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Fishermans Wharf Hotels

Top Hotel Recommendations in this Famed SF Neighborhood

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Fishermans Wharf hotels are on the northern end of San Francisco near many highly rated attractions. Discover details on the most popular SF lodging options in this neighborhood including the Sheraton, Holiday Inn Express, and more.

You will find a lot to see and do in this district including the popular shopping area located on Pier 39 San Francisco and it's also where you will find the Alcatraz Ferry Terminal. This is a great option for those spending a lot of time in this neighborhood or traveling with children.

You can also easily access the rest of the city from Fishermans Wharf. Public transportation is a good option as buses, cable cars and street cars run frequently into and out of this neighborhood. Taking any of these to Union Square only takes about 15 to 20 minutes.

You will find both recognizable hotel chains and some great smaller, local gems in this neighborhood. Many line up along a couple of main streets that are within walking distance to the action and the waterfront.

Below are some of my top recommendations for every budget. They are set up by star rating to make it easy for you to find the type of hotel that works for you. At the top of the page, you will find the four star hotels, the next section is for the three star hotels -- which are the most popular -- and the final section includes a couple of two star recommendations.

Fisherman's Wharf Hotel Deals

Before you get started on my list of top options below, here are just a few places to look and see what types of deals you can get on your Fishermans Wharf Hotels.

You will also find some great deals below for each hotel. All of these deals are offered through TripAdvisor and you just need to click the "Book a Room" link to learn more.

Four Star Fishermans Wharf Hotels

Argonaut Hotel San Francisco

four star hotel in fishermans wharf | Starting at $209 a night | Book a Room

Current Deal: "Perfect Parking" package includes a deluxe room with valet parking for one car through 12/31/2016, Click the "Book a Room" link above for details and to redeem this offer online

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This is a cute, funky hotel located on the western end of Fishermans Wharf. This is my top recommendation for those looking for a four star hotel. It is right across the street from the bay and on the main street for the action in Fishermans Wharf.

The building was built in 1907 as a warehouse and eventually converted over to a hotel. There is a fun nautical theme throughout the hotel.

Rooms include a flat screen TV and high speed internet. The hotel invites guests to its wine happy hour nightly. This hotel is fun and welcoming and I think you will enjoy your stay.

Sheraton Fishermans Wharf Hotel

four star sheraton in fishermans wharf | Starting at $169 a night | Book a Room

Current Deal: Breakfast for 2 included with your stay, offer good through 12/31/2016

sheraton fishermans wharfAnother one of the great Fishermans Wharf hotels is the Sheraton. This is a huge hotel that is made up of 6 buildings and includes 531 rooms.

They just remodeled in 2009.

The location is great since it is just a couple of blocks from Pier 39 San Francisco. It also has an outdoor pool and wireless internet access.

The rooms in this hotel are spacious and clean. They include coffee makers, desks and comfortable beds.

Marriott Fishermans Wharf

four star marriott fishermans wharf | Starting at $199 a night | Book a Room

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The Marriott is another one of the Fishermans Wharf hotels. It is just two blocks from Pier 39 San Francisco. It has 285 rooms that are in one five story building.

The hotel has an on-site spa that offers massages, facials and other treatments. It has a two level fitness center that is open 24 hours a day. The hotel also offers wireless internet.

The rooms feature luxurious bedding and bath products. All rooms also include refrigerators, coffee makers and desks.

Hyatt Centric Fishermans Wharf

four star hyatt at fishermans wharf | Starting at $151 a night | Book a Room

Current Deal: Double your points when you stay, valid through 12/31/2016

hyatt fishermans wharfLocated just two blocks from Pier 39 San Francisco, this hotel is in a five story building with 313 guest rooms.

Guests that stay at the hotel can enjoy the heated outdoor pool and spa tub. They can also access the fitness center that has equipment with individual TVs.

Each room includes luxurious bedding and beds. They also feature 32 inch TVs with premium channels, bathrooms with marble, wireless internet and desks.

Pier 2620 Hotel

four star hyatt at fishermans wharf | Starting at 159 a night | Book a Room

Current Deal: Get the best rate possible, plus a $25 Visa/Mastercard gift card when you check in by booking online, valid through 12/1/2016

pier 2620One of the most popular hotels Fishermans Wharf hotels is the Pier 2620 Hotel. They offer large rooms, plenty of amenities, and the perfect location for both vacationers and business travelers.

Just three blocks from the water, this hotel is close enough to walk to any location in the neighborhood.

Rooms include high speed internet for a small fee, safes and comfortable beds. Free high speed wireless is available in the lobby and other public areas in the hotel.

This hotel also features access to the fitness center for all guests. A business center is available for those working during their trip.

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Three Star Fishermans Wharf Hotels

Hotel Zephyr (Formerly Radisson Fisherman's Wharf)

three star hotel fishermans wharf | Starting at $199 a night | Book a Room

zephyr sfThis gem is one of the best located Fisherman's Wharf Hotels. It offers direct access to Jefferson Street (the main street in the district) through a small hallway and door.

The reason I love this place is because they offer newly refreshed rooms, free Wifi throughout the building, and a state of the art gym. All rooms also offer flat screen TVs, coffee makers, large windows, and iPod docking stations.

It's perfect for those wanting to easily get to the local attractions.

Holiday Inn Express Fishermans Wharf

three star hotel fishermans wharf | Starting at $172 a night | Book a Room

Current Deals: Book direct and save, valid through 12/31/2016

holiday inn express san franciscoOne of the newer Fishermans Wharf hotels is the Holiday Inn Express and Suites. It’s also in the heart of the action -- just a few blocks from everything in Fishermans Wharf.

It has quite a few amenities for its guests including a fitness center and on-site childcare services. All rooms have satellite TV and high speed internet access.

The hotel is one of the few that offers complimentary breakfast with your stay. There is also a bar in the hotel so you can kick back and relax after a long day of walking around the city.

This is another great option for those looking for a three star hotel for their stay.

Courtyard by Marriott

three star hotel fishermans wharf | Starting at $199 a night | Book a Room

Current Offer: Get the best deals when you book online, valid through 1/31/2017

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The Courtyard by Marriott is another favorite of mine because it is just a block from the water. This location can't be beat at this price point!

The hotel has a restaurant and cafe off the lobby, high speed internet access and plenty of room to work or relax.

Connecting rooms are available for those traveling in larger groups. You can also access movies in your room if you decide to stay in one night. If you like the Marriott chain of hotels, this is a great option for your stay.

Best Western Plus the Tuscan

three star hotel fishermans wharf | Starting at $143 a night | Book a Room

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The Best Western Plus The Tuscan is another popular San Francisco lodging option in Fishermans Wharf. This 221 room hotel is conveniently located making it easy to get around the neighborhood on foot.

Features include an evening wine hour every night, complimentary Wifi and a traditional Italian restaurant.

The Best Western also allows small pets for a free. Enquire directly to learn more.

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One & Two Star Hotels

San Remo Hotel

Starting at $109 a night | Book a Room

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Unplug and unwind in this historic hotel in Fishermans Wharf. It is simple and cost effective.

The San Remo does not have phones, internet or TVs, but offers a place for you to unplug from your electronics and enjoy the scenery around you.

This budget friendly option has few amenities and shared baths, but is a great find for those that spend their time seeing the city!

Wharf Inn San Francisco

Starting at $149 a night | Book a Room

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Another simple, but affordable option is the Wharf Inn. This is one of the Fishermans Wharf hotels with free parking.

Located just a block from the water, you can walk to the ferries instead of worrying about driving. The Wharf does not have many amenities, but is clean and comfortable.

It is great for those that spend little time in their room and just need a clean place to crash.

This is another pet friendly hotel. For a small deposit fee, you can bring your pet along too.


Starting at $88 a night | Book a Room

Current Deal: Plan ahead and save up to 15%, valid for any rooms booked at least 7 days in advance, offer good through 12/31/2016

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The Travelodge is another one of the budget friendly Fishermans Wharf hotels. It is just a few blocks further out than the others on this list, but is still centrally located for easy access to all the attractions.

The great thing about this hotel is that is offers free indoor and outdoor parking. It also has complimentary internet.

Dogs are allowed. There is also a small park just a block off the property.

These are some of the best Fishermans Wharf hotels. Many of these do not include parking and charge quite a bit for the convenience.

If you are staying in the city for most of your trip, then there is no reason to rent a car. If you are driving to San Francisco, you will want to enquire on parking fees before booking your hotel as they can run up to $30 or more a night!

More San Francisco Lodging and Tourism Tips

San Francisco has a lot of hotels throughout the city. Here are some additional neighborhoods to investigate:

San Francisco Hotels Union Square: Want to stay in the center of San Francisco? If so, then check out this list of great hotels in Union Square. Staying here puts you in the middle of some great nightlife and restaurants. You can also access other parts of the city easily.

Downtown San Francisco Hotels: This page includes a number of hotel recommendations just outside of Union Square. Most are just a few blocks from Union Square and all are still centrally located.

Want to search for hotels by budget instead? If so, here are a few additional options for you to review:

San Francisco Luxury Hotels: Find recommendations for some of the great, historic and luxury hotels located in Nob Hill. You can also find recommendations for some of the newer modern luxury hotels popping up throughout the city.

Cheap Hotels in San Francisco: Want to find something a little more reasonably priced? If you are like me and spend little time in your room, then check out some of these great cheaper hotels. The are clean, yet affordable so great for those looking to spend most of their time out exploring the amazing sites throughout San Francisco.

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