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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Address: 750 Sutter Street
Nightly Rates: Starting from $274 - $399
Neighborhood: Lower Nob Hill
The 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:
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.
Address: 4058 17th Street
Nightly Rates: From $326 - $438
Casa 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:
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.
Address: 900 North Point Street, Suite D100
Nightly Rates: Range from $700 - $1,800
Neighborhood: Fisherman's Wharf
The 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:
Address: 952 Sutter Street
Nightly Rates: Start at around $205
Neighborhood: Lower Nob Hill
Another 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:
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.
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: