Things to see in San Francisco


The St. Regis is conveniently situated within steps of the things to do in San Francisco. A few minutes walk to the Ferry Building, the Yerba Buena Gardens, Coit Tower, the Painted Ladies and more.

Family Traditions​

Our Family Traditions indulge our younger guests tastes and interests with special programming and amenities crafted uniquely for them. This signature program gives travelers of all ages the opportunity to explore San Francisco and celebrate the art of play. For arrangements, please contact concierge.

City Skylines and Family Traditions

Explore What San Francisco Has to Offer

As you prepare for your upcoming visit, allow our Chief Concierge to recommend events and happenings. Attend a concert with SF Jazz, admire unique exhibitions at the de Young Museum and more.

Ferry Buildling

Ferry Building Market Place

Located in a historic building on the waterfront, the Ferry Building Marketplace offers a wide range of organic and locally produced food products as well as restaurants serving high quality cuisine. It is a great place to wander, sample food and shop.

The San Francisco SoMa district near The St. Regis

The Golden Gate Bridge

An internationally recognized symbol of San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge was completed in 1937 and stretches 1.5 miles across the entrance of the San Francisco Bay. No trip to the city is complete without a visit to this landmark.


Yerba Buena Gardens

Encompassing 5.5 acres, Yerba Buena Gardens offer a serene oasis in the midst of the bustle of city life. In addition to the multiple San Francisco attractions in the Gardens, a regular schedule of outdoor events is held here between May and October.

Yerba Buena Gardens by The St. Regis San Francisco

Golden Gate Park

Golden Gate Park is one of the city's most beloved destinations and offers countless cultural and recreational San Francisco attractions. At over 1,000 acres, larger than New York City's Central Park, it is one of San Francisco's most popular and visited locations.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

One of the most popular San Francisco attractions, SFMOMA has a dynamic schedule of thought-provoking exhibitions on view, including special exhibitions and changing presentations from the museum's collection of more than 26,000 artworks, photographs, and design objects.

Union Square

Union Square is one of San Francisco's main shopping destinations in the city. Bordered by Geary, Powell, Post and Stockton streets, it has been the home of the best shopping, dining and theatre for over 100 years.

More Area & Activities

The Museum of the African Diaspora is the first major museum in the world focused on the African Diaspora. The Museum's vision is to celebrate, explore and share the art, culture and history of the African Diaspora.

The Contemporary Jewish Museum opened in its new location in June 2008. The Museum has engaged visitors with its range of exhibitions, and educational and cultural programs including film and music, lectures, readings and other live performances.

The acclaimed Asian Art Museum showcases nearly 17,000 Asian art treasures spanning 6,000 years. It is one of the largest museums in the world devoted exclusively to Asian art.

A distinctive landmark, the Palace of Fine Arts is a favorite San Francisco attraction known for its scenic locale. The structure houses the world class Exploratorium, an interactive science museum, and a 1,000-seat theatre that hosts multiple special events.

de Young Museum, now featuring the King Tut Exhibit, is considered an architectural marvel and a city landmark. It is a world class fine arts museum showcasing a diverse and priceless collection of American art from the 17th century to modern day on display.

The Legion of Honor is one of the city's most beautiful fine arts museums. Located atop the cliffs of Lands End overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge, the Legion displays an impressive collection of ancient and European art spanning 4,000 years.

Located minutes from downtown San Francisco, the Arnold Palmer managed Presidio Golf Course has earned a reputation as one of the nation's top public courses featuring an 18-hole, 72-par course in the scenic Presidio Park.

Just 18 minutes from the hotel. The Golden Gate Golf Course is located within Golden Gate Park, this fun and scenic course offers a par three, nine-hole course, ideal for beginning golfers.

Now a member of the PGA Tour's Tournament Player's Club network of courses, TPC Harding Park features an 18-hole, 72-par course, located in the southwest corner of San Francisco and surrounded by Lake Merced. Located 15 minutes from The St Regis San Francisco.

A Renaissance of Change

The St. Regis San Francisco is revitalizing the swimming pool and spa areas, with expected debut sometime in 2024. While these spaces are being transformed, please contact the Concierge for alternatives nearby.

On-Site Outlets
Fitness Center at The St. Regis San Francisco

Fitness Center

Enjoy an invigorating workout during your stay with our state-of-the-art gym facilities.

Yoga & Meditation Room

Center your practice and be present through meditation in this dedicated space.