Get an overview of this hotelCentrally located near Civic Center, Union Square

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

You'll be centrally located in San Francisco with a stay at The Opal San Francisco, steps from Great American Music Hall and close to Lombard Street.

This hotel is close to University of San Francisco and Pier 39.

Make yourself at home in one of the 167 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and LED televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and irons/ironing boards, as well as phones with free local calls.

Enjoy the recreation opportunities such as a fitness center or make use of other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge at scheduled times, and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Renovations & Closures

This property is undergoing renovations.
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

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.

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

Self parking is available (surcharge), and airport transportation is available for a surcharge.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Shared microwave 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Shared refrigerator 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Year Built 1908 
  • Total number of rooms - 167 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Multilingual staff 

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 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • iPod docking station 

Where to Eat

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

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 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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 property:
  • 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.
Guests will be charged a Healthy San Francisco (the city's universal health care program) fee per room, per night.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 20.00 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 20.00 (one-way), (from 0 to 18 years old)
  • Self parking fee: USD 46.74 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 100.00
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per night
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

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


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