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Theater district locale

Built in 1913, this handsomely updated boutique hotel is in the midst of San Francisco's Union Square district, 2 blocks from the Curran and ACT theaters, and 3 from the Golden Gate Theatre.

Free WiFi, business center

Free WiFi, business center, complimentary bicycles, and hallways painted with quotes about San Francisco are a few of the California-style touches at The Hotel California.

Premium bedding

The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality's guestrooms are decorated with vintage California posters, ceiling murals, and sunshine-colored walls. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses and 400-thread-count linens. All rooms have flat-screen TVs.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 1 February 2015 to 31 October 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Elevator
  • Hallway
  • Select guestrooms
Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Hotel California - A Piece of Pineapple Hospitality is located on a busy thoroughfare lined with larger hotels, popular restaurants, and nightclubs. Theaters are two blocks away; Union Square and cable cars are a three-block stroll.

Stations at the front desk and on the mezzanine offer computers with complimentary high-speed Internet access. Complimentary wireless access is available in the lobby and mezzanine lounge.

  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 93 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Year Built 1913 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Business center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 37 
  • Free reception 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 398 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Desk 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free local calls 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby 


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 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 35.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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