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Family friendly Hotels in San Francisco, California

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Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
5 out of 5
2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA
The price is P8,858 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,501 reviews)

"I had the place almost all to myself right before the Palace's tragic COVID shutdown. It was a bittersweet experience. The staff was incredibly helpful."…"

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
Bay Landing San Francisco Airport Hotel
3 out of 5
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The price is P3,919 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,715 reviews)

"Great location ner airport. Large comfortable rooms."…"

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2020

Bay Landing San Francisco Airport Hotel
Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fisherman's Wharf
The price is P12,646 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,552 reviews)

"Room not cared for on the first day. Left room around 1PM and saw housekeeper and spoke to her;room never cleaned and bed not made."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fisherman's Wharf
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
The price is P7,108 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (2,609 reviews)

"Beautiful place and loved the customer services! I would recommend to family and friends. Con: parking is terrible around there"…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Hyatt Regency San Francisco
San Francisco Marriott Marquis
4 out of 5
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The price is P8,363 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (6,085 reviews)

"Clean and spacious room. Newly remodeled. Staff was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

San Francisco Marriott Marquis
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Francisco Airport North
3.5 out of 5
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The price is P4,585 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,424 reviews)

"nice property and good value. perhaps due to the pandemic, mid-stay cleaning was subpar."…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Francisco Airport North
Americas Best Value Inn & Suites SFO Airport N
2 out of 5
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The price is P3,155 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"I really enjoyed the privacy they gave me during my stay"…"

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn & Suites SFO Airport N
Handlery Union Square Hotel
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4.2/5Very Good! (1,924 reviews)

"The staff were wonderful. Having the restaurant off the lobby was so convenient after a long day in the traffic, and the food was good!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Handlery Union Square Hotel
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
3.5 out of 5
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The price is P6,829 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,249 reviews)

"Room was quite, clean and perfect temperature. My only criticism is they do not Ofer black out curtains in the room."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
Parc 55 San Francisco - A Hilton Hotel
4.1/5Very Good! (1,530 reviews)

"We arrived before check in and were able to check all of our bags while we walked around downtown. Every person that we came into contact with at this hotel were so nice. It made for a pleasant stay. The room was clean and the view was amazing."…"

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Parc 55 San Francisco - A Hilton Hotel
Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf
4 out of 5
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The price is P6,879 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,440 reviews)

"Great location nearby piers and tours. Staff was excellent."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf
Embassy Suites by Hilton San Francisco Airport Waterfront
3.5 out of 5
150 Anza Blvd, Burlingame, CA
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The price is P6,878 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,003 reviews)

"Always friendly staff. Room is clean and comfortable. We had a room with a bay view and the view is beautiful, especially at night."…"

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton San Francisco Airport Waterfront
Hotel Zephyr San Francisco
4 out of 5
250 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA
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4/5Very Good! (3,274 reviews)
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"Ronald welcomed us to the hotel. He was very kind and helpful. He went above and beyond to make our stay enjoyable. Exceptional service. Games near the lobby were fun. Cool chairs to sit in if you enjoy reading. Our room had a magnetic dartboard! Bayview room highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Hotel Zephyr San Francisco
Hilton San Francisco Union Square
4 out of 5
333 O'Farrell St., San Francisco, CA
The price is P7,868 per night
4/5Very Good! (2,430 reviews)

"excellent! I will stay at this hotel every time I visit San Francisco"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Holiday Inn San Francisco-Fisherman's Wharf
4/5Very Good! (1,517 reviews)

"The staff are very pleasant and helpful. Early check in and late check out was just a call away. Hotel was really close to the town you can walk around everywhere."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Holiday Inn San Francisco-Fisherman's Wharf
Larkspur Landing South San Francisco - An All-Suite Hotel
3 out of 5
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The price is P4,315 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,059 reviews)

"Very clean quiet and full kitchen for a good price."…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020

Larkspur Landing South San Francisco - An All-Suite Hotel
Homewood Suites by Hilton San Francisco Airport North
3 out of 5
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The price is P4,652 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"Like that’s it’s by the water nice place too go and walk"…"

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton San Francisco Airport North
Embassy Suites San Francisco Airport - South San Francisco
The price is P6,631 per night
3.3/5 (1,407 reviews)

"Only thing i did not like was the bed, we have stay in Embassy suite all over the United States and the bed was uncomfortable. I give it between 1-10 = 4.5."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Embassy Suites San Francisco Airport - South San Francisco
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Where Should We Stay in San Francisco?

The destination of San Francisco is a great choice if you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids. The interesting architecture, art scene, and notable monuments are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Arrange a flight into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is located 11.8 mi (19.1 km) from the city center. San Francisco offers 367 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where to stay.

Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:

Hotel Zephyr: Offers free WiFi, an arcade, and in-room refrigerators. This hotel is rated 3.5 stars.

Embassy Suites San Francisco Airport - South San Francisco - Features an indoor pool, a restaurant, and free cooked-to-order breakfast. The overall comfort and central location make this 3.5-star hotel popular with guests.

Bay Landing San Francisco Airport Hotel - Offers free parking, free breakfast, and laundry facilities. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 3-star hotel.

Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-San Francisco Airport North - Features free parking, free breakfast, and free WiFi. This 2-star hotel is popular with guests for its quiet location.

When Should We Visit San Francisco?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to San Francisco.

  • Hottest months: September, October, August, and July, with an average temperature of 69°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 46°F
  • Driest months: July, May, October, and April, with an average rainfall of 0.81 inches
  • Rainiest months: December, January, February, and March, with an average rainfall of 4.19 inches

What Should We See and Do in San Francisco?

While you are visiting San Francisco, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as Pier 39, Westfield San Francisco Centre, and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like Lombard Street, Palace of Fine Arts, and Alcatraz Island.

San Francisco is also well-known for its:
  • Museums
  • Theater
  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Monuments
  • Tours
  • Shopping

Getting Around San Francisco

San Francisco has transportation options that will make it easy for you and the family to get around. Walk to nearby metro stations like Powell St. Station, Montgomery St. Station, and Civic Center Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from San Francisco 4th and King Station, San Francisco 22nd Street Station, or San Francisco Bayshore Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's San Francisco like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a vacation with your kids, San Francisco is a good choice. The interesting architecture, art scene, and notable monuments are just a few things that make this an attractive place for a family vacation. Fly into San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO), which is located 11.9 mi (19.1 km) from the center of San Francisco.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation in San Francisco?
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Francisco Airport North is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features laundry facilities and free WiFi. Other choices for your family trip include Americas Best Value Inn & Suites SFO Airport N and Hyatt Regency San Francisco.
How many family-friendly hotels will I find in San Francisco?
Expedia has 362 hotels in San Francisco that are great for families.
What's the weather like in San Francisco?
The hottest months are usually September and October with an average temp of 61°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 53°F. Average annual rainfall for San Francisco is 23 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in San Francisco?
While you are visiting San Francisco, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Orpheum Theater. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities like Pier 39, Golden Gate Bridge, and San Francisco City Hall.
What's the best way for us to get around San Francisco?
You can take advantage of metro transit at Powell St & Geary Blvd Stop, Powell St & Post St Stop, and Powell St & O’Farrell St Stop. If you’d like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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