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Room type What's included Nightly price per room Book
Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
Room with view
320 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed
Room with view
320 square feet
1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite
Room with view
450 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Double Room, 2 Double Beds
320 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
The pinnacle of a lively neighborhood, the Tilden is an engaging social hub. With a residential-spirited lobby, lively bar and restaurant, and curbside coffee shop.

Popular property highlights

Pets allowed
Restaurant
Business center
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Central city location

The updated 1928 San Francisco hotel is blocks from Union Square and the Tenderloin which are set in the heart of the Downtown district. This area is a hub for artists, galleries restaurants, bars, cafes, and an influx of new development and activity.The Tilden is walking distance of some of San Francisco's other exciting neighborhoods, including Nob Hill, Russian Hill, SoMa, and Hayes Valley.

Internet, fitness

Tilden reinterprets ideas of minimalism with a refined sense of composure palpable in every space, from the residential-inspired lobby, lively restaurant and bar, The Douglas Room, and relaxed, sophisticated guestrooms. Exemplifying effortless elegance and organic appeal, Tilden is a timeless San Francisco hotel and a bridge between the historic Union Square neighborhood and the vibrant, up-and-coming Tenderloin.

Comforts of home

Tilden's accommodations are ideal for relaxing leisure stays and productive business trips. The hotel rooms and suites blend organic charm, stylish accents and modern conveniences. Our San Francisco accommodations provide an array of amenities, including a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, comfortable beds, and Malin+Goetz bath amenities. No matter the reason for your stay, you will find effortless, spacious accommodations at our boutique hotel.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Tilden Hotel is a new boutique San Francisco hotel that serves as a bridge between Union Square and the vibrant Tenderloin neighborhood. The Tilden pays homage to the past, present and future of this unique neighborhood, known for its creative, authentic, and varied sensibilities.

The pinnacle of a lively neighborhood, the Tilden is an engaging social hub. With a residential-spirited lobby, lively bar and restaurant, and curbside coffee shop. The Tilden is much more than a hotel. In addition to modern, comfortable San Francisco accommodations, our hotel offers a fresh solution to urban living with unfussy spaces and refreshing surprises such as our Hummingbird Garden and local artwork. Like the neighborhood it calls home, the Tilden embraces authenticity and personality.

Guests can enjoy a drink at the bar in the lobby. Valet parking is also available for a fee.

This is a smoke-free property. Fines apply for smoke-free violations.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms 2
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built 1928
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Luggage storage
  • Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Total number of rooms - 118
  • Number of floors - 9
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Tilden Hotel offers 118 accommodations with MP3 docking stations and safes. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations include desks. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This San Francisco hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Desk
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • MP3 docking station
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV

Where to Eat

The Douglas Room - Offering a high-energy, social bar scene, The Douglas Room features a concise, hand-crafted cocktail program of innovative seasonal creations. With something for everyone, choose from a selection of spirits, wine and beer. To compliment a cocktail-heavy concept, a menu of clean, delicious dishes will be available for diners. Serving hotel guests and locals alike for weekend brunch, weekday lunch, dinner and a late night snack. Room service is available during restaurant hours.

The Cafe at Tilden - Serving popular Equator Coffee espresso drinks, drop coffeee and a comprehensiv tea program to pair with breakfast pastries.

Nearby Things to Do

Four miles away, the Presidio Golf Course is a public 18-hole course deep inside the city's verdant park near the Golden Gate Bridge. The course is lined with century-old eucalyptus and pine trees, and was originally reserved for use by the military. In 1995, the Presidio became a national park, and the golf course went public.

Fees may apply to the above amenities.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 2:00 AM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per accommodation, per stay, plus a deposit of USD 50.00 per stay
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room (up to 25 lb)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 33.77 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • Faxes
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Lending library access
  • Housekeeping
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 0.50 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 0.50 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 49.00 per day
  • Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per accommodation, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Mark
  • Hotel Mark Twain
  • Hotel Mark Twain San Francisco
  • Mark Twain Hotel
  • Mark Twain San Francisco
  • Twain Hotel
  • Tilden Hotel San Francisco
  • Tilden San Francisco

We should mention

Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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.

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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