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Boutique Hotel Near San Francisco's Union Square

Tilden Hotel reinterprets ideas of minimalism with a refined sense of composure palpable in every space, from the residential-inspired lobby, lively restaurant and bar, The Douglas Room, and the curbside coffee shop, Tilden Café. The Tilden is a breath of refreshing modernity with the relaxed, sophisticated guestrooms warmly decorated with ceiling fans and plantation shutters. Exemplifying effortless elegance and organic appeal, Tilden is a timeless downtown San Francisco hotel, just steps away from Union Square and walking distance to the Convention Moscone Center.

Tilden offers an invigorating solution to urban living, with unfussy spaces and unexpected surprises – just look at our local artwork. More than a hotel, we’re an engaging community gathering place where guests experience thoughtful spaces designed with genuine hospitality. The Tilden offers free WiFi, pet-friendly accommodations, mini-fridges and flat-screens in our 118 rooms and suites. Amenities also include a 24-hour fitness room, meetings & event space, a doorman and an extraordinary rooftop penthouse. Conveniently located near Union Square’s theaters, restaurants, shops, and the Powell Street bus and cable-car stop.


Downtown San Francisco

Our Guest Rooms

Tilden’s accommodations are ideal for relaxing leisure stays and productive business trips. No matter the reason for your stay, you will find effortless, spacious accommodations at our boutique hotel in Union Square. The hotel rooms and suites blend organic charm, stylish accents and modern conveniences.

The San Francisco Bay Area, is a mecca for artists and creative expression. Tilden Hotel is committed to not only engaging with the community, but also in helping shine a light on the emerging artists that live here with Tilden Hotel Art Program & Tilden Tuesdays.


The Douglas Room

The Douglas Tilden Room, known more casually as The Douglas Room serves both as a stand-alone destination and a quintessential element of the Tilden, spilling into the lobby and serving the guestrooms of our hotel in San Francisco near Union Square. Central to the experience is a high-energy, social bar scene, featuring a concise, hand-crafted cocktail program of innovative seasonal creations. Open from 7am to 11pm for breakfast, light bites and dinner.


Tilden Café

The Tilden Café serves Equator Coffee espresso drinks and drip coffee, a comprehensive tea program, fresh pastries, hard boiled eggs and fruit to guests, locals and surrounding neighbors. A great place to start your day or a get a midday pick-me-up, our cafe is sure to become your new daily ritual.


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