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.
All 236 San Francisco hotels

Nob Hill Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   835 Hyde Street, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Downtown)
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Special Price
10% off room rate
Save Saved
You added Nob Hill Hotel to your Saves list
Nob Hill Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Official Site Booking.com Travelocity
and 9 more sites!
47%
Ranked #155 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Write a Review

219 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    40
    61
    44
    28
    46
See reviews for
31
90
19
28
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (34)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Smyrna, Georgia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I traveled for business and this hotel rated at 3 stars with corporate booking too. I had to store my suitcase on my bed the rooms are so tiny. The elevator is barely functional so be prepared to hall your suitcase. The fitness center has one out dated treadmill and a few weights and equipment that doesn't work. Good Nob... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Staff. Made an error with the reservation, the searched a room for two of us at another hotel (group of 4), gave us the only left room much cheaper and did not charge us anything for our error (booked one day too much). Rooms are clean, bathrooms are new and very nice, rooms are cute. Area is ok, parking... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This little hotel was quite a find. The staff was super nice and friendly. The lobby gives you that San Francisco feel. The rooms are a little small but it makes you feel like home. Honestly, if you're looking for a reasonably priced hotel in San Fran and you just wanna tour the city, this would be the perfect hotel... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Aldershot, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was so good to drive into the heart of the city, check in to something completely different and feel comfortable, safe and welcomed. Complimentary wine and cheese each evening plus a breakfast included made for a relaxing stay in unique if quirky surroundings. Clean room, comfortable huge bed. We could walk to all major sights and the cable car... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dallas, Texas
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the Nob Hill Hotel with two girlfriends. It was such a fun experience. The service was wonderful - they had a bottle of wine waiting for us - and the location was great. We loved the boutique style. It was a nice change of pace from a typical hotel.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Francisco, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

If I could, I would have given this dump a no star rating. Was it the peeling paint and wallpaper in the room? Was it the toilet and sink that were stopped up when I checked in? Was it the room key card that didn't work? Was it the room that was so small that I had to turn sideways... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Portland, Oregon
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Spend a few extra bucks and stay somewhere else. Room was so small, It took forever to flee as fast as possible in an effort to vacate this dump like the building was on fire. The upside was the feeling of sheer euphoria I felt once it was out of sight. The covers on the bed left a greasy film... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
El Dorado Hills, California
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
18 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This boutique hotel-bed and breakfast is so charming and the decor is beautiful.The lobby is lovely with a big gorgeous chandelier and velvet chairs.I've stayed there 2 times now and both rooms were beautifully decorated with victorian touches that I loved!There was free coffee and tea in the lobby and breakfast in the morning.The Italian restaurant located right off the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

I choose this Hotel to stay primarily because of the sense of Victorian charm it seems to offer. However, I was slightly disappointed about how reality does't seem to exactly match what they show on tier websites or photographs. That said, it isn't a bad place to stay or anything. The smaller rooms look a little crampy but not too... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Because I couldn't have swung it in the room! I was optimistic after going through mixed reviews of this place and I can honestly say that it is quite literally the embodiment of 'you get what you pay for'. My friend and I, on a budget, shared a double bed and were shocked at how tiny the room is. I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Nob Hill Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Nob Hill Hotel

Also Known As:
Hotel Nob Hill
Nob Hill San Francisco
Address: 835 Hyde Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone Number:
Location: United States > California > San Francisco > Downtown
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #155 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Nob Hill Hotel 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The historic Nob Hill Hotel was established in 1906 and fully restored to its original grandeur in 1998. Each guest room is beautifully appointed in Victorian antiques and exquisite velvet and satin bedding. The Nob Hill Hotel is ideally located in the serene Nob Hill district of San Francisco. The hotel is minutes from Union Square, Chinatown, and Moscone Center. Cable Car is located two blocks from the hotel's door leading you to Fisherman's Wharf, North Beach, Crooked Street, and Embarcadero. Experience the warmth and charm of the Nob Hill Hotel and discover your second home. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with T4B, Booking.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Expedia, BookIt.com, Priceline, Asiatravel.com Holdings, Otel, Hotels.com, Venere and Agoda so you can book your Nob Hill Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Nob Hill Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.