San Francisco Travel Blog

Visit our San Francisco Travel Blog for interesting and informative articles on all there is to do, see and experience during your next visit to San Francisco!

Whether you're coming for a short visit or an extended stay, our San Francisco Travel Blog provides you with useful information about dining, shopping, attractions, and the best 'Things to do in San Francisco!' 

Our San Francisco Hotel is located in the heart of Union Square and close to all there is to do, see and experience in beautiful San Francisco. 

Our San Francisco Travel Blog is here to give you all the best advise, insight and recommendations for upcoming events, travel tips, 'San Francisco Things to Do' and more.

Also, 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.

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Travel under the Golden Gate Bridge, and view top landmarks like Alcatraz and Coit Tower.

December 28, 2017
| By
Jana Free

San Francisco is beautiful from anywhere you look. But, get a glimpse of the city from one of the many San Francisco Bay Cruises and you’re in for a real treat. In a boat on the bay, you can soak up the magnificence of the skyline from a magical vantage point.

Coit Tower, the Transamerica Pyramid,...

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Enjoy additional value at our ideally-located San Francisco Hotel.

December 12, 2017
| By
Cindy L. Smith
Hotel Union Square’s ideal location, thoughtful amenities, and beautiful guest rooms and suites make us a popular choice with both business and leisure guests. As you plan your stay, take a few minutes to browse our current list of special offers...Read more >

Guests at our San Francisco Hotel can get into the holiday spirit with these Events in San Francisco.

November 7, 2017
| By
Cindy L. Smith
Guests at our San Francisco Hotel will find that there are many holiday Events in San Francisco that take place near Hotel Union Square. ..Read more >

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

October 20, 2017
| By
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 >

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

October 18, 2017
| By
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 >

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

October 4, 2017
| By
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 >