Our Location

Cova Hotel
655 Ellis Street
San Francisco, CA 94109

The COVA Hotel San Francisco is centrally located in downtown San Francisco, nestled between Union Square, Moscone Center, Nob Hill, Civic Center and Japantown. Our central location is rich in culture with San Francisco Symphony, Opera House, Theatre District and Asian Art Museum just within a few blocks. You will find an impressive selection of restaurants and nightclubs within walking distance. Chinatown, North Beach, Fisherman's Wharf, Ghirardelli Square, Golden Gate Park, Yerba Buena Gardens, AT&T Park and the Castro District is a 10-15 minute by car, cable cars or public transportation.

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By Car

Directions From SFO:

  1. Take US 101 North for about 12 miles.
  2. Take the Mission Street Exit.
  3. Make a slight left onto Van Ness Avenue.
  4. Take a right onto O'Farrell.
  5. Take another right on Hyde St.
  6. Take one more right on Ellis St.
  7. We will be located on the left at 655 Ellis.
Time: About 25 minutes

By Shuttle from SFO

GO Lorrie’s is the most experienced Door-to-Door Airport Shuttle Ground Transportation provider in the United States. COVA has partnered together with Lorrie's Shuttle Service to provide you door-to-door pickup and dropoff shuttle from SFO to COVA.

To reserve your shuttle today, please click here.

By BART from SFO

BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) provides public mass transit from SFO airport to Civic Center BART Station, a few blocks of COVA Hotel: Get off at Civic Center Station, walk up Larkin Street to Ellis Street and turn right to 655 Ellis.

To see the BART Schedule and other related information, please click here.


The Geary #38 travels West on Geary, and East on O’Farrell. Exit at Larkin Street and walk two blocks to Ellis St and turn left to 655 Ellis. The Van Ness #47 travels North and South on Van Ness. Exit at Eddy Street. The Hotel is one block North and two blocks East at 655 Ellis.

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