$161 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Nov 24, 2014 Check-out: Nov 27, 2014

The Westin San Francisco Market Street

4 stars
50 Third Street, 50 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.1
out of 5
186 reviews
Amazing SF Visit

Our visit to San Francisco was perfect! The check in process was quick and easy! Great location! See full review

  • Travel lover84
  • Aug 26, 2014
Amazing trip

The moment we arrived we knew we would have a great stay. Fruit infused water was available as soon... See full review

  • Travel lover84
  • Aug 24, 2014
Sophisticated urban oasis with sweeping views in SoMa's Museum Row

Formerly known as the Argent, the Westin San Francisco Market Street has been rebranded over the course of the last decade. The result: a sophisticated, urban oasis in the middle of what locals call Museum row, a stretch that includes the Yerba Buena Center for the Performing Arts and the Contemporary Jewish Museum. Both the lobby and guest rooms are sleek and modern; art in public areas is from Roy Lichtenstein and other iconic artists. Ducca, the on-site restaurant, serves contemporary Northern Italian food and has a lively bar scene on weekends.

Highlights
  • Impressive array of public art by artists such as David Hockney and Roy Lichtenstein
  • Within walking distance of Moscone Convention Center
  • Cocktails and Italian cuisine at Ducca, the on-site restaurant
  • Complimentary guided walking tours
Rooms

Accommodations -- 676 rooms, including 24 suites -- feature sweeping city views and floor-to-ceiling windows through which to enjoy them. Rooms come standard with flat-screen televisions, signature Westin Heavenly beds, mini bars and in-room safes. Most of the corner units are suites. Wi-Fi and high-speed Internet access are available in all rooms (fees apply). Pets welcome (fees apply).

Features

The Westin San Francisco Market Street abuts a public park that sits between San Francisco's Contemporary Jewish Museum and the Yerba Buena Center for the Performing Arts. The Moscone Convention Center is within walking distance, as well.

The hotel has received numerous awards, including the AAA Four-Diamond Award.

Grab a bite at Ducca, which specializes in Northern Italian cuisine and has a boisterous bar scene on weekend nights.

Valet and self parking are available (fees apply).

Dining

All guests receive complimentary access to Westin Workout powered by Reebok, a state-of-the-art fitness center with cardio and weight machines, as well as televisions. The hotel also provides massage service at a modest day spa (fees apply).

Transportation
  • San Francisco International Airport (18 mi/29 km)
  • Oakland International Airport (16 mi/25.8 km)
  • BART (2 blocks)
  • Cable cars (2 blocks)
  • MUNI bus (1 block)
Attractions
  • Union Square
  • Theater District
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
  • Yerba Buena Center for the Performing Arts
  • AT&T Park
  • Chinatown
  • Embarcadero
Business
  • On-site business center
  • 23,000 square feet of meeting space
  • 9,000-square-foot Metropolitan Ballroom

Hotel Map

37.787 -122.4029
Area served
City Center
Nearby airports
San Francisco International Airport, (SFO), 24.14, KM; Metropolitan Oakland International Airport, (OAK), 17.70, KM;
Area description
City Center, Urban

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The Westin San Francisco Market Street Rooms

Standard
The Amenities listed in this description represent the amenities available in all guest rooms in the hotel

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Non Smoking
General
Non Smoking
Activities
Exercise gym
Dining
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Services
Business center
Guest laundromat
Concierge desk
ATM/Cash machine
Security
Wake-up service
Multilingual
In-Room Safe
Shops/Commercial services
Doorman
Currency exchange
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Parking
Accessibility
Accessible rooms
Brailled elevators
Room
AM/FM alarm clock
Hairdryer in room
Outlet adapters
Cribs available
Iron
Smoke detectors

Nearby points of interest

  • Toomey Tourell Gallery: 0.1 mi
  • Cartoon Art Museum: 0.1 mi
  • St Patrick's Church: 0.1 mi
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: 0.1 mi
  • Don Soker Gallery: 0.2 mi
  • Moscone Center: 0.2 mi
  • 871 Fine Arts: 0.2 mi
  • Union Square: 0.3 mi
  • Kertesz Gallery: 0.3 mi
  • Old St Mary's Cathedral: 0.4 mi
  • Transamerica Pyramid: 0.6 mi
  • Grace Cathedral: 0.6 mi
  • Cable Car Museum: 0.7 mi
  • Chinatown: 0.7 mi
  • ATT Park: 0.8 mi
  • Toomey Tourell Gallery: 0.1 mi
  • Cartoon Art Museum: 0.1 mi
  • St Patrick's Church: 0.1 mi
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: 0.1 mi
  • Don Soker Gallery: 0.2 mi
  • Moscone Center: 0.2 mi
  • 871 Fine Arts: 0.2 mi
  • Union Square: 0.3 mi
  • Kertesz Gallery: 0.3 mi
  • Old St Mary's Cathedral: 0.4 mi
  • Transamerica Pyramid: 0.6 mi
  • Grace Cathedral: 0.6 mi
  • Cable Car Museum: 0.7 mi
  • Chinatown: 0.7 mi
  • ATT Park: 0.8 mi
  • SoMa: 0.8 mi
  • Ferry Building: 0.8 mi
  • Civic Centre: 1 mi
  • San Francisco City Hall: 1 mi
  • Octagon House: 1 mi
  • Coit Tower: 1.1 mi
  • San Francisco Symphony: 1.2 mi
  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption: 1.2 mi
  • Haas Lilienthal House: 1.3 mi
  • Pioneer's Monument: 1.3 mi
  • Port of San Francisco: 1.4 mi
  • Lafayette Park: 1.4 mi
  • Konko Church of San Francisco: 1.4 mi
  • Japantown: 1.5 mi
  • Underwater World: 1.5 mi
  • Japan Center: 1.5 mi
  • Aquarium of the Bay: 1.5 mi
  • Pier 39: 1.5 mi
  • San Francisco Experience: 1.6 mi
  • Wax Museum Entertainment Complex: 1.6 mi
  • Lombard Street: 1.6 mi
  • Wyland Gallery: 1.6 mi
  • Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum: 1.6 mi
  • Ghirardelli Square: 1.7 mi
  • Musee Mecanique: 1.7 mi
  • Hyde Street Pier: 1.7 mi
  • Mission Cliffs Rock Climbing Center: 1.9 mi
  • Mission Delores: 2 mi
  • Mission Dolores: 2 mi
  • Lands End: 2.1 mi

Dining

MaSo
Meet and mingle in the relaxed atmosphere of MaSo Bar, Lounge and Terrace while you enjoy delicious bites from sustainable sources, a local wine, or an innovative cocktail. A glass-walled private dining room is available.

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.

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Guest Reviews (186)

Ratings and reviews for The Westin San Francisco Market Street

Overall score

3.9 / 5
5.01.0
74 out of 186
Amenities:
3.8
Room cleanliness:
4.4
Hotel staff:
4.1
Room comfort:
4.3
Location:
4.6
Value:
3.8

85% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
JYL4life
Business
LA
Oct 20, 2014

Great stay

Good location, expensive parking though. I would park in a garage that is close to the hotel.

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

Business

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Review of The Westin San Francisco Market Street

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Lori A.R.
Business
Indianapolis, IN
Sep 4, 2014

Wedding Weekend in San Fran

Just be careful as hotel used my debit card to "hold" funds in the amount equal to my entire hotel stay -- in this case 3 nights! Even though the entire trip was prepaid the hotel held these funds through the entirety of our trip. Other than than, clean room, good location.

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

Business

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Review of The Westin San Francisco Market Street

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Taneasducati
Business
Seattle, WA
Jul 9, 2014

Great location

We were able to walk down to AT&T Ballpark in one direction or the ferry terminal going another direction. The hotel is close to the BART, bus and trolly lines which can take you any where you may want to go.

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

Business

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Review of The Westin San Francisco Market Street

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
johill
Business
North Bay
Jul 8, 2014

Very nice location- great convenience to anything in SF

A wonderful hotel, great room, bigger than the Hyatt's which cost a lot more for the Union Square/ Market Street location. Great bar and restaurant, but a little too spendy - get your late night drinks at Dave's or Cask across the street.

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

Business

Money-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

Park at Fifth and Mission Garage - their Valet is very expensive and almost twice as much. Just 5 minutes away.

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Review of The Westin San Francisco Market Street

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Neal East Coast
Business
Culpeper, VA
May 5, 2014

Great combo trip-business/personal

The hotel staff were excellent and the location was perfect. The hotel is right off of Market Street, close to the public transit, within walking distance to Union Square and the piers. The concierge were helpful, providing us with useful info of places to visit. Overall, this was great business trip mixed with a little personal.

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

Business

Dining tip: Long walk from hotel

#9 Fishermen's Grotto

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Review of The Westin San Francisco Market Street

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Stevo
Business
Sacramento, CA, USA
Mar 25, 2014

Great stay

Westin San Francisco is a great place to stay. We have stayed there several times. Great location close to Union Square. Highly recommend it.

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

Business

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Review of The Westin San Francisco Market Street

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Irundik
Business
Vancouver , Canada
Mar 3, 2014

Great location

Great hotel, location, clean rooms. But for the price I paid I would expect breakfast and in room internet!

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

Business

Sightseeing tip: Long walk from hotel

Use cable car to go to Golden Gate Bridge

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Review of The Westin San Francisco Market Street

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Breezy007
Business
Albany, NY
Feb 19, 2014

San Francisco Visit

It was very nice for the location and price. Staff was friendly and very accommodating. Would definitely recommend!

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

Business

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Review of The Westin San Francisco Market Street

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Gabe831
Business
Monterey, California
Feb 16, 2014

Nice big window but be ready to sit on the floor

This Westin's claim to fame is their floor to ceiling windows, yet there is a catch! The only way to take in the city view is from the single chair or from the. We walked in room and immediately loved the view. My GF and I admired and ended up sitting on the floor. Then it occurred to me, I payed too much to be sitting on the floor to take in the view. I called the front desk to see if there was another room that was more accommodating for more the one guest. They quickly hit the transfer button to housekeeping. Housekeepings only solution was to bring me stackable banquet chair. Now at this point I was getting bothered. I called back to front desk. They had no other solution. They finally suggested that they could move us to a room further up with a better view and give a couple ticket to their buffet breakfast. I accept. We get to the room. What a let down! Same set up yet slightly smaller room. I came to terms with being compensated with a downgrade and told myself I WILL NEVER COME HERE AGAIN. Negotiating with the front desk and packing and and unpacking was got us behind schedule for dinner. Here are a few things to be aware of: -the charge 150 up front for incidental. -the super mini fridge has no room for anything other than their beverages -if beverages are moved around or taking out of fridge a sensor inside applies it to your room. -there is only one chair no table -if you and a guest take food to the room be prepared to enjoy that food either on the bed or on the floor -Their buffet breakfast is extremely Foul Do yourself a favor stay at the W or parc55 at the similar rate

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

Business

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Review of The Westin San Francisco Market Street

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
catsj
Business
Orange County, CA
Jan 7, 2014

Great Location

The hotel is nice and located near most tourist attractions. However, the room is very small and feels cramped. I have stayed at another hotel nearby that is cheaper and more spacious. If it wasn't a good deal, we would have booked elsewhere.

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

Business

Dining tip: Long walk from hotel

Near Hog Island Oyster, top dining on Yelp SF.

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