A Historic Hotel in San Francisco, Rich In Character
Timeless architecture. Elegant ambiance. Legendary history. For a glimpse into this storied city's past, The Opal San Francisco has it all. Built in 1908, this celebrated historic hotel reveals its character the moment you step into the lobby. Behold the splendid baby grand piano, intricate stained-glass windows, and antique furnishings. Recall the hazy nostalgia of the city’s bygone era of grand hotels. Today, a host of modern appointments ?such as high-speed Internet and a superb fitness room ?have ushered this downtown San Francisco treasure into the 21st Century without sacrificing an ounce of charm. Experience the ideal hotel destination for family vacations or romantic getaways. As any local will tell you, The Opal is truly a special place.
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Stay at a Celebrated Address, Set in the Heart of San Francisco
Ideally located at Van Ness Avenue and Geary Street in the Civic Center - Cathedral Hill neighborhood, our historic hotel is just minutes from celebrated San Francisco attractions and business destinations. Take a trip aboard the city's iconic Cable Cars, and explore world-famous sights in just minutes, from Chinatown to Union Square. Marvel at the beautiful architecture of the legendary Golden Gate Bridge, or set sail aboard a Monterey whale-watching cruise. Our timeless hotel is your gateway to the very essence of San Francisco, placing you in the center of it all.
- Cable Cars (4 blocks)
- Union Square (8 blocks)
- Nob Hill (0.5 miles)
- Chinatown (0.7 miles)
- Theatre District (0.8 miles)
- Financial District (1 mile)
- Market Street (1.4 miles)
- North Beach (1.5 miles)
- Lombard Street (2 miles)
- Pacific Bell Park (2.25 miles)
- Alcatraz Island (2.5 miles)
- Fisherman's Wharf (2.5 miles)
- Mission Bay (2.5 miles)
- Golden Gate Bridge (4.5 miles)
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Experience the historic charm, gracious hospitality, and distinctive accommodations of The Opal San Francisco. Just minutes from world-famous attractions and fabulous dining, we offer you an address of true distinction.
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