San Francisco, located along California’s Pacific coast is a wonderfully popular international tourist destination. The city is best known for its steep streets, chilly summer fog, the Golden Gate Bridge and beautiful panoramic views of the San Francisco bay and surrounding mountains. This welcoming, multicultural city is a perfect destination for visitors of all interests.
The city of San Francisco is divided up into various neighborhoods, each of which is worth exploring. The most well known is Ashbury, mostly associated with its strong ties with the hippie community during the Vietnam War full of unique shops and laid back cafes. Another popular area is SoMa, also known as South of Market Street which is the cultural heart beat of the city.
San Francisco has a reputation as being one of United States greenest cities and has a vast public transportation network. A great way to take advantage of this is to tour this city with a ride on their famous cable cars. You can board these anywhere you see a brown and white cable car stop sign.
Also known as one of the best walking cities in the country, after all of your exploring you will need a great place to fully relax and re-charge at one of the best hotels in San Francisco.
Campton Place Hotel, A Taj Hotel:
The Campton Place Hotel is a great spot located in the city’s Union Square District and is a short distance from premier art galleries, renowned museums and the city’s best known stores and restaurants. This is also the perfect spot to check out some great Jazz and Blues clubs or get a delicious glass of wine.
The hotels is beautifully designed and has received multiple awards, including the title as the No. 1 hotel in San Francisco in 2007 and 2008 by Travel + Leisure, you are sure to experience the ultimate in comfort and luxury at its finest.
Located along San Francisco’s Embarcadero water front is the exquisite luxury boutique hotel, Hotel Vitale. At this urban retreat you are sure to have a revitalizing stay. Their onsite spa is complete with an outdoor roof-top soaking tub, dramatic terraces and their signature restaurant and bar, Americanao.
Food lovers will also get a special treat; Hotel Vitale is also located directly across from the historic Ferry Building Marketplace, San Francisco’s gourmet destination.
St. Regis, San Francisco:
Newly opened, the St. Regis, San Francisco is nestled in the SoMa area of the city and enjoys an artful address. The museum of the African Diaspora is conveniently located within the hotel and just next door is the renowned San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
All guest rooms are beautiful designed creating a tranquil haven of comfort and elegance featuring picturesque downtown views. If you book your stay this summer, be sure to take advantage of their best summer rates, if you stay three nights, receive your third night with their complements.