Staying in a hotel near Union Square needn’t cost you the earth, though it is a great experience to stay in a hotel on Union Square itself. One of San Francisco’s most emblematic landmarks, Union Square is a famous and very popular Downtown attraction. Hotels near the square have a reputation to maintain, so you can enjoy some great service and an impressive range of facilities at these properties. Choose from the Kensington Park Hotel, Handlery Union Square Hotel or Inn At Union Square to enjoy fabulous three-star quality.
From here you can easily enjoy the attractions of Union Square. Shopaholics can indulge at Saks Fifth Avenue and the designer shops such as Gucci and Louis Vuitton. After this exertion you can relax at the Clock Bar or Gold Dust Lounge.
Four star hotels near Union Square include the Grand Hyatt Hotel San Francisco Union Square, the Taj Campton Place Hotel, and of course Union Square’s first hotel, The Westin St. Francis on Union Square Hotel. Relatively cheap hotels near Union Square are also possible to find: Hotel Stratford, a C-Two Hotel, is a two-star hotel located just off Union Square.
There’s more than just the famous square to this area. San Francisco’s Theater District overlaps with Union Square, Downtown and Ternderloin, and numerous theatres can be found in the local vicinity. There is also a large number of art galleries and exhibition spaces near Union Square, so you have plenty to browse and, if you’re feeling flush enough, buy. South of Market, Yerba Buena Gardens are a short walk away from Union Square. Here you’ll find a number of museums and entertainment options.