Budget accommodation conveniently located in the Nob Hill district of San Francisco, CA
Located in the citys Nob Hill district, just moments from Chinatown, the Embarcadero, and Fishermans Wharf, the Grant Hotel San Francisco offers affordable accommodation ideal for those looking to see the magnificent city sites on a budget.
The 2-star hotel features 76 guestrooms which are understated and pleasant. Each has an en-suite bathroom and offers a writing desk, cable television, and telephone. Guests can request hairdryers, ironing facilities, and refrigerators should they need such items.
A complimentary breakfast is provided, including muffins, tea, and coffee. Those requiring access to the internet will find a computer terminal with high-speed internet access in the lobby. Parking can be validated by staff at the hotel.
Whilst it may fall into the no-frills bracket, the Grant Hotel offers one excellent feature; its location. From the hotels Bush Street address visitors can fan out and visit any of San Franciscos many famous landmarks or countless attractions.
In the immediate vicinity guests will find the likes of Chinatown, Little Saigon, and Union Square. The latter offers some of the best shopping that visitors can find in the Northern California city. Undoubtedly the area offers world-class shops and stores. The business and financial districts can also be found close by.
From the pier at the Embarcadero and Fishermans Wharf, visitors can head out on to San Francisco Bay. Whether for its convenience in crossing from the San Francisco Peninsular to the Californian mainland, or for the fun of it, a boat trip on the bay offers the opportunity to see some of the scenic sights on offer, including the city skyline.
The Grant Hotel San Francisco also allows for easy access to public transport. Whether travelling by coach, bus, trolley, or the iconic cable car, visitors will be able to make their way across the city on their way to those famous landmarks, the premier of which is the Golden Gate Bridge.
Considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World, the Golden Gate Bridge offers an example of stunning architecture as well as the opportunity for visitors to view the bay beyond. Its recommended that visitors cross the structure on foot to fully appreciate the vista beyond. The Golden Gate Recreational Park also makes for a picturesque destination, where visitors can enjoy peace and quiet amidst a natural environment.
Other popular city attractions include Alcatraz Island, home of the infamous Alcatraz Prison. Today the structure serves as a museum. The Mission San Francisco de Ass, or Mission Dolores, for which the city is named, is another popular destination as is the uniquely designed Transamerica Pyramid.
Sports fans should venture to AT&T Park for baseball or Candlestick Park for football. The city of Oakland also features baseball, football, and basketball, whilst San Jose hosts a professional ice hockey team.
The city also houses a wide range of museums, galleries, and performance venues, all of which are accessible from the Grant Hotel San Francisco utilizing public transport. Whats more, the transport itself, particularly the cable cars as they traverse the many hills, feels like an attraction in itself.