Sir Francis Drake Hotel

| San Francisco, CA, United States

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A mixture of timeless elegance and high style, this landmark Sir Francis Drake, a Kimpton Hotel offers historic accommodations in the heart of Union Square. Stroll to Chinatown, or catch a cable car for a breathtaking trip to Nob Hill or Fisherman's Wharf. Business travelers are minutes from downtown, the Financial District and the Moscone Convention Center. Hotel features business center, wireless internet access in lobby and guest rooms, and a new 24 hour fitness room. We offer valet parking with in and out services with a fee. It is a pet friendly hotel. Starbucks located on property.

Guest rooms come equipped with Cable TV, high-speed Internet access, fully stocked bars, iron and ironing boards, hairdryers, telephone with voicemails, and individual air conditioning and thermo-control. The environmental program, Kimpton Hotels EarthCare, supports a sustainable world by using non-intrusive, high quality, eco-friendly products and services, including In-Room recycling bins, non-toxic cleaners, organic honor bar items and water/energy efficient measures. Kimpton Hotels EarthCare products and practices are based on California Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Green Lodging Guidelines.Delight your senses in one of our renowned food and beverage outlets. Enjoy Executive Chef Jen Biesty's Northern Italian Cuisine in Scala's Bistro, sip a prohibition-era cocktail in the lobby at Bar Drake, or take a ride up to the 21st floor where you'll find Harry Denton's Starlight Room with panoramic views of the city, award winning cocktails, and dancing nightly.

Location & Map

Hotel Address:
  • Sir Francis Drake Hotel
  • 450 Powell Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94102
  • United States

Location Summary
Come discover what savvy locals already know about the Sir Francis Drake Hotel . See why they pop into Scala’s Bistro for lunch. Get to know the regulars at Harry Denton’s Starlight Room up on the 21st floor or grab a stool at Bar Drake and see what the Happy Hour topic of the minute is. Folks come here because the Drake is more than just a SF Union Square hotel, it is a destination in itself, teeming with authentic attitude and energy. It’s the perfect gateway to the city, just steps from the best shopping, world-class theaters, and California’s best cuisine.

Highlights & Reviews

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Disabled Access
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Pets Allowed

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Sir Francis Drake Hotel
San Francisco, CA, United States