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!

Tips for First-Time Visitor to a San Francisco Hotel

First-time guests at Hotel Union Square are thrilled with the number of nearby San Francisco Attractions and Things to Do.

October 20, 2017
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Cindy L. Smith
First-time visitors to San Francisco may be overwhelmed with the sheer number of Things to Do and San Francisco Attractions. Here are some tips to help you navigate your very first stay in our lovely City...Read more >

5 Top San Francisco Food Trucks

Try some of these top roaming restaurants near our San Francisco Hotel.

October 18, 2017
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Cindy L. Smith
It’s true that San Francisco is home to dozens of fabulous Restaurants, but some visitors find the best food truck fare to be quite impressive as well...Read more >

San Francisco Attractions: Here Come the Sea Lions!

The sea lions’ arrival is a big deal for locals and guests at our San Francisco Hotel.

October 4, 2017
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Cindy L. Smith
Of the many San Francisco Activities available near Hotel Union Square, visiting the sea lions at Pier 39 is always a popular choice...Read more >

Reasons to Attend the San Francisco Ballet

The San Francisco Ballet delights both locals and guests at our San Francisco Hotel.

September 13, 2017
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Cindy L. Smith
Attending the local ballet is a popular San Francisco Thing to Do. Of course, loving the ballet is reason enough for most to attend, but if you need additional reasons, here are a few why the San Francisco Ballet needs to be on your can’t-miss list during a stay at Hotel Union Square...Read more >