MCLEAN, Va. — Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts announced on Aug. 9 its newest property, Waldorf Astoria San Francisco, which will be the centerpiece of a 2 million square-foot, mixed-used complex that will feature luxury entertainment, retail and office space.
Waldorf Astoria San Francisco will occupy the first 21 stories of a tower designed by architecture firm Foster + Partners. Located at Mission Street between Ecker and 1st Streets, Waldorf Astoria San Francisco will be located in the Transbay neighborhood, in a redevelopment project surrounding the Transbay Transit Center.
“With the revitalization taking place around the Transbay Transit Center, this neighborhood is poised to become a major hub for locals and global luxury travelers, which underscores Waldorf Astoria’s commitment of being in the centre of coveted gateway destinations,” said John T.A. Vanderslice, global head, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts.
Waldorf Astoria San Francisco marks the brand’s third property in California, along with La Quinta Resort in Palm Springs and the future Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills.
Hospitality design firm Hirsch Bedner Associates brings its design sensibility to Waldorf Astoria San Francisco’s interiors. Onsite amenities will include a spa, and Peacock Alley restaurant serving San Francisco-influenced cuisine.
Waldorf Astoria San Francisco will participate in Hilton HHonors, the guest loyalty program where guests who book directly through www.waldorfastoria.com have access to benefits including a personal concierge and complimentary WiFi at 26 Waldorf Astoria hotels worldwide.