Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel places you in Downtown San Francisco, within a leisurely stroll of popular sights such as Union Square and Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. This 3-star hotel has 161 guestrooms and offers conveniences like a restaurant, free in-room WiFi, and a 24-hour business center. Located centrally in San Francisco, it's also close to Lombard Street and South Park.

Dining

Enjoy a bite to eat at Saha, the hotel's onsite restaurant. For a nice break, mingle with other guests at the free daily manager's reception. Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for a fee weekends from 9 AM to noon.

Rooms

The 161 rooms have an array of amenities, including iPod docks, coffee makers, and ceiling fans. 32-inch flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms have hair dryers, designer toiletries, and bathrobes. Laptop-compatible safes, phones, and ironing boards are also standard.

Property features

Guests of Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel enjoy access to free WiFi in public areas, a meeting room, and a 24-hour business center. Valet parking is available for USD 35 per day. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include free newspapers, a fireplace in the lobby, and a porter/bellhop.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Union Square and Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • 24-hour business center

Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities will be closed from 30 July 2016 until further notice:
  • Dining venue

Hotel Amenities

Room Amenities

Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel offers 161 accommodations with iPod docking stations and laptop-compatible safes. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries.

This San Francisco hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Hotel Amenities

This San Francisco hotel offers a 24-hour business center, meeting room, and complimentary wireless Internet access throughout. A complimentary wine reception is held nightly in the lobby amid the hotel's collection of international art and artifacts, which showcase cross-cultural design from Africa, India, Nepal and Asia.

The sleek Arabic-fusion restaurant, Saha, serves breakfast on weekends, and dinner Tuesday through Saturday. Guests receive discounted access to a nearby fitness center. Valet parking is available 6 AM-midnight.

  • Concierge services 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 161 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1927 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • One meeting room 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 750 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 70 
  • Free reception 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Where to Eat

Saha - This Middle Eastern-style restaurant serves Arabic-fusion cuisine in a sleek space with dark-wood floors, bright red-lacquer seats, and red-leather upholstery. House specialties include Saha's own red curry served with stuffed acorn squash and tofu, classic Moroccan couscous, and lamb tagine with prunes and almonds.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel does not have its own fitness facilities, but guests receive discounted access to a fitness center three blocks away.

Public 18-hole golf courses within five miles of the hotel include the Presidio Golf Club and the Lincoln Park Golf Course. Three miles away, Golden Gate Park has walking and running trails, a children's playground, gardens, and tennis courts. Ocean beaches, including Seal Rock, are five miles from the hotel.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 

Hotel Policies

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Pets allowed (no fees)

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 35 per day (in/out privileges)
  • A pet fee will be charged
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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Pets

  • Pets stay free


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