If you are in need of some much-needed rest and relaxation, there’s no other place to bring your weary soul than to San Francisco. The city is home to many luxurious hotels that are perfect for a staycation. Whether you want a rejuvenating spa retreat or just a peaceful weekend away from the daily grind, the city has something for you.
Here’s a list of the most luxurious hotels in San Francisco.
1075 California Street
Huntington Hotel combines the opulence of Singapore Straits Chinese (Peranakan) heritage and San Francisco’s modern city vibe. The mix of contemporary amenities and the classic setting makes for a truly surreal experience. One of the hotel’s main draw is its incredible location in the upscale Nob Hill neighborhood.
The rooms and suites are spacious and comfortable with beds covered in the finest linens. Relaxing here is easy as their premium bathrooms are installed with luxurious soaking tubs.
You do not have to go far for an exceptional meal when staying at Huntington Hotel. The Big 4 offers seasonal cuisine made from locally-sourced ingredients. This restaurant has a classic elegance, thanks to the 19th-century memorabilia and photographs used as decor. Meanwhile, you can sip hand-crafted cocktails by the bar and unwind as you listen to live piano performances.
Hotel Kabuki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel
1625 Post Street
Hotel Kabuki is a luxury boutique hotel in Japantown that is conveniently located near dining, shopping, and entertainment destinations. If you are new in town and want to experience the city, this hotel is just a stone’s throw away from Union Square, the Golden Gate Bridge, and the famous Lombard Street.
Entering the lobby immediately puts you in a Zen vibe as the area is decked in an eclectic design consisting of potted plants, succulents, and geometric can-back chairs. Meanwhile, the rooms feature exciting amenities like expansive walk-in showers and Jonathan Adler toiletries. Balcony rooms and expansive loft suites offer incredible views of the city.
Other amenities include a 4,000-square-foot gym with a yoga studio, several 3-foot Japanese-style tubs, and an authentic wood sauna.
Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
2 New Montgomery Street
When discussing luxury hotels in San Francisco, one shouldn’t miss the Palace Hotel. This iconic establishment was the city’s first luxury hotel and the largest of its kind in the world.
The hotel offers exquisitely designed rooms that were updated quite recently in 2015. The Palace offers amenities including three restaurants, two lounges, a health club, professional concierge assistance, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and more. If you want to feel like royalty, then this is the place to go.
Fairmont San Francisco
950 Mason Street
Found at Nob Hill, Fairmont San Francisco is world-renowned and is considered to be one of the most luxurious hotels in the city. The simple yet elegant design of the hotel evokes a quiet sophistication. Amenities here include beautiful views of the bay, an ultramodern wellness spa, and the Tonga Room & Hurricane, the best place to get dinner and drinks.
Fairmont San Francisco has over 600 guest rooms which are all beautifully furnished and equipped with Frette bed linens. You can expect a truly unforgettable experience during your stay here.
The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco
600 Stockton Street
The Ritz-Carlton in San Francisco is synonymous with luxury, offering incredible amenities like butler service, complimentary house car service, a wine tasting lounge, and more.
The recent renovation has helped it not only to catch up with the times but also to exceed expectations. The rooms and suites blend technology and couture design for the perfect luxury experience. The color scheme is a soothing white, blue, and gray mix to maximize tranquility and promote relaxation.
The St. Regis San Francisco
125 Third Street
The St. Regis San Francisco embodies the grace, sophistication, and culture of the city it resides in. When you stay here, you will be close to some of the most exciting galleries, shopping, and dining spots in the city.
This luxury hotel is known for its extraordinary hospitality, top-billed by its signature St Regis Butler service. This has been the most notable hallmark of the St. Regis experience for over a century. Guests who have suite accommodations will have exclusive access to the St. Regis Butlers, as well as the luxury car service.
The Golden City offers world-class accommodations, as well as upscale dining and shopping destinations. Live the high-end lifestyle in San Francisco. Learn more about what this city has in store and your real estate options in area by calling Nina Hatvany and her team of expert luxury realtors at 415.710.6462. You can also send an email to nina(at)ninahatvany(dotted)com.