Financial District - Embarcadero

Harbor Court Hotel

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Why We Love It

  • This historic building perches on the water in front of a baywide panorama
  • Two blocks from the artisanal culinary nexus of the Ferry Building
  • On-property highlights include Fresh-baked evening cookies, complimentary daily wine hour and luxe Frette-dressed beds
  • One mile from the Giant’s home at AT&T Park

"Exemplary service" -- Fodor's
81%
Enjoyed This
(16 Member Ratings)
"We had a great view of the San Francisco Bay Bridge which has a beautiful light display all night!"
Vincent
May 30, 2017
Granite Bay, CA, USA

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Map & Directions

San Francisco International Airport is about 25 minutes away by car. A taxi ride is about $40-$50.

Rooms & Rates

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Overview

San Francisco’s Embarcadero traces a long curve around some of the city’s most scenic bayfront, facing a panorama that stretches from the Bay Bridge past Alcatraz island. The Harbor Court Hotel stands almost right on the water’s edge there, in a stately brick landmarked building from 1926.

Like all Kimpton hotels, this one greets guests with a complimentary wine hour from 5-6pm moderated by the in-house sommelier, and then tucks them in with fresh-baked cookies and milk. They also serve morning coffee from local roaster Bicycle Coffee to help travelers get out of a bed draped in luxurious Frette linens. An alliance with the YMCA next door allows discounted access to that center’s 55,000 square feet of fitness facilities and swimming pool.

The hotel is about two blocks from the Ferry Building Marketplace, “a magnificent structure on the Embarcadero” according to Time, with “a fabulous farmers market on Tuesday and Saturday until 2pm, and no shortage of great places to eat.” All the darlings of the Bay Area culinary scene take up stalls in the market. Heath Ceramics bowls are spun together just across the bay in Sausalito before ending up for sale there. Wild mushrooms and truffles are harvested about two hours away before ending up there at Far West Funghi alongside pates and specialty cooking oils.

Guests also are only about three blocks south of Market Street, a thoroughfare that cuts diagonally across the city from the Financial District down to the stylish enclaves of the Castro and Mission districts. A street-level tram and underground metro system follow it down, also making it easy to reach Union Square’s shops. A ferry from the Ferry Building services Marin County across the bay, where wildlife refuges and peaceful beaches make their way up the coast.

From the press:
  • “Exemplary service and a friendly staff earn high marks for this cozy hotel” -- Fodor’s
  • “Anyone who seeks stylish, high-quality accommodations -- half-canopy beds, large armoires, soundproof windows, and 27-inch LCD TVs -- with a superb view and lively scene will be perfectly content here” -- Frommer’s

Amenities

General

  • Infant cots / cribs
  • Bar
  • Newspaper / magazines
  • Fitness classes
  • Gym / fitness center
  • Indoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Pet-friendly

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport transfer (fees apply)
  • Bike rental
  • Laundry / dry cleaning
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Business center

Room amenities

  • Air-conditioning
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini bar
  • Flatscreen TV
  • iPod/iPhone docking station

Internet

  • Complimentary Internet access
  • Wi-Fi in guest rooms (fees apply)
  • Wi-Fi in public areas (fees apply)
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Hair-dryer
  • Separate shower
  • Luxury toiletries
  • Bathtub or shower

Parking

  • Parking (fees apply)
  • Valet service (fees apply)

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom in some rooms
  • Accessible meeting room
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible restaurant
  • ADA compliant rooms
  • Facilities for guests with special needs
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible

Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.

Policies

Check-in: Standard Time is 3pm.

Minimum age required to check in: 18.

Checkout: Standard Time is 12pm.

Children and additional guests: Children 17 years old and younger stay free stay free of charge when sharing parents’ room and using existing bedding on request. Cribs available on request free of charge. Extra beds are not available.

Pets: Pets are allowed on request and will be charged a non-refundable fee of $100 + tax. Charges will be added to your bill at the hotel.

Fees: An Amenity Fee of $22 (subject to tax) per night is additional and will be added to the total price at check-out. This fee includes i

  • Passes YMCA gym/facilities/programs
  • Wine hour daily from 5pm - 6pm
  • Coffee from 5:30am - 11am (weekdays) and 5:30am to 10am (weekends)
  • Use of bicycles
  • Unlimited Wifi
Charges will be added to your bill at the hotel.

Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

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Customer Service available 24 hours

Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

The room rates listed are for double occupancy per room unless otherwise stated and exclude tax recovery charges and service fees.

It is the responsibility of the hotel chain and/or the individual property to ensure the accuracy of the photos displayed. Travelzoo is not responsible for any inaccuracies in the photos.

81%
Enjoyed This
(16 Member Ratings)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for Harbor Court Hotel, San Francisco (CA) over the past 15 months.
4.0 Ambiance
4.8 Location
3.8 Rooms
4.5 Quality of Service
4.1 Value for the Money
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Enjoyed Most
Pretty views of the bridge at night.
Other Comments
The charge when I booked through Travelzoo was $238.76. I upgraded the room for $50. Total charge upon checkout was $299.99. Okay, so they charged me an extra $11.33. It is now the following Wednesday and the hotel still has a pending charge on my MasterCard (which I used to pay for the room) for $199.99, and a pending charge on my credit card (which I used to book the room) for $374.99. They have tied up over $500 of my money AFTER the charge for the room went through. Totally unacceptable and not worth it in the end.
Candice Oct 12, 2017 Sacramento, CA, USA
Enjoyed Most
The staff was friendly
Other Comments
Everything
Tara Jul 19, 2017 New York, NY, USA
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Enjoyed Most
Friendly staff!
Other Comments
Although our room was extremely small, it was very clean with a beautiful view of the Ferry Building and beyond.
Marian Jun 19, 2017 Redwood City, CA, USA
Enjoyed Most
Location
Heather Jun 19, 2017 Folsom, CA, USA
Enjoyed Most
We had a great view of the San Francisco Bay Bridge which has a beautiful light display all night!
Other Comments
The location is perfect. It's on a quiet street, but the Ferry Building is just a few steps away where I can find many of my favorite breads, sweets and healthy snacks to bring back to our room. There is tea and coffee in the morning and wine from 5:00 to 6:00p.m. We enjoy working out at the YMCA next door! Make sure your room is not too close to the Y which is beneath. We could hear the weights dropping and it was loud! The hotel was very gracious reversed the amenity charge.
Vincent May 30, 2017 Granite Bay, CA, USA
Enjoyed Most
The courtesy of the front desk personnel. Eventhough we didn't arrive until almost midnight, we were greeted and were even upgraded to a Bay Bridge view!
Other Comments
The evening wine hour is a lovely respite. I had hoped that this Klimpton tradition would remain, and happily it has.
BJ May 23, 2017 Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Enjoyed Most
Location and friendly staff! Smelled good, coffee, cucumber water.
Kirk May 09, 2017 Lincoln, NE, USA
Enjoyed Most
Staff and location
Other Comments
Very disappointed had a resort fee tacked on at time of check out for $22 had to call Travelzoo
Jim Feb 28, 2017 San Marcos, CA, USA
Enjoyed Most
Location
sarah Dec 12, 2016 Yuba city, CA, USA
Enjoyed Most
Location and price
Lester Nov 21, 2016 San Clemente, CA, USA

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