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Located in the trendy South of Market district (SoMa), the downtown hotel is adjacent to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), across from the Moscone Center, and five blocks from Union Square.

Art Deco-style hotel with free WiFi

Guests at this 31-story W Hotel can enjoy a business center, Trace restaurant, and a 24-hour fitness center. Free WiFi is available in public areas.

Best in bedding

W Hotel San Francisco's 404 guestrooms feature decor with Asian influences. Pillowtop mattresses are covered in Egyptian cotton linens, down comforters, and chenille blankets.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests at the Art Deco-style W Hotel San Francisco can work out anytime at a 24-hour fitness center. The Hotel's Trace restaurant serves locally sourced and organic Californian cuisine. Guests can enjoy cocktails at the trendy Upstairs Bar & Lounge, located on the mezzanine level, overlooking the restaurant. Free WiFi is offered in public spaces. The business center has 6 computer workstations -including Macs and PCs - all with high-speed Internet access (surcharge). Other amenities include luggage storage, free newspapers, and a conference center.

  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 31 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 404 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1999 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 USD per 24-hour period ), Wired internet access ( 14.95 USD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Living Room Bar - Socializing, redefined. Experience the redesigned Living Room Bar, a fusion of dynamic decor and creative energy that reflects the feel of downtown San Francisco's SoMa District. Hang out in an inviting and chic space infused with radiating colors and electric beats brought to you by a live DJ. Explore the visionary selection of eight locally praised beers and a range of international specialty brews on tap at our San Francisco bar. Sip an expertly crafted cocktail or a neat whiskey, and enjoy locally founded tastes from TRACE. Located on the first floor, Living Room San Francisco is open everyday from 11:30AM-1:30AM

Trace - Taste organic, fresh California style cooking at our restaurant, TRACE. Fusing the vibrant cultures of the Bay Area with a dedication to socially responsible food created from local grown and sustainable, TRACE San Francisco offers an eco-friendly dining experience. The TRACE team brings creative meal selections with seasonal local, organic cuisine. Our San Francisco restaurant offers an award-winning wine list with over 200 organic or biodynamic wines from around the world and the 100% organic coffee.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel offers a 24-hour fitness center with changing rooms and showers, free weights, and weight machines. Cardio equipment includes stair machines, exercise bikes, treadmills, and cross trainers, most of which come equipped with personal televisions.

The W hotel is located across the street from Yerba Buena Gardens, home to a children's playground, an ice-skating rink, and a bowling alley. The public-play Presidio Golf Course is located four miles from the hotel in Presidio State Park, and Lincoln Park Golf Course, which affords views of the Golden Gate Bridge, is five miles away. The Embarcadero waterfront walkway, one mile from the hotel, has a paved pathway for running, walking, and cycling.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 40

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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

The hotel requires credit card or debit card authorization at check-in to register and for incidentals. Any unused funds authorized on debit cards may take up to 30 business days after check-out to become available.


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 14.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 14.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 56.00 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per pet, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Up to 2 children 17 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. 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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