The Hotel Vitale is ideally located on the Embarcadero offering superb views overlooking the Bay Bridge and Treasure Island. With a contemporary yet understated design, the hotel blends location and style perfectly.
Located right on the Embarcadero with amazing views over the Bay Bridge and Treasure Island
The Americano Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge is one the best places to head to at night anywhere in the city
An understated design-led hotel offering a blend of location and style
With 200 rooms, the Vitale isn’t really a boutique hotel, yet certainly feels like one. The hotel has won many design awards, blending earthy, neutral colours to create an unassuming yet tastefully interesting feel.
Vitale has a privileged location overlooking the Bay Bridge and the Ferry Building, a former transport hub turned gourmet emporium. One Ferry building has an amazing market on Saturday mornings, foodie delights are then served from morning until night inside the market hall the rest of the week.
Ideally, try and go for the Superior Water View Rooms with partial harbour views, or even better the Deluxe Waterfront King Rooms offering better views. For families they have a Family Studio with two queen beds and also a sofa bed. Other rooms include the Superior Room which looks over the inner courtyard, the Deluxe City View rooms which lookout away from the harbour. For total indulgence, the Deluxe Circular Panoramic Suite offer the ultimate views and bags of space.
The Americano Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge is one of the places to visit in town, offering a wonderful Italian-Californian inspired menu and adjacent cocktail lounge complete with picture perfect views. This does get very busy so we would recommend booking a table over the weekend period. The Americano Restaurant is also a great place to enjoy a healthy breakfast or a long larger brunch at the weekends
The hotel's pride and joy is its spa which has many different treatments and uses some of the highest quality lotions and potions. The best part about it is the bathtubs on the roof, don't worry they are private!
When to visit
A great place to stay on a Friday evening as there is a fantastic market opposite in one Ferry Building on a Saturday morning from 8am
Located on Mission Street on the Embarcadero Waterfront in the Financial District of San Francisco. Hotel Vitale is directly across from the historic Ferry Building Marketplace, San Francisco's gourmet destination.
11-hour 15-minute direct flight from London to San Francisco, with British Airways or Virgin Atlantic. The drive from the airport to Hotel Vitale is 30-minutes.
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