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Hotel Overview

South of Market locale with noir flavor

San Francisco hotels - The Pickwick Hotel

  • This 1926 hotel is a half-block from the San Francisco Shopping Center and two blocks from the Moscone Convention Center.
  • The 188 guestrooms have French Provincial decor, complimentary premium channels, and city views.
  • San Francisco crime novelist Dashiell Hammett used the Pickwick as a model for locations in his 1929 novel, The Maltese Falcon .


San Francisco Map - The Pickwick Hotel

85 5th St
San Francisco, CA 94103

Propery amenities

The hotel's ground-floor corner restaurant is open for breakfast, with views of Fifth Avenue and Mission Street. An intimate, marbled-floored mezzanine level with a balcony view of the lobby doubles as expanded breakfast service for large groups. Dry cleaning service is available.

  • Concierge services  
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby  
  • Restaurant(s) in hotel  
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)  
  • Parking (surcharge)  
  • Parking (valet)  
  • Parking nearby  
  • Parking garage  
  • Safe-deposit box - front desk  
  • Multilingual staff  
  • 24-hour front desk  
  • Porter/bellhop  
  • Express check-in/check-out  
  • Number of rooms: 188 
  • Wake-up calls  
  • ATM/banking  
  • Dry cleaning service  
  • Turndown service (on request) 
  • Elevator/lift  
  • Rollaway beds  
  • Cribs available
  • Policies

    Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
    There are no room charges for children 18 and younger who occupy the same room as their parents or guardians.
    Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
    Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests made via this Web site cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Small pets only  
  • Pet fee charged at hotel/condo  
  • Check-in time is 3 PM 
  • Check-out time is Noon
  • Dining

    Cafe Pickwick - Open for American buffet breakfast only, this casual corner restaurant has two walls of windows with views of foot traffic at the intersection of Mission and Fifth.


    The health club and spa Club One is four blocks from the hotel. Four miles from the hotel, the Presidio Golf Course is a public 18-hole course deep inside the city's verdant park near the Golden Gate Bridge. The course is lined with century-old eucalyptus and pine trees, and was originally reserved for use by the military. In 1995, the Presidio became a national park, and the golf course went public.

    The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Golf - driving range nearby 
  • Golf - miniature nearby 
  • Ice skating nearby 
  • Swimming nearby 
  • Racquetball/squash nearby 
  • Aerobics nearby 
  • Tennis nearby 
  • Running track/path nearby 
  • Basketball nearby 
  • Pilates nearby 
  • Yoga nearby 
  • Playground nearby
  • Rooms

    San Francisco hotels - The Pickwick Hotel

    There are 188 rooms in this eight-story hotel, all of which have complimentary premium channels and city views. Room decor includes soft, pillow-like headboards with wood trim, gold-painted walls, golden bedspreads, and ornate French Provincial-style furniture. Bathrooms have pedestal sinks and bathrobes. Refrigerators are available upon request.


    Room amenities

  • Premium TV channel(s)  
  • Cable/satellite TV  
  • Video-game console  
  • Pay movies  
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available  
  • Air conditioning  
  • Climate control  
  • Blackout drapes  
  • Voice mail  
  • Multi-line phone  
  • Internet access - dial-up  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Coffee/tea maker  
  • Housekeeping (daily) 
  • Bathrobes  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Hair dryer  
  • Extra towels/bedding in room  
  • Electronic check-out  
  • Electronic/magnetic keys  
  • Window opens  
  • Clock radio  
  • Desk  
  • Iron/ironing board  
  • Television  
  • Smoking rooms
  • Special Promo Rate
    One king or two double beds. City views. Complimentary premium channels. Room decor includes soft, pillow-like headboards with wood trim, gold-painted walls, golden bedspreads, and ornate French Provincial-style furniture. Bathrooms have pedestal sinks and bathrobes.

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