W San Francisco

181 3Rd Street, San Francisco, California, United States, 94103  show map
 4 stars
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W San Francisco

Paid Wi-Fi

USD 9.95 per day

Parking

USD 63.84 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Editorial review:

This chic hotel in the South of Market area is great for younger guests who enjoy a good nightlife. The amenities are contemporary, the design is minimalist, and the bar scene is great. The food is good, but the service is somewhat snobbish. However, the rooms have beautiful furnishings and comfortable beds.

Overview

The avant-garde 4-star W San Francisco Hotel boasts a sauna and live performances as well as setting in a museum district of San Francisco. Renovated in 2011, the hotel combines urban architecture with ultimate comfort.

This hotel is situated 26 km away from Central Park. The property is set within 3 km distance from San Francisco city center.

Guests will find a market and shops in the vicinity of the hotel.

A local bus stop lies within 50 meters away. A few minutes' drive from Oakland International airport.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 404 cozy rooms featuring smart décor, complimentary wireless internet, cable TV with on-demand movies, a private safe, multi-channel TV and a microwave as well as coffee/tea makers, a fridge and a stove. Some hotel rooms come with a fantastic view over the bay. These rooms have carpet floor and modern furniture.

Eat & Drink

The lounge restaurant offers fresh American cuisine. Guests can try energy drinks in the lobby bar. Thirsty Bear Brewing Company and Chevy's Fresh Mex are located within 50 meters away.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

There are allergy free rooms, a safety deposit box and an elevator at guests' disposal.

Relax

Such various treatments as facials and massage are offered on the premises. On-site amenities for fitness include fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at USD 9.95 per day.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 63.84 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   31.  Number of rooms:   404.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Dinner
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Microphone
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Toilet

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • DVD player
  • Voice mail
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 16 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel W San Francisco San Francisco location
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Hotel Address:

181 3Rd Street, San Francisco, California, United States, 94103

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City Center
  • San Francisco
    1.3 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    3700 ft
Underground stations
  • BART - Montgomery St. Station
    1700 ft
  • Transbay Terminal
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Trace (cuisine: American, Californian)
    100 ft
  • Chevy's Fresh Mex (cuisine: Mexican)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Yerba Buena Gardens
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    31
  • Number of rooms:
    404

Rooms and availability

Club King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

[NON REFUNDABLE] DOUBLE CLUB-KING SIZE BED

Mega Corner King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|MEGA CORNER KING - WP25B: WP25B - Unrestricted

Mega Adjacent Corner Flat
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Take in corner views of the adjacent Yerba Buena Gardens or the downtown skyline from this high-floor room. Vibrant blue and soft green accents compliment a mixture of white and dark-stained wood furnishings in this modern room. A multi-device power station and a flat-screen TV are provided. Bliss lemon & sage spa toiletries, a pillow menu, 35- thread-count linens, pillow-top bedding and W signature bathrobes are provided.

Fabulous Queen Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|FABULOUS 2 FULL 2 Full Beds Hot Escape

Fabulous King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|FABULOUS KING - WP25B: WP25B - Unrestricted

Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Double beds, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Double/Double Room Wonderful (Without Breakfast)

King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

1K BED:SPECTACULAR NON-SMOKING:W SIGNATURE BED :BLISS BATH PRODUCTS:NESPRESSO COFFEE MACHINE :JBL

Corner King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

1K BED:COOL CORNER ROOM NON-SMOKING:W SIGNATURE BED: SITTING AREA:PARTIAL VIEW:JBL BLUTOOTH SPKR /

Spa Adjacent King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Take in views of the adjacent Yerba Buena Gardens or the downtown skyline from this high-floor room. Vibrant blue and soft green accents compliment a mixture of white and dark-stained wood furnishings in this modern room. A multi-device power station and a flat-screen TV are provided. Bliss lemon & sage spa toiletries, a pillow menu, 35- thread-count linens, pillow-top bedding and W signature bathrobes are provided.

King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

1K BED:EXTREME WOW SUITE NON-SMOKING:W SIGNATURE BED: 1 BEDROOM SUITE:LIVING/DINING AREA W/ WET BAR

Suite
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed and 1 Sofa bed

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Room Description:

City views are featured from this high-floor suite. Vibrant blue and soft green accents compliment a mixture of white and dark-stained wood furnishings in this modern room. A multi-device power station and a flat-screen TV are provided. Bliss lemon & sage spa toiletries, a pillow menu, 35- thread-count linens, pillow-top bedding and W signature bathrobes are provided.

Spa Corner Flat
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Partial city views from corner windows are featured in this room. Vibrant blue and soft green accents compliment a mixture of white and dark-stained wood furnishings in this modern room. A multi-device power station and a flat-screen TV are provided. Bliss lemon & sage spa toiletries, a pillow menu, 35- thread-count linens, pillow-top bedding and W signature bathrobes are provided.

Spa Adjacent Flat
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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Room Description:

Take in views of the adjacent Yerba Buena Gardens or the downtown skyline from this high-floor room. Vibrant blue and soft green accents compliment a mixture of white and dark-stained wood furnishings in this modern room. A multi-device power station and a flat-screen TV are provided. Bliss lemon & sage spa toiletries, a pillow menu, 35- thread-count linens, pillow-top bedding and W signature bathrobes are provided.

Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

DOUBLE SUPERIOR

Signature Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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Signature Corner Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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Signature King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Signature One-Bedroom Corner King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

1K BED:FANTASTIC SUITE NON-SMOKING:W SIGNATURE BED: CORNER 1 BDRM SUITE WITH VIEW:2 FULL BATHS

Signature One-Bedroom Corner Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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W San Francisco Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

Convention centers

Shopping areas

  • Jeffrey's Toys1000 ft

Amusement

  • Metreon A Sony Entertainment1000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Lotta's Fountain1000 ft

Museums

Universities, Institutes

  • S F Piano Supply CO700 ft
  • Saint Patrick's Catholic Church700 ft
  • Academy of Art College700 ft
  • University of Judaism1000 ft
  • Asia Pacific Intl University1000 ft
  • Professional Bartenders School1000 ft
  • San Francisco Institute-Arch1000 ft

Local attractions

  • North Beach5000 ft
    Broadway at Columbus Avenue
  • Francis Lefty O\'Doul Bridge 5000 ft
    San Francisco, CA
  • Molinari Delicatessen 1.0 mi
    373 Columbus Ave
  • Noe Valley5000 ft
    San Francisco, CA
  • The Beat Museum 5000 ft
    540 Broadway

Near the hotel

  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)300 ft
    151 3rd St Enter on Howard or Third Street
  • Museum of the African Diaspora600 ft
    685 Mission St
  • Yerba Buena Gardens600 ft
    701 Mission St Third and Fourth Streets
  • Children\'s Creativity Museum800 ft
    221 4th St
  • Yerba Buena Center for the Arts500 ft
    701 Mission Street, San Francisco
  • Cartoon Art Museum 600 ft
    781 Beach Street
  • California Historical Society 700 ft
    678 Mission Street Library Open 1:00PM-5:00PM Wednesday through Friday

Restaurants nearby

  • Trace100 ft

    Address: 181 Third St
    Phone: (415) 817-7836

    67% likes this, based on 89 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Californian
    Price Range: USD 22 - USD 41

  • Thirsty Bear Brewing Company300 ft

    Address: 661 Howard St
    Phone: (415) 974-0905

    68% likes this, based on 177 reviews
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 20

  • Caffe Museo300 ft

    Address: 151 3d
    Phone: 415-357-4500

    63% likes this, based on 37 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Italian
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 21

  • Chevy's Fresh Mex100 ft

    Address: 201 3RD St
    Phone: (415) 543-8060

    53% likes this, based on 59 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican
    Price Range: USD 23 - USD 32

  • Fang300 ft

    Address: 660 Howard St
    Phone: 415-777-8568

    65% likes this, based on 176 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese
    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 26

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    31
  • Number of rooms:
    404

W San Francisco Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at W San Francisco

Average guest rating

6.6out of 10
Good
Based on 18 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    9.2

    upscale, friendly helpful staff. The building showed some signs of its age with the ceiling, back hallways of the spa etc however the rooms were beautiful, they honoured my Starwood membership and upgraded my room and the lounge was fantastic.

    The spa. The staff was friendly but the atmosphere is anything but relaxing. Clinical is the best description.

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    The room I was eventually put in had a decent view of the bay bridge

    I arrived at the hotel in a taxi, the taxi drop off is located at the side of the hotel. After exiting the taxi I had to walk around to the front and hold the doors open for the bell/porter carrying my luggage. Then reception couldnt find my booking, after about 15mins they 'upgraded' me to a smaller room than I originally booked. The room was very small, the decoration of the room wasnt to my liking, compared to their sister hotel w Hollywood this hotel was very poor

  • Couple
    9.4

    The staff, despite Booked.net did not have the fax their they were polite and covered for you

  • Single
    5.8

    Room service staff and food very good. Room and view beautiful.

    The gym was terrible. Broken machines, smelly, dirty and small.

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    breif

    loud, door banging 40x's an hour

  • Couple
    10.0

    staff was very courteous and helpful - very accommodating - loved the acura service

  • Couple
    7.4

    Hip boutique hotel, nice and friendly staff. Great location!

    Of course it is relatively expensive, e.g. parking USD 52/day.

  • Couple
    9.2

    The service was exceptional.

    I requested a non-smoking room and my room smelled like smoke.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    The location

    Very noisy with loud music everywhere all the time even in business center at 6 am! No free wifi in the hotel which is a shame for this kind of hotel. Definitely not a business hotel where you can have a business breakfast or meeting

How to reach hotel

hotel W San Francisco San Francisco location
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Hotel Address:

181 3Rd Street, San Francisco, California, United States, 94103

Get directions
City Center
  • San Francisco
    1.3 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    3700 ft
Underground stations
  • BART - Montgomery St. Station
    1700 ft
  • Transbay Terminal
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Trace (cuisine: American, Californian)
    100 ft
  • Chevy's Fresh Mex (cuisine: Mexican)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Yerba Buena Gardens
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    31
  • Number of rooms:
    404