Short Term Lodging Needs

Short Term Lodging Needs


Housing Services provides a Short Term Lodging Guide to assist visiting professors, hospital patients, returning alumni, conference attendees and students’ families with temporary lodging, and to help new students who need temporary housing until they find permanent accommodations.

These listings are based solely on information provided by the managers and owners of the guest apartments and houses, bed & breakfasts, hotels and motels listed in this guide. These listings are not affiliated in any manner with UCSF. Moreover, Housing Services does not investigate, endorse or guarantee the accommodations listed. It is advisable to make reservations in advance and, if possible, to visit the unit prior to making final commitments.

Please inquire about UCSF discounts or special rates that are available at some of these establishments.

Download a PDF here : 2017 Short Term Lodging Guide


Do you have a location preference? Download this map to view each lodging establishment’s location: 2017 Guide Map (refer to the corresponding numbers below).

Our Short-term Lodging Guide is organized by UCSF Campus locations: Parnassus, Mission Bay and Mount Zion. We also have airport locations for the convenience of those flying through SFO.  Some lodging establishments are easily accessible by MUNI to other UCSF campus locations, please refer to the Key to UCSF Locations and Symbols below and the Access section within lodging establishment’s listing.

2017 information is listed below


Key to UCSF Campus Locations

 

Parnassus Parnassus
Mission Bay Mission Bay
Mount Zion Mount Zion
Laurel Heights Laurel Heights
San Francisco General Hospital  Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
VA Hospital VA Hospital
Buchanan Dental Clinic Buchanan Dental Clinic
China Basin China Basin

Short Term Lodging Establishments


Parnassus Campus
1. AMSI
2. Ashbury Garden Studio
3. The Harper House
4. The Herb’n Inn
5. Inner Sunset Suite
6. The Metro Hotel
7. Page Street Apartments
8. Rodeway Inn & Suites Ocean Beach
9. Studio on Sixth
10. Whitt Guest House

Mount Zion Campus
11. Castle Inn
12. Home Away From Home
13. Hotel Drisco
14. Hotel Kabuki
15. The Kimpton Buchanan
16. Laurel Inn
17. The Monte Cristo Inn
18. Queen Anne Hotel

Mission Bay
19. AMSI
20. Herbet Hotel
21. Hilton San Francisco Union Square
22. Hotel Griffon
23. Hotel Rex, a Joie de Vivre Hotel
24. The Marker, a Joie de Vivre Hotel
25. Parc 55 San Francisco – A Hilton Hotel
26. Synergy Furnished Apartments at Potrero Launch
27. Synergy Furnished Apartments at MB360
28. Synergy Furnished Apartments at Potrero 1010
29. Synergy Furnished Apartments at Channel Mission Bay
30. Synergy Furnished Apartments at Eviva Mission Bay

Airport / Extended Stay Hotels
31. Staybridge Suites- San Francisco Airport-SFO
32. The Homewood Suites by Hilton San Francisco Airport North


Short Term Lodging Establishments

1. AMSI
820 Ashbury Street, San Francisco CA 94117
Phone: (415) 447-2045
Toll free: (800) 747-7784
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://www.amsires.com

District: Cole Valley/Ashbury Heights
Description: Charming, chic fully furnished one bedrooms in small Edwardian building.  Fully equipped with dishes and linens, TV, WIFI, cable, shared laundry.
Rates:  $135-$150 per night with 30 day minimum stay.  Accept Visa, MasterCard and AMEX.
Remarks:Gas fireplace, common area garden. Walking distance to Buena Vista Park and Golden Gate Park, grocery stores and restaurants. AMSI has other monthly
rentals available in a variety of neighborhoods throughout San Francisco.
Access:Walk 1 block to the Frederick and Ashbury bus
stop. Take the SFMTA bus #6 (Quintara + 14th Ave.) to the
Parnassus and Hillway bus stop (5 min.). Walk to UCSF (1 min.)
 

2. Ashbury Garden Studio
829A Ashbury Street (cross street Frederick) San Francisco CA 94117
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
District: Cole Valley/Ashbury Heights
Description: Fully furnished, quiet studio with queen-size
bed for 1-2 adults. Garden, deck and private entrance. Fully
equipped kitchen, bathroom, free WiFi and cable TV with HBO.
Rates:  $2950.00 per month. Security deposit (fully refundable):
$300.00. Cleaning fee: $75.00. Linens and towels provided.
Remarks: A plant-filled walkway welcomes guests to the tastefully decorated, quiet and spacious studio – a refuge for those visiting San Francisco. The studio is at the back, garden-level of a 3-unit 1924 Edwardian building. The central location, in a friendly and safe neighborhood, is a short walk to Haight Street and Cole Valley where many restaurants, food markets and shops are found.
Access: The studio is a short walk (15 min) or 5-minute bus ride to UCSF-Parnassus campus. Shuttles from Parnassus go to Mt. Zion (~15 min), Mission Bay (~30 min) or SFGH (~30 min). We are 2 blocks from Haight Street, 3 blocks from Cole Valley and a 15-minute walk to Golden Gate Park. Well-served by multiple bus lines to all areas of interest as well as the beach. For pictures, reviews, and more information, please contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
 

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3. The Harper House
1562 Waller Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
Phone: (415) 522-1560
Website: http://www.HarperHouseB-B.com
District: Haight Ashbury
Description: Four Units. Two with private bath. Two with
shared bath. No parking available, no pets, no smoking, fresh linens and cleaning bi-weekly.
Rates: Units with private bath - $1,650 a month, plus security deposit. Second Unit with private bath - $1,250 a month plus security deposit. Two units with shared bath - $1,050 a month plus security deposit. Utilities and cleaning are included. Free Wi-Fi DSL internet access.
Remarks: The Harper House rents apartments monthly, to fulfill short term housing needs, especially for UCSF medical center staff. The furnished rooms are very quiet and comfortable. Walking distance to Parnassus campus. A refundable security deposit is required for a reservation.
Access: Walking Distance: 10 blocks to Parnassus. MUNI: 1 block to #6 to Parnassus/Buchanan and 1 block to #43 to Parnassus/Laurel Heights.  

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4. The Herb’n Inn
525 Ashbury Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
Phone: (415) 553-8542
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://www.herbninn.com
District: Haight Ashbury
Description: Private bedroom with shared bath across the
hall (shared with one other) or private bedroom with private bath; fully equipped kitchen access; laundromat nearby; We provide and launder sheets & towels; Cable TV and Wi-Fi throughout the inn.
Rates: Single shared bath $1,200 or $1,350 (double add $200). Single private bath $1,500 (double add $200). Includes use of fully equipped common kitchen. VISA/MC accepted as deposit. 30 day minimum stay required.
Remarks: Guests can enjoy a quiet deck & backyard.
Seasoned hosts and SF residents for over 40 years can assist with your stay. Spacious, Victorian home. Host is also a licensed tour guide.
Access: Walking distance 9 blocks to UCSF Parnassus and all campus shuttles & loaner bike may be available. Muni: bus lines 1 block to #43 to Parnassus/Laurel Heights. 1 block to #6 to Parnassus and 1 block to #33 to SF General Hospital and to Mission Bay.   

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5. Inner Sunset Suite
1590 9th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122
Phone: (415) 754-9514
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://vrbo.com/400147
District: Inner Sunset
Description: Modern, fully-furnished studio apartment with
separate entrance on street level of single family home with one full-sized bed, one sleeper chair, fully-equipped kitchen, full bathroom with bathtub and shower, flat screen TV with satellite, and free Wi-Fi. All utilities included.
Rates: $2,500/month. 30 day minimum. Sleeps no more than 2 adults. Visa and Mastercard accepted. 50% deposit required to reserve the suite.
Remarks: Sunny garden apartment. Located in a shopping & restaurant district. Near Golden Gate Park. No smoking. No pets. Street parking only. Check website for availability.
Access: Walking Distance: 6 blocks to Parnassus. MUNI: Half block to #6 Parnassus/Buchanan, #43 to Parnassus/Laurel Heights. 2 blocks to the N-Judah train to Parnassus Campus.   

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6. The Metro Hotel
319 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
Phone: (415) 861-5364 Fax: (415) 863-1970
Website: http://www.metrohotelsf.com
District: NOPA/Lower Haight
Description: We are a charming, family run, boutique hotel
that embodies the spirit of San Francisco, focusing on simple pleasures and connecting human kindness. We offer 24 comfortable, clean, budget friendly rooms each with newly renovated bathrooms, all non-smoking, complimentary wireless internet, Cable TV. For your pleasure there is a luscious private garden patio to enjoy. Not pet friendly, but service animals always welcome.
Rates: $107 - $182 per night (15.3125% city tax not included). UCSF and Mt. Zion Hospital discount for all reservations arranged by phone. All major credit cards accepted.
Remarks: It is an urban oasis in the middle of the metropolis. We are centrally located, and nestled between several vibrant neighborhoods: Lower Haight, NOPA, Alamo Square, Golden Gate Park and the Castro. We are affordable European-style pensione, with easy, one bus access to either Parnassus or Mount Zion. All rooms are up a flight of stairs (22 stairs for first flight, 44 stairs for second flight). If mobility is an issue, we may not be your best choice. What we lack in square footage, we more than make up with our friendly and helpful staff. The Metro Hotel has been awarded Trip Advisor’s certificate of Excellence for years and outstanding with Yelp.
Access: Walking distance: Yes, if you like walking: Parnassus 1.6 miles, Mt. Zion .9 miles. MUNI: 1 block to #24 to Mt. Zion. 1 block to #6 Parnassus/ Buchanan.   

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7. Page Street Apartments
1890 Page Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
District: Upper Haight-Ashbury
Description: : Furnished efficiencies and one bedroom apartments. Free Wi-Fi. Laundry facilities on premises. Some units have working fireplaces. Very close to UCSF, St. Mary’s Hospital, USF, and Golden Gate Park. Haight Street and Cole Valley shops and restaurants nearby. Limited parking may be available for an additional fee. Pictures available upon request. Retrofitted for earthquake protection.
Rates: $1,450-$3,000 per month. Checks, Paypal, bank transfers accepted.
Remarks: Beautifully remodeled Victorian building located in the historic Haight-Ashbury District. Easy access to public transportation. Near the following MUNI lines: #71, #6, #7, #43, #37, N Judah.
Access: Walking distance: 8 blocks to Parnassus. MUNI: 1 Block to #33 to SF General Hospital and 1 Block to #43 to Parnassus/Laurel Heights.  

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8. Rodeway Inn & Suites Ocean Beach
1234 Great Highway, San Francisco, CA 94122
Phone: (415) 731-6644 Fax: (415) 731-5309
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
District: Sunset
Description: 59 rooms with private baths, cable TV, phones
and wireless internet. Microwaves and small fridges in most rooms. Free on-site parking. Complimentary coffee and pastries in the morning. Not pet friendly.
Rates: Daily: $99-$185. (Call for UCSF discounted rates). Visa, MasterCard, American Express & Discover cards accepted.
Remarks: Rodeway Inn & Suites Ocean Beach offers countless activities within a five mile radius including hiking, biking, surfing, and shopping. The hotel offers easy access to numerous points of interests including San Francisco Zoo and minutes away from the historic Golden Gate Bridge. There is a gas station, laundromat and a Safeway grocery store just a mile away.
Access: Walking distance: No. MUNI: 2 blocks to N-Judah line to Parnassus/China Basin.
 

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9. Studio on Sixth
1387 6th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122
Phone: (415) 504-2142
Website: http://www.studioonsixth.com
District: Inner Sunset  
Description: Furnished studio apartment with separate
entrance, with queen bed, fully-equipped kitchen area, bathroom with shower/tub, flat screen TV with cable, phone, free Wi-Fi.
Rates: $2,500/month. 30 night minimum stay.
Checks, credit cards, and PayPal accepted.
Remarks: Quiet garden studio. Two blocks from N-Judah
streetcar and two blocks from Golden Gate Park. Three blocks to 9th & Irving commercial district, with numerous restaurants and shops. No smoking, no pets.
Access: Walking Distance: 3 short blocks to Parnassus. MUNI: On N-Judah train to Parnassus/China Basin.
 

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10. Whitt Guest House
1359 4th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122
Phone: (925) 376-5875 for reservations only
Call 9 AM to 10 PM
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
District: Inner Sunset/UCSF
Description: Four rooms with shared baths; kitchen privileges.
Rates:  Monthly rate: $40/night Single; $55/night double,
Weekly rate: $50/night Single; $65/night double, Daily rate: $80/night Single; $100/night double. For stays of less than 30 nights, a 15.0625% City tax must be added. City law requires that monthly rent must be paid in advance. No house phone available.
Remarks: Non-smoking house; no candles. Half block to Parnassus campus; TV in living room. Shared kitchen and bathrooms. Free wireless internet. House phone; calling cards and phone cards—local calls free.
Access: Walking distance: Half block to Parnassus.
MUNI: On N-Judah train to Parnassus/China Basin Half block to #6 to Parnassus/Buchanan and #43 to Parnassus/Laurel Heights.  

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Mount Zion Campus

11. Castle Inn
1565 Broadway, San Francisco, CA
Phone: (415) 441-1155 Fax: (415) 775-2237
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://www.castleinnsf.com
District: Nob Hill/Russian Hill
Description: 25 rooms; all with private baths, FREE parking,
free continental breakfast, direct dial phone w/voicemail and cable TV in rooms, free high speed wireless internet access, mini-fridge, microwave, in-room coffee, free HBO.
Rates: $69-$179; all major credit cards accepted; UCSF affiliates discount.
Remarks: Newly renovated clean comfortable rooms with many amenities. Great location, 20 restaurants within walking distance. Public transportation nearby. Compassionate and understanding staff.
Access: Walking distance: MUNI: 5 blocks to #1 California to Mount Zion.

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12. Home Away From Home
210 Fifth Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118
Phone: (415) 386-0623
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
District: Inner Richmond
Description: Located just steps from the Clement Street corridor (famous among locals for top notch restaurants and unique shopping), we offer fully furnished, sunny and bright 1 and 2 bedroom NON-SMOKING apartments. Restaurants abound in our neighborhood, ranging from Turkish to Japanese, to Thai, to Indonesian and other flavors of the world. Farmers market on Sundays. 1 bedroom sleeps up to 2 people; 2 bedroom apartment sleeps up to 4. Queen beds, fully-equipped kitchen areas, bathrooms with shower/tub, flat screen TVs with Netflix, HBOGO, Hulu, VUDU and complimentary SUPER FAST 5G Wireless internet.
Rates: Seasonal rates start from $3,450 a month (approximately $115 per day). Garage parking is available for additional fee. We offer flexible short or long term rentals. Rates subject to change without notice. We accept PayPal. We offer a UCSF affiliates discount.
Remarks: Extremely clean, quiet and well-maintained apartments on a tree-lined street. Friendly residential neighborhood. One block away to Clement and California Streets for shops, restaurants, cafes, etc. Six blocks to Golden Gate Park (Academy of Sciences, de Young Museum, Conservatory of Flowers, Japanese Tea Garden, etc.). Within walking distance are nearby tennis courts, swimming pool and golf course. No smoking. No pets.
Access: Walking Distance: 7 blocks to UCSF Shuttle
located at 3360 Geary to Parnassus / Mt. Zion Campus or a 7 minute drive. MUNI: Well served by several public bus lines including #1 California and #38 Geary to Mt. Zion or to VA hospital, #44 O’Shaughnessy and #33 Ashbury to Parnassus.  

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13. Hotel Disco
2901 Pacific Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 346-2880 Fax: (415) 567-5537
Toll free: 1 (800) 634-7277
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://www.hoteldrisco.com
District: Pacific Heights
Description:Recently renovated. 48 rooms. Wheelchair accessible. Close to restaurants and shops on Fillmore, Union, and Sacramento Streets. Complimentary continental breakfast and wine reception; 24-hour coffee and tea service; morning newspaper; valet laundry, HDTV cable TV in room and complimentary WIFI. 24-hr. business center and fitness center. Complimentary chauffeur service Mon-Fri 7:00 - 10:00 AM.
Rates: Daily: $299-$999. Call for special packages. All major credit cards accepted.
Remarks:In beautiful, quiet Pacific Heights, offering the convenience and comfort of a world-class hotel.
Access: Walking distance: 8 blocks to Laurel Heights and 8 blocks to Mt. Zion. MUNI: 2 blocks to #43 to Parnassus.
 

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14. Hotel Kabuki
1625 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 922-3200 Fax: (415) 614-5498
Website: http://www.hotelkabuki.com
District: Japantown/Fillmore
Description:218 Rooms full-service hotel, All non-smoking, complimentary wireless internet, HDTV, In-room safes, 24-hr Business Center, 24-hr Fitness Room, parking, laundry service, morning newspaper, hair dryers, irons, ironing boards, pets allowed, 14,000 square feet of meeting space.
Rates:Seasonal rates from $175 based on availability. Book online using code UCSF2016
Remarks:Close to both Mt. Zion Hospital and Laurel Heights, Hotel Kabuki is a premier Japanese-style hotel in San Francisco with a Western touch. With its prime Japantown location and unique blend of Eastern and Western influences, Hotel Kabuki offers calm and serene accommodations and ambiance.
Access: Walking distance: 6 blocks to Mt. Zion Hospital.
MUNI: 1 Block to #2 and #4 lines to Mt Zion Hospital/Laurel Heights and #38 to Laurel Heights. 

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15. The Kimpton Buchanan
1800 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 921-4000 Fax: (415) 923-1064
Website:  http://www.thehotelbuchanan.com
District: Japantown
Description:131 room Boutique hotel, all non-smoking, wireless internet, 24-hr Fitness Room, nightly hosted wine hour 5:00 pm-6:00 pm, Outdoor Courtyard with fire-pit and lawn area for games and socializing, Laundry Service, hair dryers, irons and ironing board, Keurig Coffee Makers, in-room safes, parking.
Rates: $189-$529; all major credit cards accepted. UCSF Discount: 10% off Best Available Rate Must mention “UCSF LODGING” to receive this preferred rate.
Remarks: Enjoy the nexus of several unique San Francisco neighborhoods while at the Kimpton Buchanan. Savor sushi from family owned restaurants in Japantown, then cruise the sassy boutiques located on trendy Fillmore Street. Enjoy our outdoor private courtyard and d.cor inspired by Japanese shibori techniques and the mansions of Pacific Heights.
Access: Walking Distance: 6 Blocks to Mt. Zion. MUNI: On the #2 and #4 lines to Mt. Zion Hospital/Laurel Heights.  

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16. Laurel Inn
444 Presidio Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 567-8467 Fax: (415) 928-1866
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://www.jdvhotels.com/hotels/california/san-francisco-hotels/laurel-inn/
District: Presidio Heights
Description: 49 units with private baths including 18 Jr.
Suites, with wet bar, microwave, refigerator, Illy Espresso/Coffee Maker; 40” Flat screen cable TV. Parking $30 per day, plus tax. Non smoking hotel. Discounted access to nearby fitness club. Complimentary lobby coffee/tea +morning pastry, newspaper and high-speed internet.
Rates: $249-$529; all major credit cards accepted. UCSF Discount: Seasonal rates: January-May & November- December rates start at $219. June-October rates start at $269. Must mention “UCSF LODGING” to receive this preferred rate and complimentary upgrade, if available at check-in.
Remarks: Beautiful neighborhood with shops and restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets. Near parks, excellent public transportation, spacious studio-feel rooms, friendly staff, UCSF shuttle stop nearby at Laurel Heights. Swank Cocktail Club adjacent.
Access: Walking distance: 1 block to Laurel Heights, 7 blocks to Mt. Zion. MUNI: 1 block to #43 to Parnassus/Laurel Heights. 2 blocks to #1 to Laurel Heights, #2 to Mt Zion Hospital and #3 to Mt Zion Hospital/Laurel Heights.
 

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17. Monte Cristo Inn
600 Presidio Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 931-1875
Website: http://www.BedandBreakfastSF.com
District: Mount Zion
Description: All rooms with private bathrooms. 32” HDTV with
DVD player, hair dryer, iron, alarm clock radio. Complimentary breakfast, Wi-Fi/internet. Additionally there is a public computer available for you.
Rates: $199 and up- Mention UCSF and receive complimentary room upgrade when available. Use promo code “UCSF10” to receive $10 off.
Access:Walking distance: Laurel Heights Campus is across the street. Take advantage of the free UCSF Black/Tan shuttle to access other campuses. 6 blocks to Mt Zion. MUNI: #43 to Parnassus. On #2 to Laurel Heights/Mt. Zion, #4 to Laurel Heights/Mt. Zion.  
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18. Queen Anne Hotel
1590 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: (415) 441-2828 Fax: (415) 775-5212
Toll Free: 1 (800) 227-3970
Website: http://www.queenanne.com
District: Pacific Heights/Japantown/Midtown
Description: Relax & unwind at San Francisco’s most charming boutique hotel. The fabulous Queen Anne features 48 elegant rooms & suites and a friendly/helpful staff to assist you 24/7. Convenient to all UCSF locations. Nearest to Mt. Zion. Complimentary towncar service available (m- f mornings) to all San Francisco hospitals. (Free UCSF Shuttle returns you to Mt. Zion). Stay includes deluxe continental breakfast, press reader, WiFi, and our popular afternoon tea & sherry service with freshly baked cookies. Parking guaranteed at $27 per night. Order in or easy walk to many restaurants/shops in Japantown, Fillmore District, Midtown, & Van Ness corridor. Queen Anne Hotel has an elevator, is wheelchair accessible, has some accessible guest rooms.
Rates: $99.00 & up low season, $159.00 & up high season.
All major credit cards accepted.
Remarks: Please request UCSF RATE at Queen Anne Hotel,
the #1 choice of hospital guests.
Access: Mt. Zion, 7 blocks. Laurel Heights, 1 Mile.
Parnassus / Mission Bay, 1 Mile.  

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Mission Bay Campus

19. AMSI
201 Harrison Street, San Francisco, Ca. 94115
Phone: (415) 447-2045
Toll Free: 1 (800) 747-7784
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://www.amsires.com
District: South Beach
Description: Fully furnished studio, one and two bedroom rentals in modern high-rise. Fully equipped kitchen with dishes and linens, TV, WIFI, cable.
Rates: $125-$215 per night. Minimum 30 day stay.
Accept Visa, MasterCard, Amex.
Remarks: Fitness center, outdoor pool, racquetball court, covered parking, washer/dryer, front desk. Walk to The Embarcadero, SFGiants Stadium, grocery stores and restaurants. AMSI has other furnished monthly rentals in a variety of neighborhoods through out San Francisco.
Access: Walk 4 blocks to Folsom and The Embarcadero light rail station (5 min.), take the SFMTA KT (K-Ingleside) (T-Third Street) light rail to Sunnydale and Bayshore stop (12 min.) Walk to UCSF (7 min).

20. Herbert Hotel
161 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: (415) 362-1600
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://www.theherberthotel.com
District: Union Square
Description: Full beds with private bath, full beds with hallway
bath, Shared room private bath, shared room hallway bath. Weekly cleaning, lounge and Laundry room. Free wifi and basic TV!
Rates: Starting at $275 a week!
Remarks: 5 week minimum for property and must be able to
prove affiliation with UCSF or another approved business.
Access: One Block from Powell Street station for Bart and
Muni!

21. Hilton San Francisco Union Square
333 O’Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: (415) 771-1400
Website: http://www.sanfrancisco.hilton.com
District: Union Square
Description: Relax in a welcoming guest room at Hilton San
Francisco Union Square and enjoy a range of great amenities including Internet access and a 37-inch HDTV.
Rates: 10% off with complimentary Internet; all major credit
cards are accepted
Remarks: Hilton San Francisco Union Square is uniquely positioned at the center of San Francisco’s three most distinctive neighborhoods, namely Union Square, SOMA and The Tenderloin. Each of these culturally, unique-to-San Francisco destinations features the city’s most popular attractions, including theaters, shopping, restaurants, cable cars, jazz clubs, museums and speakeasies.
Access: Driving distance: 20 minute drive to Parnassus. MUNI: 5 minute walk to Powell Street Center to take the N-Judah to Carl & Hillway Avenue, and then walk for 0.2 miles to UCSF.

22. Hotel Griffon
155 Steuart Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: (415) 495-2100
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://www.hotelgriffon.com
District: Financial/Embarcadero
Description: Hotel Griffon offers a boutique experience of comfort and style on the Embarcadero waterfront overlooking San Francisco Bay and the world famous SF-OAK Bay Bridge. Boasting 62 European-inspired guest rooms and suites, the historic Hotel Griffon offers complimentary wireless internet, coffee and tea with fresh whole fruits in the morning, and evening turn down service with bottled water and chocolates.
Rates: Seasonal rates start at $159.00 based on availability; all major credit cards accepted. Please mention “UCSF” to receive UCSF rates.
Remarks: Hotel Griffon invites you to experience what was voted “Best Boutique Hotel” and “Best 24-Hour Getaway” by San Francisco Magazine. Situated along San Francisco’s stylish Embarcadero waterfront featuring gorgeous views of and easy access to San Francisco Bay, our certified green hotel is the perfect choice for business and leisure travelers who seek a pleasant and charming alternative to a chain hotel. Indulge in an appealing, historic San Francisco boutique hotel (originally built in 1901) inspired by European flair and enjoy exceptional amenities that include well-appointed guest rooms and luxury suites, onsite dining at Perry’s on the Embarcadero - a San Francisco institution serving classic American food - and a distinguished meeting space for business while you travel.
Access: MUNI: 1.5 blocks to KT line to Mission Bay.

23. Hotel Rex, a Joie de Vivre Hotel
562 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: (415) 433-4434 (Hotel Direct)
Toll Free: (800) 433.4434 (Reservations)
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://www.jdvhotels.com/hotels/california/san-franciscohotels/hotel-rex/
District: Union Square
Description: Standard and Deluxe Queen, Double/Double
(Please call for suite options). Complimentary: WiFi, Morning Coffee & Tea, Nightly Glass of Wine, Use of Bicycles, 32’’ Flat Screen TV, iPod Docking Station, Jonathan Adler bath products.
Rates: Referral code: UCSFREX
Standard and Deluxe Queen:
Monday – Wednesday: $249
Thursday – Sunday: $199
Double/Double:
Monday – Wednesday: $269
Thursday – Sunday: $219
Taxes 16.665%
Remarks: Located in the heart of bustling Union Square, surround yourself with contemporary art at our boutique hotel that is modeled after the San Francisco writing salons of the 1930’s. Vibrant and alive, the lobby surrounds guests with distinctive period furnishings, walls of vintage books, and an exceptional collection of exotic objects, original portraits and murals. Literary events regularly unfold in the Library Bar where guests can enjoy a cocktail and American fare. Guest rooms are decorated in a palate of Provencal colors and feature the work of local artisans as well as an impressive menu of modern amenities.
Access: 0.4 Miles (5 city blocks) to the Mission Bay Campus
shuttle stop (Market/Powell) 0.4 Miles (5 city blocks) to the Powell BART stop – Mission Center Building “MCB” (Folsom and 15th Street) 0.2 Miles (2 city blocks) to the Muni 38 – Mt. Zion Hospital (Divisadero and Sutter St) 0.4 Miles (5 city blocks) to the N Ocean Beach or Muni 6 – Parnassus (Inner Sunset/Cole Valley) 0.2 Miles (2 city blocks) to the Muni 27 – San Francisco General Hospital (Outer Mission/Potrero Hill)

24. The Marker, a Joie de Vivre Hotel
501 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: (415) 292-0100 (Hotel Direct)
Toll Free: (844) 736-2753 (Reservations)
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Website: http://www.jdvhotels.com/hotels/california/san-franciscohotels/the-marker-san-francisco/
District: Union Square
Description: Queen, Double/Double (Please call for suite
options) Complimentary: WiFi, Morning Coffee & Tea, Nightly Glass of Wine, Use of Bicycles and in-room Yoga Mats, Access to PressReader Digital Library, LCD Flat Screen TV with on-demand movies, a work desk, ample power outlets, and a multi-line phone, iHome clock radio Docking Station, honor bar stocked with gourmet and organic treats. All guest rooms feature an iron/ironing board, hairdryer, make-up mirrors, exclusive Jonathan Adler luxury bath amenities and comfy bathrobes. 24-hour Fitness Center.
Rates: Referral code: UCSF
Standard and Deluxe Queen:
Monday – Wednesday: $249
Thursday – Sunday: $189
Double/Double:
Monday – Wednesday: $279
Thursday – Sunday: $219
Taxes 16.665%
Remarks: Built in 1910 in the Beaux Arts style, the Marker San Francisco is ideally located two blocks from San Francisco’s Union Square. The 4-Star boutique hotel is centered within the city’s best shopping, theaters, restaurants, museums and SOMA district. Tratto Restaurant & Bar, one of the hottest new neighborhood restaurants in San Francisco, is located in the lobby. The kitchen serves up a flavorful dining menu of rustic Italian cuisine in with simple, delicious, and shareable dishes.
Access: 0.3 Miles (3 city blocks) to the Mission Bay Campus
shuttle stop (Market/Powell) 0.3 Miles (3 city blocks) to the Powell BART stop – Mission Center Building “MCB” (Folsom and 15th Street). Located across the street from the Muni 38 – Mt. Zion Hospital (Divisadero and Sutter St) 0.3 Miles (3 city blocks) to the N Ocean Beach or Muni 6 – Parnassus (Inner Sunset/Cole Valley) 1/2 city block to the Muni 27 – San Francisco General Hospital (Outer Mission/Potrero Hill)

25. Parc 55 San Francisco – a Hilton Hotel
55 Cyril Magnin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: (415) 392-8000
Website: http://www.parc55sanfrancisco.hilton.com
District: Union Square
Description: Rooms at the Parc 55 San Francisco - a Hilton Hotel are designed with comfort and convenience in mind; providing a place to unwind or to catch up on work. When it’s time to relax, a sleek 39-inch flat screen LCD TV offers abundant entertainment options. Individually controlled airconditioning
and heating ensures your comfort year-round.
Rates: 10% off with complimentary Internet; all major credit cards are accepted.
Remarks: Located in the heart of the city’s fashionable shopping and entertainment district, Hilton Parc 55 San Francisco is a vibrant yet relaxed boutique-like business hotel with an informal and comfortable energy. While the hotel is surrounded by the excitement and bustle of the popular neighborhoods of Union Square, SOMA and The Tenderloin, this chic property is an urban oasis that features world-class service and amenities.
Access: Driving distance: 20 minute drive to Parnassus.
MUNI: One block to Powell Street Center to take the N-Judah to Carl & Hillway Avenue, and then walk for 0.2 miles to UCSF.

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Synergy Global Housing
Multiple locations available.
Phone: (800) 600-1115 or (925) 807-1155
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) and mention UCSF Guide
Website: http://www.synergyhousing.com/ucsfhousing
Inclusive in reservation is a fully-equipped, full-size kitchen, furniture, housewares, towels and linens, TV with expaned cable, all utitlies, in-suite washer/dryer and wireless internet. Additional add-on packages available.

26. Synergy Furnished Apartments @ Potrero Launch
2235 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
District: Mission Bay/Dogpatch
Description: Fully furnished studio, one and two bedroom apartments walking distance from UCSF Mission Bay campus.
Rates: Studio: $169-$199/night; 1 Bedroom: $199-$229/night;
2 Bedroom: $254-$284/night
Remarks: Repurposed building comprised of two historic brick warehouses. Community amenities include state-of-the-art fitness center with Yoga room, rooftop terrace with spa and dog run, and controlled access parking garage.
Access: Walking distance: 3 blocks to Mission Bay. TMA: Pick up at Caltrain: Townsend at 4th St. (Walgreen’s). MUNI: Steps away from 20th Street T-line to China Basin. Bus lines #22 to Buchanan Dental, #48 to SFGH.  

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27. Synergy @ MB360
Address:701 China Basin, San Francisco, CA 94158
District: Mission Bay
Description: Fully furnished studio, one and two bedroom apartments walking distance from UCSF Mission Bay campus Rates: Studio: $189-$209/night; 1 Bedroom: $219-$244/night;
2 Bedroom: $274-$304/night
Remarks: Community amenities include a sparkling pool and sundeck, state-of-the-art fitness center, lush courtyards with BBQs and an outdoor kitchen. MB360 also has dynamic game rooms that include poker, ping pong, and foosball.
Access: Walking distance: 3 blocks to Mission Bay campus. TMA: Pick up at Caltrain: Townsend at 4th St. (Walgreen’s). MUNI: KT and S lines are 2 blocks away. Civic Center Bart is 2 miles away. #91 Bus line. 

36. Synergy @ Potrero 1010
Address:1010 16th Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
District: Potrero Hill/Mission Bay
Description: An absolute perfect location adjacent to the UCSF Benioff Hospital and Mission Bay Campus.
Rates: 1 Bedroom: $204-$244/night; 2 Bedroom: $264-$289/night
Remarks: This newly constructed community features apartments with open concept kitchens with quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances and hard surface flooring throughout. Additionally, guests can enjoy a specialized fitness center, pet grooming facility, rooftop deck with unobstructed city views and resident lounge with WiFi. Smoke-free community.
Access: Walking distance: 0.5 mi to Mission Bay Campus/ Benioff Hospital. MUNI: UCSF Mission Bay light rail station/ KT line 0.6 miles away. 16th St. Mission Station BART 1.3 miles away. 

28. Synergy @ Channel Mission Bay
Address:185 Channel Street, San Francisco, California 94158
District: Mission Bay
Description: Fully furnished studio, one and two bedroom apartments walking distance from UCSF Mission Bay campus Rates: Studio: $199-$229/night; 1 Bedroom: $219-$244/night
Remarks: Newly constructed Channel Mission Bay Apartments are located near renowned eateries, AT&T Park and the San Francisco bay-front. The unique features and amenities include a fresh water pool, a 3-level fitness club,
outdoor terrace, and a media theater.
Access:: Walking distance: . mile walk to Mission Bay campus. TMA: Pick up at Caltrain: Townsend at 4th St. (Walgreen’s). MUNI: KT and S lines are 1 block away. Civic Center Bart is 2 miles away. #91 Bus line.  

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30. Synergy @ Eviva Mission Bay
Address:360 Berry Street, San Francisco, CA 94158
District: Mission Bay
Description: Fully furnished bedroom apartments with access to Mission Bay Creek waterfront trail.
Rates: : 1 bed: $199-$219/night; 2 bed: $264 -$294/night
Remarks: Your home apartment at Eviva Mission Bay is well-designed with standard-setting, luxury amenities, such as walk-in closets, keyless entries, outdoor grilling terrace, enclosed parking garage, and state-of-the-art fitness center. Walk the tree-lined streets to a Giants’ game, paddle through Mission Creek or bike to the famous Ferry Building. Smokefree community.
Access: : Walking distance: 0.6 mi to Mission Bay Campus/1 mile to Benioff Hospital. MUNI: King Street station/KT and E lines 0.3 miles away. Civic Center Station BART 1.5 miles away. 

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Airport/Extended Stay Hotels

31. Staybridge Suites-San Francisco Airport
1350 Huntington Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066
Phone: (650) 588-0770 Fax: (650) 588-0892
Website: http://www.staybridgesuites.com/sfoairport
E-mail: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Description: 92 units with full-size kitchens and living rooms. ADA/wheelchair accessible. Free Laundry facilities,pets welcome (pet fee charge), fl at screen TV’s in rooms with cable. Free Parking available.
Rates:1-29 nights: 1-Bedroom Suites- $189.00,
2-Bedroom/2- Bathroom Suites- $219.00. 30+ nights
1-Bedroom Suite- $179.00, 2-Bedroom/2-Bathroom Suites-
$209.00. Rates are subject to a daily 12% hotel tax and a daily $.58 tourism charge. For reservations that are longer than 30
days, from the 31st day on the 12% hotel tax is waived.
Remarks: : Complimentary daily breakfast buffet. The Social evening reception Monday-Wednesday nights. Courtesy airport and BART shuttle. Free high-speed internet, full-size kitchens and living room. Near shopping and restaurants.

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32. The Homewood Suites by Hilton San Francisco Airport North
2000 Shoreline Court, Brisbane , CA 94005
Phone: (650) 589-1600 Fax: (650) 589-2622
Website: http://www.sfoairportnorth.homewoodsuites.com
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Description: Newly renovated all-suites hotel adjacent to the
beautiful San Francisco Bay will be your home-away-from-home. All suites include a fully-equipped kitchen with a microwave, 2 burner stove, sink, dishwasher, refrigerator, cutlery, and cookware. Additionally, all suites include a work desk, TV, alarm clock, and an additional pull-out sofa bed. Enjoy our high Hilton standards while earning points with the Hilton Honors Rewards Program. Various room categories are available.
Rates: Seasonal rates starting at $160.00 based on availability
and length of stay. Rates are not inclusive of taxes. ADA rooms are available upon request & availability at no additional cost. Please call and ask for the Sales Department for rates and availability and mention the “UCSF Local Negotiated Rate” to receive your discount. One bedroom king suite 30+ nights: $175; 14-29 nights: $180; 7-13 nights: $185; 1 – 6 nights: $190
Remarks: We offer complimentary self-parking, internet,
airport shuttle, local area shuttle, and grocery-shopping service to help you save on costs during your stay. Additionally, we serve a delicious daily breakfast buffet (with hot & cold items) and a dinner reception from Monday-Thursday nights including beer, wine, and soft drinks. A relaxing heated indoor pool, 24- hour fitness center, 24-business center, and all-day coffee and tea are also provided complimentary for your comfort. The hotel also has a laundry room, ATM, and Suite Shop.
Access: Hotel offers local area shuttle which can take guests to BART and CalTrain stations; based upon request and availability. Hotel is located right off of Highway 101.


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