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The Clift Media Hits

The Clift Media Hits

Take a look at what our friends are saying about us!

Bee Sanctuary | The Clift San Francisco

Architectural Digest

“7 Luxurious Hotels with Rooftop Bee Gardens”

Architectural Digest (August 2018)


Redwood Room at The Clift Hotel

Trip Savvy

"The 9 Best San Francisco Hotels of 2019"

TripSavvy (August 2019)


“Best for nightlife."

Meeting Room

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“The Clift Hotel is SF's meeting spot du jour”

7x7 (March 2020)


“Originally constructed for the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 1915, the hotel takes a hint from that time period. Even the meeting and event spaces honor those who played a large part in cultivating that historic fair: The space formerly known as the Velvet Room, and before that Asia de Cuba, is now named after George Applegarth, the original architect of The Clift."

Deluxe King | The Clift

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“Before and after: Historic SF hotel undergoes down-to-the-studs renovation"

SF Gate (January 2020)


“Right upon walking into the lobby, repeat visitors will notice a big difference. The color scheme is much lighter, with shades of white, gray and metallic accents. The vibe is more modern and less moody."

The Big Chair | The Clift

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“Hospitalty Design Winner”

Hospitalty Design (October 2020)


WINNER CUSTOM ART + INSTALLATION: The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel, with art by Kevin Barry Art Advisory