We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighbourhoods
    Neighbourhoods

    Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel

    450 Powell Street, Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94102-1504
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Savings alert: 27% below average rate

    The price you found is 27% lower than this hotel's average rate of USD 311/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    USD 264*
    USD 228*
    SAVE USD 36
    USD 261*
    USD 262*
    Traveller (892)
    Room & Suite (366)
    Dining (18)
    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good38%
    • Average19%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “starlight room” (231 reviews)
    “union square” (736 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Rooftop Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel
    Deals (64)
    3 Sep.4 Sep.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Historic Queen
      USD 264USD 228
      View Deal
    • Historic Queen Room
      USD 261
      View Deal
    • Historic Queen
      USD 262
      View Deal
    All 64 deals for this hotel
    • Historic Queen
      USD 228
      View Deal
    • Historic Queen Room
      USD 261
      View Deal
    • Queen Room
      USD 261
      View Deal
    • Historic Queen Room
      USD 261
      View Deal
    • Historic Queen
      USD 262
      View Deal
    • Historic Queen
      USD 262
      View Deal
    • Historic Queen
      USD 262
      View Deal
    • Historic Queen (Free WiFi)
      USD 262
      View Deal
    • Historic Queen
      USD 262
      View Deal
    • Historic Queen
      USD 264
      View Deal
    Collapse room deals
    View more room deals
    Showing room deals 1 - of 64
    Chancellor Hotel on Union Square
    5,236 reviews
    #14 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    The Orchard Hotel
    2,781 reviews
    #15 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
    5,539 reviews
    #68 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Grand Hyatt San Francisco
    4,687 reviews
    #39 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Write a Review
    Reviews (3,231)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 2,872 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Stayed there 3 nights with 3 teenagers shared a room with 2 double beds. Beds tiny room minute. No comfort at all. Hotel dated only good thing was location near Union Square if you want to shop. Wouldn't stay there again

    Thank PzjP
    Reviewed yesterday

    As a travel professional, I was excited to check out the Sir Francis Drake and San Francisco for the first time and the hotel was recommended by another professional. I usually LOVE Kimpton properties, and I think this one fell short. Sadly, my experience did...More

    Thank Kaitlyn D
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    I was very disappointed with my recent stay at the Kimpton Sir Francis Drake. I specifically picked the hotel as I have enjoyed staying at other Kimpton properties around the country, but this one did not measure up. The prices were high for the area...More

    2  Thank Edward_S2012
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We had the most amazing time in San Francisco. Best decision to stayed at the Sir Francis Drake hotel at Union Square. The people at the hotel is fiendly, the hotel has charming and nice ambiance. Every afternoon they have wine tasting and the opportunity...More

    1  Thank bellandegourmet
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I have usually been satisfied when I have stayed at the Kimpton Hotels. This was not the case when I stayed at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel. While the location was good the rooms and bathrooms were sad. If I had not stayed in other...More

    2  Thank bsboard
    Chancellor Hotel on Union Square
    5,236 reviews
    #14 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    The Orchard Hotel
    2,781 reviews
    #15 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
    5,539 reviews
    #68 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Grand Hyatt San Francisco
    4,687 reviews
    #39 of 229 hotels in San Francisco
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersGold level
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 214 - USD 515 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #18 Green Hotel in San Francisco
    • #46 Luxury Hotel in San Francisco
    • #58 Business Hotel in San Francisco
    • #70 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
    • #75 Family Hotel in San Francisco
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 416
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Travelocity, Expedia, Orbitz, Priceline, Hotwire, Cancelon, Ctrip TA, Cheap Tickets, TripOnline SA, HotelsforEveryone, Evoline ltd, Agoda, getaroom.com, HotelsClick and HotelQuickly so you can book your Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • San Francisco >
    • Union Square
    • Also Known As
    • Kimpton San Francisco ,
    • Sir Francis Drake Hotel San Francisco ,
    • Drake Francis Sir
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (892)
    Room & Suite (366)
    Dining (18)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (615)
    Bathroom (60)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (7)
    Nearby
    Union Square
    Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
    in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
    city's premier shopping and entertainment district
    containing the largest number of upscale department
    stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in
    the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
    locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
    enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
    ...More
    The Orchard Hotel
    2,781 reviews
    .13 km away
     
    Grand Hyatt San Francisco
    4,687 reviews
    .11 km away
     
    Chancellor Hotel on Union Square
    5,236 reviews
    .05 km away
     
    The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
    5,539 reviews
    .15 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Farallon
    1,116 reviews
    .11 km away
    Sears Fine Foods
    3,012 reviews
    .02 km away
    Scala's Bistro
    1,739 reviews
    .02 km away
    Morton's - The Steakhouse
    1,127 reviews
    .09 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Saks Fifth Avenue
    36 reviews
    .05 km away
    450 Sutter Building
    7 reviews
    .09 km away
    TIX Bay Area
    13 reviews
    .13 km away
    Wild SF Walking Tours
    1,295 reviews
    .09 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    natterz202
    2 August 2017|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from JARMoreno | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, Natter, I agree with others - ask to move to a quieter area. We were in a corner and didn't experience a lot of noise. So sorry! Definite tell the management - we want you to enjoy your stay in SF!
    0
    Votes
    natterz202
    29 July 2017|
    AnswerShow all 9 answers
    Response from shropshirelad63 | Reviewed this property |
    yes there is. Its also worth going to wine hour at 5 till 6 There isn't any coffee or tea in the room but you can get take out coffee and tea in the bar area from 6am. Just do what my wife did and send me down every morning
    0
    Votes
    HSHuff601
    24 May 2017|
    AnswerShow all 11 answers
    Response from KittyTer | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it does!
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "You're faced with steps, you can take the elevator to the left if there are issues climbing the steps"
    Read review
    "We stayed on the 10th floor - perfect."
    Read review
    "get a high floor room not facing Powell street."
    Read review
    "Ask for a large room on an upper floor."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing