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            163 Hotels Found
            1. Loews Regency San Francisco
              Financial District, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Luxury
              With astounding views from elegant, spacious rooms high up in a Financial District skyscraper and the best in pampering service, the Loews San Francisco Hotel (formerly Mandarin Oriental) lives up to its luxe reputation. The downtown location makes it best for business travelers, but the spa and are…
            2. The St. Regis San Francisco
              SoMa, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              Built in 2005, the St. Regis offers the best in luxury: rooms with great beds and bathrooms, 24-hour butler service (for suite rooms only), and Remede Spa and pool. Its business-heavy SoMa surroundings and modern building lack the historical grandeur of Nob Hill's grand dames, but otherwise it to…
            3. The Fairmont San Francisco
              Nob Hill, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              The Fairmont combines the history, cachet, and decor of a turn-of-the-20th-century grand old dame with the amenities, technology, and corporate-dominated clientele of a large chain property. What separates it from its luxury competitors are its beautiful, well-appointed rooms, many with stunning and…
            4. Handlery Union Square Hotel
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Kid-Friendly
              The Handlery is an upper-middle-range hotel with well-appointed rooms, a heated outdoor pool, and on-site restaurant. The hotel is divided into two distinct sections, and it's worth shelling out extra for the larger, amenity-laden Premier Section rooms. Its free Wi-Fi, sauna, and fitness center make…
            5. The Marker San Francisco, A Joie de Vivre Hotel
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              This stylish boutique hotel is one of the best upscale options near Union Square. It's not the cheapest option in this pearl category (the nearby Clift and Hotel Nikko often have lower rates), but many guests will prefer it for its fun, eclectic decor and thoughtful freebies. The rooms are on the to…
            6. Fairmont Heritage Place, Ghirardelli Square
              San Francisco, California, United States
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              Luxury vacation rental meets upscale hotel at the city's best, if most expensive, residence-style lodging. The Ghirardelli Square factory setting has plenty of character, while modern one-, two-, and three-bedroom units feel like designer model homes with fireplaces, kitchens, and top-of-the-line An…
            7. The Scarlet Huntington
              Nob Hill, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              Atop Nob Hill, the upscale 134-room Scarlet Huntington has a classic pedigree with a new look. One of San Francisco’s old-school favorites, this property was purchased by a Singapore group that updated it in 2014 with a sexy, ritzy aesthetic heavy on lush red velvet, silk, and leather. Some of the a…
            8. Taj Campton Place
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              This is one of the San Francisco's most special hotels. One block from busy Union Square, the 110-room boutique hotel is an enclave of quiet luxury and pampering service. The posh rooms come with Nespresso machines, flat-screen LED TVs, limestone bathrooms, and knitted cotton Ploh robes. The Taj is…
            9. The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco
              Nob Hill, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              Everything you'd expect from a Ritz -- formal, doting service; cultivated decor; tasteful, tasty dining; a luxury spa -- all in the ritziest of San Francisco neighborhoods. But while luxury competitors offer free limo rides, 24-hour butlers, or panoramic views, the Ritz lacks a wow factor. It's a of…
            10. Hotel Zephyr
              Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Value
              Formerly the Radisson Hotel Fisherman's Wharf, the three-pearl Hotel Zephyr ditched its outdoor pool in favor of a sprawling playground that's filled with fire pit lounge spaces and giant yard games. Some guests may mourn the loss of a pool, but overall the Zephyr raised the bar on its amenities, to…
            11. Argonaut Hotel, A Noble House Hotel
              Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              Converted from an 1908 fruit canning factory and reopened in 2003 with 252 nautical-themed rooms and suites, the Argonaut is one of Fisherman's Wharf's trendiest options. Spacious rooms, which were renovated in 2012, have more character than the nearby chain hotels, though the Sheraton is often a of…
            12. InterContinental San Francisco
              SoMa, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              Built in 2008 near the Moscone Convention Center in the business-oriented neighborhood of SoMa, the modern, 550-room InterContinental's luxury-level service, high-tech guest rooms, lap pool, and Michelin-star restaurant make it one of the best values in San Francisco. But it's worth it to also check…
            13. Hotel Vitale, a Joie de Vivre hotel
              SoMa, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              The upscale Hotel Vitale has a great location on the Financial District waterfront, surrounded by fine dining and across the street from the famous Ferry Building. Its 200 rooms are warm and spacious, with a soothing neutral palette, free Wi-Fi, and upscale amenities such as Bose sound systems, LCD…
            14. Hyatt Centric Fisherman's Wharf San Francisco
              Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              The 319-room Hyatt Centric Fisherman's Wharf is an upscale hotel in a central location within walking distance of major attractions such as Pier 39, North Beach, and Coit Tower. Contemporary rooms have free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, mini-fridges, coffeemakers, and Hyatt's signature mattresses. The -…
            15. Hotel Nikko San Francisco
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              The upscale Hotel Nikko looks and feels more like a boutique hotel than the mid-size chain it actually is. Though the hotel's multiple conference rooms, stylish suites, and on-site UPS store make it an obvious draw for business travelers, the Union Square location, indoor lap pool, and sushi bar to…
            16. Palace Hotel
              SoMa, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              With stunning architectural design and 552 rooms on just eight floors, this upscale landmark hotel built in 1875 is aptly named. It is located near Union Square’s luxury shopping and beside a BART station, and striking features include Maxfield Parrish’s Pied Piper painting in the bar, a gold atrium…
            17. Intercontinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco
              Nob Hill, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              One of the city's grandest dames, the Mark Hopkins sits regally on top of Nob Hill with dazzling views and the famous 19th-floor Top of the Mark bar. Though its elegant style and grand past earn cachet, the rooms are less impressive (though usually less expensive) than its Nob Hill neighbors.
            18. Hilton San Francisco Union Square
              Tenderloin, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              With 1,907 rooms and meeting space galore, this is the largest hotel in town. Business features are impressive, the restaurant is surprisingly nice, and the gym is well equipped. But rooms, which are undergoing renovations in waves through 2017, vary from impressive to so-so. Crowds of and business…
            19. Good Hotel
              SoMa, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Value
              Situated on a somewhat desolate stretch of the artsy SoMa neighborhood, the Good Hotel earns its moniker, "hotel with a conscience." With features like a water-conserving toilet-top sink, the Good is environmentally friendly, charmingly quirky, and -- for those who don't mind venturing a bit off the…
            20. White Swan Inn
              Nob Hill, San Francisco, California
              • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
              • Historic
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              The 26-room, mid-range White Swan Inn in San Francisco’s Nob Hill district offers a cozy and intimate atmosphere, with rooms featuring fireplaces and ample sitting areas. The bed-and-breakfast features a classic-inn-meets-mod-London vibe, with abundance of floral walls coupled with cheeky artwork by…
            21. Laurel Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel
              Pacific Heights, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              Spacious, apartment-like rooms, loads of free perks, and basic but stylish decor distinguish the 49-room Laurel Inn. Located in Pacific Heights amid upscale galleries and boutiques but away from the tourist frenzy, it's an ideal spot for long-term visitors or travelers who who don't require a full…
            22. Kensington Park Hotel
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              One block from Union Square, this charming boutique hotel offers attractive rooms that mix antique furniture and modern comforts. But amenities are few -- there's not even a fitness center on-site (though guests can access one at a different hotel a few blocks away). Still, its impressive historic a…
            23. Kimpton Sir Francis Drake Hotel
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              The Sir Francis Drake attracts both business and leisure travelers with its great location close to Union Square and public transportation (including the cable car that runs right outside the hotel). But the business traveler might be slightly disappointed with the amenities: The business center and…
            24. Hotel Zoe Fisherman's Wharf
              Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Value
              Hotel Zoe is a surprisingly elegant mid-range property with an excellent location in Fisherman's Wharf. The 221 rooms feature stylish classic decor, including plantation shutters and Edwardian-style headboards, and some King Suites even have gas fireplaces. Amenities are geared toward business with…
            25. Grand Hyatt San Francisco
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Luxury
              After completing renovations in 2013, this 660-room Grand Hyatt is now stylish as well as comfortable -- and there’s free Wi-Fi with on-site eating options. A popular Union Square location and plenty of space for both meetings and events makes this four-pearl property an ideal choice for tourists at…
            26. Hotel Rex San Francisco
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • All-Inclusive
              • Boutique
              • Romantic
              • Value
              This 94-room Union Square boutique, themed after 1920s and '30s literary salons, is a bit quirky, with fairly hands-off service and few amenities. But the tiny quarters are nicely furnished with up-to-date amenities, there's a daily wine hour in the reading-room-style lobby bar, and an on-site up…
            27. Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco
              SoMa, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              The Four Seasons' huge, well-outfitted rooms and attentive service are among the city's best, but the 277-room property falls a bit short of expectations. Its pool and fitness center are outsourced, and its business-centric SoMa location lacks the prestige of Nob Hill, where some if its strongest…
            28. The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              The St. Francis combines the history, decor, and traditions of a turn-of-the-20th-century grand old dame with the amenities, modernity, and corporate-dominated clientele of a large chain property. If you find a better deal at the similarly priced Palace or Meridien -- also business-oriented -- go of…
            29. Pier 2620 Hotel Fisherman's Wharf
              Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              Pier 2620 Hotel Fisherman's Wharf is an upper-middle-range boutique hotel that’s located near San Francisco's waterfront attractions. The 233 industrial chic rooms feature nautical decor and coffeemakers, but have thin walls. The well-equipped gym is open 24 hours and parking, although pricey, is a…
            30. Sheraton Fisherman's Wharf Hotel
              Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, California
              • Kid-Friendly
              The Sheraton Fisherman's Wharf is a mid-range, 531-room hotel just over a block from Fisherman's Wharf, one of San Francisco's top tourist destinations. A cozy courtyard, a heated outdoor pool, and a good-sized fitness center are nice-to-have extras in an otherwise motel-esque property. Rooms TVs, a…
            31. Donatello Hotel
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              The 94-room Donatello Hotel is an upper-middle-range, all-suite property conveniently located a block away from San Francisco’s Union Square. Spacious suites offer wet bars with microwaves, coffeemakers, mini-fridges, and sinks, plus sleeper sofas means that families with kids are frequent visitors…
            32. Hotel Adagio, Autograph Collection
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Value
              This Union Square boutique -- a member of Marriott's Autograph Collection since 2013 -- has 171 up-to-date, well-appointed rooms that deliver the right luxuries -- pillow-top mattresses, flat-screen TVs, and free Wi-Fi -- in a stylish package. A fitness center, business center, great service, and an…
            33. W San Francisco
              SoMa, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Luxury
              • Party
              An outpost of the generally solid "lifestyle"-focused chain, the 404-room W San Francisco in the SoMa art district offers a fun vibe in a whimsical, stylish setting. But despite efforts to seem boutique-y, the W is still a big, national chain at the end of the day, and the approach is less about try…
            34. Villa Florence
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              Located in the heart of Union Square, Villa Florence is a 189-room upper-middle-range boutique hotel with chic modern design and a touch of whimsy on great historical bones. The 1908 hotel’s location, directly on the Powell Street cable car line, couldn’t be more central: It’s surrounded by shops, A…
            35. Hotel Zelos San Francisco
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Romantic
              A sexy 202-room property that doubles as a hip art gallery, the Hotel Zelos San Francisco (formerly Hotel Palomar) has spacious, comfortable rooms, free coffee and tea in the mornings, free Wi-Fi, and an upscale restaurant on the 5th floor. Other downtown boutiques may cost less, but the Zelos is a…
            36. Omni San Francisco Hotel
              Financial District, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Luxury
              This upscale, medium-sized hotel, part of the Omni chain, is a stylish, comfortable option for well-heeled tourists and business travelers. The luxury comes at a high price, however, and better rates can generally be found at other, nearby four-pearl properties, such as the Hilton or Le Meridien, of…
            37. Chancellor Hotel on Union Square
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Value
              The mid-range, 137-room Chancellor Hotel right off Union Square doesn't have loads of amenities, but for those seeking a great, central location and a bit of boutique charm, it might fit the bill. Rooms are small but clean; decor is modern, but the age of the building does show in places (such as a…
            38. Parc 55 San Francisco, a Hilton Hotel
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Luxury
              The bustling, 1,010-room Parc 55 hotel has some great, modern touches, such as big flat-screen TVs in the (generic) guest rooms and top-notch equipment in the fitness center. With over 32 floors and 30,000 square feet of meeting space, it feels like the big, corporate hotel that it is. The lack of a…
            39. Cow Hollow Motor Inn and Suites
              San Francisco, California, United States
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Value
              The 130-room, budget Cow Hollow is part of a series of motor inns located along Lombard Street in San Francisco’s Marina District. Like the other properties, Cow Hollow is no-frills, and lacks a restaurant and comfortable lounge area. The best feature here is the lively Marina District location -- a…
            40. The Herbert Hotel
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Value
              The 99-room Herbert Hotel is a modernly designed historic building on the Powell Street cable car line near Union Square. Rooms are hip and contemporary, with brick walls, flat-screen TVs, and mini-fridges, but lack air-conditioning. Economy Rooms share bathrooms. Wi-Fi is free throughout the hotel…
            41. San Francisco Marriott Marquis
              SoMa, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              This 1,499-room business behemoth ideally straddles SoMa, the Financial District, and Union Square, and clearly caters to meeting attendees with its multiple restaurants, huge fitness center, and comfortable, if unexciting, quarters. The public spaces can get so overwhelmed by the suit-and-tie set…
            42. The Inn at Union Square - A Greystone Hotel
              Union Square, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              A superb Union Square location is the main draw of this upper-middle-range, European-style boutique hotel. Renovated top to bottom in 2017, this hotel has a polished look and lively contemporary artwork. Amenities such as a wine and cheese hour, cookies in the evening, and gathering areas on each a…
            43. Le Meridien San Francisco
              Financial District, San Francisco, California
              • Business
              • Luxury
              The 360-room Le Meridien San Francisco is a stylish upscale high-rise in the Financial District that connects to the Embarcadero Center via a pedestrian bridge. Contemporary, monochromatic rooms, which were renovated in 2015, come with 55-inch flat-screen TVs and minibars, and suites have separate a…
            44. Stanford Court San Francisco
              Nob Hill, San Francisco, California
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              A historic property renovated in 2008, the Renaissance Stanford Court has several of the less endearing quirks of an older building but few of its vestigial charms. Still, it's a relative bargain for the posh Nob Hill address.
            45. Clift Hotel San Francisco
              Tenderloin, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Luxury
              • Party
              • Romantic
              Known for its Redwood Room bar, the Clift's hip scene is typical of the Morgans Hotel Group, which bought the historic hotel from Four Seasons and reopened it in 2001 after a makeover by Philippe Starck and Ian Schrager (the latter of Studio 54 fame). The lobby and the 372 small but comfortable are…
            46. da Vinci Villa
              San Francisco, California, United States
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              The 136-room, three-and-a-half-pearl da Vinci Villa is in San Francisco's popular Russian Hill neighborhood near cafes, restaurants, and shops. it's also a 10-minute walk from photo-worthy Lombard Street. Rooms are modern, simple, and spacious, with free Wi-Fi and Keurig coffeemakers -- some have of…
            47. The Kimpton Buchanan
              Japantown, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Value
              With 131 rooms, The Buchanan (The Kimpton Buchanan), is a hip mid-range boutique hotel with bohemian style and a prime location in the heart of Japantown. Shabu shabu is served in the restaurant and bar, and the hotel has a small fitness room and bicycles for its guests to explore the city. Spacious…
            48. The Alise San Francisco - A Staypineapple Hotel
              Tenderloin, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              The 93-room, upper-middle-range boutique Alise is well-located for touring major sights (it's just a few blocks from Union Square), but it's on the northern edge of the gritty Tenderloin area. Rooms can be small but decor feels high-end and amenities are modern -- 48-inch flat-screen TVs, iHome and…
            49. Hotel Kabuki, a Joie de Vivre hotel
              Japantown, San Francisco, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Romantic
              • Value
              Off-the-beaten-path in Japantown, the 218-room Hotel Kabuki is a low-key alternative to the crowds and noise of downtown. It's got a serene vibe and traditional Japanese decor highlighted by the in-room soaking tubs. But the rooms are a bit worn, amenities are minimal, and the neighborhood gets…
            50. Beck's Motor Lodge
              San Francisco, California, United States
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Value
              Located in the heart of the Castro, Beck’s Motor Lodge feels like the 1950s motel that it is, renovated with heaps of hip details. The 58-room budget motel has retro touches throughout: a brash orange-and-blue exterior, round analog clocks in the rooms, and a funky cosmic light fixture and free gum…

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