Romantic Hotels in San Francisco, California

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The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
4 out of 5
335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£151
per night
22 Dec-23 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (6,249 reviews)

"The building is living history and every single interaction i had with the staff was top notch. I felt welcome and at home my entire stay and look forward to a longer return to the Westin before Christmas! I simply cannot overstate how kind and courteous the entire staff was!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2019

The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square
Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
5 out of 5
2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£159
per night
3 Jan-4 Jan
4.5/5Wonderful! (3,613 reviews)

"Your staff are exceptional, friendly and courteous. Every interaction I had with them, from housekeeping to front desk to the bell captains was enjoyable and professional."…"

Reviewed on 7 Dec 2019

Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
Fairmont San Francisco
5 out of 5
950 Mason Street Atop Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£183
per night
15 Dec-16 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (4,577 reviews)

"Its all tops. Beautiful hotel and grounds and community"…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2019

Fairmont San Francisco
Argonaut Hotel - a Noble House Hotel
4.5 out of 5
495 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£167
per night
2 Jan-3 Jan
4.6/5Wonderful! (7,133 reviews)

"Loved the unique character of this hotel. Excellent location with easy access to the bay and trails. Staff very responsive and helpful. Beds very comfortable. Restaurant was convenient and had a great atmosphere for dining and socializing with friends, food was very good, service great"…"

Reviewed on 4 Dec 2019

Argonaut Hotel - a Noble House Hotel
Loews Regency San Francisco
5 out of 5
222 Sansome St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£294
per night
28 Dec-29 Dec
4.7/5Exceptional! (722 reviews)

"The location was wonderful, with excellent proximity to Fisherman’s Wharf. The service and amenities were excellent. There were two gripes with the experience overall - first, the VIP amenities/access wasn’t offered. Second, the location has a primo view of downtown San Francisco, the Golden Gate ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Nov 2019

Loews Regency San Francisco
InterContinental Mark Hopkins
4 out of 5
999 California Street, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellation
£132
per night
15 Dec-16 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (2,237 reviews)

"This hotel is situated on top of a hill so its location allows for excellent views of the city. Especially if you’re on a top floor. Our room was clean and well maintained however it lacked exhaust system in the bathroom. Our room number was 1236 on the 12th floor. We assumed breakfast would be included ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2019

InterContinental Mark Hopkins
InterContinental San Francisco
4.5 out of 5
888 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellation
£127
per night
15 Dec-16 Dec
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,075 reviews)

"Nice stay thank you .. clean and really friendly ppl"…"

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2019

InterContinental San Francisco
Cypress Inn On Miramar Beach
3 out of 5
407 Mirada Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£155
per night
19 Dec-20 Dec
4.7/5Exceptional! (636 reviews)

"The view from penthouse windows was amazing! Really lovely breakfast delivered to our room in the morning."…"

Reviewed on 1 Dec 2019

Cypress Inn On Miramar Beach
Hotel Nikko San Francisco
4 out of 5
222 Mason St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£157
per night
15 Dec-16 Dec
4.4/5Excellent! (8,736 reviews)

"I had a horrendous drive from Salt Lake City to San Francisco through Reno snow and it was a delight to be warmly greeted upon arrival and efficiently checked in. The front desk offered me hot tea, the valet dealt with my bags quickly and guest services delivered doggie amenities within minutes!! ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Dec 2019

Hotel Nikko San Francisco
The Marker San Francisco
4 out of 5
501 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£136
per night
1 Jan-2 Jan
4.2/5Excellent! (2,084 reviews)

"The hotel was Very unique. It was very beautiful with the Christmas decorations."…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2019

The Marker San Francisco
Oceano Hotel and Spa
4 out of 5
280 Capistrano Road, Half Moon Bay, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£189
per night
16 Dec-17 Dec
4.4/5Excellent! (1,027 reviews)

"FogHorn rings every 20 seconds, 24 hours a day from the marina jetty."…"

Reviewed on 23 Nov 2019

Oceano Hotel and Spa
Harbor Court Hotel
4 out of 5
165 Steuart St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£105
per night
23 Dec-24 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (1,972 reviews)

"Has a great restaurant next door 🥳😊❤️ Xoxo xoxo 😘 morning 🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗"…"

Reviewed on 6 Dec 2019

Harbor Court Hotel
Villa Florence San Francisco on Union Square
4 out of 5
225 Powell St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£135
per night
22 Dec-23 Dec
3.7/5Good! (2,153 reviews)

"excellent location, by Union Square net to restaurants and amenities"…"

Reviewed on 12 Nov 2019

Villa Florence San Francisco on Union Square
Pullman San Francisco Bay
4 out of 5
223 Twin Dolphin Dr, Redwood City, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£80
per night
13 Dec-14 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (4,052 reviews)

"Clean property. Great price. Would stay at again.."…"

Reviewed on 3 Dec 2019

Pullman San Francisco Bay
The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel
4 out of 5
495 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
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4.1/5Very Good! (4,246 reviews)

"Great customer service; rooms overall are nice but a bit dated."…"

Reviewed on 11 Nov 2019

The Clift Royal Sonesta Hotel
Hotel Zephyr
4 out of 5
250 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£146
per night
22 Dec-23 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (4,848 reviews)

"Interesting decor. Like a combination shipping docks / nautical / exploration theme happening. Staff was nice, check in was smooth. Room was very comfortable. Only thing I thought was odd was that I thought the hand soap in the bathroom was lotion until I tested out the hand lotion."…"

Reviewed on 6 Dec 2019

Hotel Zephyr
Hotel Emblem San Francisco
4 out of 5
562 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£135
per night
22 Dec-23 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (334 reviews)

"Such a unique and quirky hotel that was still super luxurious and amazing location"…"

Reviewed on 6 Dec 2019

Hotel Emblem San Francisco
Huntington Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1075 California St, San Francisco, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£172
per night
22 Dec-23 Dec
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,915 reviews)

"Staff was very friendly and inviting. Helpful and made our stay comfortable"…"

Reviewed on 3 Dec 2019

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Romantic Hotels and Accommodation in San Francisco

If you and your partner need some romantic time away, we've got just the ticket. Couples choose San Francisco for its popular theatre scene and scenic landscape. If you're a pair that loves cultural attractions, you might check out Louise Davies Symphony Hall, Alcove Theater or American Conservatory Theater.

Whether you and your partner are just looking for a change of scenery or you'd like to be pampered with luxurious amenities and fine dining, you can take your pick of 246 lodging options in San Francisco for the ideal romantic holiday.

Expedia travellers select these hotels and other accommodation options for their romantic atmosphere and amenities:

Fairmont San Francisco: This 5-star hotel offers massages, 2 restaurants and 2 bars. Our guests appreciate its comfortable beds and pool.

Loews Regency San Francisco: 5-star hotel featuring a restaurant, a bar and wedding services. Customers give positive reviews for its comfortable beds.

Villa Florence San Francisco on Union Square: This 4-star hotel offers free WiFi, a fitness centre and a 24-hour business centre. Our guests appreciate its comfortable rooms and breakfast.

The Scarlet Huntington San Francisco: 4.5-star hotel featuring spa services, a restaurant and a bar. Customers give good reviews for its comfortable rooms and beach location.

When is the Best Time to Visit San Francisco?

Weather can be a major factor for your holiday, so we've gathered seasonal rainfall and temperature stats to help you plan your holiday:

  • Hottest months: September, October, August and July, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February and November, with an average temperature of 8°F
  • Driest months: July, May, October and April, with an average rainfall of 20.50 inches
  • Rainiest months: December, January, February and March, with an average rainfall of 106.50 inches

Sightseeing in and around San Francisco

There's nothing better than seeing a new place with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all there is to see and do in San Francisco. If you're hoping to experience some of the local culture, you'll love San Francisco for its top museums, popular theatre scene and architecture. A visit to Lombard Street, Pier 39 or Palace of Fine Arts might be just the ticket when you're checking out the sights.

Expedia travellers also like San Francisco for its:
  • Monuments
  • Tours
  • Shopping

Getting around San Francisco

Make your way to San Francisco with a flight to Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is the closest major airport located 11.8 mi (19.1 km) from the city centre. 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.

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