San Francisco for Couples
If you are here for a long vacation or just the weekend, we invite to stay at the Washington Square Inn, one of the most romantic places in San Francisco. There are many activities near the hotel that are a must see. Here are some suggestions we have for our couples planning a getaway in the Bay Area of San Francisco, California.
Almo Square is one of the most photographed locations in San Francisco and an attraction you don’t want to miss. The colorful Victorian row houses with the city in the distance are one of the most popular views of San Francisco. Don’t miss out on this romantic stroll.
Take a Walk Down Lombard Street
We’re sure you have seen Lombard Street on television or in movies, but you will want to see it for yourself. A short walk from the Washington Square Inn you will find Lombard Street, the steepest street in the world. You will have the chance to drive or walk down this crazy curvy road between Hyde St. and Leavenworth St.
Ride a Cable Car
Take a ride on the historic cable cars of San Francisco, hang on to the poles as it clatters down the streets. With stops near the Washington Square Inn this is a great experience.
Best Place to Watch the Sunset in San Francisco
For the best view of the city venture to Coit Tower, Twin Peaks, Sterling Park, and the Cliff House. The panoramic view of San Francisco and the Bay area is the perfect conclusion to a romantic getaway in San Francisco.
Napa Valley and the Wine Country
While staying at the Washington Square Inn, you simply must visit some of the vineyards in the famed California wine country! Just a short drive and you will find yourself amidst many of the most famous wineries in the world. California’s wines account for over 90% of the production in North America, making it the world’s fourth largest producer. Visit the Napa Valley and Sonoma vineyards to experience both mass production facilities and the smaller boutique wineries that have become favorites of many San Francisco locals. Read more…