About Our San Francisco Hotel

Classic and contemporary, the The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel San Francisco provides a wide array of amenities and services to make your stay comfortable. From complimentary bicycles to our 24-hour business center, from our multiple dine & drink experiences to our stylish Philippe Starck-designed interiors, we offer one of the most enjoyable hotel stays you’re likely to ever have. We deliver it all to you with a genuine smile as warm and welcoming as the state of California.

The Clift understands the fine art of balancing work and play.

Hotel amenities include:

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How can we make your stay more enjoyable? Our range of helpful services includes tour desk concierge, dry-cleaning, turn-down service, daily newspaper, babysitting, language translation assistance and more.


An inspired fusion of old-world hotel glamour with distinctly modern energy and design, the century-old The Clift’s daring sense of diversity perfectly captures the spirit of San Francisco.

San Francisco Hotel | Fitness Center

Guests have access to The Clift's fitness center, located on the second floor.

Complimentary bicycles | The Clift San Francisco

Explore the City by the Bay on bicycle with The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel.


We are pleased to offer you several guest privileges throughout your stay, to include coffee and tea in the lobby, unlimited use of the fitness center and more!

Park and Stay

The Clift offers valet parking for easy access. Valet parking is available 24 hours a day at the main entrance at 495 Geary St. between Mason and Taylor.

Bee Sanctuary

To continue striving towards being a more eco-friendly hotel, The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel hosts 10 hives with over 10,000 honeybees on the roof of the hotel.

The Clift Located in the Heart of San Francisco

Stay Green is our guest sustainability program in which guests may choose to help reduce our carbon footprint and have a positive impact on the environment. If staying two or more nights, guests may opt into the Stay Green program and forgo housekeeping services.

Maya The Dox | The Clift Dog Friendly

With dog-friendly rooms* at The Clift, your dog doesn’t have to miss out on all the fun.

Studio Guest Room

Please note that our check-in time is 3:00PM and check out time is 12:00PM.