The Vibe: Tech start-up.
The Area: SoMa, where it rubs shoulders with iconic companies like Dolby Laboratories and Twitter. BEI San Francisco offers instant access for guests to walk and experience many of the city’s beloved neighborhoods such as Hayes Valley, SOMA, and Fillmore District; as well as iconic attractions and event venues, such as the Orpheum Theatre, Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco Opera, Moscone Center, and SFJAZZ Center.
The DNA: BEI Hotel San Francisco is a $30 million renovation of a former Holiday Inn to an independent lifestyle hotel offers 396 spacious guest rooms, two dining options and extensive co-working, meeting, and event space. On the ground floor. Sum, the restaurant and bar, is a casual dining concept, open for breakfast and dinner, featuring paired shareable plates and classic cocktails, craft beer and wine. Ren is an on-the-go daytime dining option with freshly made pastries, specialty deli items, and features coffee creations from West Coast favorite, Stumptown Coffee Roasters, beer and wine. A new fitness center is located near the outdoor terrace on the fourth floor which offers outdoor fitness and yoga classes.
Suite-Me-Up: Spacious, minimalist guest rooms span seven remodelled categories, with either two double beds or a single king, all with floor-to-ceiling windows. Higher floor Executive rooms have better views of the city and Bay. In-room massages and spa treatments.
✅ free Wi-Fi • size matters: 396 rooms (33m2) (360 sq ft) • hotel opened: 2019 (previously Holiday Inn San Francisco-Civic Center) • architecture & interior design: Iu + Bibliowicz Architects, Steinberg Hart • on-site parking (charged) • pets allowed on request • 24-hour front desk • wheelchair accessible