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El Capitan Hotel

2-stars hotel with Free Wi-Fi

2361 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

+1 415 695 1597

based on 157 reviews


per night

About El Capitan Hotel, San Francisco

Value for money
El Capitan Hotel is located in San Francisco and is within a short walk of nearby sightseeing spots, such as The LAB and Redstone Building. It is set amongst a range of restaurants and cafés and is within a 10-minute walk of 16th Street Mission Bart Station. El Capitan Hotel has been recently refurbished and features an airport shuttle, a 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi. It also has laundry facilities, a safe and luggage storage. Hotel El Capitan features rooms equipped with a hair dryer. The hostel is situated amongst the area's popular attractions, including Dolores Park and San Francisco Armory, which are a short walk away. Union Square Plaza is a short car trip from the hotel.

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Deluxe Rooms - Water view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed



$93 totalExpedia
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Standard Rooms - Ocean view
1 double bed

1 double bed



$78 totalExpedia
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Double Rooms - Panoramic view
2 double beds

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$99 totalExpedia
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Queen Rooms - City view
1 queen bed

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • ATM on-site

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • 24hr front desk


  • Shared kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Coffee machine
  • Kitchen

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Sofa
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available


  • Alarm clock


  • Fax/photocopying


  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Places of interest near El Capitan Hotel

Attractions in San Francisco, California curated by momondo

El Capitan Hotel location: 2361 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110


Fillmore Street1.1 mi
Bottom of the Hill1.3 mi
Bill Graham Civic Auditorium1.3 mi
San Francisco City Hall1.4 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Casements Bar0.0 mi
Gashead Tavern0.0 mi
Little Heaven Deli0.0 mi
Las Tinajas Restaurant0.0 mi

El Capitan Hotel Reviews

MediocreBased on 157 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Very pleasant staff and great coffee! (in 24 reviews)
  • Friendly staff and good location. (in 14 reviews)
  • Mission district is perfect (in 5 reviews)
Cons -
  • Cockroach on premise outside room. (in 51 reviews)
  • The rooms were dirty. (in 50 reviews)
  • "not clean, no free parking" (in 26 reviews)

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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • 2 star hotels in San Francisco typically cost $170/night, but El Capitan Hotel is typically available for $73/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • If there is no traffic, the 9.8 mi drive between San Francisco and El Capitan Hotel should only take about 29min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • With parking available at El Capitan Hotel, you could always rent a car for as low as $26/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting San Francisco. A very popular option for travelers staying at El Capitan Hotel would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from San Francisco directly to the hotel.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at El Capitan Hotel. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +1 415 695 1597.

  • El Capitan Hotel is just 2.2 mi away from San Francisco city center. The closest landmark to the center of San Francisco is SHN Curran Theatre, which is very accessible to El Capitan Hotel guests.

  • The best contact number for El Capitan Hotel is +1 415 695 1597.

  • Yes, El Capitan Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Standard check-out time at El Capitan Hotel is 11:00 AM. Guests can check in after 2:00 PM.

  • The average price for a night at El Capitan Hotel found recently is $104 and can go as low as $60/night. Please note that rates may be impacted by travel dates, room type, and availability. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

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