$133 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Dec 23, 2014 Check-out: Dec 26, 2014

Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

3 stars
550 North Point Street, San Francisco, CA 94133
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.0
out of 5
251 reviews
A great getaway!

When we arrived, the hotel was under renovations...oh no! Having had horror stories in similar... See full review

  • Da 2nd Time Around
  • Dec 8, 2014
Excellent location and a very nice hotel

The Holiday Inn Express Fishermans Wharf was a very nice hotel. It was very upscale and had upscale... See full review

  • Savannah Travelers
  • Nov 20, 2014
Convenient hotel with free breakfast, suites near Fisherman's Wharf

The Holiday Inn Express & Suites San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf offers spacious and modern rooms in close proximity to all of the attractions in the area, such as Pier 39, Ghirardelli Square and ferries to Alcatraz Island. Rooms include complimentary Sony PlayStations; suites include wet bars and refrigerators. All guests receive complimentary breakfast.

Highlights
  • Located near Fisherman's Wharf
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi and high-speed Internet access
  • Sony PlayStations in every room
Rooms

All of the hotel's 242 rooms and 10 suites get lots of natural light; rooms boast big windows with stellar views of the Fisherman's Wharf neighborhood. Accommodations come standard with Holiday Inn Express "Simple Smart" beds, Sony PlayStations and expansive work stations. Suites include wet bars and refrigerators, too. All rooms include complimentary Wi-Fi and high-speed Internet access. Pets are welcome (fees apply).

Features

Holiday Inn Express locations pride themselves on complimentary hot breakfast, and the Fisherman's Wharf location is no exception. On any given morning, the buffet might include pancakes, eggs and sausage or bacon. There also is an assortment of cereal, fresh fruit and juices for guests to enjoy.

Hotel guests receive complimentary access to the 24-hour business center and on-site fitness center. Guests also can use an off-site fitness center with a pool (fees apply). The hotel even offers same-day laundry and dry-cleaning services (fees apply).

Valet parking is avaialble on site.

Transportation
  • San Francisco International Airport (35 minutes)
  • Oakland International Airport (45 minutes)
  • Cable car stops (1 block)
  • MUNI bus (1 block)
Attractions
  • Fisherman's Wharf
  • Embarcadero
  • Alcatraz Island
  • Golden Gate Bridge
  • Presidio
Business
  • 24-hour business center
  • 1,600 square feet of meeting space

Recommendations for you

Customers who viewed Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF also booked these hotels.

Reviewer score 3.7 out of 5
Reviewer score 3.7 out of 5
Reviewer score 4.2 out of 5

Amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Free local telephone calls
Ice machine
Activities
Tennis
Dining
Free breakfast
Coffee maker in room
Services
Business center
Maid service
Concierge desk
ATM/Cash machine
In-Room Safe
Shops/Commercial services
FAX
Currency exchange
Overhead projector
White board
Parking
Parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Room
Satellite TV
DVD player
Phone with speaker
Hairdryer in room
Cribs available
Temperature control
Ironing board
Bath tub

Nearby points of interest

  • Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum: 0.1 mi
  • Wax Museum Entertainment Complex: 0.2 mi
  • Musee Mecanique: 0.2 mi
  • Hyde Street Pier: 0.3 mi
  • San Francisco Experience: 0.3 mi
  • Ghirardelli Square: 0.3 mi
  • Aquarium of the Bay: 0.4 mi
  • Wyland Gallery: 0.4 mi
  • Underwater World: 0.4 mi
  • Pier 39: 0.4 mi
  • Octagon House: 0.6 mi
  • Lands End: 0.6 mi
  • Port of San Francisco: 0.6 mi
  • Coit Tower: 0.6 mi
  • Lombard Street: 0.6 mi
  • Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum: 0.1 mi
  • Wax Museum Entertainment Complex: 0.2 mi
  • Musee Mecanique: 0.2 mi
  • Hyde Street Pier: 0.3 mi
  • San Francisco Experience: 0.3 mi
  • Ghirardelli Square: 0.3 mi
  • Aquarium of the Bay: 0.4 mi
  • Wyland Gallery: 0.4 mi
  • Underwater World: 0.4 mi
  • Pier 39: 0.4 mi
  • Octagon House: 0.6 mi
  • Lands End: 0.6 mi
  • Port of San Francisco: 0.6 mi
  • Coit Tower: 0.6 mi
  • Lombard Street: 0.6 mi
  • Alcatraz Island: 0.8 mi
  • Chinatown: 0.8 mi
  • Cable Car Museum: 0.8 mi
  • Grace Cathedral: 1 mi
  • Haas Lilienthal House: 1 mi
  • Transamerica Pyramid: 1.1 mi
  • Old St Mary's Cathedral: 1.1 mi
  • Lafayette Park: 1.2 mi
  • Kertesz Gallery: 1.3 mi
  • Union Square: 1.4 mi
  • Don Soker Gallery: 1.4 mi
  • Toomey Tourell Gallery: 1.4 mi
  • Ferry Building: 1.4 mi
  • Konko Church of San Francisco: 1.5 mi
  • Cartoon Art Museum: 1.6 mi
  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption: 1.6 mi
  • St Patrick's Church: 1.6 mi
  • Japantown: 1.6 mi
  • Japan Center: 1.6 mi
  • Civic Centre: 1.6 mi
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: 1.7 mi
  • 871 Fine Arts: 1.7 mi
  • Moscone Center: 1.8 mi
  • Palace of Fine Arts: 1.8 mi
  • Exploratorium: 1.8 mi
  • San Francisco City Hall: 1.9 mi
  • Pioneer's Monument: 1.9 mi
  • San Francisco Symphony: 2 mi
  • SoMa: 2 mi
  • Walter Adams Gallery: 2.1 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Back to menu Return to top

Guest Reviews (251)

Ratings and reviews for Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Overall score

4 / 5
5.01.0
251 out of 251
Amenities:
3.8
Room cleanliness:
4.5
Hotel staff:
4.4
Room comfort:
4.2
Location:
4.7
Value:
4.1

92% would recommend to a friend.

Sort by:
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Da 2nd Time Around
Business
LI, NY
Dec 8, 2014

A great getaway!

When we arrived, the hotel was under renovations...oh no! Having had horror stories in similar situations, we were worried, but it was the stay was wonderful. The renovations happened quietly and literally overnight. The hotel was clean, central located and the staff was amazingly friendly. We will definitely recommend this to our friends!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Was this review helpful to you?
Thank you for your feedback!
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
CSK77
Business
Davis, CA
Dec 1, 2014

good location

The location is very convenient. Walkable to all the attractions in Fisherman's Wharf

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Was this review helpful to you?
Thank you for your feedback!
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Time for Fun Travelers
Business
San Jose
Nov 22, 2014

Overnight getaway at fishermen's wharf

Pleasant customer service representative at check-in, clean, comfortable & quiet room- made for a perfect stay near the Wharf! Cable cars & pier 39 very close by. We will definitely stay here again. Only downside is the high parking fee but it was convenient & safe.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

entertainment, dining, shopping and cable cars very close

Was this review helpful to you?
Thank you for your feedback!
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Savannah Travelers
Business
Savannah, GA
Nov 20, 2014

Excellent location and a very nice hotel

The Holiday Inn Express Fishermans Wharf was a very nice hotel. It was very upscale and had upscale amenities. The location could not have been better for seeing the sites of San Francisco. The concierge's were helpful in arranging tours and much of the sites were within walking distance of the hotel. The hotel breakfast bar was great. It has both cold and hot foods and was better than the Denny's located next door. The room decor was very modern and fresh. The only think it lacked was an in room refrigerator but it was OK, we ate out at some very good restaurants, again within walking distance. I was very pleased with choosing the Holiday Inn Express.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

Take the Big Red Bus tour two day package. You can travel all over the city, hop on and off at some of the most popular areas plus it includes a night tour that provided some beautiful views of the city. It will also take you to the nearby coastal village of Sausalito which is beautiful. If you have the time you should visit the Muir Woods and Sonoma Valley.

Was this review helpful to you?
Thank you for your feedback!
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Nico jazz fan in the 302
Business
Newark, Delaware
Nov 9, 2014

Golden Gate Getaway

This was a comfortable stay and the location was close to everything we wanted to see. Good breakfast and wonderful staff.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

We did a walking culinary tour. This is recommended. You will get to know the neighborhood and how to get more bang for your buck.

Was this review helpful to you?
Thank you for your feedback!
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
DigitalJedi007
Business
Cleveland
Oct 7, 2014

Nice place for a last minute stay

I had to find a hotel room at the last minute to extend my stay while on a business trip. The only major issue with this place is that there seem to be a total of 3 Holiday Inns in the area. Finding the entrance to this one was a bit tricky. Once in the room it was your standard Holiday Inn Express. Clean, with basic amenities.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

Fisherman's warf is beautiful in general; this location gives you a good spot within walking distance of the areas to look at.

Was this review helpful to you?
Thank you for your feedback!
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
traveler0001
Business
san Francisco
Sep 29, 2014

fantastic location

Hotel is very close to fisherman's wharf, close to many local attractions and tours (Alcatraz, golden gate, muri woods)

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Was this review helpful to you?
Thank you for your feedback!
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Bryan from Indiana
Business
Plymouth, In
Aug 11, 2014

Great Hotel

The Location, Room and Staff were great! The hotel put us within walking distance of Fisherman's Wharf. We parked our car, unpacked in the room and set out on our adventure. The hotel's concierge was terrific!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

The hotel is just 2 to 3 blocks to Fisherman's Wharf. From there, everything is available. If you want to get on Alcatraz, book early.

Was this review helpful to you?
Thank you for your feedback!
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
MKelly5967
Business
Mililani, Hawaii
Jul 8, 2014

Location, Location, Location!

If you want to be by Fisherman's Wharf and Pier 39, this is the place. Additionally, the best Continental Breakfast we've come across at a hotel. Biscuits and gravy, bacon, eggs, pancakes, etc.... This is actually a full-blown breakfast. With three of us on this trip, the breakfast saved us an easy $45 every morning.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Was this review helpful to you?
Thank you for your feedback!
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS WHARF

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Monkeyman 5150
Business
Taft, CA
Jul 7, 2014

Close to attractions

Location is great. Room is small but clean. Bed was like a rock. Staff was helpfull.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

San fransisco dungeon is an excellant show/spook house

Was this review helpful to you?
Thank you for your feedback!
Back to menu Return to top