About the Hotel Council of San Francisco

The Hotel Council is a non-profit trade organization founded in 1987 to advocate on behalf of our members to ensure the economic and social vitality of the hospitality industry in San Francisco.

The Hotel Council is:

Your Advocate

The Hotel Council builds positive and effective relationships with local leaders, supervisors, and organizations to create an economically healthy and vibrant business community.

Your Marketing and Network

Our membership roster includes over 250 hotels, allied members, and partner organizations. The Hotel Council is dedicated to expanding your network of businesses that support the growth and success of the industry.

The Hotel Council also hosts
signature events, like the Annual Hotel Hero Awards, which honors outstanding hotel employees and the Annual Charity Golf Tournament, which supports Bay Area hospitality student scholarships.

Your Education and Community Partnership

The Hotel Council believes in increasing awareness about the hospitality industry. We engage with hospitality programs in high schools within the San Francisco Unified School District, City College of San Francisco, San Francisco State University, and the University of San Francisco to support and encourage interest the hospitality industry.

The Hotel Council collaborates with various city departments, including the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA), Office of Economic and Workforce Development (OEWD), Department of the Environment, and the Department of Emergency Management to increase our presence in local government and ensure our members have the most current information affecting their businesses.


See the Hotel Council of San Francisco’s 
Economic Impact Report.
See the Hotel Council of San Francisco's 2015-2016 Annual Report.