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The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
4.0 out of 5.0 335 Powell Street, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (5,187 reviews)
$179/ nightfor 2 guests

The staff which were at work were brilliant. The staff outside protesting were a nightmare. You could not hear them in the room which was good. The hotel over all was 10/10 for comfort,cleanliness and friendly staff highly recommendable to anyone planning a trip. The hotel is also situated in a great ...

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2018
Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
5.0 out of 5.0 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (3,342 reviews)
$205/ nightfor 2 guests

Gréât hôtel, gréât location. There was a demonstration going on outside the hotel at the time and the noise could be heard from our room. The air vent in the bathroom was very dusty and requires cleaning. Could trigger allergies. I would stay there again.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2018
Fairmont San Francisco
Fairmont San Francisco
5.0 out of 5.0 950 Mason Street Atop Nob Hill, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (4,165 reviews)
$199/ nightfor 2 guests

A beautiful hotel in a great neighborhood. I loved the park next door.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018
Argonaut Hotel - a Noble House Hotel
Argonaut Hotel - a Noble House Hotel
4.5 out of 5.0 495 Jefferson St, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.6/5 (6,224 reviews)
$167/ nightfor 2 guests

Very nice hotel and close to shopping and right on fishermans wharf. Would stay here again on my next visit

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018
Loews Regency San Francisco
Loews Regency San Francisco
5.0 out of 5.0 222 Sansome St, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.6/5 (537 reviews)
$332/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice hotel, a little pricy, but it worth staying there. Location is perfect, comfort - perfect, really helpful staff.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018
InterContinental Mark Hopkins
InterContinental Mark Hopkins
4.0 out of 5.0 999 California Street, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (2,072 reviews)
$140/ nightfor 2 guests

The bellhop at the Intercontinental Mark Hopkins is awesome! I stayed overnight there on 11/10/18 and he totally yelled at some impatient Uber that was honking at me to move as I was putting on my seatbelt. Thank you to the bell hop for ensuring our safety and for telling the rude Uber driver to ...

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018
InterContinental San Francisco
InterContinental San Francisco
4.5 out of 5.0 888 Howard Street, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (2,074 reviews)
$161/ nightfor 2 guests

The room was nice. I have no complaints about the Intercontinental.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2018
Cypress Inn On Miramar Beach
Cypress Inn On Miramar Beach
3.0 out of 5.0 407 Mirada Rd, Half Moon Bay
Free Cancellation
4.7/5 (498 reviews)
$231/ nightfor 2 guests

Excellent hotel in prime location directly on the beach. Very attentive staff pampering guests with fresh cooked breakfast and generous happy hour with wine and cheese snacks, both included in the room rate. Very recommendable.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2018
Landis Shores Oceanfront Inn
Landis Shores Oceanfront Inn
3.5 out of 5.0 211 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay
Free Cancellation
4.7/5 (100 reviews)
$339/ nightfor 2 guests

I wasn’t sure about this place when we pulled up. Outside needs tlc but the inside was quaint and awesome! Anne the front desk was amazing and chatted with us while we waited to go to dinner!

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018
Hotel Nikko San Francisco
Hotel Nikko San Francisco
4.0 out of 5.0 222 Mason St, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (7,468 reviews)
$176/ nightfor 2 guests

Beautiful hotel close to Macy’s and Union Square. The staff were helpful and friendly and room service was speedy and great quality. I would highly recommend this hotel.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018
The Marker San Francisco, a Joie de Vivre Hotel
The Marker San Francisco, a Joie de Vivre Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 501 Geary St, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (2,107 reviews)
$125/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice hotel - helpful friendly staff. Great location

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018
Oceano Hotel and Spa
Oceano Hotel and Spa
4.0 out of 5.0 280 Capistrano Road, Half Moon Bay
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (931 reviews)
$249/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice hotel close to the beach .. avoid the spa .. masseuse talked the whole time thru

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2018
Harbor Court Hotel
Harbor Court Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 165 Steuart St, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (1,725 reviews)
$120/ nightfor 2 guests

The staff was great, made our stay very pleasant. The view at night, AMAZING!! I would definitely stay there again.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2018
Villa Florence San Francisco on Union Square
Villa Florence San Francisco on Union Square
4.0 out of 5.0 225 Powell St, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (1,941 reviews)
$115/ nightfor 2 guests

Beautiful, clean, comfortable and convenient Hotel.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018
Pullman San Francisco Bay
Pullman San Francisco Bay
4.0 out of 5.0 223 Twin Dolphin Dr, Redwood City
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (3,221 reviews)
$107/ nightfor 2 guests

Extremely nice, good for a business trip. Cool outside pool area and little fire place

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018
The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel
The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 495 Geary St, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (3,778 reviews)
$130/ nightfor 2 guests

I had a convenient and prompt check in. The staff is very professional. The location is great, and I always take the opportunity to stay here when the rates aren't astronomical in high season.

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2018
Hotel Zephyr
Hotel Zephyr
3.5 out of 5.0 250 Beach Street, San Francisco
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (3,369 reviews)
$143/ nightfor 2 guests

Close to Fisherman's Wharf/Pier 39. Excellent atmosphere / courtyard.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018
Hotel Emblem
Hotel Emblem
3.5 out of 5.0 562 Sutter St, San Francisco
4.2/5 (1,716 reviews)

Easy access to Union Square, Fisherman’s wharf and nearly everywhere downtown while still remaining fairly quiet at night for tired travellers (or perhaps bea cause our room was not facing the street).

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2018

Top neighborhoods for Romantic Hotels

Downtown San Francisco

Downtown San Francisco is a welcoming, walkable neighborhood. The neighborhood has many appealing features, among them its architecture and China town. For a taste of the local culture, you can check out the museums and art scene.

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Union Square

Fashion puts on its finest face in one of the country’s largest shopping plazas.

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Tenderloin

A metropolitan neighborhood, Tenderloin offers a variety of options for restaurants. The neighborhood has many appealing features, among them its architecture. For a taste of the local culture, you can check out the shopping and theater scene.

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Theater District

Theater District is a metropolitan, walkable neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, cafés, and bars. The neighborhood has many appealing features, among them its friendly people. For a taste of the local culture, you can check out the shopping and theater scene.

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South of Market

From baseball games to top-notch art exhibits, find endless entertainment in one of San Francisco’s fastest-growing neighborhoods.

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North Beach

Better known as Little Italy, this neighborhood was once a hotspot for counterculture and features an array of bars, jazz clubs, galleries and cafés.

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Romantic Hotels and Accommodations in San Francisco


If you and your partner need some romantic time away, we've got just the ticket. Couples choose San Francisco for its popular theater scene and scenic landscape. If you're a pair that loves cultural attractions, you might check out Louise Davies Symphony Hall, Alcove Theater, or American Conservatory Theater.


Whether you and your partner are just looking for a change of scenery or you'd like to be pampered with luxurious amenities and fine dining, you can take your pick of 242 lodging options in San Francisco for the ideal romantic vacation.


Expedia travelers select these hotels and other accommodations for their romantic atmosphere and amenities:

Argonaut Hotel - a Noble House Hotel: This 4.5-star hotel offers a restaurant, a bar, and wedding services. Our guests appreciate its central location and proximity to shopping.

Oceano Hotel and Spa: This 4-star hotel offers massages, a marina, and a restaurant. Our guests appreciate its comfortable rooms.

Pullman San Francisco Bay: 4-star hotel featuring an alfresco restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar. Customers give good reviews for its prime location and overall value.


When is the Best Time to Visit San Francisco?


Weather can be a major factor for your holiday, so we've gathered seasonal rainfall and temperature stats to help you plan your vacation:


  • Hottest months: September, October, August, and July, with an average temperature of 69°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 46°F
  • Driest months: July, May, October, and April, with an average rainfall of 0.81 inches
  • Rainiest months: December, January, February, and March, with an average rainfall of 4.19 inches

Sightseeing in and Around San Francisco


There's nothing better than seeing a new place with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all there is to see and do in San Francisco. If you're hoping to experience some of the local culture, you'll love San Francisco for its top museums, popular theater scene, and stunning architecture. A visit to Lombard Street, Pier 39, or Palace of Fine Arts might be just the ticket when you're checking out the sights.


Expedia travelers also like San Francisco for its:
  • Monuments
  • Tours
  • Shopping

Getting Around San Francisco


Make your way to San Francisco with a flight to Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is the closest major airport located 11.8 mi (19.1 km) from the city center. Walk to nearby metro stations like Powell St. Station, Montgomery St. Station, and Civic Center Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from San Francisco 4th and King Station, San Francisco 22nd Street Station, or San Francisco Bayshore Station.