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Hotel G, San Francisco

by Megan DuBois
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by Megan DuBois
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From finalizing hotel and travel reservations to researching the best activities and attractions, taking a trip to a big city often requires a lot of planning. However, if your travels take you to San Francisco, you won't need to worry about accommodations. Instead, look further than Hotel G. The boutique hotel offers spacious and comfortable rooms and an incredible, ultra-convenient downtown location. 

What You Need to Know

The Look of Hotel G San Francisco 

It's All in the Details

Hotel G San Francisco is housed in a historic building that dates back to 1909. However, it's since undergone extensive refurbishments. The latest renovation was completed in 2014, when the hotel was restored to showcase its historic charm.

From the moment you walk under the lit marquee outside the hotel, you know you're in for a treat. The small lobby is filled with lush greenery and a cozy sitting area. The ultra-modern common spaces lead into minimalist guest rooms, which are outfitted with modern furniture and a few accent pieces.

The Vibe at Hotel G San Francisco

At Hotel G San Francisco, laid-back luxury is the vibe, and modern minimalism is the look. Common areas have a modern industrial design complete with wood floors, wrought iron railings, and pops of bright colors like orange and yellow. The hotel does have on-site dining, but you'll also be within steps of some of the best restaurants in San Francisco. 

Who Will Love Hotel G San Francisco

Couples and business travelers will enjoy Hotel G San Francisco the most. The hotel's location draws in couples looking to explore a new city without having to drive for an extensive amount of time. Meanwhile, business travelers can utilize the spacious board room, which can accommodate up to 10 people. After meetings, business travelers can explore the area or enjoy a meal with coworkers at one of the many nearby restaurants. 

Who Might Not Love Hotel G San Francisco 

Larger families may want to look elsewhere for accommodations. While the hotel does allow kids, most of the rooms are small. Plus, there's not much at the hotel for kids and families to do. 

Best Amenity at Hotel G San Francisco

Its central location, for sure. The Hotel G San Francisco puts you right in the middle of downtown. You're also right across the street from Union Square and the cable car lines. Most of the tourist attractions in the city are within walking distance or easily accessible via nearby public transportation. 

Money Matters 

What's Included at Hotel G San Francisco

Included with a stay at the Hotel G San Francisco is access to the gym and on-site dining options. Additionally, each room is equipped with wifi, a coffee maker, complimentary boxed water, robes and slippers, a voice-enabled concierge device, a personalized in-room fitness app, and TV streaming services. 

Fees and Extra Costs You Should Know About at Hotel G San Francisco

A $29 mandatory hotel fee is added to your bill each night of your stay. If you're driving to the hotel, expect to pay a nightly fee of $45 (standard car parking) or $55 (oversized car parking). 

How to Get a Deal at the Hotel G San Francisco

Scoring a deal here can be tricky, though check the offers tab on their website for the latest promotions.  Otherwise, the best way to get a deal is to be flexible with your travel dates and look for the cheapest nights to stay. Book directly with the hotel for the lowest rates. 

Getting There

In the Neighborhood of the Hotel G San Francisco

The Hotel G San Francisco is conveniently located in the heart of San Francisco. Across the street are Union Square and the cable car lines. The hotel is also just a short five-minute walk to Market Street and the Powell Street metro station. Further away -- but still easily accessible -- are Ghirardelli Square, Fisherman's Wharf, and Coit Tower. Also, do not leave San Francisco without visiting Golden Gate Park, where you can have a picnic and take in the iconic Golden Gate Bridge views. 

Nearest Airport to the Hotel G San Francisco

The nearest airport to the Hotel G San Francisco is the San Francisco International Airport, which is around 14 miles away. 

The Bottom Line

Couples and business travelers will enjoy the Hotel G San Francisco for its prime location and accessibility to the city's best activities. 

It's All in the Details