Located in Civic Center, Kimpton Buchanan Hotel is within a mile (2 km) of popular sights such as Asian Art Museum of San Francisco and Louise Davies Symphony Hall. This 3.5-star hotel has 131 guestrooms and offers conveniences like a restaurant, free in-room WiFi, and a fitness center. Also close to this San Francisco hotel are Union Square and University of San Francisco.
Explore the hotel and meet new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge, or enjoy a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant. Start your day off with breakfast, available for a fee.
All 131 air-conditioned rooms feature iPod docks, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and 37-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries. Free newspapers, free local calls, and video-game consoles are other standard amenities.
Renovated in 2014, Kimpton Buchanan Hotel offers a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and a meeting room. Self parking is available for USD 38.00 per day. Front-desk staff can answer questions 24/7, and assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include express check-out and free newspapers.
- Close to Asian Art Museum of San Francisco and Louise Davies Symphony Hall
- Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
- Onsite dining
- Fitness center
Kimpton Buchanan Hotel
Kimpton Buchanan Hotel sits in San Francisco's Japantown, less than 2 miles from the shopping of Union Square and Chinatown, and 3 miles from the Golden Gate Bridge.
The onsite restaurant specializes in Shabu-Shabu, in which meat and vegetables are cooked in iron hot pots at dining tables.
Wireless Internet access is complimentary with membership, as are newspapers in the lobby. There is a meeting room on site with a seating capacity of 10. In addition to a business center, this hotel offers dry cleaning and luggage storage.
The recently renovated fitness center includes 4 pieces of cardio equipment, mats, Pilates ball, medicine balls, and straps. The sliding glass door grants access from the fitness center to the outdoor courtyard and patio where guests can stretch or practice yoga. Lawn games are set up which include corn hole, lawn bowling, and bocce ball. Courtyard furniture makes this a great place to relax and enjoy wine hour. Hotel guests can access the courtyard through the gym with a room key from 6 AM until 10 PM, daily.
- 24-hour front desk
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- One meeting room
- Number of floors - 8
- Total number of rooms - 131
- Luggage storage
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Year Built 1975
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Free WiFi
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge)
Kimpton Buchanan Hotel offers 131 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and video-game consoles. 37-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, designer toiletries, and hair dryers.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include safes and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.
- Air conditioning
- Daily housekeeping
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Free local calls
- In-room safe
- Flat-panel TV
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free newspaper
- Iron/ironing board
- Free WiFi
- iPod docking station
- Cable TV service
- Pay movies
- Premium TV channels
- Private bathroom
- Shower/tub combination
- Video-game console
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Mum's Restaurant and Bar - Specializing in Shabu-Shabu - thinly sliced meet and vegetables cooked at the table in an iron hot pot and served with the restaurant's dipping sauces. "Shabu-Shabu" means "swish-swish" in Japanese, referring to the sound of the meat cooking in hot water. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
- Accessible bathroom
Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets stay free
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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Pets allowed (no fees)
Group bookings of 5 or more rooms cannot be accommodated via this website.
- Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 25 per person (approximately)
- Self parking fee: USD 38.00 per day (in/out privileges)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night
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We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.