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Always Open: The New Hotels Coming to San Francisco

San Francisco's hotel inventory is always evolving. Consider these hot new properties when planning your next event.

San Francisco is one of the most popular locations for meetings and conventions. The city has everything: delicious food, renowned cultural institutions, scenic beauty, and proximity to dozens of unique Bay Area destinations. Now to make it easier for you to book your next event, the City by the Bay is proudly welcoming a number of new (or newly renovated) hotels. Here are the fast facts about each of these new and soon-to-open properties.

January 2022

Hyatt Regency San Francisco Downtown SOMA (50 Third St.)

Hyatt Hotels is renovating and rebranding the Park Central San Francisco. This extensive, nearly $100 million dollar redevelopment and rebranding will emerge as the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Downtown SOMA. The expansion will include:

  • A reimagining of the hotels 681 guest rooms that add 5 additional rooms.
  • An upgraded fitness center offering 3,200 sq. ft. of world-class exercise technology.
  • 30,000 sq. ft. of redesigned meeting and event spaces.
  • A redeveloped 9,040 sq. ft. Metropolitan Ballroom, ideal for up to 1,000 guests.
  • The addition of a full-service lobby bar, marketplace, and award-winning restaurant.
  • The Addition of a Regency Club.

Hotel Caza (1300 Columbus St.)

Hotel Caza is a family-friendly hotel in the heart of historic Fisherman’s Wharf that embodies the spirit of California. Hotel Caza offers relaxed and sophisticated accommodations with hospitality so warm and friendly you’ll feel at home the moment you walk in. Hotel Caza is close to North Beach and the Embarcadero, putting visitors within walking distance of fun activities, top restaurants, trendy bars, and iconic attractions.

Kimpton Alton Hotel Fisherman's Wharf (495 Beach St.)

For the first time in six years, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants is opening a new property in its hometown. The Alton will welcome guests in San Francisco’s iconic Fisherman’s Wharf neighborhood with an elevated, unpretentious guest experience and a retro-chic, rock-and-roll vibe. The 248-room hotel will also be home to acclaimed chef Francis Ang’s first restaurant concept: Abacá, a contemporary Filipino-Californian restaurant, the inventive, market-driven approach to his native cuisine.

CitizenM Hotel (72 Ellis St.)

This 11-story, 195-room boutique property opened in November 2021. This is the first hotel owned and operated by citizenM in San Francisco. The brand is known for its tech-first approach to the guest experience, with self-service check-in, iPads instead of wall switches in rooms, and a full-service app that can accomplish anything from bike rentals to restaurant reservations. The development includes 1,300 feet of public open space on the roof.

Other Recent Developments

Hyatt Place San Francisco Downtown (701 Third St.)

The Hyatt Place San Francisco Downtown is the first hotel is the city's booming Mission Bay neighborhood. The 230-room, 103,000-square-foot property is a short walk from Oracle Park, the UCSF Mission Bay medical campus, and the soon-to-open Chase Center. It's also close to The Moscone Center and numerous downtown museums.

YOTEL San Francisco (1095 Market St.)

YOTEL's first West Coast property is now open here in San Francisco. The former Grant Building is now a 203-room hotel in the city's Central Market neighborhood, surrounded by icons like the Asian Art Museum and the San Francisco Opera, as well as the home offices of tech powerhouses Twitter, Spotify and Square. This hotel has large open areas specifically designed for co-working, social gatherings and relaxing. The rooftop terrace is a sight to see, too!

AC Hotel San Francisco Airport / Oyster Point Waterfront (1333 Veterans Blvd., South San Francisco)

The newest hotel in South San Francisco is just five miles from the airport and less than 10 miles from The Moscone Center. The AC Hotel features 187 rooms, more than 8,000 square feet of event space, and top-of-the-line amenities, including a heated indoor pool, a library, and free Wi-Fi throughout the entire property.

Lodge at the Presidio (105 Montgomery St.)

A second hotel will be opening this summer in San Francisco's landmark Presidio. Lodge at the Presidio will be housed in the historic Montgomery Street barracks in the former military base. With just 42 rooms, this small hotel will be perfect for executive conferences and board retreats. The lush forests of the park will be at your doorstep, and the hotel will feature an outdoor fire pit, a large dining room, and front porches for enjoying the view.

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