Frequently asked questions about ConnectionsSF
Frequently Asked Questions:
Are your agreements month-to-month?
Yes. Our flexible month-to-month commitment provides you the stability of an office, with the flexibility you need to grow your business.
Do all agreements begin on the first of the month?
Yes. Our 30-day move out policy requires members to move out on the last day of the month, allowing new members to move in on the first of the month. If this day lands on a weekend, arrangements will be made accordingly.
What does an office space at Connections San Francisco include?
Offices spaces include a desk, chair, and electrical outlets. Some office spaces can accommodate up to 4 desks.
Is WiFi available?
Your office space has access to WiFi at 100mbps. Hardwired ports are available in a few of our private offices.
Is there a copier/printer/scanner onsite?
Each Connections space (main and private offices) includes at least one multi-function copier/scanner/printer free of charge.
What if my company needs phone service?
We are happy to help schedule installation of a phone line and services. Please be advised, the member is responsible for all fees incurred to install and maintain the service.
Will I be able to use the conference room?
As part of your membership with Connections San Francisco, you will have free use of the conference room for a set number of hours per week, based on your membership selection.
What amenities are included?
On site, you will have access to the fitness room, the sun terrace, the Club Living Room off Club Quarters hotel’s lobby, the laundry room, the spacious kitchen, and the café area with complimentary refreshments. Additionally, Starbucks and Subway are located within our building.
Are there other member perks?
Connections San Francisco members are eligible for discounted hotel rooms at Club Quarters hotels, located in prime downtown locations across the US and in London, as well as our sister clubs in New York: The Terrace Club opposite Rockefeller Center, The Midtown Executive Club between Fifth Avenue and Times Square and the View of the World Terrace Club overlooking the Freedom Tower.
What is the average square footage of a Connections San Francisco office?
Every Connections San Francisco space is uniquely designed and differs based on the number of team members you need to host. Schedule a tour to check out our space and we’ll work with you to design an office that suits your needs.
What are the building hours? When are you open?
Connections San Francisco is accessible 24/7 by Connections members only. Buildings are attended by Connections staff between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
How easy is it to get to Connections San Francisco?
Our location in the heart of the Financial District which makes commuting to work a breeze with a 10-minute walk from Embarcadero BART/Muni stop, 5-minute walk from the Ferry Building, and parking one block away. Multiple bus lines also run directly across the street (1, 4, 10, 12, 18, 24, 27, 30X, 38, 41, 44, 54, 56, 58, 72, 72X, 74, 76, 82X).
What about parking for vehicles and bikes?
Parking is easily accessed one block away at Embarcadero 2 Center. Daily rates range from $20-$33/per day. You can also park your bike in the same location free of charge - just bring your lock and chain. An attendant is on site from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
Can guests visit me at my office?
We would love to host your guests; just make sure you register them with our Connections San Francisco staff or reserve needed space in advance.
Will I have an opportunity to connect with other members?
Yes! Connect with other members through our member events and meet-ups. It’s a great way to start meaningful relationships with creative entrepreneurs and business leaders.
Can I talk on my cell phone?
Yes, but we ask that you please be respectful of the other occupants. We have break-out rooms available for longer conversations, and you may also book a conference room.
Can I bring my own food?
Of course! We have refrigerator space, a microwave, and a toaster oven for your convenience. We also offer gourmet coffee, espresso, and tea for our members.
Can I stop in or should I make an appointment?
Tours are scheduled in advance. This will ensure our availability and helps our team focus on helping you choose the right space. Give us a call at 415.268.3800 or fill out the Contact Us form at the bottom of this page.
Do I have to pay utilities or taxes?
No. Your membership fee is not taxed. Additionally, a flex-office at Connections San Francisco can save you money on property taxes and utilities, money you can use towards growing your business.
How much is required to reserve an office?
Connections San Francisco requires a deposit equal to one month’s rent plus the first month’s rent to secure your new space for move in.
What are my payment options?
We accept payment by credit card (Visa®, MasterCard®, American Express®, Discover®, Diner's Club, or JCB).
When do I have to let Connections San Francisco management know I’m moving out?
Members are required to give a 30-day notice to move out or transfer offices. Move out forms must be submitted on the first of the month or sooner.
What if I’m looking for an office more than 30 days in the future?
You can be added to the building’s Wait List for an available office within the time frame you desire.
My company has grown out of my current space. Are there office spaces for teams larger than 4?
Connections San Francisco has many flexible seating options for up to 14 individuals within a company. Call us for more information at (415) 268-3800.