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Historic hotel in San Francisco’s Union Square
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Comfort and style
Old-world elegance is suffused with modern glamour in this historic San Francisco hotel 2 blocks from Union Square, a half-mile from the Financial District, and 1 mile from the Embarcadero. Moscone Convention Center and AT&T Park are also nearby.
Clift, A Morgans Original, is home to the legendary Redwood Room bar; the 16-story hotel has a fine-dining restaurant and a business center, as well as unique furnishings from French designer Philippe Starck.
Leather and velvet
Guestrooms at Clift, A Morgans Original, are decorated with silk, leather, and velvet, and feature premium bedding, Bose docking stations, minibars, high-speed Internet access, and turndown service.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
- At your hotel
Clift, A Morgans Original, is given grace and elegance by historic styling, accented by modern artistic flourishes. Guests enjoy preferential access to the legendary Redwood Room bar, where celebrity spotting is as popular as the designer martinis.
Door staff are on duty day and night, and concierge services, tour/ticket assistance, and in-room dining are available. This San Francisco hotel has a business center that offers high-speed Internet access. A computer station is also available. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available hotel-wide. Fitness facilities are on site; guests also have access to a partner property's health club and indoor pool. In-room massages and spa services can be arranged through the concierge for a fee. This property is entirely smoke-free; fines apply for violations.
Limo or Town Car service to the financial district is complimentary (limited hours).
Metered street parking is available nearby.
- Technology helpdesk
- Concierge desk
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Parking (surcharge)
- Parking garage
- Secure parking
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Banquet facilities
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Business center
- Multiple large conference rooms
- Event catering
- Audiovisual equipment
- Cell phone/mobile rental
- Business services
- Computer rental
- 24-hour front desk
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 372
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Security guard
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Video library
- Fireplace in lobby
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Number of floors - 16
- Year Built 1915
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Wedding services
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Free Wi-Fi
- Computer station
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Parking nearby (surcharge)
- Parking nearby
- Room service (24 hours)
- Street parking (metered)
- Smoke-free property (fines apply)
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Stay connected
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge), Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
- Park your car
Parking (surcharge), Secure parking, Street parking (metered), Valet parking (surcharge), Parking garage, Parking nearby, Parking nearby (surcharge)
- In your room
- Premium TV channels
- Video-game console
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Air conditioning
- Complimentary newspaper
- Climate control
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room massage available
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Pillowtop mattress
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
- Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Daily housekeeping
- Connecting / adjoining rooms available
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Eat and drink
Velvet Room - A multi-purpose venue for casual dining and entertainment, designed to complement the glamor of the Redwood Room and displaying a velvet and mahogany interior. Menu offers local products grown in a sustainable and organic manner, supporting nearby farmers.
Redwood Room - Legend says that California redwood covering the walls in this one-of-a-kind bar came from a single tree. The 30-foot ceilings, ever-changing digital art displayed on plasma-screen TVs, subdued lighting, and leather and velvet furnishings make the Redwood a popular watering hole for celebrities and local trendsetters. Appetizers and dinner are offered from late afternoon to late evening.
Clift, A Morgans Original, is a half-mile from San Francisco's Yerba Buena Gardens, with its outdoor playground, ice-skating rink, and bowling alley, and one mile from the Embarcadero, a waterfront walkway. Bicycle rentals are on site; visitors find this to be an excellent way to explore the city. The hotel is central to all major tourist attractions, and many guests ride across the Golden Gate Bridge to the neighboring town of Sausalito.
The hotel is three miles from Golden Gate Park, with its vast green spaces, trails, playgrounds, and miniature lakes, and six miles from ocean beaches and the Seal Rocks at the foot of Geary Street. The Presidio Golf Course is four miles from the hotel in Presidio State Park, and Lincoln Park Golf Course, in view of the Golden Gate Bridge, is five miles away. Fitness facilities are on site; guests also have access to a partner property's health club and indoor pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Golf - driving range nearby
- Ice skating nearby
- Swimming nearby
- Running track/path nearby
- Helicopter/airplane tours nearby
- Playground nearby
- Bicycle rentals on site
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Braille or raised signage
- Roll-in shower
The Fine Print for Clift
- When you arrive
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
- When you leave
Check-out time is noon
- How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
- Your furry friends
Pets allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 20
- You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Breakfast fee: USD 22 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 (rates may vary)
- Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 14.95 (rates may vary)
- Valet parking fee: USD 52 per day
- Pet fee: USD 150 per night
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 40 per night
- We Should Mention
Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.