Pickwick Hotel - San Francisco

85 Fifth Street, San Francisco, United States, 94103  show map
 3 stars
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Pickwick Hotel - San Francisco

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 40 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Verified Reviews:

  • No breakfast - Great service - Cafe and bar attached - Will be back
  • Union square is 3 blocks away - Free wifi - Gym is small - Beds were very comfy
  • Clean rooms - Bathrooms were tiny - Amazing views - Parking is expensive
  • Great hotel - Situated near shopping - Good size room - Helpful staff
  • 2blocks up union square - Short walk from a bart station - Great price

Overview

Pickwick is an 8-story hotel in San Francisco within short distance of Pier 7, Union Street and Lombard Street. With accents of contemporary architecture, the hotel was built in 1926 and renovated in 2012.

The traditional hotel is placed in a leisure area, a short walk from a church, a museum and a tower. The city center lies within 2 km from the venue.

Shopping centers, stores and boutiques are minutes away from the hotel.

Pickwick Hotel is within a 20-minute drive to Oakland International airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 189 rooms. They are fitted with satellite TV, heating, an individual safe, a personal computer and a balcony. Some rooms overlook the city. The rooms also feature brick floor and custom-made furnishing.

Eat & Drink

Guests are offered a buffet breakfast served in the café. The onsite restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine. The property is located near a tram stop, just about 50 meters from Blue Bottle Cafe and Soma Restaurant & Bar serving a wide selection of dishes.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Computer equipment, a video projector and a business centre along with a storage room, a safety deposit box and a car park are available for guests.

Relax

Guests with children can avail of cribs and video games offered at the hotel. On-site amenities for fitness include fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 40 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   189.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Carte blanche
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Internet television
  • Voice mail
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

85 Fifth Street, San Francisco, United States, 94103

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City Center
  • San Francisco
    1.5 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    1.3 km
Underground stations
  • BART - Powell St. Station
    200 m
  • BART - Civic Center Station
    800 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Million Thai Restaurant (cuisine: Thai)
    10 m
  • Soma Restaurant & Bar
    30 m
Parks
  • Yerba Buena Gardens
    430 m
Beaches
  • North Beach
    1.6 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    189

Rooms and availability

Pickwick photos Room
Classic Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Bed assigned on arrival, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Run of House Room

Classic King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Classic Room with One King Bed

Pickwick photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Double beds, 2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Contemporary Deluxe Double/Double

Pickwick photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Contemporary Deluxe King

Pickwick Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Shopping areas

Amusement

  • Metreon A Sony Entertainment200 m
  • Fascination300 m

Museums

  • California Poets in the School100 m
  • California Academy of Sciences200 m
  • Silent Film Festival200 m
  • Luggage Store300 m
  • California Music Ctr300 m
  • Non Profit Finance Fund300 m
  • Children's Creativity Museum300 m
  • Zeum300 m
  • Contemporary Jewish Museum400 m
  • Noontime Concerts400 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Accent Study Abroad100 m
  • Trinity College100 m
  • San Francisco Barber College200 m
  • Cal Dream Svc200 m
  • Brandon College200 m
  • Fashion Institute of Design300 m
  • San Francisco Renaissance300 m
  • Saint Patrick's Catholic Church300 m
  • Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts300 m

Theaters

Underground stations

  • BART - Powell St. Station100 m

Local attractions

  • Francis "Lefty" O'Doul Bridge1.6 km
    San Francisco, CA
  • North Beach1.6 km
    Broadway at Columbus Avenue, San Francisco
  • Market Street Railway Museum1.6 km
    77 Steuart Street, San Francisco
  • The Embarcadero1.6 km
    Embarcadero Blvd, San Francisco
  • San Francisco Railway Museum1.6 km
    77 Steuart Street, San Francisco

Near the hotel

  • Metreon Sony Entertainment Center270 m
    101 Fourth Street, San Francisco
  • Children's Creativity Museum390 m
    221 Fourth St, San Francisco
  • Contemporary Jewish Museum420 m
    736 Mission Street (between Third and Fourth streets), San Francisco
  • California Historical Society440 m
    678 Mission Street, San Francisco
  • Museum of Craft and Folk Art360 m
    51 Yerba Buena Lane, San Francisco
  • International Art Museum of America410 m
    1025 Market Street, San Francisco
  • Yerba Buena Gardens430 m
    701 Mission Street, San Francisco

Restaurants nearby

  • Million Thai Restaurant10 m

    Address: 55 - 5th St (inside Milano Hotel)

    61% likes this, based on 42 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • Cafe Venue30 m

    Address: 218 Montgomery Street
    Phone: (415) 989-1144

    71% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Chez Papa80 m

    Address: 414 Jessie Street
    Phone: (415) 546-4134

    83% likes this, based on 18 reviews
    Cuisine: French
    Price Range: CAD 31 - CAD 88

  • Soma Restaurant & Bar30 m

    Address: 85 5th St
    Phone: (415) 779-8500

    50% likes this, based on 52 reviews
    Price Range: CAD 40 - CAD 40

  • Cafe Venue40 m

    Address: 67 5th St
    Phone: 415-546-1144

    76% likes this, based on 29 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    189
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Pickwick Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Pickwick

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 181 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    Excellent location, near main shops and transport.

    Rooms are small and the room seemed cleaned but when you looked in detailed it was nos; there were hairs everywhere (sink, bed, bathroom).

  • Couple
    8.8

    Decor of room was updated and in good taste. Staff was helpful and friendly. Location was ideal for shopping and near Bart.

    Water pressure was poor for the shower and sink. Parking was expensive $32 for overnight but not out of the ordinary for the area.

  • Couple
    8.2

    While the hotel is very old it has major character and was VERY clean. The location was outstanding; close to shopping/Union square, muni/bart stations, and multiple restaurants. I will stay here again.

    The bathroom is pretty small and "older"

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Near Folsom Street Fair, but far from free parking. Townsend St was a 15 minute walk and free parking.

  • Single
    6.2

    The staff were very friendly and helpful. The Hotel was well situated.

    There was no pressure for the shower. I complained the first day and it got better but by the end of the week it was terrible again. The hotel was very expensive..

  • Single
    7.8

    Convenience of location Helpful staff

    While the room was good, I found the other facilities of the hotel rather limited and the appearence of the downstairs areas rather gloomy. The attached restaurant was good for breakfast but rather limited in range and quality for other meals.

  • Single
    6.4

    The many international tourists

    Street very noisy, especially at 3 am when the trucks arrive and back up, firing their alarms, room needs upkeep (ceiling). It is a little Kitchy for my personal taste

  • Family with children
    9.6

    I was surprised and disappointed that the tv had all the cable news stations (cnn, msnbc, hln...) but not Fox News. Do they have a politial agenda?? I found it very curious, frustrating and disappointing. I would think twice about staying at the Pickwick in the future.

  • Single
    8.8

    Spacious accomodation at a reasonable price (Room 801)

    Gym was fairly basic

  • Single
    8.8

    Service quality was very nice. I enjoyed staying at the very convenient area near to the Moscone convention center and shopping zone.

    Although stayed in a room at the highest floor (8th), traffic noise was sometimes large.

  • Single
    4.2

    It is close to the Moscone Convention center

    The staff are unhelpful. The internet stinks ( the router was down for 2 days and the speed is very slow). The room has cracked paint . Street noise is loud and activities in the adjacent rooms can be heard throughout the night. Stayed for 5 nights and did not enjoy it one bit.

  • Single
    10.0

    The Pickwick Hotel is only a couple of blocks from the Moscone, which is perfect for business travelers. Service was great and my room was comfortable. I was surprised that I was able to get a really great rate during the week of the event I was attending at the Moscone.

    The wifi service didn't work on my floor, which I had to go to the lobby downstairs to connect. It's an older hotel so the walls were a bit thin.

  • Single
    5.0

    The location was fine and the architecture was nice. The service at the desk was professional too. They were nice enough to change my room to a quiet location.

    This hotel is really worn. I am sure that in its heyday it was great, but not it is really in need of a refresh. It was also not very clean. Everything was really dusty and the carpet by my bed had a huge gross stain. I paid $269 a night, and this was certainly not up to that standard for cleanliness. Thank God my wife wasn't with me. She would have freaked. If they put about 10 times more attention into cleanliness it might be worth staying here, but as it is I would never return and felt a bit ripped off.

  • Single
    7.8

    Older hotel, but clean and comfortable with free internet and a refrigerator in the room. Location is excellent for conferences at Moscone and also close to streetcars, shopping, restaurants and quite easy to reach SF attractions. Windows also opened to allow fresh air into the room.

    No room service, but there were plenty of good take-out options very close. Also no safe in the room, but I had no issues with anything even being moved around in the room.

  • Couple
    7.0

    Location. Literally steps away from the Westfield shoppig centre (Macy'S.. Bloomingdales and Nordstrom too from memory). The hotel was also really close to the cable car station and bus station. Overall a good value for money!!

    Walls are thin.. Kinda noisy and we could hear noises in the other room.. Room is small and old..

How to reach hotel

hotel Pickwick Hotel - San Francisco San Francisco location
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Hotel Address:

85 Fifth Street, San Francisco, United States, 94103

Get directions
City Center
  • San Francisco
    1.5 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    1.3 km
Underground stations
  • BART - Powell St. Station
    200 m
  • BART - Civic Center Station
    800 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Million Thai Restaurant (cuisine: Thai)
    10 m
  • Soma Restaurant & Bar
    30 m
Parks
  • Yerba Buena Gardens
    430 m
Beaches
  • North Beach
    1.6 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    189