The Cartwright Hotel, Union Square, BW Premier Collection


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524 Sutter Street
San Francisco, California 94102-1102
United States


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Hotel Overview

San Francisco is famous for its rich culture and diverse neighborhoods, not to mention it's one of the most vibrant, eclectic and exhilarating cities in the country. From the hills of Chinatown and North Beach to its sweeping bridges, which you can explore on foot, bike or double-decker tour bus, there's no doubt that you will be able keep yourself entertained for weeks at a time.

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Located just one block from Union Square, in the epicenter of the city's best shopping, dining and entertainment venues. The hotel is also walking distance to China Town, North Beach, the Financial District and Moscone Center. Just a half a block away is the famous Powell Street cable car line, where you can catch a ride to top San Francisco attractions such as Fisherman's Wharf and Alcatraz. Union Square's plaza is just steps away, known for its local music and art shows.

Dine at the city's most celebrated restaurants and sample the latest food innovations for which the city has become famous. Explore the city's countless tourist attractions such as the spectacular Golden Gate Bridge, and take a ride through the city's notorious yet energizing fog, setting your eyes on the wondrous parks and landmarks along the way. Browse the nearby boutiques and department stores in and around the bustling Union Square area. And enjoy all of this while staying at Cartwright Hotel Union Square, located in the heart of one of the world's most vibrant cities.

Apart from its excellent location and quintessential San Francisco charm, The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier Collection® offers thoughtful amenities and premium guest services, making it the perfect choice for business and leisure travelers looking for comfort and convenience in the thick of all that San Francisco has to offer.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel’s discretion.
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Smaller rooms, Great location”
By Patrick S
on 12-Feb-18

The rooms in this hotel are small and minimalist but are perfect for my type of traveling. Definitely designed for you travelers who want to explore the city all day and come back to a comfortable...

“Noisy no sleep”
By Wounderlust2000
Chicago, Illinois on 10-Feb-18

This was the loudest room I’ve ever stayed in. They should tell you before booking or at check in. No air conditioning either and you can’t open the windows because of the noise. Also someone can...

“Nice staff - Older hotel”
By Charlesvincent A
Amissville, Virginia on 09-Feb-18

I stayed at this hotel as part of a business trip, my work site was at the Philip Burton Federal Building off of Golden Gate avenue, roughly a mile away. Location wise this hotel is central to...

“Excellent location with excellent service”
By mj12345j
Juneau, Alaska on 09-Feb-18

Located in Union square close to many great places to eat and access to easy transportation. No vehicle needed as everything was available by public transportation. Staff was extremely helpful in...

“So Cute!!”
By sarah m
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on 02-Feb-18

Loved this hotel!! I looked for hours for a hotel in San Francisco that wasn't going to charge me an arm and a leg for a one night stay and parking, and finally landed on this place. I couldn't be...


Hotel Amenities


  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Breakfast available, nominal fee
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridors
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge, services from 7 a.m. - 11 p.m.
  • Multilingual staff, English, Spanish, Chinese, Tagalog
  • Porterage/bell services
  • Dry cleaning, same day available
  • Express check out
  • Late check out, depends on hotel availability. Inquire at front desk prior to your departure date.
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center, 24 hours, free, two workstations and a printer
  • Computer available
  • Audio/visual equipment and services
  • Dataports, available
  • Meeting facilities. Pacific Heights Meeting room offers 920 square feet with a max capacity of 70. We also have an overflow area right outside the meeting room that may be rented.
  • Catering
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hearing impaired services, TDD phone, Signer
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Lobby Fireplace. What better way to end a long day than by curling up in front of a glowing fire? Relax with a good book, get a little work done or perhaps play one of our board games while you enjoy the comforts of our plush fireside couches.
  • Self-parking fee and valet parking fee are available for guests. Off-site parking is at 750 Bush Street, one block from the hotel. Off-site valet parking is $45 and off-site garage parking is nominal fee $35.
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  • Cable or satellite television, CNN® or other 24 hour news station
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • AM/FM radio stereo. All rooms come with an AM/FM Bluetooth radio that offers a charging station and an auxiliary cable.
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator available. All Junior Suites have refrigerators. We also rent out refrigerators for $5.00 per day.
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Speaker phone
  • Voice mail
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Room service 24 hours
  • Wake-up calls
  • Sofabed available. Sleeper couch/sofabed available in suites only.
  • Adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs, available
  • Rollaway beds, available, not guaranteed

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 6

  • Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
  • Bathtub seat available
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Closed-caption TV
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Visual alarm available
  • Knock lights available
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Walk-in shower available
  • Emergency alerting lighting
  • Extra wide doors in bathrooms
  • Lowered vanity areas
  • Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
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