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Top San Francisco Historic Hotels

Huntington Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1075 California St, San Francisco, CA
4.6/5 Wonderful! (999 reviews)
"It was an amazing"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

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Huntington Hotel
White Swan Inn
3.5 out of 5
845 Bush St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $165 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 25
4.5/5 Wonderful! (989 reviews)
"Excellent!!"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2021

White Swan Inn
The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel
4 out of 5
495 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $179 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 22
4.5/5 Wonderful! (120 reviews)
"Staff very nice,helpful accommodating"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel
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Argonaut Hotel - a Noble House Hotel
4.5 out of 5
495 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $199 per night from Nov 15 to Nov 15
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,277 reviews)
"Amazing location and friendly staff!"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

Argonaut Hotel - a Noble House Hotel
Fairmont San Francisco
5 out of 5
950 Mason Street Atop Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $269 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
4.4/5 Wonderful! (1,103 reviews)
"Beautiful place."

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2021

Fairmont San Francisco
Cornell Hotel de France
3.5 out of 5
715 Bush St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $135 per night from Nov 18 to Nov 18
4.4/5 Wonderful! (959 reviews)
"The Rooms and the hotel were beautifully decorated"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2021

Cornell Hotel de France
Queen Anne Hotel
3 out of 5
1590 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA
The price is $159 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
4.4/5 Excellent! (979 reviews)
"We stay in SF regularly at several different properties and the Queen Anne Hotel is very unique with its Victorian setting. It’s also in a great location near the Fillmore district and Lafayette park. Much calmer and quieter than the downtown and Union Square properties. Highly recommended."

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2021

Queen Anne Hotel
Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
5 out of 5
2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $242 per night from Nov 21 to Nov 21
4.4/5 Excellent! (966 reviews)
"Beautiful grand historic hotel near Union Square and close to great area of San Francisco."

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
Chancellor Hotel on Union Square
3.5 out of 5
433 Powell St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $118 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,417 reviews)
"Very luxurious hotel in heart of downtown, with very helpful staff. Free upgrade was a welcome surprise! Room was huge!"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2021

Chancellor Hotel on Union Square
San Remo Hotel
2 out of 5
2237 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA
4.4/5 Excellent! (998 reviews)
"Fantastic unique hotel, lots of nice little touches like the free packets of raisins and morming coffee. Shared facilities, which was fine by us. The owners should be proud of this hotel."

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2020

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San Remo Hotel
The Grove Inn
3 out of 5
890 Grove Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $122 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 2
4.3/5 Excellent! (359 reviews)
"The room was nice with comfortable sheets and bedding. The area was quieter than I expected—it felt very much like a neighborhood rather than city. It was easy to find the place and check in and out. My only two extremely minor complaints were about the outlets and shower. It wasn’t easy to find ..."

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2021

The Grove Inn
InterContinental Mark Hopkins, an IHG Hotel
4 out of 5
999 California Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $185 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 7
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,013 reviews)
"Loved the mattress and bedding - very comfortable. I also loved that windows open to allow fresh air into the room. The lobby could use some spruce up, and the restaurant did not look inviting."

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

InterContinental Mark Hopkins, an IHG Hotel
The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
4.5 out of 5
335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $170 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 4
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,876 reviews)
"The room was exceptionally clean and cozy, and the view was beautiful. The staff was very friendly and helpful."

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2021

The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
Handlery Union Square Hotel
3.5 out of 5
351 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $149 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
4.2/5 Excellent! (1,174 reviews)
"We loved our room with a balcony. The hotel is in an excellent location. The staff is friendly and ready to help. We would stay here again"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2021

Handlery Union Square Hotel
The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square BW Premier Collection
3.5 out of 5
524 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $114 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 1
4.2/5 Very Good! (968 reviews)
"Good value and a good location. Parking was easy. Very nice staff! No negative issues."

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2021

The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square BW Premier Collection
The Andrews Hotel
3 out of 5
624 Post St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $95 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 25
4/5 Very Good! (952 reviews)
"Loved the building Slept so well Would stay here again"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2021

The Andrews Hotel
Sir Francis Drake Hotel
4 out of 5
450 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA
4/5 Very Good! (527 reviews)
"We loved the history of the lobby. Beautiful hotel."

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

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Sir Francis Drake Hotel
Hotel Majestic
3.5 out of 5
1500 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $135 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
3.9/5 Good! (988 reviews)
"✌"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

Hotel Majestic
Hotel Whitcomb
3.5 out of 5
1231 Market St, San Francisco, CA
3.5/5 Good! (1,661 reviews)
"The hotel is a bit old. It's great if you're looking to stay in a property with a historical aspect. Check-in was troubling. I don't recall on the Hotel's description here on Expedia or on their own website that the deposit was $400 up front. I stayed for 6 days so that should have been around $170. ..."

Reviewed on May 2, 2020

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Hotel Whitcomb
King George Hotel
3 out of 5
334 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is $87 per night from Nov 5 to Nov 5
3.1/5 (7 reviews)
Great
"It was good."

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2021

King George Hotel
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Guide to San Francisco Historic Hotels

Visiting new cities can be more than just highlighting a sight on the map, it can also be about understanding the culture and history of a place. One of the best ways to get an idea of the area's culture is to learn about its past. Visiting museums or landmarks is a good kick-off, but a stay in a San Francisco historic hotel can send you back to the past. Get ready to pack your duffel (no need for a time machine) as your San Francisco historic hotel awaits.

Something Old, Something New

A visit to one of these San Francisco traditional hotels can transport you to a historic era right from the start. With antique charm and marvelous back stories, you'll discover that these properties stand apart from other hotels. Luckily, you won't have to actually live in the past. Although these lodgings may be older, they have most modern amenities to help you wind down on your getaway. You will notice rooms furnished with a cozy bed and just about anything you'll need for a wonderful getaway.

Once you have checked-in and had a look around the hotel's grounds, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich area by touring the art museums and renowned landmarks. If you are a history buff, then you picked the right place. San Francisco has 19 historical sites and buildings in the area. After visiting places like US Army San Francisco Port of Embarkation, Swedenborgian Church, and HERCULES (tugboat) you'll be able to write your own book on San Francisco. Oh, and don't forget to add in a trip to BALCLUTHA. Looking for more things to do in San Francisco? You can read what fellow guests thought were worth exploring in Expedia's review section. You'll find 19332 suggestions in our comment section on more sites nearby, great spots to enjoy brunch, and what they loved most about their visit.

Book a San Francisco Historic Hotel Today!

If you are looking to get the most from your San Francisco visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your time spent in this historic region. Having 2370 of these one-of-a-kind accommodations to choose from. Rates on these San Francisco historic hotels range from $87 to $269. You're certain to discover at a great rate. However, like the past civilizations you're investigating, these rates won't last indefinitely. Book soon to get your room in one of these historic properties.

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