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Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, an IHG Hotel

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Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM, sun loungers
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes

Overview of Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, an IHG Hotel

3.5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym
  • Business services
  • Parking available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
1500 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA, 94109

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGrace Cathedral11 min walk
  • Popular LocationCalifornia Pacific Medical Center: Pacific Campus11 min walk
  • Popular LocationAsian Art Museum of San Francisco17 min walk
  • AirportSan Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.)26 min drive

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About this area

San Francisco

Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, an IHG Hotel is located in Downtown San Francisco, a neighborhood in San Francisco, and is in the city center. Ferry Building and Emeryville Marina are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park and Muir Woods National Monument. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Oracle Park or Chase Center. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Grace Cathedral - 11 min walk
  • California Pacific Medical Center: Pacific Campus - 11 min walk
  • Asian Art Museum of San Francisco - 17 min walk
  • Bill Graham Civic Auditorium - 18 min walk
  • Lombard Street - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • California St & Van Ness Ave Stop - 1 min walk
  • San Francisco Station - 4 min drive
  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO) - 26 min drive

Restaurants

  • Crustacean Restaurant — 2 min walk
  • Ti Piacera — 2 min walk
  • Route 101 — 2 min walk
  • Victor's — 2 min walk
  • Hi-Lo Club — 3 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, an IHG Hotel

3.5-star San Francisco hotel in Downtown San Francisco with outdoor pool
An outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, a 24-hour business center, and self parking. All 496 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include pillow menus, free newspapers, and free local calls. Housekeeping is available on request.
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, an IHG Hotel offers 496 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This San Francisco hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided on request.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA), Safe Travels (WTTC - Global), and WELL Health-Safety Rating (IWBI)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
  • WiFi in public areas is free for up to 2 hours per day

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (USD 45.63 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Food and drink

  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space (18000 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Pool sun loungers

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Accessible bathtub
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar in bathtub
  • Grab bar in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height bed
  • Low-height desk
  • Roll-in shower
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Pillow menu
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Recycling
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.0 per stay
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD 45.63 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, and Carte Blanche; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Free WiFi in public areas is limited to 2 hours per day
Parking height restrictions apply
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 649 out of 1348 reviews
5 - Excellent 48%
Rating 4 - Good. 434 out of 1348 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 153 out of 1348 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 55 out of 1348 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 57 out of 1348 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Loved the bay view corner room.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice facility
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Bathroom was poor, way too overpriced, I paid $290 a night for a room that should've been $95 at the most. Also the room layout wasn't good either.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Appreciated that I was able to check in earlier, fast and convenient
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff were extremely friendly and helpful.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021