.
Left on 09/10/2010 for a stay in August 2010 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Sep 10, 2010Stayed Aug 2010
This studio apartment could not be more perfect! The apartment itself was recently renovated, and we loved the kitchen! The apartment is located in an historic apartment building with a well-kept original Otis elevator, and a rooftop deck with great panoramic views of the city. The location of this apartment was in the middle of everything, and made it easy for us to get around. I would definitely stay here again!
Left on 07/23/2010 for a stay in July 2010 | First time visitors to SFReviewed Jul 23, 2010Stayed Jul 2010
We were able to check in independently and easily. The suggested parking garage was a blessing, being reasonable in distance and cost. As a couple, we were totally comfortable in this studio apartment. It probably would be tight for 3 people. The wifi, rooftop deck, quaint elevator...everything was great! The building even recycles batteries!
Left on 03/24/2010 for a stay in February 2010 | sssReviewed Mar 24, 2010Stayed Feb 2010
Location, Location, Location! Me and my husband
stayed here for 2 weeks and we had a great time. The
studio is walking distance to everywhere and it’s
fully equipped. The bathroom and the kitchen are big
considering it is a studio. Amazing views from the
roof top deck with a glass of wine and grilling some
meat. I highly recommended to everybody. There are
many restaurants and cafes in the area, Nob Hill is
an amazing neighborhood, and lots of public
Left on 03/13/2010 for a stay in June 2009 | ERReviewed Mar 13, 2010Stayed Jun 2009
This spacious studio apartment was charming, clean and comfortable with a lot of natural light. The host was very friendly and we received great service. The rooftop deck with BBQ was a great perk with an amazing view of the city and Golden Gate Bridge. The best part was the location, which is walking distance to most everything. The kitchen was fully equipped and we even had some DVDs to choose from. The little bistro set in the window was perfect for breakfast with a view. I cannot think of anything I did not like about this apartment and will definitely stay there again.
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