San Francisco is undeniably on of the sexiest cities in North America. So, it’s no surprise it’s one of America’s favorite romantic getaway destinations for couples. You’ll leave your heart in San Francisco.
The Best Romantic Hotels in San Francisco
Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco at Embarcadero
Couples looking for a romantic hotel in San Francisco should consider Four Seasons at Embarcadero. The hotel is located on the top 11 floors of a 48 story building so the rooms have magnificent views of the Bay Area. A 5 star hotel it is absolute luxury, which is perfect for couples on a romantic escape. The hotel is located in the heart of the city a short walk from Chinatown. This is an excellent choice for a wedding night hotel or for your anniversary or any other romantic occasion.
The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco
No, that’s not a picture of the temple of Aphrodite, it’s actually The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco. It’s one of the sexiest hotels in San Francisco perfect for your honeymoon, or just a romantic getaway. The rooms are large and luxurious with beautiful marble bathrooms. The hotel is located next to Chinatown and is on the cable car lie so it’s easy to get around. This is an exceptionally romantic hotel and is an excellent choice for couples looking for romance.
Fairmont San Francisco
The magnificent Fairmont San Francisco is a wonderful hotel for couples. The grand building offers wonderful views of the bay and some very romantic dining. Located at the junction where San Francisco’s three cable car lines meet, it’s super easy to get anywhere from this wonderful hotel. Couples love it.
The St Regis San Francisco
The St Regis San Francisco is located in the upmarket SOMA district across the road from Yerba Buena Gardens. Couples love the location. They also love the deep soaking tubs in every room. The St Regis San Francisco has a spa, as well as an excellent restaurant, and a very classy cocktail bar. It is one of the most romantic hotels in San Francisco.
Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco
Yes San Francisco has two Four Seasons Hotels. Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco is located right in the center of the city a 5 minute walk from Union Square. The hotel has a lovely spa, and an excellent restaurant. It’s a Four Seasons, so you know it’s luxurious. This is an excellent choice for a romantic getaway in San Francisco.
The Fairmont Heritage Place Ghirardelli Square
Couples love this romantic beachside resort. Fairmont Heritage Place Ghirardelli Square is only 2 minutes walk from the beach. This is luxury apartment style living a stone’s throw from Fisherman’s Wharf. The romantic terrace with it’s wonderful fire pits is sure to be a hit with couples in the evening.
Taj Campton Place
Taj Campton Place is located just steps away from Union Square in the center of San Francisco. Couples love the romantic window seats, the magnificent views, and 2 Michelin starred restaurant. It is a sensational choice for a romantic getaway in San Francisco.
Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
Famous for its magnificent glass domed roof and incredible chandeliers Palace Hotel is a San Francisco icon. This sexy hotel is the perfect place for romance. It is a popular couples escape. Located in the heart of the financial district the Palace Hotel is home to not one but two of San Francisco’s best restaurants. You’ll love your sexy couples getaway in this romantic hotel.
1 Hotel San Francisco
1 Hotel San Francisco is a romantic waterfront 5 star hotel offering wonderful views of the historic ferry building. There’s a lovely rooftop terrace and a magnificent restaurant. This is a great location for a romantic weekend in San Francisco.
Mansion on Sutter
Couples looking for more boutique accommodation will love Mansion on Sutter. This magnificent property offers some extraordinarily luxurious suites. The Royal Suite is ENORMOUS. Located on the edge of the city center about a mile and a half from Union Square.
Affordable Romantic Hotels in San Francisco
citizenM San Francisco Union Square
Couples looking for a cheaper romantic hotel in San Francisco will love the compact but stylish rooms at citizenM San Francisco Union Square. While the rooms are very small and best suited to a fun romantic weekend rather than a long stay, they are really nice and make the most of the space with GREAT windows.
Romantic Getaways in the Bay Area
Oceano Hotel and Spa Half Moon Bay Harbor
Oceano Hotel and Spa Half Moon Bay Harbor offer a perfect romantic getaway in the Bay Area. Best of all it is totally affordable. It’s an excellent choice for a short couples weekend by the beach. Best of all it’s a 5 minute walk from a brewery.
The Lodge at Bodega Bay
The Lodge at Bodega Bay is a great place for a couples getaway. This upmarket lodge is located on the Coast Highway at Bodega Bay. Featuring a small spa, a pool, and a romantic hot tub it is a popular romantic getaway for couples all over the Bay Area.
Duchamp Hotel – Downtown Healdsburg
With just 6 private suites Duchamp Hotel in Downtown Healdsburg is rather exclusive. It is also very romantic, perfect for a couples getaway. It’s very close to the famous Single Thread Farm restaurant and offers a luxurious, relaxing weekend away for anyone in the Bay Area.
Romantic Getaways in Sonoma
Ledson Hotel & Zina Lounge
Ledson Hotel & Zina Lounge is a lovely heritage building in Sonoma. The rooms are beautifully furnished and very romantic with fireplaces in every room. Explore the wineries of Sonoma Wine Country.
This is a beautiful hotel in the perfect location for a romantic couples weekend. It is close to the French Laundry in the heart of Napa Valley Wine Country. A 5 star hotel it offers a luxurious escape for discerning couples. There is a lovely outdoor pool and hot tub, as well as a luxurious spa, and an excellent restaurant. But couples really come here for the luxurious rooms, the romantic ambience, and the location in the best part of Napa Valley.
North Block Hotel
Located in Napa Valley a short walk from the French Laundry, this hotel is a wonderful base for a romantic getaway in Napa Valley. There is so much to do here for couples, at least there is if you enjoy eating and drinking! Napa Valley is foodie heaven and North Block hotel puts you right in the heart of it.
Auberge du Soleil, An Auberge Resort
Auberge du Soleil is a 5 star resort in the the Napa Valley. In addition to its location in the heart of California’s best wine region it has some wonderful romantic touches including some very romantic outdoor bathtubs and showers. Couples love this hotel for a romantic getaway in Napa Valley.
Indian Springs Resort & Spa
Couples love Indian Springs Resort & Spa in Calistoga, it is a wonderful place to spend a weekend with your lover. There is a lovely outdoor pool, a romantic hot tub, and of course a spa. Nearby activities include golf, wineries, and of course the Indian Springs mud baths, if you’re a mudder, are only a short walk away.
Embrace Calistoga is a charming romantic bed and breakfast. And what a breakfast they provide, it is a four course breakfast fit for a king. Embrace Calistoga is close to great wineries and fabulous restaurants, as well as the petrified forest. It’s easy to spend 3-4 days here and not run out out of things to see and do.