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.
The outdoor pool will be closed until April 6 for renovation. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
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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.
I’ve stayed here in the past. The hotel has been remodeled since the last time I was here making the rooms bigger. I like the location. It’s an old hotel so there’s not a lot of amenities but we...
We ended up changing hotels and coming to the Cartwright house The rooms were Great, the staff was OUTSTANDING. I would recommend this hotel very much. Since it was a last minute booking I was afraid...
By Brian F
Hannibal on 14-Jun-2018
Our stay at The Cartwright hotel in downtown San Fransisco was absolutely amazing. From our arrival to our departure from the room to the staff. The concierge upon our arrival was great! He was...
Traverse City, Michigan on 11-Jun-2018
Nice friendly greeting on arrival. Quick check in. A deposit is required. Room was spacious with plenty of power and USB points/TV/Coffee maker/alarm clock/radio. Bathroom is compact but has...
Preston, United Kingdom on 09-Jun-2018
The hotel staff was terrific. The lobby has old school San Francisco charm. The rooms are small and have what you need. The remodeling brings modern updates to wearing interiors. Bathroom is tiny and...
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
Audio/visual equipment and services
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.
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 $52 and off-site garage parking is nominal fee $42.
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.
Refrigerator available. All Junior Suites have refrigerators. We also rent out refrigerators for $5.00 per day.
Iron, ironing board
High-speed Internet access
Direct dial telephone
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Room service 24 hours
Sofabed available. Sleeper couch/sofabed available in suites only.