Area & Activities

Experience the rich, colorful allure of turn-of-the-century San Francisco at The Westin St. Francis. Nestled in the heart of the city on Union Square, the elegant downtown accommodations at this spectacular San Francisco hotel near Nob Hill have long served as the hub of social, theatrical, and business life since opening in 1904. Escape to a vibrant destination that is modern with “with a proud past”. This is a celebrated oasis of living history and legend, where, just beyond our front door, cable cars pull to a convenient stop – waiting to take you to the nearby Theatre District, world-class shopping, and dozens of superb restaurants, galleries, and the famed San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Visit our San Francisco hotel near Fisherman’s Wharf, and enjoy access to a wealth of local treasures.

Explore from Our San Francisco Hotel

The Embarcadero

Tour the sights of the Embarcadero, including the 1898 Ferry Building, or take the ferry to Alcatraz.

Restaurants and Boutiques

Sample the restaurants and browse the boutiques of San Francisco's vibrant Chinatown, near our hotel.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Experience the modern and contemporary art exhibits at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Family and Children's Activities

1.5 miles


Phone: +1 415-528-4444

Delve into the world of science and art at the Exploratorium.

0.2 miles

San Francisco Cable Car

Phone: +1 800-531-7357

Hop on for a ride around the city in the iconic cable car.

1.6 miles

Pier 39

Phone: +1 415-705-5500

From an arcade to shops and restaurants, Pier 39 has it all!

5 miles

Golden Gate Bridge

Phone: +1 415-921-5858

Take a trip to see this iconic landmark.

Swimming Nearby

6.9 miles

Ocean Beach

5.4 miles

Baker Beach

5.2 miles

Marshall's Beach

Area Sightseeing

2 Day Hop On Hop Off San Francisco Tour

Fishermans Wharf, Golden Gate Park, City Hall

Sightseeing San Francisco

Phone: +1 415-866-4893

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