Get an overview of this hotelDowntown Phoenix hotel, near convention center

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Business center
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Hotel San Carlos - Downtown Convention Center is in the heart of Phoenix, walking distance from Orpheum Theatre and Herberger Theater Center.

This historic hotel is within close proximity of Phoenix Symphony Hall and Arizona State University - Downtown Phoenix.

Make yourself at home in one of the 129 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and coffee/tea makers.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility.

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Phoenix? This hotel has 1300 square feet (121 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms.

Hotel San Carlos - Downtown Convention Center

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Hotel San Carlos, located in downtown Phoenix and within 5 blocks of numerous attractions, features a restaurant-- the Seamus McCaffrey's--and several street-front shops, including a barber shop, MacIam iPhone store, a $25.00 Chiropractic, and a gift shop. The hotel offers 24-hour fitness facilities, an onsite business center, and 2 meeting rooms totaling 1,300 square feet. The Phoenix Downtown offer various parking options for guests to park on their own. A sundeck with pool on the third floor allows guests to bask in the Phoenix sun or go for a swim. Self parking is also available (surcharge).

  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Year Built 1928 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 121 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Luggage storage 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1300 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Total number of rooms - 129 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Rice Paper - Serving lunch and dinner.

Seamus McCaffrey's - Serving lunch and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

On a third-floor sundeck with cushioned chairs and lounges, a 33-by-20-foot heated freeform pool provides year-round swimming. Potted plants and globe streetlights grace the deck.

The Ghost Lounge features dinner and a haunted mansion show on Friday and Saturday night (upon request and subject to availability). On Monday nights, the Ghost Lounge offers swing dancing.

Hotel San Carlos - Downtown Convention Center offers a discount day-pass at a 24-hour health club across the street that includes an indoor swimming pool, racquetball and squash courts, outdoor tennis courts, and exercise classes such as spinning, yoga, and aerobics.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • 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 or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available

Hotel Name

  • Hotel San Carlos Convention Center
  • Hotel San Carlos Downtown Convention Center
  • San Carlos Convention Center
  • San Carlos Downtown Convention Center
  • Hotel San Carlos Downtown Convention Center Phoenix
  • San Carlos Downtown Convention Center Phoenix

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.

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