Get an overview of this hotelNewly renovated San Francisco hotel with outdoor pool, near cable car

Union Square: 0.8 mile

This San Francisco hotel is less than 1 block from the end of the California St. cable-car line, which runs east-west. Union Square, the theater district, and Nob Hill are all about 0.8 mi away.

Smoke-free hotel

The smoke-free Holiday Inn Golden Gateway features a heated outdoor pool with city views. The fitness and business centers are open 24 hours-a-day. The hotel also has an onsite restaurant.

City views, LCD TVs

Guestrooms at this 26-story hotel have large windows framing city views. All include 37-inch LCD TVs, complimentary wireless Internet access, compact refrigerators, and coffee/tea makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This San Francisco hotel is less than a block from the California Street cable-car terminus and one block from several bus stops. Japantown is about 4 blocks south. Union Square is 0.8 mile away.

A heated outdoor pool has a sundeck with panoramic city views. R-O-H serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner along with craft beers and renowned wines. The hotel's Café Marlette serves breakfast and lunch. Interlude Bar and Grill offers large flat-screen TVs, pool tables, a dinner menu, and a happy hour with a full bar. Room service is available mornings and evenings.

The business center, fitness facility, and front desk are open 24 hours-a-day. Self-parking is available (surcharge). Holiday Inn Golden Gateway is smoke-free.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 26 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 496 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

R-O-H - Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and offers a variety of international craft beers and supreme wines from Napa and Sonoma Valleys.

Cafe Marlette - Serves breakfast and lunch.

Interlude Bar and Grill - Serves dinner and has a bar with a happy hour.

Room service - Available during limited hours.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


Pets allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 35

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 17.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 17
  • Self parking fee: USD 40 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 75 per pet, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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.

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