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Sir Francis Drake Hotel

450 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

+1 415 392 7755

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based on 328 reviews

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About Sir Francis Drake Hotel, San Francisco

Value for money

Steps from Union Square Plaza, Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel is located in San Francisco and offers historic accommodation. It is set amongst a variety of shops and boutiques and is minutes on foot from Powell Street Station. There are a range of amenities available to guests of the hotel, including express check-in/check-out, valet parking and car hire. Airport transfers, a laundry service, a dry cleaning service and babysitting/child services are available upon request. Just minutes from nearby clubs and bars, this 4-star hotel also allows guests to discover the best of the local nightlife. Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel has 416 rooms, all of which are equipped with a variety of amenities to ensure a comfortable stay. Those traveling as a family or in a group can benefit from connecting rooms that are suitably furnished. The hotel's fine dining restaurant boasts a terrace. Each evening, guests are able to wind down in the comfortable lounge bar. A choice of eating options are also found in the area. Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel is within walking distance of San Francisco Ferry Building, connecting guests with the surrounding area. Transamerica Pyramid, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and San Francisco Cable Car System are a short stroll away.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Spa
  • Laundry service

Services and conveniences

  • Wedding services
  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Express check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee shop

Things to do

  • Shops (on site)
  • Bicycle rental
  • Golf


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Internet


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/child services (surcharge)


  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Safe


  • Fitness center


  • Spa

Places of interest near Sir Francis Drake Hotel

Attractions in San Francisco, California curated by momondo

Sir Francis Drake Hotel location: 450 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102


Union Square0.1 mi
555 California Street0.4 mi
San Francisco Mint0.4 mi
Museum of Modern Art0.5 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Sears Fine Food0.0 mi
Lizzie's Starlight0.0 mi
Scala's Bistro0.0 mi
Golden Gate Grill0.0 mi

Sir Francis Drake Hotel Reviews

GoodBased on 328 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Decor, service and location all great" (in 136 reviews)
  • convenience and hospitable staff. (in 109 reviews)
  • Excellent hotel with brilliant staff (in 108 reviews)
Cons -
  • "Overpriced, room Had dirty Pillows" (in 80 reviews)
  • Room was small windows filthy (in 52 reviews)
  • The hotel was very blah. (in 47 reviews)

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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Drive distance from San Francisco to Sir Francis Drake Hotel and vice versa is 11.7 mi and the overall drive time is about 35min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Sir Francis Drake Hotel. The nearest airport to the hotel is San Francisco.

  • Yes, Sir Francis Drake Hotel does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in San Francisco for those looking for something different. If you are staying at Sir Francis Drake Hotel, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Judging by our data, Sir Francis Drake Hotel does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Sir Francis Drake Hotel at +1 415 392 7755.

  • 0.2 mi separate the front steps of Sir Francis Drake Hotel and the city center of San Francisco where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course SHN Curran Theatre, a very popular landmark in San Francisco.

  • For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Sir Francis Drake Hotel, call +1 415 392 7755.

  • Yes, Sir Francis Drake Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Yes, there is a gym available to guests of Sir Francis Drake Hotel. For gym hours, it is best to ask the front desk clerk during check-in.

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