Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco

2 New Montgomery Street, San Francisco, California 94105 USA
+1 415-512-1111

Area & Activities

Immerse yourself in authentic San Francisco

San Francisco is a city that celebrates diversity in its people as well as its neighborhoods. Each and every corner of the city is unique, and locals are eager to make visitors feel at home. Aside from its welcoming nature, San Francisco is also the center of innovation and progress. From music to food and technology, what happens in San Francisco goes on to change the world.

Located on the corner of Market and New Montgomery, the Palace Hotel is perfectly positioned for the Global Explorer’s convenience, offering access to the very best of the Bay Area. Explore timeless attractions, including the Golden Gate Bridge, Ferry Building at the Embarcadero, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), Moscone Center and the War Memorial Opera House.

For a curated experience, visit our Concierge for local insider tips and unique recommendations on the best things to do in San Francisco. Ask them about spots such as the Filbert steps by Coit Tower to enjoy unsurpassed views of the San Francisco Bay and the Golden Gate Bridge, along with the Flower Conservatory and De Young Museum. For a genuine Northern California experience, add a visit to spectacular Napa and Sonoma Valleys to your itinerary. Our hotel team is happy to take care of all arrangements.

Porte Cochere With Lights

Hotel Activity Highlights

Shops At The Palace

The Palace Collection Boutique

The Palace Collection

Experience a curated assortment of indigenous San Francisco gifts, logo items and delectable treats.

Flatiron Wine and Spirits

With a focus on small producers, families and artisans that reflect the finest winemaking terroirs and traditions, Flatiron Wine & Spirits offers an exceptional selection of wines and spirits from the world’s greatest regions and producers.

Ghirardelli® Ice Cream and Chocolate Shop

The perfect destination to experience decadent chocolate & World Famous Hot Fudge Sundaes topped with freshly homemade hot fudge. While at Ghirardelli, you can also indulge in unforgettable fountain treats including shakes, floats, malts and other delectable creations.

Moleskine Store

The first West Coast location of the iconic Italian notebook. Moleskine features planners, diaries, sketchbooks, albums, bags, reading glasses, pens, pencils, cases for digital devices, booklights and reading stands.

The Rafael’s | For the Fine Art of Fashion

Known as “a gallery of wearable art,” this high-end women’s fashion store features unique collections from 50 artists from 7 countries around the world. Clothing, jewelry, purses and other accessories can be found at this one-of-a-kind local store.


This modern and petite store carries an assortment of “selective eyewear elements,” but you won’t find mainstream brands here. SEE sells their own line of sunglasses and prescription eyewear with a fresh, modern flare on every frame.

Family and children's activities

0.5 km


Phone: +1 415-369-6000

This modern, four-story shopping mall features big box shops, a range of ethnic fare and a 16-screen cinema.

0.5 km

AMC Metreon 16

Phone: +1 415-369-6207

This cinema features spacious rocking seats as well as luxury recliners, innovative menus and a range of blockbuster films in IMAX< Dolby Cinema and more.

0.6 km

Century Theatres

Phone: +1 415-538-8422

This theater offers stadium seats and a self-service ticket kiosk, plus 9 screens showing the latest films.

0.5 km

SPiN San Francisco

Phone: +1 415-636-5995

This venue is an expansive Ping-Pong place that also serves upscale American comfort food.

Farmers Market

Local Area Attractions & Activities

Golden Gate Bridge

Whether you admire the towering structure from a bayside vantage point or brave the elements and walk or bike the 1.7-mile span of the bridge, you'll be treated to spectacular views of this world-recognized San Francisco attraction.

Explore the City

The Palace Hotel is conveniently located near the top things to do in San Francisco. Just minutes away from our lobby you’ll find such iconic San Francisco attractions as Union Square, the Embarcadero Ferry Building, Chinatown, cable cars, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and much more!

Oracle Park

Visit Oracle Park, the sports venue made famous by its beautiful bayside location where home run balls can fly out of the park and into the San Francisco Bay. In addition to its roster of exciting Major League Baseball games, Oracle Park is the premier San Francisco venue for major concerts and special events.

Alcatraz Island

Famous for its high-security federal penitentiary, is one of the top things to do in San Francisco. Tours of the prison are offered through the National Parks Service, while the outdoor area offers great viewing opportunities for bird watchers and nature lovers.

Iconic Streetcars

Experience a thrilling ride aboard a San Francisco Cable Car or Street Car. Cable Cars offer a nostalgic glimpse of San Francisco. Enjoy the international collection of Street Cars that pass in front of the Palace Hotel. These colorful Street Cars from around the world transport you along Market Street.

Bay Bridge

Local attractions

Coit Tower

1 Telegraph Hill Blvd

2.9 km N from hotel

Ferry Building Marketplace

One Ferry Building

1.0 km E from hotel

Fisherman's Wharf

Fisherman's Wharf

2.9 km N from hotel

Alcatraz Island Tour

Pier 33,Sansome Street and Bay Street on The Embarcadero

3.2 km N from hotel

Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

200 Larkin St

2.1 km NW from hotel

California Academy of Science

55 Music Concourse Dr

8.0 km W from hotel

China Town

Grant Street at Busch

0.6 km N from hotel

Embarcadero Center

Sacramento Street between Battery and Drumm

1.0 km NE from hotel


Pier 15,The Embarcadero

1.8 km NE from hotel

Golden Gate Bridge

8.4 km NW from hotel

Golden Gate Park

6.4 km W from hotel

Lombard Street

Lombard Street between Jones Street and Hyde Street

3.9 km N from hotel

Moscone Convention Center

747 Howard Street

0.3 km S from hotel

Oakland Coliseum and Arena

7000 Coliseum Way

25.7 km E from hotel

Union Square

333 Post St

0.6 km NW from hotel

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

151 3rd St

0.3 km NW from hotel

Yerba Buena Gardens

750 Howard St

0.6 km S from hotel

Aquarium of the Bay

PIER 39 The Embarcadero & Beach St

2.6 km N from hotel

American Conservatory Theater

30 Grant Ave

0.5 km W from hotel

Oracle Park

24 Willie Mays Plaza

1.6 km S from hotel

Fitness nearby

3.9 km

Mission Cliffs

  • Cardiovascular Equipment
  • Fitness services: Rock Climbing

Spa nearby

0.8 km from hotel

Burke Williams Spa

Our San Francisco spa pays homage to the grand city of Paris with its striking black and white décor and “Parisienne Fantasy” theme. Artwork throughout evokes your last trip to the City of Lights.

Hours: Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu, Fri,Sat,Sun: 08:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Appointment is required

Phone:+1 415-694-7980

Services, treatments and amenities

  • Body scrub
  • Body wrap
  • Couple's Massage
  • Facials
  • Manicures/pedicures
  • Massages
  • Men's services
  • Waxing
0.8 km from hotel

The way you feel is about to change. Indulge in the latest products and services at our day spa, which specializes in facials, skin and nail treatments, waxing, massage and more.

Hours: Mon-Sun: 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Appointment is required

Phone:+1 415-977-5102

Services, treatments and amenities

  • Facials
  • Makeup Services
  • Manicures/pedicures
  • Massages
  • Men's services

Local sightseeing

Discounted Tours and Activities for Palace Hotel Guests

Muir Woods, Wine Country, Moterery, Carmel & more

Tower Tours

Phone: +1 415-345-8687

More activities

Bowling (1.8 km) Hiking (2.4 km) Horseback riding (17.7 km) Jogging/fitness trail (2.4 km)
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