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!

Attractions

Art in our city is flourishing and you’ll find evidence of its vitality at many San Francisco art galleries near Hotel Union Square...

July 6, 2018
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Jana Free

San Francisco’s art scene received a boost in interest and has become stronger since the San Francisco Museum of Art revealed its grand remodel. Today, art in our city is flourishing and you’ll find evidence of its vitality at many San Francisco art galleries near Hotel Union Square. Head to these g...

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Activities

From beaches and maritime parks to museums and science centers, there are plenty of Kid-Friendly San Francisco Activities to enjoy near Hotel Union Square.

June 21, 2018
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Jana Free
Families with children find a wealth of San Francisco Things to Do, many just moments from our San Francisco Hotel...Read more >
Attractions

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 >
Attractions

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 >
Activities

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 >
Activities

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 >