The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square

Welcome to The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square

Experience the Best Hotel Suites in Downtown San Francisco

Timeless yet modern, The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square has been offering guests a warm welcome and an enriching, restorative stay since its opening in 1904. With its turn-of-the-20th-century European style, our downtown San Francisco hotel blends the elegance of oak-paneled restaurants and the stately grandeur of the lobby with a $45 million reinvention of the Landmark Building guest suites, ushering in a new chapter for this storied destination. At this standout among San Francisco hotel suites in Downtown San Francisco, you can host events in venues and ballrooms where the finest big bands once played. Recharge in elegant rooms, many featuring chandeliers and marble bathrooms, with modern touches like Heavenly Beds and Enseo Smart TV systems. As the only hotel on Union Square, SF, it is close to the Financial District and Moscone Convention Center, and with cable cars just outside our front doors, we are at the intersection of the glorious past and vibrant present of this incredible city.

Entrance change during transformation
We're thrilled to share that the hotel will be introducing a new restaurant and lobby bar later this year. As we embark on these exciting enhancements, we kindly ask guests to access the hotel via 350 Geary Street.

Now Open - Westin Club Lounge

Introducing our Westin Club Lounge, exclusively for valued Platinum, Titanium, and Ambassador Marriott Bonvoy members plus one guest. Enjoy complimentary breakfast buffet, house-made pastries, snacks, and non-alcoholic beverages daily. Hors d'oeuvres Sun-Thu 5pm – 7pm with wine and beer for purchase. Elevate your stay with us!

Club Lounge

Accommodations

Suites

Enjoy a variety of unique suite types across two towers, many with sweeping views of San Francisco and up to 1,900 square feet of separate living and dining spaces.

Newly Renovated Luxury Suites: Discover the Difference!

Our newly renovated suites offer the ultimate in luxury and comfort, with stunning views of San Francisco and all the amenities you need for a truly unforgettable stay Location.

Luxury Suite
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Prepare for Your Upcoming Stay!

Guests may pre-purchase their amenities now, send to friends or family staying at the hotel, or reach out to our concierge team directly.

An Iconic Union Square Hotel in San Francisco

Discover the Elegance of our Iconic San Francisco Hotel

The Westin St. Francis is a vibrant, iconic destination in San Francisco. We are the only hotel directly located on Union Square, with cable cars stopping just outside our doors. All of the city’s best shopping, theatre, nightlife and dining options are just steps away, and we are only a short walk from the Financial District, Embarcadero, Chinatown and Moscone Convention Center. A remarkable storied landmark in its second century.

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Discover San Francisco

A visit to San Francisco offers endless opportunities for exploration.

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Eat Well and Drink Well

At The Westin St. Francis, we believe guests should eat well and drink well. We offer an array of delicious experiences.

Meetings & Events

Host your event at The Westin St. Francis on Union Square, with some of the most unique events space in San Francisco.

Unique Meeting Spaces

Experience over 56,000 square feet of space with over 35 meeting rooms featuring the latest technology and our expert onsite event staff.

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Stately Elegance and Stylish Ambiance

We are renowned for the most spectacular wedding venues in Northern California, featuring unmatched floor-to-ceiling views of the city.

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OUR LOCATION

GETTING HERE

The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square

335 Powell Street, San Francisco, California, USA, 94102

Tel: +1 415-397-7000
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Garage Parking

Overnight $78.00 + tax, $93.00 + tax for oversized vehicles or SUV’s. Hotel features 22 Electric Vehicle charging stations available for $15 each, per day

WHAT TO EXPECT

Plan and Prepare for your Stay

A Historic Union Square Hotel in San Francisco

A San Francisco landmark since 1904, our hotel has a long and storied history, and has hosted countless royalty, celebrities and politicians over the years.

Historic - Landmark Lobby, 1930's
Historic - The “Little St. Francis”
Little St. Francis

The “Little St. Francis” opened its doors forty days after the 1906 earthquake and fire with 106 guests on its register.

Historic - First Cater-Out
First Cater-Out

The first St. Francis cater-out was served by Master Chef Victor Hirtzler and Maître d’hotel James Woods in Union Square following the Great Earthquake and Fire of 1906.

Historic - Mural Room, 1935
Mural Room, 1935

The Mural Room was located in the same area that is now the front desk. This room was enjoyed for its big band entertainers, dancing and dining up to 1970. Headliners such as Merv Griffin, Hilo Hattie and Count Basie performed in this popular restaurant and nightclub.

Historic - Landmark Lobby, 1930's
Landmark Lobby, 1930's

Perhaps the many literary figures who flocked to The St. Francis inspired this reading room just off the lobby in the early thirties.

Awards

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2024 Travelers' Choice Award
2023 Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards
Condé Nast Traveler 2023 Readers' Choice Awards

Property Details

Frequently Asked Questions