Historic boutique hotel conveniently located for both business and leisure visitors
Conveniently located in the Civic Center Cathedral Hill neighborhood, the Opal Hotel San Francisco is an historic boutique hotel that offers suitable accommodation for those visiting the Northern California city on business or pleasure.
The 3-star establishment, which originally opened in 1908, offers handy access to the citys financial and business districts as well as the numerous tourist-favored attractions and destinations.
The boutique hotel consists of 164 guestrooms, all of which are fitted with a private en-suite bathroom. Bathrooms include complimentary bath amenities. Bedrooms, which feature either king, queen, or twin double beds, include a range of amenities, including radio alarm clock, iron and ironing board, telephone (with complimentary local calls), and a work desk with lamp, chair, and wired internet access.
Those wishing to enjoy a little extra luxury can upgrade to one of the hotels suites. All rooms and suites are fitted with individually controlled air-conditioning and central-heating.
The stylish and well-designed lobby, which serves as a wireless internet hotspot, is home to Mels Drive-In diner. Here guests can enjoy traditional American cuisine, served or dinner, as well as an assortment of refreshing beverages. A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning. A number of local restaurants also deliver to The Opal.
The hotel also offers a well-appointed fitness facility, ideal for those looking to keep-fit, as well as concierge and 24-hour laundry services. Parking is available at an additional cost.
For business travelers, the Opal Hotel San Francisco offers an ideal position from which to access many of the citys corporate destinations. The Moscone Convention Center is just a short distance away, whilst the business and finance districts can be reached via the famous Cable Cars.
The hotel is also well-placed for those requiring access to out-of-city destinations, such as Oakland and San Jose.
Leisure tourists will also find themselves suitably placed. Many of the citys famed attractions are within a short distance of the hotel, whilst excellent public transport links allow quick and uncomplicated travel across the hilled city.
Within a few blocks of The Opal guests will find the likes of Chinatown, Japan Town, Union Square, and Nob Hill. These districts offer some of the citys more vibrant and colorful environments, with world-class shopping and exquisite dining being top of the list of things to do.
Other famed districts, including Fishermans Wharf, the Embarcadero, and the Theater district, can also be found in the northeast of San Francisco, CA.
Visitors are also able to enjoy a number of parks and gardens across the city. These include the Presidio, the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, and the Golden Gate Park.
Of course, the Golden Gate Bridge itself is the citys most iconic landmark, regularly attracting millions of tourists to the area each year. The famed structure, considered one of the modern wonders of the world, offers fantastic views of San Francisco Bay.
Guests at the Opal Hotel San Francisco can also enjoy visits to the likes of Alcatraz Island, as well as the citys many museums, performance venues, and sporting stadiums.