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Handlery Union Square Hotel
3.5 out of 5
351 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
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4.2/5Very Good! (1,971 reviews)

"The staff were wonderful. Having the restaurant off the lobby was so convenient after a long day in the traffic, and the food was good!"…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

Handlery Union Square Hotel
Hotel G San Francisco
4 out of 5
386 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA
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4.1/5Very Good! (1,023 reviews)

"Great hotel in a fantastic location! We were upgraded when we were arrived and staff were lovely and friendly! Highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2020

Hotel G San Francisco
The Bartlett Hotel and Guesthouse
2.5 out of 5
240 O'Farrell St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NZ$317 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (726 reviews)

"The cutest little hotel! We really enjoyed our stay here on valentine's day while exploring SF. From the decor, location, comfort, and cleanliness of the room-everything was great! Staff was friendly and accommodating. Would gladly come back to the Bartlett Hotel & Guesthouse. Two thumbs up :)"…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb. 2020

The Bartlett Hotel and Guesthouse
COVA Hotel
3 out of 5
655 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA
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3.8/5Good! (997 reviews)

"Good hotel in a horrible neighborhood Hotel is ok. Safe and clean. Affordable. Breakfast dull, but ok. Generous happy hours with free wine. Recommended"…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar. 2020

COVA Hotel
Orange Village Hostel
1.5 out of 5
411 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NZ$176 per night
3.7/5Good! (655 reviews)

"It was nice to have a free breakfast every morning (no butter/spread but toast, bagels, jam and juice for vegans) and the use of laundry facilities. We stayed in a private twin room with a private bathroom which was just enough for the two of us. It was rather loud at night and the early hours with ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

Orange Village Hostel
Best Western Red Coach Inn
2.5 out of 5
700 Eddy Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NZ$196 per night
3.6/5Good! (272 reviews)

"The room was quite nice and the staff were very pleasant, The location was not the best and parking was a bit tight."…"

Reviewed on 27 Apr. 2020

Best Western Red Coach Inn
Alexis Park Hotel
2 out of 5
825 Polk Street, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NZ$166 per night
3.6/5Good! (994 reviews)
Clean. Comfortable. Affordable.

"Friendly staff. Clean room. What more can you ask for? Only downside is that the ice machine was broken. But there was a convenience store just down the street."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar. 2020

Alexis Park Hotel
Hotel Bijou
4 out of 5
111 Mason St, San Francisco, CA
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3.3/5 (165 reviews)
Angels in San Francisco

"Excellent hotel, angels to stay open. SF is unrecognizable right now but its spirit is alive and well in the jewels like the Bijou Hotel. Thanks for letting two weary travelers shelter in your place. Highly recommend and intend to come back and stay longer! Thank you! 🙏"…"

Reviewed on 31 Mar. 2020

Hotel Bijou
Super 8 by Wyndham San Francisco/Union Square Area
2 out of 5
415 O Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA
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3.2/5 (996 reviews)
Great location

"Scary hotel. Really really needs upgrading of beds pillows comforter carpet and door locks. Bathroom was nice. Shower was great. Staff was amazing. Ugly lobby. Needs to be cleaned up a lot!"…"

Reviewed on 16 Nov. 2018

Super 8 by Wyndham San Francisco/Union Square Area
Union Square Plaza Hotel
2 out of 5
432 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
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3.2/5 (997 reviews)
boutique hotel

"For our stay, the hotel was a way station between 2 medical procedures. The room was very small, which was problematic while using the desk and chair. I think it might work better with the desk rotated 90 degrees against the adjacent wall, but I don't know if there is enough clearance without moving ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

Union Square Plaza Hotel
Adante Hotel
3 out of 5
610 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
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3.1/5 (998 reviews)

"Room was clean, but "desk" was 2-feet from the edge of the bed, not enough room for a chair. Breakfast was plastic wrapped danishes, coffee, cereal, yogurt, apples/bananas. Close to shopping/restaurants of Union Square. Area is loud in the morning due to construction (not the hotel's fault). Homeless ..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar. 2020

Adante Hotel
Admiral Hotel
2 out of 5
608 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA
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3/5 (109 reviews)

"Clean and pleasant. The neighborhood is what it is, so you’ll be happier if you’re used to big city noise & street people. Everything in my room worked and was clean, water pressure and speed of heating was great, wifi was great, staff was terrific about explaining quirks of the elevator."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar. 2020

Admiral Hotel
Monarch Hotel
2 out of 5
1015 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
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3/5 (2,074 reviews)
Service

"Excellent service"…"

Reviewed on 28 Mar. 2020

Monarch Hotel
Embassy Hotel
2.5 out of 5
610 Polk St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NZ$165 per night
2.8/5 (998 reviews)
Convenient

"Small but comfortable and clean rooms. Would stay here again for a short trip."…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb. 2020

Embassy Hotel
Warfield Hotel
3 out of 5
118 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NZ$98 per night
2.6/5 (954 reviews)

"Everyone was super nice and calm. Bathroom was very clean. Great for a weekend stay"…"

Reviewed on 27 May 2020

Warfield Hotel
Sweden House Hotel
2.5 out of 5
570 O'farrell St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NZ$199 per night
2.4/5 (475 reviews)
A Graduates Heaven Away

"It was very comfortable and had a great location the stay was well worth the cost."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

Sweden House Hotel
Layne Hotel
2 out of 5
545 Jones St, San Francisco, CA
The price is NZ$372 per night
2.4/5 (615 reviews)

"The room was clean, minimal, and fresh. Looked very modern. During our stay, the radiator in the room had built up condensation and began leaking. The staff promptly came to the room to address the issue. Additionally, on day of check-out, we had a later flight out of town. The staff was kind enough ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan. 2020

Layne Hotel
Civic Center Inn
2 out of 5
790 Ellis St, San Francisco, CA
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The price is NZ$91 per night
1.9/5 (988 reviews)

"My stay was awesome! Friday night it got a little loud outside, but what do you expect it's Friday nigjy"…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Civic Center Inn
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As you start mapping out your travel itinerary, you realize there are a lot of things to see and do on your list. You plan on visiting the many landmarks that make Tenderloin unique, and know of a handful of restaurants that are dishing up meals you can’t miss out on. And you can’t forget your plans to tour the museums and art galleries. There are so many things to experience in Tenderloin, so why spend your entire holiday budget on your accommodation? There are plenty of cheap hotels in Tenderloin that will not only serve as a comfortable place to recharge between sightseeing, but that will provide exemplary service and welcoming amenities, too.

Instead of spending your whole bank account this trip, book cheap accommodation in Tenderloin that offers everything you need. Budget hotels offer the things you’d expect from a temporary stay, such as comfortable beds, spacious rooms, televisions with extensive channel offerings, and occasionally even additional features like kitchenettes and pools. If you’re not planning on spending much time in your room, why blow your entire paycheck? Instead, spend your hard-earned money on experiences that will truly make your stay memorable, like tickets to local concerts, plays, or sporting events.

Cheap Tenderloin hotels allow you to keep cash in your wallet for when you truly need it—like when you’re touring the area and come across an irresistible ice cream shop. Browse an extensive inventory of Tenderloin hotel deals here on Expedia, and prepare to enjoy your holiday to the fullest.

Frequently asked questions

What is Tenderloin like for travellers on a budget?
Tenderloin offers a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions such as Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, SHN Curran Theatre and Van Ness Avenue.
What is there to see and do in Tenderloin?
Tenderloin attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Orpheum Theater and San Francisco City Hall, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Lombard Street and Pier 39, or pay a visit to Palace of Fine Arts.
What's the best way to get around Tenderloin?
The closest airport is 11.7 mi (18.8 km) away from the city centre in San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), located 12.1 mi (19.4 km) away. Head over to Market St & Taylor St Stop for metro travel.

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