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Handlery Union Square Hotel
Handlery Union Square Hotel
8.2 Excellent
351 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.5 km from city centre, San Francisco, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 2,046 reviews
8.2

Set in the heart of the city, Handlery Union Square Hotel offers easy access to San Francisco's main retail and sightseeing areas. It provides a gym, as well as an outdoor heated pool, a sauna and valet parking.

Hotel Triton
Hotel Triton
8.1 Excellent
342 Grant Avenue, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.6 km from city centre, San Francisco, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 446 reviews
8.1

Centrally located, Hotel Triton offers easy access to San Francisco's main shopping and sightseeing areas. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, free Wi-Fi and valet parking.

Chancellor Hotel On Union Square
Chancellor Hotel On Union Square
8.7 Excellent
433 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.4 km from city centre, San Francisco, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 1,513 reviews
8.7

Strategically located in the middle of the city, this 3-star hotel makes for an excellent base in San Francisco. It is moments from Union Square Plaza, restaurants and nightlife options.

Hi San Francisco Downtown Hostel
Hi San Francisco Downtown Hostel
8.4 Excellent
312 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.5 km from city centre, San Francisco, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 4,641 reviews
8.4

Situated in the heart of the city, HI San Francisco Downtown Hostel offers easy access to San Francisco's main retail areas and tourist attractions. Guests can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi.

Hotel G San Francisco
Hotel G San Francisco
8.1 Excellent
386 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.4 km from city centre, San Francisco, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 426 reviews
8.1

Set in the heart of San Francisco, Hotel G San Francisco is a short walk from Powell Street Station, and just a few steps from nearby bars and eateries. A short stroll from Union Square Plaza, it offers contemporary rooms equipped with a mini bar, a private bathroom and a coffee maker.

Villa Florence San Francisco on Union Square
Villa Florence San Francisco on Union Square
7.2 Good
225 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.5 km from city centre, San Francisco, CA, United States 
GoodBased on 1,066 reviews
7.2

Set in the heart of San Francisco, Villa Florence San Francisco on Union Square is a short walk from Powell Street Station, and provides easy access to local bars and eateries. A short stroll from Union Square Plaza, it provides modern rooms equipped with an iPod docking station, a mini bar and a private bathroom.

San Francisco Marriott Union Square
San Francisco Marriott Union Square
8.7 Excellent
480 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.4 km from city centre, San Francisco, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 619 reviews
8.7

Centrally located, San Francisco Marriott Union Square offers easy access to San Francisco's main retail areas and tourist attractions. It is also situated a five-minute stroll from Union Square Plaza, and provides a convenient shuttle service.

Holiday Inn Express San Francisco Union Square
Holiday Inn Express San Francisco Union Square
8.0 Excellent
235 O Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.5 km from city centre, San Francisco, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 224 reviews
8.0

Conveniently situated, Holiday Inn Express San Francisco Union Square allows for easy access to San Francisco's main sightseeing areas. It provides valet parking and a 24-hour reception, and is an easy walk from Union Square Plaza.

Hotel Ikon
Hotel Ikon
6.6 Good
325 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.6 km from city centre, San Francisco, CA, United States 
GoodBased on 576 reviews
6.6

This San Francisco hotel is located within a 10-minute walk of Powell Street Station. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

Hotel Emblem San Francisco
Hotel Emblem San Francisco
8.8 Excellent
562 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.3 km from city centre, San Francisco, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 177 reviews
8.8

Conveniently located, Hotel Emblem San Francisco offers easy access to San Francisco's best hot spots. A short stroll from Union Square Plaza, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a private bathroom, a coffee maker and a flat-screen TV.

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Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:October
Average price in Union Square Area:$348/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$66/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Friday
$189 - $450
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$135 - $748
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Top Rated Union Square Area, San Francisco hotels

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Hotel Emblem San Francisco
Hotel Emblem San Francisco
8.8 Excellent
562 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.3 km from city centre, San Francisco 

Conveniently located, Hotel Emblem San Francisco offers easy access to San Francisco's best hot spots. A short stroll from Union Square Plaza, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a private bathroom, a coffee maker and a flat-screen TV.

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Inn at Union Square
Inn at Union Square
9.1 Excellent
440 Post Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.4 km from city centre, San Francisco 

Conveniently located, Inn at Union Square allows for easy access to San Francisco's popular sightseeing areas. It is close to Union Square Plaza.

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Taj Campton Place
Taj Campton Place
8.8 Excellent
340 Stockton Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.5 km from city centre, San Francisco 

Set in the heart of the city, Taj Campton Place provides easy access to San Francisco's popular shopping and sightseeing areas. It is also set just moments from Union Square Plaza.

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Grand Hyatt San Francisco Union Square
Grand Hyatt San Francisco Union Square
8.5 Excellent
345 Stockton Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.5 km from city centre, San Francisco 

Centrally located, Grand Hyatt San Francisco Union Square offers easy access to San Francisco's main tourist and retail hot spots. It is within a two-minute walk from Union Square Plaza.

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Parc 55 San Francisco - a Hilton Hotel
Parc 55 San Francisco - a Hilton Hotel
8.1 Excellent
55 Cyril Magnin Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.7 km from city centre, San Francisco 

Conveniently situated, Hilton Parc 55 San Francisco offers easy access to San Francisco's main tourist attractions. It provides 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

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Chancellor Hotel On Union Square
Chancellor Hotel On Union Square
8.7 Excellent
433 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.4 km from city centre, San Francisco 

Strategically located in the middle of the city, this 3-star hotel makes for an excellent base in San Francisco. It is moments from Union Square Plaza, restaurants and nightlife options.

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Hotel Nikko San Francisco
Hotel Nikko San Francisco
8.8 Excellent
222 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.6 km from city centre, San Francisco 

Hotel Nikko San Francisco is located amongst San Francisco's well-known nightlife destinations, just a brief stroll from Powell Street Station. It also features a sauna, an indoor pool and a Jacuzzi.

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Hotel Abri Union Square
Hotel Abri Union Square
8.1 Excellent
127 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.6 km from city centre, San Francisco 

Conveniently positioned, Hotel Abri offers easy access to San Francisco's popular hot spots. It is situated a brief walk from Union Square Plaza and Moscone Center.

Cheapest hotels in Union Square Area, San Francisco

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Hotel Stratford
Hotel Stratford
7.0 Good
242 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Centrally located, Hotel Stratford allows for easy access to San Francisco's popular tourist and retail hot spots. It is moments from Union Square Plaza.

$19
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Hi San Francisco Downtown Hostel
Hi San Francisco Downtown Hostel
8.4 Excellent
312 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Situated in the heart of the city, HI San Francisco Downtown Hostel offers easy access to San Francisco's main retail areas and tourist attractions. Guests can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi.

$66
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The Herbert Hotel
The Herbert Hotel
7.7 Good
161 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.6 km from city centre,  

Situated in the heart of the city, Herbert Hotel provides easy access to San Francisco's popular shopping and sightseeing areas. It is close to Union Square Plaza.

$119
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Hotel Ikon
Hotel Ikon
6.6 Good
325 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.6 km from city centre,  

This San Francisco hotel is located within a 10-minute walk of Powell Street Station. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

$120
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Hotel Fusion, a C-Two Hotel
Hotel Fusion, a C-Two Hotel
7.9 Good
140 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.6 km from city centre,  

Conveniently located, Hotel Fusion San Francisco offers easy access to San Francisco's best hot spots. It is situated a short walk from Moscone Center and Union Square Plaza.

$131
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The Bartlett Hotel and Guesthouse
The Bartlett Hotel and Guesthouse
7.9 Good
240 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Conveniently situated, The Bartlett Hotel and Guesthouse allows for easy access to San Francisco's best hot spots. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi during their stay.

$132
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The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier Collection
The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square, BW Premier Collection
8.3 Excellent
524 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.3 km from city centre,  

Conveniently positioned, The Cartwright Hotel - Union Square BW Premier Collection allows for easy access to San Francisco's best tourist attractions. A short walk from Union Square Plaza, it provides modern rooms equipped with ironing facilities.

$164
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Hotel Abri Union Square
Hotel Abri Union Square
8.1 Excellent
127 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
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0.6 km from city centre,  

Conveniently positioned, Hotel Abri offers easy access to San Francisco's popular hot spots. It is situated a brief walk from Union Square Plaza and Moscone Center.

$166
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Hotel prices in Union Square Area, San Francisco

2 stars or below

$19 - $466

Hi San Francisco Downtown Hostel

No. 1 most popular

$66
Avg. per night
The Urban

No. 2 most popular

The Urban
7.9 Good
$466
Avg. per night
Hotel Stratford

Best value

$19
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3 stars

$131 - $310

Handlery Union Square Hotel

No. 1 most popular

$183
Avg. per night
Chancellor Hotel On Union Square

No. 2 most popular

$252
Avg. per night
Hotel Fusion, a C-Two Hotel

Best value

$131
Avg. per night
4 stars and up

$184 - $325

The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
$250
Avg. per night
Hotel Nikko San Francisco

No. 2 most popular

$296
Avg. per night
Hotel G San Francisco

Best value

$184
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in Union Square Area, San Francisco

About Union Square Area, San Francisco

Union Square is a bustling public plaza in the Californian city of San Francisco. The neighbourhood is one of the world’s premier shopping districts and is home to some of the best theatres and dining experiences in the city. It’s central location, pavement side cafes, exclusive retailers and towering monuments attract visitors from all over the world every day.

Many visitors arrive in Union Square as they follow the Barbary Coast Trail. The trail is a walking tour of 20 historic sites in San Francisco marked by 180 bronze medallions embedded in the pavement. Those arriving in the square independently can take their time to discover sculptures and statues located in the centre and surrounding areas. Macy’s famous flagship store sits pride of place with enigmatic window displays tempting shoppers to discover their delights laid out over several floors. The 11 storey Tiffany Building is home to the renowned jewellers of the same name and is the regional headquarters of the Cathay Pacific airline. Fashionistas seeking iconic new season releases will be in their element as several designer boutiques and luxury retailers are nearby. Those who enjoy theatre performances can purchase show tickets in Union Square. Discounted rates are available for performances held on the same day. Walk north-east of the square and discover eclectic Chinatown with its famous Dragon Gate and some of the best Chinese food this side of Asia.

Reaching Union Square from other areas of San Francisco is easy. There are two cable car lines which stop on nearby Powell Street. There are a significant number of bus lines and trolley buses, and the F Market heritage streetcar drops visitors close to the plaza. In addition, MUNI metro and BART subway serves Union Square via Powell Street Station. Walking from Union Square to Pier 39, Embarcadero and the marina takes around half an hour. San Francisco’s lively Chinatown district is a mere 10 minutes’ walk.

Originally an area filled with sand dunes, Union Square was designated as local parkland in 1850. Built by John Geary, the city mayor of that time, the name Union Square comes from the pro-Union rallies which took place in the plaza on the evening before the Civil War. The attractive layout, multiple luxury shopping facilities, abundance of theatres and fine dining establishments ensures the square is a favourite on any visitor’s itinerary.

Union Square Area, San Francisco travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Union Square Area?

    The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square, rated with a score of 8.3 from 928 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Union Square Area. Other top stays include Hotel Nikko San Francisco, with an average rating of 8.8 from 2,376 reviewers, and Parc 55 San Francisco - a Hilton Hotel, with a score of 8.1 from 2,233 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near Fisherman's Wharf?

    Reviews of Hotel Zephyr San Francisco recommend it as a good place to stay near Fisherman's Wharf, scoring 8.1/10 from 4,209 ratings.

  • What is a good hotel in Union Square Area near Union Square?

    Hilton San Francisco Union Square is the hotel close to Union Square that is most recommended by HotelsCombined users, with 3,668 reviews rating it at 8.0/10.

  • Is there a good hotel near Japantown?

    3,668 HotelsCombined reviews of Hilton San Francisco Union Square score it 8.0/10, making it a highly recommended hotel near Japantown.