Joie de Vivre (JDV) Hotels celebrate the joy of life and are committed to providing guests with luxurious accommodations and the community with charitable philanthropy. JDV is currently California’s largest boutique hotel company and has been an important part of the community since it was founded in San Francisco in 1987. Joie de Vivre Hotels are located all over the San Francisco Bay Area, southern California, wine country, the Silicon Valley and Marin County. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, JDV Hotels always make guests feel welcome and comfortable in exotic boutique style. Joie de Vivre (JDV) Hotels continue their joy of life beyond the guests who stay at the hotels. Every JDV hotel donates a minimum of $200 per room each year to important community organizations. Past non-profits supported by JDV include AIDS Lifecycle, Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence, SF Pride and the Hurricane Katrina Relief Fund.
San Francisco's Sexy Hotel for the Savvy Traveler
191 Sutter St., San Francisco CA 94104
The Galleria Park Hotel is a tranquil retreat in the heart of bustling San Francisco. With luxurious guestrooms, a private park on the third-floor and a central location, guests will find that this immaculate hotel is designed to meet their every need. As Joie de Vivre hotel, guests can also take comfort in knowing that their stay will be facilitated by personalized service and unparalleled customer care.
Fresh Design - Bridging Spanish Colonial with Clean and Contemporary
550 Geary St., San Francisco CA 94102
Hotel Adagio, a luxury boutique in the heart of Union Square, features sleek modern style, upscale amenities and an unbeatable location. The spacious guestrooms feature plush beds with Egyptian cotton linens, complimentary high-speed internet access, HDTVs and honor bars with refrigerators.
International Ambiance Featuring Eclectic and Exotic Touches
1075 Sutter St., San Francisco CA 94109
As a Joie De Vivre hotel, the Hotel Carlton is an exquisite destination that is praised for impeccable service and absolute class. Located in the heart of vibrant San Francisco, this boutique hotel is well suited for business and leisure travelers seeking luxurious accommodations and a convenient location. From the eclectic, worldly décor to the mouthwatering cuisine at the on-site restaurant, Saha, the Hotel Carlton strives to offer guests a unique experience in luxury, one that will forever remain in their memories.
The Glamour of the 1920s – The Sophistication of the Millennium
562 Sutter St., San Francisco CA 94102
Flawlessly maintaining the Joie De Vivre hotel group’s reputation for fabulous accommodations and excellent customer service, the Hotel Rex is rapidly becoming one of the most popular hotels in San Francisco. This stylish boutique hotel features an ambiance inspired by the glamour and sophistication of the 1920’s and 30’s, boasting period decor, antique books, exotic imported furnishings and chic works of art. From the posh and refined guestrooms to the elegant meeting spaces, guests will find that this hotel is more than able to meet their varying business and luxury needs. Located in exciting and effervescent Union Square, the Hotel Rex places guests in the heart of the San Francisco, walking distance from many of the best restaurants, shops and sights the city has to offer.
A Private and Comfortable Home in the San Francisco's Pacific Heights
444 Presidio Ave., San Francisco CA 94115
When looking for a relaxing, stylish hotel in San Francisco where customer care is the top priority and a warm sense of hospitality is tangible, the Laurel Inn is the place to go. As with all Joie De Vivre hotels, the Laurel Inn boasts a unique and welcoming atmosphere, seamlessly blending style with comfort. The spacious suites are fashioned after chic studio apartments, offering plenty vof space, attractive modern décor, unique furnishings and comfortable beds; many suites also feature fully equipped kitchenettes. The Laurel Inn strives to meet the varying needs of every guest, offering such perks as complimentary continental breakfasts, 24-hour coffee and tea service in the lobby, custom staff-authored guides to San Francisco and discounted passes to a state-of-the-art health club across the street. Located in Pacific Heights, this hotel affords easy access to plenty of shopping, dining and sightseeing opportunities.
Small, Quaint, French Inn in the Heart of San Francisco
863 Bush St., San Francisco CA 94108
With only 26 guestrooms and a style reminiscent of a French Country inn, Petite Auberge offers a personalized, attentive experience and a truly unique setting in Nob Hill. The guestrooms offer an intimate ambiance and a range of modern amenities, and many feature fireplaces. This San Francisco bed & breakfast further impresses with complimentary amenities like gourmet breakfast buffets, afternoon tea & cookies, and evening wine & hors d’oeuvres. Petite Auberge enjoys a central location between Nob Hill and Union Square, walking distance from fine dining, great shopping and popular entertainment venues.
English Charm in San Francisco's Backyard!
845 Bush St., San Francisco CA 94108
True to the Joie de Vivre style, the White Swan Inn is renowned for distinct accommodations and complimentary luxuries like gourmet breakfasts, afternoon tea, evening wine & hors d’oeuvres service, and nightly turndown complete with chocolates on the pillow. This San Francisco bed & breakfast also impresses with a great Nob Hill location near Union Square, the Financial District and Chinatown.
Be Good to Yourself
112 7th St., San Francisco CA 94103
A stylish SOMA hotel from the minds behind the acclaimed Joie de Vivre Hotels group, Good Hotel is true to its name with accommodations that blend luxurious living standards with eco-friendly practices. Modern amenities like flat screen TVs and WiFi access balance out chic furnishings crafted from reclaimed and recycled materials in each guestroom. This San Francisco boutique hotel is walking distance from Union Square, Moscone Convention Center and the Yerba Buena Gardens.
A Premier Japanese-Style Hotel
1625 Post St., San Francisco CA 94115
A beautiful Joie de Vivre hotel in San Francisco, Hotel Kabuki maintains the excellent reputation of its parent group with unique and beautiful accommodations and a fabulous selection of amenities. This Japantown hotel boasts pagoda-style architecture, the on-site Kabuki Springs and Spa, and a Japanese garden, as well as features like luxury linens, room service, deep soaking tubs in most rooms, extensive event facilities and flawless, attentive service.
Inspired by the Elements of Sky and Water
555 Redwood Hwy., Mill Valley CA 94941
The Acqua Hotel in Mill Valley is a beautifully appointed destination for San Francisco Bay Area travelers. Located within easy reach of San Francisco’s attractions and business destinations, this luxury hotel is also near Wine Country, making it a prime choice for both business and leisure guests. In addition to an extensive selection of amenities in the guestrooms, guests of the Acqua Hotel enjoy features like complimentary deluxe breakfasts, evening wine & cheese receptions, and afternoon tea.
Tucked Away in a Redwood Grove
165 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley CA 94941
The Mill Valley Inn is a luxurious hotel located at the foot of Mt. Tamalpais in Mill Valley, just a short drive of San Francisco and Wine Country, and within walking distance of fine dining, galleries and boutique shopping. The Mill Valley Inn's rooms are decorated with handcrafted furniture (some also boast fireplaces, soaking tubs and private balconies), and the rates include complimentary deluxe continental breakfasts with an espresso bar and evening wine receptions.
Floating Over the Water
25 Main St., Tiburon CA 94920
The Waters Edge Hotel in Marin is an elegant choice within easy reach of Wine Country, fantastic restaurants, high-end shopping, and the Tiburon Ferry, which offers a quick ride to San Francisco. The sophisticated accommodations bear Eastern seaboard inspiration and a wealth of modern amenities, and guests are welcome to enjoy pampering conveniences like complimentary evening wine service, complimentary deluxe breakfasts, and extensive concierge and business services.
13540 Arnold Dr., Glen Ellen CA 95442
With acres of stunning gardens, in-room spa services, three-course gourmet breakfasts, and luxuriously appointed guestrooms, its no wonder that the Gaige House in Glen Ellen is considered one of the best bed & breakfasts in the country. This Sonoma wine country hotel is located within walking distance of fabulous restaurants and Jack London State Historic Park, and there are countless wineries within easy reach.