Joie de Vivre's 33 California hotels are organized into three categories--hip, classic, and luxury--and designed to reflect the character of the surrounding neighborhood. In San Francisco, you can choose between Hotel Rex, Joie de Vivre's sophisticated literary-themed property in the city's theater district, and The Phoenix, a rock n' roll-themed hotel in the grittier Tenderloin neighborhood. Business travelers also will enjoy amenities such as free hotel-wide WiFi access and same day laundry and valet service.
Cost: $100 a night and up