Get an overview of this hotelThe 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

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Business center
Smoke-free property

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.

 Guest Highlights

  • Walkability and proximity to shopping
  • Good for nightlife
  • Breakfast
  • Comfy beds

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 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Total number of rooms - 118 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

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

Room Amenities

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

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.

  • Accessible bathroom 

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.
No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 22.13 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.
  • 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.

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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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