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Cable car: 2 blocks
The English-style inn is on San Francisco's Nob Hill, 2 blocks from a cable car line, 4 blocks from Union Square and Chinatown, and 1 mile from Moscone Center and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
Wine in the parlor
In addition to a complimentary breakfast buffet with home-made Irish Soda bread, the White Swan Inn hosts a nightly reception with wine and hors d'oeuvres. Tea and coffee are served all day, and fresh-baked cookies each afternoon.
The non-smoking White Swan Inn offers 26 individually decorated guestrooms, all with gas fireplaces. Teddy bears are perched atop two-poster beds. Wet bars are stocked with complimentary beverages. Rollaway beds based on availability.
- Comfortable rooms
- Good location
- Helpful staff
- Guestroom size
White Swan Inn
Brimming with British charm, the White Swan Inn is on San Francisco's fabled Nob Hill, 4 blocks from Union Square and Chinatown. Cable cars, 2 blocks away, provide easy access to Union Square, Fisherman's Wharf, and other popular destinations.
Complimentary perks include a breakfast buffet, freshly baked cookies with tea, and evening wine and hors d'oeuvres served fireside in the book-lined parlor. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel.
- 24-hour front desk
- Arcade/game room
- Number of floors - 5
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Business center
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Free breakfast
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 26
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (meters) - 33
- RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free WiFi
- Computer station
- One meeting room
- Year Built 1915
- Conference space size (feet) - 360
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Arcade/game room
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)
- Designer toiletries
- Shower only
- Individually decorated
- Free bottled water
- Coffee/tea maker
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Iron/ironing board
- Premium bedding
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Cable TV service
- Free WiFi
- LCD TV
Where to Eat
A daily complimentary breakfast buffet includes freshly baked bread, hot meat and egg dishes, pastries, cereal, juice, fruit, coffee, and tea.
The inn also hosts a complimentary evening reception with wine and hors d'oeuvres.
The White Swan Inn does not have its own restaurant, but numerous dining options are in the surrounding area.
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Nearby Things to Do
San Francisco's steep hills provide a healthy walk combined with spectacular views of the city, bridges, and bay. Guests can also take the cable car to Fisherman's Wharf, where a wide waterfront path offers plentiful options: the Ferry Building Marketplace offers gourmet goodies in one direction, while beaches, parks, and Golden Gate Bridge can be explored in the other. Bike rentals are available at Fisherman's Wharf, providing a scenic option for exploring Golden Gate Bridge.
The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.
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 20 per night.
- Cribs (infant beds) are 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 are required at check-in for incidental charges.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
- Valet parking fee: USD 45 - 50 per day (in/out privileges)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night
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