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San Francisco Bay

San Francisco, CA
+1 415-788-2222
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Offers hiking and biking along its shores, paddling and sailing on top of its surface, and bird-watching and exploring among its wetlands.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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San Francisco, CA
+1 415-788-2222
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful views and scenery. A must do . San Francisco offers the best in scenary and transportation. We go here everytime we visit

Thank monnybonny
Reviewed yesterday

The bay area is very busy but bursting with life, including many artists playing wonderful music on the sidewalks and others selling paintings or making balloon toys for children etc.. Unfortunately there a quite a few homeless asking for donations for their weed, there words...More

Thank Lop65
Reviewed yesterday

Came here during our first day in San Francisco and was a perfect day for it. A lot of shopping and food.

Thank ethan3000
Reviewed 2 days ago

Walk along the wharf and shop, eat, drink and be merry. The food aroma is all around you stop by and check it out if you are San Francisco.

Thank T634SIjamesd
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of the most attractive place in SF, If you visit SF then you don't miss it there are lots of souvenir shops around this area. Most beautiful and picturesque area. You will find lot of places familiar because of photos you have...More

Thank Aadhes
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It's a beautiful area filled with tourists and buzzing with various entertaining options, bars and restaurants and gift shops, An aquarium, pier for boat tours, all are here.. Must visit when in SF.

Thank Anand1351
Reviewed 4 days ago

I actually expected a kind of paseo along the bay with restaurants at the water etc. That was not really the case. Restaurants and shops were one street behind it. But it is still nice for a walk. And it is the point of departure...More

Thank Maximilian H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Pier 39 offers a great shopping a food experience for the whole family. Sea lions lay on the pontoons at the end of the pier. A great experience is to take a cruise with the Bleu and Yellow Cruise company. It takes in the Golden...More

Thank Bren469
Reviewed 6 days ago

We walked around a few hours and the day was beautiful. It is a lovely photo spot.the people were in the water .. some were swimming.. wading and just sitting by the small beach. We were near Fisherman's Wharf. Great place to walk.

Thank Phylly M
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best ways to view the San Francisco Bay is to take a cruise tour of the SF Bay. My hubby and I took the 90 minute Bridge 2 Bridge Tour on the Red and White Fleet on a Sunday afternoon @ 2:15pm....More

Thank LisaandRod93013
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Kirsten M
5 September 2017|
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Response from jenabelConsett | Reviewed this property |
The Hilton at union square is quite handy and we used the hop on hop off bus to get around. We walked a couple blocks from the hotel to union square and bought tickets for the bus at 40 dollars each. It stops at many stops... More
Ben M
3 September 2016|
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Response from Jarion M | Reviewed this property |
I would vote for the East Bay as a base with sojourns into the City, but I would stay more on the Berkeley/Kensington/Solano side of things rather than Oakland. Weatherwise, fall and spring are the sunnier times for SF... More
31 August 2016|
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Response from joycet580 | Reviewed this property |
Rental Vehicles Paying Tolls at the Golden Gate Bridge The Golden Gate Bridge toll is assessed in the southbound direction, going into San Francisco. Before driving a rental car over the Golden Gate Bridge into San... More