Embassy Hotel San Francisco

610 Polk Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102  show map
 3 stars
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Embassy Hotel San Francisco

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Private beach

Beach access

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting/Banquet facilities

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Verified Reviews:

  • Bed was decent - Eighborhood was rundown and not for walking - Staff were competent but somewhat officious
  • Staff average - Free secure parking in the downtown - Room was marginally clean
  • Located two blocks from both city hall, and van ness - Free wifi - Rooms were clean
  • Old-fashioned bathroom, but fine - Art deco doorway that was really cool - Easy walk to the bart station
  • Room was very clean - Staff was very knowledgeable - Room was in decent shape - Breakfast was poor

Overview

Having a convenient location in the center of the city the two-star Embassy Hotel is hosted in the Art Deco building of 1930s.

The area around it is crowded by dining, shopping, commercial options and city attractions.

All 84 rooms are contemporary and comfortable with a set of all standard amenities.

A 24 hour reception, fine restaurant, laundry, free on-site parking and tour desk are available for guests.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   84.

Rooms

Embassy Hotel offers its guests 84 spacious comfortable well-furnished rooms with a choice of a King size bed or two Double beds. Each room is airy and light and includes such amenities as private bath and shower, color TV with premium channels, private phone as well as nice views of the city. Complimentary Continental breakfast is for all guests.

Dining options

Embassy Hotel serves complimentary continental breakfast for all its guests. On-site restaurant and bar also offers fine dishes.

At the hotel Embassy San Francisco guests are invited to a continental breakfast served for free. 

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free safe at reception
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Coffee shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • public parking is possible on site at USD 30 per day.

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Beach access
  • Night club

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Free in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 10 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Embassy Hotel San Francisco San Francisco location
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Hotel Address:

610 Polk Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

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City Center
  • San Francisco
    3000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    1.4 mi
  • F Market Street Car
    1.7 mi
Underground stations
  • BART - Civic Center Station
    2000 ft
  • BART - Powell St. Station
    3300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Brenda's French Soul Food (cuisine: French, Cajun & Creole)
    200 ft
  • Saigon Sandwich Shop (cuisine: Vietnamese)
    400 ft
Beaches
  • North Beach
    1.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    84

Rooms and availability

Embassy Hotel offers its guests 84 spacious comfortable well-furnished rooms with a choice of a King size bed or two Double beds. Each room is airy and light and includes such amenities as private bath and shower, color TV with premium channels, private phone as well as nice views of the city. Complimentary Continental breakfast is for all guests.

Embassy Hotel San Francisco Art Double RoomEmbassy Hotel San Francisco Art Double RoomEmbassy Hotel San Francisco Art Double Room
Art Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or Double beds
Size: 295 sq. feet
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  • Shower
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Offering free WiFi, this comfortably furnished room features original art deco decor and architecture and a cable TV.

Room facilities
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    Run Of House Room Assigned On Arrival
    Bed type: Bed assigned on arrival or Double bed or 2 Single beds
    Size: 295 sq. feet
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      Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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        Quadruple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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          Family Room
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          Embassy Hotel San Francisco Deluxe Double RoomEmbassy Hotel San Francisco Deluxe Double RoomEmbassy Hotel San Francisco Deluxe Double Room
          Deluxe Double Room
          Bed type: Double beds or King-size bed
          Size: 280 sq. feet
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          Deluxe Double Room, 2 Double Beds

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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Embassy Hotel San Francisco San Francisco location
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            Hotel Address:

            610 Polk Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

            Get directions
            City Center
            • San Francisco
              3000 ft
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
              1.4 mi
            • F Market Street Car
              1.7 mi
            Underground stations
            • BART - Civic Center Station
              2000 ft
            • BART - Powell St. Station
              3300 ft
            • Bus stop
              400 ft
            Restaurants
            • Brenda's French Soul Food (cuisine: French, Cajun & Creole)
              200 ft
            • Saigon Sandwich Shop (cuisine: Vietnamese)
              400 ft
            Beaches
            • North Beach
              1.2 mi
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2010
            • Number of rooms:
              84

            Embassy Hotel San Francisco Location

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            What's nearby.

            Embassy Hotel is close to various restaurants, cafes, bars and shops as well as tourist attractions. California Culinary Academy, Asian Art Museum, City Hall, Chinatown, Downtown Financial District, North Beach, the Castro and Mission Districts are also close to the hotel.

            Convention centers

            Sport related

            Museums

            • Asian Art Museum - 1000 ft
            • Tenderloin Reflection Ctr - 1400 ft
            • Euro Pacific Art Inc - 1700 ft
            • Asian Art Museum-San Francisco - 2000 ft
            • Shaping San Francisco Museum - 2000 ft

            Halls

            • Zellerbach Rehearsal Hall - 1000 ft
            • Saint Mary's Cathedral-Assumption - 1700 ft
            • Show Folks of America - 2000 ft
            • Regency Building - 2000 ft
            • Odd Fellows Building - 2000 ft

            Universities, Institutes

            • California Culinary Academy - 400 ft
            • Alemany College - 400 ft
            • University-California Hastings - 1000 ft
            • San Francisco School of Psych - 2000 ft
            • New College of California - 2000 ft
            • Career Resources Development - 2000 ft
            • Korean Center Inc - 2000 ft

            Theaters

            Medical care and Hospitals

            • US Veterans Ctr - 400 ft

            Underground stations

            Local attractions

            • Cable Car Museum - 5100 ft
              1201 Mason Street, San Francisco
            • Civic Center - 5100 ft
              Off Of Van Ness, San Francisco
            • Museum of the African Diaspora - 5200 ft
              685 Mission Street, San Francisco
            • Pacific Heights - 5000 ft
              2356 Pine Street (at Fillmore), San Francisco
            • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - 5200 ft
              151 Third Street, San Francisco

            Near the hotel

            • Asian Art Museum - 1100 ft
              200 Larkin Street, San Francisco
            • San Francisco City Hall - 1500 ft
              1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett Place, San Francisco
            • San Francisco Public Library - 1500 ft
              100 Larkin Street at Fulton, San Francisco
            • Cow Hollow - 2000 ft
              San Francisco, CA
            • War Memorial Opera House - 1500 ft
              301 Van Ness Avenue at Grove Street, San Francisco
            • San Francisco Ballet - 1500 ft
              401 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco
            • San Francisco Opera - 1600 ft
              San Francisco, CA

            Restaurants nearby

            • Brenda's French Soul Food - 200 ft

              Address: 652 Polk Street
              Phone: (415) 345-8100

              73% likes this, based on 188 reviews
              Cuisine: French, Cajun & Creole
              Price Range: USD 11 - USD 16

            • Chambers - Phoenix Hotel - 400 ft

              Address: 601 Eddy St
              Phone: 415-829-2316

              72% likes this, based on 30 reviews
              Cuisine: Californian
              Price Range: USD 33 - USD 52

            • Burmese Kitchen - 500 ft

              Address: 452 Larkin St
              Phone: (415) 474-5569

              71% likes this, based on 42 reviews
              Cuisine: Burmese
              Price Range: USD 10 - USD 15

            • Saigon Sandwich Shop - 400 ft

              Address: 560 Larkin St
              Phone: (415) 474-5698

              75% likes this, based on 67 reviews
              Cuisine: Vietnamese
              Price Range: USD 2 - USD 10

            • Thai Idea Vegetarian - 400 ft

              Address: 710 Polk St.

              78% likes this, based on 38 reviews
              Cuisine: Thai, Vegetarian

            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2010
            • Number of rooms:
              84
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            Embassy Hotel San Francisco Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Embassy Hotel San Francisco

            Average guest rating

            5.0out of 10
            Guest rating
            Based on 44 reviews

            Individual guest reviews

            • Couple
              4.6

              Location was close by the places I wanted to visit. Basic amenities available but nothing amazing.

              There was no hot water. Limited amount of towels. No space. Not very clean. Very old looking. Pictures do not accurately reflect the actual hotel.

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              it was convenient to the business location. Has off street parking, thats included in the rental price.

            • Older travelers
              5.8

              Internet in the room

              Too noisy during the night. The heater had a very bad noise at 3 in the morning and woke us up. The corridors were very dark. In general the hotel looked very old, however the romo was very clean. And the worst thing was that the price included breakfast and when we arrived they told us that the kitchen was not in use so they did not provide breakfast either morning.

            • Older travelers
              2.8

              Apart from the fact that there was free parking I liked nothing about this hotel. It was absolutely terrible. Do not stay here.

              It was dirty, has not been updated since the 70's. There were rats squeaking outside my window during the night. There was hair in the shower from the previous guest. The remote control did not work and we did mention this but nobody did anything. Coffee was undrinkable, bread and muffins stale and the bar area very dark - probably a good thing that you could not see how dirty and unkept everything was.

            • Family with children
              5.8

              Hotel is located/attached to a bar and dance club. Could hear music booming til past 2am.

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              Clean and antique style

              No a/C. One tiny elevator.Had to open window and was awoken a few times by yelling in street and noise of traffic.

            • Single
              4.2

              quite

              terrible location no heating through night. Will not go tthere any more

            • Group of friends
              5.8

              Price is affordable. Breakfast is ok.

              There was a silly noise coming out of the heating system when operated. It was sometimes difficult to sleep because of that noise although I cannot ignore jet-lag. Moreover, neighborhood (especially Turk St.) is not an ideal place to walk through.

            • Family with children
              3.2

              There was no air conditioner the heater was always on the room was hot & smelly the elovator smelled like some 1 died & urinated in it & when u flushed the toilet or any 1 else n the hotel flushed the pipes would clank & bang the phone in the room did not work we were on the 6th floor there was no screan on window & u could here the club all night

            • Single
              5.0

              It's unblievable that they don't provide the hot water for drinking. Too BAD!!!

            • Family with children
              2.8

              When we checked in the man called out our room number for everyone to hear which made me a little uncomfortable. I Am 27 and female and was traveling with my mom on a coast tour from San Diego. When we got into our room we immediately checked for bed bugs because the place felt disgusting. There were no bed bugs, but we felt like roaches were going to crawl out at any minute. No one answered our calls at the front desk when we called to let them know our toilet was leaking and making an awful very loud noise when we flushed. We would had left if it wasn't already late and we were so tired from driving all day. Our showers were a game of try not to get scolded. It was constantly going between cold and scolding hot. Upon checkout I wasn't even asked how my stay was, so I had to let the girl know how disappointed I was, and her response " I just work here, there is noting I can do for you. The manager is here Monday-Friday 730 am-1." I have since called and was told they will call back but I am still waiting. Also it was not a cheap stay. If it had been a quarter of what we paid I would have been like well you get what you pay for!

              Everything. It was a dump with horrible customer service.

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              We enjoyed the character of the art deco architecture and furnishings. The location was convenient, and the staff were helpful.

              It was a Saturday night and the nightclub next door was loud, although the location of our room on the fourth floor helped a lot.

            • Single
              5.8

              The decor of the lobby and rooms.

              This hotel privets a complimentery breakfast and in the past it was quite nice. However this time, the quality and variety of the buffet had gone down as well as the decor of the place. Breakfast is served in the adjoining bar and now it is totally black and one mustsit. At large overstuffed sofas rather than tables and chairs. What a dreary way to start one's day. Besides, even after requesting a quiet room, the musi from the bar vibrated the room until late into the night. Not conducive to a pleasant stay. This was my last time to stay at the Embassy Hotel.

            • Single
              7.0

              Nice staff, nice furniture, good location.

              Above a noisy dance club that played loud house music until 2:00 a.m. and the crowd partied outside until 3:30 a.m.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Embassy Hotel San Francisco San Francisco location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            610 Polk Street, San Francisco, United States, 94102

            Get directions
            City Center
            • San Francisco
              3000 ft
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
              1.4 mi
            • F Market Street Car
              1.7 mi
            Underground stations
            • BART - Civic Center Station
              2000 ft
            • BART - Powell St. Station
              3300 ft
            • Bus stop
              400 ft
            Restaurants
            • Brenda's French Soul Food (cuisine: French, Cajun & Creole)
              200 ft
            • Saigon Sandwich Shop (cuisine: Vietnamese)
              400 ft
            Beaches
            • North Beach
              1.2 mi
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2010
            • Number of rooms:
              84