Get an overview of this hotelPrestigious 1920s hotel on San Francisco's Nob Hill
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Set at the top of San Francisco's prestigious Nob Hill neighborhood with a cable-car stop out front, The Huntington Hotel is within 6 blocks of Union Square, the financial district, and Chinatown.
Town Car and spa
Complimentary amenities include a town car service to downtown San Francisco, and entry to Nob Hill Spa, featuring an indoor pool, spa tub, eucalyptus steam room, and fitness equipment.
Guestrooms at The Huntington overlook the city and include Frette-brand linens and Nob Hill Spa toiletries. Wireless Internet access, MP3 docking stations, and turndown service are also provided.
- Spacious guestrooms
- Good location
- Onsite restaurant
- Helpful staff
- Parking wasn't ideal
The Scarlet Huntington Hotel
Established in 1924 and completely renovated in 2014, the Huntington Hotel's longstanding record of service and comfort has earned recognition among the Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Perched atop San Francisco's prestigious Nob Hill neighborhood, the property overlooks the spires and stained glass of Grace Cathedral. The California Street cable car stops right outside the hotel door. A complimentary town car service delivers guests to Union Square and the financial district daily (subject to availability).
The hotel is home to Nob Hill Spa, to which guests receive complimentary passes. In addition to an indoor pool and spa tub, spa services include the Champagne Facial, Lavender Sugar Scrub, and Bindi Herbal Body Treatment (surcharges).
Spa and pool use available to those 16 and over please.
The Big 4 Restaurant, acclaimed for its innovative and contemporary American cuisine and fine wines, offers seasonal specials and live piano music. Commercial travelers can take advantage of business amenities, including a self-serve business center and a meeting room.
Other conveniences include daily concierge services and hotel-wide free basic wireless Internet access (premium WiFi incurs an additional charge). This hotel is entirely smoke-free.
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors - 12
- Year Built 1924
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Full-service spa
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Spa treatment room(s)
- One meeting room
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 134
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (feet) - 280
- Conference space size (meters) - 26
- Number of meeting rooms - 4
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Indoor pool
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per 24-hour period )
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Air conditioning
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Cable TV service
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Free newspaper
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Free WiFi
- iPod docking station
- Partially open bathroom
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Shower/tub combination
- Turndown service
- Room service (limited hours)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Big 4 Restaurant - An acclaimed restaurant spotlighting innovative and contemporary American cuisine in a distinctly San Francisco-style setting. With a focus on seasonal cuisine, the menu offers locally-sourced ingredients and flavors. Includes nightly piano entertainment, a cozy fireplace, and a lounge with a bar menu and cocktails. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner; bar open early afternoon to late evening.
Room service is available from early morning to late evening.
Nearby Things to Do
Guests receive complimentary access to Nob Hill Spa, within the hotel. The spa includes an indoor pool and spa tub, saunas, a eucalyptus steam room, and fitness equipment. Also available is a weight room. The concierge provides jogging maps.
Huntington Park, across the street from the hotel, has a playground. One mile away, the Embarcadero offers a bayside promenade popular for walking, biking, jogging, and in-line skating. A seasonal ice-skating rink is located at the Embarcadero Center.
Boating, fishing, sailing, and surfing are offered at various areas around the San Francisco Bay, including several beaches within three to 10 miles of the hotel. The Presidio Golf Course, four miles from the hotel, is open to the public.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Minimum age to access spa is 16
- Number of treatment rooms 6
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 35 per day.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
No cribs (infant beds) available
- Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 14.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
- Valet parking fee: USD 54.00 per day
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 35 per day
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We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel 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.
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.