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An Elegant San Francisco Luxury Hotel

The Donatello Hotel

Inspired by the great Renaissance artist who shares its name, The Donatello is a modern hotel in the heart of San Francisco's fashionable shopping and theater district by Union Square, with a charming Italian atmosphere and friendly staff.

Settle into our newly renovated, tastefully appointed rooms that are among the most spacious in San Francisco. The top floor fitness center, with a whirlpool spa and private saunas, provides the perfect retreat after a day exploring the city or visiting the nearby wineries of Napa or Sonoma Valley.

In a city known for its cuisine, Zingari Ristorante at The Donatello hotel in San Francisco is a Northern Italian feast for the taste buds. Then cap off your evening in the top-floor lounge and view the city lights from the adjoining rooftop terrace.

Take a cable car and go up and down San Francisco's colorful neighborhoods. Explore the many streets of Chinatown. Revel in a diverse metropolis brimming with activity. Fully experience fine dining, theater and shopping in San Francisco at our luxurious retreat in the exciting City by the Bay-a San Francisco getaway perfect for romance, leisure and business travel.

Features & Amenities:

  • Conveniently located just one block from Union Square
  • 94 large Deluxe rooms, the most spacious accommodations in San Francisco
  • Elegantly decorated with original Italian art, Travertine marble, Venetian glass and European antiques
  • Complimentary WiFi Internet access
  • Intimate Italian dining in Zingari Ristorante
  • Top-floor lounge
  • Intimate meeting facilities perfect for meetings, retreats, and special events
  • Fitness center
  • Indoor whirlpool & sauna
  • Spa services
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry service
  • Indoor valet parking ($28 + tax per day)
  • 24 hour front desk
  • Babysitting services
  • Daily housekeeping is not included and may be added for a nominal fee.

For transportation to the resort, The Donatello recommends Go Lorrie's Shuttle Service. Reserve your transportation now.

Resort Facts:

Check-in Time 3:00pm
Check-out Time 12:00pm
Incidentals Deposit (refundable) $50/day
Front Desk Hours 24 hours
Minimum Age to Occupy Room 18*
Smoking No
Pets No
Parking $28 + tax/day


*In order to check in to a Shell Vacations Hospitality Resort, at least one guest must meet the minimum age requirement, which varies from resort to resort. One guest meeting the minimum age is required per unit.

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Alert 1: Beginning March 27th, 2013 the Golden Gate Bridge will replace their toll booth operators with an automatic electronic payment system. What this means is that if you plan to enter San Francisco over the Golden Gate Bridge, you must pre pay the toll or else a photo of your license plate will be taken and a bill will then be sent to the owner of the vehicle. For more information go to the following website: http://goldengate.org/tolls.

Alert 2: Shell Vacations Hospitality will be transitioning call centers effective Wednesday, February 26, 2014 to Wyndham Extra Holidays. If you experience difficultly contacting us through telephone, please contact the resort you wish to reach directly. For a list of all Shell Vacations Hospitality Resort's contact information, please Click Here.