Hotel Information

Important Housing Notice to Convention Attendees

There have been reports of a phone scam where Annual Convention attendees were offered special housing reservations as rooms were quickly filling up. Do not give your credit card number or any personal information to anyone who calls you for a hotel reservation.

Our Convention hotel, the Hilton San Francisco Union Square, will never call you to ask for a credit card number.  To book a room in our hotel block, reserve online or call 1-800-HILTONS. If you receive any suspicious calls or have any questions about the hotel reservation process, please contact us at or (202) 371-2830.

 Annual Convention Headquarters Hotel

Americans for the Arts has secured rooms at discounted rates at our headquarter hotel, the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. All meetings and events, unless otherwise indicated will be held at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. See below for information on rates, and how to make reservations at the headquarter hotel.

Hilton San Francisco Union Square
333 O'Farrell Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
T: 415-771-1400
Reservations Line: 1-800-HILTONS

Room Rates

$239 single | $269 double occupancy, per night.
To qualify for the Convention room block rate, you must mention Americans for the Arts when making your reservation. You can also reserve your room online at the Convention room block rate.

Discounted Rate Deadline: May 16, 2017
Group rates are not guaranteed after this deadline, or if the hotel sells out.
Come early and stay late! Group rate will be available from June 10–21, 2017 (based upon availability).

Housing Policies

•    All reservations are subject to a 16.45 percent or current tax charge.


•    Reservations not cancelled 72 hours in advance of check-in will be charged first night room and tax.


Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel parking is available on a daily basis as follows:

  • Valet: $70.68* (with in/out privileges for overnight guests only)
  • Self Parking: $57.00 (with in/out privileges for overnight guests only)
    *Please Note: Prices subject to change without notice.