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A Summer Adventure: Exploring San Francisco by Road

Get ready for an unforgettable summer journey to the vibrant streets of San Francisco this summer. Pack your bags, grab your favorite road trip playlist, and hit the road for an adventure-filled escape to the City by the Bay.

Arrive in the heart of San Francisco where you will be greeted by the welcoming staff of The Marker Hotel. Nestled in the bustling downtown area, our hotel is the perfect home base for your urban escape. With chic decor and cozy atmosphere, we are the ideal place to recharge before diving into the city's endless delights.

Day 1: Downtown and Union Square

• Breakfast at Tratto: Enjoy a uniquely curated breakfast at Tratto, open from Monday – Friday from 7 am to 10 am, and 7 am – 11 am on Saturday and Sunday.

• Explore Union Square: After breakfast, head to Union Square, San Francisco's premier shopping destination. Spend the morning browsing through the shops and boutiques, including flagship stores like Macy's and Saks Fifth Avenue.

• Lunch at The Rotunda: Enjoy lunch at The Rotunda, located inside Neiman Marcus at Union Square. It offers a unique dining experience with its iconic dome ceiling.

• Walk to Chinatown: Take a leisurely stroll from Union Square to Chinatown, the oldest and one of the largest Chinatowns in North America. Explore the vibrant streets, markets, and temples.

• Dinner at Tratto: End your evening with dinner at Tratto, a cozy Italian restaurant known for its delicious pasta and rustic ambiance.

Day 2

• Breakfast at Jane the Bakery: Start your day with breakfast at Jane the Bakery on Geary Blvd. Indulge in their famous pastries and freshly baked bread.

• Visit Alamo Square: After breakfast, head to Alamo Square to see the iconic Painted Ladies, a row of colorful Victorian houses with the backdrop of the San Francisco skyline.

• Explore SF Museum of Modern Art: Spend the afternoon exploring the SF Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), located in the South of Market (SoMa) district. Marvel at contemporary artworks from renowned artists like Frida Kahlo, Andy Warhol, and Jackson Pollock.

• Lunch in SoMa: Enjoy lunch at one of the many trendy cafes or restaurants in the SoMa district known for its diverse culinary scene.

• Golden Gate Bridge: Head to Crissy Field or the Golden Gate Bridge Welcome Center to get a close-up view of the iconic Golden Gate Bridge during sunset.

• Dinner at Tratto: End your day with dinner at Tratto, where you can enjoy more of their delicious Italian cuisine.

Day 3

• Breakfast at Mama's on Washington Square: Start your day with breakfast at Mama's on Washington Square in North Beach. Be prepared for a wait, but their delicious breakfast dishes are worth it.

• Visit Pier 39: After breakfast, head to Pier 39, a popular tourist attraction known for its shops, restaurants, and sea lions. Take a stroll along the pier and enjoy the lively atmosphere.

• Explore North Beach: Explore the vibrant neighborhood of North Beach, also known as San Francisco's Little Italy. Visit iconic landmarks like Washington Square Park and Saints Peter and Paul Church.

• Lunch at Boudin Bakery Café in Union Square: Enjoy lunch at Boudin Bakery Café, known for serving some of the best sourdough sandwiches in SF.

• Visit Coit Tower: Head to Coit Tower on Telegraph Hill for panoramic views of the city and the bay. Take the elevator to the top for stunning 360-degree views.

• Dinner at Tratto: End your day with dinner at Tratto, where you can savor their delectable Italian dishes once again.

Do you have on-site parking? Where is parking located? How much is parking?

Overnight valet parking is available for $70 for compact vehicles and $80 for full-size vehicles such as trucks, vans, and SUVs. We kindly ask guests to retrieve their vehicles by 2pm to avoid additional fees. Please note that rates do not include applicable taxes.
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