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TRANSPORTATION DURING THE FESTIVAL 

Thrifty Car Rental
350 O'Farrell Street 
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 788-8111

At Thrifty Car Rental we offer a large selection of fine quality rental vehicles. Guests will find a great rate on a great car rental and save an extra 10% off any San Francisco Bay Area rental when booking online at Thrifty.com. Use corporate CD# 004M002044. Locations: SFO International Airport, Oakland Airport, San Jose International Airport and Union Square. For meetings and events requiring long-term or multiple rentals, please contact Theresa Alas: Theresa.alas@dtag.com | 415-771-5302 x 2229 | C: 408-569-3574.




Uber
Get a seamless, reliable ride to this year's Film Festival with Uber, everyone's favorite transportation app. Set your pickup location, request a ride, and a driver will meet you curbside in minutes. Whether you choose a low-cost or luxury car option, it will always be an elegant experience. Download the Uber app for iPhone or Android, or sign up directly online. Apply code SFFILM14 to your Uber account to enjoy a free first ride (up to $25) to this year's event.

HOTELS DURING THE FESTIVAL 


Fairmont Hotel

The Fairmont San Francisco
950 Mason Street, Nob Hill
San Francisco, CA 94108
(415) 772-5218

Known as the centerpiece of the City by the Bay, the Fairmont is a testament to luxury, with unprecedented views of the skyline and bay. All guest rooms include Frette linens, pillow top beds, MP3 docking stations, and flat panel TVs. Fairmont is the perfect opportunity to experience the classic-by-design but contemporary-in-spirit style that makes for the quintessential San Francisco experience. Fairmont is proud to continue its partnership with the film and entertainment industry and its guests. 

SFIFF patron rate:(15% off our best available rates) or contact Kristy Liang, Individual Travel Coordinator, at Kristy.liang@fairmont.com for group blocks. 

Galeria Park Hotel

Galleria Park Hotel, A JDV Hotel
191 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94104
(415) 781-3060

Nestled between San Francisco's Union Square and the Financial District, Galleria Park offers the quintessential boutique hotel experience. In 2013, the hotel completed a renovation to celebrate its rich heritage and enhance its stylish appeal to today's discerning traveler. Galleria Park Hotel exudes a timeless yet vibrant style, combining its original Art Deco and Art Nouveau design with contemporary elements and services for an unforgettable stay. The most exclusive attractions in the region are easily accessible from the Galleria Park Hotel. Notable landmarks like Chinatown and the historic Ferry Building are within walking distance. The Bay Area also boasts distinguished shopping venues, Union Square and the Westfield San Francisco Centre. For the trained or untrained eye, the unique architecture of San Francisco will come alive with a guided walking tour that leaves daily from the Galleria Park Hotel. 

SFIFF patron rate:15% off. Please use discount code FILMFEST

 Hotel AbRi
127 Ellis Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 392-8800

Ideal for both the leisure and business travelers, the newly transformed Hotel AbRi is a modern day urban oasis featuring a sleek décor complemented by contemporary art and upscale amenities. The hotel's energetic vibe is delightfully balanced with a comfortable ease, offering guests a unique sensorial experience and the highest levels of hospitality and service. 
SFIFF patron rate:15% off. Please use discount code SFIFF 

Hotel Carlton, A JDV Hotel
1075 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
(800) 922-7586

An eclectic atmosphere, international ambience, eco-friendly attitude and outstanding service culture put a fun and unique twist on the Hotel Carlton. Originally a speakeasy during prohibition, the hotel's décor is inspired by travels from around the world, in particular Nepal, India and Morocco. Each guestroom features artwork depicting exquisitely detailed wall paintings from Fifteenth Century temples in Upper Mustang, Nepal. Hand-painted side tables from Morocco grace each guestroom bringing a cheerful bright accent.  


Hotel Kabuki, A JDV Hotel
1625 Post Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 922-3200

Hotel Kabuki is a premier Japanese-style hotel in San Francisco with a Western touch. With its prime Japantown location and unique blend of Eastern and Western influences, Hotel Kabuki offers calm and serene accommodations and ambiance. The hotel's location is central to shopping, dining, university and medical center businesses, as well as entertainment, including Sundance Kabuki Cinemas and a choice of music venues within walking distance. SFIFF patron rate:15% off. Use discount code FILMFEST when you book. 


Hotel Rex, A JDV Hotel 
562 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 433-4434

Hotel Rex is inspired by the San Francisco art and literary salons of the 1920s and '30s. Vibrant and alive, the clubby lobby surrounds guests with distinctive period furnishings, walls of antiquarian books, and an exceptional collection of exotic objects and original portraits and murals. Literary and live music events regularly unfold at Library Bar, featuring classic American dishes with a European influence. Located amidst fine art galleries on what is known as "Gallery Row" is the heart of San Francisco's Union Square and Theatre District, the hotel is steps away from the city's best shopping and dining. Enjoy our temperate climate and experience what Condé Nast Traveler has voted the #1 city in North America time and time again! 
SFIFF patron rate: 15% off. Use discount code FILMFEST 


Hotel Tomo, A JDV Hotel 
1800 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 921-4000

Anime murals and Japanese pop culture set the tone for this fun and whimsical hotel in San Francisco's Japantown. The Hotel Tomo promises to help you unwind from the constant bustle of the city with its unique combination of an inventive, warm, quirky, practical, and optimistic atmosphere. 


Hotel Vitale, A JDV Hotel
8 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
(888) 890-8688


Hip and holistic, stylish yet accessible, Hotel Vitale was designed to uniquely encompass modern luxury touches balanced with soothing natural elements. Located at the junction of the revitalized Embarcadero waterfront and the Financial District, the Vitale is the true reflection of the ideal San Francisco experience. As a San Francisco certified Green Business, sustainability isn't a buzz word for Hotel Vitale; it's an everyday practice. At this urban retreat, guests experience a revitalizing stay, enhanced through Hotel Vitale's stunning water and city vistas, at on-site Spa Vitale with outdoor roof-top soaking tubs, dramatic terraces and the Vitale's signature restaurant and bar - Americano. SFIFF patron rate:15% off. Use discount code FILMFEST

Hotel Zetta 
55 5th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 543-8555

In a city of exquisitely edgy contrasts, Hotel Zetta offers a high level of sophistication and service without taking itself too seriously. The vibrant décor and sustainable architecture lend an innovative, creative vibe, while the high-tech conveniences, oversize guestrooms and plush pillow top beds keep things modern and always relaxed. Located in the heart of San Francisco's famously techy-savvy SoMa district and walking distance to Union Square, Hotel Zetta invites style-seeking travelers and local professionals to work, connect, play and get inspired. SFIFF patron rate: 15% off of best available rate. Use discount code SF FILM 

Laurel Inn, A JDV Hotel 
444 Presidio Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 413-4502

Like the charming Pacific Heights neighborhood that surrounds it, the Laurel Inn is noted for its warm sense of hospitality and stylized sophistication. Each spacious guestroom is designed in the style of a modern San Francisco studio apartment, some offering great views of the city. The Laurel Inn is also home to Swank Cocktail and Coffee Club, a lush bar with an inspired cocktail collection and morning coffee service with Blue Bottle Coffee Company. SFIFF patron rate: 15% off. Use booking code DIRECT 


Nob Hill Inn

1000 Pine Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 673-6080

The Nob Hill Inn was built in 1907 as a private home and was lovingly restored to maintain the ambiance of a turn-of-the-century townhouse. The Inn is an exquisite boutique hotel with a very European feel: floral wallpapers, brass beds, and elaborately carved armoires. A fascinating focal point in the nicely appointed lobby is a glassed-in European style lift. The Inn offers free Wi-Fi, complimentary tea and coffee in the mornings, as well as Sherry and tea in the afternoons. It is conveniently located a few blocks away from Union Square, Chinatown, the Financial District and cable car lines that take guests to Fisherman's Wharf and the Embarcadero. SFIFF patron rate: $140+tax. Call and mention the San Francisco International Film Festival. 

Mystic Hotel
417 Stockton Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
(415) 400-0500


Mystic Hotel Union Square San Francisco by Charlie Palmer is a smart, sleek retreat situated in the heart of the city's busiest neighborhoods. Conveniently located just one block from the iconic cable car line in the middle of three key destinations - Union Square, Chinatown and the Financial District - Mystic Hotel offers a convenient, comfortable and unique modern boutique hotel experience in a historic location. With a contemporary look and feel, the Mystic Hotel accommodations are designed to reflect the changing need of today's traveler. Enjoy high-touch service and an ideal Union Square location, perfect for travelers looking to experience all the adventures of San Francisco. SFIFF patron special: 2 cocktails in our Burritt Room + Tavern with bookings. Please use promotion code: MMM ( for Mystic Movie Madness).


Phoenix Hotel, A JDV Hotel 
601 Eddy Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 776-1380

The Phoenix Hotel is a hotel landmark, celebrating more than 25 years of being San Francisco's world-renowned "rock 'n roll hotel." Funky, irreverent, and young-at-heart, The Phoenix isn't for everyone. It's at the edge of the gritty Tenderloin neighborhood. Its central courtyard is a true crossroads for the creative "a good place to check out visiting artists and entertainers, and can be a bit noisy at times." The Phoenix Hotel boasts some of the most loyal guests in the world. SFIFF patron rate: 10% off. Please use booking code SFIFF14 here.

The San Francisco Marriott Marquis 
780 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 896-1600

Rising 39 stories high in the downtown skyline, the magnificent Marriott Marquis hotel exudes an essence of modern luxury and the convenience of an extraordinary downtown San Francisco hotel. Just south of Market Street, the Marriott Marquis is steps away from the Yerba Buena Gardens, renowned museums and cultural attractions, world-class shopping on Union Square, and AT&T Park, home of the San Francisco Giants. Whether in town for business or pleasure, experience San Francisco at the Marriott Marquis hotel where you're sure to leave your heart.  


PARKING AT THE FESTIVAL 

The Fillmore Center 
1475 Fillmore Street 
San Francisco, CA 
(877) 588-7418


Conveniently located in the heart of the Fillmore Jazz District, The Fillmore Center has studio, one, two and three-bedroom apartment homes available for rent. Take pleasure in the tranquility of meticulously landscaped gardens, waterfalls, picnic areas and access to the state-of-the-art Fitness SF (hyperlink: http://fitnesssf.com/). World-class shopping, restaurants and entertainment options stretch out for miles and miles in all directions. Located near public transportation, The Fillmore Center also provides a complimentary shuttle to the Financial District on weekdays. Call for an appointment to view The Fillmore Center today.