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The Palace Hotel San Francisco is a luxurious hotel that can be found in the hip and exciting SoMa district. Originally built in 1875, the historic Palace Hotel had to be rebuilt after the devastating 1906 earthquake, which destroyed much of the city. Many of the original attributes of the Palace Hotel in San Francisco remain, and guests will enjoy the classic and luxurious environment. In addition to a spectacularly regal lobby, the Palace Hotel also boasts a landmark restaurant, which guests and the public alike are allowed to visit. As for guests at the Palace Hotel San Francisco, they will have much more than one of the city's best restaurants to take advantage of during a stay.
There are 553 total guest units at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, with both rooms and suites available. While the guest units aren't as regal as the lobby, they are quite tasteful nonetheless. A bathroom with a marble vanity can be found in each, as can premium bedding, a large flat-screen television, a sizable work desk, a safe that can accommodate laptops, and complimentary signature bath products. Other standard amenities that guests will enjoy in the cozy Palace Hotel guest units include a hair dryer, plush bathrobes, a dual-line phone with voice mail, and a mini refrigerator. The Palace Hotel San Francisco has no problem living up to its four-star status, and the guest rooms certainly deliver when it comes to comfort and convenience. When guests aren't enjoying some down time in their comfortable quarters at the Palace Hotel, they can venture out to enjoy the area attractions. The Yerba Buena Gardens and the Museum of Modern Art are just two of the attractions that are within easy reach of the hotel.
Since Union Square is also easy to reach from the Palace Hotel San Francisco, guests who are interested in doing some shopping will have plenty of area shops to choose from. Exploring the area, not to mention the rest of the city, isn't the only thing that guests can do to fill some time during a stay at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco. Dining at the landmark restaurant is always an option, and grabbing some drinks at the renowned bar can be tempting as well. In addition to the signature Garden Court restaurant, the Palace Hotel San Francisco also features an award-winning Japanese restaurant.
There are lots of interesting ways to spend some down time at the Palace Hotel San Francisco, and getting some exercise won't be hard. In addition to an impressive, heated lap pool, this upscale hotel also features a fitness center. When guests aren't working out, they can relax in the hotel's sauna or enjoy a soothing dip in the hot tub. A number of services are available to guests at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, and they can also help to ensure a rewarding stay. These service include 24-hour room service, business center services, and concierge services. The concierge services can come in very handy when it comes to booking tours, hiring a limousine, or any other range of things.
The Palace Hotel is one of the most luxurious hotels in San Francisco, so visitors can expect an elevated level of comfort and service. Some other attractive upscale hotels that offer high levels of comfort and service in the trendy SoMa district include the elegant St Regis and the hip W San Francisco Hotel. San Francisco is home to a fine collection of luxury hotels, and they aren't limited to the SoMa district, so travelers who have room in their vacation budgets for luxury lodging will want to weight the options.
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