Cova Hotel - San Francisco

655 Ellis Street, San Francisco, United States, 94109  show map
 3 stars
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Cova Hotel - San Francisco

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Cafe

Dining room

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Verified Reviews:

  • No ac - Rooftop terrace - Great big tv
  • Service is amazing - Room is clean - I recommend it
  • Nice rooms - Breathtaking views of the city - Totally recommend this place
  • $25 valet parking fee - Hotel is modern - Large bathroom
  • Staff are friendly - Beds were uncomfortable - Free shuttle bus

Overview

Located in the heart of San Francisco, the 3-star Cova Hotel offers non-smoking rooms. Built in 1969, the comfortable hotel was renovated in 2008.

A short distance to an underground station enables you to get to San Francisco Public Library, Asian Art Museum and Glide Memorial United Methodist Church in no time. The property is set a 20-minute stroll from San Francisco center.

The vicinity of hills and a valley as well as quick access to entertainment venues, restaurants and bars set the hotel apart.

It stands minutes away from BART - Civic Center subway station. Due to its location 20 km from San Francisco International airport, fast access to the Cova Hotel is provided.

Rooms

Cova Hotel of 5 floors features rooms offering a panoramic view along with an iron with ironing board, music system, pay TV, a private balcony and a mini-fridge as well as large bathrooms. The guestrooms look out on the city. Offering a modern interior, the rooms are fitted with cozy furnishings and a dishwasher, a microwave and coffee/tea makers for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Every day a delicious continental breakfast is served. At the 24-hour restaurant guests can enjoy fusion cuisine. The contemporary snack bar features Wi-Fi and a terrace. The property is set in Downtown district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Sai Jai Thai Restaurant and Sao Bien that serve delectable meals.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of USD 5 per person per night. 

Services

Business facilities at Cova Hotel include a microphone, a photocopier and a business center.

Relax

Cova Hotel offers a sun terrace and a nightclub to ensure guests' comfortable stay. Such fitness options as a fitness center, a gym and cardiovascular equipment are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   95.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Gay friendly
  • Fireplace
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar
  • Dinner

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Microphone
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub shower combination
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Voice mail
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 4 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Cova Hotel - San Francisco San Francisco location
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Hotel Address:

655 Ellis Street, San Francisco, United States, 94109

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City Center
  • San Francisco
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    1.3 mi
Underground stations
  • BART - Civic Center Station
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Pagolac (cuisine: Vietnamese, Asian)
    300 ft
  • Turtle Tower Restaurant (cuisine: Vietnamese)
    300 ft
Beaches
  • North Beach
    1.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    95

Rooms and availability

Cova Hotel photos Room
Guest Room
  • Room size:

    250 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:LCD TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Clock-radio
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Standard Room (Room Selected at Check-In)

King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Ceiling fan
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Corner King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
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  • General:Seating area
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

Large King Bed with sitting area and balcony Corner location flat panel LCD tv with HD channels

Special One-Bedroom Suite
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Room Description:

Special Experience-sunken entry through shoji screen to raised bedroom with Western-style bed Private in-room Bamboo and Sand Garden A one of a kind experience.

Family King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Two sleeping areas - One King bed and second screened off area with one or two additional Western-style beds

Cova Hotel photos Room Superior Room
Superior Queen Room
City view
  • Room size:

    250 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Balcony
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Cable network connection
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Ceiling fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Modern furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Spacious bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|ROH Superior

Cova Hotel photos Room Superior Room
Superior King Room
City view
  • Room size:

    250 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Ceiling fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Modern furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Spacious bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:


Their room size is approximately 326 square feet and accommodates up to two adults with two children on existing beds. The rooms are available from our 2nd to 7th floors.

Cova Hotel photos Room Deluxe Room
Deluxe Queen Room
City view
  • Room size:

    345 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Ceiling fan
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Cova Hotel photos Room Deluxe Room
Deluxe Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Walk-in closet
  • Ceiling fan
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Deluxe Upper Floors King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

King Bed room with balcony on higher floors flat panel LCD tv with HD channels

Deluxe One-Bedroom Upper Floors Flat
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

Two double bedroom with balcony on higher floors flat panel LCD tv with HD channels

Deluxe Corner Flat
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Top floor
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

Our most popular - Corner Rooms King Bed Balcony-seating area High floors on the corners of building views flat panel LCD tv with HD channels

Japanese-Style King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Sauna
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Living room
  • Bedding:Double size sofa bed
Room Description:

Separate living and sleeping areas-king bed- private sauna- some with Japanese style soaking tub-Suites offer a queen size sofa bed Some rooms overlook Japanese Gardens.

Cova Hotel photos Room Suite
Executive King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Ceiling fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio

Cova Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Convention centers

Sport related

Monuments and Landmarks

Museums

  • Tenderloin Reflection Ctr1000 ft
  • Asian Art Museum1400 ft
  • Asian Art Museum1400 ft
  • Euro Pacific Art Inc1700 ft
  • Shaping San Francisco Museum1700 ft
  • California Assembly of Local2000 ft

Halls

  • Show Folks of America1400 ft
  • Post Street Pavilion1400 ft
  • Regency Building1700 ft
  • Renaissance Ballroom1700 ft
  • Saint Mary's Cathedral-Assumption2000 ft
  • Odd Fellows Building2000 ft
  • Zellerbach Rehearsal Hall2000 ft

Universities, Institutes

Theaters

Medical care and Hospitals

  • US Veterans Ctr1000 ft
  • Saint Francis Memorial Hosp1700 ft

Underground stations

Local attractions

  • Alamo Square5200 ft
    Fulton St. at Steiner St., San Francisco
  • Wells Fargo History Museum1.0 mi
    420 Montgomery Street, San Francisco
  • North Beach1.1 mi
    Broadway at Columbus Avenue, San Francisco
  • Pacific Heights1.0 mi
    2356 Pine Street (at Fillmore), San Francisco
  • Union Street1.0 mi
    Union Street Association: 1686 Union St., San Francisco

Near the hotel

  • Asian Art Museum1500 ft
    200 Larkin Street, San Francisco
  • San Francisco Public Library1900 ft
    100 Larkin Street at Fulton, San Francisco
  • San Francisco City Hall2100 ft
    1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett Place, San Francisco
  • San Francisco Ballet2300 ft
    401 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco
  • Glide Memorial United Methodist Church1600 ft
    330 Ellis Street, San Francisco
  • International Art Museum of America2000 ft
    1025 Market Street, San Francisco
  • War Memorial Opera House2300 ft
    301 Van Ness Avenue at Grove Street, San Francisco

Restaurants nearby

  • Pagolac300 ft

    Address: 655 Larkin St
    Phone: 415-776-3234

    73% likes this, based on 44 reviews
    Cuisine: Vietnamese, Asian
    Price Range: USD 3 - USD 22

  • Sao Bien300 ft

    Address: 701 Larkin St
    Phone: 4158851274

    54% likes this, based on 27 reviews

  • Red Crawfish300 ft

    Address: 611 Larkin Street

    86% likes this, based on 37 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian
    Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

  • Turtle Tower Restaurant300 ft

    Address: 645 Larkin St
    Phone: 415-409-3333

    63% likes this, based on 31 reviews
    Cuisine: Vietnamese
    Price Range: USD 5 - USD 10

  • Bodega Bistro - Authentic Vietnamese Cuisine300 ft

    Address: 607 Larkin St
    Phone: 415-921-1218

    77% likes this, based on 37 reviews
    Cuisine: Vietnamese
    Price Range: USD 15 - USD 20

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    95
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Cova Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Cova Hotel

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 385 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    9.2

    Classy, very clean and comfortable, with diverse patrons.

    Housekeeping does not understand English very well.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    The room was fairly clean.

    The was no pool and the location was a block away from the homeless shelter so lots of beggers. No vending machines!

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    Good staff, breakfast included, regular shuttle bus service

    Location is in the area with rather a high density of homeless people, but not agressive. And shuttle bus service minimizes this shortcoming

  • Couple
    6.2

    The security

    I was kept up most of the night by my neighbors..it seemed like there were at least a half a dozen guys in there and felt like they were in the room with me. It was very loud.

  • Couple
    5.4

    big bed, clean room, staff friendly

    a bit noisy in room 201 (above the check -in desk). No wifi in room.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The room was very comfortable, very new, bathroom modern.

    Did not have airconditioning, not a major requirement for SF in the winter but in the summer could be a problem

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Location, cleanliness, courteous staff, complimentary shuttle service

  • Family with children
    7.4

    Design and ambient inside the hotel.

    The rooms didn't have space to put the clothes, check that you will need to be a luggage master to be more than a few days.

  • Couple
    4.2

    The breakfast is awfull. The place where breakfast is served is too small for the amounth of people staying in this hotel. Also the bathroom is not clean at all. I was there for my honeymoon and I was counting days to leave this hotel.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Clean Hotel and great view for breakfast!!!!

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    This was a very nice and friendly hotel. The staff was outstandind! Our room was roomy, very clean and the bed was wonderful. We enjoyed the breakfast every morning and all the food and service was outstanding, The staff was very attentive and did everything possible to make our stay with them a time to remember.I Would not hesitate to stay there again.

    I cannot think of anything that we were unhappy with,

  • Couple
    7.8

    Great hotel. clean, staff are very nice. location is ok, hotel has a shuttle service to main locations.

    breakfast is very simple, you need to pay for eggs etc.

  • Couple
    10.0

    I liked the cleanliness of the room and the modern style of the hotel. It was very quiet The bathroom was very exquisite and easy to use. The hotel is not situated in the downtown area but is within very short walking distance, which makes it a good place to stay.

  • Single
    8.2

    The room was really nice and clean. Great value for money.

    Location is terrible: Tenderloin is a very dangerous neighborhood. Homeless people everywhere. I heard gunshots from my room, and was harassed by some black drug addicts by the entrance of the hotel (they wanted me to give them my phone!)

  • Couple
    9.2

    Helpful staff Free wi-fi Breakfast included

    Location can be a bit scary but staff explain what part of the surrounding area to avoid if you go walking around on your own. There is a free shuttle service to places of interest but we did not make use of it.

How to reach hotel

hotel Cova Hotel - San Francisco San Francisco location
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Hotel Address:

655 Ellis Street, San Francisco, United States, 94109

Get directions
City Center
  • San Francisco
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    1.3 mi
Underground stations
  • BART - Civic Center Station
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Pagolac (cuisine: Vietnamese, Asian)
    300 ft
  • Turtle Tower Restaurant (cuisine: Vietnamese)
    300 ft
Beaches
  • North Beach
    1.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    95