Located near downtown San Francisco, moments from the Moscone Convention Center, public transportation, great shopping and nightlife, Hotel Bijou, WorldHotels Crafted brings together historic elegance, modern comfort and eclectic style like few hotels near Union Square. With a unique spirit that reflects our personal energy, this landmark hotel was built in 1914 and recently underwent a recent renovation. The result is an Art Deco design that transports you to the roaring 20s while offering all the contemporary amenities you expect from plush pillows, luxury linens, reliable high-speed Internet to high end toiletries.
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Relax in one of our newly renovated guest rooms featuring a historic art deco design, high-end toiletries and the necessary technology we all expect in today’s day and age. Unwind with an in-room spa massage, in the evening join us at Gibson restaurant featuring live-fire cooking, custom crafted cocktails, a pop art mural on the ceiling, nostalgic upbeat music, and for those seeking the full experience, a carefully curated tasting menu with a behind the scenes kitchen tour of how the unique experience is brought to life, a truly divine indulgence. After a day of traveling, having meetings or exploring San Francisco.
Our central Union Square location puts the best of San Francisco at your doorstep. From shopping, dining and strolling in the immediate neighborhood to visiting landmarks such as Fisherman’s Wharf, Alcatraz Island, Golden Gate Park, the Powell Street Cable Car Line, Oracle Park, and more, Hotel Bijou is the perfect home base for your California experience. We are also conveniently close to the Bay to Breakers race and San Francisco Pride.
Come to Hotel Bijou, WorldHotels Crafted and experience timeless architectural beauty and vibrant ambiance amidst the colorful and innovative people who make San Francisco one of the most iconic cities in the world.
1.1 mile(s) from California Pacific Medical Center, CResearch Institute, Sutter Health Affiliate 475 Brannan St #130, San Francisco, CA 94107
4.1 mile(s) from UCSF Medical Center, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143
1.4 mile(s) from Zynga, 699 8th St, San Francisco, CA 94103
1.9 mile(s) from Charles Schwab, 211 Main St, San Francisco, CA 94105
4 block(s) from William Sonoma, 340 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94108
3.5 mile(s) from Lucas Film, 1110 Gorgas Ave, San Francisco, CA 94129
2 mile(s) from Levi Straus, 1155 Battery St, San Francisco, CA 94111
1.4 mile(s) from Splunk, 270 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94107
0.80 mile(s) from Salesforce, 415 Mission St 50th floor, San Francisco, CA 94105
1.3 mile(s) from AIRBNB, 888 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94103
1.6 mile(s) from Gap HQ, 2 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94105
2.7 mile(s) from OLD NAVY HQ, 550 Terry A Francois Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94158
0.7 mile(s) from Grammarly, Inc, 548 Market St #35410, San Francisco, CA 94104
1.3 mile(s) from Wells Fargo, 464 California St, San Francisco, CA 94104
6 mile(s) from Recology, 501 Tunnel Ave, San Francisco, CA 94134
1 mile(s) from Malcolm Drilling, 92 Natoma St # 400, San Francisco, CA 94105
1.4 mile(s) from California Physicians Ins, 50 Beale St, San Francisco, CA 94105
1.5 mile(s) from U.S. Citizenship and Immi, 444 Washington St, San Francisco, CA 94111
1.5 mile(s) from BNP Paribas, 1 Front St, San Francisco, CA 94111
0.6 mile(s) from McKesson Corporation, 1 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94101
1.5 mile(s) from PGE Corp, 77 Beale St # 0
San Francisco, CA 94105-1890
8 mile(s) from Laguna Honda Hosp & Reha, 375 Laguna Honda Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94116-1499
1.5 mile(s) from Advent Software Inc, 600 Townsend St # 5 San Francisco, CA 94103-4945
2.20 mile(s) from Fisherman's Wharf, a world famous tourist attraction and a thriving and vibrant local neighborhood and commercial area. Home to world-class dining, shopping, hotels and endless entertainment opportunities. As the home of San Francisco's fishing fleet, docked along Jefferson Street, Fisherman's Wharf is the important center of our San Francisco's historic fishing industry. You can still see fishermen at work on 'Fish Alley' neighborhood. The Wharf area is also the launching point for Bay cruises and charters. Family Entertainment is a neighborhood specialty with San Francisco's sea lions, Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum. Musee Mecanique and the Aquarium of the Bay at Pier 39 among others.
2.00 block(s) from Moscone Center, the George R. Moscone Convention Center, popularly known as the Moscone Center, is the largest convention and exhibition complex in San Francisco, California. The complex consists of three main halls spread out across three blocks and 87 acres in the South of Market neighborhood.
4.00 block(s) from Union Square, the retail and cultural hub of San Francisco. It boasts the city's largest collection of luxury, department and boutique shopping, making it one of the premier tourist attractions in the Western United States. A spectacular selection of hotels, art galleries, salons and theaters also contribute to the area's cosmopolitan, 24-hour character. The center of the neighborhood is a landmark park bordered by Geary, Powell, Post and Stockton Streets. Built in 1850 Union Square was the gathering sight for pro-Union demonstrations on the eve of the Civil War. The historic park was named by San Francisco's first mayor, John Geary, in remembrance of the rallies.
1.10 mile(s) from China Town, one of the oldest and most established Chinatown's in the United States. Beyond iconic Dragon's Gate, a bustling maze of streets and alleys bring with dim sum joints and other traditional eateries. Also found are herbalists bakeries, souvenir shops, dark cocktail lounges and karaoke bars. There are ornate temples, including the landmark Tien How, as well as the Chinese Historical Society of America Museum.
1.10 mile(s) from Nob Hill, a neighborhood of San Francisco, California that is known for its numerous luxury hotels and historic mansions. Nob Hill has historically served as a center of San Francisco's upper class. Nob Hill is among the highest-income neighborhoods in the United States, as well as one of the most desirable and expensive real estate markets in the country. Nob Hill is a luxury destination in San Francisco, owing to its numerous Michelin-starred restaurants, boutiques, cultural institutions, art galleries and historic landmarks. The neighborhood is named after on of San Francisco's original 'Seven Hills'.
4.4 mile(s) from Chrissy Fields, a former U.S. Army airfield, is now part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area in San Francisco, California, United States. Historically part of the Presidio of San Francisco, Crissy Field closed as an airfield after 1974.
5.5 mile(s) from Golden Gate Bridge, is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate, the one-mile-wide strait connecting San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean. The structure links the U.S. city of San Francisco, California—the northern tip of the San Francisco Peninsula—to Marin County, carrying both U.S. Route 101 and California State Route 1 across the strait.
The bridge is one of the most internationally recognized symbols of San Francisco and California.
2.5 mile(s) from Alcatraz Island, once home to some of America’s most notorious criminals, the federal penitentiary that operated here from 1934 to 1963 brought a dark mystique to 'The Rock'. The presence of infamous inmates, like Al 'Scarface' Capone and the 'Birdman' Robert Stroud, helped to establish the Island’s notoriety. Today, the island's facilities are managed by the National Park Service as part of Golden Gate National Recreation Area; it is open to tours. Visitors can reach the island in a little under 15 minutes by ferry ride from Pier 33, located between the San Francisco Ferry Building and Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco. Hornblower Cruises and Events, operating under the name Alcatraz Cruises, is the official ferry provider to and from the island.
2.5 mile(s) from Angel Island, a California State Park, wildlife preserve and one of the finest historical sites in the Bay Area that includes military garrisons and compounds from every major war dating back to the U.S. Civil War.
Also known as the 'Ellis Island of the West', Angel Island’s Immigration Station was the first stop for millions of Pacific Basin, Asian and Russian immigrants entering the United States. Angel Island has campsites, hiking and biking trails plus panoramic views of San Francisco.
3.5 mile(s) from Fort Mason, once known as San Francisco Port of Embarkation, US Army, in San Francisco, California, is a former United States Army post located in the northern Marina District, alongside San Francisco Bay. Fort Mason served as an Army post for more than 100 years, initially as a coastal defense site and subsequently as a military port facility. During World War II, it was the principal port for the Pacific campaign. Today it is part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and the site of several cultural facilities. The entire fort area is listed as a historic district on the National Register of Historic Places, with 49 buildings of historic significance, spread over 1,200 acres. While the lower port area is a National Historic Landmark District, designated for its role in World War II.
2.2 mile(s) from San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, located in San Francisco, California, United States. The park includes a fleet of historic vessels, a visitor center, a maritime museum, and a library/research facility. The park used to be referred to as the San Francisco Maritime Museum.
1.5 mile(s) from Oracle Park, a baseball park located in the South Beach neighborhood of San Francisco, California. Since 2000, it has served as the home of the San Francisco Giants, the city's Major League Baseball (MLB) franchise. Originally named Pacific Bell Park, then SBC Park, then AT&T Park, the stadium's current name was adopted in 2019.The park stands along the San Francisco Bay, a segment of which is named McCovey Cove in honor of former Giants player Willie McCovey.
1.7 mile(s) from The Embarcadero, along the city’s eastern shoreline, is home to several waterfront attractions. With its iconic clock tower, the 1898 Ferry Building is a major food lover's draw, featuring restaurants such as the acclaimed Slanted Door, plus gourmet shops and a popular farmers' market. A series of piers offers ferries to Alcatraz Island, science exhibits at the Exploratorium, restaurants and Bay Bridge views.
2 mile(s) from Castro District, commonly referred to as the Castro, is a neighborhood in Eureka Valley in San Francisco. Having transformed from a working-class neighborhood through the 1960s and 1970s, the Castro remains one of the most prominent symbols of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) activism and events in the world.
3 mile(s) from Mission District, named for the 1776-built Mission Dolores, the Mission District is an exuberant, evolving neighborhood with Latino roots and a hipster vibe. Old-school taquerias and eclectic live-music clubs mix with chef-driven eateries and craft cocktail lounges. There are also tattoo parlors, gourmet ice cream shops and Dolores Park, a popular weekend hangout with skyline views. Vibrant murals line streets such as Clarion Alley.
2.2 mile(s) from Pier 39, a shopping center and popular tourist attraction built on a pier in San Francisco, California. At Pier 39, there are shops, restaurants, a video arcade, street performances, the Aquarium of the Bay, virtual 3D rides, and views of California sea lions hauled out on docks on Pier 39's marina.
3.9 mile(s) from Haight Ashbury, birthplace of the 1960s counterculture movement, Haight-Ashbury draws a lively, diverse crowd looking to soak up the historic hippie vibe. Upper Haight Street is a hodgepodge of vintage clothing boutiques, record shops, bookstores, dive bars and casual, eclectic restaurants. Bordering Golden Gate Park, the neighborhood features many colorful, well-preserved Victorian homes, including the storied Grateful Dead House.
3 mile(s) from Golden Gate Park, the third most visited park in the United States. While the park is free to visit during the day, popular attractions charge admission, such as de Young Museum, California Academy of Sciences and the Conservatory of Flowers. The park is filled with gardens, museums, art, flowers, trees, lakes, birds and wildlife. There are also plenty of opportunities to participate in sports, clubs and other activities. Browse the site for information on parking, maps, weddings, hotels, permits, making reservations, transportation, contact numbers, and the history of Golden Gate Park.
1.6 mile(s) from Japantown, San Francisco’s Japantown has been the center of the Bay Area’s Japanese and Japanese American community since 1906. It continues to be an exciting place to explore and find authentic Japanese culture, restaurants and shops. If you’re in San Francisco Japantown, you’re lucky as there are only three Japantown’s left in the U.S. (and San Francisco’s is the largest, and oldest). All three are in California.
0.6 mile(s) from San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, commonly known as SFMOMA is a modern art museum located in San Francisco, California. A nonprofit organization, SFMOMA holds an internationally recognized collection of modern and contemporary art, and was the first museum on the West Coast devoted solely to 20th-century art. The museum's current collection includes over 33,000 works of painting, sculpture, photography, architecture, design, and media arts. They are displayed in 170,000 square feet of exhibition space, making the museum one of the largest in the United States overall, and one of the largest in the world for modern and contemporary art.
12 mile(s) from Ocean Beach, located on the west coast of San Francisco, California, United States, bordering the Pacific Ocean. It is adjacent to Golden Gate Park, the Richmond District, and the Sunset District.
2 mile(s) from De Young Museum, The M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, commonly referred to as the de Young, is a fine arts museum located in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, and one of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco along with the Legion of Honor. The de Young is named for early San Francisco newspaperman M. H. de Young.
1.7 mile(s) from Chase Center, an indoor arena in the Mission Bay neighborhood of San Francisco, California. The building is the home venue for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and occasionally for San Francisco Dons men's basketball. The Warriors, who have been located in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1962, played their home games at Oakland Arena in Oakland from 1971 to 2019. Chase Center opened on September 6, 2019, and seats 18,064 fans for Warriors games. The arena also includes the Warriors’ practice facility known as the Biofreeze Performance Center.
Gibson, on premises, Full Service, American, Open for: dinner
1 block(s) from Mikkeler, Bar/Lounge, International, Open for: dinner
2 block(s) from Jasper's Corner Tap and K, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner
5 block(s) from Le Colonial, Bar/Lounge, French, Open for: dinner
2 block(s) from Johns Grill, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner,
5 mile(s) from Scalas, Full Service, Italian, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
1 block(s) from Old Siam Thai, Bar/Lounge, Thai, Open for: lunch
1 block(s) from Punjab Restaurant, Full Service, Indian, Open for: dinner
.50 mile(s) from CA College of Arts, 1111 8th St, San Francisco, CA 94107
.60 mile(s) from Academy of Art, 180 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94105
12.7 mile(s) from UC Berkeley
21 mile(s) from San Mateo
1.00 block(s) from Westfield San Francisco City Center, the only indoor mall type shopping experience within Union Square. Located on Market Street at Powell Street, inside besides Nordstrom and Bloomingdale's as well as six levels in two conjoined buildings of over 200 shops and eateries.
5.00 block(s) from Crocker Galleria, featuring a spectacular glass pavilion soaring above three levels of specialty shops and services and a whole level of eateries serving a vast array of ethnic and specialty foods you so often find in the San Francisco culinary landscape. There is a plenitude of comfortable seating all through the Galleria on every floor. You can eat outside, feeling fresh and sunny or protected at the same time from inclement weather.
6.00 block(s) from Maiden Lane, a pedestrian mall located in San Franciso, California, United States. A former section of the city's red light district, Maiden Lane is now home to high-end boutiques and art galleries. The street also serves as the location of San Francisco's only Frank Lloyd Wright designed building.
1.00 mile(s) from Embarcadero Center, a commercial complex of five office towers, two hotels, a shopping center with more than 125 stores, bars and restaurants, two movie theaters, and fitness center on three levels. There is an outdoor ice skating rink during winter months.
2.00 mile(s) from Cow Hallow, over 200 retail stores encompass the Union Street/Cow Hollow shopping district. There are no big department stores here. Among the unique collection of individually owned shops are some recognizable names like M.A.C. Cosmetics, Nine West, Sephora®, Bebe®, and L'Occitane. Starbucks, Jamba Juice and KFC/Taco Bell® are here too. But the bulk of the retail establishments are unique, some kitschy, some elegant. Nearly half of the stores in Cow Hollow are either beauty or health.
12.00 mile(s) from San Francisco International Airport
18.00 mile(s) from Oakland International Airport
18.00 mile(s) from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport