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Kimpton Alton Hotel - Fisherman's Wharf, an IHG Hotel

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Frette Italian sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds
Frette Italian sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds
Frette Italian sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds
Frette Italian sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds

Overview of Kimpton Alton Hotel - Fisherman's Wharf, an IHG Hotel

Kimpton Alton Hotel - Fisherman's Wharf, an IHG Hotel

4 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
495 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA, 94133

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSS Jeremiah O'Brien5 min walk
  • Popular LocationLombard Street9 min walk
  • Popular LocationPier 3910 min walk
  • AirportSan Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.)32 min drive

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About this area

San Francisco

Located near the beach, Kimpton Alton Hotel - Fisherman's Wharf, an IHG Hotel is in North Beach, a neighborhood in San Francisco with great shopping. The area's natural beauty can be seen at San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park and Crissy Field, while Musee Mecanique and Exploratorium are cultural highlights. Don't miss out on a visit to Pier 39. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing. It's also convenient to public transportation: Jones St and Beach St Stop is just steps away and Beach St & Mason St Stop is 4 minutes by foot.

What's nearby

  • SS Jeremiah O'Brien - 5 min walk
  • San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park - 7 min walk
  • Musee Mecanique - 7 min walk
  • Lombard Street - 9 min walk
  • Pier 39 - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Jones St and Beach St Stop - 1 min walk
  • San Francisco Station - 5 min drive
  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO) - 32 min drive

Restaurants

  • Abaca — 1 min walk
  • Castagnola's — 2 min walk
  • Lou's Fish Shack — 2 min walk
  • Joanie's Happy Days Diner — 3 min walk
  • Fiddler's Green — 3 min walk

About this property

Kimpton Alton Hotel - Fisherman's Wharf, an IHG Hotel

4-star San Francisco hotel in North Beach, near Ghirardelli Square
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and a free manager's reception are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, valet parking, and coffee/tea in a common area. All 248 rooms offer comforts like pillowtop beds and Frette Italian sheets, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, room service, and rainfall showerheads.
Kimpton Alton Hotel - Fisherman's Wharf, an IHG Hotel offers 248 accommodations with minibars and safes. Pillowtop beds feature Frette Italian sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. 55-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and desk chairs, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary newspapers and irons/ironing boards. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
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)

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
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking on site (USD 62 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 6:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • Danish
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

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
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Phone accessibility kit
  • Portable bathtub seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Renovated entire property - May 2021
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 55-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • Streaming services

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

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

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay free
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 34.94 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • Lending library access
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Valet parking fee: USD 62 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per night

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, Carte Blanche, and Eurocard; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

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
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Kimpton Alton Hotel
Kimpton Alton Hotel Fisherman's Wharf
Kimpton Alton Hotel - Fisherman's Wharf, an IHG Hotel Hotel

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Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 19 out of 32 reviews
5 - Excellent 59%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 32 reviews
4 - Good 13%
Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 32 reviews
3 - Okay 19%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 32 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 32 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This Property has everything you need around you. Staff was so sweet and so accommodating. The rooms are so clean.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hotel is well kept and clean, but it is not up to the Kimpton standard. Small cheap art on the wall and a cheap vinyl player makes an attempt to make it ‘cool’. No water in room, noisy A/C/heater, front desk staff member barely speaks English, coffee shop/breakfast place on lobby closed Monday/Tuesday, all add up to a disappointing stay.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location. Easy to walk to Pier 39 and lots of nice restaurants are close by.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Very nice rooms and bathrooms. No great parking nearby. Cleaning folks wake you at 8am Sunday which seems very early. Getting 2 rooms close to each other took 20 minutes plus a very unhelpful phone call with Darren. Bellhop was very upset about tip?!?! Anyways, great location and rooms, but staff could be a little more gracious
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I loved this hotel so much! The room was very comfortable and the service was top notch. The location was perfect! My only complaint is the lack of a microwave, but no biggie. I will definitely be back!
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021