Oakwood At The Aurora
Travel Blogs from San Francisco
It was so ka-rayzie you would not believe! We saw this and we saw that and let me tell you, you would just die! First we went to this place and saw so many wonderful things! Red things, round things, deep things, wavy things.
We all will go back one day. OK!
... a busy day ahead. Wasting no time, we worked our way up the city's world famous piers, evenutally reaching the one and only Pier 39. Succombing to our hunger, ice creams were the first things on the agenda quickly followed by a promise to ourselves to take the incredible ten dollar boat tour of Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge. As we wandered up the pier, we stopped in probably every shop there was (most of them gift shops) and eventually reached the end where we ...
... of Leimon a week from Saturday. We have just finished our $30 Pearson airport sandwiches washed down in LA with $10 bad wine and $3 coffee along with the worst Chicken Quesedillas in the world, a bargain at just $10. We seem to be here at the time of day that the flights go out to China as all the announcements are in Chinese. Jet lag is apparent as we are both sleepy at 3 PM PDT and it's feeling like it's an hour past cocktail hour.Which of course it is.We love ...
... and Deb stopping in lobby to have a couple of glasses of wine, meeting two couples from New Jersey (New York),gave some insite into places to eat and see while in New York. Asked them if ever traveling to Aust contact us, we exchanged emails unfortunately they were still holidaying so we were unable to spend time in New Jersey.
Our stay at 2620 Pier Hotel was lovely, clean and great ...
... good. with many interesting stories of the inmates and the great attempts at escapes. There was also time for exploring the other parts of the island - the early days as a fort, Indian protest camp etc. The unexpected part was the lovely gardens started during the days of the commandants residency in the early 20th century when the islad was a fort.
Other places to stay in San Francisco
South Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $250
- Hotel somewhat over-rated
- Royal Treatment
- Elegant but Very Noisy
Union Square, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $233
- Este hotel es fantástico! Lo recomiendo!
- Great location
- Nice, newly Remodeled but not Great
Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $254
- 4-Star stay in Union Square
- A Few Tips
- Very decent
SoMa, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $247
- Great New Hotel by the Convention Center, but Staff Needs Some Help
- Excellent hotel--but watch out for the upcharges!
- Stay here!
Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $226
- Stay here
- Great Hotel, Great Views, Great Location
- Great rates, great location!
South Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $272
- Great location, great hotel
- Loved the W!
- Less than stellar
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $230
- Close to the Wharf, but don't drive
- Drab Drab Drab
- Great Location!
Downtown, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $226
- Enjoyed the Sir Francis Drake
- Worn but Charming
- Good value, good location
Northeast San Francisco, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $252
- One of the best
- Classy, comfortable, and understated
- First Class
Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $215
- Unfriendly Terrible Service
- Don't be put off!
- Much better accommodation available.
SoMa, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $191
- Oasis in the city of old
- Impressed with it all
- Great for the price
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $243
- Charmed by Clift Hotel
- Awful stay @ Clift Hotel
- Only for one nite stands
Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $228
- Very enjoyable experience
- Lovely place
- Absolutely Fabulous! Worth every cent!
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $206
- Wow Fantastic!
- Staff incompetence
- Holiday Inn Golden Gateway to HELL
Union Square, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $167
- Great Value!!
- Lousy hotel and Unfriendly staff
- It was ok...I guess
Downtown San Francisco, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $223
- Executive rooms
- Hilton fine, but pricy
Civic Center, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $312
- They're putting the 'fair' back in Fairmont
- The Fairmont is exceptional
- Completely overrated
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $223
- Nice Hotel, BAD LOCATION
- Ideal Big Chain Hotel
- Great place to stay
Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $225
- Convenient, friendly-staffed but small
- Great Value for money
Financial District, San Francisco | 5 star hotelfrom $261
- You don't need a car here!
- Spinning Around
- We Moved On........
Fisherman's Wharf - North Beach, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $265
- Good location, nice room, helpful staff.
- OK hotel, tacky area
- Good hotel
Nob Hill Russian Hill, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $206
- Great deal, lots of fun
- Great location for everything!
- Can Handle the Handlery
Union Square, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $153
- Perfect if you are under 5 feet tall?
- A Good Deal and A Great Location
- Got more than I paid for
Financial District, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $180
- Worked fine for us!
- Smaller & louder than a College Frat House!
Downtown, San Francisco | 4 star hotelfrom $227
- Nice stay overall
- Very classy hotel with great staff
- Perfect Location
Downtown, San Francisco | 3 star hotelfrom $263
- OK, but some problems
- Average hotel with great location!
- Nice rooms / good value