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Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

450 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102, United States
+1 415 392 7755

Cheapest
rate per night

7.7

Good
based on 2,448 reviews
Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel - San Francisco, CA, United States
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Provider Nightly total
TripAdvisor $151
Roomer $200
Roomer $200
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 0.4 km
Location rating 9.4
Nearest airport San Francisco
Distance to airport 18.8 km

Rooms

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Deluxe rooms

$333+

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Queen bed
$333 per night
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Queen bed
$463 per night
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Queen bed
$471 per night
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Queen bed
$693 per night

Queen rooms

$224+

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Queen bed
$1,259 per night
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Unknown
$224 per night
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Unknown
$225 per night
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Unknown
$256 per night
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Unknown
$256 per night
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Unknown
$266 per night
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Unknown
$277 per night
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Unknown
$277 per night
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Queen bed
$283 per night
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Unknown
$288 per night
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Queen bed
$291 per night
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Unknown
$298 per night
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Queen bed
$306 per night
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Queen bed
$309 per night
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Unknown
$309 per night
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Queen bed
$315 per night
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Queen bed
$319 per night
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Unknown
$319 per night
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Unknown
$319 per night
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Unknown
$347 per night
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Queen bed
$348 per night
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Queen bed
$349 per night
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Queen bed
$364 per night
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Queen bed
$365 per night
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Queen bed
$376 per night
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Queen bed
$380 per night
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Queen bed
$440 per night
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Unknown
$464 per night
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Unknown
$486 per night
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Queen bed
$531 per night

Double rooms

$233+

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Unknown
$233 per night
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$296 per night
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$321 per night
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Unknown
$326 per night
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Double bed
$380 per night
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Double bed
$616 per night

Standard rooms

$214+

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$214 per night
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Unknown
$222 per night
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Unknown
$241 per night
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Unknown
$245 per night
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Unknown
$247 per night
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Unknown
$248 per night
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Unknown
$278 per night
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Unknown
$300 per night
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Unknown
$304 per night
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Unknown
$309 per night
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Unknown
$329 per night
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Unknown
$329 per night
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Unknown
$333 per night
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Unknown
$360 per night
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Unknown
$370 per night
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Unknown
$373 per night
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Unknown
$415 per night
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$447 per night
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$478 per night
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Unknown
$551 per night
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Unknown
$573 per night

Classic rooms

$288+

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King bed
$1,971 per night
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Queen bed
$288 per night
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Unknown
$298 per night
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Unknown
$299 per night
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Queen bed
$309 per night
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Double bed
$309 per night
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King bed
$316 per night
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Unknown
$335 per night
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King bed
$344 per night
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Unknown
$347 per night
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Queen bed
$350 per night
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Double bed
$351 per night
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Queen bed
$365 per night
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Queen bed
$365 per night
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Double bed
$370 per night
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Queen bed
$371 per night
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Queen bed
$371 per night
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Queen bed
$371 per night
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Unknown
$371 per night
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Double bed
$383 per night
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Unknown
$389 per night
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Double bed
$395 per night
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Double bed
$399 per night
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Unknown
$406 per night
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Double bed
$407 per night
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Double bed
$435 per night
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Unknown
$436 per night
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Queen bed
$539 per night
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Unknown
$577 per night
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Unknown
$577 per night

King rooms

$151+

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King bed
$1,004 per night
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Unknown
$151 per night
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Unknown
$231 per night
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King bed
$316 per night
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King bed
$678 per night

Reviews

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+
bathroom very small in 142 reviews
beautiful hotel in 216 reviews
cable car in 34 reviews
coffee in the lobby in 43 reviews
elevators were slow in 101 reviews
free coffee in the morning in 44 reviews
great location in 458 reviews
lobby bar in 49 reviews
long wait in 10 reviews
room service in 334 reviews
staff was wonderful in 268 reviews
union square in 165 reviews
valet parking in 61 reviews
way too small in 8 reviews
wine hour in 86 reviews
  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    9.0

    Architecture, location

  • Good
    Nov 2019
    8.0

    Location

    Room was small.

  • Okay
    Nov 2019
    5.7

    Good location. Friendly concierge and staff.

    old, musky facilities. Porcelain in bathroom looks yellowish. Rooms tiny. “Amenities fee” makes no sense. Only “amenity” is a Glass of wine in the afternoon. They should charge for that explicitly instead of through a Flat fee

  • Good
    Nov 2019
    8.0

    Location. Free wine tasting.

  • Poor
    Nov 2019
    1.0

    Nothing Nothing

    Every thing

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About

Overview

Sir Francis Drake attracts both business and leisure travelers with its great location close to Union Square and public transportation, including a cable car that runs directly right outside the hotel.

Proud of its historic past and its position as one of the older hotels in the area, the Drake retains its historic character while keeping its design and amenities updated for the modern traveler. The hotel is proud of its design but also prides itself on creating camaraderie among guests through programs such as its free wine hour each evening and its pet-friendly policy.

Located blocks from Union Square, The Drake features views of the Square from many rooms as well as the hotel's nightclub. Sir Francis Drake is well-situated for seeing all of San Francisco's most popular sites including numerous department stores, galleries, and theaters, as well as bars and restaurants. Several public transportation options are also available. For guests who want to stay in for the night, The Drake features its own restaurant and bar.

Housed in a historic building, the rooms are attractive, modern, clean, and up-to-date. There are several room types available in a range of sizes. Suite accommodations allow more space and beautiful views of Nob Hill and/or Union Square. Business travelers appreciate the dedicated work spaces in the rooms, while leisure guests enjoy the in-room spa treatments that are available. Also part of a stay at Sir Francis Drake is free morning coffee and tea, a free wine happy hour every evening, and a pet-friendly policy.

A prime location close to Union Square, Sir Francis Drake Hotel is considered one of the best luxury hotels in the San Francisco area.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

7.7 Good

based on 2,448 reviews

9.4

Location

7.5

Service

4.8

Amenities

3.0

Comfort

Things to know

  • Friendly service

Check in

15:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Parking
Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
ATM on-site
Business centre
Car hire
Concierge service
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Bicycle hire
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Storage available
Lift
Massage
Laundry facilities
Spa
Express check out
Hairdryer
Coffee shop
Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
Free Internet
Wedding services
Airport shuttle

FAQs when booking at Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

Where is Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel located?

Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel is located at 450 Powell Street in Union Square Area, 0.4 km from the centre of San Francisco. Grace Cathedral is the closest landmark to Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel?

Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel.

Does Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel offer free parking?

No, Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel does not offer free parking.

Does Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel from the airport?

Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel is 18.7 km from Oakland. Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel is 18.8 km from San Francisco.

Does Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel have a pool?

No, Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel does not have a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Grace Cathedral 0.5 km
  • Cable Car Museum 0.7 km
  • Museum of Modern Art 0.7 km
  • Asian Art Museum 1.2 km
  • Exploratorium 1.6 km
  • Lombard Street 1.7 km

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Getting Around

Oakland 18.7 km
San Francisco 18.8 km
San Francisco (Conv Ctr), California 0.8 km
San Francisco (Civic Center), California 1.1 km

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