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An inspired fusion of old-world glamour, distinctive energy & design

Guests at The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel will be welcomed by sophisticated and modern changes signifying a reawakening of the hotel’s original craftsmanship fused with modern day San Francisco. Designed for beauty, adaptability and convenience, The Clift is a place that reveals the past and embraces the accelerating pace of the future. The updated ambiance engages traditional touches while enveloping the beauty of the city by the bay. With a nod to our iconic past, the hotel’s updates includes dramatically updated guest rooms, an all-new modern lobby experience, and much more – all in the midst of one of the city’s most dynamic regions.


495 Geary Street

San Francisco, CA 94102 US

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Wedding Venues to Complement your True Love

An inspired fusion of modern elegance with distinctly contemporary energy, spirit emanates from each wedding venue. The Clift stands out as a perfect spot for weddings. Plan an intimate candle-lit ceremony or a family-style dinner for a truly enchanted experience.

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Stay Safe with Sonesta

We are committed to protecting the health, safety, and well-being of our guests and employees. Our Stay Safe with Sonesta program, in partnership with Ecolab, observes applicable public health requirements and enhanced hygienic protocols including cleanliness, sanitization, and modified guest services. Learn about our hotel and available amenities that reflect the current guest experience.


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