San Francisco Holidays

A fusion of delightful eateries, towering attractions and a rich culture, there’s a good reason why San Francisco is such a popular destination. Visit for the picturesque bay, the charming trams and the wealth of outdoor pursuits – you’ll struggle to know where to begin.


 

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Northern California

9 Days Tour from £2,189

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Head for Northern California for a taste of the rolling wine country and all the culture of San Francisco. Cross over into the Sierra Nevadas before visiting Yosemite and then heading down the scenic California coast through Monterey and Carmel.

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California Dreamin’

9 Days Tour from £2,369

Family kayaking in Monterey Bay - San Francisco Holidays

An 8 day tour of northern California, visiting San Francisco, Yosemite, Lake Tahoe and the coastal route from San Francisco to Monterey. This is a first class tour, with transfers, superior hotels, deluxe motorcoach transportation and the services of an expert Tour Director all included in the price.

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Carlton Hotel  

Room Only from £63 per person per night

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The historic 161-room Hotel Carlton in San Francisco’s Nob Hill section offers an international ambiance with outstanding guest service.

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Fairmont San Francisco  

Room Only from £121 per person per night

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The grandeur of the fully-restored hotel coupled with its reputation for impeccable service promises a truly memorable experience.

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Hawaii & San Francisco Twin Centre

11 Days from £1,579

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Combine your stay in Waikiki Beach with a city break in San Francisco. Relax on the beach or visit the historical sites of Hawaii followed by a stay in the cosmopolitan city of San Francisco, a truly great combination holiday.

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Holiday Inn Fisherman’s Wharf  

Room Only from £58 per person per night

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Perfectly blending nostalgic charm and modern excitement, Holiday Inn San Francisco Fisherman’s Wharf provides comfort and service as classic as the City by the Bay.

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Holiday Inn Golden Gateway  

Room Only from £37 per person per night

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The Holiday Inn Golden Gateway Hotel is a newly-renovated 26 story high-rise offering breathtaking views of the city and bay from every room. Located in the heart of downtown between the neighborhoods of Nob Hill and Pacific Heights, the hotel offers affordable rooms conveniently near everything this exciting city has to offer.

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Hyatt at Fisherman’s Wharf  

Room Only from £116 per person per night

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Fall in love with “The City by the Bay” from your ideal location at Hyatt at Fisherman’s Wharf, a premiere San Francisco luxury hotel.

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Mark Twain  

Room Only from £33 per person per night

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Located just blocks from Union Square, the Hotel offers the ideal location for business or pleasure.

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Radisson Fisherman’s Wharf  

Room Only from £45 per person per night

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The Radisson Hotel Fisherman’s Wharf is located just a 200 yard stroll to Pier 39. Guests are delighted by the sights and sounds of the Fisherman’s Wharf area, and the views of Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge are a photographers delight.

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Renoir Hotel  

Room Only from £26 per person per night

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The Renoir Hotel is a friendly hotel located in the lively heart of downtown San Francisco.

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Self Drive Best of the West Deluxe Special

15 Days Deluxe Tour from £1,619

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Deluxe Hotels & FREE Car Upgrade to a Convertible. Delve into the country’s greatest western explorer! Start in the great city of Los Angeles and explore big sights like the Grand Canyon and Death Valley. Fabulous Las Vegas, San Francisco and Phoenix are full of fun and entertainment and that’s just the beginning...

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Sheraton Fisherman’s Wharf  

Room Only from £70 per person per night

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The Sheraton Fisherman’s Wharf, is in the heart of San Francisco’s most popular destination, just steps away from San Francisco’s finest attractions. Known for its historic waterfront, delicious seafood and spectacular sights.

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Sir Francis Drake  

Room Only from £59 per person per night

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The historic Sir Francis Drake Hotel is a landmark boutique hotel located at Union Square in downtown San Francisco, just steps away from the best shopping in the city, theater, and some of the finest dining in California.

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The Argonaut  

Room Only from £66 per person per night

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The Argonaut Hotel in San Francisco is a luxury boutique Kimpton Hotel in the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf where guests can experience the essence of San Francisco and its rich maritime history.

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The Clift  

Room Only from £61 per person per night

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The Clift Hotel, set in the heart of Union Square, couples contemporary charm with old-world hotel refinement to give discerning travelers a true taste of modern luxury. Designed by Philippe Starck, its attractive interiors exude sophistication with calm accents and designer furnishings.

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Triton  

Room Only from £54 per person per night

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Hotel Triton is one of San Francisco’s most distinctive hotels, and is an environmentally friendly hip boutique hotel off Union Square, near the Moscone Center and Chinatown.

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Westin St Francis  

Room Only from £74 per person per night

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The Westin St. Francis is conveniently located in the heart of the city, only steps from the Theatre District, world-class shopping, and dozens of superb restaurants, galleries, and museums

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Western Panorama & NCL Hawaiian Cruise

19 Days Tour from £3,169

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A classic 8-day escorted tour, visiting some of the most exciting and scenic spots in the American west. After your escorted tour you have 1 post night in Los Angeles before you head to Hawaii for 2 nights relaxing in Honolulu prior to your 7 night Hawaii Cruise taking in all the Key Islands. A holiday of a lifetime!

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Las Vegas & San Francisco Twin Centre Holiday

9 Days Tour from £959

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Visit two of Western America’s best loved cities, the ’city by the bay’, San Francisco, and the ’the city that never sleeps’, Las Vegas. This short 7-night holiday will allow you plenty of time to explore these great cities. This itinerary can be amended to your choice of hotels and duration, give us a call for your own personal quote.

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Coastal California - Independent Rail Tour

12 Days Tour from £1,429

Alcatraz Island, San Francisco - San Francisco Holidays

Explore Coastal California on this 12 day itinerary of the West Coast. You will visit San Francisco, Monterey, Carmel, Los Angeles and San Diego, letting the train transport you through these terrific destinations.

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Golden Triangle Independent Tour Standard

14 Days Tour from £1,359

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Visit the best of Western USA with this 12-night Golden Triangle Tour. Start in the ’City by the Bay’ San Francisco followed by ’the City that never sleeps’ Las Vegas and end in the ’City of Angles’ Los Angeles.

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Holiday Inn Civic Centre  

Room Only from £33 per person per night

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A comfortable and affordable property located within easy reach of the vibrant mix of business, culture, dining and entertainment. Each room has its own balcony and many offer exceptional views of the city and the bay.

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Holiday Inn Express at Fisherman's Wharf  

Room Only from £60 per person per night

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Staying at this location puts you in the heart of Fisherman's Wharf and within walking distance of Ghirardelli Square, the Cannery, Pier 39, Aquarium of the Bay and the Wax Museum.

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National Parks Explorer

15 Days Tour from £1,819

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This 14-day tour begins in San Francisco and visits no less than nine National Parks en route to Los Angeles, including Yellowstone, the world’s first national park, the spectacular Bryce Canyon, Arches National Park and Canyonlands. You’ll also get to enjoy the delights of Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon.

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Rocky Mountain Frontiers

15 Days Tour from £1,939

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Explore the Rocky Mountains and beyond, visiting six national parks, plus mountain resorts and big cities like Denver, Las Vegas and San Francisco, for an unforgettable journey around the great American west.

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Self-Drive The Golden California

13 Days Tour from £1,189

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Explore the incredibly scenic California Pacific towns, little gems that dot the coast, before taking a quick jaunt to Las Vegas for some exciting nightlife or gambling action.

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Splendors Of The West

12 Days Tour from £1,599

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A fantastic tour taking you from Los Angeles, through stunning deserts and national parks, to Las Vegas, before ending in America’s most beloved city, San Francisco.

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The King George Hotel  

Room Only from £85 per person per night

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Experience comfort and style in downtown San Francisco. The King George Hotel is located in Union Square and is an ideal hotel destination to return to after exploring the "City by the Bay."

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The Prescott Hotel  

Room Only from £60 per person per night

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Located just one block from Union Square, The Presoctt Hotel is stylish but never stuffy, and features elements of vintage San Francisco paired with all the plush amenities you would expect from a Kimpton hotel.

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Western Bonanza

19 Days Tour from £2,019

Tram in San Francisco - San Francisco Holidays

Visit 9 National Parks on this 19 day adventure of the Western Region. Highlights of the trip will be San Francisco, gorgeous Lake Tahoe, Yellowstone National Park and dazzling Las Vegas. You will then travel back to San Francisco visiting Santa Barbara and Carmel on the way.

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Western Discoverer

15 Days Tour from £2,929

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Get a first-hand look at the contrasts of California’s cities and national parks, the unique desert landscapes of Arizona and Utah, and the lights of Las Vegas.This is a first class tour, with transatlantic flights, transfers, superior hotels, and deluxe motorcoach transportation all included in the price.

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Western Discovery

16 Days Tour from £1,789

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Discover the diversity of the west, from the non-stop cities of San Francisco, Los Angeles and Las Vegas to the remarkable vistas of the Grand Canyon and Yosemite National Park, the mountain scenery of Mammoth Lakes and the ever-popular California coast.

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Western Discovery Special Offer

16 Days Tour from £1,399

Grand Canyon, Arizona - San Francisco Holidays

2014 Now On Sale - American Sky Exclusive Departures. Contrasting scenery and exciting cities, like Los Angeles, Las Vegas and San Francisco, are all part of this truly fascinating tour. You’ll also visit many spectacular national parks to make this our most popular tour of the western USA.

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Western Frontiers

10 Days Tour from £1,529

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A comprehensive California journey which includes overnight stays in San Francisco and Yosemite National Park and stunning scenery down the Pacific Coast with a great drive through the Monterey peninsula.

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Western Frontiers 11 Days

11 Days Tour from £2,469

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Blaze trails through the frontier lands as you visit vast national parks and explore the old Wild West on this fascinating guided trip. Visit the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone, delight in old west hospitality in Montana and journey through the Black Hills to take in spectacular Mount Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Memorial.

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Western Landscapes

14 Days Tour from £1,749

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Explore California from the Bay Area and back down, then head over to Viva Las Vegas where the fun never stops. Along the way, experience the grandeur of the Western United States.

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Western Panorama

9 Days Tour from £1,369

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A 9-day tour taking in the bright lights of Las Vegas, the natural beauty of the Yosemite National Park, Mammoth Lakes, and the infamous Death Valley plus the best of California, including a stop in San Francisco.

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Wings Over America's National Parks

13 Days Air / Coach Tour from £2,409

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This fully escorted Air Tour brings you the best of the wonderful West, from the glitz and glamour of Los Angeles to the natural wonders of the National Parks. Enjoy the comfort of a private jet, modern motorcoaches, and restored vintage trains on the Grand Canyon Railway.

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Wings Over The West

11 Days Air / Coach Tour from £2,149

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Discover the wonders of the West during this fully escorted 11 day air cruising tour, travelling in a private plane and visiting iconic sights such as the Golden Gate Bridge and the amazing natural scenery in the Grand Canyon and Yosemite National Park.

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Carmel Valley Ranch  

7 Nights Bed & Breakfast from £2,569

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Immerse yourself in the verdant woodlands, magnificent cuisine, and championship golf of captivating Carmel Valley Ranch – a place of idyllic beauty and peace, embodying the rich blend of culture, hospitality, and nature of the region.

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Post Ranch Inn  

7 Nights Bed & Breakfast from £2,399

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The Post Ranch Inn has stunning ocean and mountain views, embracing the dramatic beauty of the California coastline. The Inn is ideal for romance, relaxation and rejuvenation, making it the ultimate destination for a luxurious escape.

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Self Drive The West - Deluxe Hotels & Dodge Challenger

15 Days Delxue Tour from £2,159

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Deluxe Hotels & Dodge Challenger R/T car included! - Begin in Los Angeles with a one night stay before picking up your rental car. Visit places like Death Valley, Yosemite National Park and San Francisco on this fun and varied tour of the amazing West.

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West Coast Splendours Independent Rail Tour

15 Days Standard from £2,249

Coal Harbour, Vancouver - San Francisco Holidays

Explore the West Coast of North America on this 13 night Rail Tour. Starting in Vancouver you will visit Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Monterey, Carmel and Los Angeles, letting the train transport you through these terrific destinations.

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San Francisco Information

There is a wide variety of things to see and do whilst staying in San Francisco. Here are some of the highlights, together with some essential information you may need during your holiday.




San Francisco General Information

San Francisco is a beautiful city with an individual personality that sets itself apart from other US destinations in more ways than one. Vast, pastel-hued and very liberal, locals here take pride in being the US’ cultural nucleus. This is a city of throwing caution to the wind and making the most of unforgettable experiences.

The city is split into numerous districts which each play host to their own distinct cultures and nuances, making for a really inspiring and stimulation trip. The inspiration for a number of notable films and literary figures, you won’t be the first person to be completely consumed by this exciting destination – nor will you be the last. And culturally speaking, there’s something for everyone. A fantastic underground music scene thrives beneath the mainstream, film festivals celebrate the best of the year’s offerings, and it’s a hub of activity, digitally speaking.

Don’t arrive expecting the reliable sunshine of other Californian destinations, as the weather here can be cooler and is prone to heavy fog. But that doesn’t mean that you won’t be able to enjoy the sunshine – with several beaches, the warmer months here can be lovely to spend by the lapping waters.

Five reasons to visit San Francisco

  • The scenery –  the quaint Victorian architecture, trundling cable cars and sprawling fog lend themselves to developing a unique and quirky landscape
  • San Francisco is a gastronomic haven, where inventive chefs and innovative bars come together to create a wealth of culinary delights to excite your palate.
  • The attractions are a tourists dream – read Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, Lombard Street and Telegraph Hill are just a few must-see spots
  • The culture is as fantastic as it is prominent, where you’ll find age-old bookstores, galleries and museums, each infused with the city’s heritage and charm
  • Set on the coast means you’ll find some good beaches, such as the Ocean, China and Baker Beaches.

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San Francisco Weather

Here is a guide to the temperatures throughout the year and current outlook for the next 5 days.

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