Best Areas to Stay in San Francisco for Labor Day Weekend
If you're looking to stay in the city for Labor Day weekend festivities, you will want to book your room in advance as nearby hotels fill up quickly. If you're looking to come to San Francisco outside of the Labor Day, here are our best areas to stay in San Francisco.
If You're Looking Root, Root, Root for the Home Team: SOMA
Baseball fans can cheer on their favorite team as the San Francisco Giants take on the Seattle Mariners in a three-game series. The weekend schedule includes Star Trek night on Sept. 1, Pediatric Cancer Awareness Day on Sept. 2, and AT&T cable car replicas on Sept. 3. If you're looking to stay near AT&T ballpark, you'll want to book a hotel room across the street at the brand new Hotel Via. You can also find a plethora of nearby hotels just blocks from the stadium. Find a hotel.
If You're Looking to Admire the Architecture: Anywhere
One of the countrie's largest architecture festivals, Architecture and the City, takes place all month long, and features walking tours, festivals, exhibitions, lectures and more. This year's theme is "Secret City," and will uncover the many layers of San Francisco and how architecture and design play a key role in the ever-changing landscape. Find a hotel.
If You're Looking for a Weekend Filled with Culture: SOMA
The Yerba Buena Gardens Festivals takes place on Sept. 2 with Linda Tillery joining Kugelplex for an "klezmer old-world soul party." Bring your rock 'n' roll energy to the party and then head to a nearby hotel for some rest and relaxation. Find a hotel.
If You Want to Experience an Animal Adventure: Sunset
Labor Day is Neighbor Day at the San Francisco Zoo &Gardens. Spend the day at this 100-acre park and visit the more than 1,000 exotic, rescued and endangered animals. Sept. 4 is the last day to take a walk along the Nature Trail and catch the Wildlife Theater Shows. Bonus points for San Francisco Residents: Special pricing will be offered. After you've visited the zoo, take a walk along Ocean Beach, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and wind down in a nearby hotel. Find a hotel.
If You Want to Enjoy Labor Day on the Otherside of the Golden Gate Bridge: Sausalito
More than 30,000 people come into Sausalito during Labor Day weekend for the annual Sausalito Art Festival. If you're wanting to celebrate the arts and partake in the cornucopia of food, beer and wine offerings while watching the special entertainment, you might want to make a weekend trip of it and stay at a nearby hotel in Sausalito or Marin, such as the highly rated Cavallo Point, The Lodge at Tiburon, and Waters Edge Hotel. Find a hotel.
Visit the event calendar for a complete list of Labor Day Weekend events and activities happening across the San Francisco Bay Area.
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