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Nestled between San Francisco's most bustling areas is the Plus Americania, with The Castro on one side and SoMa on the other, you'll be surrounded by nightlife, restaurants, and Powerhouse gay cruise club on Folsom Street. Bright, contemporary guest rooms blend a retro, mid-century design with playful bursts of colour. The hotel has a fabulous rooftop pool with amazing views over the city skyline from the SoMa district.
Located near San Francisco's famous Union Square, Hotel Zelos is a great choice for gay travelers and couples, being a stone's throw away from SoMa, noted for its gay club scene. The hotel is only a 25 minute walk from San Fran fav The Stud! Zelos boasts sleek interiors, friendly staff and trendy rooms with modern comforts. Breakfast is available each morning and can be delivered to your room. Some of the best shopping areas are at your doorstep on the high streets of Market St, and you can easily get on the metro (muni) to get to other parts of the city.
Located in Union Square, Hotel Abri is great for gay travelers and gay couples who love to shop, with leading department stores, boutique shops and cafes all around. Market St is particularly good for shopping. Gay bars in the Castro are within easy reach. The cable cars are also nearby, as is the port if you're planning to take a ferry to Alcatraz. This historical hotel combines old-school charm with modern amenities. Free WiFi throughout.
Comfort Inn by The Bay
The popular Comfort Inn has a great oceanfront location, with spectacular views of the Golden Gate Bridge, just 3 blocks from the famous zigzag Lombard Street, and also close to a cable car station. The famous gay scene in the Castro District is a short bus or cable ride away. The famous Fisherman's Wharf and the Alcatraz ferries are within a mile away. Here, you'll find the basics done to a high standard and good prices in an otherwise expensive city. There's free WiFi and coffee, too.
San Francisco Marriott Union Square
A popular choice with gay guests. The well-reviewed Marriott hotel is located in downtown San Francisco, just one block away from Union Square. Guest rooms are smartly designed, many offer great view of the city. Breakfast is available (extra charge). There's a gym onsite so you can work out before heading to the gay bars in The Castro. The Market Street & 4th Street cable car stop and metro station are a short walk away, making it easy to get around the city.
San Francisco Proper Hotel
Proper Hotel offers stylish rooms in San Francisco city centre, just 1-minute walk from the Civic Center BART Station, and the trendy dining and shopping area in SoMa. Housed in a unique historic building, guest rooms feature free are tailored to fit the demands of modern travel. With bed's that promise a Proper night's sleep, the finest baths and walk-in showers and postcard views, the Proper hotel is a perfect stay for your time in San Francisco. The hotel has its own restaurant & bar, although Midnight Sun and SF Eagle gay bar are nearby. The Proper's stylish design and great location make it a popular choice with gay travelers.
Hampton Inn San Francisco
Conveniently located in downtown San Francisco, the Hampton Inn offers great-value rooms with amenities such as a gym, a rooftop terrace and a stellar hotel breakfast. Each modern, comfortable guest room has a private bathroom, cable TV, refrigerator, seating area. Some rooms offer city views from the SoMa district. Excellent breakfast is included. Union Square and public transport links are an easy walk away. Gay scene-wise, The Stud and Powerhouse gay club can be reached in just 10 minutes. The Theatre District and Westfield Shopping Centre are also nearby.
Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco
The San Francisco arm of the upscale hotel brand. The Four Seasons SF is as luxurious as all of its sisters. With its very central location, you're close to everything, including The Castro and Folsom St. - ideal for gay travelers.The interiors were designed with the city in mind, with soothing grey and pops of gold, paying homage to San Fran's infamous fogs and rich history.The hotel has a private health club, Equinox, where you can enjoy personal massages and spa treatments.
This chic boutique hotel near Union Square combines polished luxury with a quirky twist. The rooms are like nothing you've ever seen, with pops of classic references in a modern setting - a great representation of the Bay Area.Zeppelin's location is convenient for gay travelers, as The Castro gay district - is within 10 minutes away. OMG dance club is even closer.Onsite, there's an arcade room for those wishing to let out their inner child, and a light and airy gym for those wishing to let out their inner beast.
A perfect 'urban retreat' in San Francisco for gay travelers. The 5-star Ritz Carlton SF is located in the heart of SoMa district, close to Union Square shopping areas and The Castro gay bars. Marvel at the incredibly grand interiors, chandeliers, fireplaces and 1,000 thread counts - Oh my! The hotel hosts the country’s first 'Spa L’Occitane', featuring tailored treatments for Bay Area residents like their 'Tech Tension Relief' designed for the wear and tear that befalls Silicon Valley workers.
The St Regis San Francisco
Looking for luxury? then look no further because the St. Regis SF will treat you like kings and queens. This innovative high-rise hotel sits in the centre of South of Market, close to shops, tourist hotspots and a 15 minute drive from The Castro and in SoMa, two gay districts of San Francisco. The St Regis features an Olympic-sized saltwater pool, multi-level Remède Spa, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room. But you may also want to check out the local gay saunas in the area.
Loews Regency San Francisco
Loews Regency San Francisco is a luxury 5-star hotel is conveniently located in South of Market area - ideal for sightseeing, shopping and exploring the San Franciscan coast. The hotels central location make this a perfect stay for those interested in attractions such as Fisherman's Wharf, Union Square and the Ferry Building. All are within easy reach of the hotel. Loews Regency offers spectacular views of the San Francisco Bay and city. Luxurious spacious guest rooms provide great views of the Golden Gate Bridge and marbled bathrooms. Guests are welcome to unwind with a drink in the lounge bar or relax in the spa. The hotel's restaurant offers Californian style dishes for you to enjoy and a wide choice of dining options can be found nearby.
Beck's Motor Lodge
Beck's Motor Lodge offers great-value rooms in the vibrant Castro District, San Francisco's centre of gay culture and nightlife. Q Bar, The Cafe and other gay bars are all within walking distance. Guests rooms are modern and comfortable, each with a small fridge, cable TV, private bathroom. The rooms offer views over the tree-lined Castro Street or a sun-soaked courtyard. Fisherman's Wharf, Union Square and other famous landmarks are easily accessible via the nearby cable car lines.
Twin Peaks Hotel
Budget hotel in The Castro gay district. The 2-star Twin Peaks Hotel is located just a short walk to Q Bar, Oasis, The Cafe, restaurants other gay venues in the area. Guest rooms are simply furnished, non-smoking and include a flat screen TV, free WiFi, private or shared bathroom. There's a 24-hour reception and daily housekeeping. Great value for money and close to all the action.
Hotel Zephyr is a gay-friendly hotel located in the heart of the Fisherman's Wharf neighbourhood of San Francisco. The hotel is 'ship-yard chic' in its design and uses recycled cargo containers and upcycled nautical goods in its design to perfectly fit into its surroundings, with breathtaking views of the bay area, Pier 39 and Golden Gate bridge in its nearby location. The hotel is also within easy access of transport to other neighbourhoods of the city. Rooms all give the feel of staying in the Captains Suite and come in deluxe and premium options with bay, waterfront or city views. Amenities include a 50" HDTV, free wifi, power chargers, safe, coffee and tea maker, mini fridge, iron and are pet-friendly. All guests also have complimentary access to the on site fitness centre. Hotel Zephyr also has a meeting space/events gallery facility. Zephyr Walk near the Hotel has a variety of food options for meals during your stay such as Starbucks, I-Hop and a variety of quick serve or sit down restaurants as well as a variety of shops. Hotel Zephyr also has unique outdoor and indoor games facilities to enjoy, including giant connect 4, shuffle board, ping pong, firepits, pool tables and San Francisco's largest periscope to take a closer look across the bay! Please check out the official hotel website for further enquiries and booking information.
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