Best Areas to Stay in San Francisco for Lunar New Year
Whether you celebrate Chinese New Year or Tet, the Vietnamese New Year, San Francisco is the perfect place to welcome the Year of the Ox. If you're looking to stay in the city for Lunar New Year, you will want to book your room in advance as nearby hotels fill up quickly.
Where to Stay to Celebrate the Year of the Ox All Over San Francisco: Union Square
Union Square is a transportation hub, which makes it easy to explore different areas of San Francisco during the celebration. Here, you’ll also have a wider variety of options, from posh to minimalist, as many of the city’s hotels are located in this neighborhood.
Where to Stay in San Francisco for Authentic Activities: Chinatown
If you're looking to experience one of the biggest lunar new year celebrations outside of Asia, Chinatown is the neighborhood to visit. You'll also be steps from restaurants serving up traditional treats.
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