Rate based on Check-in: May 8, 2015 Check-out: May 10, 2015

BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

3 stars
View map of 121 7th St., San Francisco, CA 94103

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
3.5
out of 5
100 reviews
Large Group

My stay was excellent at this location. I had a large group staying with me and we all fit... See full review

  • FerrisBueller
  • Mar 2, 2015
Clean Room

Stayed here a night for black friday and very satisfy with the cleanliness of the room. See full review

  • travellinglover
  • Nov 29, 2014
Funky SoMa hotel serves up retro style and custom burgers

With a whitewashed pop-culture style straight out of South Beach, the Americania is one of the funkiest hotels in all of San Francisco. Each guestroom features retro-style furnishings and board games. Elsewhere around the property, understated references (think murals) to classic American pastimes abound. Custom Burger & Lounge, the on-site eatery, serves up -- what else? -- traditional American fast food. In a nod to modernity, all guests receive complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access.

Highlights
  • Funky retro style
  • Walk to Union Square or AT&T Park
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Dine on traditional American fast food at on-site burger joint
Rooms

With retro-style furnishings and shout-outs to 1950s American culture, all of the Americania's 143 rooms and 11 suites offer journeys back in time. Modern conveniences include flat-screen televisions and hair dryers. Special family rooms also have pull-out sofa beds. Many rooms offer breathtaking views of the city skyline, and there's complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Pets are welcome.

Features

The hotel encircles a tranquil fountain courtyard -- a perfect spot to unwind with a good book on a sunny day.

All guests have access to an on-site fitness center, an outdoor pool and a game room. Dry-cleaning, guest laundry services and self-parking are available (fees apply).

 

Grab a burger and fries at Custom Burger & Lounge, a kitschy-but-lovable hamburger joint on-site.

Transportation
  • San Francisco International Airport (30 minutes)
  • Oakland International Airport (45 minutes)
  • Cable car stops (5 blocks)
  • BART (6 blocks)
  • MUNI bus (1 block)
Attractions
  • SoMa
  • Moscone Convention Center
  • Union Square
  • Embarcadero
  • AT&T Park
  • Fisherman's Wharf
Business
  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting space to accommodate 50
  • Catering and equipment rental available
Policies and fees
  • Parking fee is now $35 (plus 14% tax) at all three hotels located on 7th Street (BW Americania, Carriage Inn and Good Hotel). Extra charge may apply for oversize vehicles that take more than one spot.
  • When booking more than five (5) rooms, different policies like cancellation policy and additional supplements will apply.

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania Rooms

Superior Room:One king or queen bed
Each guestroom features playful, retro-style furnishings and board games. Free wireless high speed internet access, flat screen LCD TV's, I-Pod docking stations, pay-per-view movies, Coffee maker, Hairdryer, Iron with full size ironing board. All rooms are non-smoking.
Family Room
Each guestroom features playful, retro-style furnishings and board games. Free wireless high speed internet access, flat screen LCD TV's, I-Pod docking stations, pay-per-view movies, Coffee maker, Hairdryer, Iron with full size ironing board, Sleeps up to 5 persons in room with two double beds and one double sofa sleeper. All rooms are non-smoking.
Superior Room:Two double beds
Each guestroom features playful, retro-style furnishings and board games. Free wireless high speed internet access, flat screen LCD TV's, I-Pod docking stations, pay-per-view movies, Coffee maker, Hairdryer, Iron with full size ironing board. All rooms are non-smoking.

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Outdoor pool
  • Non Smoking
General
Non Smoking
Concierge
Pet friendly
Elevators
Activities
Outdoor pool
Fitness center or spa
Fitness Center
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Services
Business center
Laundry service
In-Room Safe
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Parking
Parking

Hotel Map

37.7787 -122.4099
Area served
San Francisco, CA
Nearby airports
(SFO)San Francisco International (OAK)Oakland International
Area description
South of Market district near Union Square, Moscone Convention Center, Westfield/San Francisco Shopping Centre, AT&T Park, Civic Center and Cable Cars.

Nearby points of interest

  • SoMa: 0.1 mi
  • San Francisco City Hall: 0.5 mi
  • St Patrick's Church: 0.6 mi
  • Moscone Center: 0.6 mi
  • San Francisco Symphony: 0.6 mi
  • Civic Centre: 0.6 mi
  • Union Square: 0.7 mi
  • Kertesz Gallery: 0.7 mi
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: 0.7 mi
  • Toomey Tourell Gallery: 0.7 mi
  • Cartoon Art Museum: 0.8 mi
  • 871 Fine Arts: 0.8 mi
  • Pioneer's Monument: 0.8 mi
  • Don Soker Gallery: 0.9 mi
  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption: 0.9 mi
  • SoMa: 0.1 mi
  • San Francisco City Hall: 0.5 mi
  • St Patrick's Church: 0.6 mi
  • Moscone Center: 0.6 mi
  • San Francisco Symphony: 0.6 mi
  • Civic Centre: 0.6 mi
  • Union Square: 0.7 mi
  • Kertesz Gallery: 0.7 mi
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: 0.7 mi
  • Toomey Tourell Gallery: 0.7 mi
  • Cartoon Art Museum: 0.8 mi
  • 871 Fine Arts: 0.8 mi
  • Pioneer's Monument: 0.8 mi
  • Don Soker Gallery: 0.9 mi
  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption: 0.9 mi
  • Grace Cathedral: 0.9 mi
  • Old St Mary's Cathedral: 1 mi
  • Cable Car Museum: 1.1 mi
  • ATT Park: 1.1 mi
  • Japantown: 1.2 mi
  • Konko Church of San Francisco: 1.2 mi
  • Transamerica Pyramid: 1.2 mi
  • Japan Center: 1.2 mi
  • Chinatown: 1.3 mi
  • Mission Cliffs Rock Climbing Center: 1.3 mi
  • Haas Lilienthal House: 1.3 mi
  • Mission Delores: 1.3 mi
  • Lafayette Park: 1.3 mi
  • Mission Dolores: 1.3 mi
  • Octagon House: 1.4 mi
  • Ferry Building: 1.5 mi
  • Coit Tower: 1.7 mi
  • Lombard Street: 1.8 mi
  • Port of San Francisco: 2 mi
  • Ghirardelli Square: 2 mi
  • Haight Ashbury: 2 mi
  • Underwater World: 2 mi
  • Aquarium of the Bay: 2 mi
  • Wax Museum Entertainment Complex: 2 mi
  • Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum: 2.1 mi
  • San Francisco Experience: 2.1 mi
  • Pier 39: 2.1 mi
  • Hyde Street Pier: 2.1 mi
  • Wyland Gallery: 2.1 mi
  • Walter Adams Gallery: 2.1 mi

Dining

Custom Burger & Lounge
Enjoy delicious burgers and more in a hip and casual environment at Custom Burger & Lounge. Choose your meat, cheese, bun and trimmings. Before or after dinner or a busy day of sightseeing, unwind in Custom Lounge with a drink from our full bar featuring a wide selection of local beers and premium California wines. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Take out service is available.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
The Best Western Americania presents the ideal setting for business and social functions. Located in downtown San Francisco, the hotel offers a comfortable meeting room "The Bridge Room"; professionally designed and appointed with comfortable furnishings. Complete catering service and equipment rental are available. Our professional and courteous staff will assist in the planning and coordination of your function.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
3:00 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.

Ratings and reviews for BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Overall score

3.5 / 5
5.01.0
100 out of 100
Amenities:
3.5
Cleanliness:
4.2
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3.8
Location:
3.5
Value:
3.8

75% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
FerrisBueller
Business
Elk Grove
Mar 2, 2015

Large Group

My stay was excellent at this location. I had a large group staying with me and we all fit comfortably in the room. The room was priced right, clean, and fit the job.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Ricknastayyy
Business
Sacramento, Ca
Nov 30, 2014

Birthdya Night

Clean, modern looking room. Friendly customer service. Although they charge for parking, there is alot of available street parking around.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
travellinglover
Business
Davis, California
Nov 29, 2014

Clean Room

Stayed here a night for black friday and very satisfy with the cleanliness of the room.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
waterchan
Business
madison, WI
Oct 23, 2014

Good Position

The position is perfect. They have an eating place.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
waterchan
Business
madison, WI
Sep 15, 2014

Good Position

The hotel is special. It has good location and good staffs, my girlfriend and I enjoy the trip to SF. But the room is not as good as the service. But it could understand, because the BW is not one of the luxury hotels. All in all, the hotel is good.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
MEEROO
Business
indiana
Mar 30, 2014

GOOD STUFF

THE LOCATION IS GOOD BUT THE HOTEL IS NOT THE RIGHT ONE TO HAVE FUN IN SAN FRANCISCO

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Biotech
Business
PA
Jan 17, 2014

Clean and comfortable

The hotel was clean and comfortable, a little bit noisy when foot traffic was outside the room. Overall a very good value.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Basil Thai restaurant was fantastic. Cellarmaker brewery was excellent. Went to both twice in 4 days.

Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Ruslana
Business
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Dec 29, 2013

Good place for good money.

We liked our stay in Americania. We could pay more for that design, comfort and good location. We'll definitely recommend this hotel to our friends.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Aihua
Business
Raleigh, North Carolina
Dec 16, 2013

Nice room for a vocation-type trip.

Everything is fine except for the price that is kind of high, since this is still motel-type place.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Americania

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Aihua
Business
Raleigh, North Carolina
Dec 16, 2013

Nice room.

The only concern is probably about the price, which is relatively high considering that it is still a motel-type place.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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