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Overview of Sir Francis Drake Hotel

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Premium bedding, down duvets, minibar, in-room safe
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37-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, video game console

Sir Francis Drake Hotel

4 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDragon's Gate5 min walk
  • Popular LocationSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art11 min walk
  • Popular LocationMoscone Convention Center13 min walk
  • AirportSan Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.)21 min drive

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About this area

San Francisco

In the city centre, Sir Francis Drake Hotel is in San Francisco's Downtown San Francisco neighbourhood, an area with good shopping. Golden Gate Theatre and Orpheum Theater are cultural highlights, or if an activity is on the agenda, visit Ferry Building. Travelling with kids? Make time for Exploratorium, or head to an event or a match at Oracle Park. With windsurfing and sailing nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water. Guests appreciate the hotel's convenience for public transportation: Powell St & Sutter St Stop and Powell St & Post St Stop are just steps away.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dragon's Gate - 5 min walk
  • Westfield San Francisco Centre - 7 min walk
  • Grace Cathedral - 8 min walk
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - 11 min walk
  • Moscone Convention Center - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Powell St & Sutter St Stop - 1 min walk
  • San Francisco Station - 2 min drive
  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO) - 21 min drive


  • Tunnel Top - 3 min walk
  • Daily Grill - 3 min walk
  • Burger Bar - 3 min walk
  • E&O Kitchen and Bar - 3 min walk
  • Kuleto's - 3 min walk

About this property

Sir Francis Drake Hotel

Family-friendly San Francisco hotel in Downtown San Francisco, walk to Westfield San Francisco Centre
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. Wired Internet in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a 24-hour business centre and WiFi in public areas. All 416 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and comforts such as premium bedding and down comforters. Guests will also find iPod docking stations, minibars and room service.
Sir Francis Drake Hotel offers 416 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and minibars. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. 37-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels, video game consoles and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a shower, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. Services include massages.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
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Frequently asked questions

Is Sir Francis Drake Hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Sir Francis Drake Hotel?
Self-parking is available for a fee. Valet parking is available for USD 62 per night.
What time is check-in at Sir Francis Drake Hotel?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM - 2:00 AM.
What time is check-out at Sir Francis Drake Hotel?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Sir Francis Drake Hotel located?
This family-friendly San Francisco hotel is located in the entertainment district, within a 10-minute walk of Westfield San Francisco Centre and Grace Cathedral. Golden Gate Theatre and Moscone Convention Center are also within 15 minutes. Powell St & Sutter St Stop and Powell St & Post St Stop are within a 2-minute walk.