San Francisco Romantic Getaway Ideas

Planning a Romantic Getaway to San Francisco

There's a reason that San Francisco is one of the most popular cities to visit in America. It is one of the most naturally beautiful and culturally diverse places in the world. San Francisco is known for its outstanding cuisine, eco-friendly attitude and easygoing and laid-back vibe. There are countless legendary attractions in town from the Presidio to Alcatraz to the stunning Golden Gate Bridge. If you want to take a romantic vacation that will delight your senses, then San Francisco is definitely your place.


How to Get Around San Francisco

Fly to San Francisco

Getting to San Francisco is easy thanks to three airports in the area with excellent public transportation options. The most popular airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International Airport (SFO), which is located in San Francisco proper. Guests arriving at SFO can take the BART train from the airport into the city, or they can choose from a slew of taxi or shuttle options. Oakland International Airport is located in the nearby city of Oakland. The BART train also goes into the city from the airport, and it is only a short ride to the heart of downtown. The third airport option in San Francisco is the Mineta San Jose International Airport. Guests that arrive in San Jose can get into the city via the BART train or Caltrain.

Getting Around San Francisco

Once you get to San Francisco, there are many ways to get around the city that is hassle-free. The city has the BART train, which operates like a subway and goes to many of the most popular neighborhoods. There is also the Muni bus and streetcar, which services all of the city and most suburban areas. Finally, Uber, Lyft, and other ridesharing services are very popular in San Francisco, and they offer a convenient way to get to where you need to go.


Where to Stay on your Honeymoon in San Francisco

When planning a romantic trip to San Francisco, consider booking a hotel suite. With a suite, you have plenty of space to spread out and relax and you can enjoy things like dining from the privacy of your own room. One great spot for hotel suites in San Francisco is Fairmont Heritage Place, Ghirardelli Square. This red-brick hotel is just steps from some of the most popular city attractions, and it offers services like 24-hour butlers and broad terraces with bay views.

Another good option for a romantic hotel suite in San Francisco is Hotel Adagio. This hotel is located in the center of downtown, and one of its best perks is its award-winning spa - perfect for a couple's massage.

Suiteness has an entire collection of the best one-bedroom hotel suites in San Francisco for you to choose from. Can't decide? Just ask a concierge - our team is here to assist 24/7 :)


Things to Do on Your Honeymoon in San Francisco

If your romantic getaway to San Francisco happens to be your honeymoon (or even anniversary for that matter), there are lots of things you can do in the city that will ensure you and your sweetheart have the time of your lives. To spend time outside in the gorgeous city, visit Golden Gate Park. While there, check out the Garden of Shakespeare's Flowers, a spot filled with the blooms mentioned in the bard's poetry. We've been told by guests that it is ultra romantic. Or cross the Golden Gate Bridge hand-in-hand! The walk across is 1.7 miles, and it offers stunning views of the skyline, the ocean, and Alcatraz.If you love views, treat yourself to dinner at the Top of the Mark. This restaurant on the 19th floor of a building features martinis and great views of twinkling city lights.

There's just so much to do in San Francisco that this post could go on forever. But we've listed some of the best options for every traveler in our guide to San Francisco! For the nature-loving couple, pick a trail and go on a hike in the Bay Area. Have a bucket-list of most famous sight-seeing options in San Francisco? Try our guide to the most popular attractions in San Francisco. Or maybe just plan an outdoor activity from this list of top things to do in San Francisco.

The Most Romantic Restaurants San Francisco

The Mark is a great place for a romantic meal, but when it comes to dining and drinking, there are countless options in San Francisco.

Once you leave your hotel suite, consider having a meal at Gary Danko. This is a San Francisco classic serving upscale American food in an elegant setting. Cafe Jacqueline is a French restaurant, tucked away in North Beach and has delicious desserts to pair with champagne. Or, if you're looking for a more casual outing, try having a meal at China Live. This brand new culinary destination has restaurants, bars, and markets - all serving up delicious Asian delicacies.


Grab a Drink on your Honeymoon in San Francisco

Sharing a cocktail with your loved one is a romantic way to connect. There are tons of excellent watering holes in the city that offer a wide variety of drinks to quench travelers' thirst. For one of the city's best wine lists, visit Spruce. This restaurant with an outstanding wine list has won the Wine Spectator Grand Award. Another romantic spot for wine that a lot of travelers enjoy is The Barrel Room. This cozy wine bar has Victorian-style decor, and they also mix up delicious craft cocktails. San Francisco is also home to countless quality breweries. Why not go on a trip to see how beer is made or taste some delicious craft brews? Check out breweries like Novel Brewing, Temescal Brewing and Seven Stills Brewery and Distillery. For more information, refer to our guide to top restaurants in San Francisco.


If you're planning to book a romantic getaway to San Francisco, try using Suiteness to make your arrangements for a hotel suite. Suiteness provides 24/7 personal concierge services complimentary with every booking to help with planning the trip. We offer everything from suite recommendations, show tickets, dinner reservations and even handle special requests in-suite.