202 North Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85004 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Convention Center hotel
33.45047 -112.07384
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3.0/ 5

Based on 186 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 18.7%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 128 rooms in property
  • 7 floors in hotel
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 2 conference rooms in property

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Local Attractions

Phoenix Convention Center, US Airways Arena, Chase Field, Dodge Center, Herberger Theatre, Shops at the Arizona Center, Symphony Hall, Center, Phoenix Public Library, Science Center, Phoenix Art Museum, and more.

Customer Reviews of Hotel San Carlos

3.0 out of 5. Based on 186 guest reviews , Average

Property Description

Welcome to the remarkable Hotel San Carlos! Our historic boutique hotel has a rich and storied past with highlights featuring Hollywood Stars such as Mae West, Humphrey Bogart, and Clark Gable. We are located in the heart of downtown, just a few blocks from the Phoenix Convention Center, Chase Field (Diamond Backs), U.S. Airways Arena (Phoenix Suns), Dodge Center, The Orpheum and Herberger Theatres, to name only a few of the premier Phoenix hot spots for sports, theater, and convention services.We invite you to stay with us and experience the courtesies of a gentler era.We are a full service boutique hotel accommodating an authentic Irish Pub, a sidewalk Bakery & Café, a gift shop, an old fashioned Barber and Shoe Repair Shop, in addition to a full service restaurant and lounge. While residing with us you will experience Phoenician hospitality reminiscent of Hollywood’s golden era.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00
Check Out: 12:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2003
Floors: 7
Rooms: 128
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 128
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 5
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 2 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 1000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 40 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 3.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Policies / Expenses
Individuals may cancel up to 48 hours prior to scheduled check-in without penalty. Group cancellations must occur in advance of the 30 day reservation deadline.
Nightly Parking: $20.
Total Taxes: 13.27%
Total Misc Fees: $3.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Resort/Hotel Fee: 3.00 Per Night
Parking Fee: 20.00 Per Night (Valet)
Additional Person Fee: 10.00 Per Person
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 18.00%
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Solarium
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Hotel San Carlos is a 10 minute ride from the Sky Harbor Airport. We are located 4.6 miles away. Cab fare is approximately $18.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
Hotel San Carlos Downtown Convention Center

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Hotel San Carlos

Rate fluctuations of Hotel San Carlos

The chart above shows seasonality of prices for both group/meeting prices and the best individual traveler rates our rate checker could find at the time the group offer was submitted. The most competitive group/meeting discount shown is 19.0% in January 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $188 in the month of March 2014. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Hotel San Carlos in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Hotel San Carlos

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Hotel San Carlos.

Feel free to use the Hotel San Carlos meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Phoenix event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Senator's Room 52 x 13 x 9 707 40/-- -- 30 17 20 17 4/4 60 55 --
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Senator's Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
707 Sq. Feet
52 x 13 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Rental fee will be offset by food/beverage purchase.
Governors Room 51 x 11 x 9 565 24/-- 15 24 15 12 20 --/-- 40 -- --
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Governors Room

Wireless internet and T-1 connections are available in both our meeting rooms. Audio-visual equipment and catering services are also available upon request.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
565 Sq. Feet
51 x 11 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Rental fee will be offset by food/beverage purchase.

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