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Guest reviews

4.2 out of 5 Very good
998 reviews
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
24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Hand sanitizer provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationCalifornia Pacific Medical Center: Pacific Campus5 min walk
Popular LocationFillmore Auditorium6 min walk
Popular LocationThe Regency Ballroom9 min walk
AirportSan Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.)20 min drive

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    • 325 sq ft
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    • 325 sq ft
    • City view
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    • 325 sq ft
    • City view
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, City View

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    • 325 sq ft
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Patio

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    • 325 sq ft
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  • Standard Room

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    • 325 sq ft
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  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Balcony

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    • 325 sq ft
    • City view
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About this area

San Francisco

Located in San Francisco's Western Addition neighbourhood, Kimpton Buchanan Hotel is in the entertainment district. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Golden Gate Park, while Fillmore Auditorium and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art are cultural highlights. Ready for a night out? Consider Great American Music Hall and The Regency Ballroom.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • California Pacific Medical Center: Pacific Campus - 5 min walk
  • Fillmore Auditorium - 6 min walk
  • The Regency Ballroom - 9 min walk
  • UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion - 11 min walk
  • Great American Music Hall - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • San Francisco Station - 4 min drive
  • California St & Van Ness Ave Stop - 13 min walk
  • San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) - 20 min drive

Restaurants

  • Kippu - 1 min walk
  • Isobune - 2 min walk
  • Mifune - 3 min walk
  • Dosa - 4 min walk
  • SPQR - 5 min walk
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About this property

Kimpton Buchanan Hotel

3.5-star San Francisco hotel in Western Addition, walk to Fillmore Auditorium
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, coffee/tea in a common area and a meeting room. All 131 rooms offer free WiFi, iPod docks and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find premium bedding, free newspapers and free local calls.
Kimpton Buchanan Hotel offers 131 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. 37-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This San Francisco hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
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 public transport

  • Self parking: USD 45.60 per day
  • Electric car charging station

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: USD 10-28 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 37-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels
  • iPod dock
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

More

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

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and 11:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay for free
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Free cots (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 28 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: USD 45.60 per day (in/out privileges)

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 advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Contactless check-out is available
Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings
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

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
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

Property is also known as

Kimpton Buchanan Hotel San Francisco
Kimpton Buchanan San Francisco
Kimpton Buchanan
The Kimpton Buchanan
Hotel Tomo a Joie de Vivre Hotel

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Kimpton Buchanan Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Kimpton Buchanan Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Kimpton Buchanan Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is available for USD 45.60 per day.
What time is check-in at Kimpton Buchanan Hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 11:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Kimpton Buchanan Hotel?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Kimpton Buchanan Hotel located?
Located in Western Addition, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of California Pacific Medical Center: Pacific Campus, Fillmore Auditorium and The Regency Ballroom. UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion and Great American Music Hall are also within 15 minutes. California St & Van Ness Ave Stop is 13 minutes by foot and California St & Polk St Stop is 14 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Kimpton Buchanan Hotel

4.2
Very good
998 reviews
5 - Excellent
441
4 - Good
377
3 - Okay
124
2 - Mediocre
34
1 - Poor
22
4.4
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.1
Amenities
4.1
Property condition
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

The hotel was great, modern and clean! Only draw back was there was no room service.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
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    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020
    5.0 out of 5 Excellent
    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    We usually stay at the Buchanan when we visit SF. We love the property and the neighborhood....not to mention the great value !! I highly recommend it!

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020
    5.0 out of 5 Excellent
    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020
    5.0 out of 5 Excellent
    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    The rooms were spacious and clean. Friendly and courteous staff. Great location, it is close to many restaurants. I just wish that the bed was more comfy.

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020