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Location: 3115 Porter Creek Road, Santa Rosa, CA
Imagine taking the kids on a real safari to see dozens of species of wild animals. Imagine sitting on a beautiful cabin deck and looking out at graceful giraffes craning their necks to pluck leaves fr...
Location: 950 Mason, San Francisco, CA
A grand dame among San Francisco establishments, the Fairmont Hotel has been around since the 19th century. Julia Morgan, the famous Bay Area architect, renovated it post-1906 earthquake, addin...
Location: 495 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA
This elegant hotel has reigned over the theater district near Union Square for several decades. While San Francisco has no dearth of luxury hotels, the Clift is one of the few that offers a ...
Location: 555 North Point St., San Francisco, CA
Location: One Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, CA
The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay,, newly built in 2001, is a seaside lodge just 45 minutes from San Francisco. It sets out to pamper both parents and children, and succeeds royally. The s...
Location: 611 42nd Avenue, San Francisco, CA
Distinctive accommodations with views of the Pacific Ocean, within blocks of the ocean and Golden Gate Park. The Ocean View suite offers a lovely view of the Pacific Ocean and features a comfy queen ...
Location: 943 South Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA
The Inn San Francisco is a charming Victorian, built in 1872, that welcomes families looking for a unique San Francisco stay. It is also a great place to house out-of-town guests!
Location: 1057 Steiner Street, San Francisco, CA
Voted "Best Bed and Breakfast" in 2005 by the SF Weekly, the Chateau Tivoli is pure delight. From the moment one walks through the front doors, there is the feeling of inhabiting another era al...
Location: 665 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA
The Orchard Hotel, just off Union Square, offers quiet luxury for the whole family. Just walking through the doors into the lobby sets the stage for the warm and soothing experience guar...
Location: 1300 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, CA
The Holiday Inn Fisherman's Wharf Hotel is a terrific choice for families looking for reasonably-priced accommodations within walking distance of many popular San Francisco attractions. ...
Location: 2001 Rossi Rd. at Hwy 1, Pescadero, CA
Costanoa is an eco-resort, with a variety of accomodation options.
Set in the gorgeous Pescadero area, right on the coast, it is within easy driving distance to four state parks, 30,...
Location: 550 North Point Street, San Francisco, CA
The Holiday Inn Express is a great hotel for families, offering clean and bright accommodations that are extraordinarily kid-friendly.
The hotel offers rooms with standard double beds...
Location: San Francisco, CA
A house swapping service for Bay Area families. Home exchanging has many benefits over staying in a hotel, including significant cost savings. In addition kids typically have their own rooms, and acce...
Location: 114 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA
Located smack dab in the heart of San Francisco's shopping district, Hotel Union Square is a delightful home away from home.
The 131-room art deco hotel is located within walking di...
Location: 4100 North Cabrillo Hwy., Half Moon Bay, CA
We have just one word for the Beach House at Half Moon Bay: spectacular.
Okay, we can't just leave it at that. This is the kind of place that is so amazing - so warm and elegant and b...