Argonaut Hotel

5* out of 5 stars

Experience the rich history and vibrant energy of San Francisco at the Argonaut Hotel. This historic icon is situated in the heart of the renowned Fisherman’s Wharf district. Drawing inspiration from the Gold Rush of the mid-1800s, this boutique hotel ­­- which has been a recipient of the AAA Four Diamond Award for 20 consecutive years - offers both a luxurious ambiance and proximity to the iconic historic waterfront as well as Ghirardelli Square, and some of the city’s best parks.

Accommodation at Argonaut Hotel

Every one of the 252 spacious guest rooms at the Argonaut Hotel is a window into San Francisco's beauty. Overlooking the San Francisco Bay, guests are treated to unparalleled views of the national park, a majestic fleet of historic ships, Fisherman's Wharf, and the dazzling city skyline. Not to mention the iconic vistas of the Golden Gate Bridge and the mysterious Alcatraz Island. While steeped in history, each room seamlessly integrates modern amenities ensuring a comfortable stay.

Dining at Argonaut Hotel

Dive into a culinary experience that mirrors the hotel's nautical theme. The Blue Mermaid Restaurant’s mariner decor and reflections of seafaring fleets not only create an atmospheric dining environment but also offer a taste journey reminiscent of San Francisco's maritime past. Chef Amod Singh is an accomplished and passionate chef with an unwavering commitment to deliver exceptional cuisine. With extensive experience in the culinary landscape of the San Francisco Bay Area, Amod has thrived in the demanding world of fine dining, and now brings his exceptional talent to the Blue Mermaid restaurant at the Argonaut Hotel.

Things to do at Argonaut Hotel

The Argonaut Hotel doesn't just offer a stay; it offers an experience. In collaboration with the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, guests can immerse themselves in the city's rich maritime history. After a day of exploration, the onsite fitness centre and spa beckon, offering yoga classes and in-room treatments to soothe both body and mind. Dive into the stories of the past, embrace the adventures of the present, and treasure memories for a lifetime at the Argonaut Hotel.

Know Before You Go

It is standard practice for resorts/hotels within the USA to charge a mandatory resort fee which is payable locally. This fee can be anywhere between $5 to $50 per room per night and is not included in the cost of your Kenwood Travel holiday. Expect to pay a resort fee of approximately $31 + tax, per room per night (subject to change).



One Bedroom Bay View Suite

Spacious and airy corner suites with San Francisco Bay views anchored by exposed brick and Douglas Fir beams.

The One Bedroom Bayview Suite is approximately 950 square feet, has a separate living room with queen sleeper sofa and an oversized bathroom with jacuzzi tub and water view.

One Bedroom Suite

Spacious and airy cityview suites anchored by historic elements including exposed brick and Douglas Fir beams.

The One Bedroom Suite is approximately 600 square feet, has a separate living room with queen sleeper sofa and an oversized bathroom with jacuzzi tub and water view.

Bay View Room

This 300 square feet room has the iconic view of the Golden Gate Bridge or Alcatraz Island, anchored by exposed brick and Douglas Fir beams. The room presents you with the exterior water view of the surrounding area.

Deluxe Room

Enjoy the exterior view of the surrounding area through the large, opening windows that let in sea breeze and natural light. This 300 square feet room with its exposed brick and Douglas Fir beams has views of Del Monte Cannery, Aquatic Park or Downtown San Francisco.

Interior Room

Located facing the interior courtyard, this 300 square feet room with its Douglas Fir beams exude the iconic history of the building in this tranquil room.


  • Accessible Rooms & Facilities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bars
  • Bicycles
  • Concierge
  • Gym
  • Laundry Service
  • Parking
  • Restaurants
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Wi-Fi



Food & Drink

Blue Mermaid Restaurant

This restaurant serves casual fare with an extra helping of Gold Rush ambiance. If you're traveling with your family, you'll find fresh, regional seafood dishes on the menu and down-to-earth prices. There's a great kids' menu, too. The fresh seafood dishes include homemade chowders, served from steaming cauldrons, that are warm and nourishing any time of year. Or try the fresh oysters, whole Dungeness crab and Cioppino.