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Top Downtown San Francisco Historic Hotels

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Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

4.0 out of 5.0 450 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA
4.8/5
(6 Reviews)
This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Families will appreciate the onsite laundry facilities and in-room childcare. WiFi in public areas is free.
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Huntington Hotel

Huntington Hotel

4.5 out of 5.0 1075 California St, San Francisco, CA
4.7/5
(7 Reviews)
A full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this luxury hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. You'll appreciate the fitness center, bar/lounge, and laundry facilities.
$135
White Swan Inn

White Swan Inn

3.5 out of 5.0 845 Bush St, San Francisco, CA
4.6/5
(17 Reviews)
This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free breakfast and free WiFi. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free Internet in public areas. A terrace, limo/town car service, and a computer station are also on offer.
$115
InterContinental Mark Hopkins

InterContinental Mark Hopkins

4.0 out of 5.0 999 California Street, San Francisco, CA
4.4/5
(14 Reviews)
A restaurant and a fitness center are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. Dry cleaning, luggage storage, and concierge services are also on offer.
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Chancellor Hotel on Union Square

Chancellor Hotel on Union Square

3.5 out of 5.0 433 Powell St, San Francisco, CA
4.4/5
(34 Reviews)
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Express check-out, a computer station, and dry cleaning are also on offer.
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Handlery Union Square Hotel

Handlery Union Square Hotel

3.5 out of 5.0 351 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
4.2/5
(13 Reviews)
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Families will appreciate the onsite laundry facilities and in-room childcare. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free WiFi.
$269
Fairmont San Francisco

Fairmont San Francisco

5.0 out of 5.0 950 Mason Street Atop Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA
4.2/5
(12 Reviews)
This luxury hotel's 2 restaurants, 2 bars/lounges, and health club are some of the featured amenities. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 22 conference rooms, 24-hour business center, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the a rooftop terrace and perks like free WiFi.
$179
The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square

The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square

4.0 out of 5.0 335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA
4/5
(19 Reviews)
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 36 conference rooms, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. Express check-in, express check-out, and dry cleaning are also on offer.
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Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco

Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco

5.0 out of 5.0 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA
3.8/5
(12 Reviews)
This luxury hotel includes 2 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the fitness center and visit the 2 bars/lounges and bar/lounge for drinks.
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The Andrews Hotel

The Andrews Hotel

3.0 out of 5.0 624 Post St, San Francisco, CA
3.8/5
(14 Reviews)
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas and valet parking. Enjoy the free on-the-go breakfast each morning.
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Hotel Whitcomb

Hotel Whitcomb

3.5 out of 5.0 1231 Market St, San Francisco, CA
3.6/5
(55 Reviews)
This hotel features a fitness center and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 11 conference rooms, business center, and valet parking. A coffee shop, a snack bar/deli, and express check-in are also on offer.
$126
The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square BW Premier Collection

The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square BW Premier Collection

3.5 out of 5.0 524 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA
3/5
(3 Reviews)
This hotel features free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and valet parking. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, express check-out, and airport shuttle. A lobby fireplace, a library, and a computer station are also on offer.
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Downtown San Francisco Historic Hotels

If you’re a fan of learning about centuries gone by, or perhaps you just love the architecture of yesteryear, consider a historic hotel the next time you travel. Downtown San Francisco historic hotels put you near where all the momentous events in the area occurred, and where the old, vintage buildings stand.

When you book a room at one of the historical hotels in Downtown San Francisco, you’ll experience the past come alive. Visit all the famous landmarks nearby and snap a few pictures for the scrapbook. Be sure to ask the hotel staff about visits from historical figures and then head back to relax in your hotel room after a long day of sightseeing tours and artwork exhibits.

As much as you love history, you also love modern amenities, and you can have the best of both worlds on this trip. These accommodations range from plush to quaint, and you’ll have all the conveniences you need to relax and rejuvenate. And you don’t need have Rockefeller as your last name to be able to afford a place to rest your head. There are a wide variety of cheap historic hotels in Downtown San Francisco that cater to everyone, no matter your budget.

Whatever your reason for visiting Downtown San Francisco, make sure you book your stay with Travelocity. Our Price Guarantee will ensure that you have plenty of extra cash to spend at all the museum gift shops


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