Located in Downtown San Francisco, the Pickwick Hotel is ideally situated for both leisure and business travel. Just 1 block away are the famed cable car turnaround, the nine story San Francisco shopping center Nordstroms, the Bloomingdales Flagship Store, and Sony Metreon. From Pickwick it is 2 blocks to Moscone Convention Center and 3 blocks to Union Square. We offer a unique experience blending very best of old-world elegance with todays modern amenities. A landmark since its inception, The Pickwick Hotel is a fine example of Neo Gothic Architecture. Built in 1926 as the Pickwick Stage Lines and featured in the writings of renowned author Dashiell Hammett, in his classic mystery The Maltese Falcon.