The Mission District is San Francisco's oldest area, named for the original lands surrounding the Mission San Francisco de Asis, founded in 1776. Today the area is home to a bustling arts scene as well as the hub of San Francisco's Latino culture. Visitors who wish to stay in the best accommodations of San Francisco's Mission Street, the main thoroughfare through the Mission District area, will find more than a few hotels with a variety of amenities to suit their needs.
The Hotel Vitale is a luxury hotel on Mission Street. Guests at this waterfront hotel can stay in suites with private terraces. San Francisco Bay and the Bay Bridge are visible from these terraces. Corner suites with soaking tubs and panoramic views are also available here. Travelers who want to travel around the San Francisco area will appreciate the hotel's complimentary car service. Guests can order room service or eat in the hotel's Italian restaurant. The hotel is directly across from the shops and restaurants in the Ferry Building.
The Hotel Griffon is a boutique hotel on the waterfront. The suites here have private outdoor space and views of the bay. Business travelers may want to use the complimentary car service available to travel within the city's financial district. These travelers will also appreciate the hotel's business center and complimentary wireless Internet. Guests can enjoy steak at Perry's on the Embarcadero. This restaurant at the hotel offers indoor and outdoor seating. It is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The Hotel Griffon is within walking distance of the Ferry Building. Shops at the Embarcadero Center are less than half a mile away, and the designer shops in Union Square are approximately a mile from the hotel. The hotel is less than half a mile from the Embarcadero Bay Area Rapid Transit station. The Exploratorium is also just a few minutes from the hotel. Visitors can enjoy interactive exhibits at this science museum. Additionally, The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art is a few blocks from the hotel for art-loving travelers.
Harbor Court Hotel
The Harbor Court Hotel is within walking distance of the Embarcadero and the Ferry Building. Hotel guests can walk to AT&T Park to see the San Francisco Giants play baseball. Rooms with views of the bay and the Bay Bridge are available here. Guests who stay in the penthouse suites can enjoy this view through floor-to-ceiling windows. The hotel hosts a wine hour every evening. Guests can eat at Ozumo, a Japanese restaurant next door to the hotel offering fresh seafood in an elegant setting.
The Hyatt Regency is one block away from Mission Street. This waterfront hotel is approximately two blocks from the Embarcadero Center. Guests can stay in rooms with balconies that have panoramic views of the bay or the city. Access to the Regency Club Lounge is available for guests who stay in Regency Club rooms. Balcony suites have 30-foot balconies and floor-to-ceiling windows. Other amenities of these suites include spa tubs and large work areas. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served at the hotel's Eclipse Restaurant. The San Francisco Playhouse is less than a mile from the hotel, and the San Francisco Opera is approximately two miles away.