Hotel Review: Stanford Court in San Francisco

The Stanford Court would seem to have everything going for it. It’s in a gorgeous old building near the top of Nob Hill. A new owner threw $34 million at it for a top-to-bottom renovation that is mostly finished. But then the economy fell to pieces, and the new owner walked away from its loan, leaving plenty of questions about the property’s future. THE LOCATION If you don’t mind hills, you can walk to many notable San Francisco neighborhoods from the hotel. Chinatown, Union Square, Pacific... (more...)