Palace Hotel

| San Francisco, CA, United States
 
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The moment you arrive at the Palace Hotel, the magic begins. The streets are lined with trees, vintage lamp posts, and high-end retail shops. The 1909 Beaux-Arts building is accented by wrought iron filigree work, gold leaf embellishment, and angels that reside over every doorway. Inside, marble floors, coved ceilings, and soaring archways that embody the classic architecture of the Palace are accented with luxurious furnishings thoughtfully arranged to welcome guests. The colors of plum, charcoal, and dove grey paint the perfect picture on upholstered furniture and carpets. Deep mahogany wood is used throughout the Guest Reception, Concierge, and Bell Desk areas. Local art inspired by the wonderful city of San Francisco graces the walls.

The Palace showcases three ballrooms, 44,000 square feet of function space with 23 meeting rooms and 4 executive boardrooms, a self contained conference area, and a full service business center. Luxury features include three famed restaurants; The Garden Court, GC Lounge and Pied Piper, 24 hour in-room dining, a newly renovated Fitness Center, and indoor pool. The breathtaking Garden Court with its glass dome atrium, Austrian crystal chandeliers, and Italian marble columns provides a dramatic backdrop for cherished celebrations.

Born in the Golden Age of Travel and Commerce and occupying an entire city block in downtown San Francisco, the Palace has always been located in the center of progress. The Pied Piper, named after the prized Maxfield Parrish painting that takes pride of place, has been a favored meeting spot for a over a century. Just as industrialists of the past brokered deals among the deeply grained wood paneling, the pioneers of today's digital revolution share ideas and swap stories over artisanal cocktails.

Originally established in 1875, the Palace was San Francisco's first premier luxury hotel and the largest in the world. Throughout her lifetime as a landmark of the city, the Palace Hotel has witnessed history and evolved with the times. With the introduction of the new Palace in 1909, the award winning 1989 restoration, and the modernization in 2015, the Palace remains a first in time and place.
Hotel Address:
  • Palace Hotel
  • 2 New Montgomery Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94105
  • United States
Location Summary
Centrally located in the heart of downtown San Francisco, the Palace is the ideal destination for business or leisure. The Palace is steps away from the Financial District and Moscone Center. Within enjoyable walking distance are designer boutiques, center shopping, cable cars, the Embarcadero, Ferry Building Marketplace, Union Square, Chinatown, AT&T Park, cultural museums, and theaters.

Directions to Hotel
From San Francisco International Airport/South Highway 101: Take U.S. Highway 101 North to Interstate 80 toward Downtown/Bay Bridge. Exit onto 4th Street (the last San Francisco Exit). Exit will bring you to Bryant Street; stay in left two lanes. Turn left onto Bryant Street. Turn left onto 3rd Street. Cross over Market Street (turns into Kearny Street) and move to right lane. Turn right onto Post Street. Cross over Market Street (turns into New Montgomery Street). The hotel is located on the right side of New Montgomery Street. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes. From Bay Bridge/East Interstate 80.

Take Interstate 80 West to the Bay Bridge: Exit onto Fremont Street - first exit on right side. Turn left onto Howard Street. Turn right onto 3rd Street. Cross over Market Street (turns into Kearny Street) and move to right lane. Turn right onto Post Street. Cross over Market Street (turns into New Montgomery Street). The hotel is located on the right. Travel time is approximately 40 minutes. From Golden Gate Bridge/North Highway 101

Take U.S. Highway 101 South over the Golden Gate Bridge: Exit onto Lombard Street. From Lombard Street, turn right onto Van Ness Avenue. Turn left onto Bush Street. Turn right onto Montgomery Street and cross over Market Street (turns into New Montgomery Street). Continue straight onto New Montgomery Street. The hotel is located on the right. Travel time is approximately 60 minutes. From San Jose/South Highway 280.

Take Highway 280 North to the end, which is King Street. Follow King Street to Third Street. Turn left onto Third Street. Cross over Market Street (turns into Kearny Street) and move to right lane. Turn right onto Post Street. Cross over Market Street (turns into New Montgomery Street). The hotel is located on the right. Travel time is approximately 60 minutes.
Note Bene
The Promenade is an open, airy gallery dotted with museum cases displaying pieces of Palace history. Collections - a new luxury logo shop, located in the hotel lobby, offers beautiful gifts, unique San Francisco treasures and travel related sundries.
Banquets & Meetings
The Palace showcases three elaborate ballrooms, 44,000 square feet of function space with 23 meeting rooms and 4 executive boardrooms, a self contained conference area, and full service business center.
Meeting Space
23 meeting rooms.
Disabled Access
ADA rooms and ADA accessible entrances.
Fine Dining on Site
The Garden Court restaurant, Pied Piper bar, and GC Lounge.
Fine Dining Nearby
Fine Dining is available nearby.
Fitness Center
24-hour Fitness Center.
Pets Allowed
Pets are allowed on floors 2-5.
Pool, Indoor
An indoor sky-lit swimming pool and whirl pool.
Ballooning, Hot Air
Available in Napa Valley.
Ice Skating
During the holiday season, two rinks are within walking distance: Embarcadero Center and Union Square.
Jogging & Running
Concierge can offer suggested city routes.
Shopping
Westfield Shopping Centre, Union Square, and designer shops all within walking distance.
Theatre & Museums
Walking distance to theaters and many museums and cultural neighborhoods such as China Town and North Beach.
Winery Tours
Napa Valley wineries are a one hour drive away.
Recommended Rooms
The newly renovated guest rooms capture the feel of a chic, private residence in beautiful downtown San Francisco. Eleven foot ceilings and expansive windows. Authentic one-of-a-kind details restored to perfection. Custom contemporary elements exclusively designed for the Palace. It's the epitome of luxury.


Guest Review Highlights

Couple

48% (1316)

Family

36% (987)

Solo

12% (329)

Business

4% (110)

Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
  • - Business Center
  • - Meeting Space
  • - Disabled Access
  • - Executive Retreat
  • - Fine Dining on Site
  • - Fine Dining Nearby
  • - Fitness Center
  • - High Speed Internet
  • - Pets Allowed
  • - Pool, Indoor
Available Activities
  • - Ballooning, Hot Air
  • - Dining
  • - Ice Skating
  • - Jogging & Running
  • - Sailing
  • - Shopping
  • - Theatre & Museums
  • - Winery Tours


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