Holiday Inn Express San Francisco Union Square

235 O Farrell StreetSan Francisco94102USA
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About Holiday Inn Express San Francisco Union Square

Holiday Inn Express San Francisco Union Square is a leisure hotel situated in the heart of San Francisco and within walking distance of attractions.

All of the standard guestrooms are smoke-free and provide ensuites with hairdryers and free toiletries. Local phone calls, device charging outlets, free Wi-Fi, cable TV and a work desk come with every room. Plus, some rooms at Holiday Inn Express San Francisco Union Square have adjoining features.

Paid valet parking and a fitness centre are available at the hotel. Furthermore, there is a large flat-screen TV in the lobby lounge, which is decorated with contemporary artwork.

Guests are welcome to visit the dining area for the free Express Start hot and cold breakfast buffet each morning. The hotel is also within walking distance of bars, nightclubs and restaurants for other food and drink throughout the day.

The hotel is situated near the Curran Theatre, Lombard Street, Powell Street BART station, and Alcatraz Island Museum.


235 O Farrell Street, San Francisco, 94102, USA
Telephone: +1(415)9511500 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Organized activities
  • PC with internet
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Cable TV
  • Desk
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Positive Reviews

Perfect for Checking out Union Square

For those travellers visiting San Francisco, and particularly Union Square, this hotel makes a great home base. Whether visiting Alcatraz, the museums or the area stores, several people mentioned that this hotel is perfectly located. Plus, it's within walking distance of public transportation, including the famous cable cars.

Basic Comfortable Rooms

Guest remarked that they really enjoyed the newness of the room particularly since it's in a city with older accommodations. Others also stated that the hotel in general is well-kept, which made for a comfortable stay.

Breakfast Is a Perfect Start

The guests stated that they enjoyed the breakfast offered at the hotel. In addition to standard continental items, they also enjoyed having the hot food options.

Negative Reviews

Rest May Be Difficult

Travellers mentioned the rooms lack soundproofing. In addition, guests' remarked that this hotel is located right next to a nightclub. Because of this, it can get rather noisy in the evening. Visitors added that if you're looking for quiet place to unwind during your travels, you may want to look elsewhere since the party goes on until the early morning hours.

Parking Expensive in the City

According to visitors, they felt that the parking fees at the hotel can be rather exorbitant. For instance, guests who parked at the hotel said they weren't expecting such a large bill or they mentioned they wished they'd parked at one of the parking structures nearby the hotel instead.

Rooms Somewhat Smallish

Visitors didn't have an huge issue with room size, particularly given the fact that the hotel is within a larger city, although other visitors did. They mentioned they felt crowded because they expected a larger room based on the amount they paid for the location.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 477 reviews across the web
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8.4 out of 10 based on 477 reviews