Located in the San Francisco theater district with a BART and MUNI station at its entrance, this downtown hotel is 6 blocks from Union Square and within a mile of Moscone Center and SFMOMA.
The Serrano Hotel is steps away from Union Square, perfectly positioned in the Theater District of San Francisco, 2 blocks from the Powell Street cable car.
The San Francisco Marriott Marquis is steps from Union Square shopping, Chinatown, cable cars, and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
This elegant and historic 1904 hotel offers a prime location across from San Francisco's Union Square; cable cars stop right at the front door, and the Financial District and Chinatown are both just 4 blocks away.
Fairmont San Francisco is located atop swanky Nob Hill, the only spot in the city where every cable car line intersects. Guests can hop a ride past the Cable Car Museum to Pier 39 and Fisherman’s Wharf, or walk 4 minutes to Chinatown. Union Square is just a half-mile away.
Rising 36 stories above Union Square, this sleek, contemporary hotel is 1 block from cable cars, 3 blocks from Westfield San Francisco Centre shopping mall, and 4 blocks from the Financial District.
With all the buzz about real estate in the Golden State, finding affordable hotels and motels near downtown San Francisco may seem daunting. But it’s not! Consider these guest-loved, budget-approved places to stay and breathe easy:
There’s an old saying that if you want to get to know a culture, you sit down and eat a meal with the locals. When you visit San Francisco, that means you’re going to do a lot of eating. You can taste, touch, smell, and see the world in one city, so we hope you can wield chopsticks and roll Ethiopian injera.
Writer Benjamin F. Taylor once said, “San Francisco is a city where people are never more abroad than when they are at home.” And when you stay in hotels near downtown San Francisco, you’re right in the center of that experience.
Anchor your upcoming excursion in the downtown area to easily explore a patchwork quilt of rich histories and vibrant communities. From a home base in one of our San Francisco hotels downtown, you can people-watch for hours in Union Square, walk to street markets of Chinatown, and climb the city’s famous hills for gorgeous views of the bay. For the laid-back vibes of a California beach town, leave the hills for San Francisco’s north coast and peaceful Baker Beach, and trade skyscrapers for secluded hiking trails.
There’s no time like the present to embrace the beauty and mystery of the City by the Bay. Why should you wait any longer to wander down the legendary streets of Old San Francisco? Travelocity will help you secure the perfect accommodation at a price that won’t leave you bereft of souvenir money. Our cheap hotels in downtown San Francisco ensure you have a place to stay and recharge after your days spent chasing high adventure—without harming your savings account. You know what we call that, wise wanderer? Traveling smartly. Book your trip today—we’ll see you there tomorrow.