Get an overview of this hotelHistoric San Francisco hotel near shopping, theaters


Close to cable cars

This historic 15-story hotel is on San Francisco's Powell Street Cable Car line. Union Square, Moscone Center, Chinatown, TransAmerica Tower, the Financial District, and the Ferry Building are also within easy reach.

Dining options

Luques Restaurant serves breakfast and lunch daily from 7 AM to 2:30 PM. The Bar is open from 4 PM to 9:30 PM. Complimentary coffee, tea, apples, and cookies are available in the lobby 24 hours a day.

Wireless Internet

All 137 non-smoking guestrooms at the Chancellor Hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, complimentary local calls, premium cable channels, and a choice of pillows.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Within a half-block of the shops and restaurants of Union Square, the Chancellor Hotel is 3 blocks from the Theater District and 8 blocks from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

An American breakfast and lunch are served in Luques restaurant, and a lobby bar provides beer, wine, cocktails, and light fare. Complimentary cookies, apples, coffee, and newspapers are available in the lobby 24 hours a day.

Hotel amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, a computer station, and tours/ticket assistance. A safe-deposit box is available at the front desk. Parking is available nearby for a surcharge.

The Chancellor Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 137 
  • Number of floors - 15 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1914 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 

Where to Eat

Luques - In a dining room lined with leather benches and prints of classic French advertisements, this restaurant serves Californian cuisine for breakfast and lunch.

Lobby Bar - Offering wine, beer, cocktails, and light fare from 4 PM to 9:30 PM.

Room service is served during limited hours.

Luques does not serve dinner, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:


Scala's Bistro


Nearby Things to Do

Guests receive complimentary access to a fitness club within two blocks of the hotel.

The Chancellor Hotel is six blocks from Yerba Buena Gardens, which include a historic carousel, bowling alley, ice-skating rink, and children's play area.

Nearby 18-hole golf courses include the Presidio Golf Club and the Lincoln Park Golf Course, both within six miles of the hotel.

Golden Gate Park, five miles away, has walking and running trails, a playground, gardens, and tennis courts.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


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We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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