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The Clancy, Autograph Collection
3.5 out of 5
299 2nd St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £130 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (1,007 reviews)

"Location is excellent. I loved cleanliness, the staff, I would definitely come back!"…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2020

The Clancy, Autograph Collection
Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
5 out of 5
2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA
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4.4/5Wonderful! (1,173 reviews)

"I had the place almost all to myself right before the Palace's tragic COVID shutdown. It was a bittersweet experience. The staff was incredibly helpful."…"

Reviewed on 1 Apr 2020

Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
San Francisco Proper Hotel
4 out of 5
1100 Market Street, Entrance at 45 McAllister, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £209 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
4.4/5Wonderful! (500 reviews)

"Quirky European feel. To enter the property you have to be let in my staff, since the hotel is on market street which can have a lot of homeless etc. They manage to make you feel transported to another time and place inside, my room had a nice view too. 318."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov 2020

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Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco at Embarcadero
5 out of 5
222 Sansome St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £369 per night from 7 Dec to 8 Dec
4.6/5Exceptional! (791 reviews)

"Very clean and new! Staff well trained and attentive. Good location....can walk to SOMA, Embarcadero, Union Square. The only downside, which isn't the fault of Four Seasons, is that so many businesses in the city are out of business and/or boarded up as it struggles to come back from the virus. Restaurants ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2020

Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco at Embarcadero
Hotel Spero
4 out of 5
405 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £144 per night from 20 Dec to 21 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (1,959 reviews)

"The hotel was a beautiful and very pleasing to the eye. The hotel lobby is stunning and decorated beautifully for the holidays. They provided little welcome kits that included gloves, mask, sanitizer and other goodies. They also offered another treat bag that included fresh fruit, a tumbler and other ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2020

Hotel Spero
Hotel 32One
3 out of 5
321 Grant Avenue, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £73 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
3.9/5Good! (26 reviews)

"Very clean the room as the pic loved it only that I couldn’t turn on the heater it was a lil cold other than that everything was good oh and no parking"…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2020

Hotel 32One
San Francisco Marriott Marquis
4 out of 5
780 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £135 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (2,466 reviews)

"I liked the scenic views of the hotel room we had and the hotel itself is very clean and visually pleasing."…"

Reviewed on 28 Nov 2020

San Francisco Marriott Marquis
The Park Central San Francisco
4 out of 5
50 3rd St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £91 per night from 16 Dec to 17 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (1,305 reviews)

"It’s convenient near the BART & easy to find things"…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2020

The Park Central San Francisco
JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square
4.5 out of 5
515 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £148 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (985 reviews)

"Friendly staff, great location and clean room. Due to Covid no amenities available but room service if you want."…"

Reviewed on 13 Oct 2020

JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square
W San Francisco
4 out of 5
181 3rd St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is £137 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (992 reviews)

"Get vibe, beautiful hotel, amazing room and a Vegas feel to this beauty"…"

Reviewed on 21 Nov 2020

W San Francisco
Hotel Abri - Union Square
3.5 out of 5
127 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £94 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (992 reviews)

"Place is very nice and clean, and are following COVID-19 procedures. Served as a good "home base" for seeing thing in San Francisco. We visited Fisherman's Wharf, Pier 39 (a couple times), Alcatraz, China Town, and walked the Golden Gate Bridge. Busses run everywhere and often. Plenty of nice places ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Nov 2020

Hotel Abri - Union Square
Hotel North Beach
2 out of 5
935 Kearny Street, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £37 per night from 16 Dec to 17 Dec
3/5 (980 reviews)

"Very nicely maintained old hotel, nice but small rooms with plenty of bathrooms in the halls. Room had TV, large mini fridge and small microwave, plus sink, vanity, closet and small dresser. Bad points were no AC or ice machine and old spring mattresses should be upgraded. Location was awesome- Not ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2020

Hotel North Beach
Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco
4 out of 5
424 Clay St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £86 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (1,576 reviews)

"The only thing that sucked was the fact that the wifi was slow while using the tv and the remote didn't work very well. Other then that it was an amazing hotel and I do plan of using it again when I come back to San Francisco."…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2020

Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco
The Herbert Hotel
2.5 out of 5
161 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA
The price is £66 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
3.6/5Good! (992 reviews)

"I like how cozy it was, and the theme was nice and unique."…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2020

The Herbert Hotel
Hilton San Francisco Financial District
4 out of 5
750 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £80 per night from 7 Dec to 8 Dec
3.8/5Good! (2,217 reviews)

"What i didnt like is the parking too expensive it shld be free to customers"…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2020

Hilton San Francisco Financial District
Staypineapple, An Elegant Hotel, Union Square
4 out of 5
580 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £120 per night from 17 Dec to 18 Dec
4.4/5Wonderful! (981 reviews)

"Overall great and super cute hotel! The staff was very nice and helpful. The bed was VERY comfy! Everything was clean and felt safe."…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2020

Staypineapple, An Elegant Hotel, Union Square
Warwick San Francisco
4 out of 5
490 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £104 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
4.2/5Very Good! (971 reviews)

"My boyfriend and I were a bit worried about booking this hotel due to some of the bad reviews, but our stay at the hotel was beyond our expectation. Loved the style, staff was attentive. We really appreciated that they upgraded our room to a grand suite with no additional charge!"…"

Reviewed on 27 Nov 2020

Warwick San Francisco
The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
4 out of 5
335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £155 per night from 17 Dec to 18 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (2,280 reviews)

"I like it. All very good, thanks so mach. I"ll come back."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov 2020

The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
Fairmont San Francisco
5 out of 5
950 Mason Street Atop Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £258 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,459 reviews)

"Amazing hotel! Grate service. We had so much fun. Center location."…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2020

Fairmont San Francisco
InterContinental Mark Hopkins
4 out of 5
999 California Street, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £103 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (960 reviews)

"Great view and location. The staff was very helpful and professional."…"

Reviewed on 29 Nov 2020

InterContinental Mark Hopkins
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Visiting Downtown San Francisco

Downtown San Francisco is a metropolitan neighbourhood known for its architecture and top museums. Here you'll find plenty to visit, including San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Westfield San Francisco Centre and AT&T Park. Book your hotel now and use Downtown San Francisco as your home base for exploring the sights in and around San Francisco.

Staying in Downtown San Francisco

You’ll find several accommodation choices in this walkable neighbourhood, and you may want to consider one of these top places to stay:

  • The St. Regis San Francisco: 5-star hotel with a restaurant, an indoor pool and a 24-hour health club, steps from San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Our guests enjoy the hotel's comfortable rooms and walkable location.
  • Omni San Francisco Hotel: 4.5-star hotel with a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge, steps from TransAmerica Pyramid. Expedia travellers like this hotel's comfortable beds and central location.
  • Inn At Union Square - A Greystone Hotel: 3.5-star hotel with free breakfast, free WiFi and valet parking, 6-minute walk from Westfield San Francisco Centre. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable rooms and walkable location.

Downtown San Francisco might not have your ideal accommodation, so consider a different San Francisco neighbourhood. South of Market is a neighbourhood known for its top museums, major shopping area and architecture. With 51 hotels and other accommodation options in the neighbourhood, these are our guests' top choices:

  • Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco: 5-star hotel with a restaurant, a health club and a bar/lounge, 5-minute walk from Westfield San Francisco Centre. Expedia travellers like this hotel's comfortable rooms and central location.
  • Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco: 5-star hotel with 2 restaurants, an indoor pool and a fitness centre, 6-minute walk from San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable rooms and beach locale.

Exploring San Francisco

Browse the collections at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco or Society of California Pioneers in Downtown San Francisco. Westfield San Francisco Centre and AT&T Park are some other sights worth a stop when you're in the neighbourhood.

If you want to explore some other parts of town while you’re here, consider a visit to the nearby neighbourhood of South of Market to visit AT&T Park, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Westfield San Francisco Centre. Society of California Pioneers, Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center and Lefty O'Doul Bridge are a few other places worth a visit while you're in San Francisco.

Getting Around Downtown San Francisco and the Greater San Francisco Area

For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Powell St. Station, Montgomery St. Station or Embarcadero Station. If you want to head out of town, you can hop aboard a train at San Francisco 4th and King Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Downtown San Francisco like?
Downtown San Francisco is a metropolitan neighbourhood known for its stunning architecture and top museums. Experience the best of Downtown San Francisco with a visit to San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Oracle Park and Orpheum Theater.
What's the best accommodation in Downtown San Francisco?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco at Embarcadero is the highest ranked property in Downtown San Francisco. This 5-star hotel offers free WiFi and a 24-hour fitness centre. It is located a short 4-minute walk from 555 California Street. Other favourite options in the area include The St. Regis San Francisco and Hotel VIA.
How many hotels are there in Downtown San Francisco?
If you’re searching for places to stay in San Francisco, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 440 Downtown San Francisco hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Downtown San Francisco, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel bookings are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best options available in Downtown San Francisco.
What is there to do in this San Francisco neighbourhood?
Bring the family to Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center, Children’s Creativity Museum and San Francisco Railway Museum while exploring all Downtown San Francisco has to offer. You could also plan a visit to San Francisco Museum of Modern Art or Oracle Park while you’re in the neighbourhood. Favourite places to visit in the surrounding area include Orpheum Theater, San Francisco City Hall and Westfield San Francisco Centre. While you’re out sightseeing, Exploratorium and Lombard Street are a couple of additional sights to visit in San Francisco.
How can I get around Downtown San Francisco and the greater San Francisco area?
If you want to see more of the city, Market St & Stockton St Stop is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Market St & 4th St Stop and Market St & 3rd St Stop. If you want to head out of town, you can hop aboard a train at San Francisco Station.

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