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.
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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.
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.
- Good location
- Overall value of stay
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
- Comfy beds
- Location was a bit noisy
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.
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 118
- Number of floors - 9
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Coffee shop or café
- Concierge services
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Meeting rooms 2
- Multilingual staff
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Luggage storage
- Year Built 1928
- Number of meeting rooms - 2
- Long-term parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Free WiFi
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
Long-term parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Ceiling fan
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Rainfall showerhead
- 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
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Helicopter/airplane tours on site
- Segway rental/tour nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
Check-in time ends at 2:00 AM
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
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 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
- Valet parking fee: USD 49.00 per day
- Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
- Pet fee: USD 50 per accommodation, per stay
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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).