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1500 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94109
Nightly Rates: ($217.00 - $419.00)
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating: 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Description:

Enjoy Staying at San Francisco Hotel's Ideal Location Holiday Inn San Francisco-Golden Gateway is a full-service conference hotel in downtown San Francisco centered between Nob Hill, Fisherman's Wharf, the Golden Gate Bridge and Pacific Heights, an oasis for corporate and leisure travelers offering the "True San Francisco Experience."Rising 26 stories with 496 guestrooms starting on the 6th floor, each offers outstanding city or bay views.On-site heated outdoor pool, 24-hour business center and fitness center, guest laundry, dry-cleaning services, R-O-H Bar and Restaurant including room service starting at 5pm. Over 100 restaurants within walking distance as well.Historic cable cars just steps from the hotel, providing easy access to Fisherman's Wharf, Union Square, Financial District and Chinatown. Attractions minutes from the hotel include Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, beautiful Golden Gate Park, Moscone Convention Center and Yerba Buena Gardens. Depending on the season, you can also plan to take in a 49ers or Giants game at AT&T park. Our conference hotel features more than 18,000 sq ft of flexible meeting space including our two Ballrooms. We can accommodate groups and meetings from 10 to 450 people for business or social events. On-site audio/visual and conference services are available. Holiday Inn San Francisco-Golden Gateway looks forward to see you on your next visit to San Francisco!

Check In:  3:00 PM
Check Out:  12:00 PM

Native currency:  American Dollars
Number of floors:  26
Number of rooms:  496
Number of suites:  5
Time zone:  GMT


R.O.H: R.O.H serves breakfast and dinner and offers a variety of international craft beers and supreme wines from Napa and Sonoma Valleys.
R.O.H Bar: Lounge at our full service bar on-site for a large selection of wines and cocktails.


Fitness center on-site
Fitness center off-site
Outdoor pool
Childrens's program - 6th Floor outdoor heated pool with city view.

Room Info:

Connecting rooms
Connecting rooms, Bathrobe
Bathrobe, Sofa bed
2 double beds nonsmoking: TV
2 double beds nonsmoking: TV
king leisure non smoking: TV
standard room nonsmoking: TV
grand view king bed nonsmoking: TV
king leisure non smoking: TV
king hear accessible roll in shower non smoking: TV
1 king bed corner bay view nonsmoking: TV
standard room nonsmoking: TV
grand view double beds nonsmoking: TV

Meeting Facilities:

Emerald Ballroom: The Emerald Ballroom is a total of 5600 sq feet and can be divided into 2 smaller rooms, the Emerald Room at 3350 sq feet and the Crystal Room at 2250 sq feet. Hotel has a full service audio viusal company to handle any rental of AV equipment..
Emerald Room:
Crystal Room:
Gold Rush Ballroom: 5400 Square Foot Meeing Space . Divided into two rooms. No pillars in the rooms and great lighting.
Gold Rush A:
Gold Rush B:
Redwood Room: No adjoining conference rooms attached. Very quiet and secure.
Pacific Suites: Pacific Suites can be divided into (4) separate rooms. Ideal for breakout space. Each room is about 682 SqFt and has a vanity/counter space to layout event materials or food/beverage.
Portola: Located on the main lobby level of hotel. Great room for receptions and exhibits. High traffic flow.
Executive Conference Room: Great speaker ready room, office, or conference room. Located just outside the Emerald Ballroom, lobby level.
Monterey/Carmel: Conference room or office/registration on main conference level.

Hotel Amenities:

(additional fees may apply to certain amenities)

  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty shop/salon
  • Color television
  • Desk with lamp
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping - weekly
  • Late check-out available
  • Non-smoking
  • Parking
  • Public area air conditioned
  • Safe
  • Spare electrical outlet available at desk
  • Transportation
  • Voice mail
  • Accessible facilities
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Complimentary newspaper in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • High speed internet access for laptop in public areas
  • Ice machine
  • Lounges/bars
  • On-Site parking
  • Pay per view movies on TV
  • Restaurant
  • Safe deposit box
  • Stereo
  • Two-line phone
  • Wireless internet connection
  • Air conditioning individually controlled in room
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Concierge desk
  • Free newspaper
  • High speed internet connection
  • Interior corridors
  • Meeting rooms
  • Onsite laundry
  • Premium movie channels
  • Rollaway bed
  • Satellite television
  • Tennis court
  • Valet same day dry cleaning
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Bathtub
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Currency exchange
  • Golf
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Ironing board
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Outdoor pool
  • Private bathroom
  • Room service
  • Separate closet
  • Tour/sightseeing desk
  • Video games

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Moscone Convention Center

Civic Center (South)


San Francisco International

Oakland International

Presidio Golf CourseThe Presidio golf course opened for public play in 1995 and has beome one of the nation's top public courses. This 18-hole course plays 6,500 yards of challenging golf winding through Eucalyptus and Monterey Pine trees in The City's trademark hills.

Golden Gate Bridge/Golden Gate Park - NorthThe Golden Gate Bridge links San Francisco with Marin County. Before its completion in 1937, the bridge was considered unbuildable because of foggy weather, 60-mile per hour winds, and strong ocean currents. The bridge sways 27 feet to withstand winds o

Pier 39/Fisherman's Wharf/Alcatraz - NorthSan Francisco's most popular tourist attraction with food, shopping and plenty of photo opportunties. Catch a ride to Alcatraz, have lunch at the Wharf and shop till you drop at Pier 39.

Union Square/Chinatown/Financial Center - EastUpscale shopping at Union Square and the San Francisco Shopping to the very discounted Chinatown district on Grant Street.

Moscone Convention Center - South EastConvention Center located just 7 minutes by taxi or 20 minute walk.

California Cable Car lineWorld Famous Cable Car Line. The California line picks up right next to the hotel. Tickets for purchase through hotel concierge or directly from trolley attendant.

Cow Palace - South

Coit Tower - North EastOverlooking the San Francisco Skyline Coit Tower is a must see attraction. In addition to the great views are the wonderful murals decorating the lobby.

Financial District - EastEast of Montgomery Street to The Embarcadero is San Francisco's Financial District. Noted attractions in the Financial District are Jackson Square, Antique and Art Galleries, Crocker Galleria and The Embarcadeo Center. Just minutes from the Ferry Build

AT&T Ball Park - Southeast

Presidio - North WestA former military based turned public park. There are 11 miles of hiking trails, including the Golden Gate Promenade, the Coastal Trail, an ecology trail and portions of the Bay.

Golden Gate Park - WestWorld famous Golden Gate Park.

Haight/Ashbury - WestThe Haight today is home to boutiques, vintage-clothing shops, second hand stores, internet cafes and hip restuarants. Be sure to check out the Grateful Dead House and the Flower Power walking tours.

Japantown - West

Ghirardelli Square - North

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