There are many fabulous places to stay in the City by the Bay—from simple and low-cost accommodations to luxury resorts. Consider these guest favorites as you mix and match the perfect vacation package in San Francisco, CA:
The City in the Bay may take up a small patch of earth, but each neighborhood treats San Francisco to unique vibes and iconic sights. As you look for the perfect hotel for your vacation package in San Francisco, consider which district or part of town you want to stay in. Fisherman's Wharf, where you can easily launch off to Alcatraz Island, is full of seafood eateries and street performers. Chinatown, with its incredible food and vibrant atmosphere, is also a great place to visit. Haight-Ashbury has plenty of unique bohemian shops, while Union Square is where all the luxurious stores are.
Alternatively, SoMa (South of Market) is a good place to stay if you plan on attending a Giants baseball game (between April and September), while Golden Gate Park, located near the Richmond and Sunset neighborhoods, is one of the city's most beloved parks. Finally, Telegraph Hill features the iconic Coit Tower, and Russian Hill is where you can stroll down flower-lined Lombard Street and navigate its eight hairpin turns—both of which are essential experiences for vacations in San Francisco.
There's something happening every day in the Bay Area, so book your San Francisco vacations accordingly…or let yourself be swept up in a pleasant surprise. Must-join events include the San Francisco Beer Week in January and February, the Saint Patrick's Day Parade in March, the Cherry Blossom Festival in April, the Bay to Breakers race in May. If you’re traveling during the summer, experience the revelry of the Independence Day celebrations in July, and the San Francisco Blues Festival in September.
With so much to do here, book your cheap vacation in San Francisco as soon as possible. On Travelocity, you can find everything from flights to car rentals in San Francisco. You can also save up to $537 when you book a hotel and flight in one cool California bundle.
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What currency is used in San Francisco?
Pull out your U.S. dollars (USD) and get ready to explore San Francisco.
What is there to do in San Francisco?
Get set to leave your heart in San Francisco with the following activities:
Where are the best places to stay in San Francisco?
If you want to stay within a stone’s throw of the city’s finest shopping, theater and nightlife, you can’t beat this area. You’ll also be a short walk from iconic areas like the Financial District and Chinatown.
If you’re after a more laid-back atmosphere, consider North Beach. About 2 miles from the center and dubbed “Little Italy,” this area has a diverse range of dining and entertainment options. From here, you can head to Washington Square Park for a picnic or some people-watching.
What is San Francisco famous for?
There are so many reasons people travel to this unique and beautiful city. Here are just a few of them:
When you think of San Francisco, you might picture the Golden Gate Bridge or the rattling cable cars; however, it’s also known for its steep rolling hills, summer fogs and striking Victorian architecture. For those eager for a taste of the local culture, stop by the Financial District and observe the city’s major corporations and institutions in action. Art lovers will enjoy strolling through the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
Hotel Zoe Fisherman's Wharf is 2 blocks from Fisherman's Wharf, Pier 39, and the Alcatraz Island ferry.
Located in North Beach, this boutique hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Ripley's Believe It Or Not Museum and Pier 39. San Francisco Bay and Ghirardelli Square are also within 15 minutes. Ferry Building Station is 29 minutes by foot.
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this romantic hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Cable Car Museum and San Francisco City Hall are also within 1 mi (2 km). Powell St. Station is 7 minutes by foot and Civic Center Station is 11 minutes.
Located in North Beach, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Fishermans Wharf Cable Car Turnaround, Hyde Street Pier, and Ghirardelli Square. Lombard Street and Pier 39 are also within 15 minutes.
The San Francisco Marriott Marquis is steps from Union Square shopping, Chinatown, cable cars, and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
The 17-story Hyatt Regency is located on the Embarcadero waterfront, across from the Ferry Building Marketplace, close to the Embarcadero Center, Union Square, and Moscone Convention Center.
2 blocks from the South San Francisco Conference Center and 1 mile from the airport, this hotel offers complimentary airport transportation, and downtown San Francisco is 12 miles north.
Built around a skylit open atrium, this 9-story hotel on San Francisco Bay features an onsite restaurant and is located 2.5 miles from the airport, 10 miles from Half Moon Bay, and 14 miles from downtown San Francisco.
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