San Francisco Shopping & Dining
Our San Francisco Union Square Hotel's Near Pier 39 & Ghiradelli Square
da Vinci Villa is nestled just one block from the vibrant Russian Hill neighborhood with its Polk Street Cafe's, Restaurants, Day Spa's, and Specialty Shops within a few blocks of our San Francisco hotel. Located perfectly near Chinatown and Ghirardelli Square, our hotel is the ideal spot for anyone looking to see the best sites and catch the best shopping and dining. At PIER 39, the most famous shopping and dining spot in the city, you can work up an appetite for fantastic dining in all of the best nearby spots.
Start your day out at our very own Caffé Como and enjoy your delicious breakfast . Then stroll up to Tulip Salon on Polk for a new hair style or pamper yourself to a massage or facial at Teashi Day Spa followed by a nice lunch at Crave across from Peet's Coffee.
Now it's off to an afternoon of upscale San Francisco shopping on Union and Chestnut Streets where you can find homemade hand soap from Lush Bath Products, a new pair of shoes from Smash Shoes, or just have fun window shopping.
Ghirardelli Square is also just a few short blocks away where you can tour the chocolate factory, take a walk on the beach, or take a world famous cable car ride. For a fine dining experience on the water front you can't go wrong with McCormick & Kuleto's where you can enjoy great seafood and a glass of wine. You may also choose to bypass seafood and try The Pub for a plate of their pork ribs made Louisiana style. There are just so many choices to choose from.
Just to the East of Russian Hill is the famed Union Square shopping area with art galleries, upscale department stores such as Nieman Marcus, Sak's, Tiffany and Macy's.
Or just a short walk from Union Square, you can enjoy all the wonders of San Francisco China Town full of fun shops and family owned restaurants.
There is much to do and see in this exciting city and at the end of the day you can relax and unwind at da Vinci Villa.