Canopy by Hilton enters San Francisco with SoMa hotel

The Canopy by Hilton brand has made its debut in San Francisco with the opening of the city’s newest lifestyle hotel, Canopy by Hilton San Francisco SoMa.

This neighbourhood inspired property will bring guests together with the community through locally influenced design and social hubs including a rooftop lounge.

City brand debut

Canopy by Hilton San Francisco SoMa is now welcoming guests and locals into a space combining the services and amenities of this elevated boutique hotel with new social venues and a locally inspired experience.

The hotel spans 78,000 sq ft across 12 storeys in San Francisco’s South of Market (SoMa) district. This location places guests right by Union Square, Mission Bay, Oracle Park and Moscone Center, as well as within walking distance of Yerba Buena Gardens and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

“The opening of Canopy by Hilton San Francisco SoMa marks Hilton’s first lifestyle hotel in the city,” said Jenna Hackett, brand leader, Canopy by Hilton. “Joining close to 40 Canopy by Hilton properties around the world, this hotel invites travellers and locals alike to experience sophisticated comfort, elevated design and bespoke culinary offerings that are a natural extension of the neighbourhood.”

Jeff Ossenkop, general manager, added: “We are thrilled to welcome guests to Canopy by Hilton San Francisco SoMa, where it is our mission to offer guests a place to gather for an upscale, authentically local experience. Surrounded by boutique shops, renowned restaurants, esteemed art galleries and more, we look forward to becoming an active member of this exciting SoMa community.”

Local connection

The new hotel houses 194 guest rooms, including two penthouse suites, with floor-to-ceiling windows for views over the city, modern amenities like SMEG mini-fridges and Nespresso machines, and thoughtful design touches including sliding barn doors and large walk-in rain showers. The furnishings and art of this property are chosen to reflect the hotel’s locale.

Amenities within the hotel then include street-level coffee shop The Bean Bar, Shelby’s Rooftop for cocktails and light bites with a view and The Social venue situated just off the lobby.

Guests can also make use of the fitness centre and 4,400 sq ft of event space encompassing five meeting rooms, along with private dining space including the Mezzanine Bar & Lounge and The Velvet Room.

Canopy team members are on hand to connect guests with the best of the neighbourhood and beyond, with complimentary Canopy Bikes also on offer. Canopy by Hilton is a pet-friendly hotel brand too.