The Axiom Hotel opened in March 2016 in the former Powell Hotel space in downtown San Francisco, adjacent to the famed Cable Car turnaround at the nexus of historic Union Square and innovative Mid-Market technology. The boutique hotel features 152 rooms, contemporary design by Stonehill & Taylor, and tech-forward amenities on the cutting edge. Where history meets the digital revolution, the LEED-certified hotel welcomes those who desire a digital lifestyle delivered through seamless technology and thoughtful service. In addition to iPad-assisted check-in, complimentary fiber optic Wi-Fi, and easy access plug-ins to mobile devices, the Axiom unveils high-tech elements that put the hotel at the forefront of the hospitality-meets-technology revolution. The Axiom Hotel, at “The Center of Next,” is developed by Host Hotels & Resorts and managed by Kokua Hospitality.
Axiom™ Hotel is a place connected to the past, yet ready and streamlined for the future. In order to create a better version of tomorrow – for our hotel, our guests, and our city – we have dedicated ourselves to becoming a green, LEED Certified hotel.
· Filtered ice and water stations available on all guest floors
· Energy Management System that detects guest motion and reset to standard temperature
· Recycling bins throughout the hotel
· Energy efficient LED and other lights
· Instant hot water heaters (vs. traditional boiler system)
· Dual flush toilets
· Fiber Optic Cabling – takes less power to operate and lasts forever (vs. copper cabling that eventually ends up in landfills)
What you need to know
Hotel Features – Built in 1908, the Powell Hotel has since been updated for the 21st century. The historic hotel has retained its charm, featuring marble floors and wrought iron railings, but it also offers the modern amenities you need for a comfortable stay. Best of all, it’s located in the heart of downtown San Francisco, near the cable car turnaround and Union Square.
Guest Rooms – Each of the 137 guest rooms at the Powell Hotel are smoke-free and pet-friendly. Recently remodeled, every room boasts 10-foot ceilings, beautiful vintage artwork, pillow-top mattresses, complimentary high-speed Internet access, and a flat-screen television with premium cable channels. Standard amenities include a clock radio, hair dryer, iron with ironing board, voice mail, and wake-up calls available upon request.
Nearby Attractions – The Powell Hotel is two blocks from Union Square, one of the city’s most popular shopping and dining destinations. It’s also three blocks from the Moscone Convention Center, making it an ideal choice for those traveling to San Francisco for business. Zeum, the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, AT&T Park, Lombard Street, and Colt Tower are all within two miles of the hotel. Plus, the hotel is 12 miles from the San Francisco Airport.
Amenities – As a guest, you can enjoy wireless Internet access throughout the Powell Hotel. A charming cafe on site offers breakfast and lunch favorites as well as coffee for a great start to your morning. And each Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, guests enjoy a complimentary glass of wine at the manager’s reception in the lobby.
Expert Tip – The American Conservatory Theater is .2 miles away from the Powell Hotel and is a must-see during your time in San Francisco. The venue features some of the city’s best theatrical events and award-winning stars for an entertainment experience unike any other.
Details / Other Expenses
|Year of Last Renovation:
||All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
|Non Smoking Rooms:
||Windows Don't Open
||826 sq. feet
||Holds 80 people
||6:30AM to 10PM
Policies / Expenses
Individuals require a 48 hour cancellation notification.
Group cancellation policy varies with size and dates of arrival.
|Typical Group Deposit:
|Total Misc Fees:
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
||55.00 Per Night (Tax not included)
||10.00 Per Item
|Additional Person Fee:
||20.00 Per Person
|Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:
||20.00 Per Person
|Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:
||20.00 Per Person
Amenities / Features
Yes! Pets are allowed.
We are pet friendly hotel with no pet fee.
Internet / WiFI
We offer complimentary Fiber Optic Wi-Fi in every guestroom and public area.
The Powell Hotel San Francisco