The Donatello

The Donatello

3 stars 

501 Post Street, San Francisco, CA, United States

ExcellentBased on 736 reviews


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About The Donatello

Discover essential information, amenities, and features of The Donatello, providing insights into what to expect during your stay. Information on this property was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Situated within a 10-minute walk of Powell Street Station, The Donatello Hotel is an ideal base when visiting San Francisco. It is close to Union Square Plaza, eateries and shops.

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Good to Know

Check-in time3:00 PM
Check-out time10:00 AM
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+1 415 441 7100

Amenities at The Donatello

  • Parking
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Pool
  • Pet friendly
  • Spa


  • ATM on-site
  • Radio
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Family rooms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Minibar
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hot tub
  • Microwave
  • Sofa
  • Alarm clock
  • No smoking
  • Kitchenware
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Laptop safe
  • Express check-out
  • Parking
  • Hairdryer
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Air-conditioned
  • CD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Sauna
  • Coffee machine
  • Smartphone dock
  • Valet parking
  • Desk
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Kitchenette
  • Storage available
  • DVD player
  • Private parking


  • Massage
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fitness center
  • Pool table


  • Babysitting or child care
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Airport shuttle

Reviews for The Donatello

Read firsthand reviews and testimonials from guests who have stayed at The Donatello, providing insights into their experiences. Travelers have left 736 reviews of The Donatello to date. Review data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Very goodBased on 736 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Great spacious room, excellent location." (in 148 reviews)
  • "Friendly staff, large room, very clean." (in 116 reviews)
  • "Clean , spacious and well appointed." (in 106 reviews)
Cons -
  • Outside noise- window drafts. (in 23 reviews)
  • The parking fee is outrageous. (in 19 reviews)
  • "The concierge tried to get us attend a timeshare presentation, which we politely refused." (in 5 reviews)

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Photos of The Donatello

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Explore Tenderloin, San Francisco

The Donatello is located at 501 Post Street in the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco. Popular landmark data was lasted updated on April 18, 2024.

Most Popular Landmarks

Grace Cathedral0.3 mi
Cable Car Museum0.5 mi
Museum of Modern Art0.5 mi
Asian Art Museum0.6 mi
Lombard Street1.1 mi
Exploratorium1.1 mi
Fisherman's Wharf1.4 mi
Musée Mécanique1.5 mi
Palace of Fine Arts2.3 mi
Alcatraz2.8 mi
Walt Disney Family Museum2.8 mi

FAQs when booking at The Donatello

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding reservations, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at The Donatello. FAQs were last updated on April 18, 2024.
  • Is pricing at The Donatello comparable to 3 star hotels in San Francisco?

    The Donatello is generally less than the average price of 3 stars hotels in San Francisco. On average, you can expect to pay $203 per night in San Francisco. The Donatello will run you $162 per night, which is 21% cheaper than the San Francisco average.

  • How close is The Donatello to the nearest airport, San Francisco Airport?

    At just 11.6 mi apart, the expected drive time from the nearest airport, San Francisco Airport, to The Donatello is 0h 23m. The estimated drive time may vary depending on high and low traffic times in the surrounding area. This is especially true for metro areas.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from San Francisco Airport to The Donatello?

    For the most freedom while visiting San Francisco, consider renting a car for about $22/day and parking it at The Donatello where they offer parking spaces to hotel guests. One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from San Francisco Airport to the hotel. This option is often cost effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

  • How close is The Donatello from the San Francisco city center?

    The center of Union Square Area, San Francisco, is just 0.1 mi away from the front doors of The Donatello. You can find many fellow tourists at places such as Alcatraz, which you can get to from The Donatello using any means of transportation.

  • What is the The Donatello phone number?

    For questions regarding your hotel or your stay, call +1 415 441 7100.

  • Does The Donatello have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Donatello has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center at The Donatello?

    Yes, The Donatello has a fitness center available to guests throughout their stay.

  • What is the check-out time at The Donatello?

    Check-out should be before 10:00 AM. For checking in at The Donatello, guests should plan for any time after 3:00 PM on the day of their scheduled arrival.

  • How much does it cost to stay at The Donatello, San Francisco?

    A good deal at The Donatello right now is between $101 and $162 per night. Prices change based on dates and room type, so enter your requirements in the form above to see the best deals currently available.

  • Is there a restaurant at The Donatello?

    Yes, food can be ordered from the The Donatello restaurant. Opening times may vary. A bar is also available on-site.

  • Does The Donatello have a laundry service?

    Yes, there are laundry services usually available at The Donatello, San Francisco. Guests also have access to an iron and an ironing board during their stay - either in the room, or by asking the front desk.

  • How far is The Donatello from Lombard Street?

    The Donatello is about 1.1 mi from Lombard Street, one of San Francisco’s most popular landmarks.

  • Is The Donatello close to Fisherman's Wharf?

    1.4 mi - making Fisherman's Wharf a reasonable walk or short drive/taxi from The Donatello.

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