Overview of San Francisco, CA Hotel - The Urban

The Urban Hotel San Francisco

Welcome to The Urban, a communal boutique hotel nestled in San Francisco's Union Square shopping district. Our ideal location provides guests with access to popular San Francisco sights and attractions such as Dragon’s Gate, Cable Cars, and numerous Union Square shopping and dining options. 

The Urban Guest Rooms

Whether you are traveling for business or leisure, our boutique communal hotel provides comfort for travelers looking for a unique hotel experience in San Francisco. Our hotel offers three unique room types to accommodate your lodging needs: The Single, Double, and Bunk Bed Room. Each guestroom is ADA Defined service-animal friendly. The Urban's non-smoking guest rooms share communal bathrooms and offer travelers a great economical lodging alternative in The Heart of SF. Room amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, 32-inch flat-screen LCD TV with HD cable channels, and a work desk.

The Urban Hotel Amenities

Take advantage of our modern amenities and unwind after a long day in our lounge with other fellow travelers or retire to your modernly furnished guest rooms. Our guest service associates are available 24 hours a day to assist you. With easy access and convenience, travelers can enjoy comfortable and affordable hotel rooms with shared bathrooms in our unique contemporary boutique communal hotel.


The Urban Amenities

General Services
Heater 24-Hour Front Desk Non Smoking Rooms Flatscreen TV
ADA/Accessible Features for the Overall Property
Signs on The Property Include Braille are Easy to Read and Free From Reflective Material Front Door Bell Hotel Provides Proper Number of Accessible Guest Rooms Stipulated by ADA No steps or abrupt level changes that will impede access for persons who use wheelchairs, walkers and other mobility aids between accessible parking and entrance Registration Desk, Lobby, Guest Rooms, and Exterior/Interior Amenities are Accessible From The Public Sidewalk WCAG Level 2.1 Website Wheelchair Lift Accessible Guest Rooms with 32 Inch Wide Openings ADA Accessible Guest Room All hallways and corridors free of any steps or abrupt vertical level changes Braille Signage throughout property Grab Bars in Public Bathrooms Hotel Provides Proper Number of Accessible Parking Spots Including Van Accessible Spots Stipulated by ADA No steps or abrupt level changes that will impede access for persons who use wheelchairs, walkers and other mobility aids between accessible parking and guest room entry Service Animals Allowed At No Additional Charge Wheelchair Accessibility Throughout Guest Room and Guest Bathroom per ADA Standards 32 Inch Wide Openings to Common Areas Accessible Public Restroom All areas of the hotel are accessible by wheelchair – including a wheelchair accessible route from the accessible parking spaces to the facility’s front entrance and to the key areas of the facility All sidewalks and walkways free of any objects that pose a hazard to persons with low vision Door hardware (lever, pull, panic bar, etc.) usable with one hand, without tight grasping, pinching or twisting of the wrist Hotel corridors a minimum of 36” wide Key card reader positioned so persons who use wheelchairs may approach and operate the opener People in Need of Accessible Features Can Book Accessible Rooms During The Same Time and Terms That Others Can Reserve Rooms Staff Has Access to Information About Guest Rooms Wheelchair Accessible per ADA Standards Accessibility Equipment for The Deaf Accessible Registration Check-in Counters/Other Counters Serving Guests Have A Lowered Portion No More Than 36" High or Has A Folding Shelf At 36" High To Allow Persons Who Use Wheelchair All doorways to and within Accessible Guest Rooms are Wheelchair Accessible

The Urban Policies

These are general hotel policies. Policies may vary per room type, please check the accompanying room details accordingly.

Check In Time
03:00 PM
Check Out Time
11:00 AM
Extra Adult Cost
Cancellation Policy
24 hours
Policy Details

Cancellation Policy

·         1- 6 nights stay, 24 hours prior to arrival

·         7-15 nights stay, 2 weeks prior to arrival

·         16-28 nights stay, 4 weeks prior to arrival

A late cancellation penalty charge of the first night’s rate will apply to all late cancellations.

A no-show charge of the first night’s rate plus taxes will apply to all uncancelled reservations. 

Sorry, No Children are allowed.

Early arrival before 1 pm $30.00 ( subject to availability)

Early checkout- one-night penalty

Baggage handling fees:  $5.00 per piece after check-out time for 5 hrs. or more.  

Package delivery storage: $5.00 per package


If you are looking for an affordable hotel in San Francisco, you have found it in The Urban! The Urban Hotel is ideally located in downtown San Francisco between Union Square and the Financial District, and in walking distance to Moscone Convention Center, shops, art galleries, and restaurants.



Perfect for both business and leisure travelers, each of our newly renovated 54 guestrooms include free WiFi, a work desk with power outlets, and 32 inch flat screen TV. All rooms at The Urban have shared bathrooms. A 24 hour front desk is available to assist you with your needs and a communal lounge area offers a place to mingle with fellow travelers.

Guest Parking

Public Parking next door, fees apply.


Complimentary high-speed Internet is available in rooms and common areas.

Children and Extra Beds

Sorry, No Children are allowed.


ADA Defined Service Animals are welcome at our hotel.  Sorry, Pets are NOT Allowed at The Urban

Accepted Payment Methods
Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Cash. This hotel reserves the right to pre-authorize credit cards prior to arrival.

The Urban Terms & Conditions

This property is privately owned and the management reserves the right to refuse service to anyone and will not be responsible for accidents or injury to guests or for loss of money, jewelry or valuables of any kind.  Once checked in, no cancellations.  All linens are inventoried: missing or damaged linens will be charged.  NO PETS ALLOWED.  Guest rooms that have evidence of pet dander and/or odor will be charged a $150 non-refundable fee for deep cleaning services. Any damages to hotel property will be charged an additional fee upon assessment.  This is a NON-SMOKING facility. Guest acknowledges that smoking is not allowed in guest room or within hotel facility. If anyone in guest's party smokes in the guest room, guest hereby expressly authorizes hotel management to charge credit card the amount of $250.00 to reimburse the property for the additional cost of cleaning guest room.  If your reservation has been paid in advance or you elect to pay by cash, a $150 security deposit via credit card will be required upon check-in and will be charged in the event that damages outlined herein occur.