We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighbourhoods
    Neighbourhoods

    Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    1075 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109-5817
    (415) 636-6732
    Call
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Savings alert: 55% below average rate

    The price you found is 55% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$243/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$119
    US$109
    View Deal
    Traveller (606)
    Room & Suite (377)
    Dining (13)
    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good39%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “saha restaurant” (48 reviews)
    “free wine” (147 reviews)
    “union square” (404 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Housekeeping
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    Offers & Announcements: Best Rate Guarantee
    Hotel packages
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    24 Dec25 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$109.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all San Francisco hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "dec428cf3b8540d7b11cec3f2e728424", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":80925,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":25,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"dec428cf3b8540d7b11cec3f2e728424","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":119,"lowestMetaPrice":109,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":119,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":119,"lowestMetaPrice":109,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":119,"hotelName":"Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImRlYzQyOGNmM2I4NTQwZDdiMTFjZWMzZjJlNzI4NDI0IiwiQUlLIjoiZGFmNTgyYWY0YzhmNDhjMjk3NGJmZjZmM2QxMzM1NjUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "24/12/2017", "checkOut": "25/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$109", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"53894950":"TravelocityEWS","65675946":"Hotwire","78856915":"OrbitzEWS","78319081":"PricelineIB","109207808":"HotelsCom2IB","79409345":"CheapTicketsEWS","33392102":"BookingCom","32714175":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (2,956)
    There are newer reviews for Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1,371 - 1,375 of 2,562 reviews

    Reviewed 9 April 2013

    I can not thank the staff enough at hotel Carlton. They are very knowledgeable, friendly, accommodating, warm and they made our stay a memorable one. They upgraded our room, let us check out late and assisted us in every way possible. I highly recommend this...More

    4  Thank JonedelPangan
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 16 April 2013

    Thank you for an excellent review! We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. Our team is certainly the heart and soul of our hotel, and they will surely be recognized for making an impression on you. We hope that you'll join...More

    Reviewed 9 April 2013

    fantastic older renovated place to stay well located within easy walking distance to union square and the cable cars the staff are exceptionally helpfull and welcoming the daily happy drinks (wine from 530pm to 600pm) is a hoot with theo acting out his altoego as...More

    4  Thank rob k
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 16 April 2013

    Thank you for an outstanding review! We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. OUr nightly wine reception is definitely one-of-a-kind, and we are pleased that you enjoyed it so much! We hope that you'll continue to choose the Hotel Carlton upon...More

    Reviewed 9 April 2013

    My wife, my 18-month-old son and I spent a week at this clean and charming hotel and absolutely loved it. The overall atmosphere of this hotel is very welcoming and it's family-friendly. It's in a safe area and it's only a short walk away from...More

    Thank JuanM525
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 16 April 2013

    Thank you for a fantastic review! We are elated to hear how much you and your family enjoyed your stay. The Saha Restaurant is certainly a treat, and we are pleased that you enjoyed it so much. We hope that you'll join us again soon,...More

    Reviewed 9 April 2013

    Overall the hotel is good, the elevator is very old, rooms could be a little better. On the other hand, the location is very good, near union square and away from honeless concentration. You can walk to and from union square without troubble.

    1  Thank Manuel R
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 16 April 2013

    Thank you for a great review! We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We apologize if anything was not up to your expectations. We hope that you'll join us again soon, and we look forward to your return!

    Reviewed 8 April 2013

    We had booked two night in the king room. The first night was tough because we had loud people on either side of us with paper thin walls. Upon checking with the front desk about the noise level the next morning, without delay we were...More

    1  Thank CaliLarsen
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 11 April 2013

    Thank you for your review! We sincerely apologize if there were any inconveniences or surprises during your stay. Our building was built in the 1920's, and we feel the style is quite charming! We hope that you'll give us another chance to show you why...More

    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$132 - US$387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Green Hotel in San Francisco
    • #36 Family Hotel in San Francisco
    • #41 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
    • #51 Business Hotel in San Francisco
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 161
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Sabre Hospitality Solutions, Hotels.com, Priceline, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, getaroom.com and Evoline ltd so you can book your Hotel Carlton, a Joie de Vivre hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • San Francisco
    • Also Known As
    • Carlton Hotel San Francisco ,
    • Hotel Carlton San Francisco
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (606)
    Room & Suite (377)
    Dining (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (437)
    Bathroom (31)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 230 hotels in San Francisco
    Hotel Vertigo
    1,421 reviews
    .20 km away
     
    The Alise - A Staypineapple Hotel
    624 reviews
    .46 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Mr. Holmes Bakehouse
    205 reviews
    .04 km away
    Thad's Cozy
    38 reviews
    .17 km away
    Phlox Commons
    20 reviews
    .01 km away
    Jane on Larkin
    47 reviews
    .14 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    PanIQ Room San Francisco
    84 reviews
    .13 km away
    City Clues Adventures
    21 reviews
    .26 km away
    Great American Music Hall
    36 reviews
    .33 km away
    Vertigo
    11 reviews
    .15 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    jaderhiannonx
    3 November 2017|
    AnswerShow all 7 answers
    Response from Ami R | Reviewed this property |
    So we used the bart from Oakland - pretty easy. To get from San Fran it’s also the bart and then a short walk to the hotel. Sorry I can’t be more specific but I’m not a great navigator. I just remember the whole process... More
    1
    Vote
    Lauren Z
    19 July 2017|
    AnswerShow all 5 answers
    Response from thedarchman | Reviewed this property |
    It had a fan in the ceiling but we didn't need it or use it. Room was cool anyway
    0
    Votes
    TravelLynn03
    10 June 2017|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from mdvrn77 | Reviewed this property |
    It does not have a gym that I am aware of
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Avoid being near fresh water supply on landings (I think ) early morning bottle rattles ! Though i love a lie..."
    Read review
    "Just prepare to take ear plugs if you are at the front of the hotel, San Francisco is a lively city..."
    Read review
    "We were on the 7th floor and had no problems with the elevators and it was quiet."
    Read review
    "Higher the better"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing