Located in Civic Center, The Opal San Francisco is within a 10-minute walk of popular sights such as Asian Art Museum of San Francisco and Louise Davies Symphony Hall. This hotel has 167 rooms and welcomes guests with conveniences like free breakfast, free in-room WiFi, and a fitness center. Located in central San Francisco, the hotel is also near Union Square and Lombard Street.

Dining

Free continental breakfast is included with your stay. Grab a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant or get an energy boost at the coffee shop/café.

Rooms

All of The Opal San Francisco's 167 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including iPod docks, free local calls, and ironing boards. 40-inch LED TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Desks are also standard.

Property features

Guests of The Opal San Francisco enjoy a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and coffee in a common area. If you drive, self parking is USD 41 per day, or you can take advantage of the shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available on request). Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a computer station, free newspapers, and laundry facilities.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Asian Art Museum of San Francisco and Louise Davies Symphony Hall
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Opal is situated in the heart of San Francisco, just five blocks from a cable car line, eight blocks from Union Square, and nine blocks from City Hall, the War Memorial Opera House, Davies Symphony Hall, and the Asian Art Museum, all within the Civic Center area.

The hotel serves a daily complimentary Continental breakfast with bagels, toast, waffles, hard-boiled eggs, yoghurt, and juices, and hosts a complimentary wine-and-cheese reception on Wednesdays.

A small fitness center is on site, and complimentary wireless Internet access is available.

Self parking is available (surcharge).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Year Built 1908 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Total number of rooms - 167 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • LED TV 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • iPod docking station 

Where to Eat

A complimentary Continental breakfast is provided each morning. Breakfast includes toast, bagels, waffles, yoghurt, hard-boiled eggs, coffee, tea, and juices.

The hotel also hosts a complimentary wine-and-cheese reception featuring a selection of classic California wines, Wednesdays in the late afternoon.

Mel's Diner - Operated independently and located off the lobby, Mel's serves American favorites for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

The on-site fitness center includes an exercise bike, treadmill, stairstepper, and free weights. The hotel also offers discounted passes to a 24-hour fitness club one block away.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: USD 50 per stay
  • Destination fee: USD 2.62 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 41 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 100.00
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Opal Hotel
  • Opal Hotel San Francisco
  • Opal San Francisco
  • San Francisco Opal
  • Opal San Francisco Hotel
  • The Opal San Francisco Hotel San Francisco