Extended Stay Hotels in San Francisco

Top Lodging Recommendations for Longer Stays in SF

Are you staying in the City by the Bay for a longer period of time? If so, you are probably looking for the best extended stay hotels in San Francisco.

Here you will find my top recommendations. All of these hotel rooms are a little larger and include either a small kitchen or kitchenette. They also include additional sitting or work areas so you don't have to spend all your time on your bed.

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Wyndham Canterbury at San Francisco

Address: 750 Sutter Street
Nightly Rates: Starting from $274 - $399
Neighborhood: Lower Nob Hill

wyndham canterburyThe first on my list of extended stay hotels in San Francisco is the Wyndham Canterbury San Francisco. All of the rooms here are suites with separate living rooms. All of them also include a small kitchen area so you can make a few basic meals.

The rooms at this three-star hotel are modern with bright, colorful accents. Additional amenities include:
  • Business center
  • Free high speed internet
  • Fitness center
  • Wheelchair access
  • Laundry service

The Lower Nob Hill area is within walking distance to several key SF neighborhoods, including Union Square and the Financial District. Just steps away from this hotel, you will find a large selection of restaurants and bars where you can mix with the locals.

Find recent guest reviews and check availability for your stay for the Wyndham Canterbury on Booking.com.

Casa Luna San Francisco Castro

Address: 4058 17th Street
Nightly Rates: From $326 - $438
Neighborhood: Castro

casa lunaCasa Luna San Francisco Castro is next on my list of extended stay hotels in San Francisco. This all-suite hotel is in a restored grand Edwardian historic home.

All of the suites here are two-bedroom, two-bath luxury apartments with around 1,300 square feet of space. They all feature gourmet kitchens with professional equipment.

Here you will be in the heart of the city, but tucked away on a small, quiet street. Amenities at this hotel include:

  • Welcome basket
  • Luxurious Egyptian linens with premium firm mattresses
  • Large bathrooms with marble tile, jet soaking tubs, and separate walk-in showers
  • Full laundry service
  • Bar/lounge on-site
  • HD flat screen satellite TV with DVR
  • Free Wifi
  • Secure garage parking

This vacation rental in San Francisco is just one block from the metro station. From here, you can get downtown or to Union Square in less than 10 minutes. You can also get to Fisherman's Wharf in about 25 minutes.

Read guest reviews and check availability for the suites at Casa Luna San Francisco Castro on TripAdvisor.com.

Fairmont Heritage Place

Address: 900 North Point Street, Suite D100
Nightly Rates: Range from $700 - $1,800
Neighborhood: Fisherman's Wharf

ghirardelli squareThe Fairmont Heritage Place is the most expensive, and most luxurious, of the extended stay hotels in San Francisco on my list. This five-star hotel offers one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments.

The hotel is fairly new and is in the historic Ghirardelli Square building. It's less than a block from the San Francisco waterfront, so each room has an amazing view of the bay.

The rooms also have an outdoor terrace with a fire pit. In addition, you will find a small kitchen in each apartment. Other key amenities here include:

  • Free high speed internet
  • Fitness center and restaurant on site
  • 24-hour butler and concierge services
  • Chauffeured luxury house car service that takes guests within a few miles of the hotels
  • Continental breakfast each morning
  • Afternoon wine and cheese reception
  • Twice-daily housekeeping
  • Pre-arrival grocery shopping for a small fee
  • Pets allowed

Find the best deals for the Fairmont Heritage Place on Booking.com.


Address: 952 Sutter Street
Nightly Rates: Start at around $205
Neighborhood: Lower Nob Hill

steinhart hotelAnother one of the extended stay hotels in San Francisco is the Steinhart in the Lower Nob Hill neighborhood. This three-star hotel offers suites only. All have a small kitchen with a microwave and small refrigerator.

Guests are required to stay a minimum of five nights here. Some of the amenities you will find at the Steinhart include:

  • Free high speed internet
  • Housekeeping service once a week
  • BBQ grills and patio
  • Cable TV
  • Private phone number & personal answering machine
  • Discounted health club pass
  • Pets allowed

Lower Nob Hill is a great location for those staying for a long period of time. It's centrally located, close to several public transportation options, and in the middle of dozens of top restaurants, bars, and other retail shops.

Other Extended Stay Options

In addition to these hotels, you can also rent an individual apartment from a local. This might sound like a more risky option, but with TripAdvisor reviews, you get a good feel for what it's like to stay in each of the places available.

I do this often when I travel. I love having more privacy with no one coming in or out of the apartment while I'm gone. When I stay for a longer period of time, I feel that I can unpack and be more at home than in a hotel.

If you are planning on staying for a long time in San Francisco, some of the neighborhoods I recommend are:

  • Nob Hill: Safe, central location with high-end shops, restaurants, and bars

  • Mission District: Very local feel. It's more of a transitional neighborhood, so make sure to find a place on the western side of Mission Street

  • Noe Valley: Not touristy at all, mainly locals. Stay on the eastern side of this neighborhood for good access to public transportation

  • Pacific Heights: Beautiful, historic neighborhood where you will mostly run into locals

Search for the perfect extended stay option for your trip, depending on budget and number of guests, on TripAdvisor.

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