Oakwood at Soma Residences
Travel Blogs from San Francisco
... following day was spent doing very little and will be simply labelled a lazy day by the pool, with the hope that Josh's ridiculous T-Shirt lines would be evened out (for the record they still have not). Sara's chicken, vegetables and potatoes (incredibly all done on the BBQ) for dinner were the highlight.
As Wednesday came around a day trip to San Francisco was on the agenda. After taking the loudest train journey of either of our lives, we reached the ...
... at 4 star prices. A nice 2.5 K walk ensued through the sidewalkless concrete jungle around Pearson to the Keg for a surprisingly good meal. Our companions in customs this morning were a bride and her handmaidens en route to a Hangover week in Vegas. Smiles all round even in the dour surroundings of the customs house. I love the new automated system, though II miss the warm charm of the customs officers. We are landed at LAX en route to San Francisco for ...
... money you will be cursed (but it is like a funniest home videos) Went to Nicks Lighthouse (as suggested by Adam – City Segway), We all had soup, Jayde trying and enjoying Boston Clam soup – William and Deb shared a full crab with garlic butter – yummy! – Jayde enjoying prawn cullets – sorry shrimp cutlets.
After meal headed for an icecream for Jayde, ...
A loud bang outside woke us. We had a birds eye view of an airport van up the sidewalk and stuck in a doorway.
We walked down to Market street and caught the F-tram for $2 to Pier 33 where we boarded our Acatraz boat about 11,30.
It was a bleak, cold and windy day on the bay with no sign of the bridge through the fog. The Audio guide of the prison ...
... We enjoyed a stop at the new opening of the Federal Park in Richmond dedicated to the workers of the war effort in WWII, principally, Rosie the riveter. A gorgeous ride was had over the Carquineze bridge on the new bike trail ending the day after 44 miles or so in the ...
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