Area & Activities

Experience the rich, colorful allure of the city at The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square. Nestled in the heart of the action in Nob Hill, this spectacular hotel has long served as the hub of social, theatrical, and business life since opening in 1904. Escape to a vibrant destination that is modern with “with a proud past”. This is a celebrated oasis of living history and legend, where, just beyond our front door, cable cars pull to a convenient stop – waiting to take you to the nearby Theatre District, upscale shopping, dozens of superb restaurants, world-class galleries and the famed San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. From Fisherman's Wharf to Nob Hill, our hotel offers easy access to a wealth of local treasures.


Discover San Francisco

A visit to San Francisco offers endless opportunities for exploration.

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Explore from Our San Francisco Hotel

The Embarcadero

Tour the sights of the Embarcadero, including the 1898 Ferry Building, or take the ferry to Alcatraz.

Restaurants and Boutiques

Sample the restaurants and browse the boutiques of San Francisco's vibrant Chinatown, near our hotel.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Experience the modern and contemporary art exhibits at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Family and children's activities

2.4 km


Phone: +1 415-528-4444

Delve into the world of science and art at the Exploratorium.

0.3 km

San Francisco Cable Car

Phone: +1 800-531-7357

Hop on for a ride around the city in the iconic cable car.

2.6 km

Pier 39

Phone: +1 415-705-5500

From an arcade to shops and restaurants, Pier 39 has it all!

8.0 km

Golden Gate Bridge

Phone: +1 415-921-5858

Take a trip to see this iconic landmark.

Local attractions

Aquarium of the Bay

2 Beach Street

3.5 km from hotel

Yerba Buena Gardens

750 Howard St

1.0 km from hotel

Golden Gate Bridge

8.0 km from hotel

Lombard Street

2.3 km from hotel

Moscone Center

747 Howard Street

1.0 km from hotel

Museum of Modern Art

151 Third Street

0.8 km from hotel

Crissy Field

1199 E Beach

6.8 km from hotel

American Conservatory Theater

415 Geary St

0.8 km from hotel

Belden Place

0.8 km from hotel

Alcatraz Island

2.7 km from hotel

Cable Cars

1598 US-101

0.2 km from hotel

Fisherman's Wharf

2.6 km from hotel

Westfield San Francisco Centre

865 Market St

0.5 km from hotel

Davies Symphony Hall

201 Van Ness Ave

1.8 km from hotel


0.8 km from hotel


2.4 km from hotel

The Presidio Trails

Lover's Ln

6.3 km from hotel

Asian Art Museum

200 Larkin St

1.6 km from hotel

Oracle Park

24 Willie Mays Plaza

2.9 km from hotel

Swimming nearby

11.1 km

Ocean Beach

8.7 km

Baker Beach

8.4 km

Marshall's Beach

Local sightseeing

2 Day Hop On Hop Off San Francisco Tour

Fishermans Wharf, Golden Gate Park, City Hall

Sightseeing San Francisco

Phone: +1 415-866-4893

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