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950 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94108-6000
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Updated 09/15/20

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#50 of 248 hotels in San Francisco
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World-renowned, Fairmont San Francisco hotel presents an awe-inspiring picture of historic San Francisco. The grandeur of the hotel coupled with its reputation for impeccable service promises a truly memorable experience. Known for turning moments into memories for leisure and business travelers alike this luxury San Francisco hotel has been host to some of the most influential meetings and events, breathtaking weddings and personalized special occasions of the century. Fairmont San Francisco hotel provides accommodations that are a testament to luxury with 592 individually furnished and decorated guest rooms. The 62 elegant suites offer impressive views of the City and Bay. The hotel combines classic ambience with modern amenities. For business travelers, Fairmont San Francisco hotel accommodations features include a spacious work desk, multi-line telephone with voice-mail and High Speed Internet Access. Each of the hotel's spacious guest rooms and suites have been elegantly updated including flat screen TVs, luxury linen ensembles and pillow top beds. Several of Fairmont San Francisco’s most sought-after amenities are bundled into a daily Urban Experience Fee, eliminating multiple individual charges and providing a discounted value for services. Please visit our website for more information.
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Valet parking
Wifi
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Aerobics
Babysitting
Kids club
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Paid private parking nearby
Paid wifi
Yoga classes
Yoga room
Fitness / spa locker rooms
Fitness classes
Personal trainer
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Happy hour
Kids' meals
Wine / champagne
Airport transportation
Car hire
Taxi service
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Photo copier / fax In business center
Spa
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Foot massage
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Massage
Neck massage
Steam room
Rooftop terrace
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Gift shop
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Shops
ATM on site
Butler service
Doorperson
First aid kit
Umbrella
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
Shoeshine
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Bathrobes
Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Sofa bed
Bath / shower
Interconnected rooms available
Room service
Safe
Seating area
Sofa
Telephone
VIP room facilities
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Iron
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Minibar
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
On-demand movies
Radio
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Ocean view
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Non-smoking rooms
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Family rooms
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Historic Hotel
City View
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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Francis wrote a review Jul 20
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The walls of the shower are covered in MOLD! Even the shower head has mold growing all alongside it. Absolutely disgusting and a health code violation! Not to mention that the bed sheets were RIPPED, the carpets were STAINED and the shower curtains were ripped as well. Isn't this a 4/5 star establishment?? How are they charging $400 a night for their simplest room, when their guests have to shower in a mold infested bathroom and sleep in ripped sheets? Keep your money and take it to somewhere else. No one should have to sleep in such a room, absolutely revolting! (Side note: We went to the lobby and spoke to the manager, Megan F, and she told us that since the room has mold in it, she would approve a full refund as long as Expedia accepts it. We spoke to Expedia, they accepted it and Expedia sent the refund request to the hotel and guess what- Ms. Megan F. declined it! I couldn't believe it, the management at Fairmont are UNPROFESSIONAL and absolute LIARS.)
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Date of stay: July 2021
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Room Tip: If you like mold, this is the perfect hotel for you. (;
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Stevey wrote a review Jul 20
Wilmington, North Carolina101 contributions177 helpful votes
We just returned home from 5 nights at the Fairmont. We had a great time there. Some of the reviews in the past couple of months mention that the place is a mausoleum or a morgue. Luckily, that has changed. There was constant activity in the common areas, with the dining room, bar and, yes, the Tonga Room open. It is of course a beautiful hotel. We were 2 adults and 1 child and we booked a room in the "old" building with a king and sofa bed for our teen. The room was a good size, with a big bathroom and a huge closet. It worked well for us. We were a little disappointed that room cleaning only came once every other day. Disappointed that we weren't told about it at check in more than the actual idea of it. But no big deal. We had a great view of Alcatraz and Coit Tower. The windows could use a good washing. (That would be a massive job, and I'm not sure how long they'd stay clean though). We did love that both the main window and the window in the bathroom opened about four inches to let in a wonderful breeze and keep the room fresh. We totally lucked out at the Tonga Room! We were putting our name on the wait list (2 hours) when we were informed a table in the bar area for 3 had just opened up. We had tremendous fun there and ran up a tremendous bill as well! Lastly, a word of caution. We had stayed at the Huntington Hotel across the street 15 or so years prior, so we knew about Nob Hill and the climb back home to the room. However, I'm 15 years older and that climb is rough, especially coming home from walking all day. It's important to note that the cable cars are NOT running right now, they're shooting for August. So that is not an option. Uber is your friend, that's all I'll say. So, overall, a very nice stay in an iconic hotel!
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Christina T wrote a review Jul 19
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Overall the hotel is beautiful and historic. Our room was very spacious and accommodated our family of 3 well. The room was very clean but the bed not as comfortable as I had hoped for the price. There was an odor in our room but with some febreeze it was fine. Vive at the front desk was very funny and helpful with our questions. Breakfast was delicious but prices a bit high, but expected for this type of hotel. Location to everything is great, no more than a 25 min walk to the wharf. Felt very safe around the hotel. The rooftop garden is a must visit. Overall a great place and we would stay again.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
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Colleen E wrote a review Jul 16
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Every staff member was friendly, welcoming and helpful. Our rooms were a good size and the bathrooms were too. I liked that we could open the windows a few inches to get some air and that we had a wonderful view of Coit Tower. Having adjoining rooms was great since it allowed us not to have to go through the hallway to visit but we could still close the door between when we wanted our privacy.
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gwencoc wrote a review Jul 14
New Jersey7 contributions2 helpful votes
We ended a 2 week family vacation at the Fairmont. Beautiful hotel and accommodations. We had a suite and a regular room. Both were spacious, well appointed and very clean. We wished there were more dining options- but understand as we come out of Covid. All staff were very attentive and professional.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Fairmont San Francisco
Which popular attractions are close to Fairmont San Francisco?
Nearby attractions include San Francisco Playhouse (0.3 miles), Cable Car Museum (0.2 miles), and Grace Cathedral (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Fairmont San Francisco?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a fitness center.
Which room amenities are available at Fairmont San Francisco?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Fairmont San Francisco?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Fairmont San Francisco?
Yes, paid private parking nearby and valet parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Fairmont San Francisco?
Conveniently located restaurants include Tacorea, Nob Hill Cafe, and Bouche.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Fairmont San Francisco?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness center, fitness classes, and locker rooms available in the fitness center during their stay.
Does Fairmont San Francisco have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Fairmont San Francisco offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Fairmont San Francisco located near the city center?
Yes, it is 1.0 miles away from the center of San Francisco.
Are any cleaning services offered at Fairmont San Francisco?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Fairmont San Francisco?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.