Hotel Union Square Blog

New Blog posts are added regularly to help you make the most of your visit to San Francisco!

Whether you're coming for a short visit or an extended stay, our blog provides useful information about dining, shopping, attractions, and more. Browse articles about nearby restaurants, shopping, and events. 

Check back often as you plan your visit to our vibrant city as new posts are added often. The staff at Hotel Union Square is here to help you make the most of your visit and to ensure that you have everything you need during your stay. Look through our blog, but also feel free ask our helpful staff for additional tips about shopping, dining, and the most popular things to do in San Francisco!

Groovy Man! Explore Haight-Ashbury

It’s been 51 years since the Summer of Love – see what Haight-Ashbury is like today!

May 2, 2018
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Cindy L. Smith
Whether you are coming to re-visit Haight-Ashbury armed with memories of the Summer of Love, or you weren’t yet alive when it occurred, a visit to Haight-Ashbury provides a look into this iconic part of the city’s history...Read more >

California Academy of Sciences: Guests at Our San Francisco Hotel Enjoy 20% Admission

Visit several attractions in one at one of the largest natural history museums in the world.

April 24, 2018
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Cindy L. Smith
Hotel Union Square offers many impressive amenities to our guests including 20% off the price of admission to the California Academy of Sciences – a popular attraction in San Francisco...Read more >

Play Ball! See a Giants Game During Your Spring Visit to San Francisco

Enjoy a game at AT&T Park, which was named the most beautiful park in professional baseball.

April 18, 2018
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Cindy L. Smith
It’s that time of year again when baseball fans come from far and wide to enjoy a Giants game at AT&T Park. Their last World Series win was in 2014, and fans are hoping that this will be the year that they will repeat that success...Read more >

You’ll Find Beautiful Beaches Near Our San Francisco Hotel

Swimming, surfing, and playing fetch with your dog a few activities to enjoy at nearby San Francisco beaches.

March 23, 2018
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Cindy L. Smith
Guests at our San Francisco hotel will find that they are within a short distance of the many beautiful beaches that provide the opportunity to surf, swim, or do nothing at all except stick your toes in the sand...Read more >

Enjoy the View from These 5 Popular San Francisco Hiking Spots

You’ll find hiking trails for all skill levels near Hotel Union Square.

March 12, 2018
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Cindy L. Smith
Looking for San Francisco activities to enjoy during your stay at Hotel Union Square? Consider taking advantage of the beautiful Bay Area weather and doing some hiking on one of the trails near our Hotel...Read more >

Thoughtful Amenities Make Hotel Union Square Feel Like Home

Choose Hotel Union Square and enjoy beautiful guest rooms and a host of amenities.

February 22, 2018
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Cindy L. Smith
Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, comfort is key. While nothing can truly take the place of home, the management at Hotel Union Square tries to make you as comfortable as possible when you’re a guest in our San Francisco Hotel...Read more >