El Capitan Hotel

2-star Hotel with Free Wi-Fi

2361 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

+1 415 695 1597

based on 21 reviews

Fri 9/22
Sat 9/23

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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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • ATM on-site
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safe
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • 24hr front desk


  • Microwave
  • Kitchen

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle


  • Hairdryer


  • Laundry facilities


  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Safe


  • Free Wi-Fi

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

Top landmarks

Asian Art Museum1.5 mi
Museum of Modern Art2.1 mi
Grace Cathedral2.3 mi
Cable Car Museum2.5 mi
California Academy of Sciences2.7 mi
De Young Museum2.8 mi
Lombard Street3.0 mi
Exploratorium3.1 mi
Golden Gate Park3.2 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Arabian Nights0.0 mi
Gashead Tavern0.0 mi
Las Tinajas Restaurant0.0 mi
Bissap Baobab0.0 mi
Cha Cha Cha0.0 mi
Little Heaven Deli0.0 mi
Bruno's0.0 mi
Charanga Restaurant0.0 mi
Bruno's0.0 mi

El Capitan Hotel Reviews

MediocreBased on 21 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)

El Capitan Hotel room booking info

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

  • How does El Capitan Hotel compare to other 2 star hotels in San Francisco?

    2 star hotels in San Francisco typically cost $177/night, but El Capitan Hotel is typically available for $135/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • How far is El Capitan Hotel from San Francisco?

    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.

  • What is the best way to get to El Capitan Hotel from 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.

  • Does El Capitan Hotel have a pool?

    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.

  • How close is El Capitan Hotel to San Francisco city center?

    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.

  • What is the phone number for El Capitan Hotel?

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

  • Does El Capitan Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

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

  • What time is check-out for El Capitan Hotel?

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

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