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San Francisco Travel has created some excellent itineraries which feature favorites of local luminaries to spark ideas for your next trip. Make your stay extraordinary!

This is SF, Airing March 10!

We’re so excited to be a part of this new TV show filming in San Francisco. Be sure to catch us on @ThisIsSFTV this Saturday March 10, 2018 on @KPIXTV CBS!

Thanks CBS!

As summer winds down, CBS Local wrote a great article about 5 cities not to miss before this season ends. Hotel Zephyr is proud to be included in where to stay!  

Do Iconic: Sea Lions & Chowder

A definite “bucket list” of things to do in San Francisco, and just out our back door. During your adventures in the City, take a 5 minute walk over to Pier 39 and on the backside (nearest the Golden Gate Bridge) you’ll see the camped out Sea Lions. To make your visit even more iconic,…

Zip Car On-Site

We have Zip Car! If you’re unfamiliar with this new alternative to a traditional rental car, sign up today and take our own Dannjunz (Zip Cars all have unique names) for a spin. He’s (usually) right outside our main entrance, when not in use. More information here:

Book our Summer of Love Package

Celebrate Summer of Love’s 50th Anniversary in San Francisco with a shopping experience at a local vintage boutique, a hippie photo session in the Haight or in Golden Gate Park, and take a trip with your love in Vantigo’s San Francisco City Tour featuring a vintage Volkswagen van that will navigate the city’s less-traveled lanes….

Thanks to our Friends at Flight Centre!

Our friends at Flight Centre recently blogged a great article about Hotel Zephyr. We think they hit the nail on the head with their review! “In the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf, the waterfront pet-friendly Hotel Zephyr brings you inviting spaces to eat, drink, and play under the attention of a guest services staff that can…


LGBTQ Pride weekend is here! Celebrations begin on Saturday in Civic Center Plaza. The Parade, takes place Sunday morning and kicks off from Beale Street along Market and ends at Market and 8th St. in the heart of downtown San Francisco. Did you know the pride flag originated in San Francisco and made its first appearance…

49 Mile Scenic Drive

Are you driving in for your San Francisco adventure? Even if you aren’t, this drive is worth renting a car for the day. Our friends over at SF To Do even have a free downloadable map on their site, And the drive is fittingly sized – as San Francisco is 7 miles by 7…

Saffron on Rose

We were recently lucky enough to welcome the writer from Saffron on Rose with us – check out her blog post here about her stay!