Hotel Drisco

Location: California | USA

Price guide: £££££ £200-£350 per person per night

This Edwardian hotel sits atop Pacific Heights and provides flawless service, elegant rooms and a delectable buffet breakfast in an upmarket district of San Francisco.
Perfect forCouples looking for a timeless hideaway in a quiet neighbourhood.
In the knowPacific Heights is one of the few places which survived the earthquake of 1906, retaining much of its beautiful Victorian architecture.

Recommended for...

  • Boutique Hotel
  • Family-friendly
  • Service & Hospitality
  • Setting & Views

Hotel Overview

Sense of Place

Flanked by mansions in the peaceful district of Pacific Heights, two blocks from the Presidio parklands. The major attractions of San Francisco are 25 minutes away by public transport.

Rooms at Hotel Drisco

This Edwardian hotel sits atop Pacific Heights and provides flawless service, elegant rooms and a delectable buffet breakfast in an upmarket district of San Francisco.

Food & Drink

The gourmet continental breakfast is a delight, laden with fruit, pastries and juices. Other meals are not served at Hotel Drisco, although every evening you can enjoy a complimentary wine and cheese reception with charcuterie, hot hors d’oeuvres and fruit. Coffee and tea is also available throughout the day and biscotti is offered at 3pm daily.


There’s a small fitness suite at Hotel Drisco, and you can also take advantage of the free access to the nearby YMCA. Ask reception to borrow DVDs to enjoy in your room, or bicycles to head out and explore the city; there’s also a chauffeur car service on weekdays to take you to the centre, and if you have a rental car you can park in the surrounding area.

Activities at Hotel Drisco

Take in the laidback neighbourhood vibe by shopping and dining along the streets of Fillmore, Union and Sacramento, and stroll to the leafy parkland of Presidio. Home to wooded hills, this National Historic Landmark looks out over the iconic Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean.

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Hotel location

In the Pacific Heights district, a half-hour drive from the airport.

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